April 8th, 2019

The Embassy of Italy in Washington DC celebrates Italian research in the world. The highlight of celebrations is on women and on the essential role of Italian female scientists and researchers.

Washington DC, April 8, 2019 - On the occasion of the Italian Research Day in the World the Embassy of Italy in Washington D.C. is hosting on April 9, 2019 the photographic exhibition “Life as a Scientist” in cooperation with Bracco Foundation and a high level panel discussion with renowned Italian and American scientists.


Bracco Foundation and National Italian American Foundation call for submissions

(Washington, D.C. – March12, 2014) The Bracco Foundation, in cooperation with the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF), is pleased to announce a $100,000 NIAF scholarship dedicated to the study of “Iodine-Deficiency Awareness Among Healthcare Professionals and Mothers in the U.S.A.”  Italian Americans and Italian citizens with permanent residency in the United States, who hold post- graduate degrees including a Ph.D., M.D. or MSc, have an expertise in endocrinology or nutrition, and are no more than 35 years of age at the time of the application deadline, are invited to submit their applications. Deadline: June 30, 2014.


Leonardo da Vinci Manuscript on View at National Air and Space Museum

“Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex on the Flight of Birds,” possibly one of the world’s most famous notebooks, goes on view Friday, Sept. 13, at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum for a 40-day exhibit, ending Oct. 22.


The “progettoDiventerò is beginning and is offering over 40 scholarships and a mentorship programme

Bracco Foundation presented the “Young People Project”, its new social project, to an audience that included Giuliano Pisapia, Mayor of Milan, and many students and researchers.


The Bracco Foundation supports the La Scala Academy as a founder member from 2012

The Accademia Teatro alla Scala announces a three-year partnership with the Bracco Foundation and celebrates its first ten years of activity – as a private foundation – with an extraordinary concert conducted by Gustavo Dudamel, on Monday 19 December in the Piermarini Room.


Scientists of international repute invited to Milan by Bracco Foundation to explain why culture and wellbeing are a winning Combination

Cavalli Sforza, Keyes, Bygren, Ticini and Gray have demonstrated, through surprising scientific studies, the positive impact of cultural participation on the health and wellbeing of citizens.


For new tax treatment of corporate foundations investing in Science and culture

Confindustria tenth Corporate Culture Week the Bracco Foundation organized a conference entitled “Foundations and Culture: Scenarios and proposals for Tax treatment of Foundations”.


The Quirinale Palace’s Chigi gallery Returns to its former splendour

One of the finest examples of Roman Baroque art has returned to the light. The Alexander VII Gallery in the Quirinale Palace has been restored to its original splendour. The President of the Republic will open the newly restored gallery on 11 October 2011.

From 2013.06.04 to 2013.11.27

Entre siempre y Jamàs (Fra Sempre e Mai)

IILA (Italo-Latin American Institute), International Organism, invited by la Biennale di Venezia since 1972, organises its own Pavilion dedicated to Latin America.

For the coming 54th International Art Exhibition IILA will present a project about the culture of the whole Latin America, through the artworks of artists from all the Continent. 


Canaletto: a new way to see Venice and the world

“We wanted to organise this important seminar just a few daysbefore the closure of the exhibition ‘Venice: Canaletto and his Rivals’ organised at the>National Gallery of Art in Washington together with the National Gallery of London, and sponsored by the Bracco Foundation.”

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