Events

Ca’ Foscari welcomes back Ruskino, the Festival of Russian Cinema

“Ruskino at Ca’ Foscari” is back for its 8th edition. The highly-anticipated Festival of Contemporary Russian Cinema will take place from November 5th to 9th.

Graduation day in St. Mark Square. Guest of Honour: journalist Enrico Mentana

On Friday November 16th 2018, 1148 new Ca’ Foscari graduates will celebrate their big day in the marvelous St. Mark Square. Special guest of the ceremony will be journalist Enrico Mentana.

Musicaƒoscari 2018, here the Festival's upcoming dates

Ca’ Foscari University of Venice presents a special 2018 edition of the Musicafoscari music festival, to celebrate the many musical appointments and experiences offered to its community and the public in 150 years of history.

Seventh edition of the international universities rowing palio

The international universities rowing palio will reach its 7th edition this year on September 2nd as part of the Historical Regatta. This year IUAV and Ca’ Foscari University of Venice will be joined by the universities of Harvard, Lausanne and Warwick.

Mario Vargas Llosa at Ca’ Foscari: ‘La literatura y la vida’

Mario Vargas Llosa, Nobel Prize Winner for Literature in 2010, will be hosted by Ca’ Foscari on Monday 4th June at 12pm. He will receive the Ca’ Foscari Honorary Fellowship

Bill Fontana's Primal Sonic Visions exhibition at Ca' Foscari

Within the framework of the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, Bill Fontana's exhibition PRIMAL SONIC VISIONS will be on display at Ca' Foscari.

Opening of ‘Back to Life in Iraq’ in San Servolo: Matti Al-Kanun’s work, between war and hope

On Thursday 16th March at San Servolo, the result of a long collaborative journey has finally arrived, coming from Iraq to Venice, Matti al-Kanun’s work is now being exhibited.

An invitation to African and English literature with Ngũgĩ and Soyinka

Following on from the Verso Incontri events, the series of events for getting to know the authors of Ca’ Foscari’s literature festival ‘Incroci di civiltà’, the public is invited to African and English literature with authors Ngũgĩ and Soyinka. 

Ian McEwan will open this year’s ‘Incroci di civiltà’, April 4th-7th 2018

Ian McEwan, acclaimed British novelist and screenwriter, will inaugurate the 11th edition of the International Festival of Literature in Venice, created and organised by Ca’ Foscari University of Venice.