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Piero di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence at  the National Gallery of Art

Piero di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence at the National Gallery of Art

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The first major retrospective exhibition ever presented of paintings by the imaginative Italian Renaissance master Piero di Cosimo (1462–1522) will premiere at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, from February 1 through May 3, 2015. Piero di Cosimo: The Poetry of Painting in Renaissance Florence will showcase some 40 of the artist’s most compelling works. […]

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Addio Mario!

Addio Mario!

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

Mourners pay final respects to Mario Cuomo. Photo: @reuterspictures http://t.co/xdERDzldlx pic.twitter.com/vL10tkb9Ia — TIME.com (@TIME) January 6, 2015    

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Calligaris:  Bringing Italian smart design to Washington

Calligaris: Bringing Italian smart design to Washington

| December 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Italian furniture store Calligaris has just settled into its new location in Georgetown at 3328 M St., and it is a classy, welcome addition for anyone interested in contemporary Italian design. The well-curated showroom feels more like an exhibition of fine design. Calligaris furniture is visually pleasing, particularly the selection of vividly-colored chairs, some of […]

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Maria Falcone, Sister of the late Mafia Prosecutor Giovanni Falcone Visits FBI

Maria Falcone, Sister of the late Mafia Prosecutor Giovanni Falcone Visits FBI

| November 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

On November 12, 2014,  Maria Falcone, the sister of  the late prosecutor Giovanni Falcone, and founder of the Falcone Foundation, visited  the FBI’s headquarter in Washington, along with Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando and Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero.  Following the visit, the FBI issued the following statement: Giovanni Falcone will always be remembered as a prosecutor who devoted […]

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Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando Meets With U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder

Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando Meets With U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Italian Justice Minister Andrea Orlando, who is in Washington DC to participate in the EU-US meeting on justice and Home Affairs (JHA), met today with U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder.  At a press conference, Orlando noted the close collaboration between Europe and the U.S. on cyber crime, organized crime, and terrorism.  Orlando expressed, however,  Europe’s […]

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Elezioni per il rinnovo dei Comites sono state rimandate al 17 aprile 2015

Elezioni per il rinnovo dei Comites sono state rimandate al 17 aprile 2015

| November 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

ROMA\ aise\ – La decisione è arrivata nella tarda serata di ieri, al termine della riunione del Consiglio dei Ministri. Le elezioni per il rinnovo dei Comites, inizialmente previste per il 19 dicembre 2014, sono state rimandate al 17 aprile 2015. La decisione – che mette fine alle tante polemiche dovute ai tempi ristretti per […]

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Mass for the Fallen in Battle

Mass for the Fallen in Battle

| November 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

At Holy Rosary Church – November 2, 2014

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