Istituto Di Cultura - Toronto

Guido Guidi - A New Map of Italy Italian contemporary photography

Upcoming events

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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Guido Guidi - A New Map of Italy
Guido Guidi - A New Map of ItalyThursday, October 11, 2018 → Saturday, December 15, 2018

Guido Guidi A New Map of Italy The Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Toronto is pleased to present the exhibition Guido Guidi - A New Map of Italy, a project dedicated to the Italian photographer known worldwide as one of the most important researchers of Italian contemporary photography and a pioneer in the country&rsq...

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Drama course in Italian for tweens/teens
Drama course in Italian for tweens/teensSaturday, October 20, 2018 → Saturday, December 15, 2018

Starting from this Fall, the Accademia dei Ragazzi is introducing a new exciting way to learn and practice Italian language. Designed for young people aged 11 years and older, the new Lingua e Teatro: Corso di Recitazione will create a creative and interactive environment in which kids can practice the language skills acquired...

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 Claudio Jr. De Rosa Resident Artist at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Toronto
Claudio Jr. De Rosa Resident Artist at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura di TorontoMonday, October 22, 2018 → Friday, November 30, 2018

Claudio Jr De Rosa, resident artist at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura, is a saxophonist, bass clarinetist, arranger and composer and a rising musician in the European Jazz Scene. Graduated cum Laude with a Master Degree in Classical and Contemporary Saxophone at the Salerno and Rome Conservatories at age 21 (discussing...

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Imago Mundi — Great and North
Imago Mundi — Great and NorthWednesday, October 24, 2018 → Sunday, December 16, 2018

This sweeping exhibition, part of the global Imago Mundi project, creates a snapshot of contemporary art across the country today. Presented for the first time in Canada, it features 775 small-format works by 760 established and emerging artists and creators from across Canada, including Inuit and Indigenous artists from...

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At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of As Needed
At the movies with L'Altra Italia: screening of "As Needed"Thursday, November 08, 2018 → Saturday, November 24, 2018

On the occasion of the of the "WORLD WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE ", the Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present the movie: "As Needed". Movie Arturo is a world-famous chef with anger management issues. For his community service, he is assigned to run a cooking class at a centre for young people with autism. Among...

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Inaugural concert at the Istituto by Resident Artist Claudio Jr. De Rosa
Inaugural concert at the Istituto by Resident Artist Claudio Jr. De RosaWednesday, November 14, 2018 → Thursday, November 15, 2018

Inaugural concert at the Istituto by Resident Artist Claudio J. De Rosa. Claudio Jr. De Rosa, listed in 2017 as one of the top ten Italian emerging jazz-artists, and Roberto Occhipinti, one of North America’s premier bassists, will perform a program of original composition and standard from jazz tradition revisite...

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Imago Mundi — Great and North: special events
Imago Mundi — Great and North: special eventsWednesday, November 14, 2018 → Wednesday, December 05, 2018

On the occasion of the exhibition Imago Mundi – Great and North there will be three upcoming events hosted at Onsite Gallery, 199 Richmond St. W., Toronto, conceived and organized by Francesca Valente for OCAD U. All events are free. Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 7pmCentral and Eastern Canada: a cultural laboratoryCo-moderat...

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Special Dinner Event: The Jewish Italian Tradition
Special Dinner Event: The Jewish Italian TraditionThursday, November 15, 2018

Culinary Event On the occasion of the of the "Special Dinner Event: The Jewish Italian Tradition ", the Istituto Italiano di Cultura and CUCINATO are pleased to present this special culinary event about Jewish-Italian Cuisine. The dinner is accompanied with a short talk by Dr. Gaia Massai about the history and culture...

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Rossini 150: the man and the artist
Rossini 150: the man and the artistFriday, November 16, 2018

Lecture Gioacchino Rossini is internationally recognized for his brilliant operas and his extraordinary musical career, that officially spanned from 1810 to 1823. Once moved to Paris, he devoted himself to sacred music and oratorios, eventually composing the magnificent Petite Messe Solennelle, and one last masterpiece,...

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Roberto Occhipinti’s Quartet and Claudio Jr. de Rosa at the Rex
Roberto Occhipinti’s Quartet and Claudio Jr. de Rosa at the RexSaturday, November 17, 2018 → Sunday, November 18, 2018

Saturday, November 17: Roberto Occhipinti’s Quartet will perform at the Rex Hotel in Toronto. Special guest: Claudio Jr. de Rosa Roberto Occhipinti is one of Canada's premier bassists, comfortable in a wide variety of musical contexts. He toured and recorded with Blue Note recording artist Jane Bunnett on her la...

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 Food in Federico Fellini’s drawings
Food in Federico Fellini’s drawingsSunday, November 18, 2018 → Sunday, January 13, 2019

Childhood, dreaming and food are at the root of Fellini’s work. The drawings of the exhibition have returned food to the same extraordinary world. A memorable story by Tonino Guerra, published as the preface in “A tavola con Fellini – Ricette da Oscar della sorella Maddalena” (At table with Fellin...

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A Conversation with… Andrea Chiaramello
A Conversation with… Andrea ChiaramelloTuesday, November 20, 2018 → Wednesday, November 21, 2018

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura and Bocconi Alumni Association (BAA) are pleased to present a talk by Andrea Chiaramello, Head of Lavazza Canada. Mr. Chiaramello will share Lavazza passion for excellence that makes every coffee cup a unique experience. We will get to know the product, the sustainability and innovation...

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Sotto una buona stella (Under a lucky star): Chef Valeria Piccini
Sotto una buona stella (Under a lucky star): Chef Valeria PicciniWednesday, November 21, 2018 → Thursday, November 22, 2018

On the occasion of the of the "WORLD WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE ", the Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present " Sotto una buona stella "(Under a lucky star), the outstanding dinner events featuring some of the best chefs from Italy. On Wednesday, November 21, experience the exceptional cuisine of multi-Michelin...

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World Week of Italian Cusine in Ottawa
World Week of Italian Cusine in OttawaTuesday, November 27, 2018

On the occasion of the of the "WORLD WEEK OF ITALIAN CUISINE ", the Istituto Italiano di Cultura-Toronto is proud to support a series of gastronomic events in Ottawa. Program · Tuesday, November 27 – Gala DinnerOn invitation only.Gala dinner 2018 with two guest chefs from Piedmont, Italy, presented by...

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