Istituto Di Cultura - Los Angeles

Events

Cinema Little Italy - Firehouse Museum Series
Cinema Little Italy - Firehouse Museum SeriesTuesday, October 01, 2019 → Saturday, May 30, 2020

Cinema Little Italy presents The Firehouse Museum Series, a selection of Italian films with English subtitles. Screenings from the first Saturday night of each month (with a couple of exceptions noted on the schedule) October through May. The films are shown in the Firehouse Museum Theater at 1572 Columbia Stre...

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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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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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LIFE AS A SCIENTIST - The Faces of “100 Female Experts” Project
LIFE AS A SCIENTIST - The Faces of “100 Female Experts” ProjectWednesday, February 26, 2020 → Wednesday, April 15, 2020

In anticipation of International Women's Day (March 8) and of Italian Research Day (April 15) , the Italian Cultural Institute in Los Angeles hosts the photographic exhibition Life as a Scientist - The Faces of “100 Female Experts” Project organized with the Bracco Foundation and under the auspices of the C...

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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 and Michael Young, CA State Man...

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“SUPERDESIGN” | Film Screening & Discussion
“SUPERDESIGN” | Film Screening & DiscussionSaturday, March 07, 2020

Film Screening of SuperDesign directed by Francesca Molteni, (Italy, 2017, 62‘).SuperDesign retraces the history and heritage of Italy’s Radical Design Movement through the perspectives of leading figures such as Franco Audrito, Andrea Branzi, Alessandro Mendini, and Gaetano Pesce. The movement emerged in the revol...

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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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Eros Ramazzotti - VITA CE N’È WORLD TOUR @The Forum
Eros Ramazzotti - VITA CE N’È WORLD TOUR @The ForumFriday, March 13, 2020

Italian artist Eros Ramazzotti is bringing the songs of his new VITA CE N'È album to Los Angeles. He will also perform the smash hits that made him famous and with which he won millions of fans during his more than 30-year career. TICKETS    Organized by Live Nation with the promotional assistance of IIC Los Angeles

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Pinuccio Sciola: Life, Art and Masterpieces.
Pinuccio Sciola: Life, Art and Masterpieces. Thursday, March 19, 2020

Maria Sciola will talk about the life and career of her father, Sardinian artist Pinuccio Sciola who in the 1960s transformed his native village, San Sperate, in an Open Air Museum inspired by his social and artistic experience of murals. Sciola also created “pietre sonore” or "sounding stones": large sculptures...

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MEET THE DESIGNERS: PIO&TITO TOSO | Italian Design Day 2020
MEET THE DESIGNERS: PIO&TITO TOSO | Italian Design Day 2020Thursday, March 26, 2020 → Saturday, March 28, 2020

On the occasion of the fourth annual ITALIAN DESIGN DAY, a special initiative launched by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation to promote contemporary Italian Design in the world, meet the 2020 Ambassadors of Italian Design, Venetian brothers Pio and Tito Toso of PIO&TITOTOSO DESIGN, a st...

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AAIS AATI ANNUAL CONFERENCE
AAIS AATI ANNUAL CONFERENCEThursday, March 26, 2020 → Sunday, March 29, 2020

Third joint conference of the American Association for Italian Studies AAIS and the American Association of Teachers of Italian AATI with sessions and round tables that approach Italian Studies through interdisciplinary lenses and represent a wide range of interests and time periods.

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NEW MEXICO ITALIAN  FILM & CULTURE FESTIVAL
NEW MEXICO ITALIAN FILM & CULTURE FESTIVALTuesday, March 31, 2020 → Sunday, April 05, 2020

Now in its 13th year, the Festival is an annual week-long celebration showcasing the best of Italian cinema and the richness of Italian culture and tradition. While the centerpiece of the festival is film, surrounding events feature Italian art, food, wine, music and more. Proceeds from the event go to selected organizations...

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