Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

Food in Federico Fellini’s Drawings | World Week of Italian Cuisine
Food in Federico Fellini’s Drawings | World Week of Italian CuisineThursday, November 21, 2019 → Saturday, February 22, 2020

Featuring works of art by the legendary director, drawn at the table and included in Il libro dei sogni (The Book of Dreams), a journal he kept for about thirty years. Organized in anticipation of next year's celebrations for the 100th anniversary of Fellini's birth (1920 - 2020). Special Spotlight on prosecco DOCG ...

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Nilufar SQUAT Los Angeles
Nilufar SQUAT Los AngelesFriday, December 20, 2019 → Sunday, May 31, 2020

Following the success of its previous editions in Paris, Beirut, Milan, New York and London, Milan's Nilufar Gallery opens the doors of SQUAT Los Angeles. Housed at 830 North Highland Avenue, SQUAT Los Angeles showcases a curated presentation of modern masters and contemporary design: over a period of three months (Dece...

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San Diego Italian Film Festival Monthly Screening Series
San Diego Italian Film Festival Monthly Screening SeriesThursday, January 16, 2020 → Thursday, March 19, 2020

The program for the first three months of 2020 include the following film  MoPa 2019 San Diego Monthly Series Jan 16 Tito e gli alieni by Paola Randi Feb 13 L’ospite by Duccio Chiarini - 7:30 PM Mar 19 Figlia mia by Laura Bispuri   La Paloma 2019 North County Monthly Series Jan 23 A casa tutti bene...

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Italian Genealogy and Italian Citizenship
Italian Genealogy and Italian CitizenshipSaturday, February 15, 2020 → Saturday, February 22, 2020

This two part workshop offers a hands-on approach to researching documents relevant to families that emigrated from Southern Italy to the U.S, and gives basic information on how to begin the process to become an Italian citizen. No knowledge of Italian is needed. Please note that the speaker does not provide any legal...

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Michelangelo - Mind of the Master
Michelangelo - Mind of the MasterTuesday, February 25, 2020 → Sunday, June 07, 2020

Michelangelo was one of the most creative and influential artists in the history of Western art. This exhibition explores the full range of his work as a painter, sculptor, and architect through more than two dozen of his extraordinary drawings, including designs for celebrated projects such as the Sistine Chapel ceiling,...

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Using TPR Storytelling in the Italian Classroom
Using TPR Storytelling in the Italian ClassroomSaturday, February 29, 2020

FREE half day professional development workshop on how to apply the TPRS method for foreign language instruction in the Italian classroom. To register for this free workshop you must RSVP to Hilary Stern hstern@fondazione-italia.org no later than Friday, February 21, 2020. Organized by Fondazione Italia in colla...

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Farm-to-table cooking class with MICHELANGELO PINTO
Farm-to-table cooking class with MICHELANGELO PINTOSaturday, February 29, 2020

A native of Campania, Michelangelo grew up on a farm helping his grandparents, so the concept of farm-to-table food is in his blood! He moved to Los Angeles in 1993, where he landed a job with Antonio Tomassi at il Moro, and later on with Peppe Miele at La Trattoria, where he met his wife Patrizia. Currently, he and his...

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FERRARI Trento DOC. Sparkling par Excellence: Symbol of Italian Luxury
FERRARI Trento DOC. Sparkling par Excellence: Symbol of Italian LuxuryTuesday, March 03, 2020

Discover Italy's Most Awarded Sparkling Wines and the Official Sparkling Wine of Emmy Awards Season: Ferrari Brut Metodo Classico, Ferrari Perlé Metodo Classico 2013, Ferrari Reserva Lunelli Metodo Classico 2006 with Jamie Stewart, brand ambassador of Ferrari Trento DOC in USA. Date: Tuesday, March 3, 2020Plac...

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The Italian Executioners: Italy and the Holocaust, 1943-45.
The Italian Executioners: Italy and the Holocaust, 1943-45.Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Almost 8,000 Jews were deported from Italy during the Holocaust and killed in Auschwitz. About half of them were arrested by Italians: members of the fascist party, police and military forces. Informing was widespread, often motivated by greed and turning in next-door neigbours. In the postwar period the role of Italians...

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Pinuccio Sciola's life, art and masterpieces.
Pinuccio Sciola's life, art and masterpieces. Thursday, March 19, 2020

Presented by Maria Sciola, the daughter of the Artist, the event will explore Pinuccio Sciola's career. Maria Sciola will also give a lecture on March 18 at Chapman University.His first opera Pietrino was made in 1959. A couple of years later, he transformed his native Sardinian village, San Sperate, in an Open Air Mu...

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Zucchero @Saban Theatre
Zucchero @Saban TheatreFriday, April 17, 2020

Credited as the father of Italian blues and boasting over 80 million records sold worldwide, Zucchero is coming back to the United States with a special, intimate performance at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills on April 17, 2020. Largely inspired by gospel, soul, blues and rock music, Zucchero’s musi...

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