Rizzoli International Publications is a publishing house based in New York (USA), worldwide leader in high-quality illustrated books.
Rizzoli New York began its publishing operation in 1974 and has become a beacon in the fashion, interior design, culinary, art, architecture, and photography fields. Universe Publishing imprint was added in 1990, marking Rizzoli’s entrée into the pop-culture worlds. Starting in January 2018, Rizzoli produces its museum and exhibitions publishing under the new imprint Rizzoli Electa, in collaboration with Italian sister company Electa.
In addition to the publishing house, the company maintains in New York City also the Rizzoli Bookstore — widely considered one of the foremost independent booksellers in America — which specializes in literature, photography, architecture, interior design, culinary, and the fine and applied arts. The bookstore also stocks a selection of Italian-language fiction and non-fiction literature, a unique find in town.
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