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Treasures of Umbria

Italian Friends Visit Manhattan

By: Philip Kampe - 11/06/2014
Italian Friends Visit ManhattanMarta and Gianluca, 24 year old students from Umbria visit Manhattan and fall in love with the city. It was our pleasure to show them the sites, tastes and smells of Manhattan.

Dennis Metrano Appreciation Day May 18

Celebrating a Famous Bartender and Rock Critic

By: Charles Giuliano - 04/15/2014
Celebrating a  Famous Bartender and Rock CriticOn May 18, friends will join Dennis Metrano for “Dennis Appreciation Day” at the Newburyport Elks, 25 Low Street in Newburyport, MA beginning at 12 Noon. Back in the day at Daisy Buchanan's Metrano was the mixilogy master of the Boston rock world.


Town and Country

By: Charles Giuliano - 03/24/2014
Town and CountryFulfilling a lifelong dream to hoist a pint of Guinness in a Dublin pub on my birthday. We were in and out of the city connecting with the Irish heritage of my mother and her ancestors. Encountering the whimsical poetic people in the city and touring the lush countryside and craggy coast there was much that rocked my bones and rattled my DNA. Here is a portfolio of images capturing the essence of that experience.

Joe Thompson Maps Five Year Plan

Cultural Synergy Raises Tide for North Adams and Williamstown

By: Charles Giuliano and Joe Thompson - 07/02/2013
Cultural Synergy Raises Tide for North Adams and WilliamstownThis time next year the Clark Art Institute will open its Tadao Ando designed campus expansion. Mass MoCA unveils its new Anselm Kiefer building this fall. That adds to its existing Sol LeWitt building. The resultant boost in visitation, as well as more events like the recent Solid Sound Festival, are a part of plans for the expansion and growth of business, tourism and jobs for a region with twice the rate of state unemployment. That's down from seven times the unemployment rate in the early 1990s.

Behind the Scenes with Wilco at Mass MoCA

I Was a Solid Sound Rockumentary P.A.

By: Jack Criddle - 07/02/2013
I Was a Solid Sound Rockumentary P.A.During the recent Solid Sound Festival Jack Criddle, who grew up on the Mass MoCA campus as the son of its chief preparator, Richard Criddle, returned to town from his home in Brooklyn. He shares behind the scenes adventures as a part of the production crew of TrixieFilm which documented the three day event which drew just shy of 8,000 participants.

Portrait of Fast Eddie

New York Critic Edward Rubin on the Fly

By: Charles Giuliano - 12/10/2012
New York Critic Edward Rubin on the FlyNew York critic Edward Rubin is on the short lost of my most amusing, eccentric and entertaining friends. In this thumbnail portrait of the artist we come to know just a teenie bit about him and how he came to be Fast Eddie. So famous that there is a Manhattan saloon named for him in neon.

London’s Paralympic Games Start Sept. 9

Realizing Dreams of Nazi Survivor Dr. Ludwig Guttman

By: Nelida Nassar - 08/30/2012
Realizing Dreams of Nazi Survivor  Dr. Ludwig GuttmanAcceptance, perseverance, conviction, power of persuasion and a desire to transcend difficulties and adversities across countries motivated Dr. Ludwig Guttmann to not only create the first worldwide spinal cord injuries center but also the Paralympic Games. This man single-handedly transformed pain into poise and pride hence realizing his dream.

Bradley Cooper Discusses Elephant Man

Broadway Bound for Fall 2013

By: Charles Giuliano - 07/04/2012
Broadway Bound for Fall 2013While in Williamstown this summer Bradley Cooper discussed his Elephant Man production co starring Patricia Clarkson. It proved to be a sold out run and the most sought after ticket of the Berkshire season. Here is what he said about a play that has obsessed him since it was his graduate thesis.

Pittsfield Third Thursday

Monthly Family Fun

By: Charles Giuliano - 06/27/2012
Monthly Family FunIn the past few years Third Thursdays have drawn big crowds to downtown Pittsfield, Our album of images shows why.

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