Take a Walk through Italian Art in Los Angeles
The APP for mobile devices turns the IIC publication and this website into a geo-tagged system that manages an interactive exploration of Italian Art in Los Angeles.
The system offers also media enriched tours crafted to create an engaging experience:
EatIT LA, The Italian Culinary Tour
This is a tour through the best Italian restaurants of Los Angeles. Enjoy new and more traditional recipes from the North to the South of Italy and get tips and recommendations.
LA Italian Heritage
The madness and genius of the Watts Towers’ creator, Sabato Rodia, the business sense and generosity “of the most beautiful woman” in Los Angeles, Arcadia Bandini, and the talent Rudolph Valentino. These are only some of the elements that define the unique nature Italian immigration in this city and make it so different from the characteristics and dynamics of the East Coast’s one.
From Light to Materiality
This tour takes the user to the most prestigious Italian Art in town, including visits to the Getty Villa, the Getty Center, UCLA, and the Italian Cultural Institute.
Traces of Italy
Focusing on works of art off the beaten path and materials that contribute to stunning architecture and sculpture in Downtown LA, this tour reveals hidden traces of the Italian presence in the city.
Pasadena: an Italian Journey
This journey will take place between the real and the virtual on a trail of discovery through Italian art in Pasadena. Including: St. Andrew Church, City Hall, Huntington Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens and the Norton Simon Museum.