Los Angeles

A chat with Valeria Rumori: a new year full of events for the Italian Cultural Institute in L.A.

Not only Hollywood, but culture, fashion, entrepreneurship and good food as well. Los Angeles is no longer just the world capital of cinema. And the...

2017: a year full of Italian events and much more. What to expect in 2018

“ Not who starts, but who perseveres.” The Italian Consul General in Los Angeles, Antonio Verde, recalls the motto of the Amerigo Vespucci tall ship...

Sport, fashion, tech: Italy awards its excellences in the USA

Not only the Italy-America Chamber of Commerce West, but also many members of the Italian and Italian-American community of Los Angeles met on Friday...

Gatta Cenerentola-Cinderella the Cat: an “animated” and artistic view of Naples

The Italian animated feature film Gatta Cenerentola - Cinderella the Cat was screened at the TLC Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on November 27th. The...

A different Italy at the Oscars: Carpignano’s A Ciambra

During the opening night of the 13th edition of Cinema Italian Style on November 16th, Italo-Americano interviewed Jonas Carpignano, director of A...

A tribute to Italian cuisine: Los Angeles celebrates the Second Annual Week of Italian Cuisine

T he Second Annual World Week of Italian Cuisine, held in Los Angeles on November 13-19, is an initiative of the Italian Government to support the...

A window on Italy: Cinema Italian Style

The 13rd edition of Cinema Italian Style, held on November 13- 21, is Los Angeles showcase for the best Italian movies of the year. Ten movies were...

A Little “Eataly” in Los Angeles: Italy's most notorious food hall lands on the West Coast

Eataly has officially opened the doors of its first West Coast location in Los Angeles, inside the Westfield Century City Mall, near Beverly Hills...

D.I.V.E.: An evening with Principe Emanuele di Savoia

For those of us born long after WWII ended, the House of Savoy was a name to be found in history books, an important detail that went hand in hand...

An Italian November made of cinema and good food

We’ve just left behind this year’s celebrations - and controversies - of the Italian Heritage Month and only started thinking about our Thanksgiving...

Supporting the UNESCO candidature of the Neapolitan pizza making art

The event Tu Vuò fa’ il Napoletano - Facce da Pizza landed in the USA. The first of the three gatherings in support to the candidature of the...

When reality is made on stage: Spettacolo and the living theatre of Monticchiello

Truly poetic and delicately beautiful: this could be Spettacolo in a nutshell. But I wouldn’t pay it justice, because there’s so much more to it than...

Columbus Day REPLACED in LA

On behalf of the Federated Italo-Americans , I want to thank you all for trying to preserve the second Monday in October as a celebration of Columbus...

Leonardo DiCaprio invests in an Italian start-up: Hippeas

An idea of Livio Bisterzo, Hippeas has now launched in America as a combination of two English words: Hippies and chickpeas - designed to push the...

Italian Industrial Group Donates Powerful Laser for Art Restoration to Getty Museum

Quanta System, an Italian company belonging to the larger El.En. Group—a world leader in the design and production of lasers for science, industry,...

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