Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Ties | Legami. Pietro Consagra & Ugo Mulas A new exhibition organised in collaboration with ARTUNER featuring historical works by Italian sculptor Pietro Consagra and photos by Ugo Mulas.

Events

Italian Films at Raindance Film Festival 2017
Italian Films at Raindance Film Festival 2017Wednesday, September 20, 2017 → Sunday, October 01, 2017

20 September – 1 October Black Butterfly by Brian Goodman Children of the Night by Andrea de Sica Golden Door by Emanuele Crialese Terraferma by Emanuele Crialese There is a light by Fabio Mollo Viola, Franca by Marta Savia [BOOK NOW]

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TIES II: Pietro Consagra and Marine Hugonnier
TIES II: Pietro Consagra and Marine HugonnierTuesday, September 26, 2017 → Sunday, November 26, 2017

TIES II: Pietro Consagra and Marine Hugonnier26 September – 20 November 2017The Italian Cultural Institute London 39 Belgrave Square, SW1X 8NXOpening times: Monday – Friday 10am – 6pm Private view: Tuesday 26 September at 7pm [BOOK NOW] ARTUNER and The Italian Cultural Institute (ICI) are pleased to ...

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The Pace of History, the Shape of Democracy: #2 Il Divo
The Pace of History, the Shape of Democracy: #2 Il DivoWednesday, September 27, 2017

The autumn at the Italian Cultural Institute is dedicated to contemporary history: twelve talks on "The Pace of History, the Shape of Democracy", from 21 September, organised by professor Andrea Mammone (Royal Holloway) and Professor Umberto Gentiloni (la Sapienza, Rome). In a fast-moving world, these talks analyse the...

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Contemporary #8: Sonia Bergamasco on Primo Levi, with Lucy Russell
Contemporary #8: Sonia Bergamasco on Primo Levi, with Lucy Russell Thursday, September 28, 2017

With Sonia Bergamasco and Lucy RussellIntroduced and moderated by Monica CapuaniCurated and moderated by Monica Capuani, "Contemporary" is a series of encounters – conversations, readings and live performances – presenting to the British audience an authoritative overview of Italian contemporary theatre. Italian...

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Blow Up di Blow-Up A documentary by Valentina Agostinis
Blow Up di Blow-Up A documentary by Valentina AgostinisTuesday, October 10, 2017

Michelangelo Antonioni’s masterpiece Blow-Up is fifty-years-old. This documentary reconstructs, through interviews, the director’s journey through London during the making of his film in 1966. Among those interviewed is Antonioni’s ex-dialogue assistant Piers Haggard, in his first experience with the c...

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Contemporary #9: Elio De Capitani & Mark Ravenhill
Contemporary #9: Elio De Capitani & Mark Ravenhill Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Introduced and moderated by Monica Capuani Curated and moderated by Monica Capuani, "Contemporary" is a series of encounters – conversations, readings and live performances – presenting to the British audience an authoritative overview of Italian contemporary theatre. Italian actors, playwrights and directo...

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Do we see music? Waiting for KANDINSKY —> CAGE: music and the spiritual in art
Do we see music? Waiting for "KANDINSKY —> CAGE: music and the spiritual in art"Friday, October 13, 2017

Marco Delogu, Director ICI London Davide Zanichelli, President Fondazione Palazzo MagnaniProfessor Peter Vergo, University of Essex Martina Mazzotta, Curator of the exhibition Performance by Marco Gambino, actor and writerAt the piano: Paolo Repetto, Chairman of the exhibition’s advisory committee The Italian Cult...

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Vinca il peggiore. La più bella partita di basket della mia vita
Vinca il peggiore. La più bella partita di basket della mia vitaTuesday, October 17, 2017

London, Spring 2015. An amateur Italian basketball coach has succeeded in bringing a team of teenagers, including his son, to the junior final, where they will come up against a stronger, unbeatable team. Waiting to take the field, the coach recalls a match seen on TV, at a bar counter in New York thirty years before. That...

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Italian Inspirations: Ali Smith on Giorgio Bassani
Italian Inspirations: Ali Smith on Giorgio BassaniWednesday, October 18, 2017

"Italian Inspirations" is a series of eight encounters in which a prominent British or UK-based author talks about an Italian writer – either classic or contemporary – whose work they especially admire. Curated and moderated by Boyd Tonkin, each event will take the shape of an informal conversation about the...

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Italian Arthouse Choreography #3 Simona Bertozzi| Bird’s Eye View
Italian Arthouse Choreography #3 Simona Bertozzi| Bird’s Eye ViewFriday, October 20, 2017

The third in a series of four performances presenting the work of independent Italian choreographers in collaboration with Tripspace. Part of our new season Intercontinental Drifts 2017: performances and workshops that move, mix and matter. Each performance is followed by a post-show talk offering further insight into...

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FILL. Festival of Italian Literature in London
FILL. Festival of Italian Literature in LondonSaturday, October 21, 2017 → Sunday, October 22, 2017

Two days of events, over 30 speakers, authors and thinkers from different backgrounds, distinguished names and younger radical ones. Italian, British, and international voices will discuss literature and contemporary topics such as migration, politics, London, Italy, gender, contemporary culture. London, today more than...

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Iris Origo. A Chill in the Air
Iris Origo. A Chill in the AirWednesday, October 25, 2017

With Katia Lysy, Virginia Nicholson On the occasion of the publication of A Chill in the Air: An Italian War Diary 1939-1940, the Italian Cultural Institute remembers the figure of the great English writer, her life in Italy and particularly her role as witness of the years of the Second World War. Origo was born in 1902...

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