Istituto Italiano Di Cultura

The Istituto Italiano di Cultura (IIC) of San Francisco is the cultural office of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Its mission is to promote Italian culture by organizing cultural events such as art exhibits, concerts, film festivals, lectures, book presentations, poetry readings, and more.
 
The San Francisco office was founded in 1978, while there are 90 other IICs present throughout the world.