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

All events / 29 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 4 weeks

There is Water: Art and Sustainable Practices at By the People Festivalin 24 days
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

There is Water: Art and Sustainable Practices at By the People Festival

During the “By the People Festival” and as part of the program “Fair Water: A Right of All,” a panel discussion aims to explore current water-related challenges from an artistic perspective.

Jun 20, 2019

Fair Water: The Water Officein 23 days
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: The Water Office

This series of workshops explores the current debate on global water challenges through artistic practices, presenting art both as a tool of action and a key element to rethink the importance of artistic practices in relation to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

Jun 19 – Jun 30, 2019

Mapping Memory: Space and History in 16th-Century Mexicoin 23 days
  • Heritage
  • Austin

Mapping Memory: Space and History in 16th-Century Mexico

This new exhibition features a selection of maps crafted by local artists as a commission of the King of Spain to deepen his understanding of his territories in the so-called New World.

Jun 19 – Aug 25, 2019

Water on the Walls at By the People Festivalin 22 days
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Water on the Walls at By the People Festival

During the “By the People Festival” and as part of the program “Fair Water: A Right of All,” video art and film screenings aim to explore current water-related challenges from an artistic perspective.

Jun 18, 2019

Festival Flamenco Albuquerque 2019in 19 days
  • Performing arts
  • Albuquerque

Festival Flamenco Albuquerque 2019

In its 32nd edition and with the goal of preserving and promoting Flamenco’s artistry, history, and culture, this Festival brings the finest Flamenco artists to Albuquerque.

Jun 15 – Jun 20, 2019

2019 American Spanish Dance and Music Festivalin 18 days
  • Performing arts
  • Chicago

2019 American Spanish Dance and Music Festival

Ensemble Español presents the elegance and passion of Spain’s dance, music and culture at the 43rd annual American Spanish Dance and Music Festival.

Jun 14 – Jun 16, 2019

Spanish Cinema Now 2019in 18 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Cinema Now 2019

The third edition of Spanish Cinema Now brings to Washington, D.C. a selection of the best recent Spanish films along with several Spanish filmmakers.

Jun 14 – Jun 16, 2019

También la lluvia at Fair Waterin 17 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

También la lluvia at Fair Water

This new program dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, features the screening of “También la Lluvia” by Spanish director Icíar Bollaín.

Jun 13, 2019

Fair Water: A Human Rights and Gender Perspectivein 17 days
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Human Rights and Gender Perspective

This conference addresses the situation of the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, with a particular focus on the USA, while also exploring the links between water and gender equality.

Jun 13, 2019

10th Festival Cumbre Flamencain 11 days
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

10th Festival Cumbre Flamenca

Award-winning dancers Adrián Santana and Águeda Saavedra join guitarist Francisco Vinuesa for a one-night only performance at Broad Stage in Santa Monica.

Jun 7, 2019

Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019in 11 days
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019

Teatro de la Luna presents its 27th Poetry Marathon in Spanish, “La Pluma y la Palabra,” with the participation of Spanish poet Benito del Pliego.

Jun 7 – Jun 8, 2019

Contemporary Dance From Spain: Arnau Pérezin 10 days
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Contemporary Dance From Spain: Arnau Pérez

Contemporary choreographer and dance artist Arnau Pérez presents a site-specific work with students from the Company E Summer Dance Intensive.

Jun 6, 2019

Euroasia Shorts 2019in 9 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Euroasia Shorts 2019

Running May 31–June 7, this year’s edition of “Euroasia Shorts” presents a selection of short films from Europe, Asia, and the United States that will be screened at embassies and cultural centers throughout Washington, D.C.

Jun 5 – Jun 7, 2019

Illusion by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger at Flutter Experiencein 5 days
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Illusion by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger at Flutter Experience

Flutter, a long-term, cross-disciplinary exhibition held within a repurposed 1920s art deco building in Los Angeles features an Immersive Interactive Cinematic Art Installation created by Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger.

Jun 1 – Dec 1, 2019

Path of Miracles at Spoleto Festivalnow
  • Music
  • Charleston

Path of Miracles at Spoleto Festival

The Westminster Choir performs this a-cappella work about the inspiration, travails, and rewards of the Camino de Santiago.

May 27 – May 31, 2019

Seattle International Film Festival 2019now
  • Film
  • Seattle

Seattle International Film Festival 2019

Over 25 days, the 45th edition of the Seattle International Film Festival showcases more than 400 films from nearly 90 countries, including several films from Spain.

May 18 – Jun 9, 2019

Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spainnow
  • Visual arts
  • San Diego

Art & Empire: The Golden Age of Spain

This new exhibition features a diverse selection of more than 100 outstanding works produced by leading artists from Spain and its global territories.

May 18 – Sep 2, 2019

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptusnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptus

Almost a thousand of recycled plastic buckets are turned into a waterfall in a large-scale art installation by Spanish anonymous collective Luzinterruptus.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Waternow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Water

This new photo exhibition shows how projects focused on providing water and sanitation services can impact local communities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

May 15 – Sep 27, 2019

Fair Water: A Right of Allnow
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Right of All

This new program is dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, and will include a series of events running from May to September.

May 15 – Sep 27, 2019