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

  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Around Spanish Contemporary Women Sculpture. The Work of Blanca Muñoz

On the occasion of NMWA’s new exhibit, sculptor Blanca Muñoz will discuss her work and her insights into the women sculpture scene of Spain in a conversation with associate curator Virginia Treanor and Sofía Barroso, president of Around Art in Madrid.

June 25, 2018

  • Visual arts
  • San Antonio

Spain: 500 Years of Spanish Painting from the Museums of Madrid

This exhibition features more than 40 masterpieces of Spanish painting drawn from major collections in Madrid, including the Prado, San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum, and the Reina Sofia, complemented by a select group of works from American museums.

June 23 – September 16, 2018

  • Architecture
  • Los Angeles

Spanish architects at Environment[al]

With works by Spanish architects Izaskun Chinchilla, Enric Ruiz Geli, and Carme Pinós among others, this group exhibition examines contemporary attitudes toward the environment in a post-digital context.

June 15 – August 26, 2018

  • Visual arts
  • Boston

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

This traveling exhibition is the first major presentation of Spanish neuroscientist’s pioneering drawings of the brain and brain cells, and also features contemporary visualizations that illuminate the impact of Cajal’s early work on modern day neuroscience.

May 3 – December 31, 2018

  • Visual arts
  • New Orleans

Recovered Memories: Spain, New Orleans, and the Support for the American Revolution

As part of the 300th Anniversary of New Orleans, The Cabildo’s exhibit provides the visitor with an engaging and carefully documented survey of Spain’s contribution to the founding of the United States.

April 21 – July 8, 2018

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Daniel del Pino at the 2018 Newport Music Festivalin 20 days
  • Music
  • Providence

Daniel del Pino at the 2018 Newport Music Festival

The Spanish pianist and Festival favorite, Daniel del Pino, returns to the Newport Music Festival to lead the Spanish Morning concert at The Elms.

Jul 10, 2018

Alex Conde: Flamenco Jazz Nightin 8 days
  • Music
  • New York

Alex Conde: Flamenco Jazz Night

Flamenco and jazz pianist Alex Conde presents his new album ”Origins” in collaboration with singers, dancers and musicians from Spain and the U.S.

Jun 28, 2018

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metalin 8 days
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metal

“Heavy Metal,” the fifth installment in NMWA’s Women to Watch exhibition series, showcases contemporary artists working in metal, and includes works by Spanish sculptor Blanca Muñoz.

Jun 28 – Sep 16, 2018

Chano Domínguez Trio in New Yorkin 6 days
  • Music
  • New York

Chano Domínguez Trio in New York

Jazzist Chano Domínguez brings his Jazz-Flamenco fusion to the High Line Ballroom with Pablo Ziegler Trio.

Jun 26, 2018

Around Spanish Contemporary Women Sculpture. The Work of Blanca Muñozin 5 days
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Around Spanish Contemporary Women Sculpture. The Work of Blanca Muñoz

On the occasion of NMWA’s new exhibit, sculptor Blanca Muñoz will discuss her work and her insights into the women sculpture scene of Spain in a conversation with associate curator Virginia Treanor and Sofía Barroso, president of Around Art in Madrid.

Jun 25, 2018

Don Quixote at the American Ballet Theatrein 5 days
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Don Quixote at the American Ballet Theatre

Cervantes returns to the ABT with “Don Quixote,” choreographed by masters Gorsky and Petipa and composed by Minkus.

Jun 25 – Jun 30, 2018

At the Beach: Mariano Fortuny y Marsal and William Merritt Chasein 4 days
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

At the Beach: Mariano Fortuny y Marsal and William Merritt Chase

The Meadows Museum presents a focused summer exhibition pairing its recent acquisition “Beach at Portici” (1874), by Mariano Fortuny y Marsal, with a loan from the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, “Idle Hours” (1894), by William Merritt Chase.

Jun 24 – Sep 16, 2018

Spain: 500 Years of Spanish Painting from the Museums of Madridin 3 days
  • Visual arts
  • San Antonio

Spain: 500 Years of Spanish Painting from the Museums of Madrid

This exhibition features more than 40 masterpieces of Spanish painting drawn from major collections in Madrid, including the Prado, San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum, and the Reina Sofia, complemented by a select group of works from American museums.

