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Last Days of the Dying Gaul at the National Gallery of Art

Last Days of the Dying Gaul at the National Gallery of Art

| March 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hundreds of visitors at the National Gallery got their last peek at the Dying Gaul this weekend. Created in the first or second century AD, the Dying Gaul is one of the most renowned works from antiquity. This exhibition marked the first time it has left Italy since 1797, when Napoleonic forces took the sculpture to Paris, […]

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Italian Abstract Artist Bice Lazzari At National Museum of Women in the Arts

Italian Abstract Artist Bice Lazzari At National Museum of Women in the Arts

| May 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA), in collaboration with the Embassy of Italy, presents Bice Lazzari: Signature Line, on view May 10 through Sept. 22, 2013. The exhibition features 25 paintings and drawings by Lazzari (1900–81), one of Italy’s most revered modern artists. Discouraged from studying the figure in art school in […]

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National Italian Flag Throwing Team Performs in Washington

National Italian Flag Throwing Team Performs in Washington

| May 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The National Italian Flag Throwing Team (Nazionale Italiana Sbandieratori) was in Washington this Mother’s Day Weekend where they performed at the Italian Embassy on Saturday and at the Casa Italiana Cultural Center on Sunday.

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Trio Addendum Shines in Washington D.C. Casa Italiana Cultural Center

Trio Addendum Shines in Washington D.C. Casa Italiana Cultural Center

| April 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of the Year of Italian Culture in the United States, the  musical group Trio Addendum, performed on April 7, 2013, a concert at Casa Italiana in Washington, D.C.  The group composed of Luca Marziali (violin), Alessandro Culiani (cello), and Paolo Zannini (piano), performed pieces from Nino Rota, Ennio Morricone, Gioacchino Rossini, and […]

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Next Stop Italy – A Journey into Italian Contemporary Photography

Next Stop Italy – A Journey into Italian Contemporary Photography

| March 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

At the Phillips Collections -March 9 – April 28, 2013 – The exhibition features 12 works—ranging from landscapes to surrealist figures—by established and emerging Italian photographers, including Andrea Galvani, Franco Vaccari, and Paolo Ventura.

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The Italian Event

The Italian Event

| February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Italian Event: Loehmann’s bets on Italian Designers (discounted) “It’s our largest celebration of all things Italian.  Signature fashion & more . . . UP TO 70% OFF”   “real designers. really discounted”   #

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Tony Lo Bianco to Bring Fiorello LaGuardia to Italian Embassy

Tony Lo Bianco to Bring Fiorello LaGuardia to Italian Embassy

| January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

Veteran actor Tony Lo Bianco will bring his celebrated one-man show about New York City Mayor Fiorello H. LaGuardia, The Little Flower, to the Italian Embassy in Washington, D.C. on Friday, February 22, 2013, at 6:30 pm. The event is a special fundraiser to support Italian language education. Organized by the National Council for the […]

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