FONDAZIONE ITALIA is a California 501(c)(3) non-profit organization founded in 1998 for the purpose of promoting the teaching of the Italian language and culture in Southern California. The organization receives grants from the government of Italy in support of its mission, and it works in close collaboration with the Consulate General of Italy in Los Angeles and the Education Office at the Italian Consulate in San Francisco.


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“Il Boom” by Vittorio De Sica now playing for limited time at Ahrya Fine Arts in Beverly Hills

Rialto Pictures presents Vittorio De Sica’s 1963 comedy IL BOOM, never before released in the US, at the Ahrya Fine […]

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ART: “Vogliamo Tutto: Postwar Italian Art” at The Hammer – July 11

The Hammer and the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles invite you to experience a new exhibit, “Vogliamo […]

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