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TTOZOI: Genius Loci
TTOZOI: Genius LociThursday, February 07, 2019 → Sunday, June 09, 2019

Created by Stefano Forgione and Giuseppe Rossi, two Italian artists working under the pseudonym TTOZOI, the exhibition Genius Loci features works of art in situ created at the UNESCO historical sites of Reggia di Caserta (The Royal Palace of Caserta) and Pompeii, as well as in the Jewish Ghetto of Rome. Forgione and Rossi...

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Lawrence d'Italia | Ferlinghetti, FLUXUS poetry in Italy
Lawrence d'Italia | Ferlinghetti, FLUXUS poetry in ItalyTuesday, March 19, 2019 → Friday, May 03, 2019

On the occasion of Lawrence Ferlinghetti's 100th birthday, the Italian Cultural Institute is hosting Lawrence d'Italia, an photo exhibition by Walter Pescara, curated by Mauro Aprile Zanetti, featuring San Francisco's first poet laureate, painter, legendary publisher and activist as he performs FLUXUS poetry during his...

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Italian Design Day | Francesca Molteni: A Tribute to Alessandro Mendini
Italian Design Day | Francesca Molteni: A Tribute to Alessandro MendiniWednesday, March 20, 2019

The Consulate General of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco, in collaboration with DZINE, are pleased to present filmmaker, director and design curator Francesca Molteni, ambassador of Italian Design Day in the World 2019. Now in its 3rd edition, Italian Design Day in the World is project launched...

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Leonardo 500 | Leonardo's Books: New Light on Leonardo's Intellectual World
Leonardo 500 | Leonardo's Books: New Light on Leonardo's Intellectual World Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Leonardo's Books: New Light on Leonardo's Intellectual World Lecture by Prof. Carlo Vecce (University of Naples "L'Orientale") Organized by The Italian Cultural Institute Italian Cultural Institute, 601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza) Free Admission | RSVP Required

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Una passione per l'Italia
Una passione per l'ItaliaWednesday, April 17, 2019

Le autrici di bestseller Dianne Hales e Frances Mayes presentano i loro nuovi libri, La Passione e See You in the Piazza in una conversazione moderata dal drammaturgo del San Francisco Opera Kip Cranna. Ingresso libero | RSVP Richiesta I LIBRI Dianne Hales, La Passione: How Italy Seduced the WorldNessun paese ha...

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Maria Sole Tognazzi: Portrait of my Father
Maria Sole Tognazzi: Portrait of my FatherThursday, April 25, 2019

Portrait of my Father (2010), directed by his daughter Maria Sole, is an affectionate tribute revealing the complicated brilliance of Ugo Tognazzi, both as a famous actor and as a family man, through rare home movies, film clips and on-set footage, and warm and witty remembrances by his children Ricky, Gianmarco, Tho...

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Leonardo and Music
Leonardo and MusicMonday, May 06, 2019

Leonardo and Music Lecture by Prof. Kate von Orden, Harvard University Organized by the Leonardo da Vinci Society and the Italian Cultural Institute Italian Cultural Institute, 601 Van Ness Ave, Suite F (Opera Plaza) Free Admission | RSVP Required

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