A much expected economic recovery seems to be happening in Europe eight years after the beginning of the crisis. In this context, CNA and Symbola – the former is an active advocate of small and medium enterprises and the latter a promoter of a "soft economy", based on quality and talent – produced a dossier on Italian small and medium companies, al...

When Tuscan Kitchen hosted their third annual Italian Car Show over the weekend, it wasn't surprising that hundreds of locals showed up despite the rain. Spectators were in awe as they walked around and admired Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches, McLaurens and Maseratis. This year's event featured more European luxury cars than years past, according...

The Italian American Chamber of Commerce invites you to: Pop-up Italian Decor. A grand opening of a pop-up Italian Showroom celebrating the innovation and design of the Lazio Region of Italy. Featuring an Italian Happy Hour and Taste of Italy.   Monday, November 9th - 6:00pm - The Shops at Northbridge -&nbs...

By Titti Santamato Dai prodotti agroalimentari più famosi come il Parmigiano Reggiano e il Prosciutto di Parma a quelli meni noti del nostro artigianato come la fisarmonica di Vercelli o il cappello di Montappone che Federico Fellini indossava sul set.   Sono solo alcune delle 100 storie del Made in Italy, pilastro importante della nostra e...

Date: Friday, February 05, 2016 - Monday, April 18, 2016 Venue: Sheila C. Johnson Design Center Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Gallery 66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street Organized by: Parson/ The New School In collaboration with: the Milano Triennale In an age where jobs are in short supply and workers are rendered invisible, overalls and work cloth...

Italian luxury fashion group Brunello Cucinelli SpA has reported an increase in full-year profit, thanks to double-digit sales growth.   Sales in the group's international markets, which now represent 79.3% of revenues, rose 21.4% during the year ending 31 December.   Read more   Fonte: Italian Good News  

Over the past few days, a couple of pieces in the American press -- later translated in Italian media -- have drawn attention to some of the least glamorous aspects of the culinary trend "Made in Italy."   In The New York Times, a graphic piece by Nicholas Blechman entitled "Extra Virgin Suicide: The Adulteration of Italian Olive Oil" illust...

Book Presentation of: Writing Fashion in Early-Modern italy From Sprezzatura to Satire (Ashgate, 2014) by Eugenia Paulicelli. The author in conversation with: Virginia Cox, NYU and Bella Mirabella, NYU Location: Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò, 24 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011   The firs...

di Federico Rampini   Da consumatore italiano che fa la spesa nei supermercati americani, forse mi verrà risparmiata un giorno l'offesa del "Parmesan" o del "Parmeggiano" (sic)? La smetterà un allevatore dell'Iowa di rifilare agli ipermercati Whole Foods un prosciutto crudo che si pretende uguale al nostro? L'America riserva tante sorprese:...

by Ron Miriello   Since viewing the John Turturro 2010 film Passione, I have been intrigued by the contradictions of Naples and, since seeing the 2011 Gianluca Migliarotti movie O'mast, I've been curious about its subject, the custom tailors of Naples.   Naples has always been and still is the bespoke tailoring center or Italy. Famili...