Si e' svolta, sabato 18 giugno, in presenza del Console Generale Francesco Genuardi, la premiazione degli studenti che hanno vinto il concorso fotografico “Food in Focus”, lanciato dallo IACE (Italian American Committee on Education) insieme a Eataly. Il primo premio a Samantha Pugliese della Manhasset High School; il secondo (tour personalizzato di Eataly con degustazioni per quattro persone) a Hennessis Veras della LaGuardia High School; e il terzo (un cesto di prodotti tipici italiani) a Gilian Marino, ancora della LaGuardia High School.
World famous fashion designer, artist, and photographer Karl Lagerfeld’s new photography exhibit “Visions of Fashion” opens this week at Palazzo Pitti, marking the beginning of three years of events on contemporary fashion in Florence.
One of the most precocious talents in the history of jazz. When he was barely nine years old Francesco took his first steps, playing with internationally acclaimed musicians. Meeting Wynton Marsalis in 2002 at Pescara Jazz Festival was a turning point in Francesco’s career.
Love for nature is what unites Gabriele Giugni, director for North America of the Italian environmental association Marevivo, and John F. Calvelli, Executive Vice President of Public Affairs for the Wildlife Conservation Society. They met during the NIAF convention last fall, and from that meeting a law proposal was born that will be shortly under discussion at the Italian parliament.
For 16 years, Open Roads has proudly offered North American audiences the most diverse and extensive lineup of contemporary Italian film available. The 2016 edition (June 2-8) strikes a satisfying balance between emerging talents and esteemed veterans. The 16-film festival features seven North American premieres and a 40th-anniversary screening of Cannes Best Director winner Ettore Scola’s Ugly, Dirty and Bad in a new restoration.