Events starting in April 2016

Events 1–16 of 25

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail
  • Heritage
  • Albuquerque

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail

A project that explores the Spanish heritage in the Southwest of the US, a route that linked the colonial outposts of New Mexico and California.

Apr 1 – Sep 30, 2016

Hinds 2016 U.S. Tour in Los Angeles
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

Hinds 2016 U.S. Tour in Los Angeles

The all-female Madrid-based band Hinds is back in the U.S. to present their album Leave Me Alone.

Apr 1, 2016

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in New York
  • Music
  • New York

Uxía & Narf 2016 U.S. Tour in New York

Uxía & Narf, two of the most important and influential artists from Galicia, Spain, tour the U.S. for the first time with Ballads of the Imaginary Galicia.

Apr 2, 2016

The Art of Conservation: Protecting & Preserving our Cultural Heritage
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

The Art of Conservation: Protecting & Preserving our Cultural Heritage

A EUNIC Washington D.C. conference on the critical role of conservation and restoration in the preservation of our rich cultural heritage.

Apr 4, 2016

A reading with Manuel Vilas and Ana merino
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

A reading with Manuel Vilas and Ana merino

As part of their three-week residency at Dickinson College, award-winning Spanish writers Ana Merino and Manuel Vilas will read from their works and discuss the state of Spanish poetry and literature.

Apr 6, 2016

Stockholm at AACIA Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Stockholm at AACIA Film Showcase

SPAIN arts & culture presents this romantic drama by Rodrigo Sorogoyen as part of the Ibero-American Film Showcase 2016.

Apr 6, 2016

35th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Minneapolis

35th Annual Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

The Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival, Minnesota’s premiere annual showcase of international independent cinema reaches its 35th edition.

Apr 7 – Apr 23, 2016

Festival of New Spanish Cinema 2016 in Puerto Rico
  • Film
  • San Juan, PR

Festival of New Spanish Cinema 2016 in Puerto Rico

The official traveling festival about the new trends in Spanish Cinema returns to San Juan as part of the 7th Festival de Cine Europeo de Puerto Rico.

Apr 7 – Apr 13, 2016

Celebration of Mario Vargas Llosa
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Celebration of Mario Vargas Llosa

A Library of Congress celebration of the life and work of Peruvian-Spanish author Mario Vargas Llosa on the occasion of the conferral of The Library of Congress Living Legend Award.

Apr 11, 2016

Robert B. Church III Lecture Series: Fuzzy Bounded
  • Architecture
  • Knoxville, TN

Robert B. Church III Lecture Series: Fuzzy Bounded

Lecture by María Hurtado de Mendoza, co-founder of estudio.entresitio and associate professor at New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Apr 11, 2016

Celebrating Cervantes: A Dialogue between Edith Grossman and William Egginton
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Celebrating Cervantes: A Dialogue between Edith Grossman and William Egginton

On the occasion of the 400 anniversary of Cervantes’ death, renowned translator Edith Grossman and literary scholar William Egginton will discuss the author’s life, works and influence on world literature.

Apr 12, 2016

Pepe Gimeno: Hushed Writing
  • Design
  • Miami

Pepe Gimeno: Hushed Writing

Spanish graphic designer Pepe Gimeno had the idea of constructing a book with no single intelligible word.

Apr 14 – Jul 29, 2016

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

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

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

Apr 14 – Jul 23, 2016

La Novia, Argentina and Marshland at FILMFEST DC
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

La Novia, Argentina and Marshland at FILMFEST DC

Filmfest DC celebrates its 30th anniversary with a new lineup of features, documentaries, and shorts representing the best cinema from around the globe.

Apr 14 – Apr 24, 2016

Cervantes and Shakespeare: A Transnational Conversation
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Cervantes and Shakespeare: A Transnational Conversation

A Joint Cervantes Symposium / Early Modern Studies Symposium.

Apr 14 – Apr 16, 2016

Hilary Hahn plays Antón García Abril
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Hilary Hahn plays Antón García Abril

Grammy-winning violinist premieres a set of new works by Spanish composer Antón García Abril.

Apr 19, 2016