Istituto Di Cultura - Hong Kong

Events

Audiobook From the Dark Wood to Paradise. A journey through Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy in thirty-three languages
Audiobook "From the Dark Wood to Paradise. A journey through Dante Alighieri's Divine Comedy in thirty-three languages"Friday, January 01, 2021 → Friday, December 31, 2021

An audiobook, produced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on the occasion of Dante's centenary celebrations, presents select passages from the poem in thirty-three different languages. Seven hundred years after Dante's death, the audiobook Dalla selva oscura al Paradiso (From the Dark Wood...

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FREE Acting Course for Adults - FREE COURSE
FREE Acting Course for Adults - FREE COURSEWednesday, September 29, 2021 → Wednesday, December 15, 2021

The course is fully booked. *** The Italian Cultural Institute and Aurora Theatre present: Acting classes for adultsFree course in English and Italian(No previous knowledge of Italian required, although useful) Coached by Nicole Garbellini   Please use the following Google Form to register: click here Registrat...

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Tenor Trilogy | The Centenary - FREE ONLINE EVENT
Tenor Trilogy | The Centenary - FREE ONLINE EVENTSaturday, October 16, 2021 → Saturday, October 30, 2021

In 2021, the Centenary of an authentic Tenor Trilogy falls. We remember the death of Enrico Caruso, the king of tenors, the birth of Franco Corelli the tenor who gave voice to the heroes of the opera and the birth of Giuseppe Di Stefano who gave sensuality to the singing line. Three unique and unrepeatable characters...

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Hong Kong Salento International Film Festival 2021 - 9th Edition - PAID EVENTWednesday, October 20, 2021 → Sunday, October 24, 2021

INFO & TICKETS: https://tinyurl.com/rhbsmfmn *** The Hong Kong Salento International Film Festival (HKSIFF) 2021, in its 9th edition, from 20 through 24 October, will bring to Hong Kong audiences a selection of the best of the Salento International Film Festival (SIFF) 2021. An eclectic list of independent films from all over the world will be screened in...

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Online conferences on Dante Alighieri together with a Renaissance music concert - FREE ONLINE EVENT
Online conferences on Dante Alighieri together with a Renaissance music concert - FREE ONLINE EVENTSaturday, October 23, 2021 → Saturday, November 20, 2021

MORE DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED SOON. *** On the occasion of the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri (Florence, 1265- Ravenna, 1321), the best-known Italian author in the world, the Italian Cultural Institute - Hong Kong asked to some leading academics to talk about the importance that the poet had in the...

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Venetian Murano Glass Exhibition - FREE EVENT
Venetian Murano Glass Exhibition - FREE EVENTThursday, October 28, 2021 → Saturday, November 27, 2021

The history of Venetian glass as an unrivalled leader in the art of glass dates back to the Renaissance in the 15th century with the invention of clear glass. Since then, a long history of innovation followed, with techniques such as aventurine, filigrana and murrine still being practiced by Murano glass masters today. This...

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F. Borri & G. Carofiglio - Telling the World: A Journalist and a Writer discuss their different approaches to Reality - PAID EVENT
F. Borri & G. Carofiglio - Telling the World: A Journalist and a Writer discuss their different approaches to Reality - PAID EVENTSunday, November 07, 2021

For registrations and payments, kindly contact info@italianlibraryhk.com. The event will be subject to a fee. All proceeds will be donated to La Biblioteca Italian Library in Hong Kong to support its activities. *** A series of meetings with journalists, writers, artists and experts from various disciplines, planned...

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'Synthing the 80's  - The music that made us' Concert - FREE CONCERT
'Synthing the 80's - The music that made us' Concert - FREE CONCERTThursday, November 11, 2021

Free ticket registration (first come, first served basis): https://tinyurl.com/5yzexkmp *** After the great success of the concert Synthing the 80's- Rewind and Press Play, the musical celebration of Italian '80s music goes...international! Conducted by Italian composer Marco Iannelli, the all-star band featuring the...

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Hong Kong International Literary Festival - Italian Noir: Crime Fiction from Gianrico Carofiglio - PAID EVENT
Hong Kong International Literary Festival - Italian Noir: Crime Fiction from Gianrico Carofiglio - PAID EVENTSaturday, November 13, 2021

Info and registration: https://tinyurl.com/tkr52bkh *** We are pleased to have invited the best-selling author Gianrico Carofiglio, who turned to fiction after many years as a senator, a prosecutor, and an advisor of the anti-Mafia committee in the Italian parliament. Compared to Philip Marlowe and John Grisham, Carofi...

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Hong Kong International Literary Festival - Francesca Borri: Live from Afghanistan - FREE EVENT
Hong Kong International Literary Festival - Francesca Borri: Live from Afghanistan - FREE EVENTSunday, November 14, 2021

Info and registration: https://tinyurl.com/hfbrpu7p *** Francesca Borri is a war reporter based in the Middle East. She has covered the battle for Aleppo in Syria, the rise of Islamic State, jihadists in the Maldives, the leadership of Hamas, and breaking news from Iraq, Syria, Egypt, and elsewhere. She is the author...

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Silvano Agosti - Retrospective - FREE EVENT
Silvano Agosti - Retrospective - FREE EVENTMonday, November 15, 2021 → Thursday, December 02, 2021

MORE DETAILS (INFO & TICKETING) WILL BE PROVIDED SOON. *** The first retrospective of Italian film director Silvano Agosti in Hong Kong features six films across four weeks, with a director Q&A session and masterclass. Agosti's own book "Letters From Kirghisia", will be presented for the first time in Asia, wi...

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Italy – Museum of Elsewhere - FREE ONLINE EVENT
Italy – Museum of Elsewhere - FREE ONLINE EVENTTuesday, November 16, 2021

MORE DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED SOON. *** Conceived and directed by Francesca Foscarini and Cosimo Lopalco, Italy - Museum of Elsewhere is a contemporary dance, performance and installation art project on the themes of the contemporary museum and the relationship between architectural space and the body. The artists, through...

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Mussolini's Mistresses - PAID EVENT
Mussolini's Mistresses - PAID EVENTWednesday, November 24, 2021 → Monday, December 27, 2021

INFO & TICKETING - please contact Mrs. Dipti Shah-ho at diptiih333@gmail.com November 24 and 25, 8pm - entrance fee: HKD 250 November 26 and 27, 8pm - entrance fee: HKD 280 *** Mussolini's Mistress focuses on the Duce's relationships with the four women who were most influential to him personally and politically. Mar...

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Italian films - Special selection - PAID EVENT
Italian films - Special selection - PAID EVENTThursday, December 02, 2021 → Sunday, December 05, 2021

MORE DETAILS (INFO & TICKETING) WILL BE PROVIDED SOON. *** A screening of two prominent Italian films and two special opera video productions made in Hong Kong, including Cannes Festival competition film this year, Tre Piani (Three Floors) directed by Nanni Moretti, starring Margherita Buy, Alba Rohrwacher, and ...

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FUSION Cultural Exchange Project Seravezza - Hong Kong - FREE EVENT
FUSION Cultural Exchange Project Seravezza - Hong Kong - FREE EVENTWednesday, December 08, 2021 → Monday, December 27, 2021

MORE DETAILS WILL BE PROVIDED SOON. *** Designed specifically for Seravezza and Hong Kong, FUSION is a cultural project that aims to create a dialogue between different realities and artistic experiences. Through a call for participation, artists working in Tuscany, a beautiful region in Italy; and Hong Kong, a southern...

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