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Bill Cellini Jr: It’s Time to Discover your Italian Roots!

Bill Cellini Jr. is a true blue expert in Italian ancestry. For about thirty years, he has been holding seminars and workshops across the United...

Innovativo Creativo Italiano: a photo shoot capturing Italians’ creative souls

Judy Starkman, who worked as a London-based feature documentary filmmaker for networks, such as ABC , CBS , CNN , and SKY-TV , alongside several...
Guglielmo Poggi (left) with director Ludovico Di Martino

Los Angeles gets a taste of the European cinema with “Starring Europe” Film Festival

The “Starring Europe” Film Festival this year took place in Los Angeles from May the 9th until May the 15th, a creative project organized by the...
Francesca Zanetti - Representative IACCW, Consul General of Italy in Los Angeles Antonio Verde, IIC Director Valeria Rumori, Italian Trade Commissioner in Los Angeles Florindo Blandolino,  Marco de Ceglie - CEO Salov NA, Lorri Wressell - C-CAP Career Advisor and Event Planner, Giovanni Pellerito - CEO GP Communications NA

Spotlight on olive oil at the IIC for the first edition of LA Food Bowl Festival

For the first edition of the LA Food Bowl festival, organized by the Los Angeles Times, the Italian Institute of Culture of Los Angeles intends to...
Piero Selvaggio's ability to reinvent Italian cuisine and offer new flavors and wine labels is probably the reason why Valentino, his restaurant, is still on the scene at the same address after 45 years. Photo by Judy Starkman/www.italianila.com

Piero Selvaggio: The Evolution of Italian Dining in LA

Piero Selvaggio, in English, would translate Peter Wild, and absolutely wild must have seemed to the local scene the changes he brought about not...

Starring Europe - New Films from the EU

HOLLYWOOD’S PREMIERE SCREENING OF “OUR LAST” “A FILM ABLE TO MOVE AND GENTLY ENTHRALL AUDIENCES” SAID THE CONSUL GENERAL ANTONIO VERDE WHO WILL...
Norton Simon Museum's Chief Curator - Carol Togneri. Photo courtesy of C. Togneri

Carol Togneri: exposing new “gems” from the Norton Simon Museum’s vault

C arol Togneri’s pivotal moment of discovery occurred in Alhambra, CA, when she was a child and her Tuscan grandma showed her the reproductions of...

Giuseppe Franco, from Calabria with Passion

“Giuseppe Franco Salon Opening Summer 2017” reads a sign in a window on Canon Drive in Beverly Hills. Well, not exactly what you are thinking. This...

A Little “Eataly” in Los Angeles

I t goes without saying that good eating is the one thing most Italians would never be willing to compromise on. Countless Hollywood reenactments of...

Scientific Truths: A Conversation with USC Professor Gale Sinatra

As we look at the history of humanity, we often focus on the individuals who made fundamental discoveries and enabled us to advance our knowledge, by...

Lorenzo Damiani, “Ambassador of Design” at LA’s Italian Design Day

T he first edition of the Italian Design Day (March 2nd) – brainchild of Italy’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Ministry...
Giovanni Veronesi with Giuiano Sangiorgi (Negroamaro) and Sara Serraiocco - credit www.losangelesitalia.com

Los Angeles Italia. Giovanni Veronesi: “In 10 years, one million young people will no longer be in Italy”

During the week of "Los Angeles Italia", thanks to the invitation from the Consul General Antonio Verde’s offices of the Italian Consulate, we were...
From the left: Volfango De Biasi, Eleonora Gaggero, Consul General Antonio Verde, Giovanni Veronesi, Veronoca Gaggero, founder-producer “Los Angeles Italia” Pascal Vicedomini and Mirko Trovato

"Los Angeles Italia": Consul General Antonio Verde welcomes Italian directors

Alongside "Los Angeles Italia Film Fashion and Art Fest", a meeting was held at the Italian Consulate of Los Angeles between the Consul General...
Folk singer Michela Musolino

"Music and culture: An Italian Perspective": Italian Music on set at Chapman University

Representing the variety and beauty of Italian music in different ages and in different fields was the goal of "Music and culture: an Italian...

Celebrating “Italian Design Day” in Los Angeles

The Consulate General of Italy, has organized a special event at the Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles to celebrate “Italian Design Day”. Promoted...

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