Monthly Archives: January 2014

Feb 4 Tues Rita Montalcini Fest 9am -1pm 5-8pm Center for Jewish History

Riccardo Viale, ICI Director, is pleased to invite you to THE LIBERTY OF KNOWLEDGE: REMEMBERING RITA LEVI MONTALCINI Organized by the Italian Cultural Institute and Centro Primo Levi with the participation of Eric Kandel (Nobel Prize, Columbia University). Tuesday, February … Continue reading

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Jan 30 Thu New School Film on Hannah Arendt

“She raised the question of whether evil is radical or simply a function of thoughtlessness, a tendency of ordinary people to obey orders and conform to mass opinion without a critical evaluation of the consequences of their actions and inaction.” … Continue reading

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Jan 29 Wed 6pm Demos Education for Kiddies Panel

DEMOS The American Prospect Early Education for All The Promise of Universal Preschool in NYC and Beyond A compelling vision of free, high-quality preschool for every child in New York City helped to propel Bill de Blasio into the mayor’s … Continue reading

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Jan 29 Thu 8.30am-12.15pm Columbia Roone Arledge Auditorium Alfred Lerner Hall 2920 Broadway Cato Conference Can We End Poverty

Jan 29 Thu 8.30am-12.15pm Columbia Roone Arledge Auditorium Alfred Lerner Hall 2920 Broadway Cato Conference Can We End Poverty Can We End Poverty? Featuring John Allison, President, Cato Institute; John McWhorter, Center for American Studies, Columbia University; Michael D. Tanner, … Continue reading

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Jan 27 Mon Frick Rennaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Hill Collection

Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Hill Collection January 28, 2014 to June 15, 2014 This winter and spring the Frick will present Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Hill Collection, thirty-three statuettes that represent Janine and J. Tomilson Hill’s … Continue reading

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Thu Jan 23 Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince at the Morgan

“After Saint-Exupéry resumed flying, he also returned to his longtime habit of reading and writing while flying his single seat F-5B (a specially configured P-38 reconnaissance variant). His prodigious studies of literature gripped him, and on occasion he continued his … Continue reading

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Jan 20 3pm Stieglitz on Inequality at the UN

The Threat of Inequality: with Professor Joseph Stiglitz Monday 20 January 2014, 3:00pm – 5:30pm United Nations, ECOSOC Chamber Enter at 47th Street and 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10017 Please join us for a keynote address by Professor Stiglitz … Continue reading

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Jan 17 Fri 6pm UN Panel at ICI on Melting Pot World

Friday, January 17 6 to 8 PM Italian Cultural Institute 686 Park Avenue New York R.S.V.P. 212 879 4242 ext. 363 PROGRAM WELCOME: Riccardo Viale, Director, Italian Cultural Institute KEYNOTE ADDRESS on ” Social Cohesion, Social Integration and Social Inclusion … Continue reading

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Jan 15 Wed 6pm Max Pellegrini Art Opening ICI

Max Pellegrini, born in 1945 in Turin, where he currently lives and works, is the focus of two prestigious solo-shows and of a monographic catalogue at the turn of 2014. Three events which aim to enlighten his personal artistic path, … Continue reading

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Jan 11 Sat 11-2 New York Badminton Club Guest Event

The Badminton Club of the City of New York Member/Guest Day is scheduled for THIS SATURDAY, January 11th. You and your family are invited to participate. It should be a lot of fun! Things to know: The “official” time for … Continue reading

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Jan 5 Sun Noon to 5pm Gracie Mansion Inauguration

Gracie Mansion Inauguration 2014: Open House Sunday, January 5, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (EST) New York, NY Gracie Mansion Inauguration 2014: Open House Added to Waitlist Gracie Mansion Inauguration 2014: Open House Thank you for your interest … Continue reading

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