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vRevolver, B-movie all’italiana, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Revolver e la tradizione del B-movie all’italiana che hanno fatto storia

Per i losangelini amanti dei film d’azione, dei polizieschi con un pizzico di paranoia politica, di humor e di sensualità, il lunedì sera all’...
Palio di Siena, Century-old competition, Contrade, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The Palio di Siena: a century-old competition of contrade

Tuscan people are usually amiable and friendly, but they can also be very competitive and mocking, especially when it comes to horse racing. In...
Darrell Fusaro, Local Edition, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Darrell Fusaro: the art of surrendering to the current and making people happy

In 2001, the creative artist and performer Darrell Fusaro had the opportunity to get closer to his Italian heritage for the first time in his life...
Italian Language, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Italian is the 4th most studied language in the world

Italy is well known and highly appreciated all over the world for its rich culture, delicious food, and elegant creativity in different sectors, from...
Vico Magistretti, Los Angeles, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Il design senza tempo di Vico Magistretti per la prima volta in mostra a Los Angeles

L’intensa e proficua collaborazione tra il Consolato Generale d’Italia e l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Los Angeles, specificamente nel settore...
Sotheby’s, Botticelli drawing, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Sotheby’s hammer to fall on rare Botticelli’s drawing

The last of Sandro Botticelli’s original drawings still in the hands of a private owner will be auctioned in London for the first time after a...
Infiorate, Italian flower festivals, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Infiorate: the Italian tradition of flower art festivals

Spring is coming to an end, and Italy celebrates the last days of the season with the traditional flower art festivals called Infiorate. From Sicily...
PurpleOne, Italian production company, Downtown LA, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

An Italian production company is born in Downtown LA

A beautiful loft in the heart of Downtown, a panoramic rooftop with a pool and a scenic view over the skyline, a professional equipment suitable for...
Gabriele Ciampi, CentOrchestra, Italian Music, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

Gabriele Ciampi: the delicate balance between classical tradition and contemporary trends

An exclusive performance of classically trained Maestro Gabriele Ciampi conducting his CentOrchestra was held at the Italian Cultural Institute on...
Archimede, Huntington Library, italian culture, italian heritage, italian american, italian news, italian traditions

The Huntington Library reveals Archimedes’ last secrets

From third century B.C. Syracuse, Sicily, the long and winding journey of the oldest surviving copy of Archimedes’ treatises ended up in twenty-first...

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