Home

September 10, 2014 - October 1, 2014

Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles
1023 Hilgard Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024


Nicola Verlato, Fulvio di Piazza, Marco Mazzoni and Agostino Arrivabene, four painters who interpret and innovate the figurative tradition in Italian art based on drawing, come ...

Enjoy a variety of Italian stories that will be discussed and analyzed in Italian by 3 different instructors on a rotating schedule meeting weekly. Open to intermediate and advanced students proficient in conversation. Material provided. This wonderful cultural activity is free of charge for ICC ...

After 3 years representing Italy in Los Angeles, Consul General Perrone will end his mandate in September. "It has been a great honor to serve Italy in City of Angels and in the South-West of the US," he indicated, extending his gratitude "to local authorities, business and individuals for their ...

The Belmont Society of Arts & Culture and Rex Hall is proud to introduce its first artist in residence, sculptor Jeanine Alfieri. Alfieri's solo exhibition, Ego versus Soul, is a collection of her latest works detailing her observations of our inner thoughts and actions as human beings.

 

...

Men of the Cloth is an inspiring portrait of three Italian master tailors who confront the decline of the apprentice system in the twilight of their career.

 

The film features U.S. tailors Nino Corvato and Joe Centofanti (who both work as traditional custom tailors) and Checchino Fonticoli, ...

by Michele Santulli


Si definisce 'mecenate' il cittadino che a proprie spese, liberamente, senza sollecitazione o interessi personali, provvede al restauro o alla costruzione o all'abbellimento di un monumento o di una chiesa o di una scuola o di un museo, ecc., oppure dona la propria collezione ...

Every year on the last weekend in August, Boston's North End celebrates the feast of Saint Anthony of Padua. The traditional event dates back to the early 20th century, when large numbers of southern Italians immigrated to the United States, settling in the urban centers of the North-East.

 

...

Though the Johnson City restaurant scene is tootling merrily along, Jonesborough's got reason to crow with the addition of the newly opened Black Olive Italian restaurant. Located on Jackson Boulevard, Black Olive is 15 minutes from Johnson City, about 25 or so from Greeneville, is easily ...

Artists of Italian descent have enriched American aesthetic culture, embracing new styles and techniques. Without limitation, they opened up to a variety of new styles with fresh ideas and imagination. Featured artists include world-renowned pop artist Charles Fazzino, as well as Westchester ...

The 10th edition of the annual Hollyshorts Film Festival returned to the Chinese Theater, featuring a selection of Italian short movies, including Sexy Shopping by Antonio Benedetto and Adam Selo, Voce Umana by Edoardo Ponti, The Escape by Ivano Di Natale and Alessandro De Vivo, Un uccello molto ...

by Giovanna Mancini

 

Se sul fronte dei macchinari per la ceramica le aziende italiane devono cedere il gradino più alto del podio ai concorrenti spagnoli, la gara è invece ancora a favore del made in Italy per quanto riguarda l'export di piastrelle nel mondo.

 

E se in termini di ...

Get your group together and come enjoy cari amici, great food, Fratellanza vino, joyful music and song, fun time and happy memories to cherish.

Co-hosted by the Fratellanza Men and Women

 

Chaired by: Rich and Mary Ann
Saturday SEPTEMBER 20, 2014
Cocktails 6:00pm Dinner 7:00pm
Dance Music by ...

The Italian American ONE VOICE Coalition, the nation's largest Italian American anti-bias group, is calling upon Ocean County Freeholder Candidate Timothy E. Ryan to apologize for a Facebook post that used a reference from the "Godfather" movie to stereotype his Italian American opponent, ...

PetraSlate Tile & Stone, a Denver-based wholesale distributor providing real stone materials for flooring, walls and roofing through contractors, interior designers, and retail outlets across the US, announced the inclusion of authentic Carrara white marble products to their already large ...

The Seattle Human Rights Commission is doubling down on its effort to purge Columbus Day from its list of city celebrations, and have it replaced in the Emerald City with "Indigenous Peoples' Day."

 

When Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492, the commission believes he was up ...

  • JUXTAPOZ ITALIANO Four Italian Artists Defy Convention
    JUXTAPOZ ...

    September 10, 2014 ...

  • Short Stories - Book club Fall 2014!
    Short Stories ...

    Enjoy a variety of ...

  • Consul General Perrone to end his mandate in L.A.
    Consul General ...

    After 3 years ...

  • Bronx BRIO Award Winner to Exhibit in Arthur Avenue's Rex Hall
    Bronx BRIO ...

    The Belmont Society ...

  • Explore the World of Italian American Artisans in Men of the Cloth
    Explore the ...

    Men of the Cloth is ...

  • Atina: Italoamericano fa ricostruire la grandiosa fontana della piazza principale a proprie spese
    Atina: ...

    by Michele Santulli

    ...
  • Celebrating Saint Anthony's Feast in Boston's North End
    Celebrating ...

