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food > Italy by Ingredient™ with Viola Buitoni
food > Italy by Ingredient™ with Viola BuitoniTuesday, March 30, 2021 → Monday, January 31, 2022

The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is pleased to offer Italy by Ingredient™, a series of 8 live Zoom cooking classes in which chef Viola Buitoni presents an all-around overview of Italian agri-food excellence, allowing participants to learn about f 8 uniquely Italian ingredients, focusing in depth ...

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art exhibit > GIANCARLO and GIOVANNI CERRI
art exhibit > GIANCARLO and GIOVANNI CERRI Friday, October 22, 2021 → Sunday, February 20, 2022

   Giancarlo Cerri | The Abstract Sequences. 1995-2005 Giovanni Cerri | 2020: Milan in the Hour of the Wolf     Giancarlo Cerri   Photo credit Roanna Weiss Giovanni Cerri  Photo credit Alfredo Felletti Giancarlo and Giovanni Cerri’s exhibition...

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design > CREATED IN ITALY An aptitude for the impossible
design > CREATED IN ITALY An aptitude for the impossibleFriday, December 17, 2021 → Tuesday, February 15, 2022

The Italian touring exhibit, Created in Italy - An Aptitude for the Impossible, will make its first overseas appearance at the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco, in the new INNOVIT – Italian Innovation and Culture Hub. The exhibit, which focuses on the landscape of Italian industry, features some of the ...

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video/concert > INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY 2022 | A Journey into Klezmer Musical Culture and Yiddish Song
video/concert > INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY 2022 | A Journey into Klezmer Musical Culture and Yiddish SongThursday, January 27, 2022 → Sunday, February 06, 2022

A Journey into Klezmer Musical Culture and Yiddish Song More than twenty years after its establishment, the reference to article 1 of the law establishing this anniversary is always timely and appropriate: "The Italian Republic recognizes January 27, the date of the demolition of the Auschwitz gates, Remembrance Day, in...

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film > INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY 2022 | The Judge of the Righteous
film > INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY 2022 | The Judge of the RighteousThursday, January 27, 2022 → Sunday, January 30, 2022

On the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco presents the screening of Il Giudice dei Giusti (The Judge of the Righteous), a tv documentary that won 2003 critics prize "Ilaria Alpi," written by Gabriele Nissim and Emanuela Audisio, directed by Enrico Marchese...

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cinema > La discoteca
cinema > La discotecaThursday, February 03, 2022 → Sunday, February 13, 2022

2022 San Francisco Indie Film Festival La discoteca, a short film directed by Jacopo Miliani, Italy, 2021, 25 min.   SYNOPSIS In a dystopian future, any human emotion is under control and it is forbidden to freely express yourself through dance. In the discos humans must meet to further the reproduction of the spe...

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exhibition >  LIVING WITH SCENTS
exhibition > LIVING WITH SCENTSSaturday, February 12, 2022 → Sunday, June 05, 2022

Odors are perceived with every breath we take and immediately interpreted by the most ancestral parts of our brain. In recent years, researchers and practitioners, from the neurosciences to the humanities, have strived to gain a better understanding of the sense of smell, which deeply, yet often unknowingly, shapes the...

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