Lì dove c’era un drugstore, ora c’è un frammento di città inimmaginabile. Cappelle affrescate, ambienti rivestiti di mosaici e stucchi, sequenze di colombari intatti, corredi preziosi, ceramiche e statue che echeggiano riti e usi quotidiana di duemila anni fa. Un orizzonte di storia, che racconta la Roma della via Potuense, sorta lungo il tracciato...

Pursuant to the provisions of Law 288/55 and subsequent changes and additions and with a view to implementing bilateral cultural agreements and the related Executive Programs, as well as multilateral agreements, intergovernmental Agreements and specific Conventions for supporting Special Internationalization Projects with Universities, Research Ins...

Culture Minister Dario Franceschini on Friday announced the creation of an Italian Digital Library aimed at valorising the vast heritage contained in Italy's libraries and archives. "Today I signed a ministerial decree which will now be financed with two million euros for the birth of a Digital Library," he said. "We have 101 archives, 37 libraries...

Italy is giving all women free entry to the country’s museums on Wednesday to mark International Women’s Day. The Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage announced on Thursday that it wanted to “celebrate the feminine world” by highlighting works of art by and of women in their collections. A number of special events, talks and exhibitions will take...

It’s become a model for all of Europe. In 2011, Pompeii’s ancient walls were crumbling with each and every downpour; it had no services, was inhospitable, and teemed with packs of stray dogs. Today, that same ancient city has become a symbol of redemption for Italy, particularly the South. “The Great Pompeii Project is an example to follow, you can...

giovedì 6 giugno 201319.00 Film Society of Lincoln Center165 West 65th Street, New York, NY (map) Prezzo: USD 13,00/per persona The Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today the lineup for Open Roads: New Italian Cinema, which will take place from June 6-12, 2013. This year's lineup includes impressive debuts, a return of favorite filmmaker...

Italy has launched a global hunt for new directors to run high-profile museums and archaeological sites, in the latest bid to revive the country's moribund cultural heritage sector.   Last year, Italian managers of world-class museums and art galleries, including the Uffizi in Florence, were replaced by foreigners. They were given the task o...

Torna anche quest'anno "Cinema Italian Style", rassegna ideata da Luce Cinecittà in programma all'American Cinematheque da oggi e fino al 20 novembre. Dopo il successo delle precedenti edizioni, la rassegna proporrà il meglio del cinema italiano contemporaneo attraverso una selezione dei titoli che hanno riscosso maggior successo nel 2012, aprendo...

Il rapporto "I.T.A.L.I.A. – Geografie del nuovo made in Italy" di Fondazione Symbola, Unioncamere e Fondazione Edison, recentemente presentato a Treia nella sessione di apertura del XIII Seminario estivo di Symbola, nasce con l'intento di raccontare la parte del Paese che non ti aspetti, quella che stupisce e conquista prestigio, visibilità e credi...

According to ANSA, Italian Culture Minister Dario Franceschini announced 80 million euros of funding for cultural projects in Italy including renovation of Rome's Colosseum and Florence's Uffizi Gallery.   Italy's superior council for cultural assets and landscape has approved the allocation of the funds for large-scale projects in 2015-2016...