    Every year on the ...

  • Black Olive brings Italian dining back to Jonesborough
    Black Olive ...

    Though the Johnson ...

  • ART & PERCEPTION: Featuring Contemporary Italian American Artists in Westchester County
    ART & ...

    Artists of Italian ...

  • Sexy Shopping shines a light on Italy at the 2014 Hollyshorts Film Fest
    Sexy Shopping ...

    The 10th edition of ...

  • Il made in Italy tiene il primato negli Usa
    Il made in ...

    by Giovanna Mancini

    ...
  • 14th Annual Italian Night Dinner Dance
    14th Annual ...

    Get your group ...

  • Italian American One Voice Coalition Blasts Ocean County Freeholder Candidate Tim Ryan for Stereotypical Depiction of Italian American Opponent on Facebook
    Italian ...

    The Italian ...

  • PetraSlate Tile & Stone Adds New Carrara Italian Marble Tile Product to Inventory
    PetraSlate ...

    PetraSlate Tile ...

  • Goodbye, Columbus: Seattle commission wants name stricken from holiday
    Goodbye, ...

    The Seattle Human ...

Prev Next Page:

JUXTAPOZ ITALIANO Four Italian Artists Defy Convention

JUXTAPOZ ITALIANO Four Italian Artists Defy Convention

September 10, 2014 - October 1, 2014 Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles1023 Hilgard AvenueLos Angeles, CA 90024 Nicola Verlato, Fulvio di Piazza, Marco Mazzoni and Agostino Arrivabene, four painters who interpret and innovate the figurative tradition in Italian art based on drawing, come together to demonstrate a dynamic process which establishes them as representatives of a new system of art consumption...

Short Stories - Book club Fall 2014!

Short Stories - Book club Fall 2014!

Enjoy a variety of Italian stories that will be discussed and analyzed in Italian by 3 different instructors on a rotating schedule meeting weekly. Open to intermediate and advanced students proficient in conversation. Material provided. This wonderful cultural activity is free of charge for ICC members only.   More detailed information and schedule of the meetings available online. Registrations open on September...

Consul General Perrone to end his mandate in L.A.

Consul General Perrone to end his mandate in L.A.

After 3 years representing Italy in Los Angeles, Consul General Perrone will end his mandate in September. "It has been a great honor to serve Italy in City of Angels and in the South-West of the US," he indicated, extending his gratitude "to local authorities, business and individuals for their outstanding cooperation and partnership." "Witnessing every day the appreciation Italy...

Bronx BRIO Award Winner to Exhibit in Arthur Avenue's Rex Hall

Bronx BRIO Award Winner to Exhibit in Arthur Avenue's Rex Hall

The Belmont Society of Arts & Culture and Rex Hall is proud to introduce its first artist in residence, sculptor Jeanine Alfieri. Alfieri's solo exhibition, Ego versus Soul, is a collection of her latest works detailing her observations of our inner thoughts and actions as human beings.   The show will run from October 1 through October 29, with the grand opening...

Explore the World of Italian American Artisans in Men of the Cloth

Explore the World of Italian American Artisans in Men of the Cloth

Men of the Cloth is an inspiring portrait of three Italian master tailors who confront the decline of the apprentice system in the twilight of their career.   The film features U.S. tailors Nino Corvato and Joe Centofanti (who both work as traditional custom tailors) and Checchino Fonticoli, who spends his entire career at Brioni, the luxury clothing firm based in Italy....

Atina: Italoamericano fa ricostruire la grandiosa fontana della piazza principal…

Atina: Italoamericano fa ricostruire la grandiosa fontana della piazza principale a proprie spese

by Michele Santulli Si definisce 'mecenate' il cittadino che a proprie spese, liberamente, senza sollecitazione o interessi personali, provvede al restauro o alla costruzione o all'abbellimento di un monumento o di una chiesa o di una scuola o di un museo, ecc., oppure dona la propria collezione d'arte o un'opera d'arte o la propria biblioteca alla pubblica istituzione in grado di...

Celebrating Saint Anthony's Feast in Boston's North End

Celebrating Saint Anthony's Feast in Boston's North End

Every year on the last weekend in August, Boston's North End celebrates the feast of Saint Anthony of Padua. The traditional event dates back to the early 20th century, when large numbers of southern Italians immigrated to the United States, settling in the urban centers of the North-East.   In Boston, they gathered in the North End neighborhood. The immigrants brought with...

Black Olive brings Italian dining back to Jonesborough

Black Olive brings Italian dining back to Jonesborough

Though the Johnson City restaurant scene is tootling merrily along, Jonesborough's got reason to crow with the addition of the newly opened Black Olive Italian restaurant. Located on Jackson Boulevard, Black Olive is 15 minutes from Johnson City, about 25 or so from Greeneville, is easily accessible and has a capacious parking lot.   I first encountered Black Olive's husband and wife...

