Violetta Sturiale

Violetta Sturiale is a journalist based in Turin, Italy.

Paris / 2 June 2014

Le Comptoir Général - Paris

by Violetta Sturiale

photography Aryanà Francesca Urbani

coordination Mariaelena Morelli

"Le Comptoir Général is entirely dedicated to exotic ventures, out-of-the-box creativity, hidden secrets, lost causes, and ghetto exploration." Read more...

Paris / 29 May 2014

Hotel du Nord - Paris

by Violetta Sturiale

photography Aryanà Francesca Urbani

coordination Mariaelena Morelli

Laurie Massé, manager of Hôtel du Nord, tells us more about the history of this Parisian landmark. Read more...

Travel / 28 May 2014

Pfatish - Turin

by Violetta Sturiale

photography Alice Guarini

"A place that hasn't been changed by modernization, nor wars, nor trends." Read more...

Paris / 23 May 2014

Cire Trudon - Paris

by Violetta Sturiale

photography Aryanà Francesca Urbani

coordination Mariaelena Morelli

In 1687 Jacques Trudon, son of founder Claude Trudon, began a long relationship with the Court of Versailles as a wax producer, official apothecary and distiller. Read more...

Paris / 4 February 2014

Roses Costes Dani Roses - Paris

by Violetta Sturiale

photography Aryanà Francesca Urbani

coordination Mariaelena Morelli

In 2010 the illustrious Hôtel Costes expanded to include a boutique dedicated to roses, following in the footsteps of Joséphine Bonaparte, the first Empress of France, who in the early 1800s created a rose garden, which included over 200 varieties. Read more...

Travel / 10 December 2013

Palais Saadiens - Marrakech

by Violetta Sturiale

The process for realizing a great Berber rug depends on the woman weaving it. She is like a storyteller, weaving the carpet with a secret language that every woman creates for herself. Read more...

Travel / 22 April 2014

Dar Cherifa - Marrakech

photography Ludovica Drusi

coordination Violetta Sturiale

Getting lost in the ancient Médina is a chance to discover unexpected places like Dar Cherifa, a literary cafe, restaurant and cultural house located near the souk. Read more...

Interiors / 10 April 2014

Humana Fragilitas

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

"Every graphic work is connected to a tale." Read more...

Paris / 11 March 2014

Mélodies Graphiques - Paris

photography Aryanà Francesca Urbani

coordination Violetta Sturiale

"I would define myself as a watchman of calligraphy, but at the same time I do not see an optimistic future for what I do because I think it will slowly disappear." Read more...

Travel / 2 January 2014

Bagni Paloma - Turin

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

"It’s not an age issue, it’s all in the taste. Ladies can be in their late twenties or in their early fifties but the concept is always the same." Read more...

Art / 25 November 2013

Artissima 2013

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

Contemporary art fair Artissima took place in Turin's Oval Lingotto pavillon during the second weekend of November. Read more...

Travel / 28 October 2013

Mulassano - Turin

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

Caffè Mulassano is a favorite among the passers by of Piazza Castello, one of the most famous squares in Turin. Read more...

Travel / 10 October 2013

Stratta - Turin

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

"That’s why he chose Stratta for his famous order or treats: 29 kilos of marron glacés, 18 kilos of sherbet, 37 kilos of caramelized fruits and pastries, jams and meringues." Read more...

Travel / 17 September 2013

Caffè Fiorio - Turin

photography Alice Guarini

coordination Violetta Sturiale

Established in 1780 by two brothers, Caffè Fiorio lies underneath Turin's historical porticos, which were built at the request of King Vittorio Emanuele I di Savoia... Read more...