Istituto Di Cultura - Toronto

SuperDesign: Italian Radical Design 1965-1975 An exhibition of Italian Radical Design curated by Maria Cristina Didero

Upcoming events

Super Design Italian Radical Design: 1965-1975
Super Design Italian Radical Design: 1965-1975Thursday, March 01, 2018 → Wednesday, May 02, 2018

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura in collaboration with R & Company and Design Exchange present Super Design, an exhibition of Italian Radical Design presented by R & Company curated by Maria Cristina Didero. The show has been over a decade in the making and has come together through extensive research, passionate co...

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EUROPEAN BOOK CLUB 2018
EUROPEAN BOOK CLUB 2018Thursday, March 08, 2018 → Thursday, December 06, 2018

This year the European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) will look at European literature that have been turned into films. In conjunction with the book club discussions, each institute will also host a screening of the film adaptation (with English subtitles). The European Book Club is a cooperation of the...

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THE RETURN OF ULYSSES BY CLAUDIO MONTEVERDI
THE RETURN OF ULYSSES BY CLAUDIO MONTEVERDIThursday, April 19, 2018 → Saturday, April 28, 2018

THE RETURN OF ULYSSES BY C. MONTEVERDI (APR. 19-28, 2018 AT THE ELGIN THEATRE) “a masterpiece … visually stunning and profoundly moving” – Stage Door Monteverdi’s deeply moving opera recounts the return of the Greek king Ulysses to his family after a twenty-year absence fighting in the Trojan...

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The Call at the International Documentary Festival 2018
"The Call" at the International Documentary Festival 2018Sunday, April 29, 2018 → Monday, April 30, 2018

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura, in collaboration with Hot Docs and the Italian Trade Commission, is pleased to present The Call by Enrico Maisto. The Call (La convocazione) Enrico Maisto | 57 Minutes | 2017 | Italy | Italian | Full Subtitles | North American Premiere | Rating: PG Sun, Apr 29 7:45 PM TIFF Bell Lightbox...

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“A Table in Venice: Recipes From My Home” by Skye McAlpine
“A Table in Venice: Recipes From My Home” by Skye McAlpine Monday, April 30, 2018

Book presentation: “A Table in Venice: Recipes From My Home” by Skye McAlpine   April 30 | 6.30-8pm (6.45pm in conversation with Sebastiano Bazzichetto)   Click here to RSVP   A love letter to the city of Venice, where, the popular food and lifestyle blogger Skye McAlpine moved when she was six. ...

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Radicalia - Piero Martinello Exhibition at Campbell House
Radicalia - Piero Martinello Exhibition at Campbell HouseTuesday, May 01, 2018 → Sunday, June 17, 2018

Radicalia by Piero Martinello May 1–June 17 Campbell House Museum |ARTIST TALK  May 1,    6 pm  |Reception  May 1,   7pm–9pm   Piero Martinello travelled across his home country of Italy in search of “outsider” men and women who embrace radical ...

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At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of No Country For Youth
At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of "No Country For Youth"Thursday, May 03, 2018 → Friday, May 11, 2018

Every year five hundred thousand young people leave Italy and flee overseas. Among the new emigrants there are a lot of ordinary young people seeking their fortune. Sandro and Luciano are two of them. To start up a new business in Italy is an hopeless dream for young people. Now there’s a place instead where &ndash...

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Screening of Earth Cries Out at the TJFF
Screening of "Earth Cries Out" at the TJFFFriday, May 04, 2018

The Toronto Jewish Film Festival and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura co-present the film EARTH CRIES OUT. The Film will be introduced by Carlo Coen. EARTH CRIES OUT (Il grido della terra) DIRECTOR: DUILIO COLETTI ITALY • 1949 • 52 minutes • ITALIAN FRIDAY MAY 4 2018 • 4:00 PM • CINEPLEX CI...

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Librissimi - Comites Toronto
Librissimi - Comites TorontoFriday, May 04, 2018

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to invite you to the first edition of Librissimi, The Toronto Italian Book Festival, an event that will bring together books and readers of Italian origin and will take place on Saturday May 5th at Columbus Centre, with an opening reception on Friday May 4th. Com.It.Es, ...

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Gabriele Dadati presenta L’ultima notte di Antonio Canova”
Gabriele Dadati presenta "L’ultima notte di Antonio Canova”Saturday, May 05, 2018

Nell'ambito di Librissimi, Sabato 5 maggio presso la sede del Columbus Centre, Gabriele Dadati, scrittore e autore del libro “L’ultima notte di Antonio Canova” appena pubblicato da Baldini+Castoldi, racconterà, tra ricostruzioni storiche e invenzioni romanzesche, l’ultima notte di vita a Venezia d...

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Screening of Lybia: the Last Exodous
Screening of "Lybia: the Last ExodousMonday, May 07, 2018 → Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Il Toronto Jewish Film Festival e l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura sono lieti di presentare il documentario LIBYA: THE LAST EXODUS   LIBYA: THE LAST EXODUS Regista: RUGGERO GABBAI (ITALY • 2017 • 65 minutes • ITALIAN / ARABIC / HEBREW)   Lunedi 7 maggio 2018 • 18:00 • CINEPLEX C...

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Book presentation: “The Linguistic Space of Global Italian: The case of Ontario” curated by Professors Barbara Turchetta e Massimo Vedovelli
Book presentation: “The Linguistic Space of Global Italian: The case of Ontario” curated by Professors Barbara Turchetta e Massimo VedovelliMonday, May 07, 2018

May 7, 6.30 to 8pm | Reception to follow   Professors Barbara Turchetta and Massimo Vedovelli will present the results of their latest research, which involved experts from four Universities, between Italy and Canada. The project was conceived by the need to acquire more accurate information on a multilingual rea...

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Europe Day 2018
Europe Day 2018Monday, May 07, 2018

On the occasion of Europe Day Celebration 2018, the anniversary of the Schuman Declaration in 1950 marking the beginning of the European Union, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Alliance Française, Goethe-Institut, and Instituto Camões, will offer a presentation about the origin of the European Institutions an...

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The European Union – A Resurgent Power?
The European Union – A Resurgent Power? Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Join us on Europe Day for a discussion of the past, present, and future of the European Union featuring a panel of distinguished international experts. Introductory remarks by H.E. Peteris Ustubs, European Union Ambassador to Canada, Participants: Dr. Daniela Schwarzer Director, German Council on Foreign Relations (DGAP),...

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Gabriele Dadati presents his book:  The Last Night of Antonio Canova
Gabriele Dadati presents his book: "The Last Night of Antonio Canova" Wednesday, May 09, 2018

In conversation with Eleonora Lima, the Italian writer Gabriele Dadati presents his latest work "The Last Night of Antonio Canova". The novel, set in Venice, narrates Canova’s last moments, lying on his deathbed, at Palazzo Francesconi in Venice (October 1822). The sculptor has a long conversation with his half-bro...

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