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Festival “Unexpected Italy: a celebration of Italian culture” con il Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Festival “Unexpected Italy: a celebration of Italian culture” con il Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

| May 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

Il Festival “Unexpected Italy: a celebration of Italian culture” organizzato dal Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata d’Italia e l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura, corona l’ampio programma culturale italiano nella capitale USA. Il Festival, che avrà luogo dal 3 maggio al 1 giugno, è stato presentato dall’Ambasciatore d’Italia, Armando Varricchio, dalla Presidente […]

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Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani Honorary Chairman of 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala

Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani Honorary Chairman of 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala

| April 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Admiral Edmund P. Giambastiani, United States Navy (Ret.), will be the Honorary Chairman of the Sons of Italy’s Foundation 31st National Education & Leadership Awards Gala.   Admiral Giambastiani is a retired United States Navy admiral who served for 37 years and was the seventh Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 2005 to 2007. Born […]

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Italian Cultural Society to Host Annual Gala on May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. 

Italian Cultural Society to Host Annual Gala on May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. 

| April 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

The annual Gala of the Italian Cultural Society of Washington DC., that will take place on Thursday, May 23rd 2019, at the Embassy of Italy. This annual event is a celebration of the excellence of Italian culture, in its many facets.  It celebrate the career of Italians who succeeded in the US, the winners of our […]

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Italians in DC to Raise Funds for Darfur Women Action Group

Italians in DC to Raise Funds for Darfur Women Action Group

| April 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Darfur Women Action Group (DWAG) and notable DC based organization Italians in DC (IDC) will be hosting Stars for Darfur to raise funds to support DWAG’s work for genocide victims in Sudan. All proceeds will be used to help relieve the humanitarian crisis. Stars for Darfur will feature a number of outstanding artists and musicians, […]

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Watching Tintoretto at the National Gallery of Art

Watching Tintoretto at the National Gallery of Art

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

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Celebrating Tintoretto’s 500th Anniversary at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC

Celebrating Tintoretto’s 500th Anniversary at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

Jacopo Tintoretto (c. 1519–1594) was a formidable competitor during his lifetime to the Venetian painters Titian and Veronese, yet he slipped into secondary status in the ensuing centuries. Now, coinciding with the 500th anniversary of his birth, a landmark exhibition on view from March 24 through July 7, 2019, at the National Gallery of Art, […]

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NIAF Museum on Italian Immigration is Open!

NIAF Museum on Italian Immigration is Open!

| March 1, 2019 | 0 Comments

The NIAF Immigration Museum recounts the hardships that Italian immigrants faced from enduring the journey across the Atlantic by ship and living in the United States, to their successes in the fields of music, entertainment, government, business, and the extraordinary achievements of Italian American women. Open to the public Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., […]

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