Date: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 - Time: From 7:00 pm To 9:00 pm Organized by : Embassy of Italy/Italian Cultural Institute - Entrance : Free   On the occasion of the XXI Triennale di Milano International Exhibition "21st Century. Design After Design", the Embassy of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute invite you to the panel dis...

Taking on a new job can be an overwhelming feet for anyone, but perhaps a bit more when you are the new Italian Ambassador to the U.S. Armando Varrichio recently took on this position and moved to the U.S. only two months ago with his passion for expanding Italian culture leading the way. The Veneto born diplomat began his career with the U.S. in...

by H.E. Armando Varricchio   I am very pleased to extend my warm greetings to Italians, and Italian-Americans, in the United States on the occasion of Italy's National Day. I would like to thank all of our fellow citizens, our American friends of Italian origin and all those who recognize themselves - in their different ways - in Italy,...

La musica di un giovane compositore italiano per festeggiare i 70 della Repubblica Italiana. Il tradizionale ricevimento ospitato dall'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington sarà quest'anno l'occasione per ascoltare in anteprima il "Trio in B minore" composto dal Maestro Gabriele Ciampi proprio in omaggio a quest'anniversario. Ciampi, classe 1976, da Los...

The "Protecting our Heritage" initiative continues with a series of exciting new events. This series of events, supported by UNESCO and organized by the Washington cluster of the Network of the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) under the 2016 Presidency of the Italian Cultural Institute, is aimed at raising awareness of the nee...

E' indetta la selezione per l'assunzione presso l'Ambasciata d'Italia a Washington di un impiegato con contratto temporaneo (della durata di sei mesi) da adibire ai servizi di Collaboratore amministrativo.   Possono candidarsi coloro che siano in possesso dei seguenti requisiti alla data del presente avviso: abbiano compiuto il 18° anno di e...

The Embassy of Italy and the Italian Institute of Culture in Washington DC invite you to this lecture with Simonetta Brandolini d'Adda, president of "Friends of Florence" and Fred Hiebert, Archaeology Fellow at the National Geographic.   Opening remarks by Ambassador of Italy to the U.S. Armando Varricchio, and Director of the UNESCO Office...

The New York Times reporter Mark Mazzetti is the winner of the 2016 Urbino Press Award, the Italian prize that is awarded annually to an American reporter or columnist. The official announcement of the prize will be delivered on May 17 by the Ambassador of Italy to the United States Armando Varricchio during a ceremony at the Embassy of Italy in Wa...

The Italian Cultural Institute in Washington DC and the Embassy of Italy welcome Laura Mattioli, the founder/president of the Center for Italian Modern Art (CIMA) in New York City, where the exhibition dedicated to Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), which is currently on view through June 25th.   Mattioli's father was one of Morandi's principal co...

Cari connazionali, Rispondendo alla richiesta di vari membri della Comunita' italiana, la Commissione Lingua e Cultura del Comites (www.comitesdc.org/) ha lanciato questo breve sondaggio sull'insegnamento dell'italiano nella Greater Washington. Il sondaggio chiudera' domenica 8 maggio/2016 ed i risultati aggregati verranno presentati all'Ufficio S...