Come hanno votato gli italiani in Australia?

12 November 2018

COME HANNO VOTATO GLI ITALIANI IN AUSTRALIA? Simone Battiston (Swinburne University), in conversazione con Francesco...

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WHEN WORDS BECOME MUSIC … AND MUSIC IS POETRY

1 October 2018

You are warmly invited to WHEN WORDS BECOME MUSIC … AND MUSIC IS POETRY. Monologues, poems and readings performed...

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HEM OF MEMORY, a new moving image installation by Ettore Siracusa. Launch event and exhibition

30 August 2018

You are invited to the launch of HEM OF MEMORY, a new moving image installation by Ettore Siracusa Ettore...

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IS IT TIME TO CHANGE THE STORY? ITALIANS IN AUSTRALIA THEN AND NOW

17 August 2018

IS IT TIME TO CHANGE THE STORY? ITALIANS IN AUSTRALIA THEN AND NOW DR FRANCESCO RICATTI IN CONVERSATION WITH PROFESSOR...

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NONNE STORYTIME

16 August 2018

NONNE STORYTIME AT KATHLEEN SYME LIBRARY AND COASIT MUSEO ITALIANO Come along to Kathleen Syme Library for a...

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2018 ITALIAN FAMILY HISTORY DAY

10 August 2018

My Family: La Mia Famiglia 2018 ITALIAN FAMILY HISTORY DAY Saturday 25 August 2018 proudly presented by CO.AS.IT. and...

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Piano Recital with Daklen Difato

14 June 2018

THE PRESIDENT OF CO.AS.IT., MS. RHONDA BARRO AND THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAVE THE PLEASURE OF INVITING YOU TO A...

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Event booked out: see below_The Mediterranean Diet: Recipes from Mediterranean Kitchens by Dr Anthony Mariani

6 June 2018

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS FULLY BOOKED OUT. NO MORE PEOPLE CAN BE ACCOMMODATED Due to the overwhelming response...

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Aeolian Magic Lantern Slide Presentation

21 May 2018

Back by popular demand! CO.AS.IT. & the Societa' Isole Eolie present... AEOLIAN MAGIC LANTERN SLIDE PRESENTATION FREE...

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Il mandarino nel cervello - serata con Giovanni Andreoni

16 May 2018

Meet a classical author of Italian Australian literature.   GIOVANNI ANDREONI   presenta il suo ultimo romanzo...

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Nonne, images through generations

27 April 2018

One of my granddaughter‘s friends said ‘I wish I had a nonna too’. I asked ‘Oh? You...

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Songs from my Grandmother Concert

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Samantha...

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Songs from my Grandmother Concert

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Samantha...

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Lullabies and Laments: A Song Circle

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Samantha...

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Lullabies and Laments: A Song Circle

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Samantha...

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Multicultural Grandmothers Cook-Off

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with ABC Radio Melbourne. In the spirit of healthy (and tasty) competition, five...

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Multicultural Grandmothers Cook-Off

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with ABC Radio Melbourne. In the spirit of healthy (and tasty) competition, five...

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Memories Made from Sand

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Penelope Lee...

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What does it mean to be a Grandmother?

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with The ARC Centre of Excellence for the History of Emotions. Facilitated by Professor...

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Grandmother’s Day at ArtPlay

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV in partnership with ArtPlay, with artist Briony Barr. Bring your grandmother and her three favorite...

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FREE OPEN DAY

20 April 2018

Presented by MMV (Multicultural Museums of Victoria)   Come along to a fun and free open day to celebrate the launch...

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Migration: WOMEN & RESILIENCE CO.AS.IT., 199 Faraday Street, Carlton, VIC 3053

10 April 2018

EVENT BOOKED OUT. FOR WAITING LIST PLEASE EMAIL PAOLO@COASIT.COM.AU SYMPOSIUM - Migration: WOMEN & RESILIENCE...

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Diaspore italiane: Italy in Movement - Invitation

21 March 2018

You are invited to the conference “Diaspore italiane: Italy in Movement – Part 1”, at CO.AS.IT. on 4-8...

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SU CARRASEGARE. BEYOND THE MASKS

8 February 2018

SU CARRASEGARE. BEYOND THE MASKS Photographs by Luca Pisci Curated and designed by Paola Steri Exhibition: 20...

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Community workshop: Community workshop: Mapping social potential in community spaces

31 January 2018

Mapping social potential in community spaces: Ethno-specific museums as intercultural places. OPEN INVITATION Community...

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Co.As.It. - Museo Italiano Christmas closure

21 December 2017

Co.As.It. - Museo Italiano wil be closed from Saturday 23 December 2017 to Monday 8 2018 Buon Natale e Felice Anno Nuovo

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Santa Taranta Live at Co.As.It. - Italian Assistance Association

9 November 2017

Santa Taranta is a Melbourne-based band playing a mix of original music and traditional music from southern Italy....

