Istituto Di Cultura - Melbourne

Morestalgia A performative lecture by Riccardo Benassi of Morestalgia, one of the winning projects of the 5th edition of Italian Council (2019), a competition conceived to promote Italian contemporary art in the world. Join us on Thursday 5th December at the IIC Melbourne from 6.30pm. Don't miss out!


Giulio Biddau - Piano Recital
Giulio Biddau - Piano RecitalTuesday, December 10, 2019

Don't miss this wonderful opportunity to hear talented and world acclaimed pianist, Giulio Biddau, perform a programme of Scarlatti, Brahms and Ravel at the Italian Cultural Institute on Friday 10 December at 6.30pm. For a taste of his talent and style, click here: Giulio Biddau performing Chopin Programme Domenico...

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Christmas Party at the IIC - Save the date
Christmas Party at the IIC - Save the dateThursday, December 12, 2019

It’s time for our Annual Christmas Party at the Italian Cultural Institute. On December 12 we are celebrating an exciting year of film watching, language learning, wine tasting, book reading, Italian speaking, coffee sipping and culture loving. None of this would have been possible without the support and affec...

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Lights and Shadows - A flute concerto
Lights and Shadows - A flute concertoThursday, January 23, 2020

The program presented by Italian flute-player Alessandra Rombolà at the IIC Melbourne is a tribute to the music for solo flute composed by some of the most representative Italian composers of today. Scelsi, Berio, Sciarrino, Cattaneo, Terranova, plus the wonderful Bioluminescence by Australian composer Liza...

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The popular IIC bookclub is back for 2020!
The popular IIC bookclub is back for 2020!Wednesday, February 26, 2020

  If you love reading and you love Italy then this is the bookclub for you. With a glass of wine in hand, we chat about the book of the month, which can be read in Italian or in English. The theme for 2020 will be Italian extremes, exemplified in the contrast between Mountain (Montagna) and Seaside (Mare), t...

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Here are the dates for the Afternoon session of the 2020 Bookclub
Here are the dates for the Afternoon session of the 2020 BookclubThursday, February 27, 2020 → Thursday, October 29, 2020

Italian Cultural Institute Book Club for 2020 - AFTERNOON SESSION! Each year American, Australian and British publishers choose just a handful of Italian novels for translation. The majority of those novels are written by men. This Book club aims to offer space and time to readers so that they can discover some of Italy's...

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