Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

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Artists in Residence: Renato D'Agostin
Artists in Residence: Renato D'AgostinThursday, January 26, 2017 → Sunday, April 30, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute proudly presents 7439, a photo exhibit by Renato D'Agostin. 7439 While traveling across United States on the back of my motorcycle I had a lot of time to think, to think at all the reasons why I was doing it, how it would connect to my previous projects, my previous photographs, ho...

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The Four Seasons of Vivaldi and Piazzolla at Rosslyn Spectrum Theatre
The Four Seasons of Vivaldi and Piazzolla at Rosslyn Spectrum TheatreSaturday, March 25, 2017

Four seasons become eight when the National Chamber Ensemble presents The Four Seasons of Vivaldi and Piazzolla. Arlington County Board Chair, Jay Fisette, is the special guest host for the evening. The performance of Vivaldi’s “The Four Seasons” will include a reading of the sonnets by Mr. Fiset...

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150th Anniversary of the birth of Arturo Toscanini Celebration Concert at Union Station
150th Anniversary of the birth of Arturo Toscanini Celebration Concert at Union StationTuesday, March 28, 2017

  Toscanini concert tickets for March 28th are no longer available through the Italian Cultural Institute.  However, additional concert seating is still available and we welcome your interest and look forward to seeing you on March 28th.     For more information, please contact: Special...

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Starry Messenger: Musical Revelations of Galileo's Florence
Starry Messenger: Musical Revelations of Galileo's FlorenceFriday, March 31, 2017 → Sunday, April 02, 2017

  Friday, March 31 – April 2, 2017 Folger Shakespeare Library Folger Consort and the Italian Cultural Institute invite you to an intimate and otherworldly concert of 17th-century Italian music featuring the much-admired early music soprano Julianne Baird, hailed as "one of the most extraordinary voices in...

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Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence: the Della Robbia Exhibition at the National Gallery of Art
Sculpting with Color in Renaissance Florence: the Della Robbia Exhibition at the National Gallery of ArtMonday, April 03, 2017

THIS EVENT STARTS AT 6:00 PM Alison Luchs, curator of early European sculpture at the National Gallery of Art, presents a lecture on the first comprehensive exhibition of Della Robbia glazed terracotta sculpture in the United States. Originating at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the show has taken new form at the&n...

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L’INTREPIDO (A LONELY HERO)
L’INTREPIDO (A LONELY HERO)Tuesday, April 04, 2017

THIS EVENT STARTS AT 6:00 PM Set in modern day Milan, Intrepido is a Chaplinesque odyssey through the world of work - every type of work, but primarily unskilled manual labour - as seen through the eyes of a kind, middle-aged man who takes on every conceivable temporary job. Beautifully wrought by master Italian ...

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Arts and Ideas in a Global Society - American Academy in Rome
Arts and Ideas in a Global Society - American Academy in RomeFriday, April 07, 2017

THIS EVENT STARTS AT 6:00 PM The arts and humanities define who we are as a people. Mark Robbins, president of the American Academy in Rome, will discuss the impact and the role of the Academy in providing unique and necessary support for American and Italian artists and scholars -- as well as Dutch, Russian, Austra...

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La Sedia della Felicità
La Sedia della FelicitàWednesday, April 19, 2017

THIS EVENT STARTS AT 6:00 PM Bruna is a beautician who struggles to make ends meet. Betrayed by her boyfriend and hounded by an unscrupulous vendor, she receives a deathbed confession by one of her usual manicure customers who is in prison. Mother of a famous bandit, Norma Pecche has hidden a treasure of jewels in...

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