ART & PERCEPTION: Featuring Contemporary Italian American Artists in Westche…

ART & PERCEPTION: Featuring Contemporary Italian American Artists in Westchester County

Artists of Italian descent have enriched American aesthetic culture, embracing new styles and techniques. Without limitation, they opened up to a variety of new styles with fresh ideas and imagination. Featured artists include world-renowned pop artist Charles Fazzino, as well as Westchester residents Rosemarie Cherundolo, Hank Rondina, Eleanora Grace, and sculptor B.A. D'Alessandro.   Exhibit dates: Saturday, September 13, 2014 through Friday,...

Sexy Shopping shines a light on Italy at the 2014 Hollyshorts Film Fest

Sexy Shopping shines a light on Italy at the 2014 Hollyshorts Film Fest

The 10th edition of the annual Hollyshorts Film Festival returned to the Chinese Theater, featuring a selection of Italian short movies, including Sexy Shopping by Antonio Benedetto and Adam Selo, Voce Umana by Edoardo Ponti, The Escape by Ivano Di Natale and Alessandro De Vivo, Un uccello molto serio by Lorenza Indovina, and The Age of Insecurity: A Day at...

Il made in Italy tiene il primato negli Usa

Il made in Italy tiene il primato negli Usa

by Giovanna Mancini   Se sul fronte dei macchinari per la ceramica le aziende italiane devono cedere il gradino più alto del podio ai concorrenti spagnoli, la gara è invece ancora a favore del made in Italy per quanto riguarda l'export di piastrelle nel mondo.   E se in termini di volumi ormai il primato è in mano ai produttori cinesi, l'Italia resta il...

14th Annual Italian Night Dinner Dance

14th Annual Italian Night Dinner Dance

Get your group together and come enjoy cari amici, great food, Fratellanza vino, joyful music and song, fun time and happy memories to cherish. Co-hosted by the Fratellanza Men and Women   Chaired by: Rich and Mary AnnSaturday SEPTEMBER 20, 2014Cocktails 6:00pm Dinner 7:00pmDance Music by George Campi Band   Read more   Source: http://fratellanzaclub.com    

Italian American One Voice Coalition Blasts Ocean County Freeholder Candidate Ti…

Italian American One Voice Coalition Blasts Ocean County Freeholder Candidate Tim Ryan for Stereotypical Depiction of Italian American Opponent on Facebook

The Italian American ONE VOICE Coalition, the nation's largest Italian American anti-bias group, is calling upon Ocean County Freeholder Candidate Timothy E. Ryan to apologize for a Facebook post that used a reference from the "Godfather" movie to stereotype his Italian American opponent, Freeholder Chairman Joseph H. Vicari.   The Facebook post (see screenshot enclosed) featured a photograph of Vicari with the...

PetraSlate Tile & Stone Adds New Carrara Italian Marble Tile Product to Inve…

PetraSlate Tile & Stone Adds New Carrara Italian Marble Tile Product to Inventory

PetraSlate Tile & Stone, a Denver-based wholesale distributor providing real stone materials for flooring, walls and roofing through contractors, interior designers, and retail outlets across the US, announced the inclusion of authentic Carrara white marble products to their already large selection of marble, slate and limestone tile inventory.   Although there are similar colors of white marble, Carrara tile, now available from...

Goodbye, Columbus: Seattle commission wants name stricken from holiday

Goodbye, Columbus: Seattle commission wants name stricken from holiday

The Seattle Human Rights Commission is doubling down on its effort to purge Columbus Day from its list of city celebrations, and have it replaced in the Emerald City with "Indigenous Peoples' Day."   When Christopher Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492, the commission believes he was up to no good.    Read more   Source: http://blog.seattlepi.com    

L'ambasciatore Talò ospite del comm. Acunto

L'ambasciatore Talò ospite del comm. Acunto

In occasione della breve visita a New York dell'Ambasciatore d'italia in Israele, ex Console Generale di New York, e la moglie Ornella, èstata organizzata una piacevole e amichevole serata in loro onore presso la Hudson Cliff House Mansion, residenza del Comm. Steve Acunto e signora Carol, sita nel quartiere Park Hill a sud ovest di Yonkers, luogo caratterizzato dalle belle...

On Chess: Super GM Caruana Comes Home

On Chess: Super GM Caruana Comes Home

Make no mistake, we want him back. In for his first visit to the U.S. Capital of Chess is Grandmaster Fabiano Caruana, one of only three players in the world with a chess rating that has surpassed the 2800 watermark.   He's here to pick a fight with the other two, Armenian GM Levon Aronian and World Champion GM Magnus Carlsen, as part...

