Istituto Di Cultura - Londra

Modigliani at Tate Modern The most comprehensive Modigliani exhibition ever held in the UK

Events

Modigliani
ModiglianiThursday, November 23, 2017 → Monday, April 02, 2018

We are very proud to support Tate Modern to stage the most comprehensive Modigliani exhibition ever held in the UK, bringing together a dazzling range of his iconic portraits, sculptures and the largest ever group of nudes to be shown in this country. "Although he died tragically young, Amedeo Modigliani (1884...

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Hell, Heaven and Hope. A Journey through life and the afterlife with Dante
Hell, Heaven and Hope. A Journey through life and the afterlife with DanteSaturday, December 02, 2017 → Sunday, March 18, 2018

The oeuvre of Dante Alighieri (Florence 1265-Ravenna 1321), notably his "Divine Comedy", is an ever-inspiring subject for writers, critics, translators, printers, artists and generally creative practitioners. His writings have shaped concepts of morality, politics, life, death and the afterlife for seven hundred years....

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History and Democracy #2 - From the racial laws to the New Fascists
History and Democracy #2 - From the racial laws to the New FascistsWednesday, January 24, 2018

This interdisciplinary series of seminars, hosted by the Italian Cultural Institute in London, and curated by Royal Holloway, University of London’s historian Andrea Mammone, challenges the many superficial and demagogic readings of our complex contemporary era. It offers, instead, some more rounded interpretation...

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Enzo Zirilli’s Italian Songbook
Enzo Zirilli’s Italian Songbook Thursday, January 25, 2018

Enzo Zirilli’s Italian Songbook is an authorial jazz music programme presented by the internationally recognised Italian drummer Enzo Zirilli in the company of the worldwide acclaimed pianist Jason Rebello and the irresistible Dario Di Lecce on the double bass.This brilliant trio will take you on a trip through the Ita...

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Giorgio Griffa. A Continuous Becoming
Giorgio Griffa. A Continuous BecomingFriday, January 26, 2018 → Sunday, April 08, 2018

Camden Arts CentreArkwright RoadLondon NW3 6DG 26 January - 8 April 2018 Abstract painter Giorgio Griffa, closely linked to the Arte Povera movement, first became known in the 1960s as part of an Italian generation of artists who sought to radically redefine painting. Believing in the ‘intelligence of painting...

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We Could Be Heroes
We Could Be HeroesFriday, January 26, 2018

Exhibition of works by photographer Marco Sconocchia The result of a six year residency in the UK, We Could Be Heroes is a study of the British working and underworking classes through the eye of Italian photographer Marco Sconocchia. Exhibition will be on display until 3 March.Opening on Friday 26 January at 7pm: [BOOK...

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MEND - Leonie Hampton in conversation with Francis Hodgson
MEND - Leonie Hampton in conversation with Francis HodgsonFriday, January 26, 2018

"Mend" is the last work of photographer Leonie Hampton, on the occasion of the XV Rome Commission, a project curated by Marco Delogu, that every year invites an international photographer to travel to Rome to capture something of the "Cittá Eterna". For Leonie, this has been an unique opportunity to explore her anx...

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Contemporary #11: Franca Nuti and Gian Carlo Dettori on Giorgio Strehler
Contemporary #11: Franca Nuti and Gian Carlo Dettori on Giorgio Strehler Monday, January 29, 2018

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...

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Health Without Borders - Epidemics in the Era of Globalization
Health Without Borders - Epidemics in the Era of GlobalizationMonday, January 29, 2018

Prof. Paolo Vineis Chair of Environmental Epidemiology at Imperial College London, School of Public Health in conversation with Sir Michael Marmot, FBA, FMedSci, FRCP Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London Summary Different trends in the world are now converging to create a suspense...

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Dante as a poet and philosopher of love
Dante as a poet and philosopher of loveTuesday, January 30, 2018

With Alessandro Scafi (The Warburg Institute, University of London) and John Took (UCL) Second encounter of the course designed to explore some of the leading ideas of Dante’s work and their continuing significance to us, dealing with Dante’s approach to love, philosophy, theology, language, literature, politics, my...

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Rading Group Meeting: Scoop by Enrico Franceschini
Rading Group Meeting: Scoop by Enrico Franceschini Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Il romanzo narra la storia di Andrea Muratori, giovane cronista sportivo spedito per equivoco in un paese dilaniato dalla guerra civile. Attraverso la figura del protagonista Enrico Franceschini rievoca la sua esperienza di giovane giornalista, un mestiere che è allo stesso tempo una sfida ed una entusiasmante avventura. L'af...

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Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion by Elio Petri
Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion by Elio PetriWednesday, January 31, 2018

Salon Italia - In Italian with English subtitles Introduction and post screening discussion with Nick Walker Cast: Gian Maria Volontè, Florinda Bolkan, Gianni Santuccio 1h 55’/1970 /Drama A highly regarded Italian police inspector murders his mistress, only to become part of the homicide investigation tha...

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Dante as a philosopher and theologian
Dante as a philosopher and theologianTuesday, February 06, 2018

With Alessandro Scafi (The Warburg Institute, University of London) and John Took (UCL) Third encounter of the course designed to explore some of the leading ideas of Dante’s work and their continuing significance to us, dealing with Dante’s approach to love, philosophy, theology, language, literature, politics, my...

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History and Democracy #3 - Religion, Radicalization and European democracy
History and Democracy #3 - Religion, Radicalization and European democracyThursday, February 08, 2018

Third event in our series History and Democracy Religion, Radicalization and European Democracy - A talk by Timothy Peace This interdisciplinary series of seminars, hosted by the Italian Cultural Institute in London, and curated by Royal Holloway, University of London’s historian Andrea Mammone, challenges the ...

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Contemporary #12: Valeria Parrella e Moira Buffini
Contemporary #12: Valeria Parrella e Moira Buffini Friday, February 09, 2018

Introdotto e moderato da Monica Capuani Curata e moderata da Monica Capuani, “Contemporary” è una serie di incontri – conversazioni, letture e performance dal vivo – che presenta al pubblico inglese un’autorevole panoramica del teatro italiano di oggi.Attori, drammaturghi e registi ...

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