Istituto Di Cultura - Pretoria



Cape Town Prize
Cape Town Prize Friday, February 01, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Cape Town Award, which saw the candidacy of many emerging and well-known Italian artists, closed for applications on 10 December. The jury, composed by Fabio Troisi (Italian Institute of Culture in Pretoria), Carolina Italiano (Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities) and Josh Ginsburg (A4 Arts Foundation),...

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70 years of fashion genius - creativity, tradition and manufacture
70 years of fashion genius - creativity, tradition and manufactureMonday, March 04, 2019 → Sunday, April 07, 2019

Within the framework of the celebrations for the Italian Design Day 2019, from 4 March to 7 April the exhibition "70 years of fashion genius - creativity, tradition and manufacture" will be open to the public at the Diamond Walk in Sandton City (Johannesburg). The show is organized by Consulate General of Italy in collaboration...

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Italian Opera Embraces Africa
Italian Opera Embraces AfricaThursday, March 28, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Opera is one of the most important elements of the Italian cultural heritage, and probably the most important Italian cultural assets in South Africa. This style of performance, born in Italy over four hundred years ago, has become so widespread and deeply rooted in the world that it is regarded as the highest and most...

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Leonardo Cinquecento
Leonardo CinquecentoTuesday, April 09, 2019

On the occasion of the 500th Anniversary of the death of Leonardo Da Vinci, the Italian Cultural Institute of Pretoria, in collaboration with Magnitudo Film, IZIKO Planetarium, University of Cape Town, will showcase the premiere of the movie Leonardo Cinquecento. The screening will take place on Tuesday 9 April 2019 at...

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Unisa Jazz festival
Unisa Jazz festivalFriday, April 12, 2019 → Sunday, April 14, 2019

Italian musician Fabrizio Savino will participate in the annual edition of the UNISA Jazz Festival, which will be held from 12 to 14 April at the UNISA Music Foundation in Pretoria. Savino will perform in two concerts at the ZK Matthews Great Hall of UNISA on April 12th and 13th, as well as workshops at Pretoria University...

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Emanuale Cisi
Emanuale CisiWednesday, April 24, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Jazz saxophonist Emanuale Cisi will be in South Africa from 24 to 30 April. Cisi will first be in Cape Town to attend the annual edition of the SAJE festival organized by the South African Association for Jazz Education (SAJE) with the following appointments: - quartet performance for Emanuele Cisi at the 6th SAJE Jazz...

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