Up to 100 VIP and media guests will be invited to learn more about the programs.
Explore the Spring/Summer 2022 Collection featuring the season’s must-have styles inspired by the colors of summer. Enjoy Italian aperitifs and enter to win a $1000 shopping experience.
May 19, 6 – 8pm – Join Max Mara Madison Avenue for a live conversation with Elle Executive Editor, Sara Austin and Elle Fashion Features Director, Veronique Hyland to celebrate the publication of Dress Code: Unlocking Fashion From the New Look to Millennial Pink. Enjoy Italian aperitifs and a special gift from Max Mara and ELLE. This is a private event. Only confirmed RSVPs will be admitted. Please RSVP to email@example.com
Max Mara, 813 Madison Avenue, NY NY 1002
May 21, 10am – 6pm – Neapolitan Summer on Madison. Receive a MR embroidered beach bag as a gift with purchase and enjoy 20% off Spring 2022 Collection. Handmade Gelato from our in boutique cart and Italian aperitifs from 1-4 pm.
Design + Fashion + Restaurant
Check out our participating stores.
CALCIO IS BACK!Serie A, the Italian soccer league, has landed in the U.S.
Lega Serie A will open a temporary exhibition of Calcio , from May 18th to 25th, at 680 Madison Ave.
Come and visit the trophies, the jerseys and live the history that have made our soccer one of the most beautiful sports. Free entrance. Open from 10 am to 6 pm.
Venice Original, an exhibition of precious crafts at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura
Venetian artisans present a lively, productive and creative Veniceand the unmistakable craftsmanship. A display of memorable objects, experiences and people, a synthesis of the best – and most original – Venetian know-how. Register here: Venice Original Project – Mostra 18- 25 maggio (esteri.it)
Thursday, May 19: Appetizer 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Focaccia Farcita Prosciutto
Friday, May 20: Appetizer 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Focaccia Farcita Prosciutto
Saturday, May 21: Appetizer 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm Focaccia Farcita Prosciutto
939 Madison Avenue NY, NY 10021
Special Italian aperitivi
Our cold cut /cheese Tagliere will includes for $25
Prosciutto crudo, Salame, Prosciutto Cotto, Pecorino Toscano, Ricotta Tartufo Cheese, Brick Oven Toast Bread.
Special Cocktail $18
Strawberry Basil Aperol Sprits, Prosecco, Aperol, Club soda, Strawberry fresh syrup, Garnish with fresh strawberry and a leaf of basil.
33 East 61 Street
Visit our showroom to discover our Made in Italy collection.
Special event: May 19th: Italian aperitif 4.00 pm/6.00 pm.
18th/24th May: “Glass of Franciacorta Welcome from 4.00 pm to 6.00 pm (Sunday closed)
Visit Poliform Showroom to discover our Made in Italy collection. Poliform is the leading player in the international contemporary furniture market that provides custom-made systems and furnishing for any interior space including walk-in closets, closets, kitchens, tables, chairs, armchairs, sofa and beds to sophisticated clients looking for cultured and contemporary beauty, exclusive and refined elegance.
112 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016
Italy on Madison
Italy on Madison May 18-25, 2022! From 2 pm est. to 4 pm est. Italian Aperitivo; “IL Mulino MEZZALUNA on MADISON” = MEZZALUNA Pasta stuffed Cache e Peppe topped with a savory Butter & Sage sauce -A wonderful Prefix Lunch Menu 12pm to 3pm – 3 courses for only $39.) and maybe that IL Mulino Uptown was voted 2018 Best traditional Italian restaurant by the Italian Consulate NY.
37 East 60th Street
May 18 -25 Join us for Italian Aperitivo from 4-6PM at our NoMad location! With the purchase of two happy hour drinks and a meat & cheese board (minimum), you will be able to take the Italy on Madison wooden board home with you! While supplies last of the branded boards.
Join us for Italian Aperitivo from 4-6 pm at our NoMad location! With the purchase of two happy hour drinks and a meat & cheese board (minimum), you will be able to take the Italy on Madison wooden board home with you! While supplies last of the branded boards.
Join us to discover the new Jacques Durand frames collection “CURVA” at Punto Ottico Humaneyes during the whole week.
