Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

Events Calendar

The Autism Spectrum Disorder: Latest Research and Treatment of Autism
The Autism Spectrum Disorder: Latest Research and Treatment of AutismWednesday, September 27, 2017

The Georgetown University Italian Research Institute, in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute, is pleased to sponsor a conference and discussion on cutting-edge research on the autism spectrum disorder led by renowned neuroscientists. SPEAKERS: Dr. Luigi Mazzone, Neuropsychiat...

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Marco Polo and the Global Silk Roads by the artist and book author Lilya Pavlovic-Dear
Marco Polo and the Global Silk Roads by the artist and book author Lilya Pavlovic-DearThursday, September 28, 2017

The Library of Congress’ African and Middle Eastern Division, Asian Division, and European Division, in partnership with the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington DC, present a talk and video presentation, Marco Polo and the Global Silk Roads, by artist and book author Lilya Pavlo...

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Archeology of the Future – Exhibit by Fabrizio Plessi
Archeology of the Future – Exhibit by Fabrizio PlessiThursday, September 28, 2017 → Friday, October 13, 2017

An Installation by Acclaimed Italian Artist Fabrizio Plessi Before the birth of light, When all was ash, motionless and still Before the great arousal of quartz, When the only light was that of the sun, Before the opaque solidity of the earth, When all was mud and damp mire, Before the flow of icy water, When all...

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Enrico Fermi, the Pope of Physics
Enrico Fermi, the "Pope of Physics"Monday, October 02, 2017

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute cordially invite you to a conference and exhibit opening with: Fernando Ferroni (INFN, National Institute of Nuclear Physics, President): Introductory Remarks. Nigel Lockyer (Fermilab, Director): Neutrinos, from Fermi to DUNE. Giovanni Organtini (Physics Mu...

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ENRICO IV (Henry IV)
ENRICO IV (Henry IV)Tuesday, October 03, 2017

To mark the 150th birth of Luigi Pirandello, the Embassy of Italy, the Italian Cultural Institute and KIT-Kairos Italy Theater present a reading of Pirandello's play Enrico IV with a performance by Rocco Sisto. Play translated by Gloria Pastorino and directed by Laura Caparrotti. Meet the King! Or better, me...

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Pirandello: A Double Feature Screening
Pirandello: A Double Feature ScreeningWednesday, October 04, 2017

To mark the 150th birth of Luigi Pirandello, the Italian Cultural Institute presents a double feature screening: "Uno Nessuno Pirandello", a documentary recounting the Nobel prize laureate troubled life and exploring how his work influenced theater and drama during the 20th century, and "Sei Personaggi in Cerca d'Autore"...

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Frammenti
FrammentiWednesday, October 11, 2017

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute, with the Pratt Institute and Ivy University, invite you to an exhibit exploring the layered themes of memory, continuity, and remembrance as seen through the lenses of several generations of Italians. Artists Kikki Ghezzi and Riccardo Vecchio in...

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WAR & ART
WAR & ARTThursday, October 12, 2017

War & Art. Destruction and Protection of Italian Cultural Heritage During World War I A preview of a previously unreleased documentary about the First World War provided by the Museo Centrale del Risorgimento in Rome will be followed by a panel discussion with:   Marco Pizzo, Deputy-director of Museo ...

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Screening the Classics: Italian Literary Canon and Cinema
Screening the Classics: Italian Literary Canon and CinemaMonday, October 16, 2017

17TH ITALIAN LANGUAGE WEEK IN THE WORLD - Under the High Patronage of the President of the Republic of Italy Since its beginnings, cinema has sought inspiration and legitimation in literature. Italian literature, in particular, has given cinema precious ideas, themes and stories. But cinema, in turn, has repaid its debt...

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Kids Euro Festival - Screening of Quando sarò bambino (Once I'll be a child)
Kids Euro Festival - Screening of Quando sarò bambino (Once I'll be a child)Tuesday, October 24, 2017

  Now in its 10th year, Kids Euro Festival is one of the largest performing arts festivals for children in America, bringing Europe’s most talented children’s entertainers to the DC metro area each fall for two weeks of free performances, concerts, workshops, movies, storytelling, puppetry, dance, magic,...

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