Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco
814 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, California 94133 - USA
Tel.: 1 415 788 7142 | Fax: 1 415 788 6389
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Thursday, January 30, 2014 - Friday, March 28, 2014
Memories and Light
15 of Lisa Borgiani’s photopainting works (Memory) and a video (Light) all taken at the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin.The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, designed by architect Peter Eisenman, is photographed and interpreted through a present-day >>>
Wednesday, March 05, 2014 - Wednesday, March 26, 2014
To celebrate the Oscar nomination of Paolo Sorrentino’s The Great Beauty (La grande bellezza) and the director’s ongoing partnership with actor Toni Servillo, we are screening three of their other collaborative efforts during the month of March.
Friday, March 07, 2014 - Sunday, April 20, 2014
Accidental death of an anarchist
Save 20-50% on Accidental Death of an Anarchist by Dario Fo at Berkeley Rep.
A bank gets bombed, a suspect dies in custody and the police inquiry turns into…a masterpiece of comedy! Berkeley
Rep hauls you down to the station for a hilarious interrogation >>>
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - Friday, April 04, 2014
From Cumae to Pompeii: A Voyage Through Time
This exhibition encompasses part of Ferdinando Ambrosino’s artistic production between 2007 and 2013.
The artwork is inspired by the archaeological sites of Campania: Pompeii, Herculaneum, the Phlegraean Fields, but also Stabiae and the Amalfi coast >>>
Monday, March 17, 2014
18 Ius Soli
Currently, the main path to Italian citizenship is through ius sanguinis (the 'right of blood'), meaning filiation, whereby children with one or both Italian parents are automatically Italian citizens. Birth in Italy to foreign parents confers no privileges >>>