Functioning of the Foundation

“The projects of Fondazione Terzo Pilastro – Internazionale are accomplished also with the support of Fondazione Roma”.

The Foundation refurbishes the ancient home of Ignazio Silone

The project to completely restore Ignazio Silone’s birthplace was presented during a meeting held in the council chamber of the Comune di Pescina on the 6th of May 2019 in the presence of the Mayor, Stefano Iulanella. The meeting was attended by technicians, designers, a representative of the building company...

World Music for Cancer research

The Orchestra di Piazza Vittorio, the largest European multi-ethnic ensemble, held a concert in Malta in aid of the Emanuele Cancer Research Foundation. The concert was promoted by Fondazione Cultura e Arte, an instrumentality of Fondazione Terzo Pilastro Internazionale chaired by Professor Emmanuele F. M. Emanuele of Villabianca and Baron...

Professor Emanuele awarded Honorary Citizenship of Ariano Irpino

The opening ceremony of the School of Ancient Arts and Crafts in the Martiri neighbourhood of Ariano Irpino was held on Saturday the 13th of April 2019.  The outstanding sponsor was Professor Emmanuele F. M. Emanuele, philanthropist and patron of arts, Honorary Chairman of Fondazione Roma and Chairman of Fondazione...

Treble win for the fencer Lorenzo Roma

One success after another for the historic Accademia d’Armi Musumeci Greco, chaired by Maestro Renzo Musumeci Greco.  Lorenzo Roma, who is just nineteen years old, having won the Gold Medal and the World Cup in sabre at the Junior and Cadets World Fencing Championships in Touron – Poland last Sunday,...

Rubens the genius illuminates Seville

Two of the most important masterpieces by Peter Paul Rubens, indisputable leader of seventeenth-century Flemish art, have arrived in Spain from Italy:  Hercules in the Garden of the Hesperides and Deianira delivering the fatal tunic to the Fury.  The two large canvases kept in the Sabauda gallery at the Musei...