May 25, 6-8 pm – Grand opening event of the new store at 1086 Madison Avenue with some special gifts for all of our guests. We look forward to seeing you to have a toast with us and to enoy some good food and live music.
1086 Madison Avenue
9:30 am: Italian Jewelry.
Trade event for the Jewelry sector (PIAZZA ITALIA).
11 E 44th St Suite 800
ITALY on MADISON DESIGN DAY
10:30 am – 12:00 pm Italian Trade Commission (33 East 67th Street) The History of Made in Italy in the USA through the Italian Stores in Madison Avenue. Panelist: Antonino Laspina, Trade Commissioner US; Carlo Angelo Bocchi, Trade Commissioner Miami Office; William Sharples, founding principal Shop Architects. Panel discussion about sustainable design, featuring: Simona Gazzaniga, Poliform USA; Claudio Petucco, Florim NA. Moderated by Alessandro Melis, IDC Foundation Endowed Chair Professor, NYIT. Aperitivo Italiano to Follow. firstname.lastname@example.org.
11:00 am: Italian Design Seminar. Light lunch to follow. (ICE – 33 East 67th Street). Register here.
4:30 pm: Italian Jewels: Press Conference.
7:30 pm: Italian Jewels: Networking Cocktail (By Invitation Only).
33 East 67th Street
Max Mara, 6-8pm
813 Madison Avenue, NY NY 10021
Aquatalia, 11 am – 6 pm
Meet the designer and pre-view our Fall collection. Come and enjoy Italian inspire treats while meeting our designer and previewing our Fall Collection Rsvp by May 13 to Pat: email@example.com.
965 Madison Avenue, NY NY 10021
5-7 pm, book signing by Gianluca Rottura
“Wine made easy” & “Ma’ what are you cooking”
18 E 54th St, 10022
4pm to 6pm: Italian Beer at Eataly Flatiron.
An experience to discover a different twist to La Dolce Vita.
IL Gran tagliere at il PATIO restaurant.
Tagliere Italiano at La Pizza & La Pasta restaurants also paired with Aperol Spritz, for a perfect Aperitivo all’Italiana. Offer valid May 18-25, in celebration of Italy on Madison.
200 5th Avenue
12:00 pm, Vespa Day: a gathering at Madison Square, 23rd Street and Madison Avenue.
11:00 am: Women in Wine – The Italian Perspective
Moderator Mirella Menglide
- Miriam Morgenstern – vice president, associate publisher Wine Spectator
- Giulia Cecchi – La Famiglia Cecchi winemakers; Volio Imports
- Alessandra Rotondi – Sommelier certified by Italian Association of Sommeliers
- May Matta-Aliah – president of In the Grape, ambassador and lead educator of Alto Adige and Franciacorta, member of Les Dames d’Escoffier
Ornella Faddo – Influencer, TV personality Brindiamo! Channel Italy
2:30 pm: Italian Restaurant Industry
Moderator John Mariani
Seminar on the Challenges & Perspectives in the USA . Refreshments to follow. (ICE – 33 East 67th Street).
- John Mariani – writer, journalist, food & wine critic
- Gianfranco Sorrentino – president, Gruppo Italiano
- Dino Borri – General manager Eataly USA
- Odette Fada – chef, educator at Culinary Institute of America
- Andrea Berti – sr. director business development, Atalanta Corp.
*Seminar organized in collaboration with Gruppo Italiano
6:30 pm: Guided tasting of small plates
The Italian Cultural Institute and Venice Original are pleased to announce the following workshops
Venetian seed beads
Do you like arts and crafts?
Have you ever been interested in Venice and its artisans?
Don’t miss these one of a kind workshops
Wednesday, May 25
Italian Cultural Institute | 686 Park Avenue, NY
Three sessions, 11am, 1pm and 3pm (approx. 1 hour)
Limited space available
Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 24, indicating your preferred time, at: firstname.lastname@example.org
This workshops will teach the participants how to thread delicate pearls into a daisy that you can take home (material will be provided). During the workshop, the participants will also learn about the artisans in Venice, their art and expertise.
It will also be possible to admire many artworks on display at the IIC on the occasion of the presentation of Venice Original, a project to sustain and promote the artistic and traditional craftsmanship of Venice.