Bulgaria: Italian Festival
The 14th edition of the Italian Festival, a programme of events dedicated to Italy and its extraordinary cultural and business offers, is ongoing in Bulgaria from 10 May to 29 June. This year’s edition is focused on the combination of culture and economy and envisages initiatives in the field of music, art, cinema, contemporary literature and the future of industry. The Festival offers the unique opportunity to fathom the universe of the vanguards in Italy’s world of culture and business. The programme can be consulted on the site of the Italian Embassy in Sofia at the link http://ow.ly/Hw9S30bwH4i. It was designed through the synergy between the different components of “Brand Italy” in Bulgaria: the Italian Embassy, the ICE Foreign Trade Agency, the Italian Cultural Institute, the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria and Confindustria Bulgaria. The Festival’s highlights include the “Viva Italia!” exhibition of contemporary art, the “Festa del Cinema italiano in Bulgaria”, the “Italian Style in eyewear” exhibition and the conference “Industry 4.0: Challenges and Opportunities for Enterprises in the New Industrial Revolution”.