Italy beat hosts US to relay gold on day one of Para-cycling Road World Champion…

Italy beat hosts US to relay gold on day one of Para-cycling Road World Championships

By Zjan Shirinian   Italy have won the first gold medal of the International Cycling Union Para-cycling Road World Championships, beating the hosts in the handcycling relay.   Vittorio Podesta, Luca Mazzone and Alex Zanardi powered to a time of 34 min 12.80sec on the 22.5-kilometre course at the BMW Performance Center in Greenville, South Carolina. With Italy and the United States having split relay...

Il Terrazzo Carmine: Old-school Italian is definitively delivered

Il Terrazzo Carmine: Old-school Italian is definitively delivered

More than two years after his untimely death, Carmine Smeraldo is still a presence at Il Terrazzo Carmine, in part because so much is still done his way at the restaurant he founded in 1984.   A portrait of him hangs near the entrance, where he used to welcome guests, many of them known to him. The nameplate simply says "Boss." Relaxed...

Photographic Exhibition Opening: ALEXO WANDAEL ITALIANY

Photographic Exhibition Opening: ALEXO WANDAEL ITALIANY

Italian fine art and fashion photographer Alexo Wandael's latest project is a visual celebration of Italians working, living and loving in New York through a series of black and white portraits on location.   The exhibition is a window into the Italian excellence here in New York. Stories of Italian human resources often not recognized back home, but evident here in a...

Piano Concert - Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 7:00pm

Piano Concert - Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 7:00pm

Acclaimed duo, Antonello D'Onofrio and Claudio Soviero, as part of their 2014 USA tour will present a selection of Italian and French classical music for Piano Four Hands.   Antonello d'Onofrio and Claudio Soviero both began their careers in music as piano prodigies. Equally distinguished for their dynamic playing of both contemporary and classical music, each pianist has been awarded countless national...

Lamborghini: Italian excellence from the fields to the racetrack

Lamborghini: Italian excellence from the fields to the racetrack

In the beginning was the tractor. Surprisingly enough, farm machinery is the forefather of an icon of automotive Made in Italy that has also become a symbol of elegance and strength worldwide: Lamborghini.   The history of one of the most celebrated Italian supercars, which has recently turned 50, begins in the 1960s in the Emilia Romagna region, not too far from...

Exhibition Opening, Strangers in a Strange Land: Italian-Language American Books

Exhibition Opening, Strangers in a Strange Land: Italian-Language American Books

September 10 (Wednesday) 5:30 pmExhibition Opening, Strangers in a Strange Land: Italian-Language American BooksThis exhibition of more than 150 Italian-language books, pamphlets, magazines, posters and sheet music reflects the vibrant culture of Italians in America who continued to live in their native language, from the 1880s to 1944. Exhibition continues to mid-October.   Sponsored by Seton Hall University, Walsh Gallery.400 So. Orange...

Announcing Italian Language and Culture Classes at the Italian American Museum

Announcing Italian Language and Culture Classes at the Italian American Museum

The Italian American Museum, in collaboration with the Italian American Committee on Education, invites you to learn Italian language and culture. The courses will begin in September for eleven (11) classes at a cost of $300.   We will have a "meet and greet" for you to meet the teachers and learn about the program on Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 from 6:00...

In Celebration of the Italian Spirit Singer/Songwriter/Producer Michéal Castaldo…

In Celebration of the Italian Spirit Singer/Songwriter/Producer Michéal Castaldo Plans Free Art Exhibit in Conjunction with His Concert, Sept. 21

Celebrated musical artist Michéal Castaldo has organized a special showcase of art that exalts the glories of Italy and her people.   The exhibit of original artwork—created by 15 professional artists—will be on display in the Grand Lobby of the South Orange Performing Arts Center (SOPAC) in South Orange, New Jersey, on September 21, 2014.

Columbus Day in Chicago, october 2014

Columbus Day in Chicago, october 2014

Dear Members and Friends, It's hard to believe, but the Columbus Day Parade is just a short month and a half away.   Columbus Day, a National Legal Holiday, is celebrated by Italian Americans honoring the feat of the great navigator. As you know, we invite all of our brothers and sisters of all ethnicities, race and culture to celebrate with us. This year,...

September 19 - Le Strade del Vino... del Veneto, Educational Wine Tasting Series

September 19 - Le Strade del Vino... del Veneto, Educational Wine Tasting Series

Join us at the ICCC for this new series of Educational Wine Tasting aimed to promote and encourage the Italian "Eno-gastronomic" tourism by showing the cultural, environmental, historical and social context of each region while tasting fine wine productions. This session will be lead by Friedel Landa, Owner of Selected Food & Beverage and Certified Sommelier and Daniel Romo, Owner...

Italian Heritage Festival has a new Home at The Coastal Discovery Museum at Hone…

Italian Heritage Festival has a new Home at The Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn

Back for its fifth annual celebration of the colorful culture of Italy, the Italian Heritage Festival will be held on Saturday, September 13th from 11am to 4pm. While the fun and fabulous food factor will remain the same, the festival is moving its location to the Coastal Discovery Museum at Honey Horn. What has made the festival so popular is that it offers something...

