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Mon Jun 10 2024Fri Jun 14 2024
cinema> EuroAsia Shorts 2024

Starting Monday June 10 through Thursday June 14 The Italian Cultural Institute of Washington is happy to announce the return of EuroAsia Shorts (EAS), a shorts festival dedicated to international short films, in the heart of Washington D.C. This year, EAS events take place throughout a single week, with five screening events Monday-Friday. The events will […]

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Wed May 29 2024Wed May 29 2024
music > “Puccini, My Love”, a jazz concert improvisation

Wednesday, May 29, 2024 at 6 pm . The Italian Cultural Institute of Washington, in collaboration with New York University Washington DC, presents “Puccini, My Love”, a jazz concert improvisation by B.I.T. DUO – (Back In Time) on Giacomo Puccini’s music. The concert, which is part of the program to commemorate the centennial of Giacomo Puccini’s departure, is a […]

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Ended Thu May 23 2024Thu May 23 2024
Conductor Speranza Scappucci on Puccini and “Turandot”

Thursday, May 23, 2024 at 6 pm . The Italian Cultural Institute of Washington presents a lecture at the piano with Speranza Scappucci, internationally renowned conductor and musician, who will share with us her insights and knowledge of Giacomo Puccini and his opera “Turandot“. The event will be an opportunity to learn more about this Italian composer’s […]

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Ended Wed May 15 2024Wed May 15 2024
concert > Presentation of the 101st Arena di Verona Opera Festival

May 15, 2024 at 6 pm The Embassy of Italy, the Fondazione Arena di Verona, and the Italian Cultural Institute of Washington are pleased to invite you to the presentation of the Arena di Verona’s 2024 Festival. The evening will be an opportunity to hear directly from the General Manager of the Arena di Verona, Cecilia Gasdia, and from Deputy […]

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Tue May 14 2024Thu Jun 20 2024
exhibition > Bearing Witness

Starting May 14, 2024 Visiting Dates: May (14, 17, 22, 24, 28 and 31), June (6, 14, 17, and 21). Dates subject to change.   The Italian Cultural Institute of Washington presents “Bearing Witness”, a photo exhibition on 40 years of conflicts around the World covered from the front-lines. The exhibition, curated by Giorgia Rivera, presents […]

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Ended Mon May 13 2024Mon May 13 2024
conference > La Tempesta Perfetta – Presentazione libro

May 13, 2024 at 5:30 pm The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute of Washington are pleased to invite you to the presentation of the book by Claudio Pagliara, “La Tempesta perfetta – USA E Cina sull’Orlo della Terza Guerra Mondiale” (The Perfect Storm – The U.S. and China on the verge of […]

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Ended Sat May 11 2024Sat May 11 2024
Festival > EU Open House 2024

    Saturday, May 11, 2024 ~ 10 AM to 4 PM. Come and visit us for EU Open House!   EU Open House is a day dedicated to the discovery of the European Union (EU) member countries’ chanceries around Washington, DC. It is a day in which we celebrate Europe Day by opening the […]

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Fri May 03 2024Thu Jul 11 2024
cinema > Mondo Morricone – A Cinematic Tribute

May 3 – July 11, 2024 On the occasion of “Fare Cinema” 2024, the Italian Cultural Institute of Washington and AFI Silver present “Mondo Morricone”. Maestro Ennio Morricone (1928–2020) produced over 500 movie soundtracks during his nearly 65-year career, being honored with two Academy Awards® and crafting genre-defining scores that would influence and inspire generations of film composers to come. Inspired […]

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Ended Fri Apr 26 2024Fri Apr 26 2024
cinema > Libere by Rossella Schillaci

“We were all afraid, but courage lies precisely in carrying forward anyway even if you are afraid.” – Giuliana Gadola Beltrami On the occasion of Liberation Day, the Italian Cultural Institute of Washington and New York University present the screening of “Libere”, a movie directed by Rossella Schillaci. The film presents the role of women in the Italian […]

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Ended Fri Apr 26 2024Fri Apr 26 2024
cinema > Ninna Nanna Prigioniera by Rossella Schillaci

April 26, 2024 at 10:30 am The Italian Cultural Institute of Washington, the Department of Romance, German & Slavic Languages & Literatures, at the Columbian College of Arts & Sciences of George Washington University, and New York University, present the screening of “Ninna Nanna Prigioniera” (Imprisoned Lullaby), a film by Rossella Schillaci. The movie tells the story […]

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