Punctures forced through the front and the back of acrylic on paper glued to canvas engage the eye in an intoxicating dance, as the bold, heavy, and textured brushstrokes send the viewer on a clockwise journey of Lucio Fontana’s "Spatial Concept" (Concetto Spaziale). The groundbreaking 1951 masterpiece by the painter, sculptor, and theorist regarde...

In this new series we will enjoy several conversations with American writers who will share their experiences of an Italian journey, be it real, imaginary, or metaphorical, but one that is personal and shows their bond with our country. The first encounter is with Michael Frank, whose talk is intriguingly titled "Making friends with Michele, my Ita...

When: Thursday, February 07, 2019 From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of New York - Entrance : Free 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 annive...

Intesa Sanpaolo e l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura a New York presentano la mostra ‘Spatial Explorations: Lucio Fontana and the Avant-garde in Milan in the 50s and 60s’, una selezione di opere dalla ricca collezione di Intesa Sanpaolo sull’arte italiana del XX secolo. L’esposizione, inaugurata ieri all’Istituto Italiano di Cultura a New York alla pre...

Fitto programma di commemorazioni a New York, in occasione della Giornata della Memoria. Organizzati dal Consolato generale e dall’Istituto Italiano di Cultura, insieme a Centro Primo Levi, NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli Marimò, John Calandra Italian American Institute at CUNY, Italian Academy at Columbia University e alla Scuola d’Italia Guglielmo Marc...

When: From Wednesday, January 23, 2019 to Wednesday, March 06, 2019 - Time: From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - where: IIC New York Spacial Explorations, curated by Francesco Tedeschi, presents a selection of artworks from the Intesa Sanpaolo twentieth century art collection comprising paintings and sculptures highly representative of Italian art, in particu...

Thursday, January 17, 2019. From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm. Entrance: Free. Location: Italian Cultural Institute of New York - 686 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065. Book now! The two Amelia Rosselli whose lives and work will be discussed and celebrated were, respectively, the mother and the daughter of the anti-Fascist leader Carlo Rosselli, founder of one...

A poche ore dalla terza proroga, decisa dal Governo, della scadenza del prestito ponte concesso ad Alitalia, la compagnia di bandiera promuove il suo nuovo volto a New York, in una conferenza stampa organizzata all’Istituto italiano di Cultura. Un volto meno provinciale, più internazionale e quindi interconnesso, pronto per la fase del rilancio. Le...

When: Friday, December 14, 2018 From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of New York The multifaceted Italian artist Neri Marcorè (actor, dubber, imitator, TV presenter and singer) makes his New York debut with an evening dedicated to his region, the Marche. In a conversation with director Giorgio Van Straten, Marcorè will recall...

Italy’s premiere film festival, Italy on Screen Today, announces it will make New York and Miami its home this coming December. Bringing the best of Italian contemporary cinema to America, the Festival will feature American premieres, great authors, young up and comers of direction, and the most iconic faces of cinema. Starting on December 8th and...