Highlights /5 events you can't miss in the next 2 weeks

All events / 39 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 2 weeks

My Voice / Mi Voz by José Fragosoin 12 days
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

My Voice / Mi Voz by José Fragoso

As part of 2018 Kids Euro Festival, Spanish author and illustrator José Fragoso presents his bilingual children’s book, followed by an illustration workshop.

Nov 3, 2018

Framing Timein 10 days
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Framing Time

The 2018 White Wave Dance Festival premieres “Framing Time” by choreographer and dancer Cesc Gelabert.

Nov 1 – Nov 2, 2018

Pelayo Garrido at the Golden Classical Music Awardsin 9 days
  • Music
  • New York

Pelayo Garrido at the Golden Classical Music Awards

12 year-old Spanish pianist Pelayo Garrido won first place at the Golden Classical Music Awards and plays at the award ceremony at Carnegie Hall.

Oct 31, 2018

Cristina Iglesias on Rachel Whitereadin 4 days
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Cristina Iglesias on Rachel Whiteread

Renowned Spanish sculptor Cristina Iglesias takes part in a conversation on Rachel Whiteread’s exhibition at the National Gallery of Art.

Oct 26, 2018

From Utopia to Queer Utopia by Andrés Senrain 3 days
  • Visual arts
  • New York

From Utopia to Queer Utopia by Andrés Senra

Senra presents his video art works “Auslandia” and “Kommune” in a screening and panel discussion with filmmaker Ruth Somalo.

Oct 25, 2018

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolutionin 3 days
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain’s Involvement in the American Revolution

This joint program of the Embassy of Spain and the National Museum of American History explores various aspects of the global nature of the American Revolution, focusing particularly on the involvement of Spain in the war.

Oct 25, 2018

Catalan Cinema’s Radical Years, 1968–1978in 3 days
  • Film
  • New York

Catalan Cinema’s Radical Years, 1968–1978

The film series traces 10 years of Catalan cinema and includes filmmakers such as Pere Portabella and Antoni Ribas.

Oct 25 – Nov 10, 2018

I Hate New York at NewFest 2018in 3 days
  • Film
  • New York

I Hate New York at NewFest 2018

The film by Gustavo Sánchez premieres at this year’s edition of this leading LGBT New York film festival.

Oct 25 – Oct 26, 2018

Mujer(es)in 3 days
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Mujer(es)

“Mujer(es)” is an all-female Flamenco theatrical performance that explores and celebrates the role of women in all facets of Flamenco.

Oct 25 – Oct 27, 2018

Coolture Impact: A Digital Interactive Cultural Platform in Times Squarein 3 days
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Coolture Impact: A Digital Interactive Cultural Platform in Times Square

Coolture Impact is the largest interactive public art platform that intertwines reality and fantasy on the windows of the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Times Square.

Oct 25 – Nov 24, 2018

Staging Franco's Victory as Reconquest. The 1940 Exposicion de la Hispanidadtomorrow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Staging Franco's Victory as Reconquest. The 1940 Exposicion de la Hispanidad

Dr. Miriam Basilio, Associate Professor of Art History and Museum Studies at NYU, talks about Franco’s imagery in its propaganda campaigns.

Oct 23, 2018

Luzinterruptus: Literature vs. Traffictomorrow
  • Urban Culture
  • Detroit

Luzinterruptus: Literature vs. Traffic

Thousands of discarded books are turned into an illuminated pathway in a large-scale art installation by Spanish undercover art collective Luzinterruptus.

Oct 23, 2018

Lazyboy: a VR installation by Eva Davidova and Daniela Kostovanow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Lazyboy: a VR installation by Eva Davidova and Daniela Kostova

This experimental exhibition features Spanish artist Eva Davidova’s interactive VR project entitled “Narcissus and Drowning Animals.”

Oct 19 – Nov 25, 2018

The Goddesses of Food and I've Seen So Much at UNAFF 2018last day
  • Film
  • San Francisco

The Goddesses of Food and I've Seen So Much at UNAFF 2018

The United Nations Association Film Festival 2018 presents ten days of films and documentaries on human rights from all over the world, including two films with Spanish participation: “The Goddesses of Food” and “I’ve Seen So Much.”

Oct 19 – Oct 22, 2018

Maider López at Festival for the Peopleclosing soon
  • Urban Culture
  • Philadelphia

Maider López at Festival for the People

“Footbal Field” is a video installation by Maider López in which street furniture interfere with the game, suggesting new uses for the square and a new structure for the urban space.

Oct 13 – Oct 28, 2018

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casadonow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

I don’t know why the caged bird sings… by José Carlos Casado

José Carlos Casado’s new public art interactive sculpture will be installed at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem for a year.

Oct 12 – Oct 12, 2019

El Burlador de Sevillaclosing soon
  • Performing arts
  • New York

El Burlador de Sevilla

Teatro Círculo presents a new version of Tirso de Molina’s masterpiece about the legendary and unrepentant Don Juan Tenorio.

Oct 11 – Oct 28, 2018

Mujeres de cine film series 2018now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de cine film series 2018

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Oct 9 – Dec 4, 2018

Balenciaga in Blacknow
  • Design
  • Dallas

Balenciaga in Black

This exhibition presents more than one hundred black handmade costumes and accessories by fashion genius Cristóbal Balenciaga.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019

Goya in Black and Whitenow
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Goya in Black and White

More than 75 of Goya’s works on paper highlight the importance of black and white in the artist’s life and imagination.

Oct 7 – Jan 6, 2019