From Designer to Designer on demand with special effects

Alberto Podestà is the Italian designer famous for having collaborated with the best Italian companies as product designer and art designer.  Alberto was born in Genoa and his art brings all the maritime culture and the typical opening of a city with a large historic port. Alberto Podestà after having worked with calibres known throughout [...] read more

Violas, Violins and Cellos directly from the hands of the luthier

"There will never be two instruments the same!". With this phrase Paolo Dubla welcomes us in his studio, a young and experienced luthier passionate about the art of designing, building and restoring instruments. Paolo, intrigued and attracted by the trade of making instruments as a boy, attended a workshop of an established craftsman, and then [...] read more

Trinoro and Passopisciaro: from Tuscany to Sicily for successful wines

From the south of Tuscany, to the land around the Etna Volcano: in this virtual journey, we "accompany" you to "taste" a rare and magnificent wine. We will take you, together with a master like Andrea Franchetti, a young, attentive and prepared oenologist, to a forgotten place in the extreme south of Tuscany, where his [...] read more

The art clogs that represent the strength of being

All "guilt" of ancient family photos if Gabriella Sala, founder of Le Gabrielle, applies to a thorough research on local traditions of Brianza, famous area of Lombardy (northern Italy), bringing his attention to the clogs, shoes used by local peasants until a recent past. Her research, which also has an inner value, is combined with [...] read more

Liguria – Green terraces with a sea view

Sanremo, the enchanting City of Flowers, which includes among its beauties Villa Ormond and its beautiful park. Built at the behest of the Swiss merchant Michel Louis Ormond in the second half of the nineteenth century, following the earthquake of 1887, it was rebuilt to a design by the Swiss architect Emile Réverdin. The park, [...] read more