CHRISTMAS DINNER 2019
09/12/2019 7.00-10:00 PM
RADICI, 30 Almeida Street, Islington, London N1 1AD
Come and celebrate the festive season with friends and fellow members of The British-Italian Society at Radici restaurant in Islington!...
THE ARCHIPELAGO: ITALY SINCE 1945, a talk by Professor John Foot
13/11/2019 7.00-9.00 PM
University College London, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK
Italy emerged from the Second World War in ruins. Divided, invaded and economically broken, it was a nation that some...
Leconfield Lecture 2019 - Orazio and Artemisia Gentileschi: Two Italian Artists at the Court of Charles I, a talk by Dr Gabriele Finaldi
24/10/2019 7.00-9.00 pm
Chancellor's Hall, Senate House, University of London, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU
By the time Orazio Gentileschi came to London, he already had an international career. Unlike Guercino, who was reluctant to...
Visit to 68 Dean Street, Soho’s Georgian House of Secrets, hosted by David Bieda
25/09/2019 7.00-9.00 PM
68 Dean Street, London, UK
The Georgian period (1713-1830) is regarded as the greatest period of English architecture. However most of London's Georgian houses date...
A Visit to the British Library to view the Exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: A Mind in Motion With an introductory talk by Co-Curator Stephen Parkin
05/07/2019 4.00-5.30 PM
British Library, Euston Road, London, UK
To mark the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, The British Library has brought together highlights from...
The British-Italian Society's Annual General Meeting followed by ROOMS AND VIEWS: FILMING IN FLORENCE WITH MERCHANT IVORY, a talk by Sarah Quill
20/06/2019 6.30-9.00 PM
Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, UK
~ Charles de Chassiron Memorial Lecture ~ Rooms and Views: Filming in Florence with Merchant Ivory A Room with a...
Songs of Venice
09/05/2019 7.00-9.00 PM
The University Women's Club, Audley Square, London, UK
Please join us for what promises to be a very enjoyable evening of music with a Venetian theme. Two exceptionally...
Last Supper in Pompei A talk by Dr Paul Roberts
02/04/2019 7.00-9.00 pm
Oxford and Cambridge Club, Pall Mall, London, UK
For the Romans life meant getting together to eat and drink, in a pub or at a banquet. Last Supper...
Caroline Moorehead in Conversation with Susan Kikoler about A Bold and Dangerous Family
13/03/2019 7.00-9.00 pm
Queen Alexandra’s House, Bremner Road, Kensington Gore, London SW7 2QT
A Bold and Dangerous Family is the third volume in a quartet about the Resistance before and during World War...