Los Angeles

Digital artist, Josh Rossi

Contemporary Florentine Artist

Named one of the Top 200 Best Digital Artists Worldwide by...
The LA-based artist Nicola Verlato standing in front of "Hostia", an ongoing figurative tribute to Pasolini. Photo: Vincenzo De Francesco

A conversation with the L.A.-based artist, Nicola Verlato, on his tribute to Pasolini

On November 2, 1975, the Italian intellectual, poet, novelist,...
Non Essere Cattivo's producer, Valerio Mastandrea. Photo Courtesy of Sally Fischer PR

How Valerio Mastandrea championed his late friend, Claudio Caligari’s, last artistic effort

Cinema Italian Style 2015 - annual showcase of the best Italian...

San Francisco

Italian American, Italian cinema, Italian culture, Cabaret, Vallecamonica Italian heritage, San Francisco

Il Cabaret Comico di Lua Hadar: la canzone umoristica fra San Francisco e la Valle Camonica

Una serata all'insegna del puro divertimento e della tradizione...
L to R: Mauro Battocchi, Mauro Aprile Zanetti, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, and Paolo Barlera. Photo: Catherine Accardi

An Italian Cultural Spring Arrives in the San Francisco Bay Area

Recently, our own San Francisco Italian Consul General, Mauro...
From left to right, Consul General Mauro Battocchi, painter and poet Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Senator Mark Leno, and Director Paolo Barlera. Photo Credits Jason Henry for the Chronicle

The Italian Cultural Institute Brings Italy to the Civic Centre

Close to the San Francisco Opera House, as well as to the City...


The stylish noir thriller, "The Ice Forest" by director Claudio Noce, will be one of the films screened at this year's Cinema Italian Style, to be held November 12-19 in Seattle.

Cinema Italian Style takes center stage in November

The very best in Italian contemporary film is the hallmark of...
Frank Isernio, center, brought his passion for great food, fresh ingredients and time-honored Italian traditions to his company, making Isernio's Sausage a top Northwest producer. Credit: Isernio's Sausage

Frank Isernio shares his delicious recipe for success

For more than 45 years, Frank Isernio’s life has revolved around...
Luigi DeNunzio, owner of Al Boccalino Restaurant, hopes to encourage other Italian restaurant owners to join him in creating a Little Italy

Seattle restaurateur dreams of creating a Little Italy in Pioneer Square

Pioneer Square is the heart of Seattle. Settled in 1852 by men...

San Diego

Orietta Gianjorio

Passionate Italian taster brings knowledge to consumers

“I am most passionate about bringing my knowledge [of tasting]...
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...

Orange County

Italian filmmaker Ilaria Borrelli

Ilaria Borrelli: Raising Awareness About Humanitarian Issues Through Cinema

Recently L’Italo-Americano had the pleasure to interview Ilaria...
Group on stage at the Bowers Museum, L-R  David Prisco, Distinguished Member John Russo, Villa Park Mayor Diana Fascenelli, Consul General Antonio Verde, Honoree Vicky Carabini, Honoree Joseph Ferrucci, Event Chair Commendatore Frank DeSantis

Celebrate Italy Festival: Italian pride at the Bowers Museum

As the color guard walks in carrying the majestic Italian,...
Chapman University President James L. Doti. Photo credit: Sheri Geoffreys for Chapman University

The Italian American values behind Chapman’s growth

“To serve our university’s mission we need, as a learning...


 Bill Marinelli being proud of the bocce courts in Scappoose

A Candid Italian Brings Bocce to Scappoose

It is Saturday night at the Columbus Day Banquet. The Portland...
Portland Opera Props Master Cindy Felice

Props in Portland: A Glimpse Behind the Magic

“Se avete due pani, vendetene uno e comprate un fiore, perché...

Oregon Ballet Theatre opens season with "Amore Italiano"

Oregon Ballet Theatre has opened its 26th season with a program...