Events starting in September 2016

Events 1–16 of 38

Spanish Illustrators: The Color of Optimism
  • Visual arts
  • Miami

Spanish Illustrators: The Color of Optimism

An exhibition on a young generation of Spanish illustrators who represent a global reference for their creativity.

Sep 1 – Oct 16, 2016

U.S. theatrical premiere of Guerín’s The Academy of Muses
  • Film
  • New York

U.S. theatrical premiere of Guerín’s The Academy of Muses

The premiere of José Luis Guerín’s The Academy of Muses runs September 2 through 13 at Anthology Film Archives in New York, with the filmmaker in attendance on September 6 and 8 at 7 pm.

Sep 2 – Sep 13, 2016

Ciné-Concert: The Early Animation of Segundo de Chomón
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Ciné-Concert: The Early Animation of Segundo de Chomón

A special program featuring Le Spectre Rouge (1907), La Guerra e il Sogno di Momi (1917), and Lulù (1923) with new scores composed and performed by Virginia Guastella.

Sep 4, 2016

Tribute to Cervantes and Granados: Spanish Music by Duo Belcorde
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Tribute to Cervantes and Granados: Spanish Music by Duo Belcorde

A musical tribute to both Spanish celebrities in the forth centenary of the writer´s death and the centenary of the composer’s death.

Sep 6, 2016

From Doodles to Pixels: Over a Hundred Years of Spanish Animation
  • Film
  • New York

From Doodles to Pixels: Over a Hundred Years of Spanish Animation

This major retrospective of the little-known art and industry of Spanish animation comprises eight programs featuring historic work from 1908 through the end of the dictatorship, in 1975.

Sep 7 – Sep 15, 2016

Cervantes: El último Quijote (The Last Quixote)
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Cervantes: El último Quijote (The Last Quixote)

Directed by Jose Luis Arellano, this world premiere explores the last and most creative years of Cervantes’s life in a contemporary, entertaining format.

Sep 8 – Oct 2, 2016

Re:NEW Festival
  • Visual arts
  • Pittsburgh

Re:NEW Festival

A month-long celebration of creative recycling, transformation and sustainability in Pittsburgh, featuring an international Drap-Art exhibition.

Sep 9 – Oct 9, 2016

Jordi Casanovas at the Library of Congress
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Jordi Casanovas at the Library of Congress

Miguel de Cervantes is a big mystery to all of us: How did he manage to write the first modern novel, El Quixote? Why did he start writing again at an age when most people were retired?

Sep 9, 2016

Tribute to Cervantes and Granados: Spanish Music by Duo Belcorde
  • Music
  • Miami

Tribute to Cervantes and Granados: Spanish Music by Duo Belcorde

A musical tribute to both Spanish celebrities in the fourth centenary of the writer’s death and the centenary of the composer’s death.

Sep 9, 2016

Juan Genovés at Marlborough Gallery
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Juan Genovés at Marlborough Gallery

Marlborough Gallery presents an exhibition of new paintings by the renowned Spanish artist Juan Genovés.

Sep 13 – Oct 8, 2016

The Photo Stories of Kati Horna in the Illustrated Press
  • Visual arts
  • New York

The Photo Stories of Kati Horna in the Illustrated Press

As the first solo show dedicated to the photographer in the United States, Told and Untold features Horna’s photographs displayed alongside the newspapers and magazines that put them in circulation.

Sep 14 – Dec 17, 2016

AFI Latin American Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

AFI Latin American Film Festival

The AFI Latin American Film Festival showcases the best filmmaking from Latin America and, with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal, celebrates Ibero-American cultural connections.

Sep 15 – Oct 5, 2016

Cervantes, los espacios vividos
  • Visual arts
  • San Juan, PR

Cervantes, los espacios vividos

Projection of Spanish literature and photography combining spaces with poems of light.

Sep 15 – Oct 14, 2016

¡Cine Magnífico! Albuquerque's Latino Film Festival
  • Film
  • Albuquerque

¡Cine Magnífico! Albuquerque's Latino Film Festival

¡Cine Magnífico! celebrates Spanish and Latin American culture, presenting some of the best cinema works in a weekend-long program.

Sep 15 – Sep 18, 2016

Picasso: The Line
  • Visual arts
  • Houston

Picasso: The Line

This exhibition explores the distinctiveness of 70 Pablo Picasso line drawings while considering their significance to the artist’s body of work.

Sep 15 – Jan 8, 2017

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Fever: Stories by the New Spanish Cartoonists U.S. Tour

A book tour featuring five Spanish graphic novelists whose work on the cutting edge of comics has brought about a new wave of cartoon art in Spain.

Sep 15 – Sep 21, 2016