Mario Lanza Society Fall Luncheon

Mario Lanza Society Fall Luncheon

Celebrate the great voice and career of Mario Lanza with good food, music, friends and anyone interested in this beloved tenor. Activities include updates on the Society's events by President, Bill Ronayne, a live performance by an upcoming young opera singer, highlights from the Mario Lanza Show, a guest appearance by celebrated soprano Elaine Malbin and our usual "Name the...

L’Italia mostra a giornalisti e food blogger stranieri il suo pomodoro pelato

L’Italia mostra a giornalisti e food blogger stranieri il suo pomodoro pelato

In accordo e con la partecipazione di ANICAV, Associazione di categoria delle conserve vegetali, l'ICE-Agenzia organizza un'attività promozionale dedicata al settore, con particolare attenzione al pomodoro pelato.   In considerazione delle forti potenzialità che il pomodoro pelato presenta all'estero come ingrediente di base della cucina italiana, l'ICE ha ritenuto opportuno organizzare una missione in Italia di giornalisti specializzati del settore food, che...

A Brooklyn Dining Institution With Roots in Both Italy and a Great Love

A Brooklyn Dining Institution With Roots in Both Italy and a Great Love

by Charlotte Druckman   "We are the only ones left," the chef Anna Klinger reflects from a stool at Al di Là Vino, the bar next door to the trattoria of the same name, which she and her Italian husband Emiliano Coppa opened in Brooklyn's Park Slope nearly 16 years ago. "This stretch of Fifth Avenue was a dicey neighborhood."   She gestures towards...

Cucinelli Eyes Double-Digit Sales and Continued Profit Growth in 2015

Cucinelli Eyes Double-Digit Sales and Continued Profit Growth in 2015

Italian luxury cashmere maker Brunello Cucinelli forecast double-digit growth in earnings and sales both this year and next, after its net profit rose 18 percent to 15.6 million euros in the first half of 2014.   Cucinelli said on Sept. 27th, it had completed the sales campaign of its Spring/Summer 2015 men's collection and the women's one was also at an advanced...

Ligabue sbarca in America

Ligabue sbarca in America

Liga in America. L'Italia non basta a Luciano Ligabue. Dopo aver infiammato la penisola con il suo Mondovisione Tour, di cui sono state annunciate recentemente altre tre date (il 6 settembre a Torino, il 13 a Bologna e il 20 a Bari), il rocker di Correggio si prepara per la prima volta a sbarcare oltreoceano, con una mini-tournée fatta di...

Summer’s fading glow perfect for toasting Italian wines

Summer’s fading glow perfect for toasting Italian wines

by Eric Hanson These golden days of late August remind me of the enchanting sunlight in Tuscany. It's a perfect moment for toasting the end of summer with some Italian wine. While I enjoy Chianti, Pinot Grigio and Prosecco, I'm recommending some new discoveries.   The Casolari Trebbiano is a frizzante, a bubbly with less gas than a sparkling but still plenty of...

A Tavola con Barilla - at Academia Barilla restaurants

A Tavola con Barilla - at Academia Barilla restaurants

Good taste, Italian culinary tradition, original recipes, highest quality ingredients. The school of cooking and gastronomic culture becomes an emotion, a taste, an appetite: something to experience and share, Italian-style. The first Academia Barilla restaurant is born: high quality ingredients, Italian dishes, fast service, the enjoyment of a great meal.   Location: Academia Barilla Restaurants, (1290 Avenue of the Americas, New York,...

Tavares Headlining Annual Italian Feast of Saints Cosmas & Damian!

Tavares Headlining Annual Italian Feast of Saints Cosmas & Damian!

Join us NEXT WEEKEND in East Cambridge! It is that time of year, when the streets of East Cambridge will come alive for the 88th Annual Italian Feast of Saints Cosmas and Damian THIS WEEKEND (September 6 & 7). The feast will be celebrated on Warren Street in East Cambridge. As always, there will be a food festival, parades, amusement rides,...

Modern Furniture Store in Los Angeles Announcing Labor Day Sale On All Calligari…

Modern Furniture Store in Los Angeles Announcing Labor Day Sale On All Calligaris Dining Tables, Dining Chairs and Buffets

Calligaris and Pomp Home | Modern Furniture Los Angeles is announcing their Labor Day Dining Sale. The sale starts August 28th and continues until September 15th. Included in the sale is the much expanded United States quick ship catalogue of dining tables, dining chairs, barstools, buffets and wall cabinets. Additionally, special order dining products shipping out of Italy are also included...

