Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Il caso Kaufmann Presentazione del libro con l’autore Giovanni Grasso

Events

The Films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet
The Films of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle HuilletFriday, March 01, 2019 → Saturday, June 01, 2019

The first complete retrospective of Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet in the UK1 March — 1 June 2019 Running from 1 March until 1 June 2019 across several prominent London venues, the retrospective will include Straub and Huillet’s long and short films directed between 1962 and 2006. The retrospec...

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LARES FAMILIARES by Sonia Lenzi and LE POESIE DEI MURI by Gerry Badger
LARES FAMILIARES by Sonia Lenzi and LE POESIE DEI MURI by Gerry Badger Thursday, March 21, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

LARES FAMILIARES by Sonia Lenzi and LE POESIE DEI MURI by Gerry Badger  LARES FAMILIARES Family relationships are the first ones we are confronted with and the domestic dimension is our starting point for that adventure called life. The meaning of our existence is therefore inherent in those relationships and pla...

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Empire - Exhibition by Elisabetta Benassi
Empire - Exhibition by Elisabetta BenassiTuesday, April 16, 2019 → Tuesday, April 30, 2019

The Italian Cultural Institute hosts the first in a series of dates with artist Elisabetta Benassi's project EMPIRE, winner of the third edition of the Italian Council (2018) which, conceived by the Direzione Generale Arte e Architettura contemporanee e Periferie Urbane (DGAAR) of the Italian Ministry for Culture and Cultural...

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8 ½ by Federico Fellini
8 ½ by Federico FelliniTuesday, April 23, 2019

  Salon Italia In Italian with English Subtitles Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker Director: Federico FelliniWriters: Federico Fellini, Ennio FlaianoCast: Marcello Mastroianni, Anouk Aimée, Claudia Cardinale, Sandra Milo, Rossella FalkMusic: Nino RotaDrama | 2h18’ ...

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Il Racconto Animato - Orso, Buco!
Il Racconto Animato - Orso, Buco!Saturday, April 27, 2019

Laboratorio didattico-creativo ideato e condotto da Chiara Stampone ispirato all’omonimo libro di Nicola Grossi Per bambini dai 3 ai 6 anni Una serie di laboratori didattico-creativi, a cadenza mensile, per bambini dai 3 ai 6 anni, ideati e condotti da Chiara Stampone. Attraverso la lettura animata e interattiva d...

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Tamara Tombe' e' arrivata in citta'!
Tamara Tombe' e' arrivata in citta'!Sunday, April 28, 2019

Con l’autrice Gloria Danili Evento per bambini dai 7 anni in su Siete appassionati di danza classica e vorreste sapere com’ѐ nato il passo tombѐ? Il vostro sogno nel cassetto ѐ da sempre fare la ballerina o il ballerino? O vorreste semplicemente passare un pomeriggio con la Seconda B della Scuola Rodari ...

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The Golden Age of the Guitar: a Tale of Two Cities
The Golden Age of the Guitar: a Tale of Two CitiesThursday, May 02, 2019

  THE CYCLE From the dusk of the Ancien Régime the guitar becomes a formidable competitor of the violin and of the piano not only as accompaniment in songs, but also as lead part in chamber music and as soloist in concertos.Especially in Italy and Spain some generations of extraordinary virtuosos explore thr...

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Massimo Recalcati presents: The Mother's Hands: Desire, Fantasy and the Inheritance of the Maternal
Massimo Recalcati presents: "The Mother's Hands: Desire, Fantasy and the Inheritance of the Maternal"Friday, May 03, 2019

Massimo Recalcati presents his latest book "The Mother's Hands: Desire, Fantasy and the Inheritance of the Maternal", on the occasione of the publication of the English translation (Polity Press) In Italian with simultaneous translation in English Massimo Recalcati is well-known Lacanian psychoanalysts in Italy. He teaches...

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What, How and Why: an exhibition by Julie Polidoro
What, How and Why: an exhibition by Julie PolidoroFriday, May 03, 2019

Maps are a logical sequence of coloured shapes, designed for the exploration and understanding of the world. The maps that I paint, not only give the wrong information but also say “All countries are the same size”. How to represent a geography able to create queries? Up to which point can I carve out the w...

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Händel’s Partenope and Arcadia
Händel’s Partenope and ArcadiaSaturday, May 04, 2019

To herald HGO’s production of Georg Friedrich Händel’s “Partenope” (Jacksons Lane Theatre, Highgate, London, 17 to 26 May 2019), HGO and the Italian Cultural Institute in London are happy to present this acclaimed masterpiece premiered in 1730, to compare it with the numerous operatic works compos...

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L'Abbazia di San Giusto - San Giusto Abbey,Tuscany
L'Abbazia di San Giusto - San Giusto Abbey,TuscanyWednesday, May 08, 2019

Mauro Checcoli, owner of the beautiful Abbazia di San Giusto, in Tuscany, speaks about the meticulous work of restoration to bring back to life this Circestian Abbey, built in 1146 and since fallen into desrepair. Mauro Checcoli, equestrian Olympic Gold in Tokyo 1964, bought the near derelict building from a shepherd in...

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Wunderkit - London series with Gianluigi Ricuperati and Elisa Talentino
Wunderkit - London series with Gianluigi Ricuperati and Elisa TalentinoThursday, May 09, 2019

A talk with the artists Gianluigi Ricuperati and Elisa Talentino and curators Lea Iandiorio and Giulia Capodieci. Chaired by Emiliano Paoletti. Format by BASE Milano Elisa Talentino and Gianluigi Ricuperati. An illustrator and a writer, both from Turin, known for their multifarious creative processes...

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The Kaufmann case
The Kaufmann case Friday, May 10, 2019

Presentation of the book with the author Giovanni Grasso Based on a true story, the novel “Il caso Kaufmann” by Giovanni Grasso, published by Rizzoli, tells the story of a Jewish business man who was convicted to death during Nazism in Germany, accused of “racial contamination” felony. He was ch...

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I am the Revolution by Benedetta Argentieri
I am the Revolution by Benedetta ArgentieriMonday, May 13, 2019

I am the Revolution by Benedetta Argentieri is a docu-film about the courage of three women who fight for women’s rights in the most conflictual countries in the world. Female leaders that lead armies in Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq, who grew up among wars and fundamentalism, are the ones supporting other women’...

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NAPLES ’44: Evocative Portrait of a Great City in Wartime
NAPLES ’44: Evocative Portrait of a Great City in WartimeThursday, May 16, 2019

Thursday 16 May, 7pm NAPLES ’44: Evocative Portrait of a Great City in Wartime Documentary by director Francesco Patierno Introduced by producer Francesca Barra In English and Italian with English subtitles Actor Benedict Cumberbatch gives life to the words of British officer Norman Lewis, whose remarkable me...

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