Istituto Di Cultura - Sydney

Natural Indifference. Meeting with poet Italo Testa Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Thursday, 31 January 2019, at 6.00 pm

Events

“Living the Italian way... your own way!”. Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs competition for the realization of a video in collaboration with “Zooppa.com”
“Living the Italian way... your own way!”. Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs competition for the realization of a video in collaboration with “Zooppa.com”Tuesday, January 01, 2019 → Tuesday, February 12, 2019

As part of the activities related to the promotion of the ‘Sistema Paese’, the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in collaboration with the digital platform "Zooppa.com", has launched the contest "Vivere all'italiana ... your own way!", aimed at young Italian and foreign creatives. Part...

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Natural Indifference
Natural IndifferenceThursday, January 31, 2019

Meeting with poet Italo Testa The cultural season of the Italian Cultural Institute of Sydney resumes in 2019 with an evening dedicated to poetry. The occasion is offered by a trip to Australia of Italian poet Italo Testa, who has been invited as Visiting Professor by the University of NSW to coordinate a Philosophy symposium...

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Leonardo da Vinci: The Ultimate Renaissance Man
Leonardo da Vinci: The Ultimate Renaissance ManTuesday, February 05, 2019 → Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Lecture series to mark the 500th anniversary of the artist’s death Few artists have left so much to posterity as Leonardo da Vinci. 2019 marks the 500th anniversary of the artist’s death near the royal château of Amboise, and museums around the world are gearing up for blockbuster exhibitions to celebrate...

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Parole e musica (Words and Music)
Parole e musica (Words and Music)Thursday, February 14, 2019

Lorenzo Santangelo interprets Italian singer-songwriters The Istituto Italiano di cultura is pleased to celebrate Valentine's Day with a musical evening featuring Roman singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Lorenzo Santangelo and musician and well-known radio journalist Marco Lucchi. Lorenzo and Marco, who will be...

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Piano recital by duo Eleonora Spina and Michele Benignetti
Piano recital by duo Eleonora Spina and Michele BenignettiThursday, February 21, 2019

The Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney is pleased to present a four hand piano recital by duo Eleonora Spina and Michele Benignetti, who will present a programme of music by Busoni, Mendelssohn, Saint-Saëns, Schubert and Barber. Eleonora Spina and Michele Benignetti’s partnership as a piano duo began in 2013 and imm...

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The Rome Museum of the Mind comes to Sydney: more than static photos and objects
The Rome Museum of the Mind comes to Sydney: more than static photos and objectsFriday, March 01, 2019

Meeting with Pompeo Martelli (psychiatrist) and Marco Salustri (anthropologist) In collaboration with TheMHS Learning Network and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (RANZCP) The Italian Cultural Institute is pleased to host a meeting dedicated to the project of founding a Museum of the Mind...

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VIVA V.E.R.D.I: A Giant of Italian Opera
VIVA V.E.R.D.I: A Giant of Italian OperaTuesday, March 05, 2019 → Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Lecture series with Murray Dahm (from Opera Bites) Join Murray Dahm for a series of informative and enjoyable lectures exploring the glory of Giuseppe Verdi’s most famous operas. Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) is one of the world’s greatest and most revered opera composers. Several of his operas (Nabucco, La T...

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Inside Italian Design: Beyond the Glossy Cover Image
Inside Italian Design: Beyond the Glossy Cover ImageThursday, March 07, 2019

3rd Italian Design Day - Sydney Design Festival On the occasion of the 3rd Italian Design Day and of the Sydney Design Festival 2019, the Italian Cultural Institute in Sydney has invited Arturo Tedeschi, architect and computational designer based in Milan, to take part in a symposium dedicated to the theme of the 2019...

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Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana: “Argento Tour”
Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana: “Argento Tour”Wednesday, April 17, 2019

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura is pleased to host a lecture-concert with a historical group of the Italian world music scene, Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana, who in April-May 2019 will visit Australia on a tour called Argento (Silver) that aims at celebrating the group’s 25th anniversary. With the scent of the Medit...

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Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana @ Django Bar
Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana @ Django BarThursday, April 18, 2019

Italian world music group Riccardo Tesi & Banditaliana presents a concert at Django Bar in Marrickville within its Australian tour Argento (Silver), which aims at celebrating the group’s 25th anniversary. With the scent of the Mediterranean Sea, always a source of inspiration for their music, during their Au...

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