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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...

November 4 (Tuesday) 4:30 - 6:30 pmLa Scuola d'Italia Open HouseDo not miss the opportunity to explore La Scuola d'Italia bilingual curricula and educational activities for your Kids! The event is open to families and students applying for grades Pre-k and Elementary for the school year 2015-16.Sponsored by La Scuola d'Italia Guglielmo Marconi. La...

Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - Hours: 6PM Venue: Italian Cultural Institute - 686 Park Avenue - New York, NY 10065Michele Petruzziello: Good Bye My Love-Opening A Journey of Italian Immigration to the US through the Eyes of the Lens There is a new wave of Immigration from Italy to the US. Are young people immigrating for the...

It took forever for Andrea Bargnani to get on the court this season, but since he has he’s impressed Phil Jackson. So much so that the Knicks would reportedly like to bring the 7-foot Italian back next season.   A calf injury forced Bargnani to miss 49 of the Knicks’ first 51 games, but since returning he’s seemingly gotten better every game...