Portraits

“Porgi un Sorriso”, an invitation to smile that becomes action

We meet Thomas Molendini, a financial professional with a strong humanitarian passion and a fortitude that led him to create and develop humanitarian projects in Italy and many other countries

Elena Salmistraro, the eclectic side of design

Less is a bore. Elena Salmistraro knows it well. On the wings of creativity, perfectly balanced between art and design, her world comes to life. If design’s modern challenge is to be unique and recognizable, she has definitely won it. All due to a peculiarity that the creative holds dear – giving objects purposes that, besides meeting daily needs, tug at heartstrings

SUD LISBOA Europe’s Most Trendy and Enchanting Hotspot!

Salomé Gorgildaze is Business Development Director and Executive Board Member of  SANA Group Hotels. Closely involved with SUD Lisboa project, talks about her career and love for Portugal

Beatrice Fontana: creativity is… endless!

Beatrice Fontana, a fashion designer, interior designer, and trendsetter, Fontana discovered her passion for design in its broadest sense even before starting school. Talent was already engrained in her DNA, but she polished it like a raw diamond in years of study and valuable experiences. To name a few: Bulgari, Fendi, Armani, Serapian Milano, Parker, and Waterman

Antonella Salvucci, my life on set

An ever-burning passion, the passion that drives me and always makes me see the light despite all difficulties. I actually stamp the hardest moments into my emotional memory, so that I can draw from them whenever I need to play a multi-faceted character

The Future of Luxury and the Culture of Risk Prevention

The future of luxury and the culture of risk prevention: a revolution in the making. Interview to two key pioneers of Cindynics, the science of risk Following the pandemic’s heavy impact on the global economy and the consequent need to refresh business strategies for competitiveness to recover, companies are now...

Marina Di Guardo, words can change your life

Marina Di Guardo has been into writing since she was a child. A hidden talent, a smoldering fire that flamed up in adulthood, when she found the words to write her first novel in 2010. Marina, a talent revealed in several diverse works, a maturity in style that clearly emerges from her novels, and that now seems to have found its true nature.

Summer Fragrances. Q&A with Perfume Designer Mauro Lorenzi

Fragrances are adventurous travels, and summer brings along olfactory memories that recall the feeling of carefree days, the scents of the sea, shady woods and starry skies

Cristiano Minellono, a life of poetry

No introduction needed for Cristiano Minellono, globally renowned for his many beautiful songs, famous in every corner of the world. He is the only Italian lyricist to have won the Sanremo Music Festival twice, for songs “Ci sarà” and “Se mi innamoro”, and to have seized the second place for four times

Paola Marella, Elegance in Balance

Bicolor hair, a multi-colored soul. Paola Marella’s use of color would likely clash with visionary Wim Wenders’, who notoriously said: “Life is in color, but black and white is more realistic"