The acknowledgements received by the foundation
National acknowledgements and by public institutions
 
  • Florence, March 5, 2008
    Conferral in Palazzo Vecchio of the Honor "Printer Ivan Fedorov Foundation", to the President of the Foundation Romualdo Del Bianco, Paolo Del Bianco by the Director of the Foundation Printer Ivan Fedorov Moscow for the important contributions to the promotion of educational and cultural projects between Russia and the city of Florence
  • Ivanovo, 21 December 2007
    Conferral of Medal of Honour by the Foundation Sheremyetev (Paris) for "the important contribution to the promotion of friendship and cooperation between Italy and Russia"
  • Krakow, 24 November 2007
    Received by the Dean of the Faculty of Conservation of the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow Jan Matejko, Prof.. Grazyna Korpal, the medal for the 750 anniversary celebrations of the city
  • Cracow , September 2007
    The Medal Honoris Gratia to the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation by the Town of Krakow: the “laudatio” of the Mayor of Krakow, Jacek Majchrowski (Italian and Polish language)
  • Green Bay , May 2007
    Conferring upon Mr Paolo Del Bianco (President of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation) the honorary doctoral degree in Human Letters in recognition of the extraordinary humanitarian work of the Foundation; this is the highest honor an America University can give
  • Budapest , April 2007
    Medal by the Budapest University of Technology and Economics, by Vice Rector Miklós Zrínyi
  • Florence, 29th November 2006
    Conferring of the “Il Gonfalone d’Argento” (the most important honour by Tuscan Region) by the President of the Region Tuscan Council “for the role of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation in promoting the protection and conservation of the cultural and artistic heritage, not only in our Region but at international level as well”
  • Forte dei Marmi, 27th August 2006
    Conferring of the merit plaghe by the Vice Major of the Forte dei Marmi Town for the activity of the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation
  • Kharkiv, Ukraine, June 2005
    Thank you plaque by the Kharkiv Region Administration and the President of the Region, Arsen Avakov, for the relationaships of international co-operation between Florence and Kharkiv
  • Kharkiv, Ukraine, June 2005
    Thank you plate by the Major of Kharkiv City, Vladiminr Shumilkin, for the role by the Romualdo Del Bianco President for the development of the relationships of co-operation between Florence and Kharkiv
  • Italy, Florence, 13th November 2004
    International Prize “AMERIGO VESPUCCI – IDEAL AMBASSADOR OF FLORENCE CITY”, by the Major of Florence, Leonardo Domenici, and the Councillor for International Relationships and Twinning, Eugenio Giani, to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Slovak Republic – Rome, 14th September 2004
    medal by the Embassy of Slovak Republic “for the appreciated activity to develop the relationships between Slovak Republic and Italian Republic” given by the Ambassador of Slovak Republic, H. E. Jozef Miklosko, to the President of the Foundation Paolo Del Bianco
  • Italy, Florence, 7th April 2004
    letter by Prof. Antonio Paolucci, Superintendent to Florentine Museums, past Minister for Cultural Heritage
  • Rome, 24th of October 2002
    Silver Commemorative Medal of Czech Republic given to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, by the Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Italy, Hana Ševčiková, for the for the contribution to the development of the relationship between Czech Republic and Italy. The medal was been given on the occasion of the Czech Public Holiday, through the Czech Republic Plenipotentiary Minister, Josef Brož
  • Italy, Rome, 4th April 2002
    invitation to the Gala Dinner at Quirinale Palace, by the President of the Italian Republic, Carlo Azeglio Ciampi, in honour of the President of Czech Republic, Vaclav Havel and his wife Dagmar Havlova
  • Poland - Florence, 2nd March 2002
    medal “En reconnaissance du precieux apport à la diffusion de la culture polonaise est conféré L’ORDRE DU “MERITE CULTUREL” n° 565/2002 Varsovie 14.02.2002”, conferred to Paolo Del Bianco by the Minister of Culture, on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Poland, by the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland in Italy, H. E. Michal Radlicki to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Italy, Florence, 19th November 1999
    plaque n. D 291, from the Mayor of Florence, by the Twinning Councillor of Florence Eugenio Giani, in the occasion of the ceremony of Latvia Independence Anniversary to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Georgia - Roma, 16th May 1997
    private meeting with the President of Georgia Eduard Schevardnadze, thanks to the personal invitation by the Member of the Georgian Parliament Shaishmelasvili to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Georgia, Tbilisi, 3-5 May 1996
    personal invitation of Prof. Valeri Asatiani, Miniser of Culture of the Republic of Georgia to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
Academic acknowledgements
  • Ivanovo, 25th September 2006
    Nomination of Paolo Del Bianco (President of Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation) as Honorary Professor of the Ivanovo State University by the Rector, Vladimir Egorov
  • Florence, 5th February 2006
