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IV EDIZIONE DELL’ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL DI VANCOUVER

January 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

IV EDIZIONE DELL’ITALIAN FILM FESTIVAL DI VANCOUVER (6-12 GENNAIO 2017) Inizierà venerdì 6 gennaio a Vancouver la IV edizione dell’Italian Film Festival, manifestazione divenuta appuntamento fisso del panorama cinematografico della città. L’Italian Film Festival di Vancouver è organizzato dal Centro Culturale Italiano di Vancouver e dal Vancouver International Film Festival in collaborazione e con il supporto del Consolato Generale d’Italia […]

Cinquantesimo Anniversario dell’Alluvione di Firenze. Protecting Cultural Heritage in an Uncertain Time

October 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Washington DC, 28 ottobre 2016 – Cinquant’anni fa, tra il 4 e il 5 novembre del 1966, l’esondazione dell’Arno causò l’alluvione di Firenze. La devastazione era ovunque, nelle strade, nei palazzi, nelle chiese, nei monumenti, nei capolavori e soprattutto nelle vite e nei cuori di coloro che erano stati colpiti. Per ricordare l’alluvione l’Ambasciata d’Italia e l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura […]

NIAF Statement of the Earthquake in Central Italy

August 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

NIAF Joseph V. Del Raso, Chairman, and John M. Viola, President, issued the following statement:   “The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) extends its sincerest condolences to the victims and their families suffering from the recent earthquake that struck central Italy.  “Our hearts are broken by the death and destruction that is taking place in Accumoli and throughout the central region, […]

UNICO National Responds to Earthquake in Italy

August 24, 2016 // 0 Comments

“Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and survivors in Amatrice” Fairfield, NJ— UNICO National, America’s largest Italian American service and charitable organization, is expressing deep sorrow and concern for all affected by the devastating earthquake in the town of Amatrice of central Italy. “Our hearts and prayers go out to the victims and survivors,” stated Dominick Nicastro, […]

Premio New York: a prize for emerging Italian artists – Deadline September 5, 2016

August 13, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Premio New York brings promising emerging Italian artists to New York for a residency at Brooklyn’s ISCP Gallery (International Studio and Curatorial Program), with the support of the Italian Cultural Institute in New York, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, and the Italian Academy. Apply here, and read more […]

NIAF Mourns the Passing of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

February 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

  February 13, 2016 (Washington, D.C.– February 13, 2016) “On behalf of the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) Board of Directors, we are deeply saddened by the passing of the United States Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the Scalia family. Justice Scalia died at the age of 79 on February 12, 2016, in his […]

STATEMENT FROM THE SONS OF ITALY® ON THE PASSING OF U.S. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE ANTONIN SCALIA

February 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

 Washington, D.C., February 16, 2016 On behalf of its hundreds of thousands of family members in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, the Order Sons of Italy in America (OSIA), the oldest and largest organization representing Americans of Italian heritage, deeply mourns the passing of United States Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. OSIA National President Daniel J. Longo of Maryland […]

Il ritorno di Barbablù in Italia: eccellente collaborazione tra autorità italiane ed il museo Getty Villa a Malibu

January 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

2016-01-27 Grazie alla efficace collaborazione tra il Consolato Generale a Los Angeles, la Procura di Enna e l’Arma dei Carabinieri con il John Paul Getty Museum verrà riportata in Italia la Testa di Ade, detta anche Barbablù, di eccezionale valore artistico, già parte della collezione del Getty Villa di Malibu. Trafugato attorno al Santuario extraurbano di San Francesco Bisconti a […]

Thanksgiving Message from NIAF’s John Viola

November 25, 2015 // 0 Comments

Dear Friends and Members of the NIAF Family, I know your inbox is inundated with messages in these days before Thanksgiving and will grow ever fuller as we await the arrival of the holiday season. I hope you don’t mind me adding myself to the myriad of e-mails, but I just wanted to take a moment to send a quick […]

THE ANTONIO MEUCCI YOUNG INVENTORS’ COMPETITION

March 16, 2015 // 0 Comments

CALLING ALL YOUNG INVENTORS! IT IS TIME TO ENTER THE THE ANTONIO MEUCCI YOUNG INVENTORS’ COMPETITION Open to all Students in Grades 3-8. THE ANTONIO MEUCCI YOUNG INVENTORS’ COMPETITION Sponsored by the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum & Time Warner Cable In keeping with the legacy of inventor Antonio Meucci(1808-1889), the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum and Time Warner Cable are pleased to announce The Young […]

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