Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

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

Events Calendar

Constellations by Pietro Ruffo
Constellations by Pietro RuffoFriday, May 03, 2019 → Sunday, June 30, 2019

For an artist, it is always a unique challenge to glean new insights from complex phenomena, such as that of human migration—an ancient, mysterious process that involves many peoples and nations and a welter of data and cultural forces. In his project for IA&A AT HILLYER, Pietro Ruffo draws inspiration from ...

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Sound Scene XII: AMPLIFY
Sound Scene XII: AMPLIFYSaturday, June 29, 2019 → Sunday, June 30, 2019

Sound Scene XII: AMPLIFY, organized by sound collective DC Listening Lounge, unites local audio artists with national and international creators to transform the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden into an interactive sonic wonderland. This year Sound Scene will “AMPLIFY” invisible forces, previously silenced...

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Paganini Caprices
Paganini CapricesThursday, September 12, 2019

For the virtuoso Italian duo Francesca Leonardi and Francesca Dego, the music of Paganini has always been central to their partnership. Works of Respighi and Rossini will also be presented. More info coming soon.     LOCATION Embassy of Italy 3000 Whitehaven Street NW Washington, DC 20008&n...

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19th Week of Italian Language in the World
19th Week of Italian Language in the WorldMonday, October 21, 2019 → Friday, October 25, 2019

The Week of the Italian Language in the World is an event promoted yearly by the Italian cultural and diplomatic network.It focuses on a subject that acts as the main theme of a vast cultural program to promote the learning and appreciation of the Italian language. 2019 will be the year of “Italian and the stage”...

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4th Week of Italian Cuisine in the World
4th Week of Italian Cuisine in the WorldMonday, November 18, 2019 → Friday, November 22, 2019

Showcasing Italy and the Italian taste in the world, the Week of Italian Cuisine is a yearly initiative developed to promote Italian culinary traditions and food-and- wine connoisseurship as a distinctive trait of Italian identity and culture. Join us on a delicious journey, discovering new touristic destinati...

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