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

All events / 34 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 4 weeks

There is Water: Art and Sustainable Practices at By the People Festival in 27 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

Mapping Memory: Space and History in 16th-Century Mexico in 26 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

Fair Water: The Water Office in 26 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

Water on the Walls at By the People Festival in 25 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 2019 in 22 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 Festival in 21 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

También la lluvia at Fair Water in 20 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 Perspective in 20 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 Flamenca in 14 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 2019 in 14 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 Pérez in 13 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 2019 in 12 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 Experience in 8 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 Festival in 3 days
  • 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

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar today only
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar

This concert presents the repertoire of two of the most important Spanish composers from the transition of the 18th to the 19th century.

May 24, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago closing soon
  • Music
  • Chicago

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago

Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns to the U.S. to perform “Concierto de Aranjuez” by Joaquín Rodrigo.

May 23 – May 26, 2019

Javier Perianes live with the L.A. Philharmonic last day
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Javier Perianes live with the L.A. Philharmonic

Spanish pianist Javier Perianes returns to the U.S. to perform “Piano Concerto No. 5” by Beethoven.

May 23 – May 24, 2019

Seattle International Film Festival 2019 now
  • 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 Spain now
  • 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 Luzinterruptus now
  • 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