Cinema and Photography Uncategorized

Come to watch “Freaks Out” at IIC SF – Jun 6

The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is pleased to present Freaks Out, winner of the 2022 David di Donatello award for Best Producer, Best Cinematographer, Best Art Direction, Best Hairdresser, Best Make-up and Best Visual Effects. The screening will be followed by an aperitivo italiano. Freaks Out  | Dir: Gabriele Mainetti | Italy/Belgium, 2020, 2h 21m Cast: Claudio […]

Art Science and Technology

Universal dialogues: the Pantheon – May 25 at the IIC SF

MAY 25 | 6:30 PM Architect Gabriella Musto, Director of the Pantheon – Basilica of Santa Maria and Martyres – Ministry of Culture, will present a lesson on ArtCentrica‘s innovative methodologies applied to the Roman Pantheon. In her presentation, Architect Musto will take us on a journey through the most fascinating narrative paths regarding this seminal monument, […]

Music and Theatre

“Arias and Instrumentals” at the Museo Italo Americano in SF – Jun 1 & Jun 3

Arias and Instrumental Concert: The Museo Italo Americano is proud to present the Eos Ensemble, accompanied by the talented Mezzo-Soprano Laura Krumm, for a magical evening of Italian Opera. Get ready to be swept away on a journey through some of the most beloved works of Verdi, Puccini, and Rossini, among others. Arias and Instrumentals Family Concert: The […]

Cinema and Photography Music and Theatre

The Museo Italo Americano in SF presents BRAVO: Celebrating San Francisco Opera – Apr 21 % Oct 22

The Museo Italo Americano proudly presents BRAVO – Celebrating San Francisco Opera, Its Italian Roots and Legacy, an original documentary exhibition exclusively sponsored by E. L. Wiegand Foundation. The prestigious San Francisco Opera company was founded by Italian Americans a century ago. While the Company is celebrating its 2022-2023 Centennial Season, the Museo Italo Americano is honored to […]

Art Cinema and Photography Grants & Scholarships Italian Language and Literature

Premio “Vivo d’Arte” 2023

Prende il via la quinta edizione del concorso-premio “Vivo d’arte”, organizzato annualmente dal Ministero per gli Affari Esteri e la Cooperazione Internazionale, e dedicato ai giovani artisti italiani residenti all’estero e iscritti all’AIRE. Oggetto del concorso-premio è la creazione di opere originali di teatro, danza e musica incentrate sul tema della contaminazione e dell’incontro con […]

Cinema and Photography Science and Technology

Artificial Botany

The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco is pleased to present Artificial Botany, an ongoing project by fuse* exploring the latent expressive capacity of botanical illustrations through the use of machine learning algorithms. Exhibiting in the spaces of IIC @INNOVIT in San Francisco from May 11th to September 1st, 2023, the show offers a comprehensive look on the […]

Cinema and Photography Science and Technology

Looking Beyond

The Italian Cultural Institute and the Consulate General of San Francisco are pleased to present LOOKING BEYOND, a documentary exhibition aiming to enhance Italian research in the space field and raise international public awareness of the multiple uses of satellite tracking technologies created to protect the planet. The satellite images have been acquired by the Constellation […]

Music and Theatre

Sinatra Concert at the Italo-American Museum, SF – Apr 30

Where: Fort Mason Center, 2 Marina Blvd, Buikding C – San FranciscoWhen: Sunday, April 30, 2023 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm The Museo Italo Americano is proud to present:“Simply Sinatra: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Singer” concert. Local actors/singers Steve Gill and Alex Perez will perform a one hour bio concert of the life and music […]

Italian Language and Literature

Two Saints, Two Levels of Admiration: St. Francis and St. Dominic in the Divine Comedy – May 5

Friday, May 5th, 2023 – 6:30pmSan Francisco Italian Athletic Club1630 Stockton Street San Francisco, CA 94133 A lecture by 2022 Leonardo Award winner Donatella D’Aguanno (Stanford University). Presented by Prof. Elisabetta Nelsen. Brought to you by The Leonardo da Vinci Society in collaboration with ISSNAF and San Francisco-Assisi sister cities Donatella D’Aguanno, winner of the […]

Grants & Scholarships Italian Language and Literature

Premio New York di poesia: “Italiani per il futuro” – 2023

L’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di New York, insieme al John D. Calandra Italian American Institute del CUNY e al Consiglio Generale degli Italiani all’Estero, annuncia un premio di poesia multilingue e multi-generazionale per residenti e cittadini degli Stati Uniti. The Italian Cultural Institute of New York, the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute, and the […]