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Mario Draghi is honored by the Atlantic Council in Washington DC

Washington DC – Wednesday, 11 May 2022_

Prime Minister Mario Draghi receives the Distinguished International Leadership Award from the prestigious Atlantic Council
on May 11, 2022. US-Italy Global Affairs Forum correspondent Claudia Flisi was on site to report and offer reflections on the gala evening.

A man looks at painting hanging in a gallery

The Magic of Murano Glass at the Smithsonian American Art Museum

Above: Installation photography of Sargent, Whistler and Venetian Glass: American Artists and the Magic of Murano, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2021, Courtesy of Smithsonian American Art Museum; Photo by Albert Ting. Washington DC_The Smithsonian American Art Museum revisits Venice at the turn of the 20th-century in Sargent, Whistler, and Venetian Glass: […]

Mercanteinfiera – the Italian exhibition of antiques, historic design and vintage collectibles – opens today

Parma (Italy)_Mercanteinfiera opens today, Saturday 12 March, at Fiere di Parma, and for 9 days it will see Antiques and Modern Antiques blend with Historic Design by, for example, Albini, Pesce, Sottsass and Caccia Dominioni, as well as vintage curiosities, like the jewellerly box given by the President […]

Video Interview with Grant Benson, a pirate radio pioneer

By Claudia Flisi. Interview Insights with Grant Benson, a pirate radio pioneer, co-founder with Daniela Moroni of Radio Morcote International, the most followed rock radio in Ticino, Switzerland. Radio Morcote International is one year old. Visit the website Radio Morcote International on Social Network FACEBOOK INSTAGRAM TWITTER

A portrait of Dante in profile appears in 4 film cels and tinted orange, red, purple and blue.

Georgetown University And The Embassy Of Italy Celebrate Italian Innovation

A Day with Dante On March 25, the Department of Italian at Georgetown University and the Italian Cultural Institute of Washington DC will celebrate Dantedì, a day commemorating the 700th anniversary of Dante Alighieri’s journey through the afterlife.  They will present a webinar, Dantedì: A Day with Dante […]