Istituto Di Cultura - Melbourne

Events

A Window on Italy: THE CORSINI COLLECTION Masterpieces from Florence
A Window on Italy: THE CORSINI COLLECTION Masterpieces from FlorenceSaturday, February 24, 2018 → Monday, June 18, 2018

The Corsini Collection is a unique exhibition for the first in Australia drawn from one of the last privately owned Italian princely collections in Florence. The Corsini princes were among the most important and influential families in central Italy from the Middle-Ages to the 17th century. Florence, often called the cradle...

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Italian Cine-scapes: Urban Space and Architecture Portrayed in 10 Movies
Italian Cine-scapes: Urban Space and Architecture Portrayed in 10 MoviesSunday, April 15, 2018 → Sunday, December 02, 2018

Palace Cinemas and the Istituto Italiano di Cultura Melbourne are excited to present a selection of 10 classic and contemporary Italian movies that will take you on a cine-scape journey through a bygone and nowadays Italy. An aperitivo and film introduction will precede the screening on a Sunday evening at Palace Cinema...

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Hidden Treasures: Stunning Pieces of Art Outside the Grand Tour of Italy.
Hidden Treasures: Stunning Pieces of Art Outside the Grand Tour of Italy. Tuesday, April 17, 2018 → Tuesday, May 22, 2018

A series of 5 lectures conducted in English by Italian artist, art teacher and researcher Angela Viora who presents the artistic peculiarities of Torino (Piemonte), Sanremo (Liguria), Ravenna (Emilia-Romagna), Orvieto (Umbria), and Ragusa province (Sicilia). Cost: $30 single lecture; $ 130 the entire series 10% discount...

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False Alphabet - The Ensemble I Bassifondi in concert
False Alphabet - The Ensemble "I Bassifondi" in concertTuesday, May 08, 2018

False Alphabet - When Letters Hide Something. The Ensemble I Bassifondi, founded and hand-picked by Simone Vallerotonda, aims at rediscovering and offering the audience, in chamber format, the 17th-18th century repertoire for a consort of lutes and sundry instruments.  They will be featured during the Ca...

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Transforming Baroque
Transforming BaroqueThursday, May 31, 2018

Presenting Davide Monti (Italy, Baroque Violin) and Alexander Nettelbeck (Australia, Piano) performing together in a world premiere here in Melbourne at the Italian Institute of Culture. A musical tapestry unfolds inspired by ancient and modern music from around the globe in a celebration of culture and shared history! Drawing...

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Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company will perform Rudolf Nureyev’s Don Quixote and Giselle.
Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company will perform Rudolf Nureyev’s Don Quixote and Giselle. Wednesday, November 07, 2018 → Sunday, November 18, 2018

Italy’s illustrious Teatro alla Scala Ballet Company would come to Australia to perform only in Brisbane for the company’s first ever Australian visit in its 240-year history as part of the 2018 Queensland Performing Art Centre (QPAC) International Series from 7 to 18 November. The 2018 event will feature an e...

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