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food > Italy by Ingredient™ with Viola Buitoni
food > Italy by Ingredient™ with Viola BuitoniTuesday, March 30, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

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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awards > ISSNAF YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS | CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 2021
awards > ISSNAF YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARDS | CALL FOR APPLICATIONS 2021Tuesday, May 04, 2021 → Wednesday, December 01, 2021

ISSNAF (Italian Scientists & Scholars in North America Foundation) annually awards the Young Investigator Awards in various disciplines to outstanding, early-career Italian researchers working in the United States or Canada, in recognition of their significant and innovative contributions to their field of research. RnB...

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art exhibit > Last Supper in Pompeii: From the Table to the Grave
art exhibit > Last Supper in Pompeii: From the Table to the GraveFriday, May 07, 2021 → Sunday, August 29, 2021

Last Supper in Pompeii: From the Table to the Grave A special exhibition presented by the Legion of Honor museum of San Francisco | May 7-Aug 29 In AD 79, the Bay of Naples was rocked by the fiery eruption of Mount Vesuvius. Pompeii and nearby villages and farms were completely buried under pumice and hot ash, which killed...

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Geronimo Stilton | A Thousand Wonders
Geronimo Stilton | A Thousand WondersTuesday, June 01, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

Mille Meraviglie (A Thousand Wonders) is a project created by Edizioni Piemme-Mondadori Children's Books for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, with the aim of bringing girls and boys from all over the world closer to the many artistic and cultural treasures of Italy. Published in four langu...

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film series > CINEDAY for Kids
film series > CINEDAY for KidsSunday, June 13, 2021 → Sunday, August 22, 2021

The Italian Cultiral Institute of San Francisco is pleased to launch CINEDAY for Kids, a new series of films dedicated to our youngest audience. The links for each film will be released for free weekely on our newsletter to the first 300 to register.   PROGRAM JUN 13 | 5 PM Momo alla conqiusta del tempo (Momo -...

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Fare Cinema 2021 > Oltre lo Schermo: 15 Documentaries Celebrate Italian Cinema Behind the Scenes.
Fare Cinema 2021 > Oltre lo Schermo: 15 Documentaries Celebrate Italian Cinema Behind the Scenes.Monday, June 14, 2021 → Sunday, July 25, 2021

Oltre lo Schermo: 15 Documentaries Celebrate Italian Cinema Behind the Scenes. Free streaming from June 14th to July 25th, 2021 To mark the occasion of the fourth edition of Fare Cinema, an initiative dedicated to the promotion of Italian cinema in the world, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation...

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film > design > THE FUTURE BEHIND US
film > design > THE FUTURE BEHIND USWednesday, June 16, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

In anticipation of Italian Design Day, we are pleased to showcase a program organized by Milano Design Film Festival. 1891, 1917, 1935, 1983. These are the birth years of Gio Ponti, Ettore Sottsass, Jr., Tobia Scarpa and Antonio Aricò—four of the leading architects of Italian design. This program, organized...

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Estate all’Italiana Festival 2021
Estate all’Italiana Festival 2021Sunday, July 04, 2021 → Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Estate all’Italiana Festival 2021 July 4 - September 21 A world tour of music and theatre, streamed on demand for free to international audiences   From July 4th to September 21st, the second edition of Estate all’Italiana Festival, a virtual tour of the most prominent Italian festivals, will present a wi...

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streaming > LEZIONI SCIASCIANE NEL MONDO | Evento di presentazione
streaming > LEZIONI SCIASCIANE NEL MONDO | Evento di presentazioneFriday, July 23, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

Il COMITATO NAZIONALE PER IL CENTENARIO SCIASCIANO ha progettato un ciclo di Lezioni Sciasciane, appuntamenti che potranno assumere forme diverse (lezioni vere e proprie, seminari, laboratori, letture), avviate in Italia e che adesso proseguono nel mondo, in una ideale staffetta che coinvolge realtà e paesi anche...

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CINEDAY Bambini > LEO DA VINCI: MISSIONE MONNA LISA
CINEDAY Bambini > LEO DA VINCI: MISSIONE MONNA LISASunday, July 25, 2021

L'Istituto Italiano di Cultura di San Francisco è lieto di presentare CINEDAY Bambini, una nuova serie di film dedicata ai più piccoli. Il link per la registrazione verrà rilasciato sulla nostra newsletter e sito web ai primi 300 registrati. Il link è valido per 72 ore! REGISTRATI QUI &nbs...

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webinar > Art, Science, and Mythology of Wine in Ancient Mediterranean Cultures
webinar > Art, Science, and Mythology of Wine in Ancient Mediterranean CulturesWednesday, August 04, 2021

Domestication of the wild grapevine was a fundamental step in the history of agriculture and civilization. A product of nature and, above all, of mankind, wine is the protagonist of incredible stories dating back to the origin of the Mediterranean civilization. From the Ancient Near East to Etruria, Rome and the vineyards...

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webinar > [Part 2] Art, Science, and Mythology of Wine in Ancient Mediterranean Cultures
webinar > [Part 2] Art, Science, and Mythology of Wine in Ancient Mediterranean CulturesWednesday, August 18, 2021

Domestication of the wild grapevine was a fundamental step in the history of agriculture and civilization. A product of nature and, above all, of mankind, wine is the protagonist of incredible stories dating back to the origin of the Mediterranean civilization. From the Ancient Near East to Etruria, Rome and the vineyards...

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 watch online > Dante Out of the Book: From African-American Writers to Theater in US Jails
watch online > Dante Out of the Book: From African-American Writers to Theater in US JailsFriday, December 31, 2021

Among the many celebrations for the seventh centenary of Dante's death, the Italian Cultural Institute and the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco are organizing a webinar, moderated by Valerio Cappozzo, focusing on the inspiration Dante Alighieri has given to modern readers to address their social condition and...

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