Highlights /4 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

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018in 27 days
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018

SPX (Small Press Expo) 2018, the premier event for indie comics, cartooning and graphic novels, presents Spanish graphic novelist Emma Ríos.

Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2018

Prologuein 26 days
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Prologue

Directed by Maria Litvan with Laia Cabrera and Ignacio García-Bustelo, “Prologue” is a mixed-media performance created as a composition of moments, snapshots into the life and thought of French philosopher and activist Simone Weil.

Sep 14 – Sep 30, 2018

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936in 21 days
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936

Nearly two dozen Surrealist masterpieces comprise the first focused exploration of the small-scale paintings by Salvador Dalí.

Sep 9 – Dec 9, 2018

Dalí’s Aliyah: A Moment in Jewish Historyin 21 days
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Dalí’s Aliyah: A Moment in Jewish History

On view for the first time since its acquisition by the museum in 2017, a rare complete set of the lithographic prints offers a contrasting complement to “Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936.”

Sep 9 – Dec 9, 2018

Antonio Lizana: Flamenco Jazz on Voice and Saxophonein 20 days
  • Music
  • Miami

Antonio Lizana: Flamenco Jazz on Voice and Saxophone

As part of the annual Art Days program, CCEMiami hosts a concert by saxophonist Antonio Lizana, whose jazz is inspired by his passion for Flamenco music.

Sep 8, 2018

NFMLA Film Festival InFocus: Latinx & Hispanic Cinemain 20 days
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

NFMLA Film Festival InFocus: Latinx & Hispanic Cinema

Two Spanish shorts are featured in this year’s Latinx & Hispanic Cinema series presented by NewFilmmakers Los Angeles (NFMLA) and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Sep 8, 2018

Crossroads by Casilda Sánchezin 18 days
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Crossroads by Casilda Sánchez

The exhibition presents the large-scale projections of video artist Sánchez at her first solo show with The Cluster Gallery.

Sep 6 – Sep 26, 2018

CreArt Music Festival 2018in 12 days
  • Music
  • New York

CreArt Music Festival 2018

The festival, directed by Guillermo Laporta and Josefina Urraca, merges classical chamber music with contemporary dance, theater, and immersive sound, light and projection design.

Aug 31 – Sep 2, 2018

Feverin 11 days
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Fever

A selected group Spanish artists participate in an exhibition that explores the different takes on climate change through thought-provoking and poetic interpretations.

Aug 30 – Sep 30, 2018

Step Forward / joining Minds at Burning Man 2018in 7 days
  • Urban Culture
  • Black Rock Desert, NV

Step Forward / joining Minds at Burning Man 2018

The Spanish street theater group Carros de Foc presents “Step Forward / Joining Minds” at the 2018 edition of the Burning Man Festival.

Aug 26 – Sep 3, 2018

Falla! A multimedia performance on Manuel de Falla's worksin 6 days
  • Music
  • New York

Falla! A multimedia performance on Manuel de Falla's works

Perspectives Ensemble, conducted by Ángel Gil-Ordóñez, performs two Manuel de Falla’s masterpieces with animation artist Kevork Mourad.

Aug 25 – Aug 26, 2018

Esperanza Fernández: Un recital de cantein 5 days
  • Music
  • New York

Esperanza Fernández: Un recital de cante

Sevilla-born singer Esperanza Fernández accompanied by guitarist Gabriel Gonzalez presents a night of Flamenco cante at Teatro Circulo’s new recital space.

Aug 24, 2018

Eva Novoa at IBeam Brooklynnow
  • Music
  • New York

Eva Novoa at IBeam Brooklyn

This summer Spanish pianist and composer Eva Novoa performs two concerts with two different bands, one of them being her new trio.

Aug 18 – Sep 14, 2018

Link by Jorge Palaciosnow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Link by Jorge Palacios

The public sculpture entitled “Link” will be installed on Flatiron Plaza North as part of the exhibition “Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum.”

Aug 16 – Nov 6, 2018

Curatorial Residency: Alejandro Alonso Diaznow
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Curatorial Residency: Alejandro Alonso Diaz

Curator Alejandro Alonso Díaz takes part in the residency program of 18th Street Arts Center in Santa Mónica.

Aug 1 – Aug 31, 2018

Sense of Humornow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Sense of Humor

Major works from the “Caprichos” by Francisco de Goya, a series of etchings showing powerful social commentary, are included in the NGA exhibition.

Jul 15 – Jan 6, 2019

Mujeres de Cine Film Series at NOMAnow
  • Film
  • New Orleans

Mujeres de Cine Film Series at NOMA

The New Orleans Museum of Art hosts the “Mujeres de Cine” Film Series, a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Jul 14 – Aug 25, 2018

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metalnow
  • 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

At the Beach: Mariano Fortuny y Marsal and William Merritt Chasenow
  • 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 Madridnow
  • 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