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Norma Jeane: Scene with ShyBot
Norma Jeane: Scene with ShyBotMonday, February 27, 2017 → Saturday, March 04, 2017

Imagine a shy robot. The Italian artist Norma Jeane worked with a team of engineers to design a robot that they subsequently liberated in Palm Desert. This robot has no function in the traditional sense. It does not serve us; it probably will not enslave us (perhaps only our imagination). Instead, this robot is programmed...

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L’Italia di San Remo: cosa c'e' dietro il Festival
L’Italia di San Remo: cosa c'e' dietro il FestivalTuesday, February 28, 2017

An evening about Italian Music with Rolando Giambelli photographer, musician, and judge at the 2016 San Remo Festival, who will talk about the history of the Festival and enlighten the audience with a few behind-the-scenes “secrets” and some musical pieces! Journalist, photographer and, from a very young age, a ...

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Italian Design Day: a conversation with Giulio Iacchetti
Italian Design Day: a conversation with Giulio IacchettiThursday, March 02, 2017

On the occasion of the Italian Design Day in 100 locations around the world, 100 “ambassadors” of Italian culture (designers, entrepreneurs, journalists, critics, communicators, teachers...) will illustrate how Design in Italy permeates the fields of culture, art and philosophy to such an extent that it con...

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INSULAE - The Everyday Landscapes of Venice
INSULAE - The Everyday Landscapes of VeniceFriday, March 03, 2017 → Friday, April 07, 2017

An exhibition by Italian photographer Claudia Corrent, on view March 3-April 7, 2017. Insulae – meaning “Islands” – is a photographic project by Claudia Corrent about the city of Venice and its territory, which investigates the relationship between place and identity. In pursuit of a fresh perspecti...

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Globalization and Immigration. A talk with Federico Rampini.
Globalization and Immigration. A talk with Federico Rampini.Thursday, March 09, 2017

The Business Association Italy America (BAIA) with the support of the Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco and the Italian Cultural Institute, invites you to meet Federico Rampini, US Bureau Chief of La Repubblica, presenting his latest book: "Il tradimento. Globalizzazione e immigrazione, le menzogne delle é...

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E Penso a Te  Fundraising Live Music Show for the post-earthquake reconstruction efforts in Amatrice, Italy.
"E Penso a Te" Fundraising Live Music Show for the post-earthquake reconstruction efforts in Amatrice, Italy.Thursday, March 16, 2017

With the support of the Consulate General of Italy and the Italian Cultural Institute, Maria Signorile invites you to an evening of Neapolitan songs. "With music you're never alone. Music never lets you down! For this reason, I am sure that this time music will be the right medium for bringing our embrace to those people...

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