by Geoffrey Montes   Washington, D.C.'s flourishing culinary scene recently received a double dose of Italian flair with the opening of Centrolina restaurant in the capital's luxe CityCenterDC development. In addition to a main dining room, there is a specialty market on-site, where patrons can pick up homemade sauces, fresh pasta, and impor...

Last year during Italy Design Week 2.0, there was a spirited debate about the utility of beauty in design. The panelists, who included Makers, Journalists and Technologists, sparred over the appropriate value to ascribe to beauty as represented through design.   This blog contended that consumers place a high value on beautiful design and, t...

Illuminazione firmata .exnovo nel Living Showroom nato dal progetto internazionale Design-Apart, fondato dal designer Diego Paccagnella, insieme con l'economista Stefano Micelli, autore del noto saggio Futuro Artigiano e Craft Evangelist del team. L'appartamento, all'interno di un moderno loft di circa 300 mq nel distretto di Flatiron, 110W 25th S...

When Alessandra Gambaccini purchased her Greenwich Village townhouse in 1996, she wasn't intimidated by its unusual triangular shape. Rather she saw the opportunity to create a slice of Italy in New York City.   Ms. Gambaccini bought the home for $865,000, according to public records, and worked with Milan-based architect and decorator Rober...

Città: FirenzePaese: STATI UNITIPeriodo di svolgimento: 22/04/2013 - 27/05/2013Partners: Florence Design WeekDescrizione: Dal 22 al 27 maggio, Firenze ospita la quarta edizione della Florence Design Week, un evento che sta acquistando ogni anno una maggiore visibilità. La Italy-America Chamber of Commerce of Texas si occuperà di inviare 4 professio...

Implementazione di accordi per lo sviluppo delle attività professionali; ricerca e sviluppo congiunti nello scambio di know-how nei settori della progettazione e della pianificazione, del project management e project financing; definizione e implementazione di progetti comuni sia negli Stati Uniti d'America sia in Italia per valorizzare la cooperaz...

  WTI Magazine #63    2015 June, 27Author : Living Adamis      Translation by:   Astolfo, fearless knight protagonist of extravagant adventures in the Orlando Furioso, used to leave with his golden spear toward memorable feats. By its name ("ast-ulf", whose meaning is more likely "helper spear") comes the name...

When Tuscan Kitchen hosted their third annual Italian Car Show over the weekend, it wasn't surprising that hundreds of locals showed up despite the rain. Spectators were in awe as they walked around and admired Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches, McLaurens and Maseratis. This year's event featured more European luxury cars than years past, according...

  WTI Magazine #67    2015 September, 4Author : Living Adamis      Translation by:   The historical "Dimore Storiche" tour of Bergamo presents the 2015 edition of DimoreDesign: every Sunday, from September 6 to 27, Trussardi House, Palazzo Agliardi, Palazzo Moroni, Palazzo Terzi and Villa Grismondi Finardi open...

Date: Friday, February 05, 2016 - Monday, April 18, 2016 Venue: Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street Organized by: Parson/ The New School In collaboration with: the Milano Triennale In an age where jobs are in short supply and workers are rendered invisible, overalls and work cloth...