The Italian Academy of Columbia University

A center for advanced research in history, science, culture, and society; founded in 1991 by Columbia University together with the Republic of Italy.

FEATURED EVENTS

Concert
  • Wed, Feb 21, 2018
    7:30 pm
Karen Kim, violin David Adamcyk, live electronics with a newly commissioned essay by Paul Griffiths Heralded as “a crucial part of the New York cultural ecosphere” by the New York Times, the Talea...
Exhibition
  • Wed, Feb 28, 2018
    6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
A revealing exhibition about Columbia’s Casa Italiana—the neo-Renaissance palazzo on Amsterdam Avenue, now home to the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies—and the dawn of Italian studies at Columbia...
Lecture
  • Thu, Mar 1, 2018
    4:00 pm
Speaker:Dacia Maraini Moderator:Elizabeth Leake Professor, Dept. of Italian, Columbia University Welcoming remarks:Jo Ann Cavallo Chair, Dept. of Italian, Columbia University Dacia Maraini is one of...
Concert
  • Wed, Mar 28, 2018
    7:00 pm
W. F. Bach - Sonata in Canon no.1 (c 1720) Stefano Gervasoni - Folia for violin (2011-2012) Bach/Gervasoni - Two-Part Inventions (1723/2009) Gervasoni - Ravine for flute (2000) Gervasoni - Due Voci...
Symposium
  • Fri, Apr 6, 2018
    9:00 am
Morning at NYU (Casa Italiana); Afternoon at COLUMBIA (Italian Academy). Directors: Maria Luisa Ardizzone (NYU) & Teodolinda Barolini (Columbia) PRESENTED BY NEW YORK UNIVERSITY: Department of...
Concert
  • Wed, Apr 18, 2018
    7:00 pm
Giacinto Scelsi: Maknongan (1976) Claudio Gabriele: PNOM (2005) Matthias Pintscher: Janusgesicht (2001) Giacinto Scelsi: Triphon (1957) Hailed as “a cellist of power and grace” (The Guardian) and...