Maria Mele

Maria Mele
After 39 years working in Sales and Communication for one of the most prominent Insurance Group worldwide, I presently dedicate my time to what I like best: fine arts and literature, passionately looking for the beauty that surrounds me.

Thoughts, laughter, dreams, deepness and lightness in Lucia Scuderi’s work

Only now can I comprehend how I have been nurturing this passion since I was a child

Andrea Vitullo: the Incredible Strength of Vulnerability

Vulnerability can become a real power, it can turn into courage and help us make do magic by deeply connecting to one another

The Cartoon District: an Open Air Museum in Milan, Un muro che Unisce!

In this way, Milan wishes to celebrate the Italian cartoon tradition, and the Milanese one in particular, by adding to the appeal of a district that had been considered as a run-down, unwelcoming neighborhood until a few months ago

Sevengrams: For Coffee Lovers Only

Oggi parliamo di caffè, la bevanda più bevuta al mondo - dopo l'acqua - e una delle materie prime più commercializzate e scambiate dopo il petrolio. Parliamo di un prodotto adulto, quotato nelle Borse di NY e di Londra che fa parte del quotidiano di ciascuno di no

Palazzo Muro Leccese Relais de Charme & Wellness: The Subtle Charm of Authentic Sophistication

Muro Leccese is the heart of Salento! Strategically located 17 kilometers from Otranto, 30 from Gallipoli and 30 from Lecce, this hamlet offers unique sensations and grandeur to anyone wishing to lose themselves in its urban fabric of winding streets brimming with 27 centuries of history

Wellness and Covid-19 pandemic: a possible union?

“When patients walk into my office, my goal is their well-being,” explains doctor Scatozza. “My job focuses on rebalancing, not just on treating, and my goal is my patients’ global health. At the same time, I work as a counselor on clinical research and scientific communication methods.”

Valeria Cavalli, a Life for Theater

Maybe one day, I will be able to talk about the time when in February 2020, overnight and suddenly, theaters became one of the most dangerous places with the highest contamination risk – as if theater shows had ever attracted great crowds… But not now, now I just cannot. It would almost feel like pornographic!

Italy Is ‘No Country for the Elderly’

VillageCare is a ground-breaking social care start-up, the first orientation and advising portal offering solutions to families that assist old and frail parents.

Fornace Curti, the Art of the Earth that Becomes Stone

The kiln’s history dates back to the mid-1400s, when the Duke of Milan, Francesco Sforza, and his wife Bianca Maria Visconti ordered to start works on the construction site for the Maggiore (Ca’ Granda) hospital, which now hosts the University of Milan.

Gian Paolo Venier: The Complicated Simplicity of Design

Interviewing Gian Paolo Venier is not easy. It takes being able to pause, at least for a moment, his dynamism, his constant journeying, his everlasting movement. Once succeeded, however, one is fascinated by the delicious lightness and pure kindness of his acts and manners, which can also be found in his sets, designs and architecture projects.