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...
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...
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...