Casa Italia becomes a beacon, a ship, an island, the vantage point of the horizon seen as an ideal opening to the world.
Everything is Horizontal, with no hierarchies between sport, art, design, food, hospitality. Values that will make the simple visit
Italy and Brazil meet
Casa Italia Rio 2016, where energies blend. Casa Italia is Italy in Brazil; the Italian and Brazilian cultures meet. DISCOVER THE ART
INTERIORS at Casa Italia
Interiors at Casa Italia tell a story, just as in every other house. All the details, from the entrance to the windows on the ocean, speak the same language: Italian. ENTER CASA ITALIA
CIAO BRAZIL, OLÀ ITALY.
Two cultures meet: two worlds meet each other. Italy and Brazil, as close as ever.
food & drink
Food at Casa Italia
Food is part of the italian culture more than any other place in the world. Every day, the fusion between the cuisine of our two countries creates unique menus, signed by Davide Oldani.
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Tales from the favelas
CONI and ActionAid show their support to the communities in the favelas of Rocinha and Cidade de Deus, through sport and free education: because the Olympic Games of Rio 2016 can mean true inclusion, from Italy to Brazil.
A door from Rome to Rio: during the whole period of the Olympic Games, an experience to live in person.
OPEN THE DOOR
ITALIA TEAM SURF CAMP
Surf in Brazil has one very italian record: it was Arduino Colasanti, italian emigrant, that founded the first surf community in the Twenties.
In Rio, we’re already looking forward to Tokyo 2020, where surf will be among the official Olympic sports. In Ipanema, we offer free surf lessons, promoting social inclusion through sport.