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FULLY BOOKED_Songs off the pier. A journey into Italian migrant music

31 October 2017

Sorry, this event is fully booked. For reasons of health and safety we are unable to accept any more RSVPs. If you have...

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MIGRATION – Stories from Banyule, with Maria Vamvakinou MP

17 October 2017

CO.AS.IT and Multicultural Arts Victoria present   MIGRATION – Stories from Banyule, with the participation of...

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...fiori dalle antiche radici... reflections and dreamings of an Aeolian migrant

11 October 2017

You are cordially invited to the launch of ...fiori dalle antiche radici... by Maria Salpietro reflections and...

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Diaspore italiane - Italy in Movement

9 October 2017

A not-to-be-missed opportunity for Italian Australian culture and Italian Australian studies, and not only... The...

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AUSTRALIA’S NEW WAVE OF ITALIAN MIGRATION: PARADISE OR ILLUSION?

15 September 2017

AUSTRALIA’S NEW WAVE OF ITALIAN MIGRATION: PARADISE OR ILLUSION? Edited by Bruno Mascitelli & Riccardo Armillei...

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VI RACCONTO LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE. Una serata fra storia, sproloqui e maschere, con MIMMO MANGIONE

6 September 2017

VI RACCONTO LA COMMEDIA DELL'ARTE Una serata fra storia, sproloqui e maschere con MIMMO MANGIONE Free event: RSVP...

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Verona: Amore e Poesia contro tutto

1 September 2017

Event in Italian. Il CO·AS·IT, in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata di Spagna in Australia, vi invita...

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Viaggio in Sicilia. Un mosaico di storie

13 July 2017

VIAGGIO IN SICILIA. UN MOSAICO DI STORIE   Tre incontri in lingua italiana con la professoressa Antonella...

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REMAINS OF THE DAY. Photographs by Emilio Cresciani

5 June 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute and Co.As.It. invite you to the opening of   REMAINS OF THE DAY. Photographs by Emilio...

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ASIO and Italian "Persons of Interest". A History of Sydney's Federation of Italian Migrants and their Families (FILEF)

8 May 2017

You are cordially invited to the presentation of ASIO AND ITALIAN ‘PERSONS OF INTEREST’. A HISTORY OF...

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BEYOND BORDERS. Transnational Italy. / OLTRE I CONFINI. Italia Transnazionale. International Exhibition Launch & Artist Performance

1 May 2017

BEYOND BORDERS. Transnational Italy. / OLTRE I CONFINI. Italia Transnazionale Curated by Viviana Gravano and Giulia...

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Dear Homeland: Migrant Letters from Australia. Intercultural Journeys

24 April 2017

RSVP essential by 3 May 2017– To book click here; otherwise email ihs@coasit.com.au Dr B. (Hass) Dellal AO is the...

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LEO GULLOTTA, READING SICILY

30 March 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute and Co.As.It. are proud to invite you to   LEO GULLOTTA, READING SICILY Readings on...

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LIGURITUDINE. Danilo Sidari in conversazione con Patrizia Burley-Lombardi.

9 March 2017

LIGURITUDINE. Danilo Sidari in conversazione con Patrizia Burley-Lombardi Co.As.It. – Museo Italiano, 199 Faraday...

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Heartstrings to the Homeland - a course with Anna Rosati

16 February 2017

Heartstrings to the Homeland is a course run by Anna Rosati that is being offered for the first time at Co.As.It. –...

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Desmond O'Grady's latest book "Tuscan Places" to be launched at Museo Italiano!

27 September 2016

Tuscan Places by Desmond O’Grady book presentation followed by Q&A with the author Wednesday 19 October 2016,...

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Desmond O'Grady's latest book "Tuscan Places" to be launched at Museo Italiano!

27 September 2016

Tuscan Places by Desmond O’Grady book presentation followed by Q&A with the author Wednesday 19 October 2016,...

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LOOKING FOR THE ITALIAN SHAKESPEARE / SHAKESPEARE ED ALTRE STORIE

19 September 2016

Theatre night in Italian (and a bit of Sicilian) Free event – Ingresso libero   Musica composta e suonata da...

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Shakespeare and Padova: The Taming of the Shrew. New discoveries

9 September 2016

The first of two Shakespeare evenings at the Museo Italiano. Save the date also for Friday 30 September! The Museo...

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Italian dialects down-under: a richness to preserve - talk by R Benatti and A Tarantini

1 September 2016

Talk by Ruben Benatti and Angela Tarantini. Museo Italiano, Tuesday 13 September, 6.30pm Free event:...

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Book Launch of "A new Italian 'Exodus' to Australia?"

26 August 2016

Italian migrants and their descendants in Australia have significantly grown both in number and importance since the...

