Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

Welcome to the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington
Welcome to the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington

Events Calendar

WOMEN WHO JAZZ: Maria Pia De Vito
WOMEN WHO JAZZ: Maria Pia De VitoTuesday, November 12, 2019

Italian singer Maria Pia De Vito is one of the leading improvising vocalists in Europe. She studied operatic and contemporary singing, piano, percussion and ethnic polyphony before turning to jazz. Testament to her incredible versatility - from scat singing to human beatboxing – De Vito’s performances ...

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Carmen Consoli in concert: Eco di Sirene @ Studio Theatre
Carmen Consoli in concert: Eco di Sirene @ Studio TheatreThursday, November 14, 2019

She was the first Italian woman to ever tread the stage of the Olympic Stadium in Rome. She has been the only Italian to take part in the celebrations in Ethiopia commemorating the death of Bob Marley. She has performed as headliner in Central Park and scored 3 sold out shows in New York. In collaboration with the Embassy...

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2019 ISSNAF ANNUAL EVENT – Science and Beauty: Leonardo’s Legacy
2019 ISSNAF ANNUAL EVENT – Science and Beauty: Leonardo’s LegacyThursday, November 14, 2019

"Science and Beauty: Leonardo's legacy." This will be the theme of the 2019 Italian Scientists and Scholars of North America (ISSNAF) Annual Event, held at the Italian Embassy in Washington, DC, under the High Patronage of the President of the Italian Republic. This year, the program is linked to the commemoration of the...

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Exhibition Opening: “Queen” by Antonio Gibotta
Exhibition Opening: “Queen” by Antonio GibottaMonday, November 18, 2019

4th WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD   Join us on November 18th as we inaugurate the 4th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World with the opening of the exhibition “Queen: culture – traditions – taste”, a visual journey by World Press Award Winner photographer Antonio Gibotta curated by...

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A Healthy Life: Prevention and Control
A Healthy Life: Prevention and ControlTuesday, November 19, 2019

4th WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD   On the occasion of the 4th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, The Georgetown University Italian Research Institute of Georgetown College, in collaboration with the Georgetown University School of Nursing & Health Studies, the Department of Italian, the Embassy o...

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Screening and discussion: Gualtiero Marchesi, the Great Italian
Screening and discussion: Gualtiero Marchesi, the Great ItalianWednesday, November 20, 2019

4th WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD   On the occasion of the 4th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World, join us for a special screening of Gualtiero Marchesi, the Great Italian by Maurizio Gigola, a documentary honoring the first Italian chef to earn three Michelin stars. Presented at the 2017 Cannes Film Festi...

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Dafne by Federico Bondi
Dafne by Federico BondiTuesday, December 10, 2019

As part of the 32th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, we are pleased to announce the screening of Dafne by Federico Bondi. Please join us for a special introduction and Q&A session with the director on December 10th.  Federico Bondi's poignant sophomore feature follows 36-year-old Dafne ...

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Il Traditore (The traitor) by Marco Bellocchio
Il Traditore (The traitor) by Marco BellocchioSaturday, December 14, 2019

As part of the 32th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, we are pleased to announce the screening of Il Traditore (The Traitor) by Marco Bellocchio.  Veteran Italian master Marco Bellocchio (FISTS IN THE POCKET, VINCERE) crafts a gangster epic for the ages with this powerful profile of rea...

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Martin Eden by Pietro Marcello
Martin Eden by Pietro MarcelloSunday, December 15, 2019 → Monday, December 16, 2019

As part of the 32th Edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase, we are pleased to announce the screening of Martin Eden by Pietro Marcello.  Filmmaker Pietro Marcello transposes Jack London's 1909 American novel about a rugged, radical individual — seaman-turned-novelist Martin Eden — ...

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