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NOW HERE IS NOWHERE  Six Artists from the American Academy in Rome
NOW HERE IS NOWHERE Six Artists from the American Academy in RomeTuesday, November 07, 2017 → Tuesday, December 05, 2017

PLEASE NOTE: FRIDAY,  NOVEMBER 24 THE EXHIBIT WILL CLOSE AT 3PM     The exhibition is organized in collaboration with the American Academy in Rome, and curated by Christian Caliandro. It is a creative dialogue between American and Italian artists, rising from the understanding that parallel ideas are p...

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MONTEVERDI - Concert
MONTEVERDI - ConcertWednesday, November 29, 2017

This year marks the 450th anniversary of Claudio Monteverdi's birth (1567–1643) who is considered one of the most important composers of the early Baroque period of both secular and sacred music, and the pioneer in the development of opera. His music characterizes the end of the Renaissance style and the begi...

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Reshaping the Past - Cristoforo Colombo
Reshaping the Past - Cristoforo Colombo Thursday, November 30, 2017

This is the first of two talks -the second will take place in December and will be dedicated to "Memory, Monuments and Community"- on the political use of history. The animated discussion that in recent times has taken place about both the figure of Colombo and the presence of monuments dedicated to the representatives...

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ITALIAN PLAYWRIGHTS PROJECT
ITALIAN PLAYWRIGHTS PROJECTMonday, December 04, 2017

After the success of the first edition of the Italian Playwrights Project (IPP, 2015/16) and a special evening dedicated to the work of Stefano Massini last year, once again Valeria Orani, Director of Umanism NY, with Frank Hentschker, Director of the Segal Center (Graduate Center – CUNY) will collaborate to presen...

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Monteverdi at 450: Experiments in Sound, Image, and Movement
Monteverdi at 450: Experiments in Sound, Image, and MovementWednesday, December 06, 2017 → Thursday, December 07, 2017

With a concert, two discussions, and an exhibition of materials related to Luciano Berio's “revisitation” of Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea, a collection now held at the Paul Sacher Foundation (Basel), these two days of events explore Monteverdi’s impact on the music and ideas of the 20th...

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Book Presentation:My Antonioni
Book Presentation:"My Antonioni"Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Please join Istituto Luce Cinecittà and the Italian Cultural Institute for the presentation of the book 'My Antonioni' edited by Carlo Di Carlo. A selection of writings by Michelangelo Antonioni on cinema and on his works   Introduction by David Forgacs and Antonio Monda David Forgacs, Professor of Contempora...

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Michelangelo Antonioni Retrospective
Michelangelo Antonioni RetrospectiveThursday, December 07, 2017 → Sunday, January 07, 2018

The Museum of Modern Art organizes a retrospective of the late Italian world-famous director. Antonioni (1912–2007), whose fascination with mediated reality only deepened over time, was a restless experimenter with composition, camera movement, cutting, and storytelling. Presented with Luce Cinecittà, Rome, and...

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Memory, Monuments and Community
Memory, Monuments and CommunityFriday, December 08, 2017

The second of Reshaping the Past talks: "Memory, Monuments and Community" on the political use of history is a round table on the animated discussion that in recent times has taken place about the presence of monuments that represent a controversial heritage from the past, lke the ones dedicated to C. Columbus, or those...

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THE FALL OF THE REBEL ANGELS BY ANDREA COMMODI
THE FALL OF THE REBEL ANGELS BY ANDREA COMMODITuesday, December 12, 2017 → Thursday, January 11, 2018

An Obsession with Michelangelo, The Fall of the Rebel Angels by Andrea Commodi exibition presents Commodi’s Study for The Fall of the Rebel Angels, an exceptional loan from Palazzo Pitti in Florence, together with a number of drawings from the Uffizi’s Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe. This striking and fascinating work in...

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Musica Reservata - Mannerism in Music
Musica Reservata - Mannerism in MusicThursday, December 14, 2017

I Bassifondi Mirko Arnone: Liuto, Colascione Gabriele Miracle: Percussions, Colascione Simone Vallerotonda – Liuto, director   Like dwarfs on the shoulders of giants, the artists of this short and unique historical period called Mannerism were facing the enormous legacy of three great masters: Leonardo, R...

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