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Living Italian Style  #Vivereallitaliana An innovative strategy for the integrated promotion of Italy abroad by the Foreign Ministry
Living Italian Style #Vivereallitaliana An innovative strategy for the integrated promotion of Italy abroad by the Foreign MinistrySunday, January 01, 2017 → Sunday, December 31, 2017

"Living Italian Style" is an innovative strategy for the integrated promotion of Italy abroad by the Foreign Ministry. The promotion of Italian culture in the world is a strategic component of the foreign policy of a committed country, which is ours, to encourage dialogue, innovation and social and economic growth. And...

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The Arturo Toscanini (1867 - 1957) competition is back
The Arturo Toscanini (1867 - 1957) competition is backWednesday, January 25, 2017 → Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The Tenth “Arturo Toscanini” International Orchestral Conducting Competition, dedicated to the great conductor who was born in Parma in 1867 and died in New York in 1957, will be held in 2017, the year in which two very important Toscanini events will also be celebrated (the 150th anniversary of his birth and ...

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Quiet ensemble (Fabio Di Salvo e Bernardo Vercelli) - The Enlightenmen
Quiet ensemble (Fabio Di Salvo e Bernardo Vercelli) - The EnlightenmenSaturday, February 18, 2017 → Sunday, February 26, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montréal is pleased to be associated with Les Productions Recto-Verso for the presentation of The Enlightenment, an electricity concert under the direction of the Quiet ensemble (Fabio Di Salvo and Bernardo Vercelli). February 18th, 9:00pm/February 19th, 4:00pmStudio d’Es...

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Heinz Waibl. The Creative Journey
Heinz Waibl. The Creative JourneyWednesday, February 22, 2017 → Sunday, April 09, 2017

The Centre de design de l'UQAM, in collaboration with the Cultural Center of Chiasso and the Italian Cultural Institute of Montréal, on the occasion of the Italian design Day design in the world (March 2 2017), present the inauguration of the exhibition: HEINZ WAIBL. THE CREATIVE JOURNEY Wednesday February 22 at 6pm...

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Italian Design Day in the world. On the way of creativity. Round trip between Italy and Montreal
Italian Design Day in the world. On the way of creativity. Round trip between Italy and MontrealThursday, March 02, 2017

Italy, with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, launched on March 2nd, 2017 the celebration of the “Italian Design Day”. On the same day lectures and discussions, in 100 cities around the world 100 events are organized simultaneously where the most well known Italian designers will il...

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Italian Design Day  #ItalianDesignDay
Italian Design Day #ItalianDesignDay Thursday, March 02, 2017

Presented by the Consulate General of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute, in collaboration with INTÉRIEURS magazine. The event was realized in collaboration with the Canadian Embassy in Rome and the Centre de design de l’UQAM.

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«The travelling Genius», Roberto Zorfini - “35mm”
«The travelling Genius», Roberto Zorfini - “35mm”Friday, March 03, 2017

The series of encounters entitled "The travelling Genius : Italians Art, humanities, science ... in the world", is a space for discussion and cultural dialogue that the Italian Cultural Institute has developed especially for young Italians in world. Italians who, beyond any orientation, are the bearers of knowledge accumulated...

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“La Piazza - Literary”, a public meeting place conceived by the Italian Cultural Institute and the Union des écrivaines et des écrivains Québécois - Rome seen beneath the gaze of a composer of yesterday and a writer of today.
“La Piazza - Literary”, a public meeting place conceived by the Italian Cultural Institute and the Union des écrivaines et des écrivains Québécois - Rome seen beneath the gaze of a composer of yesterday and a writer of today.Monday, March 13, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute and the Union des écrivaines et des écrivains québécois, as part of a series of meetings “La Piazza - Literary”, are pleased to invite you to the conference "Respighi, the voice of Rome", hosted by Norberto Cordisco Respighi, pianist and musicologist ...

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Italian Violin: from Vivaldi to Paganini
Italian Violin: from Vivaldi to PaganiniTuesday, March 14, 2017

In the framework of theITALIAN FESTIVAL, the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, presents: Italian Violin: from Vivaldi to Paganini. Concert in two parts. Four of the OSM’s violinists divide up Vivaldi’s Seasons in this first ...

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Respighi et la Trilogie Romaine lecture by Norberto Cordisco Respighi.
"Respighi et la Trilogie Romaine" lecture by Norberto Cordisco Respighi.Tuesday, March 14, 2017

In the framework of the ITALIAN FESTIVAL, the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, presents: "Respighi et la Trilogie Romaine" lecture by Norberto Cordisco Respighi. Tuesday March 14 – 6:30pmSalon d’honneur - Maison symphonique de Mon...

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Verdi & the great operatic choruses
Verdi & the great operatic chorusesWednesday, March 15, 2017

In the framework of the ITALIAN FESTIVAL, the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal,presents: VERDI & THE GREAT OPERATIC CHORUSES. The cradle of opera, Italy has given birth to many great vocal works, and in this concert’s part one, reli...

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«The travelling Genius», Alessandro Rippa - “On the Silk Road: Xinjiang as a plurality of cultures and populations ”
«The travelling Genius», Alessandro Rippa - “On the Silk Road: Xinjiang as a plurality of cultures and populations ”Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The series of encounters entitled "The travelling Genius : Italians Art, humanities, science ... in the world", is a space for discussion and cultural dialogue that the Italian Cultural Institute has developed especially for young Italians in world. Italians who, beyond any orientation, are the bearers of knowledge accumulated...

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The pines of Rome & famous italian film soundtracks
The pines of Rome & famous italian film soundtracksThursday, March 16, 2017

In the framework of the ITALIAN FESTIVAL, the Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal, thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, presents: THE PINES OF ROME & FAMOUS ITALIAN FILM SOUNDTRACKS. What do the movies The Godfather, La Dolce Vita and Once Upon a Time in the West have in common? Their s...

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Zomia 2.0: Casino towns and the ‘China effect’ in Myanmar and Laos. Conference by Alessandro Rippa - Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)
Zomia 2.0: Casino towns and the ‘China effect’ in Myanmar and Laos. Conference by Alessandro Rippa - Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU)Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Université du Québec à Montréal - Département de sciences des religions, the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal and the Centre d’études et de recherche sur l’Inde, l’Asie du Sud et sa diaspora (CERIAS) present the conference : Zomia 2.0: Casino towns a...

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Medici, shadow and light, bankers and merchants
Medici, shadow and light, bankers and merchantsTuesday, April 25, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute is honored to contribute to the event: MEDICI, SHADOW AND LIGHT, BANKERS AND MERCHANTS. A conference held by Lyse Roy, research doctorate and professor of the History Department, UQAM University. TUESDAY APRIL 25, 2017, 7pmÉdifice du Pensionnat Saint-Nom-De-MarieSalle Marie...

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