Istituto Di Cultura - Toronto

WAVE Works by RINO NOTO

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150TH YEARS OF STORIES: A EUROPEAN BOOK CLUB
150TH YEARS OF STORIES: A EUROPEAN BOOK CLUBThursday, February 23, 2017 → Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Toronto European Book Club is back in 2017 to put the spotlight on Europe’s literary legacy and its influence on contemporary publishing. To celebrate Canada's 150th Anniversary of Confederation, the members of the European Union of National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) in Toronto will look at the connection bet...

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RINO NOTO: WAVE
RINO NOTO: WAVETuesday, June 20, 2017 → Thursday, September 07, 2017

ART EXHIBITION The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present a solo exhibition of artist Rino Noto's Wave. Opening Reception on June 20 at 6:30pm@ IIC Gallery - Istituto Italiano di Cultura, 496 Huron St., Toronto The exhibit will run through September 7, 2017Gallery hours: Mon - Fri: 10:00am - 1:00pm; 2:30pm...

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ON THE VERGE OF: ART INSTALLATIONS by FRANCESCA VIVENZA
ON THE VERGE OF: ART INSTALLATIONS by FRANCESCA VIVENZATuesday, August 08, 2017 → Tuesday, October 10, 2017

ON THE VERGE OF (2017; wood, marine paint; H250 x 98W x 225D cm.) by artist Francesca Vivenza is located in the garden of the Consulate General of Italy, 136 Beverley Street, Toronto, (on the North West corner of Beverley Street and Dundas Street-across from the AGO). The work mimics a catapult, or “mangonel”, ...

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EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL: Lecture by Gaia Massai
EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL: Lecture by Gaia MassaiFriday, September 08, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to present EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL, a lecture and oil tasting by Gaia Massai. Tickets: $20 General Public/ $15 IIC Students.Reservation is required. To register please call 416.921.3802 ext. 228 “The peoples of the Mediterranean began to come forth from barbarism when they lea...

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Presentation of A filo doppio by Francesco Loriggio e Vito Teti
Presentation of "A filo doppio" by Francesco Loriggio e Vito TetiWednesday, September 13, 2017

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present  "A filo doppio: un'antologia di scritture calabro-canadesi" edited by Francesco Loriggio and Vito Teti. The presentation will be held by Francesco Loriggio and Damiano Pietropaolo. Fifteen Italian-Canadian writers of Calabrese origins are reminding us, once ag...

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BREAD: AN OVERVIEW ON THE ITALIAN STAPLE FOOD
BREAD: AN OVERVIEW ON THE ITALIAN STAPLE FOODFriday, September 15, 2017

Lecture by Gaia Massai The Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents BREAD: AN OVERVIEW ON THE ITALIAN STAPLE FOOD, lecture by Gaia Massai. Tickets: $20 General Public/ $15 IIC Students.Reservation is required. To register please call 416.921.3802 ext. 228 Main topics• Brief history of bread• What is bread?&bull...

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VESUVIUS ENSEMBLE CONCERT SEASON 2017/18: A PREVIEW
VESUVIUS ENSEMBLE CONCERT SEASON 2017/18: A PREVIEWMonday, September 18, 2017

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to host the Vesuvius Ensemble for the launch of their 2017/2018 concert series. The group will entertein the audience at the IIC Gallery - 496 Huron Street, with a delightful preview of some of the pieces included in their upcoming program. Program:October 6: Le TarantelleDecember...

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PIRANDELLO 150: L'ATTESA (THE WAIT)
PIRANDELLO 150: L'ATTESA (THE WAIT)Tuesday, September 19, 2017

The Department of Italian Studies at the University of Toronto and the Italian Cultural Institute in collaboration with the Cinema Studies Institute at the University of Toronto, present Pirandello 150, a Film and Lecture Series. University College Media Theatre UC 17919 September, 6:00PM Giuliana Sanguinetti Katz (University...

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Mario Ciferri (Gala Concert)
Mario Ciferri (Gala Concert)Friday, September 22, 2017 → Saturday, September 23, 2017

Organ player Maestro Mario Ciferri will perform at Organix 17. SEPTEMBER 22ND 2017 7:30pm - 9:30pmTimothy Eaton Memorial Church - Toronto Fugue in g-minor, (the Little) BWV 578 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 654Adorn yourself, O dear soulPraeludium and Fugue in a-minor, BWV 543Pr...

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With New Eyes: Architecture for Toronto by Francesco and Aldo Piccaluga Architects
With New Eyes: Architecture for Toronto by Francesco and Aldo Piccaluga ArchitectsTuesday, September 26, 2017 → Thursday, November 30, 2017

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to present With New Eyes: Architecture for Toronto by Francesco and Aldo Piccaluga Architects, an exhibition dedicated to the work of Italian-Canadian architects Francesco and Aldo Piccaluga. In the postwar era, Toronto’s exchange with European countries such as Italy he...

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A Night in Italy: Juliet's Answer and the magic of Verona
A Night in Italy: Juliet's Answer and the magic of VeronaThursday, September 28, 2017

In Glenn Dixon's memoir, Juliet's Answer, the acclaimed author, journalist and documentary filmmaker travels to Verona to mend a broken heart. As he settles into the charming, picturesque city, he learns the traditions of the locals and volunteers to answer the thousands of letters addressed to Shakespeare's fictional Juliet,...

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Screening of Giuseppe Verdi's GIOVANNA D'ARCO by Peter Greenaway e Saskia Boddeke.
Screening of Giuseppe Verdi's GIOVANNA D'ARCO by Peter Greenaway e Saskia Boddeke.Thursday, October 05, 2017

Opera production by Teatro Regio di Parma on the occasion of Festival Verdi. For the series of operas from 'Festival Verdi', the Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents Giovanna d’Arco by directors Peter Greenaway e Saskia Boddeke, and music director Ramon Tebar in a new production by Teatro Regio di Parma. Giovanna d'...

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PIRANDELLO 150: TU RIDI (YOU LAUGH)
PIRANDELLO 150: TU RIDI (YOU LAUGH)Tuesday, October 17, 2017

The Department of Italian Studies at the University of Toronto and the Italian Cultural Institute in collaboration with the Cinema Studies Institute at the University of Toronto, present Pirandello 150, a Film and Lecture Series. University College Media Theatre UC 17917 October, 6:00PM Manuela Gieri (Università...

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Screening of Verdi's NABUCCO, directed by DANIELE ABBADO
Screening of Verdi's NABUCCO, directed by DANIELE ABBADO Thursday, November 16, 2017

Opera production by Teatro Regio di Parma on the occasion of Festival Verdi. For the series of operas from 'Festival Verdi', the Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents Nabucco by director Daniela Abbado, and music director Michele Mariotti. Nabucco – Leo NucciIsmaele – Bruno RibeiroZaccaria – Riccardo Zanell...

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Screening of Verdi's MACBETH directed by LILIANA CAVANI
Screening of Verdi's MACBETH directed by LILIANA CAVANIThursday, January 25, 2018

Opera production by Teatro Regio di Parma on the occasion of Festival Verdi. For the series of operas from 'Festival Verdi', the Istituto Italiano di Cultura presents Macbeth by director Liliana Cavani, and music director Bruno Bartoletti. Macbeth - Leo NucciBanco - Enrico IoriLady Macbeth - Sylvie ValayreDama di Lady...

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