Istituto Di Cultura - Toronto

VETRO An Exhibition of Contemporary Italian Glass. Opening Friday November 8 | 6.30pm 496 Huron Street | free event The Exhibit runs from November 11 to December 19, 2019.

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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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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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“Art in the Library” with Carina Francioso
“Art in the Library” with Carina Francioso Friday, November 01, 2019 → Saturday, March 21, 2020

“Art in the Library” is the new original initiative created by the Istituto Italiano di Cultura to promote Italian-Canadian artists in Toronto. A new painting will be shown every season to delight our public with contemporary artists inspired by Italy and Italian culture.   Painting title: "Sotto lo ...

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 European Union Film Festival (EUFF) 2019-  November 7-21 @The Royal Cinema
European Union Film Festival (EUFF) 2019- November 7-21 @The Royal CinemaThursday, November 07, 2019 → Thursday, November 21, 2019

The European Union Film Festival is a Not-for-Profit organization, it's the unique cultural collaboration of EU Consulates and Cultural Institutes in Toronto. Celebrating cinematic excellence with national and international award-winning films, the festival takes place in November every year at The Royal Cinema. The official...

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 VETRO an Exhibition of Contemporary Italian Glass
VETRO an Exhibition of Contemporary Italian GlassFriday, November 08, 2019 → Thursday, December 19, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto, in collaboration with Sandra Ainsley Gallery presents: Vetro: An Exhibition of Contemporary Italian Glass. Opening Friday  November 8, 2019, 6.30pm   496 Huron Street    | free event The Exhibit runs from November 11 to December 19, 2019. We are th...

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Meet Giffoni Film Festival Creator, Claudio Gubitosi
Meet Giffoni Film Festival Creator, Claudio GubitosiFriday, November 15, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura a Toronto and the Italian Contemporary Film Festival invite you to participate in a vibrant encounter with Artistic Director and Founder of the world-renowned Giffoni Film Festival. Held each summer in Southern Italy, Giffoni is the largest and most important international film festival...

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Piero Lissoni on  Effective Placemaking
Piero Lissoni on "Effective Placemaking"Tuesday, November 19, 2019

  AZURE Talks and the Italian Cultural Institute present Piero Lissoni on "Effective Placemaking" Join us for a conversation with acclaimed Italian architect Piero Lissoni about how the use of native materials and techniques informs all of his work - and should be embraced by everyone committed to authentic design. ...

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Lecture by Karima Moyer-Nocchi on The History of Pasta and the Italian Identity
Lecture by Karima Moyer-Nocchi on "The History of Pasta and the Italian Identity"Wednesday, November 20, 2019

On the occasion of the Italian Cuisine Week the Istituto Italiano di Cultura and Centre for Hospitality & Culinary Arts George Brown College with the Accademia Italiana della Cucina present: - Lecture by Karima Moyer-Nocchi on The History of Pasta and the Italian Identity.  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER (FREE...

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DINNER IN CELEBRATION OF THE    IV EDITION OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD
DINNER IN CELEBRATION OF THE "IV EDITION OF THE ITALIAN CUISINE IN THE WORLD"Thursday, November 21, 2019

The Villa Farnesina, headquarters of the Italian Foreign Ministry, hosted the working group, coordinated by Director-General Vincenzo De Luca, in preparation for the fourth edition of International Italian Food Week, planned for 18-24 November 2019, whose main theme this year will be “Food Education: the cultur...

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Special Event: Italian Renaissance Dinner
Special Event: Italian Renaissance DinnerFriday, November 22, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura in collaboration  Cucinato Italian Culinary Studio  is pleased to present this special culinary event in Toronto. It’s part of the 3rd annual “Settimana della Cucina Italiana nel Mondo” (World Italian Food Week), an international initiative by the Italian Ministr...

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The Art of the Piano: Nazareno Ferruggio
The Art of the Piano: Nazareno FerruggioSaturday, November 23, 2019

In collaboration with Gallery 345,  the Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents pianist Nazareno Ferruggio recital: Program D. Scarlatti : Sonate k 438 k 531F. Chopin : Notturno op.9 n.1E. Satie : Gymnopedie n. 1Gnossienne n. 1E. Grieg : Im BalladetonF. Mompou : Secreto , Pajaro TristeM. Ponce : Intermezzo , Malgrad To...

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Lecture -Sicilia Barocca: A Theatre of Media & Materials
Lecture -Sicilia Barocca: A Theatre of Media & MaterialsWednesday, November 27, 2019

Villa Charities, the Istituto Italiano di Cultura and the Canadian Institute for Mediterranean Studies present lecture Sicilia Barocca: A Theatre of Media & Materials November 27 @ 7:00 pm From the marble fountains and sliding paintings of Palermo’s churches, to the golden statue honouring Santa Rosalia, the...

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InCanto: Buon Natale!
InCanto: Buon Natale! Wednesday, November 27, 2019 → Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Come celebrate the Christmas season with inCanto as we present inCanto: Buon Natale! Inspired by the holiday traditions in their own families, our beloved vocalists – Giacomo Folinazzo, Sara Maida-Nicol and Tony Sciara – return to the stage this holiday season to bring you the songs and stories of what it means to c...

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The Art of the Piano: Ida Pelliccioli
The Art of the Piano: Ida PelliccioliFriday, November 29, 2019

Description The Art of the Piano: Ida Pelliccioli Friday, November 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm Tickets: $30/$10 Student Purchase tickets in advance at Eventbrite.com Reserve tickets at info@gallery345.com (Cash only at the door) Debussy and influences Program Rameau Suite in A minor Debussy Hommage à Rameau Albe...

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Book Presentation : “Interrogando me stesso” by Tullio Guma
Book Presentation : “Interrogando me stesso” by Tullio Guma Tuesday, December 03, 2019

 (The Book presentation will be predominantly in Italian) In his retirement, the author, former Consul Genral of Italy in Toronto, felt the deep desire to look back on his life, question himself and take stock. Did he find all the answers he was looking for in writing “Interrogando me stesso”? He exte...

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