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Festa di Carnevale & Battle of grapes at Museo ItaloAmericano, SF – Feb 26th

Date/TimeSaturday 02/26/20226:00 pm – 8:00 pm In these uncertain Covid times the Museo has decided to merge the Wine Tasting originally scheduled for January 29, 2022 and the Festa di Carnevale Event to give people the possibility to attend in person in multiple locations or online.   The new event will take place at the Museo Italo Americano at Fort Mason […]

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day – events brought to you by IIC SF

JAN 27-29 VIDEO-CONCERT with Gabriele Coen, Pietro Lussu, Barbara Eramo A journey into Klezmer musical culture and Yiddish song JAN 27-FEB 6 THE JUDGE OF THE RIGHTEOUS (Il Giudice dei Giusti) A documentary about Moshe Bejski, written by Gabriele Nissim and Emanuela Audisio, directed by Enrico Marchese (In Italian with English subtitles)     JAN 27-29 VIDEO-CONCERT: A JOURNEY […]

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Christmas with Museo Italo Americano, SF – 4, 5, and 12 December

After a two-year hiatus, the 9th edition of the beloved Mercatino di Natale will be held at the Museo Italo Americano again! Inspired by Christmas Markets in Northern Italy and throughout most of Europe, this event will exude the warm atmosphere of Christmas and will feature artisanal food, unique handmade jewelry, Italian fashion and accessories, […]

Food Others

“A chef’s love affair with Italy” with Cathy Whims on Nov 20th

An intimate conversation with award nominee Cathy Whims about the intricacies and simplicity of Italian food. About this event Chef Cathy Whims is an icon in the Portland food scene. She studied with Marcella Hazan and the very founder of Slow Food, Carlo Petrini, was present at the inauguration of one of her restaurants, Nostrana. […]

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Italy, Land of wonders – the free videogame for iOS, Android, and tablet

An innovative puzzle game is available for free for iOS and Android to discover the treasures of Italy. The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announces the launch of ‘ITALY. Land of Wonders’, a video game that is aimed at bringing the cultural heritage and wonders of Italy to a worldwide audience in general, and to young […]

Art Others

New Italian exhibit at the Fresno County Heritage museum

The Fresno County Heritage Museum will be open during the Big Fresno Fair, from October 6 through October 17. The Fresno County Historical Museum is open year round by appointment. During the annual Big Fresno Fair the Museum is open daily until 8 p.m. The Italian Exhibit is at the first floor. Below are two photos depicting […]

Food Others

Italian food: an object of desire – A conversation with Cinzia Di Vasta

An overview of the changes in recipes, food preferences and of the many routes that made Italian food what it is today. About this event Why do Italians eat what they eat? How does food reflects the culture of a nation? Is there even a concept of ‘National cuisine’ in Italy? How much did religion […]

Career Others Topics

“Study + Italian + Work”: Italian & Engineering in the classroom video released

The series “Study + Italian + Work” is enriched with a new video so that topics covered are: Study + Italian 1 – TOP 5 TIPS FOR TAKING THE AP® ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE EXAM 2 – THE IMPORTANCE OF TAKING THE AP® ITALIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURE EXAM 3 – STEPS FOR STUDYING AT AN ITALIAN UNIVERSITY  Italian + Work […]