NEWS FROM : NEW YORK  

by Jennifer Parker   With this month's opening of La Sirena at The Maritime Hotel, New York City foodies are getting yet another Italian trattoria from Mario Batali. It's about that time. Every few years, the famous red-haired chef and restaurateur Joe Bastianich get together and open a splashy New York eatery – as was the case with Bab...

Una volta, c'era "solo" l'export del Made in Italy. Che non era niente male, peraltro, perche' dava profitti alle aziende che sapevano fare prodotti vincenti sui mercati internazionali, lavoro ai loro dipendenti, e prestigio al Paese. Oggi la missione industriale-commerciale resta per tutti gli imprenditori l'ovvia ragione per espandere le attivita...

Chef Anthony Russo, the creative culinary mind, founder and CEO of chef-driven concepts Russo's New York Pizzeria and Russo's Coal-Fired Italian Kitchen, announced today a series of large-scale international franchise advancements for his brands.   The globally-acclaimed chef and entrepreneur has firmed up franchise agreements to add more th...

di Maddalena Maltese Coniugare bellezza e funzionalità è uno dei must del design italiano. La passione per i dettagli, per i materiali artigianali, per l'eleganza delle linee sono un'attrazione per i cosmopoliti abitanti di New York che hanno affidato e affidano agli architetti italiani ristrutturazioni, progetti innovativi, edifici civili e spazi...

WHERE: @ Cornelia St. Café @ 29 Cornelia St. off Bleecker WHEN: Saturday, November 12, 2016 @ 5:45 – 7:45 pm   The Italian American Writers Association is celebrating its 25th Anniversary. Since 1991, IAWA has given voice to writers through its literary series every 2nd Saturday of the month. Readings begin with an Open Mic: IAWA-East is he...

Geraldine Ferraro, who earned her place in history as the first woman and first Italian-American to run on a major party presidential ticket died on the same day that Nancy Pelosi, the first woman and first Italian-American to be Speaker of the House was born, March 26.   In response to her passing in 2011, New York City public advocate Bill...

Chronicles of an American Journey 1961   Two striking documents retrace the artistic and professional fellowship between Lucio Fontana and Ezio Gribaudo. In the background, the metallic city of New York is the inspiration for new spatial concepts... In 1961 Lucio Fontana was fascinated by the New York atmosphere. He was there for an exhibit...

by Max Berlinger Last night, at Salvatore Ferragamo's two-story Fifth Avenue store, the high-end Italian brand hosted an intimate gathering to welcome their Su Misura made-to-measure program, a newly launched initiative that allows their male clientele to consult with an in-house team of fit specialists on a range of custom suits, jackets, pants,...

Second appointment in New York with Yamamay to interpretate the new Fall/Winter collection 2013!I tried to highlight the most romantic side of the collection, which keeps its sophistication and simplicity. An autumn full of gentleness and tenderness with a touch of malice. The lace keeps being a must for the brand, being the essence of feminin...

di Fabiana Yvonne Lugli   Una ventata di rinascimento italiano al Metropolitan Museum di New York. Si è inaugurata martedì 14 gennaio Personal Encounters, l'esposizione che rende omaggio a Piero della Francesca. La mostra presenta al pubblico newyorchese quattro capolavori dell'artista rinascimentale legati dal filo conduttore del tema della...

Mayor Bill de Blasio, who frequently touts his Italian-American heritage, hosted a roundtable with members of the Italian media today, where he affirmed his commitment to his ancestral homeland and was asked whether he would consider getting involved in Italy's upcoming elections.   "I am committed to using everything I have to invest in Ita...

di Stefania Spatti   Anche New York festeggia la festa della Repubblica italiana e lo fa con un giorno di anticipo. La metropoli americana continua la tradizione di festeggimaneti voluta dal Consolato generale, che per quest'anno ha organizzato per domenica primo giugno una caccia al tesoro speciale, tricolore.   Dal due giugno poi vi...