Simone Schiavinato

Some people are bound to leave a mark. They are able to change their life, transforming it so much it turns into the life of others. Throughout years and continents, in the worst places on earth, Gino Strada’s project was …

The Case a 1 Euro trend continues in Italy. Our readers may remember other articles about  this scheme, dedicated to smaller — but equally charming — villages and hamlets around the country that put houses on sale for the symbolic …

Luca is a cartoon, but a beautiful, modern one, that can charm adults, as well as children. It is deep, it offers emotions and ideas that go well beyond a tale for those – our young ones – who still …

It all starts with simple materials, like paper and chalk, or whatever else Mother Nature can offer, like leaves or flowers. Then comes pure creativity, the ability of making Beauty appear from almost nothing: an eternal wonder to our eyes. …

Sometimes, we take everything for granted, because we don’t ask ourselves the simplest questions. This year’s Olympics have been troubled: first they were postponed, then heavily contested in their organizing country, because of the many difficulties and fears brought by …

According to Vogue, green is the trendiest color for the 2021-22  fall-winter season. We are all invited to feel comfortable with a nuance we would “usually” associate to spring. Maybe it’s  because we are all somehow waiting for a renaissance, …

Can we change the face of an icon? Can we renew, regenerate, change the look of it, revolutionize, even,  the image of it we are accustomed to? Is it right, respectful, necessary, or is it better to preserve it  the …

What’s the best thing you can do after a glorious meal, when some of the good stuff still remains on the plate, but not quite enough for a full forkful of it? Simple! You grab a piece of bread and …

“Sport marks a nation’s history indelibly, and every generation has its own memories of it.” Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi made some examples, when he received the Italian national soccer team the day after its victory in the European Cup: …

It’s curious to realize how we can actually see the evolution of society in a chair. If you do what the people at Milan’s  Supersalone  2021 did, putting 170 of them one after the other, you can even delve deeper …