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The Italian Women's choir: La Voce della Luna. Sailing Into History Exhibition Closing Event

16 August 2016

Led by Elvira Andreoli and accompanied by Phil Carroll, the choir will perform a bracket of songs about migration,...

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Understanding and Caring for Textile Artefacts: a Second Identity. Seminar with Marion Parker

1 August 2016

Speaker: Marion Parker, Textile Conservator with the Grimwade Centre for Cultural Materials Conservation, University of...

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Ballati!’ – a trip through Italian folk music

4 July 2016

What is a Tarantella? How do you dance it? Where does it come from? A country’s repertoire of traditional music is a...

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Young Italians in Australia. From a Temporary to a Permanent Journey

17 June 2016

[scroll down for English] Presentazione del volume Giovani italiani in Australia. Un «viaggio» da temporaneo a...

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SAILING INTO HISTORY: Displacements and Arrivals

3 June 2016

An intergenerational, intercultural exhibition curated by Lella Cariddi and presented by Multicultural Arts Victoria...

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Memory, fantasy and the healing power of art. Paintings and stories by Rosa Agostinelli from Pacentro

1 April 2016

Memory, fantasy and the healing power of art Paintings and stories by Rosa Agostinelli   curated by Wendy Chan  ...

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La mia famiglia / My family. Italian Australian Family History Workshops in collaboration with Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre

18 February 2016

Tracing your Italian family roots? Whether you are a beginner or already proficient you are welcome to join our monthly...

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Traditional Italian Nativity Scenes / Presepi italiani

4 December 2015

Traditional Italian nativity scenes and regional figurine displays Exhibition curated by Giuseppe Giansiracusa FREE...

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Sapori della memoria / Of Food and Memories. Mariella Totaro-Genevois and Nicoletta Zanardi in conversation with food writer Tania Cammarano at Museo Italiano

12 November 2015

Wednesday 25 November, 6.30PM Museo Italiano, Co.As.It., 199 Faraday Street, Carlton FREE EVENT...

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SONGS OF MOTHERLAND. Celebrating 20 years of La Voce Della Luna. CD launch and live performance - EVENT FULLY BOOKED

9 November 2015

FREE EVENT EVENT FULLY BOOKED - fOR WAITING LIST EMAIL: ihs@coasit.com.au Thursday 19 November, 6.30pm Museo Italiano,...

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IN THE NAME OF HONOUR - A journey into the history of abandoned children with a focus on Sicily in the 19th century

28 October 2015

Presentation by Dr Lucia Barbera   Museo Italiano, Co.As.It., 199 Faraday Street, Carlton Tuesday 10 November...

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SWALLOWS - A new graphic novel by Joshua Santospirito - Book & exhibition launch by Bernard Caleo at Museo Italiano on 22 October

11 October 2015

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO THE LAUNCH OF SWALLOWS A NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL BY JOSHUA SANTOSPIRITO ABOUT MIGRATION AND...

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VEILED SECRETS by ARCHIE FUSILLO and JOSIE MONTANO - BOOK LAUNCH - GUEST SPEAKER: CARMELINA DI GUGLIELMO

25 September 2015

SUNDAY 11 OCTOBER, 11AM MUSEO ITALIANO, CO.AS.IT. 189 FARADAY STREET, CARLTON RSVP: e: ihs@coasit.com.au| t: 9349 9021...

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VERONA RECAPTURED IN VERSE

14 September 2015

a presentation of Paola G. Sepúlveda’s book of poems Vestigios de Postumia.   In collaboration with the...

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Italian Australian: Creating Culture, Defining Diaspora - exhibition at Museo Italiano

17 August 2015

Opening event: Wednesday 26 August 2015, 6.30pm Guest speaker: Professor Ghassan Hage (The University of Melbourne) RSVP:...

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Braving Bonegilla: a photographic journey in the Italian migrant experience

19 May 2015

The Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre was the first and largest of 23 such centres in Australia. Originally...

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The Italian Historical Society Journal Vol. 21 available at the Museo Italiano

19 December 2014

The Italian Historical Society Journal Vol. 21 came out in August 2014 and is now available for purchase at Museo Italiano...

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Remix/Replay/Reclaim Your Italian Identity

13 November 2018

Remix/replay/reclaim is a workshop for young Australians of Italian ancestry. If you are an Australian of Italian...

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THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION EXHIBITION

16 October 2017

Co.As.It.’s Italian Historical Society is honoured to receive the Italian Club Cavour Collection on the occasion of...

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Fantasia Napoletana. A Musical Journey Through the Sounds of Naples - WAITING LIST OPEN

9 June 2017

WED 21 JUNE 2017, 6.30PM, CO.AS.IT. MUSEO ITALIANO 199 FARADAY ST CARLTON   EVENT BOOKED OUT! FOR WAITING LIST:...

