Istituto Di Cultura - Londra


Paul Coldwell: An Imaginary Grand Tour
Paul Coldwell: An Imaginary Grand TourMer 24 Giu 2020 → Ven 10 Lug 2020

The experience of lockdown has prompted a yearning to travel, if only in imagination. It is in this context that the Italian Cultural Institute is proud to re-present a work by Paul Coldwell made for Sir John Soane’s Museum in London last year, which has gained even greater poignancy during the pandemic. First Ord...

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Vimeo channel launch
Vimeo channel launchMer 24 Giu 2020 → Ven 24 Lug 2020

Big news! Here at ICI we are very excited to announce the launch of our Vimeo channel! From now on you will be able to access our videos, giving you the chance to follow our work more closely and more conveniently, all for free and with no ads!! Watch, among others, an exclusive interview with the novelist Sandro Veronesi,...

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FocusOnRaphael #9
FocusOnRaphael #9Mar 7 Lug 2020 → Mar 21 Lug 2020

Raphael, Studies for Minerva and other statues in the School of Athens, c.1508-10, metalpoint with white heightening on pink prepared paper, 27.4 x 20.1 cm. Presented by a Body of Subscribers in 1846, Ashmolean Museum WA1846.192. Fluent as always in metalpoint, Raphael began with a schematic sketch of a man, his head seen...

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Storie dal tempo sospeso #6: Coronavirus, storie e divulgazione
Storie dal tempo sospeso #6: Coronavirus, storie e divulgazioneGio 9 Lug 2020

Il 2020 sarà narrato nei libri di storia come l’anno della grande pandemia e del lockdown. Siamo passati dal sognare gite nello spazio al timore di due passi sotto casa. Occorre iniziare a riflettere sull’influenza che questo tempo “sospeso” avrà sulle paure, sul presente e sul futu...

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Raphael then and now #2. Launch of Francesco P. Di Teodoro's Lettera a Leone X
Raphael then and now #2. Launch of Francesco P. Di Teodoro's Lettera a Leone XMer 15 Lug 2020

The author will be in conversation with Antonio Becchi (Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin) introduced by ICI Director Katia Pizzi.Francesco P. Di Teodoro's recent book Lettera a Leone X di Raffaello e Baldassarre Castiglione, published by Leo S. Olschki Editore, examines the letter written to Pope...

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