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Nell'immagine, la fotostoria di Gianfilippo De Rossi e Francesco Bauco

Raccontare con le immagini. L’esperimento di Infinity

Nel marzo del 2013 Gianfilippo De Rossi in collaborazione con Francesco Bauco, crea “Infinity”, progetto artistico/ fotografico; una storia scritta...
From left: Enrico Lo Verso, Nastassja Kinski, Edoardo Ponti. Photo credits: Gianfilippo DeRossi

Edoardo Ponti - Working between Italy and the US

Dolomites soar in Edoardo Ponti’s last film. These harsh and intimidating mountains at first sight, become the finishing line of a journey towards a...
The Taormina Ancient Theatre, location of the Film Festival

From Hollywood to Taormina – A week of international cinema atop of the hill

Once a year since 1955 Hollywood moves to Sicily for a week. The Ancient Theatre of Taormina, atop a hill overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, turns...
Singer Giovanna Gattuso

It’s jazz time - Italy & Switzerland together for a live session at the IIC

Contemporary jazz hits the stage of the Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles. Sottovoce (literally “softly”) was the title of this performance,...
Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino

Quando per scacciare la paura bastava danzare – Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino porta il Salento in California

Ritmo, colore, passione: Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino vi porta in Salento, Puglia, terra della pizzica! Reduci dal seguitissimo festival texano...
The women of Dormant Beauty. From left, Maya Sansa, Isabelle Huppert, Alba Rohrwacher

LA Film Fest – Bellocchio’s meditation on life, love and politics

Ethics, politics, family, religion, public and private life: all these aspects of life are questioned by one main “motif”, the right to die. Once...
Creazioni di Gio Ponti rivivono sulle colline di Hollywood, nella residenza del Console Generale. Photo credits: Gianfilippo De Rossi

Vivere alla Ponti – Il design d'autore alla portata di tutti

Architettura e design a supporto dell’uomo, perché ne possa usufruire e godere anche nella quotidianità. “Vivere alla Ponti” non è solo una mostra,...
A view of the Carrara mountains, where the most prestigious marble comes from

From the idea to the artwork, through the eyes of the sculptor

Sculptors have been producing amazing artworks for millennia. We stare at them and admire the beauty of the shapes, feel the passion and the energy...
Students re-enact The Last Supper, painting by Leonardo Da Vinci

A summer in Florence – Fourteen U.S. students to discover the cradle of the Renaissance

An essay on the Renaissance to fly to Florence and study the Italian history: it’s the initiative promoted by The Palazzo Strozzi Foundation USA,...
"Hidden Voices".  From left: IAMLA executive director Marianna Gatto, Dr. Joanne Ruvoli (UCLA) and Daniel Gardner (UCLA)

Hidden Voices – Italians in the Golden State

A conference on the Making of Southern California to homage Italy and its birthday anniversary. Yes, because in the process of becoming what...