Italian architect and interior designer Piero Lissoni has designed the interiors for hotels, restaurants and yachts, most notably, the new Sanlorenzo SX88 motor yacht. His projects span the world, including Miami, Milan, Tokyo, Amsterdam and Shanghai. He was commissioned to design the hotel rooms, individual residences, front entrance, the lobby lo...

Il secondo giorno di Coverings, mercoledì 9 maggio 2018, è stato caratterizzato dalla Conferenza stampa di Ceramics of Italy, dove i rappresentanti dell’associazione hanno illustrato la situazione del settore e annunciato i vincitori dei 2018 Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition, giunto quest’anno alla sua 25° edizione. La festa è proseguita con l’an...

Known more for its outlet shopping than expensive labels and for craft brews than fine Italian wine, North Conway nevertheless was the destination Monday of a man who is comfortable both in the fashion and wine worlds: Salvatore Ferragamo of Florence, Italy, namesake grandson of one of Europe’s most recognizable designers. He and wife Christine wer...

The newest bar to descend upon Tribeca has an Italian riviera resort vibe dreamt up by an unlikely designer. Housed within The Frederick Hotel, the space—Primo’s, which opens May 1—is spearheaded by Aisa Shelley, who brought in 27-year-old Camilla Deterre to oversee its interiors. That the model turned photographer turned designer was selected over...

Roberto Brambilla, an Italian-born architect, began his professional work in Mayor John Lindsey’s Office in Tribeca, in the early ‘70s. His early projects envisioned pedestrian zones along Madison Avenue and Times Square (which were not virtually realized until  over 40 years later).  Roberto is a visionary, who has witnessed enormous change in the...

Italia chiama Italia, parola d’ordine: conquistare l’America. O meglio i giovani studenti americani. E’ questa la filosofia alla base della nuova iniziativa dell’Italian-American Committee on Education (Iace) in collaborazione con il Chief design officer di PepsiCo, Mauro Porcini. Iniziativa che ha fatto il suo debutto ad aprile, con una classe di...

Renzo Piano Building Workshop’s first residential project in the United States is coming up in Miami, on the city’s North Beach. Pritzker Prize winning Italian architect Renzo Piano has collaborated with interior architects Rena Dumas Architecture Interieure (RDAI) and landscape firm West 8 to design the luxury condominium “Eighty Seven Park.” The...

Dolce & Gabbana and Smeg have teamed up for the third installment of its ‘Divina Cucina’ collection. Back In February, the two unveiled a second collaborative kitchen appliance capsule and are now following suit with a pattern-heavy Victoria range cooker, extractor hood, and Smeg’s world-renowned FAB28 fridge. While D&G was founded in Milan and Sme...

One day last year, Noemi Bonazzi spotted a photo of Pamela Hanson’s on a wall at The Wing in Dumbo: some red cherries glistening in a bowl over ice. Bonazzi and Hanson shared a tour of the space by their art curator, Lolita Cros. “Is this in Vietre?” Noemi asked, and it was. Bonazzi recognized the cherries: the way they’d been displayed, the sun, a...

“Bruce Williams Zaccagnino, americano di origini triestine, è un uomo poliedrico che nel corso della sua vita ha sempre seguito le sue passioni: musicista da concerto, imprenditore, pluripremiato sviluppatore di giochi per computer ed editore, Zaccagnino è anche la mente dietro il più grande modellino ferroviario del mondo, Northlandz”. A scriverne...