A conversation with writer Chiara Valerio who represents Italy at the 2018 edition of The New Literature from Europe Festival (New York 27/29 November). The author will talk about Natalia Ginzburg’s Caro Michele; opening remarks by Alessandro Giammei. Chiara Valerio, born in Scauri (Latina) in 1978, has a doctorate in mathematics from the Federico...

When: Tuesday, November 20, 2018 From 8:00 pm To 9:30 pm - Where: The Italian Academy, Columbia Uni. 1161 Amsterdam - What: Andrea Lucchesini, one of the most outstanding Italian pianists of our time, in a recital to celebrate his latest CD Dialogues (Scarlatti & Berio / Schubert & Widmann) released, in September 2018, by the Audite label. Trained...

This recital by Andrea Lucchesini, co-sponsored by the Italian Cultural Institute of New York, celebrates the release on the Audite label in September 2018 of the CD "Dialogues (Scarlatti & Berio / Schubert & Widmann)": https://play.audite.de/dialogues Trained under the guidance of Maria Tipo, Andrea Lucchesini garnered international recognition at...

From Tuesday, November 13, 2018 to Tuesday, December 18, 2018. From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm EDT. Entrance: Free. Italian Cultural Institute of New York, 686 Park Avenue - New York, NY 10065. Organized by the American Academy in Rome and presented in the US by the Italian Cultural Institute, this exhibition highlights how photography has framed modern pe...

When: Monday, November 05, 2018 From 6:00 pm To 8:00 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of New York - Entrance : Free - What: Erica Piccotti, violoncello and Monica Cattarossi, pianoforte perform in duo for Giovani Interpreti Italiani Series Monica Cattarossi lives in Milan and works in the field of chamber music and accompaniment, as an interp...

Thursday October 11 6:00 pm EDT. Italian Institute of Culture of New York - 686 Park Avenue, Manhattan, NY. Admission: free; open to the public. Contact: Valeria Orani 516-849-8404. director@umanism.com October 11th event is a reading in Italian of an excerpt of the play L'orizzonte Degli Eventi written by Elisa Casseri, 2016 Premio Riccione Award...

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...