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

Occhi chiusi by Giuseppe Petitto
Occhi chiusi by Giuseppe PetittoWednesday, August 23, 2017

Dir. Giuseppe Petitto | Thriller |1h 24min | 2017Cast: Antonia Liskova, Michael Neuenshwander, Mia Skrbinac Struggling against obscure threats menacing her little girl, Nicole will discover an unbearable truth [BOOK NOW]

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Italian Inspirations #5. Ben Okri on Italo Calvino
Italian Inspirations #5. Ben Okri on Italo CalvinoWednesday, September 06, 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 conversatio...

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When the immune system can't recognise us anymore. Seminar 1
When the immune system can't recognise us anymore. Seminar 1Friday, September 08, 2017

With Dr Elisa Astorri (Barts Hospital, Queen Mary University) What is autoimmunity, what causes it and the most important symptoms not to be missed. Our immune system protects us from the outside world. Our white blood cells fight viruses, bacteria and can recognise the intruders. Sometimes, however, a minor event like...

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Contemporary #7: Massimo Popolizio and Emanuele Trevi
Contemporary #7: Massimo Popolizio and Emanuele TreviMonday, September 11, 2017

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 directors, both acclaimed masters and successful new...

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When the immune system can't recognise us anymore. Seminar 2
When the immune system can't recognise us anymore. Seminar 2Friday, September 15, 2017

With Dr Elisa Astorri (Barts Hospital, Queen Mary University) What can we do to prevent and cure autoimmunity. Why is an early diagnosis very important. The first consequence of autoimmunity is inflammation. Just like fire, the sooner it is put under control, the less it will be able to spread. Many patients live with...

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Open House London
Open House LondonSaturday, September 16, 2017

The Italian Cultural Institute is proud to participate and support Open City, the leading architecture charity behind the annual Open House London Festival. We will celebrate London's wealth of architecture and urban spaces welcoming our visitors and showing them our splendid Georgian building, grade I listed.[BOOK NOW] http://www.openhouselondon.org.ukwww.facebook.com/openhouselondon@openhouselondon      

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Luther. The years of faith and freedom
Luther. The years of faith and freedomMonday, September 18, 2017

With Adriano Prosperi (Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa) and Simon Ditchfield (University of York). The trace left by Martin Luther and his Reformation in European culture and society is so deep that, without the values inherited from him, it would be impossible for us to understand some of the wounds of today’s wo...

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Book Club: “Io sono con te” di Melania Mazzucco
Book Club: “Io sono con te” di Melania MazzuccoMonday, September 18, 2017

Terzo incontro della serie d’incontri del Book Club dell’Istituto Italiano di Cultura, dedicato al tema "Viaggiatrici e reporter". Gli incontri verranno condotti da Fiorella Carollo e saranno aperti a chiunque voglia leggere e discutere, in italiano, di libri di autori italiani. Il tema è quello del viaggio &...

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Italian Arthouse Choreography: Piergiorgio Milano | Denti
Italian Arthouse Choreography: Piergiorgio Milano | DentiFriday, September 22, 2017

The second in a series of four performances presenting the work of independent Italian choreographers in collaboration with Tripspace. Part the 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 the artist&rsq...

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

With Anna Bravo, 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...

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