by Serena Perfetto   On September 26, the Italian Embassy in Washington hosted the Country Assembly of Italians living abroad. For those who have never heard about the CGIE, the Consiglio Generale degli Italiani all'Estero is the body that represents nowadays the Italian communities around the globe and tries to help institutions policies re...

Si svolgerà dal 10 settembre fino a gennaio 2014 in Italia e negli Stati Uniti la manifestazione "Siamo quel che mangiamo? Sostenibilità ed arte", frutto di uno scambio artistico e culturale tra istituzioni formative per riflettere sul tema della nutrizione intesa come cultura, necessità, piacere e consapevolezza.   La manifestazione prevede...

Caterina d'Amico, daughter of Suso Cecchi D'Amico, will discuss her mother's work at the Embassy of Italy.   In the history of cinema, Suso Cecchi d'Amico (1914 – 2010) remains the most memorable of all Italian screenwriters. Collaborating with the postwar directors Antonioni, De Sica, Monicelli, Rosi, and Visconti, among others, she was a m...

The National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial, The Embassy of Italy in Washington, D.C., The Consulate General of Italy in Chicago and The Honorary Vice Consulate of Italy in Kansas City cordially invite you to a champagne toast with the Ambassador of Italy to the United States, Claudio Bisogniero.   The event is to celebrate and previ...

Italian Embassy in Washington, DC - October 28th-29th These two days will be an opportunity to brainstorm on Italian economic growth, network with colleagues and opinion-makers and of course celebrate young Italian talent in the prestigious setting of the Italian Embassy.   Ø Lecture on Basic and Applied Research - Riccardo Giacconi, N...

Italian Ambassador Claudio Bisogniero told Qorvis' Focus Washington that Americans have responded enthusiastically to 2013: Year of Italian Culture in the United States, a nationwide program by the government of Italy showcasing Italian culture in the broadest sense.   "We want to showcase the best Italy has to offer in the area of culture,"...

This week, the Embassy of Italy hosted the Lido Civic Club of Washington, DC Annual Scholarship Awards Presentation. Lorry Clavelli, the Scholarship Co-Chairman, organized an elegant affair with catering provided by Oro Pomodoro and a focus on celebrating the scholarship recipients. The club's President, Philip F. Finelli, Jr., welcomed the attende...

La nota giornalista e conduttrice televisiva Gwen Ifill è la vincitrice, per il 2015, dell'Urbino Press Award, il premio italiano che ogni anno viene assegnato a un reporter americano. L'annuncio ufficiale della vittoria verrà dato il 22 aprile dall'ambasciatore d'Italia negli Stati Uniti, Claudio Bisogniero, nel corso di una cerimonia presso l'amb...

Where: Embassy of Italy - Auditorium, 3000 Whitehaven Street NW, Washington, DC 20008 When: 09/15/2016 - Doors open between 6:00pm and 6:55pm Info: Photo id and qr-code reservation required - Please note: reservations accepted exclusively through eventbrite. No phone or email rsvp available. Thank you for your understandi...

There's just no escaping all things Italian in Washington! To celebrate the "Year of Italian Culture in America," the nation is occupying all the big parties in town: The Opera Ball last month, and the Phillips Collection annual gala on Friday.