Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

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Events Calendar

V1CO: Milan and Vico Magistretti
V1CO: Milan and Vico MagistrettiMonday, March 02, 2020

Vico Magistretti was one of the most prolific industrial designers of his generation. His pieces, from lamps to chairs, to sofas and kitchens, grace homes and offices around the world. And he was not just a designer, but also a highly influential architect and a generous teacher. On the occasion of the 100th anniversary...

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Invisible Women: The Rediscovery of Historical Women Artists in Florence
Invisible Women: The Rediscovery of Historical Women Artists in FlorenceFriday, March 06, 2020

Florence is home to great masters of Italian Renaissance art such as Botticelli, Donatello, Leonardo and Michelangelo but few people know that the city nourished women artists as well. Through the joint efforts of Italian museums such as the Uffizi and the US organization Advancing Women Artists, these often-forgotten women...

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Women in Jazz Festival - Opening Night
Women in Jazz Festival - Opening NightTuesday, March 17, 2020

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute are delighted to welcome the 10th annual Washington Women in Jazz Festival, opening on March 17th at the Embassy of Italy with a special performance featuring Italian artists Silvia Bolognesi (double bass) and Chiara Lazzerini (trombone), for the first time on stage...

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Elena Ferrante's Key Words @ Georgetown University
Elena Ferrante's Key Words @ Georgetown UniversityThursday, March 26, 2020

The Italian Department at Georgetown University, in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura, presents a conference by Prof. Tiziana de Rogatis, Università per Stranieri di Siena, Elena Ferrante’s Key Words: Examining the Neapolitan Quartet. The conference is conceived a...

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Zucchero @ Howard Theatre
Zucchero @ Howard TheatreTuesday, May 05, 2020

Credited as the father of Italian blues and boasting over 80 million records sold worldwide, Zucchero is coming back to the United States with a special, intimate performance at the Howard Theatre in Washington on May 5th, 2020. Largely inspired by gospel, soul, blues and rock music, Zucchero’s music alternates bet...

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