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The director of the Galleria Borghese in Rome has been suspended without pay for leaving the office
The Italian conductor Gianandrea Noseda, whose American career has taken off in recent years with his appointment as music director of the National Symphony Orchestra in Washington and with high-profile performances at the Metropolitan Opera, announced on Thursday that he was leaving the Teatro Regio Torino, the Italian opera house he has helped restore to prominence over the past decade.
Eight weeks after Italy’s election, it’s still possible that a government will be formed by the Five Star Movement and the League, two parties that have campaigned passionately against Brussels and the European Union in the past.
Can a trip around northern Italy's wonderful Lake Garda get any more spectacular?
A professor has used video games to teach Italian, allowing his students to master two semesters worth of language acquisition through one intensive class for students new to the Italian language.
In Florence, Italy, a local restaurateur teaches Kathie Lee and Hoda some surefire pickup lines, including the romantic Italian ways to say “I want you more than anything else” and “I will love you until your teeth fall out.”
Why the country's media missed its 'Harvey Weinstein moment'.
As of this weekend, 115-year-old Giuseppina Projetto of Italy is the second oldest person alive in the world today.
It’s common for hotels along the Italian coast to be closed during the winter months and full to capacity during the summer. But between these extremes, the spring months offer an attractive combination of mild temperatures and lack of crowds. Hotels from the Lake District to the Amalfi Coast, all the way to Sardinia offer discounts for the season’s first visitors in April, May and sometimes well into June.
More international buyers inquired about and purchased high-end homes in Italy in the first quarter of 2018, despite the country’s less-than-stable political and economic landscape, according to a Knight Frank report Wednesday.
“We are seeing much of the return of ultra-high-net-worth individuals to Italy at a level previously unseen,” said Amy Redfern, senior negotiator at Knight Frank Italian desk and author of the report.
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Some of today's most celebrated artists, including Michelangelo Pistoletto, reinterpret Plato's impact on contemporary world through sculptures, paintings, drawings, and large-scale installations. Organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum.
The first exhibition of its kind in the United States, Sharing Images: Renaissance Prints into Maiolica and Bronze, brings together some 90 objects to highlight the impact of Renaissance prints on maiolica and bronze plaquettes. Accompanied by a publication that provides a comprehensive introduction to different aspects of the phenomenon—from the role of 15th-century prints and the rediscovery of classical art to the importance of illustrated books and the artistic exchanges between Italy and northern Europe—Sharing Images will be on view on the ground floor of the West Building from April 1 through August 5, 2018.
Piemontese artist, Angela Sepe Novara was born and raised in the province of Torino. Graduating from Fine Arts High School, she went on to take classes in nude art at Albertina Academy in Turin, watercolor classes with Guido Bertello, and graphic art with Raffaele Pontecorvo. Beginning as a figurative artist, Sepe Novara later moved into Abstract Expressionism. Her current body of work is focused on dissolving and recomposing the image, isolation of the fragment, visual poetry, and installation.
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We Venture on to new land with this tour.
This newly developed land is bustling with hot new restaurant's, hot new chefs, and of course WINE
What's better then a walk on Boston's waterfront on a summers day, hmm lets see if there was wine involved of course.
Join us for a walk up the seaport as we pop in and out of restaurant's trying some delicious wine.
Our first stop on the tour is Pasta Beach, a classic Italian restaurant, which offers a great wine list and delicious food. This restaurant sits on the cusp of Boston Harbor.
Our second stop is Committee. Committee Boston is an authentic Mediterranean restaurant located in Seaport district of Boston MA specializing in tapas & signature cocktails,
Our third stop is either Sapore or Salvator's This stop takes us further up the sea port where we learn how to pair wine with Italian dishes.
Learn how to taste, pour and pair wine, join us today for a memorable tour!
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Author, singer/songwriter, poet and Lambda Literary Award finalist Annie Lanzillotto (L is for Lion) presents her latest book from Guernica Editions, the double volume "Hard Candy: caregiving, mourning, and stage light" and "Pitch, Roll, Yaw."
Introduction by John Gennari, author of "Flavor and Soul: Italian America at its African American Edge"