Celebrare la sinergia tra il mondo del design italiano e gli Stati Uniti: questo l'obiettivo dell’evento "Material Immaterial", organizzato dal periodico italiano di design "Interni" in collaborazione con il Consolato generale d'Italia a New York. Perché se gli Stati Uniti hanno dimostrato grande interesse a investire in nuove proposte nel settore...

Maurizio Reggiani, the director of research and development for storied Italian supercar builder Lamborghini, takes in the knife-edge lines of his latest creation, the $275,000 Huracan Performante. He is pleased. "This car represents so much of what we are," says Reggiani. "We are looking to the future." The future, these days, seems to be all abou...

The famous long-distance Mille Miglia car race held its first edition in 1927: it turns 90 this year, and will celebrate with its 35th commemorative parade, scheduled from Thursday May 18th to Sunday the 21st: Brescia to Rome and back, as always. Indeed, as we publish this post, engines are revving up for their tests and everyone is preparing for t...

For the fist time in the United States, the exhibition "Vivere alla Castiglioni" pays tribute to Achille and Pier Giacomo Castiglioni, undisputed Italian masters of twentieth-century design. Achille's daughter and son, Giovanna and Carlo Castiglioni, will visit San Francisco during San Francisco Design Week as representatives of the Fondazione Cast...

The Italian design is recognized and admired globally, its perfect match between craftsmanship and innovation has gained admiration in every design sectors since decades. This Italian design legacy has passed from generation to generation and today the new and youngest designers are carrying the torch, like the young Apulian company Gemanco design....

On April 23rd 2017, the third Vegetable Cathedral by Giuliano Mauri – the master of “natural architecture”, who passed away in 2009 – was inaugurated thanks to the efforts of the artist’s children. After the first one created in 2001 in Borgo Valsugana, Trento for the “Arte Sella” festival, and the second one built in Oltre il Colle, Bergamo (which...

Il 19 e 20 maggio il Miami Design District ospiterà due giornate interamente dedicate ai professionisti del settore per la promozione del Made in Italy. “The Best of Italian Design”, organizzato dall’Italy-America Chamber of Commerce Southeast (IACC), è rivolto a di più di 300 architetti e designer degli interni, membri dell’American Institute of A...

When Italian architect Ettore Sottsass launched the controversial collection of furnishings known as Memphis at the Milan Furniture Fair in 1981, the design world was shocked. “It appalled some and amused others but put everyone attending the fair in a state of high excitement,” Suzanne Slesin wrote in The New York Times after the debut of the colo...

Luxury Italian sports carmaker Ferrari on Thursday announced a record first quarter as sales of its V12 models boosted profits 60 percent. Ferrari, based in the northern Italian city of Maranello, reported net profits of 124 million euros ($136 million) in the first quarter, up from 78 million euros a year earlier. Ferrari closed up 5.6 percent at...

Thursday, May 4th 2017, at 11.00 am. Consulate General of Italy in New York. 690 Park Avenue, New York, NY The world’s leading automotive brands are inviting the best young talents from all over the world to develop the future of the industry through new international Master’s Degree courses in Italy that are available at a hub offering top level t...