We’re only a month away from the 93rd Annual Feast of San Gennaro, held every year in NYC’s historic Little Italy–the Lower Manhattan neighborhood that served as the first home for hundreds of thousands of Italian immigrants. The 11-day, 10-block Feast will step off on Sept. 12 along Mulberry Street, and more than 1 million people will descend on t...

When you buy household necessities like shampoo, soap, and toothbrushes in the United States, you’re likely getting them from a giant corporation. Procter & Gamble alone has more than 70 brands. But in Italy, many everyday supplies are the domain of small, family-run companies that have been crafting their wares the same way for a century. A collec...

The Italian furniture brand Natuzzi has embarked on what it calls "a new era of advanced, white-glove customer service" by launching a virtual-reality shopping experience. The brand's Augmented Store is part of its New York City Madison Avenue showroom. It enables customers to enter a digitally rendered version of their own home in virtual reality...

He's the creative force and owner behind the World's Best Restaurant, the star of Netflix's first-ever Chef's Table episode, and one of our renowned chefs at this year's Identità Golose. Get to know Chef Massimo Bottura, one of the world's most acclaimed Italian chefs!  Plus, you can get tickets to meet Massimo yourself this September at Identità G...

We, at the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute and at La Voce di New York, deeply mourn the unexpected passing of Francesco Durante, journalist, essayist, literary historian, translator, editor and cultural broker. Francesco passed away earlier today on his island home of Capri at 66 years of age. A most adroit literary historian and a bril...

Che fosse un’opera d’arte non ne ha mai dubitato nessuno, fin da quando Gennaro Fabbri nel 1915 commissionò al ceramista faentino Gatti un vaso bianco e blu affinché la moglie, Donna Rachele, potesse conservare le sue “marene con frutto”. Oggi che quelle amarene – stessa ricetta di allora custodita gelosamente dagli eredi Fabbri – sono diventate si...

On Sunday, July 21st, contemporary menswear brand Caruso opened the doors of its permanent showroom in New York City. The new 1,680 square-foot space, including an outdoor terrace overlooking landmark buildings, is located at 501 Madison Avenue, in the heart of midtown. Fusing Italian sensitivity with international flair, the showroom debuted the C...

The out-of-wedlock granddaughter of a late British art collector is poised to claim half-ownership of a $1 billion collection of paintings, sculptures, tapestries and other objects that were left to New York University in 1994, Page Six has learned. The school has called the treasure trove — amassed by Sir Arthur Acton and bequeathed to NYU by his...

Una vita  passata tra arazzi, mura di cinta in pietra, cornici dorate, castelli, una vita presente tra grattacieli e tombini fumanti. La giovane contessa modenese Elisabetta Giriodi trova a New York la sua anima di artista e ritrova se stessa. Un passato nelle pubbliche relazioni, il giornalismo, la moda, gli affari di famiglia, la grande passione...

One of the best things about New York City is that it stops at the northern edge of The Bronx and has never intruded, as in so many newer cities, into what was once countryside and now is more mundanely referred to as the suburbs. Westchester County to the north is itself home to large cities like New Rochelle, Mount Vernon and Yonkers, all with th...