by Andrea Carli   The outskirts of Rome are changing thanks to street art. After 70 days of work, 756 liters of paint and 974 spray cans, the project "Big city life Tor Marancia" was inaugurated last week.   The social housing site of this Southern neighborhood of Rome, in Via di Tor Marancia 63, far from the city center, has been tra...

by Jonathan Vigliotti   Maintaining Rome's historic landmarks takes a lot more than "three coins in a fountain" and a lot more than the Italian government can afford, given recent economic woes. So officials there have settled on a novel solution to their ancient problem: corporate sponsorship. The only water flowing at the Trevi F...

Italian Food & Wine Expo è l'unica fiera negli Stati Uniti interamente dedicata alla cucina italiana di alta qualità e al vino. Organizzato dalla Camera di Commercio Italiana Americana di Chicago, in collaborazione con ItalianExpo.us, l'evento offre alle aziende italiane l'occasione di trovare qualificati partner americani, e, a compratori ame...

Luogo e data: Roma, 23 – 24 – 25 Giugno 2015 Obiettivi: Fornire gli strumenti e le competenze necessarie per specializzarsi in Export Management. È in arrivo il primo corso intensivo di formazione pensato e strutturato da Exportiamo in collaborazione con 3 società Leader nel campo dei processi di internazionalizzazione: IBS Italia, IC&a...

Business Lecture by Dr. Maria Grazia Quieti Executive Director of the US-Italy Fulbright Commission   Tuesday, March 26, 6.30 pm: Auriana Auditorium, American University of Rome   Second in the AUR Business Studies Department's Spring Lecture Series, the talk will focus on cultural approaches to food networks and compare trends in th...

US Ambassador to Italy, John Phillips, addressed students of The American University of Rome this week by taking part in a lively exchange and debate on contemporary topics affecting relations between the US and Italy.   A lawyer with more than four decades of experience, Mr. Phillips made his name in confronting intractable environmental an...

by Rick Steves   Even when it's hot, crowded, or on strike, Italy is lots of fun. More than any other Western European country, though, travelers to Italy need up-to-date information to travel smart, saving both time and money. Here are a few updates to help you make the most of Italy in 2014:   Florence is notorious for long lines at...

3 Amici Studios (www.3amicistudios.com) will team up with a national broadcasting company to present, Rome 360º: The Churches, a tribute to the Eternal City. The episodic series is scheduled for release in 2014.   Tom Shaker, the Italian-American author-writer-host of the series stated, "I am proud that a major broadcast entity has signed on...

After the summer break, the evening openings of the Vatican Museums will continue until the end of October in the grandiloquent Vatican City exhibition, located in the heart of Rome.   Every Friday evening, from 07.00 pm, the Pio Clementino Museum, the Egyptian Museum, the Upper Galleries (Candelabra, Tapestries and Maps Galleries), the Raph...

This presentation uses Paolo Sorrentino's La grande bellezza (2013) and Rosi's Sacro Gra (2013) to frame a selective deconstruction of the Eternal City.   Paragraphs include Genius of Rome (broadly based on a long view of the city's primary logistics: place and time), Grand Narratives (focusing on an evolving Roman mythology driven by polari...