Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Events

Illustrators for Gianni Rodari
Illustrators for Gianni RodariWednesday, September 02, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

A virtual exhibition organized by Bolognafiere Bologna Children’s Book Fair and Regione Emilia Romagna In collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute in London  The exhibition is curated by Giannino Stoppani Cooperativa Culturale / Accademia Drosselmeier 2020 marks the centenary of the bir...

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The Audio Telephone Tales by Gianni Rodari
The Audio Telephone Tales by Gianni RodariMonday, September 07, 2020 → Thursday, December 31, 2020

Fifteen audio stories from Telephone Tales, first appeared in Italian in 1962 and now published in English by Enchanted Lion Books, translated by Antony Shugaar. Listen to Gianni Rodari's Telephone Tales for free on Spotify, Apple Podcast, Acast or Libsyn (until 31st December 2020). A project by the Italian Cultural Institute...

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Seven Authors, Seven Translations
Seven Authors, Seven TranslationsWednesday, September 16, 2020 → Wednesday, October 28, 2020

A series of online talks with Italian writers newly translated into English, in conversation with Katherine Gregor. Which Italian authors' latest works can we read in English translation now? What are their books about? “Seven Authors, Seven Translations”, a selection of writers and novels, offers a possibl...

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 Mvaḥ Chā, personal exhibition by Namsal Siedlecki for the Crisalidi Project
Mvaḥ Chā, personal exhibition by Namsal Siedlecki for the Crisalidi ProjectTuesday, September 22, 2020 → Monday, November 30, 2020

22 September to 30 November 2020Fondazione Pastificio Cerere, RomeMvaḥ Chāpersonal exhibition by Namsal Siedlecki for the Crisalidi Projectcurated by Marcello Smarrelli For the first time in Italy the event presents the results of the Crisalidi project – shown in a January preview by the Patan Museum (Kathma...

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Italian Courses
Italian CoursesMonday, September 28, 2020 → Sunday, December 06, 2020

Whether you are new to the language, totally fluent, or everything in between, whether you want to learn Italian for business or pleasure, we can help!We offer General Italian courses on all levels, weekday mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends. We can arrange private or group tuition, for individuals or companies. We...

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PICO: Un parlante de África en América
PICO: Un parlante de África en América"Sunday, October 11, 2020 → Sunday, December 13, 2020

Preview: Saturday 10 October 2020, 12-5pmExhibition: 11 October – 13 December 2020Venue: Auto Italia Southeast, London PICO is a new programme of sonic inquiry led by artists Invernomuto (Simone Bertuzzi and Simone Trabucchi) & Jim C. Nedd plus contributions from Don Alirio, Axis Arkestra, Deborah Pacini Hernand...

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EUROLIS online seminar 2020. How can libraries play a positive role in a crisis?
EUROLIS online seminar 2020. How can libraries play a positive role in a crisis?Wednesday, October 14, 2020 → Wednesday, October 28, 2020

An Online Conference held over 3 weeks Wednesdays 14, 21 and 28 October 2020, from 4 to 6pm For many years the Italian Cultural Institute Library has been part of EUROLIS, an association of librarians and information professionals from France, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Poland, Spain and the UK. Eurolis members work very...

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Andrea Camilleri: The Devil's Smell
Andrea Camilleri: The Devil's SmellMonday, October 19, 2020 → Sunday, October 25, 2020

A tribute to the late writer, creator of beloved Commissario Montalbano: 15 renowned Italian and English cartoonists come together to illustrate the short story L'odore del diavolo by Andrea Camilleri. A project by ICI London on the occasion of the Italian Language Week 2020 (Settimana della Lingua Italiana, 19-25 Octob...

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Aby Warburg Reading Group. The Afterlife of Classical Antiquity in the Italian Renaissance #3
Aby Warburg Reading Group. The Afterlife of Classical Antiquity in the Italian Renaissance #3Friday, October 23, 2020

Third meeting. Italian Culture and the Theory of Social Memory                    This regular seminar and reading group is devoted to the work of Aby Warburg (1866–1929), a prominent German art historian and cultural theorist who founded the Kulturwissenschaftlich...

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Raindance Film Festival - 28th Edition: No Stopping Us
Raindance Film Festival - 28th Edition: No Stopping UsWednesday, October 28, 2020 → Saturday, November 07, 2020

ICI London is proud to support once again the Raindance Film Festival, the largest independent film festival in the UK which this year brings 4 Italian productions: Punta Sacra by Francesca Mazzoleni; Thou Shalt Not Hate by Mauro Mancini; Ties by Daniele Luchetti; Enfer by Duilio Scalici. Every year this important festival...

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Black Lives and Cultures in Italy - ICI Virtual Webinar
Black Lives and Cultures in Italy - ICI Virtual WebinarThursday, October 29, 2020

Anti-Black racism, xenophobia, and acts of racial violence are an everyday reality in Italy for most migrants, refugees, Roma people, and non-white Italians. This panel aims to shift the focus from the burdens and difficulties of white supremacy in Italy. Instead, it recounts some powerful modes of Black creativity, activism,...

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Liberate Rame
Liberate RameFriday, October 30, 2020

A webinar with Filomena Campus, Joseph Farrell, Tom Cornford, Maria Teresa Pizza, in collaboration with the Fondazione Dario Fo Franca Rame. Filomena Campus Introduced by Katia Pizzi, Director, ICI London A revival of the creative and political labour of the actress, activist and ultimate theatre-maker Franca Rame (1929...

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Roman Flower Crowns: Ancient Memory and Modern Techniques
Roman Flower Crowns: Ancient Memory and Modern TechniquesMonday, November 02, 2020

The ancient Romans were commonly depicted in sculpture and paintings wearing crowns made of laurel, ivy, olive, and various flowers and greenery. Yet, few, if any, examinations of these objects have been made in contemporary scholarship, in spite of the meanings they held for those who were awarded and wore the various...

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Nomadic pages - The Art of Igort
Nomadic pages - The Art of IgortMonday, November 09, 2020

Nomadic pages - The Art of Igort is a virtual exhibition exploring some of Igort's most innovative and visually exciting work, inaugurated as part of The Lakes International Comic Art Festival on 9-11 October and now available to visit online. The exhibition, curated by Leonardo Rizzi, focuses on three works by Igort,...

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RAPHAEL 500 #2 - The Raphael Cartoons at the V&A
RAPHAEL 500 #2 - The Raphael Cartoons at the V&AThursday, November 19, 2020

A talk by Dr Ana Debenedetti (Victoria and Albert Museum) Ana Debenedetti talks to Warburg Deputy Director Michelle O’Malley about the V&A’s new installation of the celebrated Raphael Cartoons in the Museum’s Raphael Court. This event is also part of the Curatorial Conversations series, which bring...

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