Reading and panel discussion on Elsa Morante’s La Storia. In Italian with English translation. Featuring Giorgio Montefoschi, Angela Borghesi. Moderated by Alessandro Cassin. Reading by Olek Mincer. Organized by Centro Primo Levi and the Italian Cultural Institute on the 80th anniversary of the promulgation of the Racial Laws and the 75th anniversa...

When: Thursday, October 11, 2018 From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of New York - Entrance : Free - Organized by : ICI In collaboration with : Italian and American Playwrights Project Reading of the first draft of the complete translation of A Notebook for Winter (Un quaderno per l’inverno), under the direction of John Goul...

Tuesday, October 09, 2018. From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm EDT. Entrance: Free. Book Now. Italian Cultural Institute of New York - 686 Park Avenue - New York, NY 10065. The series continues with a panel discussion that explores the experience of two Italian artists: Corrado Cagli and Costantino Nivola, who fled Fascist Italy for America and whose experienc...

In celebration of the five hundredth anniversary of the artist's birth, the curators of three Tintoretto-themed exhibitions in the US, discuss the artist’s prolific career and their curatorial choices. Jacopo Tintoretto (1518 – 1594) was one of the preeminent Venetian painters of the sixteenth century, renowned for his monumental narrative scenes a...

The first concert of the series "Giovani Interpreti Italiani - Young Italian Performers" features Quartetto Noûs.  Formed in 2011, the Quartet has rapidly established itself as one of the most interesting chamber music ensembles of its generation. Its immersive performances are the result of a professional training where the Italian tradition and t...

Magazzino Italian Art and the Italian Cultural Institute in New York are pleased to announce Young Italians, a group exhibition featuring twelve Italian Contemporary artists, curated by Ilaria Bernardi. Opening on September 25, 2018, at the Italian Cultural Institute in 686 Park Ave, New York, NY, Young Italians was conceived as a 50th anniversary...

Italian writer Enrico Pellegrini presents his latest novel Something Great and Beautiful, the event will be introduced by director Tod "Kip" Williams, while his wife, the actress Gretchen Mol, will read from the book. Enrico Pellegrini was born in Turin, Italy, in 1971. While pursuing a successful career as a lawyer, he made his literary debut at t...

Please save the dates for two panel presentations organized by NOIAW for Italian Heritage Month in New York City: “Italian Women in America: Breaking Barriers” on October 5th, 6PM, at the Italian Consulate (690 Park Avenue), and “Empowered Italian Women in America” on October 30th, 6PM, at CUNY Graduate Center (Martin E. Segal Theatre, 365 Fifth Av...

Dear Direttore, You may remember the official launch of the Dual Language program in Italian of June 13, at the Italian Culturale Institute, at the presence of Giorgio Van Straten and Consul General Francesco Genuardi. The event was well attended by people from different boroughs and school districts, it managed to attract several Italian speaking...

Curated by Ilaria Bernardi and jointly organized with the Magazzino Italian Art as a tribute to the 50th anniversary of the Young Italians exhibition, which was held in 1968 at the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston and at the Jewish Museum in New York, and which was dedicated to young Italian art from that time, the group show with the same t...