Monument Builders of North America represents the memorialists who create gravestones, headstones and monuments. In their Sept. 2017 issue they featured AFIMS and our work at Staglieno with an extensively illustrated cover story that extended across 11 pages.
Genova Quotidiana, an online newspaper about Genoa, has published and article and 17 minute video interview with AFIMS president Walter S Arnold, showing and discussing our work to preserve the masterpieces of Staglieno. You can see the entire article on their website.
Interview on Italian Radio. AFIMS president Walter S. Arnold was interviewed on Italian radio station Radio Babbboleo, discussing our work supporting sculpture restoration at Staglieno Cemetery. The interview, in Italian, discussed why Staglieno is so important, how AFIMS came to be and what it does, and how the radio listeners can help spread the word. […]
Walter S. Arnold’s book “Staglieno – The Art of the Marble Carver” (ISBN: 978-0-9819271-4-5) was published. Response to this book inspired Mr. Arnold to seek a way to help save the deteriorating masterpieces of Staglieno, and to found AFIMS for that purpose. Return to the News Page