Expats in Florence

Here are the 37 articles of the expats in Florence that I had the pleasure of interviewing between 2009 and 2011:

Elaine Ruffolo
An art historian living a rich life in Florence
Petra Casini
From selling stones to designing jewelry
Rieko Hayashi
Coordinating weddings for Japanese in Europe
Daniel Graves
American artist passing down realism techniques
Mother Mary Taylor
Followed her heart to lead a religious life in Florence
Nicky Swallow
A musician at heart becomes a travel writer
June Bellamy
Embracing cultures by their cuisines
Mestre Boca Nua
Cultivating Capoeira in Florence
Kristin Lanese
Bringing quality education to teachers and students
Margarita Martinez
A costume designer celebrating Jane Austen in Florence
Bettina Schindler
A restoration specialist working with organic materials
David Joseph Yacus
American trombonist specializing in early music
Natasha Garland
An adventurous expat sharing Florence with visitors
Rea Stavropoulos
A British artist exploring and expressing herself
Trine West
A Dane promoting Florence's nightlife
Matt Reinecke
Baking tasty American treats in Florence
Eun Young Park (Rei)
A fashion designer with an atelier in Florence
Dr. John Pietila
Enhancing the performance of the Fiorentina soccer players
Daniela Meza Sigala
Painting Florence with color
Traci Woish
Promoting Tuscany's treasures in Florence
Jenufa Gleich
An American soprano singing in Italian
Rocky Ruggiero
Sharing the art history of Florence with tourists and locals
Atsuko Kato
Welcoming guests to Florence
Melanie Secciani
Teaching others how to enjoy food and flavors
Bari Hochwald
Bringing more than English-language theatre to Florence
Zachary Androus
Balancing anthropology and jewlery making
Emily Rosner
A musician at heart selling books in Florence
Jamie Marie Lazzara
An American master violin maker in Florence
Sophie Bye
Touring Florence in Fiat 500s
Timothy James
An artisan beadmaker in Florence
Rebecca Milner
Bringing color, patterns and laughter to Florence
Erin Ciulla
Integrating modern ideas into traditional bookbinding
Grace Joh
Spreading the word about the flavors of Florence
Annette Bontke
An international host in Italy
Brian Buschmann
The city as a designer's muse
Jennifer Schwartz
A food lover who shares Florence's riches
Lisa McGarry
An artist continually inspired by Florence