“I Love Italy” Valentine Cocktail Party | February 12th | The Excelsior Via Veneto 125

Celebrate with Rome’s International Community at a very special evening dedicated to our love for Italy, and to spotlight LoveItaly’s efforts to help lovers of Italy from around the globe contribute to the restoration of Italian cultural heritage projects. The Cocktail will feature live music, appetizers and “cash bar” at the venue’s regular prices (wine/beer/juice […]

17.01 | Jornada de Patrimonio Cultural y Mecenazgo | Fundació MACBA

On 17 January 2019, MACBA Museu d’Art Contemporani di Barcelona, Spain will host the first Jornada de Patrimonio Cultural y Mecenazgo, dedicated to cultural heritage, patronage and crowdfunding, organized by the Ministerio de Cultura y Deporte.   LoveItaly is delighted to have been invited to contribute to the conversation, with a presentation from our Vice […]

Villa Farnesina Restoration Projects

Villa Farnesina, Rome. The Villa Farnesina is one of the most famous buildings in Rome and one of the most elegant statements of the entire Italian Renaissance, a masterpiece in which architectural design fuses with pictorial decoration.  Although the first Renaissance villas with their formal gardens were built around Florence, the fashion for grand country […]

Press Conference for the restoration project of Cagli’s “The Race of the Berber Horses”

PRESS CONFERENCE National Academy of Dance in Rome A Press Conference will be held at the National Academy of Dance in Rome on Monday 10 December to present the restoration project for Corrado Cagli’s mural “The Race of the Berber Horses”, in the presence of Ester Coen and Maria Enrica Palmieri, President and Director of […]

STANDOUT WOMAN AWARD 2018 | 08 November | Aula dei Gruppi Parlamentari Montecitorio ROME

LoveItaly at the “Standout Woman Awards” 2018: Vice President Tracy Roberts receives the International Prize for her work in promoting Italian cultural and artistic heritage. On 8 November 2018 at the Aula dei Gruppi Parlamentari at Montecitorio in Via di Campo Marzio 73, Rome, 21 Standout Women from the diverse fields of manufacturing, art, entertainment, sport, […]

Italy USA Exhibition Program

Italy USA Exhibition Program Partnership between LoveItaly, American Federation of Arts & Directorate General of Italian Museums. The Italy USA Exhibition Program intends to develop art exhibitions drawn from Italian collections to be presented in museums around the United States. Initial support for the project comes from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation. The cultural cooperation […]

The Race of the Berber Horses

“THE RACE OF THE BERBER HORSES” by Corrado Cagli (1935) at the National Academy of Dance in Rome.  Thanks to the generous donation from the Ruth Stanton Foundation in New York, conservation work will soon begin on Corrado Cagli’s Race of the Berber Horses, a mural painting in the main dance room of the Italian National […]

THE FRESCO OF ST. ANTHONY IN THE BASILICA OF PADOVA WILL BE RESTORED

The “Restaur’Antonio” campaign, launched in May by the Veneranda Arca di S. Antonio with LoveItaly, to restore the ancient fresco of the patron saint in the Basilica of Padova, has successfully reached its goal. The goal was reached before the official closing date and ensures the restoration of the almost life-sized fresco that is one […]

Restoration work on earthquake damaged crucifix in Norcia will begin

Perugia, 19 Sept. 2018 A precious 15th century crucifix made by the school of Giovanni Teutonico for the Cathedral of St. Maria Argentea in Norcia (Umbria), damaged in the 30 October 2016 earthquake, will be restored thanks to the assistance of LoveItaly and American Friends of LoveItaly. A protocol of understanding was signed this morning […]