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January 2015

Happy Happy New Year to you all from Belgrave Square! We begin the year celebrating Dame Marina Warner, renowned critic and one of the brightest stars in the English literary panorama, coming to present her latest book, an illuminating work on the origins of the fairy tale: Once Upon a Time, published by Oxford University Press (on 14th Jan).

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At the Institute

British artists in Italy

The Italian Cultural Institute is proud of having supported two young British artists in the discovery of those special places in Italy where art meets craft. The project has given them the chance of improving their skills whilst working together with local artists and artisans.

Phoebe Collings-James

Matthew Stone

Eventi per bambini dai 3 ai 12 anni

Continua la fortunata serie di eventi per bambini organizzati in stretta collaborazione tra l’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Londra e La Scuola Italiana di Londra, una domenica al mese. 

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Writers in Residence
Valerio Magrelli
translates Attilio Bertolucci

Emanuele Trevi on: 
Mervyn Peake
George Orwell

Taccuino Londinese
di Elisabetta Rasy

Roberto Alajmo
La Sicilia vista dalla Luna

Giorgio Montefoschi:
"Writing: what an effort!"

Past Events

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Art

-DISCOVERING  GIORGIONE

Wednesday, February 04, 2015

DISCOVERING GIORGIONE

This documentary directed by Nino Criscenti focuses on painter Zorzi da Castelfranco, better known as Giorgione. He was born in Castelfranco Veneto around 1477-78 and he died of plague in 1510, but not much else is known about him. The few works available >>>

Art

-SALVATOR ROSA (1615-1673), pittore famoso

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

SALVATOR ROSA (1615-1673), pittore famoso

Celebrated as a romantic and rebellious artist, Salvator Rosa was an etcher, poet and primarily a painter. Throughout his career, he embraced diverse styles, including battle scenes, landscapes, ‘bambocciate’ (or genre subjects), portraits as well as >>>

Theatre

-CORRADO AUGIAS   presenta  LA TRAVIATA

Friday, February 13, 2015

CORRADO AUGIAS presenta LA TRAVIATA

La Traviata è probabilmente il capolavoro di Giuseppe Verdi, comunque la sua opera più popolare. Le vicende di Violetta Valery sono arrivate al libretto di Francesco Maria Piave e alla musica del Maestro quasi direttamente dalla vita. Circostanza che >>>

Theatre

-DON GIOVANNI

Monday, February 16, 2015

DON GIOVANNI

Written and directed by awards winning Italian playwright Roberto CavosiPerformed by Marco Gambino On the piano Simone Spagnolo Reinterpreting the myth of "Don Giovanni" in an anti-historical key, Roberto Cavosi develops his own personal narrative, which, >>>

Cinema

-9x10 Novanta

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

9x10 Novanta

The Istituto Luce turned ninety in 2014, its decades-long history intertwined with that of Italy itself, through cinema and that unique treasure trove of images known to all as the Luce Archives. To celebrate its anniversary, some of the most acclaimed >>>

 

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