    Memorial plate from the Chancellor of the National Academy of Arts in Sofia, Bojidar Yonov, for special contribution to the integration among students from european countries
  • Florence, 27th January 2006
    Thank you certificate by the administration of the Ivanovo State University (Russia), in the person of the Rector Prof. Vladimir N. Egorov, for the co-operation received in the promotion of the mobility among students and teachers
  • Bratislava, 7th June 2005
    Diploma n. 9 confirming the nomination of Paolo Del Bianco as “Associate Professor” of the Department of Architecture by the Scientific Committee of the Slovak Technical University of Bratislava, signed by the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Prof. Peter Gal
  • Italy, Florence, 20th May 2005
    re-election of the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, as Councillor of the Board of the Centre for International Studies on Urban Design (CISDU) of Florence
  • Poland, Cracow, 5th October 2004
    plaque of merit to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the constitution of the Faculty of Architecture of Technical University of Cracow, Tadeusza Kosciuszki to the Foundation
  • Russia, Volgograd, 23rd September 2004
    diploma of merit for the promotional activity for the exchange and co-operation in the field of Architecture, by the President of the International Association of the C.I.S. Countries Schools of Architecture, Prof. Alexander Vladimirovich Stepanov to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Ukraine, Kharkiv, 25th August 2004
    appointment as “Honorary Professor” for the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, by the Rector of the KSTUCA of Kharkiv, Prof. Mikhail Bolotskikh
  • Ukraine, Kharkiv, 23rd August 2004
    diploma of merit for the activity promoting the educational growth of young architects in the field of the restoration of the cultural heritage, by the President of the Union of Architects of Kharkiv, Sergey Chechdinsky, to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Byelorussia - Florence, 25th November 2003
    diploma of merit for the activity in behalf of the education of young architects in Minsk, by the President of the Union of Architects of Byelorussia, Alexander Korbut, to the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco
  • Florence, 10th of March 2003
    Appointment of the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, as “Honorary Professor” of the Institutes of Higher Building Education Association of Moscow, by the President, Prof. B. J. Karelin, “for the high achievements in developing the culture and education and in the strengthening of the international co-operation and friendship relations among the sciences and culture people”
  • Budapest, 28th of October 2002
    Artistic copy of the “University Poker” of the Budapest University of Technical and Economic Sciences, conferred, on the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, by the Rector Prof. Ákos Detrekõi, the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture, Antal Lázár, and the Deputy Dean, Prof. Balázs Balogh, as acknowledgement of the “unique, professional mission value performance hall-marked also by international measure, by means of which the students and teachers of our University could become participants of a really substantial, forward-pointing and model-value international collaboration spanning over frontiers, by way of our common language, the Arts”
  • Bratislava, 10th of October 2002
    Appointment of the President of the Foundation, Paolo Del Bianco, as “Associate Professor” of the faculty for the period 1st October 2002 till 30th September 2004, by the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture of Bratislava, Prof. Peter Gàl
  • Forte dei Marmi, 12th September 2002
    Bronze plate of Krakow Technical University “Tadeusza Kosiuszki”, given by the Rector, Prof. Kazimierz, in recognition of the co-operation with the Foundation
  • San Gimignano, 28th June 2002
    medal given by the Major of the Town of S. Gimignano, Marco Lisi, in recognition of the initiative promoted and organised by the Foundation on the behalf of the cultural heritage of the town
  • Banská Stiavnica, 31st May 2002
    medal of Slovak Technical University of Bratislava by the Rector, Prof. Ludovit Molnar, given by the Pro Rector, Prof. Maros Finca, in recognition of the initiatives of integration carried out by the Foundation with the involvement of young university students
  • Florence, 3rd March 2002
    silver medal of the Hungarian National Bank “Medal 3000 Fiorint of the 2000 for the 125th Anniversary of the Academy of Music Ferenc Liszt”, given on the behalf of the Rector of “Ferenc Liszt” Academy of Music of Budapest, Sandor Falvai, by the Head of Students Affair Office, Franciska Puskas-Ispan
  • Florence, 17th December 2001
    Silver medal of Florence City give by the Alderman of the City of Florence for Twinning, Eugenio Giani, on the occasion of the first meeting of the project for proposals of reuse of the S. Domenico convent in S. Gimignano
  • Krakow, 7th May 2001
    Bronze sculpture, unique piece with personal dedication “for Paolo and Giovanna from Krakowian friends University of Technology”
    given by the Dean of the Cracow Faculty of Architecture, Prof. Waclaw Seruga
  • Florence, 16th December 2000
    nomination of Paolo Del Bianco as councillor of the International Centre for the Studies on the Urban Planning (CISDU) of Florence.