Terrana, Nocito, Valenti to be honored by Italian-American Association

Terrana, Nocito, Valenti to be honored by Italian-American Association

Three locals will be honored by the Italian-American Association at the 37th Annual Columbus Day Banquet on Sunday, Oct. 12 at Gennetti Hotel and Convention Center, Wilkes-Barre.   Those honored will be Person of the Year, attorney John Terrana, and the Lifetime Achievement Award, Lori Nocito. The Italian Heritage Award recipient will be Charles Valenti. Guest Speaker for this event will be...

Mezzodi's satisfies your longing for reliable Italian

Mezzodi's satisfies your longing for reliable Italian

by C. Acevedo   If restaurants were baseball pitches, Mezzodi's would be a lob straight down the middle — no tricks or curves, just familiar Italian-American fare done well. To find Mezzodi's, head to Fleur Drive — the restaurant is right by Fleur Cinema and a short distance from the airport.   They updated the menu but kept one of my favorite dining room features...

Sons of Italy busy this summer in Evesham

Sons of Italy busy this summer in Evesham

by Jenn Lucas   The Marlton Sons of Italy have been busy in many different avenues in recent weeks. First off, according to the group's orator Frank Muoio, the Marlton Sons of Italy, Lodge 2315 came out in full force to a recent council meeting to receive a proclamation from the Township of Evesham honoring them for their 40th anniversary.   Evesham Council praised...

Beretta celebrates groundbreaking in Tennessee

Beretta celebrates groundbreaking in Tennessee

Company and state officials are celebrating the groundbreaking at Italian gun-maker Beretta USA's new plant in Tennessee. Berretta announced in January that it would build a new manufacturing and research facility in the Nashville suburb of Gallatin.   The company later announced in July that concerns over a strict gun-control law enacted in Maryland last year have made it necessary to move all...

Se ogni regione italiana avesse il suo dolce ufficiale la mappa somiglierebbe a …

Se ogni regione italiana avesse il suo dolce ufficiale la mappa somiglierebbe a questa

Avete ragione, non è stata un'estate ma abbandonarla è dura lo stesso. Tornano il traffico, i fidanzati che vedono quote parossistiche di calcio, le pause pranzo primitive e le dichiarazioni ottimiste di Renzi. Il prossimo break, possibilmente quello natalizio, dista ancora troppo e la depressione scalcia. È tempo di confort food: è tempo di dolci. Uno per regione ispirandoci a questa...

UALR exhibit highlights Italian architect’s work

UALR exhibit highlights Italian architect’s work

Several lectures are planned in conjunction with the UALR Department of Art's fall exhibit, "Piranesi and Perspectives of Rome," which recently opened and features etchings by Giovanni Battista Piranesi, an 18th-century Italian architectural designer and artist.   The exhibit, supported by exhibit sponsor, The Cromwell Firm, is located in Gallery I of the UALR Fine Arts Building through Oct. 5. Dr. Heather...

Director of Italian Heritage Festival Tells Us What to Expect

Director of Italian Heritage Festival Tells Us What to Expect

by Ian Grimley   The Clarksburg Italian Heritage Festival is set to get underway Friday. Some notable Main Stage performers include Carmelina, John Angotti, and former Journey lead vocalist Steve Augeri. But these are not the only entertainers scheduled to perform. The Showcase Stage, which is on the corner of 2nd and Main Streets in Clarksburg.   Pam Krall, the producer and director of...

Change at the NYS Fair: After 40 years, Anna's Italian food stand says farewell

Change at the NYS Fair: After 40 years, Anna's Italian food stand says farewell

by Don Cazendre   Anna's has been serving Sicilian pizza, meatball subs, chicken parm and other Italian favorites on the West End of the New York State Fair for 40 years. Now, it looks like 2014 is Anna's final fair. Co-owner Anna Desiderio passed away last year, just before the fair began. But her sons say that's not the reason Anna's is ending its...

Torna a casa con Expo Milano 2015: sul portale "Made of Italians" scon…

Torna a casa con Expo Milano 2015: sul portale "Made of Italians" sconti e tariffe per gli Italiani all’estero

"Torna a casa, in Italia, con Expo Milano 2015". Questo lo slogan scelto per il portale madeofItalians.expo2015.org, che si rivolge agli italiani nel mondo. Il progetto, che ha già visto l'adesione delle diverse consulte regionali dell'emigrazione tra cui quella dell'Emilia-Romagna, mira a promuovere la prossima Esposizione Universale di Milano nel mondo grazie al coinvolgimento di oltre 3.000 associazioni regionali, dall'Argentina al...

Acquerello's Owners on Female Chefs, Changing Times, and the New Face of Italian…

Acquerello's Owners on Female Chefs, Changing Times, and the New Face of Italian Food in America

In 1989, Suzette Gresham and Giancarlo Paterlini decided to leave high-end Italian restaurant Donatello to open their own restaurant, Acquerello, in Nob Hill. With Gresham running the kitchen and Paterlini in charge of the front-of-house, Acquerello has become a local institution, earning a Michelin star annually since the guide debuted in the Bay Area, as well as a loyal crowd...

