Highlights /5 events you can't miss in the next 4 weeks

All events / 28 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 4 weeks

Segundo de Chomón Live Musicin 23 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Segundo de Chomón Live Music

Spanish bassoonist John Falcone, students and faculty of the University of Maryland join forces to create freely improvised classical music and accompaniments for the screening of historic films by the legendary director Segundo de Chomón.

Apr 17, 2019

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voicesin 22 days
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voices

The 7th edition of the festival celebrates women filmmakers and features ten films from directors from Chile, Mexico, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Spain and the United States.

Apr 16 – Apr 18, 2019

El Desencantoin 21 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

El Desencanto

The Embassy of Spain, along with writer Aaron Shulman, host a screening of the 1976 Spanish cult classic documentary “El Desencanto,” directed by Jaime Chávarri.

Apr 15, 2019

Rosalía at Coachella 2019in 18 days
  • Music
  • Palm Springs

Rosalía at Coachella 2019

Rising Flamenco singer and pop star Rosalía performs at Coachella 2019.

Apr 12 – Apr 19, 2019

What the Moon Sees by Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatrein 17 days
  • Performing arts
  • Minneapolis

What the Moon Sees by Zorongo Flamenco Dance Theatre

This original contemporary flamenco performance combines the artistic world with the reality of those without homes to show only what the moon sees.

Apr 11 – Apr 14, 2019

The Light of Hope at the Seattle Jewish Film Festivalin 13 days
  • Film
  • Seattle

The Light of Hope at the Seattle Jewish Film Festival

The Seattle Jewish Film Festival presents 11 days of films on Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity, and culture, including “The Light of Hope” by Sílvia Quer.

Apr 7, 2019

Joaquin Rodrigo: An Anniversary Celebration – The Guitar and Beyond: Solo Piano and Piano Duet Musicin 10 days
  • Music
  • New York

Joaquin Rodrigo: An Anniversary Celebration – The Guitar and Beyond: Solo Piano and Piano Duet Music

This concert is part of a city-wide festival focusing on Joaquín Rodrigo, one of the greatest composers of piano music from Spain.

Apr 4, 2019

2019 International Comic Arts Forumin 10 days
  • Literature
  • Iowa City

2019 International Comic Arts Forum

This year International Comic Arts Forum will focus on Spanish, Latin American, and U.S. Latin comics, and will explore the topic of inmigration in comics and cartoonings.

Apr 4 – Apr 6, 2019

A Conversation with Kirmen Uribein 2 days
  • Literature
  • New York

A Conversation with Kirmen Uribe

Lila Zemborain and Marisa Belausteguigoitia host a conversation with writer Kirmen Uribe about his work at NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center.

Mar 27, 2019

La Paloma at the Wallclosing soon
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

La Paloma at the Wall

“La Verbena de la Paloma,” one of the most famous Spanish zarzuelas, is given new life in this version set at Friendship Park, on the Tijuana side of the border between Mexico and the United States.

Mar 23 – Mar 31, 2019

Ibero-American Film Showcase 2019now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Ibero-American Film Showcase 2019

SPAIN arts & culture presents “Los exiliados románticos” as part of the Ibero-American Film Showcase 2019 running March 19–April 11.

Mar 19 – Apr 9, 2019

Blind Housenow
  • Visual arts
  • Detroit

Blind House

“Blind House” is an incisive artwork by collaborative artists Paloma Muñoz and Walter Martin that brings into question our ideals of house and home, privacy, and safety.

Mar 14 – May 3, 2019

Miguel Hernández a plena luznow
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Miguel Hernández a plena luz

This new exhibition presents the remarkable life and death of the youngest member of the Generation of ‘27.

Mar 14 – May 13, 2019

Women Who Rock! at Coolture Impactnow
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Women Who Rock! at Coolture Impact

Coolture Impact presents “Women Who Rock!” in celebration of Women’s month, featuring iconic women in music from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s with works from renowned photographer Norman Seeff.

Mar 8 – Apr 8, 2019

La Nau Gaudí. Artists from Mataró: The Bassat collectionclosing soon
  • Visual arts
  • New York

La Nau Gaudí. Artists from Mataró: The Bassat collection

Contemporary Catalan Art will be shown for the first time at Instituto Cervantes New York.

Mar 7 – Mar 31, 2019

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continentsnow
  • Visual arts
  • Savannah, GA

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents

Jaume Plensa presents large-scale sculptures and installations that use language, history, literature, and psychology to draw attention to the barriers that separate and divide humanity.

Mar 1 – Jun 9, 2019

Spanish Cinema Now+now
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Cinema Now+

The first edition of Spanish Cinema Now+ includes four movies nominated for a Goya, the most important national annual film award, in the category of best new director, showing the new values of Spanish cinema.

Feb 28 – May 29, 2019

Monsters & Myths. Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940snow
  • Visual arts
  • Baltimore

Monsters & Myths. Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s

Nearly 90 Surrealist masterworks of the 1930s and 1940s by artists such as Salvador Dalí, Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, and André Masson are presented through a timely lens –that of war, violence, and exile.

Feb 24 – May 26, 2019

Joan Miró: Birth of the Worldnow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Joan Miró: Birth of the World

This exhibition presents Miró’s signature painting “The Birth of the World” in relation to other major works by the artist, including 60 paintings, works on paper, prints, illustrated books, and objects.

Feb 24 – Jun 15, 2019

César Dezfuli at Or Does it Explode?now
  • Visual arts
  • Grand Rapids, MI

César Dezfuli at Or Does it Explode?

Several artists from Spain, France, and the U.S. present a multimedia group exhibition on the documentation of refugees and forced migration.

Feb 15 – Jun 16, 2019