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Italian Stories, innovation, Italy’s artisan workshops, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Italian Stories: tradition and innovation meet in Italy’s artisan workshops

What’s Made in Italy? The perfect combination of elegant taste, high quality products, and skilled craftsmanship, which is recognized and celebrated...
Roberto Croci, The Beast, L.A., Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Roberto Croci aka The Beast: one of us who made it in L.A.

Roberto Croci is one of us. He’s one of many Italians who choose America and the American Dream to live their passion, follow their heart, and...
Milan, 1 destination in 2015, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Milan named #1 destination in 2015

Ranked #1 must-visit destination in 2015 by the New York Times, Milan has always had a controversial charm. Most people either love or hate it. It’s...
Building Bridges, Art Exchange, Tea Falco, talenti italiani, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Building Bridges Art Exchange espone Tea Falco e altri giovani talenti italiani

A quattro anni di distanza dall’ultima mostra, sempre curata da Anna Dusi per Building Bridges Art Exchange, la giovanissima e talentuosa fotografa...
Palm Springs International Film Festival, PSIFF 2015, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The PSIFF 2015 kicks off the award season

Every year in early January, the Palm Springs International Film Festival kicks off the award season that leads to the world famous Golden Globes and...
Social World Film Festival, Los Angeles, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Temi sociali e immagini forti: torna a Los Angeles il Social World Film Festival

Non il solito film festival. Social in the World nasce dall’idea innovativa di un gruppo di giovani ed entusiasti professionisti, tutti tra i 18 e i...
Piero Selvaggio, Valentino, L.A, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Piero Selvaggio’s Valentino: on top of the L.A. restaurant industry for over 40 years

Italian cuisine is recognized and appreciated all across the globe. From extremely simple to more refined dishes, what makes the real difference are...
Michela Magrì, Italian Cultural Institute, L.A., Jakarta, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Michela Magrì: from IIC acting director in L.A. to IIC director in Jakarta, but always staying true to herself

The end of 2014 also marked the end of Michela Magrì’s mandate as a cultural attaché at the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles. After almost 6...
Art tour, Italy Art L.A., Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

The IIC special gift for the Holidays: a new art tour with the app Italy Art L.A.

A couple of weeks prior to the Christmas Holidays, all the friends of the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles were invited to celebrate both...
Capodanno, New Year’s Eve, Italian Style, Italian culture, Italian heritage, Italian american, Italian news, Italian traditions

Capodanno: New Year’s Eve Italian Style

Spending the holidays with your group of Italian friends, you should be aware of the fact that they’ve most likely started planning New Year’s Eve...