Events on May 9, 2017

Events 1–16 of 16

Constructing the Public Realm
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Constructing the Public Realm

Spanish architect Iñaki Alday (University of Virginia) and Kelly Shannon (University of Southern California) talk about the singularity of Spanish architecture in the integration of architecture, public space, urban planning and landscape architecture.

May 9, 2017

Almudena Solana and Mario Vargas Llosa at Chapman University's Literary Arts Reading Series
  • Literature
  • Los Angeles

Almudena Solana and Mario Vargas Llosa at Chapman University's Literary Arts Reading Series

Spanish author Almudena Solana and Spanish-Peruvian writer Mario Vargas Llosa take part in the XX Anniversary Celebration of The John Fowles Creative Center at Chapman University.

May 8 – May 19, 2017

Crónica de una muerte anunciada
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Crónica de una muerte anunciada

The play is a journey to the Colombia of Gabriel García Marquez that explores the murder of an innocent man and the guilt of an entire village.

May 5 – May 10, 2017

Chillida: Rhythm-Time-Silencenow
  • Visual arts
  • Kansas City

Chillida: Rhythm-Time-Silence

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art presents seven large-scale sculptures by acclaimed Spanish sculptor Eduardo Chillida in the museum’s Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park and Theis Park.

May 5 – Dec 10, 2017

Muntadas: Projects / Proposalsnow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Muntadas: Projects / Proposals

The work of Antoni Muntadas addresses the social and political power encoded in contemporary media.

May 5 – Jun 23, 2017

Carmen Herrera: Paintings on Papernow
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Carmen Herrera: Paintings on Paper

At the age of 101, Herrera continues to work almost every day in her studio, and her work demonstrates a disciplined but highly sophisticated exploration of color and form.

May 3 – Jun 10, 2017

Lluis Lleó’s Morpho’s Nest in The Cadmium Housenow
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Lluis Lleó’s Morpho’s Nest in The Cadmium House

A series of five front-and-back outdoor paintings on sandstone slabs from Catalonia will parade along the Park Avenue Malls from 52nd to 56th streets, coinciding with an exhibition of Lleó’s project drawings and installation models at the Instituto Cervantes New York from May 5-9.

May 1 – Jul 31, 2017

Cristina Prieto Crespi at Portal to Enigma
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Cristina Prieto Crespi at Portal to Enigma

Spanish painter Cristina Prieto Crespi participates in “Portal to Enigma,” a new group exhibition exploring the possibilities of extreme abstraction and non-representational art.

Apr 25 – May 16, 2017

Samuel Guillén at Brooklyn Metal Works
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Samuel Guillén at Brooklyn Metal Works

The Spanish jewlery maker conceives, designs and materially produces all his pieces in limited editions, featuring repetitive patterns through hollow construction techniques in sterling silver.

Apr 8 – May 21, 2017

EXPORT. Spanish Architecture Abroadnow
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

EXPORT. Spanish Architecture Abroad

The exhibition offers a global analysis of the current state of Spanish architecture outside our borders.

Apr 6 – Jun 4, 2017

ALTERNATIVAS / ALTERNATIVES: The Thirteenth Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (XIII BEAU)now
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

ALTERNATIVAS / ALTERNATIVES: The Thirteenth Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (XIII BEAU)

The exhibition of the XIII BEAU is an opportunity to disclose Spanish interventions in terms of heritage, urbanism, landscape and city, as well as investigations carried out in the field of architecture and urbanism of the past two years.

Apr 6 – Jun 4, 2017

Picasso’s Dream and Lie of Franco: The Spanish Civil War in Printnow
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Picasso’s Dream and Lie of Franco: The Spanish Civil War in Print

This exhibition commemorates the anniversary of Picasso’s great painting by showcasing a pair of prints in the Meadows collection that was transformed by the very same events that inspired “Guernica.”

Apr 2 – Jul 2, 2017

La Zapatera Prodigiosanow
  • Performing arts
  • New York

La Zapatera Prodigiosa

Gossip and ageism nip at the marriage of a mismatched couple in Federico García Lorca’s rare comedy.

Apr 1 – Jun 13, 2017

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Riberanow
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera

The Meadows and the Prado have joined forces to publish and promote the first “catalogue raisonné” of the Baroque master’s drawings.

Mar 12 – Jun 11, 2017

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trailnow
  • Heritage
  • Los Angeles

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

The project explores the Spanish legacy found along the Old Spanish Trail, a route that was envisioned to link the colonial outposts of New Mexico and California.

Feb 1 – Jun 25, 2017

The Beautiful Brain: The drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal
  • Visual arts
  • Minneapolis

The Beautiful Brain: The drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

This traveling exhibition presents the extraordinary drawings of Ramón y Cajal, the father of modern neuroscience.

Jan 28 – May 21, 2017