Special events

Special events

Conferences, exhibitions, and diplomatic events that make our programme even more flavourful and diverse. 

Ageing Buildings | Ageing Bodies: Romania at the London Festival of Architecture 2021

Ageing Buildings | Ageing Bodies: Romania at the London Festival of Architecture 2021

The interdisciplinary project "Ageing Buildings | Ageing Bodies", selected for London Festival of Architecture (LFA), has at its core two Romanian anthropologists, Dr Maria Șalaru (UCL) and Dr Gabriela Nicolescu (University of Oxford, School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography) who encourage a new approach towards caring for...

02 - 22/06/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel

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Salut! RCI London's Online Romanian Classes are Back

Salut! RCI London's Online Romanian Classes are Back

More than 500 people signed up for the first module of the online Romanian language classes which ran between May and July and we are delighted to announce that we are back this autumn. We are again inviting adults and children alike to discover the beauty of our Romance language through a completely free module, taking place online, in a...

26/09 - 18/12/2020 @ online
Open House – A Warm Welcome Back

Open House – A Warm Welcome Back

As the world is taking cautious steps towards the ‘new normal’ in the wake of the pandemic by reopening venues and cultural spaces, we follow in with our first public event after lockdown. The Romanian Cultural Institute is delighted to be reopening its doors and welcoming visitors for Open House, the annual festival celebrating the...

19 - 20/09/2020 @ RCI London
Salut! Free Romanian Classes Online

Salut! Free Romanian Classes Online

Update: those who didn't get a place in the Zoom online classes can still watch them live on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGVtNp0zjCR8GNXg6MP4VcQ/videos  The Romanian Cultural Institute in London is inviting adults and children alike to explore this beautiful Romance language through a completely free module, lasting...

17/09/2020 @ online
‘TIME FOR CHANGE’: Romanian Designers Debut at London Design Festival

‘TIME FOR CHANGE’: Romanian Designers Debut at London Design Festival

We are delighted to announce that seven Romanian designers will be participating at the London Design Festival taking place between 12-20 September. Romania’s first collaboration with the festival is presented under the title ‘Time for Change’, in a partnership with Romanian Design Week focusing on contemporary art inspired by...

12 - 20/09/2020 @ online
Panel #LFADigital2020: Connecting and Collecting. Library on Stage

Panel #LFADigital2020: Connecting and Collecting. Library on Stage

Public libraries are much more than knowledge providers; they’ve become platforms for creating and sharing, places for meaningful connections. How can the design process encourage community involvement, build a sense of belonging for its users and promote civic engagement? The Romanian Cultural Institute in London will host an online...

25/06/2020 @ RCI London youtube channel
In Memoriam Mihnea Constantinescu

In Memoriam Mihnea Constantinescu

The Embassy of Romania in the United Kingdom and the Romanian Cultural Institute in London invite you to discover one of the most important personalities of post-communist Romania, the diplomat Mihnea Constantinescu. Mihnea Constantinescu (1961-2018) was the senior civil servant whose legacy includes the consolidation of the strategic...

14/02/2020 @ Romanian Cultural Institute London
International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust 2020: Exhibition & Concert

International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust 2020: Exhibition & Concert

The Embassy of Romania in the United Kingdom and the Romanian Cultural Institute in London in partnership with B'nai B'rith UK are marking the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust with an event of remembrance and reflexion. The evening includes the opening of the exhibition “Romanian...

29/01 - 14/02/2020 @ Romanian Cultural Institute
A Celebration of the Romanian Artistic Community in the UK on the National Culture Day (Panel and Exhibition)

A Celebration of the Romanian Artistic Community in the UK on the National Culture Day (Panel and Exhibition)

We mark Romania's National Culture Day with a special event that celebrates the vibrant Romanian artistic community in the UK. Come and meet the artists featured in RCI's "Twelve Months, Twelve Creators" programme, discover the fascinating stories of much-admired UK-based Romanian creators in a panel discussion moderated by...

15/01/2020 @ RCI London
HRH The Prince of Wales marked 30 years since the Romanian Revolution at the Romanian Cultural Institute in London

HRH The Prince of Wales marked 30 years since the Romanian Revolution at the Romanian Cultural Institute in London

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales opened, along with His Excellency Dan Mihalache, Romania’s Ambassador in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, the photo exhibition “Apertures of a Revolution”, organised by the Romanian Cultural Institute in London in partnership with the Embassy of Romania and the...

13/12/2019 @ Romanian Cultural Institute

What Is ‘National’ about the National Day? Romania between Historical Context and Political Project. Talk by Radu Cinpoeș.

Each year, to celebrate Romania’s National Day, we invite a Romanian academic to take a fresh look at an aspect of Romanian history. In 2018, Dr Marius Turda of Oxford Brookes University gave the first lecture entitled ‘Greater Romania 1918: Some Historical Reflections’. The second talk in the series will be given by Dr...

01/12/2019 @ RCI London
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