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The mesmerizing work of Franco Grignani

Franco Grignani (Pieve Porto Morone, 4 February 1908 - Milan, 20 February 1999) was...

The Manifesto of Futurist Cooking, A Meal that Prevented a Suicide

The ultimate aim of Futurist cuisine is the abolition of mediocrist daily life in...

The amazing Movie Posters of Silvano Campeggi

On 29 August died Silvano Campeggi (also known by the nickname "Nano"), painter and...

MATERA CENTRAL – PROJECT FOR THE NEW FAL STATION

The project consists of the structural renovation of the actual Matera Central FAL railway...

2016 Sony World Photography Awards: Italian Photography

The World Photography Organisation is a centre point for global photography initiatives. The Sony...

Codex Seraphinianus, the surreal encyclopedia by Luigi Serafini

Codex Seraphinianus is a book written and illustrated by the Italian artist Luigi Serafini...

Architecture Under Fascism: E.U.R.

EUR is an acronym for Esposizione Universale Roma and is a perfect example of...

Road to L. – Was HP Lovecraft inspired by the Racconti del Filó?

A fascinating theory based on the similarities between the Racconti del Filó and some...

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Stefano Boeri Architetti, Metrogramma Milano and Inside Outside win the competition for the Parco del Ponte in Genoa, the Polcevera Park

“A Red Steel Circle. A ring that embraces - passing under the new bridge - an area made of iron, water, cement and asphalt. The...

Top 5 Scholarships in Italy for International Students in 2019

Young people commonly choose to continue their education in colleges and universities. They choose local institutions but some of them prefer studying abroad. It’s not...

The mesmerizing work of Franco Grignani

Franco Grignani (Pieve Porto Morone, 4 February 1908 - Milan, 20 February 1999) was an Italian graphic artist and artist. He founded Studio Grignani in...

The sporting culture behind the Italian game

Sport is a strange thing; it ignites a raw passion in the tamest person, it creates rivalries between people who would otherwise get along...

12 leaders of Juventus ultras groups arrested for blackmailing Juventus to get free tickets and ticket touting

12 leaders of Juventus ultras groups were arrested during an investigation of the Digos ( General Investigations and Special Operations Division) of Turin. On September...

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30 Amazing pictures of Pompeii

The cataclysmic eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD was one of the most spectacular and destructive events in ancient history. Two towns and many...

Christ of the Abyss in Italy

The Christ of the Abyss is a bronze statue placed in 1954 on the bottom of the bay of San Fruttuoso, between Camogli and...

What is everybody’s natural language ? The cruel experiment in language deprivation of Frederick II

Throughout history were conducted experiments involving language deprivation trying to discover the origin of language. The first attempt is reported by Herodotus, who wrote Pharaoh...

Cities built by the Romans (The big list)

The list of cities built by the Romans over the centuries is impressive. Some of the following cities may have been founded by other people,...

The lives of the Carusi, the slave miners of Sicily

Child Slavery at the Floristella Grottacalda mines in Sicily. The Caruso was a kid aged 8 to 14 years, assigned to carry on shoulder excavated...

The gruesome procession of Verbicaro Flagellants

Italian flagellants - Every year Verbicaro, Calabria, hosts a gruesome procession. During the night between Thursday and Good Friday, some penitents, completely dressed in red,...

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