Events starting in October 2016

Events 33–48 of 56

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.
  • Heritage
  • Santa Barbara

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.

An interactive look at Spain’s architectural and urban cultural legacy in the United States.

Oct 20 – Apr 10, 2017

Gastón García Marinozzi: Viaje al fin de la memoria
  • Literature
  • New York

Gastón García Marinozzi: Viaje al fin de la memoria

The author presents his new book “Journey to the end of Memory” with Esther Allen and Juan José Herrera de la Muela at Instituto Cervantes New York.

Oct 20, 2016

The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes

The Library of Congress celebrates Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra with the lecture entitled “The Life and Work of Miguel de Cervantes” by professor Hernán Sánchez Martínez.

Oct 21, 2016

Txemi Parra: La familia bien, gracias
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Txemi Parra: La familia bien, gracias

Txemi Parra retraces his life and the role of his family in the stand-up comedy “La familia bien, gracias.”

Oct 21, 2016

Tomatito U.S. Tour in Los Angeles
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Tomatito U.S. Tour in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles International Flamenco Festival is proud to bring José Fernández Torres, better known as Tomatito, a living legend and one of today’s most-admired flamenco guitarists.

Oct 21, 2016

Diego el Cigala U.S. Tour in Boston
  • Music
  • Boston

Diego el Cigala U.S. Tour in Boston

Flamenco singer Diego el Cigala tours the U.S. to perform selections from a new, emotionally-charged recording.

Oct 21, 2016

Adam Levin: Masters of Spanish Guitar
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Adam Levin: Masters of Spanish Guitar

Acclaimed American guitarist Adam Levin presents an evening of classical guitar music featuring some of Spain’s most gifted composers alive today.

Oct 22, 2016

Into the Mud at Screamfest
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

Into the Mud at Screamfest

Short film Into the Mud, directed by Pablo Sanchez Pastor, premieres at Screamfest, the largest and most long running horror film festival in the United States.

Oct 22, 2016

Diego el Cigala U.S. Tour in New York
  • Music
  • New York

Diego el Cigala U.S. Tour in New York

Debuting a new 11-piece band featuring a horn section, backing salsa vocalists and Latin percussion, Flamenco singer Diego el Cigala presents his new album “Indestructible” at The Town Hall.

Oct 22, 2016

Girl Gets Girl at NewFest 2016
  • Film
  • New York

Girl Gets Girl at NewFest 2016

Directed by Sonia Sebastián, the film will have its New York Premiere at NewFest 2016, New York’s LBGT Film Festival.

Oct 23, 2016

Eat Spain Up!
  • Culinary Arts
  • New York

Eat Spain Up!

Eat Spain Up! is a cultural event that brings short film screenings, roundtable discussions with food culture experts, and a full tasting of specialties from Madrid, Burgos and Extremadura.

Oct 24 – Oct 28, 2016

Tribute to Nicolás Sánchez Albornoz
  • Heritage
  • New York

Tribute to Nicolás Sánchez Albornoz

Homage to the historian who will be present to discuss his long journey and its intrinsic ties to the history of Spain.

Oct 25, 2016

Objects of Desire: The Films of Luis Buñuel
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Objects of Desire: The Films of Luis Buñuel

This retrospective includes more than 20 of Buñuel’s most accomplished films, both canonical screen classics and underappreciated rarities.

Oct 27 – Nov 23, 2016

Alternativas/Alternatives – XIII Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism
  • Architecture
  • New York

Alternativas/Alternatives – XIII Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism

The thirteenth Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (XIII BEAU) will be exhibited for the first time in the United States in Cooper Union’s Arthur A. Houghton Jr. Gallery.

Oct 27 – Dec 3, 2016

Conversations in Culture: Eating up Don Quixote
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Conversations in Culture: Eating up Don Quixote

An evening of reading and feasting on Cervantes’ masterpiece, reproduced for the occasion on a fully edible format by chef Firo Vázquez.

Oct 27, 2016

The Orchid at #fivefilms4Freedom in DC
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

The Orchid at #fivefilms4Freedom in DC

Screening of short film “The Orchid” directed by Ferran Navarro-Beltrán, as part of #fiveFilms4Freedom, the world’s first and largest digital LGBT film festival.

Oct 27, 2016