Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

FILL - Festival of Italian Literature in London This year, FILL is back on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 November 2019, offering an ambitious and exciting programme.

Events

Un romanzo per gli occhi. Manzoni, Caravaggio e la fabbrica del realismo
Un romanzo per gli occhi. Manzoni, Caravaggio e la fabbrica del realismo Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Presentation of the book by Daniela Brogi The author will be in conversation with Ann Caesar  Fermo (Merisi) and Lucia (Aratori) were the parents’ names of Michelangelo Merisi, known as Caravaggio. Fermo e Lucia is also the title of the first draft of Alessandro Manzoni’s novel, which will lat...

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Denis Mack Smith Conference and annual ASMI lecture
Denis Mack Smith Conference and annual ASMI lecture Friday, October 25, 2019

The Association for the Study of Modern Italy (ASMI) was founded in 1982 by Christopher Seton-Watson, to bring together individuals and organisations from the UK and abroad with teaching, research, professional or general interests in modern Italy from all disciplinary angles. This conference is in honour of Denis ...

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The Power and The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of Lucretia
The Power and The Virtue: Guido Reni's Death Of LucretiaSaturday, October 26, 2019 → Monday, January 20, 2020

Exhibition at The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle, County Durham 26 October 2019 – 20 January 2020 For more information, please visit The Bowes Museum's website  This is the first exhibition in the UK and outside London dedicated to the Italian Baroque master Guido Reni, celebrating the artist a...

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Salon Italia - Suspiria by Dario Argento
Salon Italia - Suspiria by Dario ArgentoMonday, October 28, 2019

Certificate 18 Horror1977 1h32minIn Italian with English subtitles   An American newcomer to a prestigious German ballet academy comes to realise that the school is a front for something sinister amid a series of grisly murders. Director: Dario ArgentoCast: Jessica Harper, Sefania Casini, Flavio Bucci   [BOOK NOW]

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Elements of the Circular Economy
Elements of the Circular EconomyWednesday, October 30, 2019

The Scientific Office of the Embassy of Italy in the United Kingdom, in collaboration with AISUK, presents the first Science for Society event Elements of the Circular Economy on the occasion of the UNESCO International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements. The European Chemical Society (EuChemS) has prod...

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FILL - Festival of Italian Literature in London
FILL - Festival of Italian Literature in LondonSaturday, November 02, 2019 → Sunday, November 03, 2019

FILL is a festival of Italian literature and ideas created by an independent group of London-based Italian intellectuals, journalists, translators and academics. FILL offers the opportunity to bring together different and international personalities from different backgrounds discussing literature, politics, migration,...

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Academy Voices: Transcending Borders V - France
Academy Voices: Transcending Borders V - FranceTuesday, November 05, 2019

The Royal Academy of Music and the Italian Cultural Institute in London are delighted to continue their multifaceted music cycle, once again reflecting the fruitful relationships and enduring dialogue between European countries. Among the composers featured in this programme of French song and operetta is Jacques Offenbach,...

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Urban and Governance Theories in 19th century Britain and Italy. A debate in commemoration of Carlo Cattaneo
Urban and Governance Theories in 19th century Britain and Italy. A debate in commemoration of Carlo CattaneoThursday, November 07, 2019

A debate for the 150-years commemoration of Carlo Cattaneo (1801-1869), Italian philosopher and theorist of federalismWith Michele Campopiano and Robert Morris The event will focus on municipal government and its place in political theory and practice in Italy and Britain in the 19th century, also considering its implications...

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Leonardo da Vinci: lecture The Early Years and silverpoint workshop
Leonardo da Vinci: lecture "The Early Years" and silverpoint workshopFriday, November 08, 2019 → Sunday, November 10, 2019

A lecture about the early years of Leonardo's career and a silverpoint workshop directed by professor Alan Pascuzzi. To mark the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci’s death, the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford will host two events about the great artist, led by artist and historian Alan Pascuzzi: • Lecture&nbs...

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Leonardo. Experience a Masterpiece
Leonardo. Experience a MasterpieceSaturday, November 09, 2019 → Sunday, January 12, 2020

Ehibition at the National Gallery, London 9 November 2019 - 12 January 2020 For more information and bookings, please visit the National Gallery's website  On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of Leonardo's death, the National Gallery becomes a painting studio, an imagined chapel and a room-sized expe...

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Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VI - Germany
Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VI - GermanyTuesday, November 12, 2019

The Royal Academy of Music and the Italian Cultural Institute in London are delighted to continue their multifaceted music cycle, once again reflecting the fruitful relationships and enduring dialogue between European countries. This concert celebrates one of the most notable partnerships in the history of music in this...

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Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VII - Italy
Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VII - ItalyTuesday, November 19, 2019

The Royal Academy of Music and the Italian Cultural Institute in London are delighted to continue their multifaceted music cycle, once again reflecting the fruitful relationships and enduring dialogue between European countries. 1919 saw the death of both the composer Leoncavallo and the librettist Illica; this concert...

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UN/DRESS Moving Painting by Masako Matsushita
UN/DRESS Moving Painting by Masako MatsushitaSaturday, November 23, 2019

Moving paintingItalian/Japanese dancer and coreographer Masako Matsushita at TripSpace, 339 Acton Mews, E8 4EA, LondonWe are very proud to support Masako Matsushita’s performance. It is part of BLEND IT, a night of dance and performance on Saturday 23 November 2019. UN/DRESS is a metaphorical pe...

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Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VIII - United in Diversity
Academy Voices: Transcending Borders VIII - United in DiversityTuesday, November 26, 2019

The Royal Academy of Music and the Italian Cultural Institute in London are delighted to continue their multifaceted music cycle, once again reflecting the fruitful relationships and enduring dialogue between European countries. Our European tour in song closes with a concert marking cross-national collaborations. Composers...

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How to Attract Young Adults to the Library. Inspiring New Generations
How to Attract Young Adults to the Library. Inspiring New GenerationsFriday, December 06, 2019

A one day seminar organised by EUROLIS, the consortium of librarians of European Cultural Institutes in London and CILIP  What do young people expect from public libraries in the 21st century? What range of services are offered by libraries throughout Europe? How can we engage with teenagers and enhance their possibili...

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