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Articles by: I. I.

  • Snow storms aside, let's admit it: Winter is about to end and we're already dreaming about our Spring break! So here is the first of our Italian suggestions: The Amali Coast. 30 mile stretch of coastline that look as if they belong on a postcard. Plus, many hotels and resorts will welcome you with special offers and Alitalia will take you to Naples at discounted rates!
  • Dining in & out: Articles & Reviews
    I. I.(January 19, 2016)
    In an article that caused a heated debate last year, wine writer John Lenart found that restaurant critics in Chicago often avoided discussing one of the most integral parts of dining out, i.e., wine. While that may not be true in New York, American diners do tend to be better informed about (and more interested in) food than they are about wine. This despite the fact that, as the Greeks and Romans discovered a couple millennia ago, wine truly enriches a meal and, when properly paired, makes dishes taste dramatically better than they do on their own—let alone with a glass of iced tea!
  • Tuesday, January 12, 2016, was the occasion for a unique and singular presentation ceremony, as Dr. Robert C. Gallo, Director of the Institute of Human Virology and Professor of Medicine at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, received the coveted Leonardo da Vinci Award for 2015 from the now 40-year-old Italian Heritage and Culture Committee-NY, Inc. (IHCC-NY, Inc.) The event took place at the Consulate General of Italy in New York City, in cooperation with the Office of the Consul General, under the auspices of Minister Natalia Quintavalle.
  • On Thursday, January 14th, 2016 , GR Gallery inaugurated its New York headquarter with the exhibition “The Sharper Perception, Kinetic Art, Optical and Beyond”, by curator and founder Giovanni Granzotto. The exhibition will run from January 14, 2015 through March 12, 2016.
  • Arte e Cultura
    I. I.(December 06, 2015)
    Mini tour nella Grande Mela, dal titolo “Sound of Italy”. Due appuntamenti: il 9 dicembre al Machiavelli, locale sulla Columbus Ave e l’11 dicembre nella Pizzeria Ribalta vicino Union Square. Venite ad assistere ad un vero viaggio nella canzone italiana nota al mondo intero. Un concerto acustico per voce e chitarra
  • Facts & Stories
    I. I.(December 01, 2015)
    For the 17th consecutive year, the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) will sponsor its Ambassador Peter F. Secchia Voyage of Discovery program, an educational and cultural initiative that sends Italian American students enrolled in a college or university to Italy each year. This all-expenses-paid trip will take place in June 2016.
  • Events: Reports
    I. I.(November 30, 2015)
    This upcoming December comes with a series of events: a retrospective of filmmaker Antonio Pietrangeli, in collaboration with Luce Cinecittà and the best of contemporary filmmaking in Italy, in collaboration with Rai Cinema. And 10 Italian Stories" a table book created in collaboration with Rai Eri (RAI's publishing company), which includes the best images taken from the backstage of the 10 movies that were donated to MoMA.
  • Arte e Cultura
    i. I.(November 27, 2015)
    E' il risultato di un gioco fotografico, molto personale, quello che l'artista Claudio Napoli intraprende attraversando una città così visualmente ricca come New York City. Le sue sensazioni si frammentano e vengono veicolate dalle e nelle fotografie. Nella sua ultima mostra - che potete visitare nel locale di Bread di Nolita - propone un percorso effettuato con l'iPhone 6 Plus.