Los Angeles

Gia Coppola's & Peroni Grazie Cinema Series. Photo by Claire Bloom

Gia Coppola and Peroni presented the Grazie Cinema Series screening in L.A.

Bringing the art of classic Italian cinema to Los Angeles, the...
Enzo Aiello creating in his studio in Rome

Italian mosaic artist Enzo Aiello on his latest creation for St. Peter’s Catholic Church

For the Italian Catholic community of Los Angeles, St. Peter’s...
Filmmaker Gianfranco Serraino with Producer Lys Sparrow

Film director Gianfranco Serraino makes a speech at the Hall of the Italian Senate in Rome

What does Gianfranco Serraino, an established documentary...

San Francisco

Beniamino Bufano at work in his North Beach, Greenwich Street studio-1955 Courtesy of the San FranciscoHistory Center, San Francisco Public Library

Bufano – The Art of Public Art

Have you ever wanted to walk the streets? For arts’sake? Italy’s...
Francesco Menghini at Mind the Bridge Foundation

Madre In Italy: Francesco Menghini and the platform to virtually connect Italian talents around the globe

While you surf the net, you will run into many platforms made by...
Jacopo Rosito. Photo credit: Lavinia Pisani

Jacopo Rosito: Italian Champion 2015

After three months of online competitions, Italian bartender...


Mother Cabrini, who became American's first saint in 1946, is known as the patron saint of immigrants

America’s first saint helps ease the way for Seattle’s Italian community

In 1903, several national figures made their way to the shores...
Nabucco © Philip Newton courtesy of Seattle Opera

Seattle Opera Presents Nabucco—Verdi’s first "Big Hit"

Nabucco helped launch Giuseppe Verdi’s spectacular career in...
Hands-on quality control is what makes Ritrovo products successful. Owner Ilyse Rathet tests a Tavolozze cracker with the help of Figuli's Filippo Albertini (center) and distributor Marco Damiani

Ritrovo preserves culinary traditions and authentic flavors of Italy

Spread the love, share the wealth and eat well while doing it...

San Diego

Jim-Cardinale Hill

Working to Keep Italian Culture Together

Coordinating the 46th Annual Columbus Day Grand ball, spending...
John Asaro at the Meyer Art Gallery

A Big Grazie to artist John Asaro!

John Asaro, a native Californian of Sicilian descent has a...
Paola Bonacina Benzoni in her own design firm

Italian architect brings her signature style to San Diego

Approximately 20 years ago, Paola Bonacina Benzoni, and her...

Orange County

Mauro Barbato, Giampaolo Mancuso, Consul General Antonio Verde, and Fiorella Cagnolo. Photo by Kaylee Duff

Dinner’s ready for the Italian Institutions and the entrepreneurs of Newport Beach

On June 4th, right after the grand National Republic Day...
Fashion designer Nadia Bozzetti

OC Fashion Designer Nadia Bozzetti: Calm, Cool and Custom Fit for Success

These days, most people answer the phone in a few ways. Either...
Rolando Ravello e Ambra Angiolini on the set of "Ti ricordi di me?"

Ravello’s Do You Remember Me? at the Newport Beach Film Festival

The Italian Spotlight section of the 16 th Annual Newport Beach...


Marco Roberti far left with his cousins

Italian Food & Language: An Enchanting Combination

“Italians say that someone who acquires a new language ‘...
Photo from Elixir of Love by Cory Weaver courtesy of the Portland Opera

Perspective on Portland Opera’s production of The Elixir of Love

Elixir of Love ( L’elisir d’amore ) is a comic opera (...
As Vice President of Sales at Securus Contact Systems, Joe Lemma enjoys the fast pace and rapid growth of the company's  virtual administrative services

Joe Lemma: Namesake to an Original Entrepreneur

When Giuseppe “Joe” Lemma, Sr. came to America in 1900, he saw a...