Events taking place on August 2, 2017

Events 1–12 of 12

Pablo Sáinz Villegas at Grant Park Music Festival
  • Music
  • Chicago

Pablo Sáinz Villegas at Grant Park Music Festival

The Grant Park Music Festival presents Pablo Sáinz Villegas, praised as “the soul of the Spanish guitar.”

Aug 2, 2017

Garden of Delights by Fernando Arrabal
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Garden of Delights by Fernando Arrabal

Dirt [contained], in association with Long Island City Artists, present this play, a surreal journey by Fernando Arrabal, directed by Maria Swisher, that dives head first into the psyche of a tortured artist.

Jul 26 – Aug 13, 2017

Cristóbal de Villalpando: Painter of the Baroque
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Cristóbal de Villalpando: Painter of the Baroque

Villalpando emerged in the 1680s as a painter in the Spanish Viceroyalty in Mexico. He was one of the most innovative and accomplished artists in the entire Hispanic world.

Jul 25 – Oct 15, 2017

Meeting Bowls in Arlington now
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Meeting Bowls in Arlington

Spanish artist collective mmmm… presents the Meeting Bowls, social places for getting to know people and fostering dialog in small groups.

Jul 17 – Nov 1, 2017

Avelino Sala: Action Riot Paintings
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Avelino Sala: Action Riot Paintings

Spanish artist Avelino Sala reflects on identity through symbols such as money currency or flags, the power of the symbol and how it can be deconstructed and generate new ways of understanding.

Jun 22 – Aug 31, 2017

Picasso | Encounters
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

Picasso | Encounters

The Clark Art Institute showcases some of Picasso’s most important prints and various paintings, exploring the integral roles that those closest to Picasso played in his creative process.

Jun 4 – Aug 27, 2017

Walter Martin and Paloma Muñoz at The Times
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Walter Martin and Paloma Muñoz at The Times

The exhibition uses “The New York Times” as its point of departure and features over 80 artists, artist duos, and collectives who use the “paper of record” to address and reframe issues that impact our everyday lives.

Jun 1 – Aug 11, 2017

Witness: Reality and Imagination in the Prints of Francisco Goya
  • Visual arts
  • Philadelphia

Witness: Reality and Imagination in the Prints of Francisco Goya

The Philadelphia Museum of Art highlights Francisco de Goya’s Print Series depicting his vision of Spanish life.

May 22 – Sep 6, 2017

Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida
  • Visual arts
  • Tampa

Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida

Discover world-renowned Spanish sculptor Eduardo Chillida’s works in paper, alabaster, steel and stone in The Dali’s special exhibition: “Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida.”

May 13 – Sep 24, 2017

The Prado in Santa Fe now
  • Visual arts
  • Santa Fe

The Prado in Santa Fe

Spain’s Masterpiece Reproductions from The Prado Museum to be shown in prominent Santa Fe public park.

May 10 – Oct 29, 2017

Chillida: Rhythm-Time-Silence now
  • 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 3, 2017

Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico
  • Heritage
  • Santa Fe

Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico

The Museum of International Folk Art presents “Flamenco: From Spain to New Mexico,” the most comprehensive exhibition to celebrate and study this living tradition as an art form.

Nov 22 – Sep 10, 2017