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Non-Places and the Spaces in Between
Non-Places and the Spaces in BetweenThursday, October 17, 2019 → Friday, December 06, 2019

"Non-Places and the Spaces in Between" reflects upon notions of identity as shaped by the current complex sociopolitical climate including the instability of borders and the alienating state of individualism endorsed by capitalism.On view until December 6, 2019 - Monday through Friday, 10am to 5pm   Using the con...

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Helena Janeczek: “The Girl with the Leica”  - Settimana della Lingua Italiana
Helena Janeczek: “The Girl with the Leica” - Settimana della Lingua ItalianaTuesday, October 22, 2019

Helena Janeczek takes her Strega Prize winning novel, “The Girl with the Leica”, on tour of North America. The girl with the Leica is Gerda Taro, a German-Jewish war photographer, anti-fascist activist, artist and innovator who was killed while documenting the Spanish Civil War and tragically became the firs...

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La Scuola d’Italia Guglielmo Marconi - Settimana della Lingua Italiana
La Scuola d’Italia Guglielmo Marconi - Settimana della Lingua Italiana Tuesday, October 22, 2019

The students of the 4th and 5th grades of La School d'Italia Guglielmo Marconi will engage with Italian actors and stars of the showbiz, from the present and the past, in a funny theatrical piece. Our young protagonists, invited in the American metropolis to represent the best of the Italian repertoire, face an unpredictable...

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Isabella Ragonese: “On a Solitary Beach. Viaggio emozionale tra letteratura e teatro”- Settimana della Lingua Italiana
Isabella Ragonese: “On a Solitary Beach. Viaggio emozionale tra letteratura e teatro”- Settimana della Lingua Italiana Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Award-winning actress and playwright Isabella Ragonese will bring us on an emotional journey in between literature and theater featuring some of the greatest Italian authors like - Andrea Camilleri, Elsa Morante, Goffredo Parise, Nicola Ammaniti, Pier Vittorio Tondelli, and others.. “On a Solitary Beach” ev...

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Claudio Marazzini: L'italiano è meraviglioso: Che cosa fa l'Accademia della Crusca per la lingua”- Settimana della Lingua Italiana
Claudio Marazzini: "L'italiano è meraviglioso: Che cosa fa l'Accademia della Crusca per la lingua”- Settimana della Lingua ItalianaThursday, October 24, 2019

Following the publication of his fiery book "L’italiano è Meraviglioso. Come e perché dobbiamo salvare la nostra lingua" (Rizzoli, 2018), Claudio Marazzini, the President of the century-old institution Accademia della Crusca, gives a lecture about the importance of preserving and promoting the Italian...

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Dianne Hales “La Passione: How Italy Seduced the World”- Settimana della Lingua Italiana
Dianne Hales “La Passione: How Italy Seduced the World”- Settimana della Lingua ItalianaFriday, October 25, 2019

The Italian American Committee on Education (IACE), and the Italian Cultural Institute, are pleased to host New York Times bestselling author Dianne Hales presenting her latest book “La Passione: How Italy Seduced the World”,  a celebration of the Italian culture and its global impact. "There is a prima...

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INTERTWINING Magazine - Round table
INTERTWINING Magazine - Round tableTuesday, October 29, 2019

A round table to launch the second issue of INTERTWINING Magazine. After the 2018 Davos Declaration it’s been perceived as extremely urgent a return to urban transformation practices linked with cultural values. What does this mean? What kind of values should designers, planners, and public administrators put at...

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Quartetto di Cremona
Quartetto di Cremona Wednesday, October 30, 2019

The oustanding musicians of "Quartetto di Cremona" - Cristiano Gualco, violin; Paolo Andreoli, violin; Simone Gramaglia, viola; Giovanni Scaglione cello - perform at the Italian Cultural Institute a program that includes: G.Verdi, Quartetto in mi minore and L. van Beethoven, Quartetto n.14 in do diesis minore op.131 (no...

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Carmen C. Bambach: “Leonardo da Vinci Rediscovered”
Carmen C. Bambach: “Leonardo da Vinci Rediscovered”Tuesday, November 05, 2019

On the occasion of the publication of Leonardo da Vinci Rediscovered, the Italian Cultural Institute welcomes Carmen Bambach, internationally renowned Leonardo specialist and author of the prestigious monograph. Carmen’s four-volume work is a groundbreaking contribution of original scholarship that continues the ...

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 Io, Leonardo - Screening
"Io, Leonardo" - ScreeningTuesday, November 12, 2019

Screening of  "Io, Leonardo" a movie produced by SKY TV and directed by the Mexican director Jesus Garces Lambert. Leonardo da Vinci, played by Luca Argentero, is accompanied by Francesco Pannofino’s narrating voice. A unique journey into the mind of the multifaceted artist and man, through the most significant...

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Maria Pia De Vito  and Juan Oliver Mazzariello –  Concert
Maria Pia De Vito and Juan Oliver Mazzariello – Concert Thursday, November 14, 2019

An extraordinary musical encounter between the vocalist Maria Pia De Vito and the English/Italian pianist and composer Julian Oliver Mazzariello. Two artists with a strong bond and joyously spontaneous interaction, with a drive to walk new music paths, in which vocal and linguistic creativity - such as the Neapolitan dialect...

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Ian Thomson: “Writing About Levi”
Ian Thomson: “Writing About Levi”Tuesday, November 19, 2019

For “Primo Levi At 100”, the centennial of Primo Levi’s birth, journalist, translator and writer Ian Thomson presents the new edition of his classic biography of Primo Levi. Program presented in collaboration with the Primo Levi Center NY and NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli/Marimò. Ian Thomson was born ...

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L' Arte in Cucina 2019 - gli artisti incontrano gli chef - Settimana della Cucina Italiana
L' Arte in Cucina 2019 - gli artisti incontrano gli chef - Settimana della Cucina ItalianaThursday, November 21, 2019

The Institute hosts the presentation of the third volume of "L' Arte in Cucina 2019 - gli artisti incontrano gli chef" (Art in the Kitchen 2019 - Artists Meet the Chefs) by Giorgio Mondadori. With the special participation of the Michelin-starred chef of Abruzzo origin William Zonfa. The editorial series "Art in the Kitchen"...

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