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Caruso, Corelli, Di Stefano - Italian Opera Legends
Caruso, Corelli, Di Stefano - Italian Opera Legends Monday, August 02, 2021 → Friday, September 30, 2022

One hundred years ago, in 1921, Enrico Caruso, one of the most famous singers in history, died in Naples. That same year two of the most important tenors of the last century were born: Giuseppe Di Stefano and Franco Corelli. On the occasion of the 100th anniversary, IIC Dublin offers an online journey in ‘Teatro ...

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The Italian Riveter - Magazine dedicated to contemporary Italian literature
The Italian Riveter - Magazine dedicated to contemporary Italian literatureTuesday, April 05, 2022 → Saturday, December 31, 2022

On Monday 4 April 2022, an issue of the literary magazine The Riveter was published entirely dedicated to contemporary Italian literature in English translation It was masterfully curated by Rosie Goldsmith, who selected the best contemporary Italian authors and the most renowned professionals in the publishing sector....

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Italian artist Iena Cruz will participate to Waterford Walls 2022 Festival with live street art performances
Italian artist Iena Cruz will participate to Waterford Walls 2022 Festival with live street art performancesFriday, August 12, 2022 → Sunday, August 21, 2022

Italian artist Federico Massa (a.k.a. Iena Cruz) will participate to the 2022 edition of Waterford Walls Festival. Waterford Walls is Ireland’s largest International Street Art Festival taking place for its 8th year from 12th to 21st August 2022. Over 24 national and international artists will create large scale m...

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Writing the World Wars - Conference dedicated to comparative studies of war writing
Writing the World Wars - Conference dedicated to comparative studies of war writingWednesday, August 24, 2022 → Friday, August 26, 2022

The World Wars are two historical events that were characterized by an abundance of documents written by individuals. The upsurge of popular writings concerned all the countries that were involved in both Wars. These documents are important both historically and linguistically. The study of war writings has always been...

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Art and Climate Change - A talk with experts and artists
Art and Climate Change - A talk with experts and artistsThursday, August 25, 2022

On the occasion of a residency of street artist Federico “Iena Cruz” Massa at the Italian Institute of Culture - Dublin, the artist will present his latest work realized for Waterford Walls and will present pictures of precedent works done in Rome and New York (where he realized the city’s first carbon ne...

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Cruise on the Mediterranean - Discover some of the most beautiful Mediterranean cities through the words of famous women
Cruise on the Mediterranean - Discover some of the most beautiful Mediterranean cities through the words of famous womenThursday, September 01, 2022

A cruise in stages through four iconic cities: Naples, Palermo, Athens and Tunis, through the stories of extraordinary women who have contributed to the common imagination of these places. From Maria Callas, the unmistakable Greek voice, to Sofia Loren, the symbol of Naples; from Letizia Battaglia, who told the story of...

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La telefonista/Sola in casa - Due atti unici di Dino Buzzati - Lettura recitata del testo in lingua italiana
"La telefonista/Sola in casa" - Due atti unici di Dino Buzzati - Lettura recitata del testo in lingua italianaWednesday, September 07, 2022

Un’occasione unica per assistere a due monologhi teatrali in lingua italiana in occasione del 50mo anniversario dalla morte dello scrittore Dino Buzzati. L’atto unico “La telefonista” (1964) è uno dei quattro che Dino Buzzati dedicò alle donne, e racconta con una vena squisitament...

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POLI-TECH STORIES: Michelangelo's Pietà Rondanini: the recent conservation history of a masterpiece - with Professor Lucia Toniolo
POLI-TECH STORIES: "Michelangelo's Pietà Rondanini: the recent conservation history of a masterpiece" - with Professor Lucia TonioloThursday, September 08, 2022

About 20 years ago the interest around the last sculpture by Michelangelo, was raised to the attention of the safeguard entities because of the project of a new exhibition site and a collaborative research project carried out under the responsibility of the Italian Ministry of Culture and the restorer company CBC. This...

