Istituto Di Cultura - Montreal

News and Press Releases

The Foreign Ministry for Venice
The Foreign Ministry for VeniceMonday, October 09, 2017 → Tuesday, December 31, 2019

The Foreign Ministry has decided to sponsor initiatives to support the population and the artistic and cultural heritage of the city of Venice, by endorsing to the fund raiser promoted by the Mayor, Luigi Brugnaro Through the network of Embassies, Consulates and Italian Cultural Institutes, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs...

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Italy-Québec, cooperation goes to “Science Advances”
Italy-Québec, cooperation goes to “Science Advances”Wednesday, October 11, 2017 → Tuesday, December 31, 2019

As part of the executive Program of cultural cooperation, science and technology between Italy and Quebec for the 2017-2019 period, an innovative research in the field of technologies applied to the protection of cultural heritage, led by Professor Patrizio Antici, Italian scholar under all 'Institut National de la Recherche...

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Recanati celebrates the bicentenary of The Infinite by Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837)
Recanati celebrates the bicentenary of "The Infinite" by Giacomo Leopardi (1798-1837)Thursday, October 12, 2017 → Tuesday, December 31, 2019

2019 will be a special year for the city of Recanati, in the province of Macerata. In fact, the bicentenary of the writing of "The Infinite" by Giacomo Leopardi will be celebrated. For a year, thanks to the Infinito Leopardi project, there will be plenty of shows, exhibitions, conferences and publications focused on "Leopardian...

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New rules for acquiring Italian citizenship
New rules for acquiring Italian citizenshipSaturday, October 14, 2017 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

From December 4th 2018, the possession of an adequate knowledge of the Italian language, not lower than level B1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), is an essential condition for the recognition of citizenship pursuant to art. 5 and 9 of the law n. 91 of February 5th 1992. The verification...

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ItaliAmo, the new Farnesina app is now online for learning Italian!
"ItaliAmo", the new Farnesina app is now online for learning Italian!Sunday, October 15, 2017 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and developed in collaboration with the European Institute of Design, "ItaliAmo" is an innovative course to learn the basics of the Italian language and discover the beauty of Italy and Made in Italy through a trip with an exceptional duo: Leo (Leonardo...

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Portal to the Italian song.
Portal to the Italian song.Wednesday, February 21, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

The MiBACT and the Central Institute Sound and Audiovisual Heritage (former Discoteca di Stato), in collaboration with the SIAE and with the support of the major suppliers of digital music services (Spotify, TimMusic etc) have recently launched Italian song portal, a platform for online audience of over a century of Italian...

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General Data Protection Regulation - Information on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data
General Data Protection Regulation - Information on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal dataMonday, April 09, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montréal is pleased to inform you that the provisions applied by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on data protection and privacy have been updated in accordance with the General Regulation on Data Protection (EU 2016/679). In this regard, please read the fol...

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Accademia della Crusca: L'italiano sul palcoscenico
Accademia della Crusca: "L'italiano sul palcoscenico"Tuesday, April 10, 2018 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

As every year, the Accademia della Crusca in collaboration with the publishing house goWare has produced a book edited by Nicola De Blasi e Pietro Trifone dedicated to the theme of the Settimana della Lingua Italiana. Here the link to download for free the book in PDF: https://iicmontreal.esteri.it/iic_montreal/resource/doc/2019/10/crusca_italiano_palc...

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First season of Italy tout court!
First season of "Italy tout court"!Friday, August 09, 2019 → Saturday, June 06, 2020

Thanks to the support of the Italian Cultural Institute, Le Petit Septième  is pleased to announce the first season of "Italy tout court!", a short film broadcast event. On the occasion of the Montreal's Italian Week Festival, in August, five films will be screened on site, including the trilogy on the topic of i...

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Il Vittoriale degli Italiani - International summer school
Il Vittoriale degli Italiani - International summer schoolSaturday, August 10, 2019 → Friday, June 12, 2020

From June 8th to June 12th 2020, the international summer school, supported by the Foundation «Il Vittoriale degli Italiani», offers lectures, conferences, seminars and debates on the theme "Literature and literary civilization of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries between Italy and Europe". Classes are held in Itali...

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Giornate del Contemporaneo - Italian Contemporary Art: Toilet Paper Magazine: the disruptive image of Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari
Giornate del Contemporaneo - Italian Contemporary Art: "Toilet Paper Magazine: the disruptive image of Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari"Tuesday, October 01, 2019 → Tuesday, December 31, 2019

On the occasion of the second edition of the "Giornate del Contemporaneo - Italian Contemporary Art" (7-12 October 2019), the Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal, Chromatic and the Galerie Blanc are pleased to present the exhibition "Toilet Paper Magazine: the disruptive image of Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari"....

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“Vie di terre: Mongoli e missionari francescani nell’Oriente dei secoli XIII-XIV”, conference by Francesco D’Arelli, Italian Cultural Institute Montreal
“Vie di terre: Mongoli e missionari francescani nell’Oriente dei secoli XIII-XIV”, conference by Francesco D’Arelli, Italian Cultural Institute MontrealTuesday, December 10, 2019

The Italian Cultural Institute and the Centre d'études médiévales de l'Université de Montréal, as part of the conference program (17 September 2019-10 December 2019) on the theme "Francesco e al-Malik, 800 anni dopo. L’incontro tra Francesco d’Assisi e il sultano al-Malik al...

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“Passioni”, Workshop 2020 for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing arts
“Passioni”, Workshop 2020 for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing artsMonday, May 25, 2020 → Friday, June 19, 2020

The Italian Cultural Institute of Montreal and the Scuola Internazionale di Teatro Italiano “Giovanni Grasso” are proud to present “Passioni”, summer 2020 Workshop for professional development in the field of Italian language, Opera, and the performing arts. The school and the workshops will be hoste...

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