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Vi racconto Pirandello, con Mimmo Mangione

8 June 2017

Serata di cultura e teatro in lingua italiana Mercoledì 28 giugno 2017, ore 18,30 Co.As.It. Museo Italiano,...

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ANDIAMO - A Sicilian Australian story by Angelo Indovino

10 May 2017

You are invited to the launch of   ANDIAMO   A Sicilian Australian story by Angelo Indovino   Guest...

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Terra Matta - con Stefano Panzeri

9 February 2018

Come and be part of this extraordinary theatre project based on Italian migration. After three editions in Argentina and...

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Carlo Catani. Visionary, Creator, Genius. Exhibition Launch by Sir James Gobbo

27 November 2018

You are warmly invited to the opening of "Carlo Catani: Visionary, Creator, Genius" The exhibition will be officially...

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War, Internment and Australia’s Italians

24 October 2018

War, Internment and Australia’s Italians You are warmly invited to a unique cultural event to celebrate nine authors...

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ITALIAN CARLTON: SIGNIFICANT SITES IN CARLTON AND MELBOURNE GENERAL CEMETERY. A talk with Dr Celestina Sagazio

24 May 2018

ITALIAN CARLTON: SIGNIFICANT SITES IN CARLTON AND MELBOURNE GENERAL CEMETERY A talk with Dr Celestina Sagazio Tuesday 12...

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EVENT CANCELLED_Mariano Coreno, CANTO LA VITA MIA, presentato dalla Dr Gregoria Manzin

12 February 2018

We regret that, due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled   Co.As.It. e la Società...

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Aeolian Magic Lantern Slide Presentation

22 August 2017

Event fully booked! Please let us know if you are not coming so that spots can be made available to others. Keep an eye on...

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NOBODY’S SONS: MIGRANT PROTEST AT BONEGILLA. AN EVENING OF HISTORY AND THEATRE

26 June 2017

Event fully booked! If you are interested and have not booked via Eventbrite or email, do feel free to try your luck...

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CARLO CATANI - VISIONARY, CREATOR, GENIUS

13 November 2018

CARLO CATANI - VISIONARY, CREATOR, GENIUS CO.AS.IT. Museo Italiano 199 Faraday Street, Carlton, VIC 3053 20 November 2018...

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THREE TALKS WITH MASSIMO SCIALLA

27 February 2018

CO.AS.IT., and Swinburne University of Technology invite you to   THREE TALKS WITH MASSIMO SCIALLA   CO.AS.IT.,...

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The Mediterranean Diet. Food, Science and Health by Dr A Mariani

20 November 2017

You are cordially invited to the launch of THE MEDITERRANEAN DIET: FOOD, SCIENCE AND HEALTH by Dr Anthony Mariani AM to be...

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THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION. DONATION CEREMONY AND EXHIBITION LAUNCH

18 September 2017

THE ITALIAN CLUB CAVOUR COLLECTION. DONATION CEREMONY AND EXHIBITION LAUNCH Sat 7 Oct 2017, 2.30 for 3pm Co.As.It., 199...

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THE FIREFLIES OF AUTUMN, BY MORENO GIOVANNONI

19 June 2018

CO.AS.IT. and the Deborah Cass Prize together with Black Inc. invite you to celebrate the launch of THE FIREFLIES OF...

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Forum: From Displacement to Social Inclusion 6.30pm Tuesday 19 July Museo Italiano CoAsIt 199 Faraday Street Carlton Free entry

7 July 2016

This forum, which will be chaired by George Lekakis, AO, is presented by Multicultural Arts Victoria (MAV) in partnership...

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ITALIAN AUSTRALIAN FAMILY HISTORY DAY Kathleen Syme Library (morning session) and Museo Italiano, Co.As.It. (afternoon session) Saturday 6 August 10AM-3.30PM

6 July 2016

trace your Italian family history and preserve your precious family heirlooms! Join us at Kathleen Syme Library for a...

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Giovanni "John" Ruffini: A Quiet Intellectual in the Maelstrom of the Italian Risorgimento - Talk at Museo Italiano by Patrizia Burley-Lombardi

16 October 2015

GIOVANNI “JOHN” RUFFINI, A QUIET INTELLECTUAL IN THE MAELSTROM OF THE ITALIAN RISORGIMENTO TALK BY...

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EVENT BOOKED OUT - FOR WAITING LIST EMAIL IHS@COASIT.COM.AU CALABRISELLA MIA, EPISODE 1: "GLI EMIGRATI"

1 October 2015

CALABRISELLA MIA EPISODE 1: GLI EMIGRATI   PREMIERE SCREENING OF THE DOCUMENTARY SERIES BY JOE NOVELLA   FRIDAY...

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Digger statues: the Italian connection

4 September 2015

talk by Donald Richardson, author of "Creating Remembrance: the Art and Design of Australian War Memorials"   Museo...

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