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Gianni Rodari and the art of drawing stories: free art workshop on Dec 8th, SF

Illustrator and art director Selena Squarzanti presents Gianni Rodari and The Art of Drawing Stories: Art Workshop for Children and Families (with stories read in Italian) at the Museo Italo Americano. The workshop is organized by the Museo Italo Americano in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute. Info Date: December 8th 2019 Time: 4:00 pm through 5:00pm Held by: Italian Cultural Institute  […]

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Italian Excellence: Illustrators for Gianni Rodari. SF, December 2 – February 20

 The year 2020 marks the centennial of the birth, on October 23, 1920, of Gianni Rodari, one of the most innovative children’s authors and the first Italian to win the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award in 1970. The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco and Bologna Children’s Book Fair will honour the anniversary with the exhibit Illustrators for Gianni […]

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Leonardo 500 at San Francisco

On the 70th Anniversary of its foundation, The Leonardo da Vinci Society San Francisco and The Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco are proud to announce a series of events planned and launched under the auspices of the Consulate General of Italy,  in collaboration with Humanities West, ISSNAF, the Museo Italo Americano, the Commonwealth Club and Stanford University celebrating the Leonardo […]

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Vivo D’arte: concorso per giovani artisti italiani residenti all’estero

Il Ministero degli Affari Esteri e della Cooperazione Internazionale (MAECI), in collaborazione con la Fondazione Romaeuropa, e con la partecipazione del Ministero per i Beni e le Attività Culturali (MiBAC) bandiscono la prima edizione del Premio Vivo d’Arte – Arti performative, un concorso-premio annuale per giovani artisti al di sotto dei 36 anni di età […]

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Children’s Italian Art Outreach program at Museo Italo-Americano, San Francisco

The “Museo Italo Americano” offers free art programs to San Francisco schools through C.I.A.O.: Children’s Italian Art Outreach program. The classes are taught by Michael Wong. Michael is an artist and teacher and has developed several projects which complement the 6th, 7th, and 8th grade curriculum. He introduces each project by putting it in a […]

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La cultura del bello. La concezione del Made in Italy – Seattle, April 25

 Mercoledì 25 aprile il Prof. Giuseppe Tassone, Direttore del programma di lingua italiana della Società Dante Alighieri – Comitato di Seattle, nonché docente di lingua italiana alla Seattle University, presenterà il suo libro Un buon affare – Italian for Business (Hackett Publishing Company) Il Made in Italy Tassone inizierà la sua presentazione discutendo delle diverse connotazioni della parola “bello” […]

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“Paint & Speak” Italian Art & Language Workshop – Burbank and Los Angeles, April 14th & May 12th

You are invited to experience a “Paint & Speak” Italian art workshop led by expert Italian artist and language teacher Ylenia Mino. Ylenia will guide you through the creation of a painting while teaching you new vocabulary words and phrases with the goal of enriching your Italian language skills through the artistic medium of painting. […]