Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

I LOVE WASTE, WORKING WITH WASTE - Luisa Cevese e il progetto Riedizioni
"I LOVE WASTE, WORKING WITH WASTE - Luisa Cevese e il progetto Riedizioni"Wednesday, March 20, 2019 → Saturday, June 29, 2019

On the occasion of the third annual Italian Design Day, the special initiative launched by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation to promote contemporary Italian Design in the world, Luisa Cevese, who was selected as 2019 Ambassador of Italian Design for Los Angeles, will present her exhibit...

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The Riedizioni project: thoughts on design, production and sustainability
The Riedizioni project: thoughts on design, production and sustainabilityTuesday, June 25, 2019

Luisa Cevese is a self-taught designer interested in both textile and art. Since1984 she has designed textiles for fashion and interior designers, textile firms and interior and accessories brands such as De Padova, Diego Della Valle, Dolce&Gabbana, Romeo Gigli, Hermès, Chanel, e Comme des Garçons. In ...

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Buried by Vesuvius: Treasures from the Villa dei Papiri
Buried by Vesuvius: Treasures from the Villa dei PapiriWednesday, June 26, 2019 → Monday, October 28, 2019

The Getty Villa is modeled on the Villa dei Papiri in Herculaneum, Italy, which was buried by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79. This exhibition presents rare original artifacts and traces attempts to unroll and decipher the carbonized papyri found during the latest excavations. On June 27, Francesco Sirano, Director...

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The Future of the Past at Herculaneum
The Future of the Past at HerculaneumThursday, June 27, 2019

Francesco Sirano, director of the Archaeological Park of Herculaneum, discusses the past, present, and future of the site buried by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in AD 79. Excavated in 1738, a decade before nearby Pompeii, Herculaneum presents challenges and opportunities different from its more famous neighbor. Sirano addresses...

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iPALPITI FESTIVAL 2019
iPALPITI FESTIVAL 2019Sunday, July 07, 2019 → Saturday, July 20, 2019

iPalpiti Festival of International Laureates – now in its 20th season – features iPalpiti & Soloists (a touring consortium of 22-30 prize-winning young professional musicians from around the world). Among the programs of iPalpiti Artists International, its annual Festival of International Laureates in Lo...

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