Intellectuals and artists

The Gambrinus artists: Vincenzo Volpe

The Gambrinus artists: Vincenzo Volpe

by Simona Vitagliano Among the artists who appear in the halls of the Gambrinus, the painter Vincenzo Volpe, a native of Grottaminarda, in the Avellino area, deserves a special mention, but moved very young to Naples, a city that would have adopted him until his...

The Gambrinus artists: Gaetano Capone

The Gambrinus artists: Gaetano Capone

by Simona Vitagliano In the second room of the Gran Caffè Gambrinus, along with other period paintings, it is possible to admire a canvas by Gaetano Capone called "Sommozzatori" which depicts a classic maritime scene, where the water appears so realistic - in those...

The artists of the Gambrinus: Raffaele Tafuri

The artists of the Gambrinus: Raffaele Tafuri

by Simona Vitagliano The Gambrinus, we know, is the "home" of many fine paintings and works of the early twentieth century, which have found space in its premises and which, even today, accompany Neapolitans and tourists in the daily ritual of coffee. Among these...

The Gambrinus artists: Pietro Scoppetta

The Gambrinus artists: Pietro Scoppetta

by Simona Vitagliano The Gambrinus has always been a cultural salon and promoter for many artists, during all the eras it has experienced since its foundation. Witnesses are the rivers of verses of poems and songs that have been written at his tables and the many...

The Gambrinus and the cinema

The Gambrinus and the cinema

by Simona Vitagliano The Gambrinus is one of the most "dense" places in Naples due to its history, hospitality and fame: the most influential personalities of several centuries sat at its tables and the verses of songs and poems that became part of the cultural...

Journey in the subsoil of Naples

Journey in the subsoil of Naples

There is nothing more beautiful than being tourists in your city. Oh yes, Naples offers always different ideas, a city that can be observed from the most disparate angles. It is certainly one of the few urban realities in the world that you can visit not only on the...

The secrets of Umberto I Gallery

The secrets of Umberto I Gallery

The Umberto I gallery in Naples located near the famous shopping street, via Toledo, is certainly one of the architectural emblems that enrich our city even more in history, making it unique in the world. A timeless architectural beauty The gallery, a mammoth glass...

The follies of Gambrinus

The follies of Gambrinus

Sfogliatella curly puff or softness? Everyone has their preference for this sweet dilemma, yet many can hardly take a clear stance. There are those who love the crunchy aspect of the puff pastry, those who prefer the softness of the pastry, those who love to eat hot...