Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

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Welcome to the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington

Events Calendar

Luchino Visconti's retrospective at the National Gallery of Art
Luchino Visconti's retrospective at the National Gallery of ArtSaturday, November 03, 2018 → Sunday, December 16, 2018

Long acknowledged as one of the leading figures of mid-century Italian cinema, Luchino Visconti (1906 – 1976) was a gifted visual artist as well as a paradoxical character — a committed Marxist who descended from a noble northern Italian family, rulers of the duchy of Milan and patrons of the early Renaissance...

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Barche, pescatori e pesci by Francesco Cito
Barche, pescatori e pesci by Francesco CitoWednesday, November 14, 2018 → Monday, December 31, 2018

THIRD WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD   Food is an essential part of people’s lives, and as such is much more than nourishment. It is also the main factor in how we view others and ourselves. Eating and cooking are part of the culture of a country, reflecting its history and beliefs. On the occasio...

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Indivisibili (Indivisible) by Edoardo De Angelis
Indivisibili (Indivisible) by Edoardo De AngelisWednesday, November 28, 2018

Dasy and Viola are Siamese twin sisters on the verge of turning 18, living in the suburbs of Naples. They are blessed with beautiful voices and thanks to their performances at weddings, communions and baptisms, they get the livelihood for the whole family.Kept isolated from the rest of the world by their own father, who...

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ALESSANDRO LANZONI – Jazz Piano Solo
ALESSANDRO LANZONI – Jazz Piano Solo Thursday, November 29, 2018

Alessandro Lanzoni is one of the great personalities of Italian jazz. At age 21 he was awarded “Top Jazz 2013” as the best new talent of the year. In his piano solo performances, Lanzoni’s wide-ranging program alternates moments of improvisation with original tracks and jazz standards, played with lyricism and...

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Urban Cities in the Digital Age:  How Architecture & Innovation Are Shaping the City of the Future
Urban Cities in the Digital Age: How Architecture & Innovation Are Shaping the City of the FutureFriday, November 30, 2018

The Georgetown University Italian Research Institute of Georgetown College, in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy, the Italian Cultural Institute, the Georgetown University Departments of Italian, and of Art & Art History, cordially invites you to a presentation and discussion on how new technologies are shaping...

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Soupstar: Giovanni Guidi and Gianluca Petrella in concert
Soupstar: Giovanni Guidi and Gianluca Petrella in concertWednesday, December 19, 2018

Finally Washingtonian jazz enthusiasts will get a chance to experience a live performance by two of the most interesting talents of Italian music: Giovanni Guidi (piano) and Gianluca Petrella (trombone), presenting the album “Soupstar”, a name that reflects the improvisational alchemy be...

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