    The nomination has been approved during the General Board of the Centre, on the proposal of the President himself, Prof. Piero Paoli, actual Dean of the Faculty of Architecture of Florence.
  • Krakow, 5th October 2000
    bronze medal on behalf of the Senate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow
    by the Rector Stanislaw Rodzinski; during the Ceremony of the opening of the Academic Year 2000-2001, at the presence of all the Senate of the Academy, at the presence of the Secretary of State Andrzej Sylvester Sterzielinski, of the Pro Rector of Polytechnic of Krakow Marcin Chrzanowski, Authorities Civil and Religious and at the presence of Professors of Italian Faculties
  • Krakow, 5th October 2000
    bronze medal from the Dean of the Department of Sculpture of the Academy, Prof. Josef Sekowski
    medal designed by him in occasion of the 50th of the opening of the department of sculpture.
  • Krakow, 4th October 2000
    bronze medal for the 55th of the opening of the Faculty of Architecture of Krakow
    by the Dean Prof. Arch. Waclaw Seruga, during the Ceremony of the opening of the Academic year 2000-2001 Architectural Faculty at the presence of the Pro Rector Ryszard Kozlowski, the Vice Dean Ewa Gyurkovich, the Vice Dean Kazimiersz Kusniersz and Vice Dean Dariusz Kozlowski In the same time other two medals were assigned to the Prorector Ryszard Kolslowsky and to the former Dean of the Faculty of Architecture Andrzej Kadluczka
  • Krakow, 2nd October 2000
    the Honorary Sign of the Polytechnic of Krakow Tadeusza Kosiuszki
    from the Senate of the Polytechnic of Krakow in the person of the Rector Kazimiersz Flaga, during the opening of the exhibition “Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation Project for Florence” in the Faculty of Architecture department of Restoration and Preservation of Monuments at the presence of pro Rector Ryszard Kozlowski, of the Dean Waclaw Seruga, the Vice Dean Ewa Gyurkovich and of the Former Dean Andrzej Kadlucka
  • Krakow, 5th April 2000
    a bronze sculpture, unique piece with the personal dedication “for Paolo and Giovanna from Krakowian friends University of Technology”
    from the Rector Kazimiersz Flaga of the Polytechnic at the presence of the Dean of the Faculty of Architecture Waclaw Seruga and the Vice Dean Ewa Gyurkovich. This bronze sculpture is realised by the polish artist Stefan Dousa
  • Florence, 10th February 2000
    sculpture from the polish artist Stefan Dousa the”Paradise” and the “Purgatory”
    in occasion of the 2nd International Round Table of the Foundation
  • Florence, 10th February 2000
    medal from the Major of Prague 8 – Mìstkà Èàst Praha 8
    in occasion of the round table of the Foundation
  • Florence, 19th November 1999
    plague n. D 291, from the Mayor of Florence,
    by the Twinning Councillor of Florence Eugenio Giani, in the occasion of the ceremony of Latvia Independence Anniversary
  • Krakow, 21st May 1999
    Golden medal certified n. 101 from University of Krakow – Politechnica “Tadeusza Košciuszki ”
  • Florence, 10th February 1999
    bronze medal “Sztuki Piekne Wilno 1797 - 200 lat tradycji wilenskiej”
    from the Rector of the University of Torun prof. Romuald Drzewiecki in occasion of the 1st International Round Table of the Foundation
  • Florence, 13th May 1998
    golden plagued medal
    by the Japanese artist Jo Oda professor in Tama University, Tokyo, medal designed by him for the “XIII Biennale Internazionale Dantesca, Centro Dantesco Ravenna”
Acknowledgements by religious authorities
  • Armenia, Yerevan, 18th June 2003
    meeting with His Holyness Karekin II Nersissian, Patriarch of Armenian People
  • Città del Vaticano, 13th February 2000
    private meeting with His Holiness Giovanni Paolo II
  • Georgia, Tbilisi, 6th May 1996
    private meeting with His Holiness Elia II Patriarch of Georgia