“When we get to Rome, I'll buy you a jacket in a fantastic place, at Battistoni's,” said Jude Law to Matt Damon in “The Talented Mr. Ripley,” a film that revels in the dolce vita of Americans in Rome in the 1960s. It's a dolce vita that unspooled not only at the cafè tables of Via Veneto but in the boutiques of Via Condotti. It was on that street,...

Thursday, September 06, 2018 - 6:30 pm PST. Organized by the Italian Cultural Institute Los Angeles in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute Montréal. Entrance: Free. Location: Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Los Angeles - 1023 Hilgard Avenue - Los Angeles, CA 90024 This special concert by the duo TWO For NEW featuring saxophonist Giova...

In conjunction with the Rossini Opera Festival ROF (August 11-23), a yearly international music festival held in August in Pesaro, the birthplace of Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868), and on the occasion of 150th anniversary of the composer's death, the IIC will host three outdoor screenings of operas from the stages of the ROF. La scala di seta (The S...

In conjuction with the Rossini Opera Festival (ROF), a yearly international music festival held in August in Pesaro, the birthplace of Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868), and on the occasion of 150th anniversary of the composer's death, the IIC will host an outdoor screening of La scala di Seta.  This sparkling 1812 farsa comica in one act weaves a burl...

"Not an artist - Toyboyz Edition" è la mostra che sarà inaugurata domani, mercoledì 6 giugno, negli spazi dell’Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Los Angeles, che l’ha organizzata insieme allo IED - Istituto Europeo di Design. La mostra, in programma sino al 20 settembre, indaga il fenomeno artistico del Toy Design attraverso il lavoro di quattro illu...

Il LACMA di Los Angeles, in collaborazione con la National Gallery of Art di Washington, presenta "The chiaroscuro woodcut in Renaissance Italy" ovvero "Il chiaroscuro nelle incisioni rinascimentali italiane", una mostra di circa cento xilografie, la prima negli Stati Uniti, ad esplorare più approfonditamente la prospettiva e l'arte dell'incisione...

When: Saturday, May 19, 2018 From 10:00 am To 1:30 pm - Where: Italian Cultural Institute of Los angeles - Organized by: IIC & Lingua Viva - Entrance: Fee $105 *To register please call (310) 824-7408 or email classes.iicla@esteri.it Back by Popular Demand! Millions of Americans identify themselves as having Italian ancestry. If you’re one of them,...

Gli “expat” della ricerca italiana oltre Atlantico celebrano il loro lavoro grazie a eventi aperti al pubblico che hanno luogo presso le Ambasciate di Washington e Pechino e nei Consolati e Istituti italiani di cultura di New York, Los Angeles e San Francisco. È in tal modo che ISSNAF (www.issnaf.org), la fondazione che riunisce 4.000 scienziati it...

When: Wednesday, May 16, 2018 At 6:30 pm - Where: IIC Los Angeles -  Organized by : IIC, Sky TV - Entrance : Free West Coast Premiere of the documentary about the life, works and struggles of Michelangelo Merisi from Caravaggio, whose existence, no less than his art, was characterized by lights and shadows, genius and intemperance. Introduction by...

Monday, April 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm. Organized by IIC Los Angeles in collaboration with UC Irvine and ISSNAF. Free entrance. Location: IIC Los Angeles - 1023 Hilgard Avenue - Los Angeles, CA 90024 - USA. Emiliana Borrelli, Professor of Microbiology & Molecular Genetics at UC Irvine School of Medicine, will discuss her work and research activity, whic...