Her name is Borinquen Gallo, she is an artist born in Rome 33 years ago from an Italian father and a Puerto Rican mother. Her personal history is incredible and at the same time touching: she came to New York in 1988 with her parents at the age of 13. Her parents followed the call of Pope John Paul the II to volunteer as a missionary family and so they left everything behind and we moved from Rome to the South Bronx on a mission of the Catholic Church...
Vincenzo Amato is both an actor and sculptor who has starred in a number of films, including Emanuele Crialese's "The Golden Door" ("Nuovo Mondo"). He talks sculpture and his predilection for iron while he gives us a tour of his Lower East Side studio
The Inaugural American Exhibit for Florentine Artist Paolo Staccioli. The show will run at the Italian Cultural Institute of New York (IIC) until June 30. Organized in collaboration with the American gallery Kiesendahl + Calhoun Fine Arts Ltd. and the Florentine gallery Paradigma, Staccioli’s bronzes will also be on display in the wonderful sculpture garden LongHouse Reserve in East Hampton
Sabato sera le porte dell’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di New York si sono aperte al mondo del design per lanciare ufficialmente la serie di eventi connessi all’apertura della ICFF International Contemporary Furniture Fair in corso al Javits Center di New York dal 17 al 20 Maggio
Last Tuesday night the exhibit “I Viaggi di Fausto Melotti” (The Travels of Fausto Melotti) opened at the Italian Cultural Institute in New York. The exhibit is open to the public and runs until May 28