Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

Plato in L.A.: Contemporary Artists' Visions
Plato in L.A.: Contemporary Artists' VisionsWednesday, April 18, 2018 → Monday, September 03, 2018

Some of today's most celebrated artists, including Michelangelo Pistoletto, reinterpret Plato's impact on contemporary world through sculptures, paintings, drawings, and large-scale installations. Organized by the J. Paul Getty Museum. www.getty.edu

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The Chiarioscuro Woodcut in Renaissance Italy
The Chiarioscuro Woodcut in Renaissance ItalySunday, June 03, 2018 → Thursday, September 06, 2018

For this first major presentation of the subject in the United States, some 100 rare chiaroscuro woodcuts from the Italian Renaissance will be brought together alongside related drawings, engravings, and sculpture. Its accompanying catalogue, published with the participation of the Institute, offers a fresh perspective...

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Not an Artist: Toyboyz Edition - The Exhibition
Not an Artist: Toyboyz Edition - The ExhibitionThursday, June 07, 2018 → Friday, September 21, 2018

The Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles and IED - Istituto Europeo di Design - present NOT AN ARTIST - Toyboyz Edition an exhibition investigating the artistic phenomenon of Toy Design through the work of four distinguished personalities:Fidia Falaschetti, Joe Ledbetter/J.Led, Massimo Giacon, and Simone Legno/tokidoki.Curated...

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Little Italy Summer Outdoor Film Festival
Little Italy Summer Outdoor Film FestivalSaturday, June 23, 2018 → Saturday, August 25, 2018

Little Italy Association and Cinema Little Italy present Little Italy Summer Outdoor Film Festival!  The Summer Festival screens every Saturday night mid-June through August. The films are shown outdoors in the Amici Park Amphitheater, on Date and State streets, in Little Italy. Cinema Little Italy is partne...

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To Rome and Back: Individualism and Authority in Art, 1500-1800
To Rome and Back: Individualism and Authority in Art, 1500-1800Sunday, June 24, 2018 → Sunday, February 24, 2019

Assembled entirely from LACMA’s permanent collection, this exhibition reveals the depth of Rome’s impact from the Renaissance to the Enlightenment, before rising individualism, internationalism, and the optimistic equilibrium between secular and religious forces caused the city’s ultimate marginalizatio...

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21st annual iPalpiti Festival
21st annual iPalpiti Festival Thursday, June 28, 2018 → Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Three Italian laureates will represent Italy at the 21st annual iPalpiti Festival taking place in Los Angeles from June 28 to July 18. Among the twenty-five prize-winning artists chosen from 17 countries there will be Davide and Sara De Ascaniis (known as DUO De Ascaniis) and violinist Lorenzo Mazzamuto. iPalpiti ...

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San Diego Italian Film Festival | Summer Series Screenings
San Diego Italian Film Festival | Summer Series Screenings Thursday, July 12, 2018 → Thursday, August 16, 2018

The San Diego Italian Film Festival is back this summer for another another series of screenings of italian movies.Starting Thursday, July 12, the screenings will take place in two ifferents locations: La Paloma Theatre and the Museum of Photographics Arts. My Country by Giancarlo Iannotta | ...

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Bàcari e Cicchetti: Aperitivo Venetian Style
Bàcari e Cicchetti: Aperitivo Venetian StyleTuesday, July 17, 2018

An evening of Venetian treats with amazing cocktails and Venetian plates. Bàcari (singular: bàcaro) are small establishments that serve up drinks and little nibbles called cicchetti, that are just little bite sized offerings of fresh, seasonal deliciousness that you snack.  MENU:Gran fritto di verd...

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Laura Pausini @Greek Theatre
Laura Pausini @Greek TheatreSaturday, July 28, 2018

After 2016 sold-out world tour, Laura Pausini announces her return live starting from July 2018, with two concerts on July 21st and 22nd in her beloved country, Italy, in the so called “eternal city”, Rome, at Circo Massimo. After being the first woman to perform in San Siro Stadium in 2007, Laura will be t...

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My Italian Secret - The Forgotten Heroes of the Holocaust (2014)
My Italian Secret - The Forgotten Heroes of the Holocaust (2014)Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Screening in Albuquerque, New Mexico, of My Italian Secret - The Forgotten Heroes of the Holocaust, a documentary film by Oren Jacoby narrated by Isabella Rossellini.The film tells how WWII bicycling idol Gino Bartali, physician Giovanni Borromeo and other Italians worked with Jewish leaders and high-ranking offic...

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