Events

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.

8th edition of the Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival from March 21st to 24th

The 8th edition of the Ca’ Foscari Short Film Festival, the first European festival entirely conceived, organized and managed by a university, will be held from March 21st to 24th at the Auditorium Santa Margherita in Venice.

Vernissage of the exhibition on Buddhist Art of Dunhuang open until April 8th at Ca’ Foscari

For the first time in Italy, in the exhibition space of Ca' Foscari University of Venice, it is possible to explore the magnificent painted caves of Dunhuang in collaboration with the Dunhuang Academy and the Dunhuang Culture Promotion Foundation.

The Day of Remembrance at Ca’ Foscari

On February 14th in Palazzo Malcanton Marcorà a public meeting will be held on Venezia Giulia and Dalmatia on the occasion of the National Memorial Day of the Exiles and Foibe.