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Italian Types Graphic Designers  from Italy in America
Italian Types Graphic Designers from Italy in AmericaThursday, March 21, 2019 → Thursday, May 02, 2019

An exhibition curated by Patricia Belen, Greg D'Onofrio, Melania Gazzotti. Italian graphic design has had a lasting influence on the American visual and cultural landscape. From Fortunato Depero’s move to New York City in 1928 to Unimark International’s corporate identity work of the 1960’s and 70’s,...

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Sicily Jass The world’s first man in Jazz by Michele Cinque
Sicily Jass The world’s first man in Jazz by Michele CinqueTuesday, March 26, 2019

Screening of Sicily Jass The world’s first man in Jazz by Michele Cinque, followed by Q&A with the director and author of the movie. A journey inside the Sicilian chromosome of jazz, forgotten by the official history; the incredible story of a Sicilian who became the world's first man in jazz,  Sicily J...

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Brian Pallas - Italian Creators of our Time Series
Brian Pallas - Italian Creators of our Time SeriesThursday, March 28, 2019

A creator is someone who invents something that was not there before: being a scientist, an artist, an entrepreneur. Italian history boasts many examples of famous creators, beginning with Leonardo da Vinci, whose 500th anniversary from his death is celebrated this year. Together with the journalist Maria Teresa Cometto...

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Italian Types Lecture and Panel Discussion
Italian Types Lecture and Panel Discussion Wednesday, April 03, 2019

The Italian Cultural Institute of New York and the Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography at Cooper Union are pleased to present a lecture and panel complementing the exhibition Italian Types: Graphic Designers from Italy in America. Panel participants include the exhibition curators and publication contributors:...

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Project: Planet Clean Up  - Italian Creators of our Time Series
Project: Planet Clean Up - Italian Creators of our Time SeriesTuesday, April 09, 2019

This conversation, part of the Italian Creators of our Times series, is with Luca Rossettini and Mauro Nardocci, the founders of two companies specializing, respectively, in cleaning the sky, D-Orbit, and the oceans, Seads (Sea Defence Solutions). The pollution of our planet is one of the most pressing and difficult problems...

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Design is One. Lella & Massimo Vignelli
Design is One. Lella & Massimo VignelliThursday, April 11, 2019

On the occasion of the exhibition Italian Types, on view at the Institute from March 21 to May 2, we present a special screening of Design is One. Lella & Massimo Vignelli, a documentary by Kathy Brew and Roberto Guerra. Co-director Kathy Brew will introduce the film and discuss the Vignellis in conversation with desi...

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Stop the Pounding Heart by Roberto Minervini
Stop the Pounding Heart by Roberto MinerviniTuesday, April 16, 2019

This Italian Documentaries series evening is dedicated to the screening of Stop the Pounding Heart (Cannes Film Festival selection 2013) by Roberto Minervini, with an introduction by Dennis Lim. Documentary film is a genre that represents one of the most interesting and innovative areas of contemporary Italian cin...

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