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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

International Observatory for Cultural Heritage, Workshop, Exhibition
  • Thu, Oct 3, 2019
    3:30 pm
Recital
  • Thu, Oct 10, 2019
    7:00 pm
    to Sat, Oct 12, 2019, 7:00 pm
"The two performers succeed masterfully" —Il Corriere Musicale "Dillon and Torquati gave a warm and fluent performance... [a] perfect balance of delicacy and momentum." —Il Giornale della Musica...
International Observatory for Cultural Heritage, Symposium
  • Fri, Oct 18, 2019
    9:00 am to 5:00 pm
In November 2018, Felwine Sarr and Bénédicte Savoy released a report that had been prepared for the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, entitled The Restitution of African Cultural Heritage....
Recital
  • Thu, Nov 7, 2019
    8:00 pm
Scelsi: Poemi (1934/1937) Scelsi: Quattro Illustrazioni ("Four illustrations of the metamorphoses of Vishnu," 1953) Arjomand: Improvisation Ramin Amir Arjomand is an Iranian-American composer,...
Symposium
  • Fri, Nov 15, 2019
    2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Competing Truths: Art and the Objects of History After the Council of Trent is a two-day symposium to be jointly held at the Italian Academy and The Frick Collection and Frick Art Reference Library...
Recital
  • Tue, Dec 3, 2019
    7:00 pm
This work for solo cello, vocal ensemble, and ambient sound digitally recorded in Venice by Liberovici, brought to Columbia by Yale University's noted musicologist Professor Ellen Rosand, evokes that...