This site uses technical, analytics and third-party cookies.
By continuing to browse, you accept the use of cookies.

Preferences cookies


Enter search filters
Tue May 21 2024Fri Aug 30 2024
exhibit > Fashion Panorama – The Italian New Wave

Fashion Panorama – The Italian New Wave is more than just an exhibition: it’s a journey through the landscape of contemporary Italian fashion. Curated by VOGUE Italia for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, this traveling showcase spotlights the visionary perspectives of 10 carefully selected brands. Chosen for their unique vision and innovative […]

Read more
Ended Thu May 09 2024
lecture & performance > Puccini: His Life, His Music, His Legacy

Step into the world of Giacomo Puccini as we commemorate 100 years since his passing with an unforgettable celebration. Join us for an evening of discovery and delight, featuring an insightful lecture by James Conlon, Music Director of the LA Opera and a musical program  by Fondazione Arena di Verona, introducing their upcoming 101st Opera […]

Read more
Ended Wed Apr 24 2024Sun Mar 24 2024
poetry> Ekphrasis

Gabriele Tinti presents his ekphrastic poetry series and a talk on this form of writing. Tinti will introduce some videos of readings of his poems by Willem Dafoe, Abel Ferrara, Robert Davi, Joe Mantegna, and Jamie McShane. These videos are the documentation of a series inspired by ancient and modern myths, which has involved some […]

Read more
Ended Sat Apr 20 2024Sun Apr 21 2024
film festival > Italian Film Festival USA 2024

The Italian Film Festival USA is the largest festival dedicated exclusively to Italian film in the USA, present in 14 cities from coast to coast. The 2024 edition brings you the best line-up of recent Italian cinema with films from award-winning directors, as well as debut films from exciting new talent, among which Salvatore: Showmaker […]

Read more
Ended Tue Apr 16 2024
technology and design > The Next Generation of Made in Italy

Celebrate Italian Research Day and the essence of Made in Italy with a special event presented by the Consulate General of Italy, the Italian Cultural Institute, and ITA – Italian Trade Agency, Los Angeles in collaboration with ISSNAF, the Italian Scientists and Scholars in North America Foundation. Moderated by journalist Veronica Maffei, the panel discussion […]

Read more
Ended Mon Apr 15 2024
screening > Hans Werner Henze. Music, Friendship, Game. (2017) directed by Nina di Majo

The documentary Hans Werner Henze: Music, Friendship, Game directed by Nina di Majo is a journey into the life of German composer Hans Werner Henze (1926-2012), one of the most influential musicians of the late 20th century, acclaimed for his many operas, symphonies, ballets and his commitment to political art. As a young man in […]

Read more
Mon Apr 15 2024Sat Jun 29 2024
Italian classes SPRING 2024 – In person & online

Spring 2024 session: April 16 – June 29 Calendar and schedule For further information and to register please call Ina Cohen at (310) 824 -7408

Read more
Ended Sun Apr 07 2024Sun Apr 07 2024
screening > Smog (1962) directed by Franco Rossi

The new restoration of Smog (1962) directed by Franco Rossi, makes its L.A. debut at the annual UCLA Film & Television Archive Festival of Preservation at the Billy Wilder Theater (Hammer Museum). Introduction by Luca Celada, HFPA and Francesca Santovetti, professor of Italian Studies at the New England Conservancy of Music. In Smog, an Italian attorney […]

Read more
Ended Sat Apr 06 2024Sat Apr 06 2024
special event > An Italian Perspective 2024: Song and Culture

This year’s edition of the Italian Perspective series is a unique opportunity to learn about the influence of Italian song culture throughout various periods, styles, and genres. A program of original plenary lectures and live performances will provide intellectual insight, cultural breadth, and aesthetic experiences – a fascinating journey stimulating the mind and the heart. […]

Read more
Ended Sun Mar 03 2024Sat Mar 09 2024
film festival > Los Angeles, Italia

The 19th Los Angeles Italia Film Festival returns to Hollywood, on the eve of the Oscars 2024, to promote Italy’s long cinematic and artistic legacy and to showcase current Italian productions in the United States. The Festival pays tribute to, among others, director Matteo Garrone, whose latest film Io capitano is nominated in the Best […]

Read more