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 Michelangelo’s David - Online guided tour on the artist's masterpiece
Michelangelo’s David - Online guided tour on the artist's masterpiece Tuesday, September 13, 2022

To sculpt beautiful human figures from marble would be the merits of a gifted artist. But only a genius with God-given talent is able to breathe life to pure Carrara Marble and transform stone to living, corpulent flesh, and that is Michelangelo. With his David and the King of Israel, Michelangelo not only depicted the...

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Corto: Italy and Ireland in a snapshot - Selection of short videos presented at the Italian Fusion Festival
Corto: Italy and Ireland in a snapshot - Selection of short videos presented at the Italian Fusion FestivalWednesday, September 14, 2022

A selection of short videos in English, presented at the last edition of the Italian Fusion Festival, that combines elements of both Italian and Irish cultures. Italian Fusion Festival is the main Italian festival in Europe organized by Radio Dublino, the only Irish radio programme in Italian. Since its start, the short...

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Lunedì al cinema DAL VIVO - Proiezione del film “Mine vaganti” (2010) di Ferzan Özpetek. In lingua italiana con sottotitoli in inglese
Lunedì al cinema DAL VIVO - Proiezione del film “Mine vaganti” (2010) di Ferzan Özpetek. In lingua italiana con sottotitoli in ingleseMonday, September 19, 2022

Torna la rassegna “Lunedì al Cinema” con proiezioni gratuite dal vivo all’Istituto Italiano di Cultura. Lunedì 19 settembre vedremo insieme il film “Mine vaganti” (2010) di Ferzan Özpetek. Il film, ambientato nella soleggiata Puglia, affronta il tema della famiglia contemporane...

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Concerti all’ora di pranzo all’IIC - Concerto per pianoforte “Original piano compositions and improvisations” con Francesco Turrisi
Concerti all’ora di pranzo all’IIC - Concerto per pianoforte “Original piano compositions and improvisations” con Francesco TurrisiThursday, September 22, 2022

Il 22 settembre si terrà il quinto concerto gratuito della serie “Concerti all’ora di pranzo” (di circa 45 min.) che si terranno tra le ore 13 e le 14 nella Sala Pavillion del nostro Istituto. Il pianista Franceso Turrisi, premiato quest’anno con un Grammy Award nella sezione Folk Music, inte...

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Inaugurazione della Mostra di illustrazioni di Daniele Trombetti con una performance dal vivo dell’autore per il ciclo di mostre “L’Illustrazione italiana 2022
Inaugurazione della Mostra di illustrazioni di Daniele Trombetti con una performance dal vivo dell’autore per il ciclo di mostre “L’Illustrazione italiana 2022"Thursday, September 22, 2022 → Tuesday, October 18, 2022

Giovedì 22 settembre alle ore 18.00 verrà inaugurata, presso le sale al primo piano dell'Istituto Italiano di Cultura, la mostra "Osservo, immagino in punta di matita" dell’illustratore Daniele Trombetti, con la curatela di Max Cope. La mostra raccoglie 20 disegni sui temi del viaggio, quasi oniric...

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Serata di musica italiana alla “Culture Night 2022” - Un insieme di eventi per grandi e per piccini in occasione della “Notte bianca” dublinese
Serata di musica italiana alla “Culture Night 2022” - Un insieme di eventi per grandi e per piccini in occasione della “Notte bianca” dublineseFriday, September 23, 2022

Una serata ricca di diverse e sorprendenti proposte musicali dall'Italia in occasione della “Culture Night 2022”. Venerdì 23 settembre dalle ore 17 alle 21.30 potrete assistere all’installazione di videoarte e musica contemporanea dal titolo “Farnesina: Digital Art Experience”...

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Palermo and the arabic-norman stratifications - Online guided tour in English
Palermo and the arabic-norman stratifications - Online guided tour in EnglishWednesday, September 28, 2022

During the 9th century A.C. the Arabics invaded Sicily moving from North Africa, they conquered Palermo in 831 e the whole island in 965. Subsequently, under the Normans' rule, Sicily underwent a period of great artistic and cultural development, which is reflected in the great monuments realized during that period. The...

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