Comm. Michael P. Ricatto: 2014 Lt. Det. Joseph Petrosino Association in America …

Comm. Michael P. Ricatto: 2014 Lt. Det. Joseph Petrosino Association in America - Jack and Helen Como Entrepreneurial Award

The Italian American Museum, Its Board Members and President Dr. Joseph V. Scelsa congratulate Comm. Michael P. Ricatto on receiving the 2014 Lt. Det. Joseph Petrosino Association in America - Jack and Helen Como Entrepreneurial Award On Thursday, August 14th, the Lt. Det. Joseph Petrosino Association in America honored Museum Board Member, Michael P. Ricatto with the Jack and Helen Como Entrepreneurial Award during their annual Gala which was...

Steve Altier’s new children’s book offers fun facts about Italy

Steve Altier’s new children’s book offers fun facts about Italy

Author Steve Altier takes young readers on a whimsical adventure filled with facts and trivia about Italy and its history in his educational, wholesome new children's book, "Gabby and Maddox Adventure's in Italy!" (published by AuthorHouse).   The fun begins when Gabby and her brother, Maddox, set out on a trip to Italy. When they arrive, their imaginations take them all the...

Festival Della Canzone Italiana Di New York - 14 Settembre 2014

Festival Della Canzone Italiana Di New York - 14 Settembre 2014

Appuntamento con la kermesse della grande mela il 14 settembre 2014. Molti gli ospiti. Concluse le selezioni in Italia ed all'estero. I seguenti cantanti concorreranno per il Prestigioso Titolo di Vincitore del Festival della Canzone Italiana di New York.   Provenienti dalle selezioni realizzate in Italia dalla EuroshoWorld: 1) Rosa Chiodo (già vincitrice del premio Mia Martini 2014 e del Contursi Festival 2014); 2) Norma...

Cormant, Inc. Expands DCIM Reach in Italian Market with New Partner, Connect di …

Cormant, Inc. Expands DCIM Reach in Italian Market with New Partner, Connect di Gennaro Lettieri

Cormant, Inc., a data center infrastructure management (DCIM) pure-play expert, today announces a new Italian partnership with Connect di Gennaro Lettieri, led by a veteran of DCIM and IT infrastructure, Rino Lettieri. The partnership allows Cormant to advance its efforts in the Italian market, the same market that yielded local and global-scale deals such as those with NATO, the University...

Meet Laurie Fabiano, Author of Best-Selling Novel Elizabeth Street

Meet Laurie Fabiano, Author of Best-Selling Novel Elizabeth Street

Laurie Fabiano's dramatic tale of survival against the odds in New York City's rough and tumble tenements at the turn of the twentieth century is based on her own family history. The novel's protagonist, Giovanna, immerses herself in the shadowy world of extortion and murder to fight the Black Hand, a precursor to the mafia. Join the Staten Island network for...

Tumulto futurista a New York

Tumulto futurista a New York

di Gloria Schiavi   Sono stata inondata di parole, suggestioni, frasi troncate e destrutturate, in quella stanza senza luci o macchinazioni sceniche che riproducessero la dinamicità e il movimento suggeriti dal titolo dell'evento Gran serata futurista. Massimiliano Finazzer Flory, regista e attore unico, l'uomo monocromatico in bianco e nero con bombetta e papillon ha saputo ricreare il movimento turbinante di quel Futurismo che...

Ad East Harlem una strada per Vito Marcantonio

Ad East Harlem una strada per Vito Marcantonio

Il Vito Marcantonio Forum (VMF), che ha di recente commemorato la morte Vito Marcantonio, membro del Congresso americano per sette legislature (dal 1934 al '36 e dal 1938 al '50), fa passi avanti verso il riconoscimento di questa importante figura politica e allo stesso tempo si impegna per rivendicare un ruolo centrale nell'arena locale e nazionale al quartiere di East...

Sophia Loren to Receive Career-Honoring AFI FEST Tribute

Sophia Loren to Receive Career-Honoring AFI FEST Tribute

by Ryan Lattanzio   The American Film Institute announced today that luminous Italian movie icon Sophia Loren will receive a special Tribute on the penultimate night of AFI FEST 2014, which runs November 6 through 13 in Hollywood.   AFI FEST will also celebrate the 50th anniversary of her glamorous, Oscar-nominated role in Vittorio De Sica's "Marriage Italian Style" with a restored print, and...

