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Reopening of the Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto
Reopening of the Istituto Italiano di Cultura TorontoThursday, October 31, 2019 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Dear Friends, The Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto will reopen to the public as of August 13, 2020. The gallery will reopen to the public on August 13, 2020.  An appointment will be required to visit. The library at our location on Huron Street remains closed until further notice. All language cou...

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FELLINI 100. Immortal Genius: Fellini in your home (Regione Emilia-Romagna)
FELLINI 100. Immortal Genius: Fellini in your home (Regione Emilia-Romagna)Monday, April 27, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

2020 marks the 100th anniversary of Federico Fellini's birth. Due to the restrictions in place, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura was forced to postpone the exhibition celebrating the Maestro's genius, which was to open this June at the TIFF Bell Lightbox. We will keep you posted on developments and a new opening date. In...

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Virtual Exhibition: Majesty.  Illusion Between Canada and Italy
Virtual Exhibition: Majesty. Illusion Between Canada and ItalyFriday, May 15, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

MAJESTYIllusion Between Italy and Canada a virtual exhibition by designers Chiara Andreatti and Francesco Faccin presented by Istituto Italiano di Cultura - Toronto curated by Maria Cristina Didero and Francesca Molteni CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE ONLINE EXHIBITION MAJESTY   CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE ON THE EXHIBI...

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UPDATED AUGUST 20: Estate all'Italiana Festival
UPDATED AUGUST 20: Estate all'Italiana FestivalSunday, June 21, 2020 → Wednesday, September 30, 2020

On Sunday June 21, the Estate all'italiana Festival kicks off: an exclusive tour spanning over 10 weeks, presenting international audiences with performances from the 2020 slate of Italian festivals. A great showcase to promote - thanks to network of Italian Embassies, Consulates and Cultural Institutes abroad - cultural...

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Void / Body / Breath / Care: Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and Italy
Void / Body / Breath / Care: Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and ItalyWednesday, September 23, 2020 → Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Soon after the outbreak first hit China, Italy and the world, it became clear that it was not to be a temporary, superficial disruption. The drastic measures of containment and the strict lockdown imposed by the authorities in order to limit the spread of the virus, as well as the constant exposure to the threat of an invisible...

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The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante: A Global Event for Readers
The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante: A Global Event for ReadersTuesday, September 29, 2020

An international celebration of Elena Ferrante’s new novel Hosted by the global network of Italian Cultural Institutes and Europa Editions Tuesday, September 29 | 3:00PM EDT Conversation | Reading | Q&A CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Join Elena Ferrante’s “star translator” Ann Goldstein, authors Ni...

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ON NOW: Theatre Video Streaming - Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione | Compagnia Pippo Delbono
ON NOW: Theatre Video Streaming - Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione | Compagnia Pippo DelbonoWednesday, September 30, 2020

Emilia Romagna Teatro Fondazione and Compagnia Pippo Delbono present a series of theatre performances that can be streamed from the comfort of your home. The performances are subtitled in English and will be available until September 30, 2020. LINKS TO THE PERFORMANCES: Questo Buio Feroce (The Wild Darkness) | Presented...

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BODY | Part of the Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and Italy Series
BODY | Part of the "Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and Italy" SeriesWednesday, September 30, 2020

BODY | CORPOWednesday, September 30 | 12:30pm EDT The body gives us movement and mobility. It is also a locus of pleasure, pain, intimacy, strength, mortality and politics. The physical restrictions forced upon us by COVID-19 have made us rethink our relationships with our own bodies and those of others. Dancer, choreographer,...

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RAFFAELLO 500: The story of Raphael and Sebastiano del Piombo
RAFFAELLO 500: The story of Raphael and Sebastiano del PiomboThursday, October 01, 2020

The story of Raphael and Sebastiano del Piombo Thursday, October 1 | 3:00pm EDT Zoom webinar with MATTHIAS WIVELAub Jebsen Curator of Sixteenth-Century Italian PaintingsNational Gallery - London Registration Required CLICK HERE TO REGISTER On April 6, 1520, Raffaello Sanzio, one of the geniuses of the Renaissance,...

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UPDATED June 3:  THEATRE ON-CALL: An immersive theatre experience at a distance
UPDATED June 3: THEATRE ON-CALL: An immersive theatre experience at a distanceFriday, October 02, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

BACK WITH BRAND NEW ONE-TO-ONE SHOWS DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT) and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura present Theatre On-Call Following more than 100 events,we are planning to renew the offerings with a number ofone-to-one interactive and audience specific shows Stay tuned for upcoming schedule As someone born in...

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ON NOW: Raffaello 500
ON NOW: Raffaello 500Friday, October 02, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

#WeAreItaly #StayTunedonIT #Raffaello500 #Raffaello2020 On April 6, 1520, Raffaello Sanzio, one of the geniuses of the Renaissance, passed away in Rome. Five hundred years later, Italy and the world celebrate the Maestro through a number of multimedia initiatives. The force of one of the most creative artists of all...

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ON NOW: Alberto Giuliani.  San Salvatore - A photo-essay on the front-line workers in Italy
ON NOW: Alberto Giuliani. San Salvatore - A photo-essay on the front-line workers in ItalyFriday, October 02, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

The Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival and The Istituto Italiano di Cultura present Alberto Giuliani: San SalvatoreA photo-essay on the front-line workers in Italy A VIRTUAL EXHIBITION These are the doctors and nurses of the San Salvatore Hospital in Pesaro, Italy, the city of my birth and where I once again...

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BOCCONI ALUMNI SERIES: In Conversation with Alberto Marrassini (CEO | Coop Italian Food North America) and Ivo Petroff (Senior Category Manager, Walmart Canada)
BOCCONI ALUMNI SERIES: In Conversation with Alberto Marrassini (CEO | Coop Italian Food North America) and Ivo Petroff (Senior Category Manager, Walmart Canada)Monday, October 05, 2020

Collaboration vs Compete in Retail Monday, October 5 | 12:00PM EDT Introductory RemarksMatteo PicarielloItalian Trade Commissioner FREE EVENT | REGISTRATION REQUIRED BY OCTOBER 2 CLICK HERE TO REGISTER ON ZOOM Walmart Canada and COOP Italia are among largest retailers, respectively, in Canada and Italy. Joining forces...

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Sustainability in Architecture. An Italian Best Practice: The Experience of CasaClima
Sustainability in Architecture. An Italian Best Practice: The Experience of CasaClimaTuesday, October 06, 2020

The Embassy of Italy in Canada The Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto The Italian Trade Commission(ICE Agenzia) present Ulrich SantaManaging Director | Agenzia CasaClima at the Sustainable Development Festival 2020(Festival dello Sviluppo Sostenibile 2020) Sustainability in Architecture. An Italian Best Practice:...

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BREATH | Part of the Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and Italy Series
BREATH | Part of the "Four Conversations on a Changing World Between Canada and Italy" SeriesWednesday, October 07, 2020

BREATH | RESPIROWednesday, October 7 | 12:30pm EDT Breathing is necessary to life - we all learned that one of the symptoms of COVID-19 is shortness of breath. It's a process common to the earth, the forest, the human beings. We depend on nature for this primary function - plants are providing us the air to breathe through...

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