Archived Presentations

Etruscan Tomb Painting Presentation – Part 1 Etruscan Tomb Painting Presentation – Part 2 Etruscan Tomb Painting Presentation – Part 3 Stanford Memorial Church Il mondo della luna (Goldoni, Galuppi, and the Scientific Revolution) – Eleanor Selfridge-Field Leonardo Newsletter – Apr 2012 The Fibonacci Revolution (Presentation) – Keith Devlin Italy 2012 (A Personal Tour) – Week 1 Italy 2012 (A Personal Tour) – Week 2

 

 

Past Events

Alfresco

Posted by on May 20, 2017 in Past Event | 1 comment

Alfresco

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society cordially invites you to Alfresco @ Servino, 9 Main St, Belvedere Tiburon, CA Sunday June 11, 2017 11:30 am to 3:00pm Located on the waterfront in the beautiful town of Tiburon, Servino Ristorante enjoys views of the San Francisco skyline and Angel Island. Price is $65 per person Please reserve […]

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society cordially invites you to Alfresco @ Servino, 9 Main St, Belvedere Tiburon, CA Sunday June 11, 2017 11:30 am to 3:00pm Located on the waterfront in the beautiful town of Tiburon, Servino Ristorante enjoys views of the San Francisco skyline and Angel Island. Price is $65 per person Please reserve here or send your check by June 6th to: Leonardo da Vinci Society c/o Amelia Antonucci| 1320 Cole Street San Francisco, CA 94117 ALL MEMBERS are kindly asked to join us for this lunch as this is the Annual Meeting of the...

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Dino Risi

Posted by on Mar 2, 2017 in Past Event | 0 comments

Dino Risi

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society presents: A program created by Istituto Luce Cinecitta in collaboration with The Italian Cultural Institute and Cinema Italia San Francisco   DINO RISI – A FILM SERIES Saturday, 22 April 2017 Castro Theatre 429 Castro Street, San Francisco Buy tickets at: www.cinemaitaliasf.com Special discount for LDV members Call: 917 478 9694 for code. An Homage to the Master of the Comedy Italian Style  PROGRAM 1:00 PM – Il mattatore (Love and Larceny)  3:30 PM – Profumo di donna (Scent of a Woman) 6:00...

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Frank Stella – A Retrospective

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Frank Stella – A Retrospective

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society Presents: Frank Stella – A Retrospective Saturday, January 28th at 10am De Young Museum, San Francisco A Guided Tour! Maximum 20 people Please RSVP by January 14th, via phone to Paola Tonelli: 925-522-96 This retrospective of Frank Stella surveys the career of this towering figure in post-WWII American art. Fifty works, including paintings, reliefs, sculptures and maquettes, are displayed, representing Frank Stella’s prolific output from the late 1950s to the present day. This will be the first...

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Conscious Robots? Fact or Fiction?

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Past Event | 0 comments

Conscious Robots? Fact or Fiction?

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society Presents: Conscious Robots? Fact or Fiction? By Federico Faggin February, February 18th at 4:30pm Museo Italo Americano, San Francisco Cognitive scientists, psychologists, and engineers have long toiled in artificial intelligence and recently inspired a paradigm shift in our understanding not only of technology but also, in theory, of consciousness itself. Federico Faggin will explain the near-miraculous phenomenon of consciousness and will highlight the basic differences between a computer and a living system....

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Happy Holidays!

Posted by on Dec 24, 2016 in Past Event | 0 comments

Happy Holidays!

The President and Board of Directors of The Leonardo da Vinci Society Wish you...

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La Befana

Posted by on Dec 23, 2016 in Past Event | 0 comments

We are excited to present a Leonardo Giovani Event LA BEFANA  FRIDAY, JANUARY 6th at 5:00pm Istituto Italiano Di Cultura  San Francisco   Bring your childen, grandchildren and friends and join us to celebrate La Befana! Every child will recieve one Befana Sock full of goodies! In Italian folklore, La Befana is an old woman who delivers gifts to children throughout Italy on Epiphany Eve (the night of January 5) in a similar way to St. Nicholas or Santa Claus. A popular belief is that her name derives from the Feast of Epiphany or in...

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Borromini, Bernini, and the Baroque

Posted by on Dec 15, 2016 in Past Event | 0 comments

Borromini, Bernini, and the Baroque

The Leonardo Da Vinci Society Presents: Borromini, Bernini, and the Rivalry that Shaped Baroque Rome TUESDAY, JANUARY 10th at 7:30pm Museo Italo-Americano  – Fort Mason Bldg C,  San Francisco   Francesco Borromini and Gian Lorenzo Bernini are two giants of 17th century Italian architecture, and both are considered founders of the Baroque style. But the two men could not have been more different, in both temperament and in the kind of work that they produced. While continually competing for the same commissions, both would...

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Carnevale 2017

Posted by on Nov 15, 2016 in Past Event | 0 comments

Carnevale 2017

The Leonardo da Vinci Society The Italian Cultural Institute The San Francisco Italian Athletic Club with the support of the Italian Consulate General Cordially invite you to Carnevale 2017 Masquerade, Dinner and Dance   Friday February 24, at 6:30pm Italian Athletic Club 1630 Stockton St, San Francisco  94133 Enjoy a family evening of fun! Dress in costume and be ready to eat, dance and be part of a contest. Live Music! NEWS: Children under 13 years old, can attend for Free! Thanks to our sponsors! Program Highlights Italian Buffet Dinner by...

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L’Italia di San Remo

Posted by on Nov 11, 2016 in Past Event | 2 comments

L’Italia di San Remo

 The Leonardo Da Vinci Society and The Italian Cultural Institute present: L’Italia di San Remo What’s behind the Festival Tuesday, February 28 at 6:30pm at the Italian Cultural Institute 601 Van Ness San Francisco 94102 An evening about Italian Music with Rolando Giambelli Photographer, musician, and judge of San Remo 2016, Rolando will talk about the history of the festival and enlighten us with a few behind the scenes “secrets” and some unforgettable musical pieces. REGISTER NOW – free for LdVS and IIC members –...

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Golden Gala

Posted by on Oct 30, 2016 in Past Event | 0 comments

Golden Gala

The President and Board of Directors of The Leonardo da Vinci Society Cordially invite you to Golden Gala Dinner, Performance, and Carols Honoree of the Evening: Alessandro Baccari Saturday December 3, 2016 at 6:30pm The Century Club of San Francisco 1355 Franklin St, San Francisco The proceedings will benefit The Leonardo Da Vinci Society Cultural Programs All donations are tax free to the extent of the law. Program 6:30 – 7:00 Prosecco and Antipasti Silent Auction 7:30 – 10:30  Music Program “Gathering of Friends” Dinner (Choice...

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