Cyberhand, la ricerca italiana che ha ridato il tatto a chi ha perso gli arti

Cyberhand, la ricerca italiana che ha ridato il tatto a chi ha perso gli arti

di Maria Teresa Cometto   Se un amputato oggi può sperare di avere una mano "nuova" e può usarla come quella vera, provando le stesse sensazioni tattili, lo deve anche a una donna italiana e al gruppo di ricercatori da lei guidato. È Maria Chiara Carrozza, 48 anni, pisana, scienziata e startuppara, coordinatrice della Neuro-Robotics Area presso l'Istituto di BioRobotica della Scuola...

First Maria's Miles Event To Be Held During 2014 Italian Festival

First Maria's Miles Event To Be Held During 2014 Italian Festival

The first Maria's Miles event will be held on October 11, during the Columbus Italian Festival in Columbus, Ohio. The 3-Mile Run/Walk will be held to raise money for Maria's Message and the Maria Tiberi Foundation. Participants will get a shirt, admission to the Italian festival, and be fed after the event.   If you register before September 12, the entry fee is $30....

The crisis is extremely healthy for Italy: interview with Fernando Napolitano

The crisis is extremely healthy for Italy: interview with Fernando Napolitano

Since 2011 Italy has seen three prime ministers promise to reform the country and kick-start the economy. Yet with a return to recession earlier this year and unemployment at 12.3 percent, optimism in Italy has hit a new low. But for Fernando Napolitano, chairman & CEO of Italian Business & Investment Initiative (IBII), it's time outsiders start seeing the wealth of...

The 27th Annual Italian Festival

The 27th Annual Italian Festival

by Michela Tartaglia   Italy lovers and fans: sign up your calendar! The 27th Annual Italian Festival is coming up from September 27th to September 28th at Seattle Center. Like every year, walking in the beautiful open space at the foot of the Space Needle, will feel like being in the center of "Little Italy" with countless events, such as a bocce ball tournament,...

Two Former Italian Soccer Stars Are Opening a Hotel Here

Two Former Italian Soccer Stars Are Opening a Hotel Here

I was walking on Canal Street when I noticed that the funny little lot (219 Hudson) at the northwest corner of Canal and Hudson has plywood fencing around part of it. The permits posted are for the construction of a wooden fence, with no indication why such a fence would be necessary. Since that hideous electronic billboard is also dead,...

Eating News & Notes: Italian Festival meatball contest

Eating News & Notes: Italian Festival meatball contest

by Johnathan L. Wright   Food & Drink and Eldorado Resort Casino invite people to enter the meatball contest celebrating the Great Italian Festival running Oct. 11-12 in downtown Reno. Submit full name, city and recipe to Johnathan L. Wright at jwright@rgj.com. Recipe must be in standard cookbook format and contain all ingredient amounts, cooking temperatures and times, and yield. Entry deadline...

The Italian legacy in the development and growth of the United States Marine Ban…

The Italian legacy in the development and growth of the United States Marine Band

HOLY ROSARY CHURCH/CASA ITALIANA, in association with The Abruzzo and Molise Heritage Society of the Washington, DC Area, The Lido Civic Club of Washington, DC, and The Lucchesi nel Mondo-Tuscany Club are sponsoring a program on the Italian legacy in the development and growth of the United States Marine Band by Marine Historian, Gunnery Sergeant Kira Wharton, United States Marine...

The Book of Mucci: A Warrior’s Tale

The Book of Mucci: A Warrior’s Tale

By Niccolò Graffio   War is a strange phenomenon, to say the least. It is during wartime that humans can both reach the greatest heights of heroism and go down to the lowest depths of bestiality. I believe it was no less than Gen. George S. Patton Jr. who once exclaimed "Compared to war, all other forms of human endeavor shrink to...

New England New York East

South East South Great lakes

Midwest California West

b italia vlong

where is my state?

Let's learn Italian with the AP Program

claudio bisogniero

The Italian language is undeniably a fundamental part of the representation of our country in the entire world: it is an instrument of culture, pride, historical evidence, and even marketing. It is a rich and prestigious language, even if it is not among the most spoken in the world...-> read more 

Umberto Mucci's Interviews

the-italians-in-america-on-televisionAs we already did with music, radio, religion, cinema, sport, literature, theater, consumerism and cuisine, today we analyze the relationship between Italy and the United States from the point of view of another fundamental paradigm for the last century: television.   We do this with a young...

Italia.it

Our Team

team umberto team valeria team alessandra team maurizio 

team william team elisa team letizia team luca

Team ACuscela team simone team giovanni team giuseppina

team enrico team JGentile team francesco team PLovisetti

       team francesca team Simone Manca Authors Manuela Bianchi 

Our Address:
Via Ettore Paladini 39
00149 Roma - Italia
Contact Info:
Skype : umberto.mucci
E-Mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Disclaimer

Some text and images included in this site are taken from publications in the public domain on the web. If their publication violates any copyrights, please notify via email and we will remove them. The authors of the site cannot provide an absolute guarantee of the reliability and accuracy of the information provided and accept no responsibility for any damage that may arise. Reported errors will be corrected.