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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...

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...

The last of the patrons of the arts becomes a film

The documentary film that Guido Talarico dedicated to Emmanuele Emanuel was presented at the Macro Asilo. The Chairman of Fondazione Roma affirmed, “Culture is the clean energy that could change the face of the world.”

A ‘Journey in Sicily’ by Francesco Amico

The exhibition titled ‘Viaggio in Sicilia (Journey in Sicily), promoted by Fondazione Cultura e Arte, an instrumentality of Fondazione Terzo Pilastro – Internazionale chaired by Professor Emmanuele F. M. Emanuele, may be admired until the 30th of March 2019 at the Galleria Lombardi in Palermo.

Il Sud d’Italia riparte dal Mediterraneo verticale

«Penso che sia necessario riportare il Mediterraneo al centro del mondo e sogno di trasformare la Sicilia, e Palermo in particolare, nella Bruxelles del Mediterraneo. Sarebbe una risposta forte, controcorrente, al destino di quel Meridione sistematicamente abbandonato dai nostri tanti Governi, devastato dall’incuria e depredato delle sue ricchezze. Del resto...

Professor Emanuele appointed Ambassador to Palermo Culture nel Mondo

On Monday the 4th of February at 11 a.m. in Saint Crispin’s Church, Palermo adjacent to the Biblioteca di Casa Professa, greeted by the Director of the Servizio Sistema Bibliotecario Spazi Etnoantropologici e Archivio Cittadino Eliana Calandra, in the setting of the presentation of the ‘Fondazione Cultura e Arte per...

Under the sign of beauty to defeat the Mafia and Camorra

Art for everyone, with no exception or barriers, experienced as a comforting presence that beautifies destitute areas of contemporary cities.  This is the symbolic aim of the Fondazione Cultura e Arte per Ballarò project, requested by Professor Emmanuele F. M. Emanuele, Chairman of Fondazione Terzo Pilastro – Internazionale, and implemented...