Jun 23 – Sep 16, 2018

Perfect Strangers and Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle at LALIFFtomorrow
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

Perfect Strangers and Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle at LALIFF

The 2018 edition of LALIFF (Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival), presented by the Latino Film Institute, brings to LA the acclaimed Spanish films “Perfect Strangers” and “Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle.”

Jun 21 – Jun 24, 2018

The Silence of Others at the Human Rights Watch Film Festivallast day
  • Film
  • New York

The Silence of Others at the Human Rights Watch Film Festival

Winner of the Berlinale Audience Award, “The Silence of Others” reveals the enduring struggle of victims of Spain’s 40-year dictatorship under Franco.

Jun 19 – Jun 20, 2018

Anthology’s Essential Cinema: Luis Buñuelclosing soon
  • Film
  • New York

Anthology’s Essential Cinema: Luis Buñuel

Buñuel’s masterpieces come to New York City at Anthology Film Archives as part of their “Essential Cinema” series.

Jun 17 – Jun 21, 2018

Clyde Butcher: Visions of Dalí's Spainnow
  • Visual arts
  • Tampa

Clyde Butcher: Visions of Dalí's Spain

The exhibition features 41 photos that take viewers on a journey through Dalí’s beloved Catalonian coastline, with images ranging from an intimate 2 feet to a panoramic 8 feet in width.

Jun 16 – Nov 25, 2018

Spanish architects at Environment[al]now
  • Architecture
  • Los Angeles

Spanish architects at Environment[al]

With works by Spanish architects Izaskun Chinchilla, Enric Ruiz Geli, and Carme Pinós among others, this group exhibition examines contemporary attitudes toward the environment in a post-digital context.

Jun 15 – Aug 26, 2018

Lorca + Ochoa: The musical artnow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Lorca + Ochoa: The musical art

The exhibition features Enrique Ochoa’s work inspired by García Lorca’s “Romancero Gitano.”

Jun 14 – Jul 8, 2018

Jordi Alcaraz: defying boundariesnow
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Jordi Alcaraz: defying boundaries

Jack Rutberg Fine Arts presents a provocative exhibition of works by the celebrated contemporary artist Jordi Alcaraz.

Jun 2 – Aug 31, 2018

Tango & Flamenco Fusion at Thalia Spanish Theatrenow
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Tango & Flamenco Fusion at Thalia Spanish Theatre

Spanish Flamenco singer Diego Amador and Latin Grammy Winner Raúl Jaurena present a unique fusion of the two most characteristic manifestations in music and dance from Spain and Latin America.

May 11 – Jul 1, 2018

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajalnow
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

This traveling exhibition is the first major presentation of Spanish neuroscientist’s pioneering drawings of the brain and brain cells, and also features contemporary visualizations that illuminate the impact of Cajal’s early work on modern day neuroscience.

May 3 – Dec 31, 2018

Recovered Memories: Spain, New Orleans, and the Support for the American Revolutionnow
  • Visual arts
  • New Orleans

Recovered Memories: Spain, New Orleans, and the Support for the American Revolution

As part of the 300th Anniversary of New Orleans, The Cabildo’s exhibit provides the visitor with an engaging and carefully documented survey of Spain’s contribution to the founding of the United States.

Apr 21 – Jul 8, 2018

2018 AIANY Design Awards exhibition: Miguel Quismondonow
  • Architecture
  • New York

2018 AIANY Design Awards exhibition: Miguel Quismondo

Spanish architect Miguel Quismondo has been awarded the Honor in Architecture for the project Magazzino Italian Art on view at the Center for Architecture.

Apr 20 – Jun 27, 2018

New Work: LANZA Ateliernow
  • Architecture
  • San Francisco

New Work: LANZA Atelier

Architecture firm LANZA atelier introduces three projects in this new edition of “New Work,” a series that SFMOMA has developed to provide a platform for experimentation.

Mar 31 – Jul 29, 2018