Istituto Di Cultura - Toronto

IT@CA DAY Seven remarkable guests of ​various industries, ranging from science to culture, design and the environment, will have an opportunity to talk to Toronto's vibrant community about the realization of their dreams, artistic visions and enterprises.

Upcoming events

European Book Club 2019: Dates and Titles
European Book Club 2019: Dates and TitlesThursday, March 28, 2019 → Thursday, December 05, 2019

Book Club 2019: Dates and Titles The European Book Club aims to introduce Canadians to European books and authors by crossing over cultures and allowing readers to discover modern European authors and their works. March 28: Palomar by Italo Calvino, presented by the Istituto Italiano di Cultura at the Alliance Fran&ccedi...

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 Photography Exhibition : Striking Piazzas Of Sicily, by Armando Rotoletti
Photography Exhibition : "Striking Piazzas Of Sicily", by Armando RotolettiFriday, September 13, 2019 → Wednesday, November 06, 2019

The Istituto is pleased to present the Photography Exhibition: "Striking Piazzas Of Sicily", by Armando Rotoletti Opening Night September 13 | 7p From September 16 to November 6 the exhibit will be available to the public MON to FRI  ( 10 am to  5 pm), Columbus Centre   "Sicilia in Piazza"/"Str...

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International Watercolour Exhibition – Italy-Canada Opens
International Watercolour Exhibition – Italy-Canada OpensFriday, September 27, 2019 → Wednesday, November 27, 2019

In collaboration with Villa Charities, the Istituto presents this International exibition that showcases artists from different environments: Italy, with its Mediterranean expressiveness and Canada, with its multi-layered cultural tapestry and indigenous artists who retain the roots of their heritage. Both different in...

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Exhibit: ROMA XL
Exhibit: ROMA XLWednesday, October 16, 2019 → Friday, November 01, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to host the exhibit ROMA XL “Sketches by Waterloo Architecture Rome Program graduates, including Alison Brooks, Howard Sutcliffe and Lisa Rapoport, seen alongside built work.” The opening reception is on Wednesday, October 16 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm. CLICK HERE TO R...

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L’Altra Italia screening: Tutta un'altra vita /A Completely Different Life
L’Altra Italia screening: Tutta un'altra vita /"A Completely Different Life"Friday, October 18, 2019 → Thursday, October 24, 2019

  L’Altra Italia & ICFF Monthly Program – opens next Friday, October 18th in Toronto with Reception and screening of movie "A Completely Different Life" One of the must-see comedies of 2019! TRAILER Gianni is a taxi driver trapped in a life of utter dissatisfaction, looking for more, until one day eve...

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Lecture: The Light Through: Handmade Paper and Watermarking from Fabriano
Lecture: "The Light Through: Handmade Paper and Watermarking from Fabriano"Monday, October 21, 2019

The University of Toronto’s Book and Media Studies Program at St. Michael’s College and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura in Toronto present a public lecture on a unique heritage shedding light on the Italian culture of craftsmanship: the paper-making tradition, developed in Fabriano, a little town of the Marche...

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PRESENTATION The Sicilian Legacy of Modern Europe by Damiano Pietropaolo
PRESENTATION "The Sicilian Legacy of Modern Europe" by Damiano PietropaoloTuesday, October 22, 2019

On the occasion of the 19th Edition of the Week of Italian Language in the World. OCTOBER 22, 2019 | 6.30 - 8.30 PM On the occasion of Armando Rotoletti's photography exhibition at Columbus Centre, Striking Piazzas of Sicily, and in collaboration with CIMS, the Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies, the Istituto...

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EUROPEAN UNION FILM FESTIVAL (EUFF) Food Market
EUROPEAN UNION FILM FESTIVAL (EUFF) Food MarketWednesday, October 23, 2019

Wed October 23, 2019 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm Co-presented by the European Union Film Festival CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS On the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the European Union Film Festival, this special event also launches the festival program with a celebration of European food and cinema at the Gardiner. Visitors...

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Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi in concert
Rhiannon Giddens and Francesco Turrisi in concertThursday, October 24, 2019

October 24, 2019 | 8:00 PM | Koerner Hall | Click here to buy tickets Banjo superstar, sublime vocalist, and critics’ darling, Giddens makes her Koerner Hall debut with intricate songs from Appalachia and the Deep South of America. She teams up with Italian jazz and early music pianist and percussionist Turrisi,...

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IT@CA DAY
IT@CA DAYFriday, October 25, 2019

The Embassy of Italy in Ottawa, Consulate General of Italy in Toronto, Italian Trade Agency (ICE), Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Italian National Tourist Board (ENIT), and the Italian Chamber of Commerce of Ontario (ICCO) have invited Italy's leading academic and industry leaders to Canada, ​in order to share their vision...

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TIFA Europe On Tour: Reading & Reception Helena Janeczek (The Girl with the Leica)
TIFA Europe On Tour: Reading & Reception Helena Janeczek (The Girl with the Leica)Sunday, October 27, 2019

October 27 2019 - 7:00 PM On the occasion of the 19th Edition of the Week of Italian Language in the World. No passport needed to meet, hear and learn from the European Union’s leaders in contemporary literature at this special event. For the second year running, the Festival is thrilled to present this rare ch...

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Lecture: “Laughter will Bury you All”: The Political Life and Work of Dario Fo and Franca Rame
Lecture: “Laughter will Bury you All”: The Political Life and Work of Dario Fo and Franca RameMonday, October 28, 2019

On the occasion of the upcoming theatrical performances by Mario Pirovano of "Francis the Holy Jester", celebrating the 19th Edition of the Week of Italian Language in the World, Prof. Donato Santeramo will present the lecture titled: “Laughter will Bury you All”: The Political Life and Work of Dario Fo and Franca Rame...

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European Book Club 2019: Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi
European Book Club 2019: Pereira Maintains by Antonio TabucchiTuesday, October 29, 2019

As part of the program of European Book Club,  and In occasion of XIX Settimana della Lingua Italiana nel Mondo"L’Italiano sul Palcoscenico" Edizione 2019, the Istituto Italiano will host a discussion with Professor Franco Gallippi on the book: Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi.Milano: Feltrinelli, 1994 ...

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TIFA Reading & Interview: Helena Janeczek and Whitney Scharer
TIFA Reading & Interview: Helena Janeczek and Whitney ScharerTuesday, October 29, 2019

On the occasion of the 19th Edition of the Week of Italian Language in the World. Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:00 PM Book Signing, Interview, Q & A, Reading: 40th Festival Edition | Festivals If a picture is worth a thousand words, a photographer’s story is boundless. Uncover the lives of two of France’s ...

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Helena Janeczek at the 40th Toronto International Festival of Authors
Helena Janeczek at the 40th Toronto International Festival of AuthorsWednesday, October 30, 2019

On the occasion of the 19th Edition of the Week of Italian Language in the World, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to support the presence of Helena Janeczek at the 40th Toronto International Festival of Authors. October 30 2019 - 7:30 PM LOCATION: Ralph Campbell Lounge, UofT Scarborough Campus 1265 Military...

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