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Articles by: Letizia Airos

  • Facts & Stories
    Letizia Airos(June 29, 2016)
    During his recent visit to New York City Ambassador Armando Varricchio sat with i-ItalyTV for a long conversation about his new job. We touched upon a number of topics, spanning from culture to technology to the new wave of Italians coming to the UStoday.
  • Our cover story is about “Grandparents and Grandchildren in Italian America,” a series of conversations available this summer on TV and online at www.i-Italy.org.
  • Come nasce una nuova Ferrari? La sinergia tra designer, ingegneri e tecnici è alla base del continuo successo della famosa casa automobilistica di Maranello. La peculiare metodica di progetto adottata da Ferrari Design permette al designer di non chiudersi in un ambito puramente stilistico e di incidere sulle scelte di progetto con il comune obiettivo di giungere ad un risultato di eccellenza.
  • Two years since his passing, we remember a man, a friend, and a great designer who left behind traces of Italy throughout New York. Massimo Vignelli worked in a wide range of fields, in interior design, environmental design, package design, graphic design, furniture design, and product design, and his clients at Vignelli Associates included high profile companies such as IBM, MTA, Poltrona Frau, Knoll, Bloomingdale’s and American Airlines.
  • Non è un’astronauta, ma anche lei svolge un lavoro ancora non tanto comune tra le donne: la pizzaiola. Fare la pizza e insegnare a farla, e per di più in America, è la sua missione.La scommessa vinta di una giovane donna proveniente da una piccola città tra Roma e Napoli.
  • Art & Culture
    Letizia Airos(May 04, 2016)
    In conversation with Ferrari’s vice-president of design, Flavio Manzoni. How is a new Ferrari born? Synergy between designers, engineers, and technicians is at the heart of the famous Maranello automaker’s continued success. At Ferrari Design they have adopted a special method that allows designers to step outside their purely stylistic roles and have a say in selecting projects, the common goal being the manufacture of excellence.
  • Dining in & out: Articles & Reviews
    Letizia Airos(May 02, 2016)
    Giorgia Caporuscio may not be an astronaut, but her occupation is fairly uncommon among women. For her, making pizza and teaching people how to make pizza – in America no less – is a mission. This is the story of how a young woman from a small city took a gamble and won big.
  • Op-Eds
    Letizia Airos(April 26, 2016)
    The new issue of i-ItalyNY is hitting New York this week. Here is a preview of its contents and an invitation to look for it around the city.