Special events

Special events

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

Sanda Miller: A Celebration of her Formidable Legacy

Sanda Miller: A Celebration of her Formidable Legacy

The Romanian Cultural Institute in London hosts, on the International Holocaust  Remembrance Day, a tribute to the Jewish art historian Sanda Miller well known for her authoritative study of the Romanian sculptor Constantin Brâncuși and for her  invaluable contribution to the history of fashion and visual arts....

27/01/2022 @ Romanian Cultural Institute, 1 Belgrave Square, London SW1X 8PH

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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
Ziua Copilului la ICR Londra: Primul eveniment cu public din acest an

Ziua Copilului la ICR Londra: Primul eveniment cu public din acest an

Primul eveniment cu public din acest an este dedicat de ICR Londra copiilor!   Vă așteptăm sâmbătă, 29 mai, de la ora 11.00, să sărbătorim împreună Ziua Copilului, alături de ES Laura Popescu, ambasadorul României la Londra, autoarea Marina Debattista, care va citi din „Dejunul unei...

29/05/2021 @ 1 Belgrave Square & online
Life Histories of Romania’s Looked-After Children: Photo exhibition by Elisabeth Blanchet and Discussion between researchers Mariela Neagu and Luciana Jinga

Life Histories of Romania’s Looked-After Children: Photo exhibition by Elisabeth Blanchet and Discussion between researchers Mariela Neagu and Luciana Jinga

RCI London is launching Today Consequential, a series of talks and events on relevant contemporary topics intersecting several fields of studies: philosophy, sociology, history, political sciences and gender studies among others, setting up a virtual hub for academics, researchers and public intellectuals. The first event revisits the...

12/05/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel

King Michael I of Romania - 100 years since his birth (talk, photo exhibition & concert)

To mark 100 years since the birth of Michael I of Romania (1921-2017), the Romanian Cultural Institute in London is hosting an homage event dedicated to King Michael's extraordinary personality and legacy. On 10 May, celebrating the Royalty Day in Romania, HE Andrew Popper, Master of the Romanian Royal Household, will be delivering a...

10/05/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel
Romanian Classics in English: LIVIU REBREANU (literature, theatre, film & music)

Romanian Classics in English: LIVIU REBREANU (literature, theatre, film & music)

Bringing new resonances to a timeless Romanian writer and his literary works, RCI London is hosting a series of spectacular events dedicated to the renowned novelist Liviu Rebreanu, 10 days boasting a formidable intellectual energy as vibrant and immersive as the folk dance Ciuleandra itself. The syncretic season occasioned by a new translation...

07 - 17/04/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel
Romanian Heritage Season: Action against Neglect, Exploitation and Erasure

Romanian Heritage Season: Action against Neglect, Exploitation and Erasure

A flagship series of events throughout March examining the challenges of heritage conservation and preservation in Romania via the lens of three distinct cultural resources. Initiatives and projects working on safeguarding, reviving and valorising the cultural heritage could ideally be reproduced and their experience converted into good...

10 - 24/03/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel
Romanian Designer Carmen Emanuela Popa at London Fashion Week

Romanian Designer Carmen Emanuela Popa at London Fashion Week

For all the fashion lovers in the world, London Fashion Week is a major event bringing together new aesthetics, visions and names. RCI London has always been a keen promoter of Romanian designers, trying to offer a platform to exhibit their creations. For this edition (19-23 February 2021), held in an online format, RCI London will...

22/02/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel
GENERATION 2020 on the National Culture Day

GENERATION 2020 on the National Culture Day

In an incredibly challenging year, with significantly fewer concerts, festivals, book fairs, exhibitions or other live events, the Romanian Cultural Institute aims at promoting young Romanian artists who took the cultural world by storm last year. Generation 2020 is a rich hybrid of artistic perspectives celebrating the National Culture...

15/01/2021 @ online | Website, Facebook page and YouTube channel
Festive Children's Workshop

Festive Children's Workshop

Join us for a cosy event to hear the beautiful Legend of the Fir Tree, narrated by Iulia Iordan with her Kamishibai theatre-frame and observe how the images help the story unfold. Kamishibai means "paper drama" in Japanese and is an extremely versatile storytelling method, used in non-formal and formal education settings to...

12/12/2020 @ online (Zoom)
2020 National Day Talk: The Saliency of the Past - Some Thoughts on the Romanian Experience by Professor Dennis Deletant

2020 National Day Talk: The Saliency of the Past - Some Thoughts on the Romanian Experience by Professor Dennis Deletant

Every year on Great Union Day, celebrated at the beginning of December, RCI London invites prominent academics to reflect on Romania's past. The 2020 National Day Talk is given by Professor Dennis Deletant OBE, world authority in Romanian studies. The lecture entitled “The Saliency of the Past: Some Thoughts on the Romanian...

01/12/2020 @ online | Facebook page and YouTube channel
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