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Renaissance Star Botticelli in Minneapolis

A once-in-a-lifetime exhibition of Botticelli is taking place at the Minneapolis Institute of Art (Mia). Botticelli and Renaissance Florence brings together works by the renowned master from the Uffizi Gallery and antiquities from Mia’s collection to illustrate the profound influence the cultures of ancient Greece and classical Rome […]

Synthetic Nature Meets the Bucolic Hudson River Valley 

An exhibition at Magazzino Italian Art in New York’s scenic Hudson River Valley showcases the ecological art of Piero Gilardi. Gilardi, a member of the radical Arte Povera movement in the 1960s, began creating a series of “nature carpets” in response to Rachel’s Carson’s Silent Spring. The goal […]

Video Interview with CARLO COTTARELLI

By Claudia Flisi, Journalist Us-Italy Global Affairs Forum, about the new book ‘CARLO COTTARELLI. ALL’INFERNO E RITORNO. Per la nostra rinascita sociale ed economica‘, Feltrinelli publisher. Carlo Cottarelli is a Director of the Observatory on the Italian Public Accouts at the ‘Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore’ ● 2018: […]

Painting of winged lion resting one paw on an open book. Part of the Venetian skyline is visible behind him.

Washington DC to Welcome Venetian Artist Vittore Carpaccio

The National Gallery of Art in Washington DC has announced a major retrospective of Venice’s beloved artist, Vittore Carpaccio. The exhibition, Vittore Carpaccio: Master Storyteller of Renaissance Venice will run from November 20, 2022 – February 12, 2023 and is the first retrospective of his work outside Italy.  […]

An Exclusive Interview with Professor David C. Unger, Adjunct Professor at JHU SAIS Europe.

An Exclusive Interview with David C. Unger, Adjunct Professor at JHU SAIS Europe by Ishai Richetti, Us-Italy Global Forum. For months universities have been working online with positive and negative results. Also Transatlantic relations have been affected by the coronavirus: Hear what a Senior American Academic living in […]

An Exclusive Interview with H.E. Ambassador Francesco M. Talò

In a new and exclusive interview our, this time with H.E. Ambassador Francesco M. Talò, Italian Ambassador to Nato, our Correspondent Ishai Richetti asked about Italy and the USA, Syria and, of course, Libya. The last issue, in time of coronavirus and fake news, is about disinformation More […]

Exclusive – Interview with Ely Karmon

Ely Karmon is a world recognized expert on counterterrorism.  Here a new exclusive interview with USITF Chief Rome Correspondent, Pierardo Davini on terrorists’ threats in time of coronavirus. Dr Ely Karmon (born May 3, 1941) is Senior Research International Institute for Counter-Terrorism (ICT), and Senior Research Fellow at the Institute for Policy […]

#Istayathome #Cultureneverstops

In March and April 2020, the Italian Government has promoted #Istayathome/#Cultureneverstops, a social information campaign in the midst of coronavirus emergency, to which Minister Dario Franceschini joined with MiBACT. Museums, temporary exhibitions, theaters, galleries have offered virtual tours, conferences, shows, lectures, podcasts, etc. through their sites and social […]