Simon Gammell

    Simon Gammell is director of The British Institute of Florence.

    Articles by the author

    THINGS TO DO

    Tishani Doshi: the dancing poet

    Tishani Doshi talks about her novel, Small Days and Nights, ahead of her performance at The British Institute on June 28.

    COMMUNITY

    The future of Florence: a report by The British Institute

    It’s the spring of 2030, 08:00 on a sunny Wednesday morning, and you’ve stopped by an elegant café on a pedestrianised section of the lungarno near the Ponte alle Grazie. ...

    ART + CULTURE

    The next adventure

    The British Institute of Florence was founded at a time of global crisis: the First World War.   In 1915, following extended negotiations, Italy had finally entered the war, siding ...

    LIGHT MODE
    DARK MODE