Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

SETTE OPERE PER LA MISERICORDIA Thirty-three international artists for art and solidarity, including Francesco Clemente, Mimmo Jodice, Anish Kapoor, Joseph Kosuth, Jannis Kounellis, Mimmo Paladino and many others.

Events

Dante Poet and Philosopher A fortnightly series of public readings of Dante’s Work
Dante Poet and Philosopher A fortnightly series of public readings of Dante’s WorkTuesday, February 14, 2017 → Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Between November 2016 and June 2017 at the Italian Cultural Institute. Organised and presented by Alessandro Scafi (Warburg Institute) and John Took (UCL)The aim of this course is to explore some of the leading ideas of Dante’s work and their continuing significance to us. The audience will be introduced to a wide r...

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Sette Opere per la Misericordia (Seven Works for Mercy)
Sette Opere per la Misericordia (Seven Works for Mercy)Wednesday, March 15, 2017 → Sunday, April 30, 2017

until 30th April 20177 Opere PER la Misericordia is a unique project about solidarity and art and involves 33 international artists. Inspired by The Seven Acts of Mercy the artists kindly and generously donated their art works to the Pio Monte della Misericordia.The Pio Monte della Misericordia is a charitable institu...

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Red Desert (Deserto rosso)
Red Desert (Deserto rosso)Thursday, March 30, 2017

Salon Italia - In Italian with English subtitles Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker Director : Michelangelo AntonioniCast: Monica Vitti, Richard Harris, Carlo Chionetti | 1965 /117/colour Amid the modern wastelands and toxic factories of Italy, a wife and mother Giuliana desperately trie...

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Presentazione del libro È normale... Lo fanno tutti di Michele Corradino
Presentazione del libro "È normale... Lo fanno tutti" di Michele CorradinoThursday, March 30, 2017

Presentazione del libro È normale... Lo fanno tutti (chiarelettere, 2016) di Michele Corradino.Sarà presente l'autore, in dialogo con John Lloyd.SE L’ILLEGALITÀ DIVENTA LA REGOLA. Un libro per conoscere il male endemico della corruzione che a tutti i livelli sta inquinando la nostra de...

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Gramsci and the Russian Revolution: A Reappraisal
Gramsci and the Russian Revolution: A ReappraisalMonday, April 03, 2017

Gramsci and the Russian Revolution: A Reappraisal By Silvio Pons Introduced by Alessandro Carlucci Antonio Gramsci's relationship with Leninism and Bolshevism has been the object of a multitude of debates and studies. However, we still need to fully contextualize his biography and thought in his times, in order to overcome...

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Emilio Isgrò in conversation with ICI Director Marco Delogu and poets Valerio Magrelli and Jamie McKendrick
Emilio Isgrò in conversation with ICI Director Marco Delogu and poets Valerio Magrelli and Jamie McKendrick Tuesday, April 04, 2017

I don’t consider myself a painter, but rather a poet who writes with images.— Emilio Isgrò, 1985Tornabuoni Art London presents the first UK retrospective of Italian artist Emilio Isgrò (b. 1937). One of the great innovators of the artistic language in post-war Italy, Isgrò offers a different pers...

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The Conformist (Il Conformista)
The Conformist (Il Conformista)Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Salon Italia - In Italian with English subtitles Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick WalkerDirector: Bernardo BertolucciWriters: Alberto Moravia (novel), Bernardo Bertolucci (screenplay)Cast: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Stefania Sandrelli, Gastone Moschin113 mins, color, 1971Winner of David di Donatello Awards...

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Bottega Gatti and Casa Lussu
Bottega Gatti and Casa LussuWednesday, May 03, 2017 → Saturday, May 13, 2017

Discover three generations of artists who collaborated with one of the most prestigious ceramic workshop in the world: Bottega Gatti (Faenza, Italy).View Giosetta Fioroni, Piero Pizzi Cannella and Giuseppe Ducrot's ceramics and join the artists Friday, 5th May, 7pm for a talk with Bottega Gatti's director, Davide Serv...

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European Literature Night with A L Kennedy and Guests.
European Literature Night with A L Kennedy and Guests.Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Contemplating European authorship in a post-Brexit context. In response to the changes faced by Europe, literature can offer new views on our identity, history and diversity. European Writers’ Tour invites you to meet some of the most exciting writers from across the channel and to share their stories and experiences. ...

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Presentation of the book How do I imagine being there? by Claudia Losi
Presentation of the book "How do I imagine being there?" by Claudia LosiFriday, May 19, 2017

Presentation of the book How do I imagine being there? (Humboldt Books - Maramotti Collection, 2016) by Claudia Losi.The author will be present, in dialogue with Carlo Maiolini. Also attending will be Giovanna Silva (Humboldt Books) and Marina Dacci (Collezione Maramotti).To what degree may a place be described by its...

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Presentation of the book A Bold and Dangerous Family, The Rossellis and the Fight against Fascism by Caroline Moorehead
Presentation of the book "A Bold and Dangerous Family, The Rossellis and the Fight against Fascism" by Caroline MooreheadWednesday, June 14, 2017

Presentation of the book A Bold and Dangerous Family, The Rossellis and the Fight against Fascism by Caroline Moorehead The author will be present, in dialogue with David Gilmour.A Bold and Dangerous Family, The Rossellis and the Fight against Fascism, is the 3rd in a series of books on resistance and survival in France...

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