Maybe my 6th or 7th Biennale. I can’t remember anymore. The art, the parties, the timeless beauty of this most impractical, magical city blurs my vision, my memories.

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading The 57th Venice Biennale
As the great American playwright Tennessee Williams once said, “I think Italians are like Southerners without their inhibitions.” Williams could have made that observation from a table at Girasole, which combines the best of Italy and Pittsburgh: sometimes it can be a little bit pazzo, but it is always honest.

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  • Issue Quarter Fall
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading Dinner and a show
Amadeo Marcos was the first surgeon to take a piece of liver from a healthy living donor and successfully transplant it into an unrelated critically ill patient. In the nine years since, he’s done more of these complex surgeries than anyone. Topping his vitae is his current position, chief of the transplant division…

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  • Issue Quarter Winter
  • Issue Year 2008
  • Sub Heading UPMC exports its brand and services across continents
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