Events taking place on October 21, 2017

Events 1–16 of 27

Paco Peña: Esencias, The Music of Flamenco
  • Music
  • New York

Paco Peña: Esencias, The Music of Flamenco

In his only New York City appearance of the season, legendary Flamenco guitarist Paco Peña and special guests will highlight the power of the guitar alone to reveal the essence of this passionate art form.

Oct 21, 2017

Koldo Barroso's Imaginarium / Visions of Sounds
  • Visual arts
  • Seattle

Koldo Barroso's Imaginarium / Visions of Sounds

The exhibition celebrates 50 years of magic, imagination and album cover art by Spanish artist Koldo Barroso.

Oct 21 – Oct 22, 2017

Through the Eyes of Picasso now
  • Visual arts
  • Kansas City

Through the Eyes of Picasso

This major exhibition explores Pablo Picasso’s life-long fascination with African and Oceanic art, as well as works from the Americas, uniting his paintings and sculpture with art that fueled his own creative exploration.

Oct 20 – Apr 8, 2018

Recent Spanish Cinema 2017 in Los Angeles
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

Recent Spanish Cinema 2017 in Los Angeles

The emblematic Egyptian Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard hosts the 23rd edition of Recent Spanish Cinema, featuring appearances by leading figures in the Spanish film industry, who have contributed significantly to put “Made in Spain” productions at the vanguard of filmmaking worldwide.

Oct 19 – Oct 22, 2017

Dali & Schiaparelli now
  • Design
  • Tampa

Dali & Schiaparelli

Dali & Schiaparelli, presented in collaboration by The Dali Museum and Schiaparelli Paris, is the first exhibition dedicated to the creative relationship and works of Elsa Schiaparelli and Salvador Dali.

Oct 18 – Jan 14, 2018

Nabucco starring Plácido Domingo
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

Nabucco starring Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo takes on the title role in the Los Angeles Opera production of “Nabucco” composed by Giussepe Verdi.

Oct 14 – Nov 19, 2017

53rd Chicago International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Chicago

53rd Chicago International Film Festival

In addition to a variety of films from Spain, the 53rd edition of the Chicago International Film Festival includes Spanish actress and filmmaker Leticia Dolera in the jury for its International Feature Film Competition.

Oct 12 – Oct 26, 2017

Films Across Borders: Stories of Migration
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Films Across Borders: Stories of Migration

Showcasing international tales of courage, hope, and determination, this careful selection of documentary and dramatic films will captivate you with stories of immigrants and refugees struggling to find a place to call home.

Oct 8 – Dec 12, 2017

The Pearl Fishers conducted by Plácido Domingo
  • Performing arts
  • Los Angeles

The Pearl Fishers conducted by Plácido Domingo

Plácido Domingo conducts the “Pearl Fishers,” an opera by Georges Bizet, at the Los Angeles Opera.

Oct 7 – Oct 22, 2017

Designers with Character
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Designers with Character

Typography’s value has risen in all artistic fields thanks to the works of graphic designers. This exhibition aims to show, via some of the best studios, that this conversation is especially alive in contemporary Spanish graphic design.

Oct 5 – Nov 5, 2017

Heritage Artist-in-Residence Program. Spain–United States
  • Heritage
  • San Francisco

Heritage Artist-in-Residence Program. Spain–United States

This new artist-in-residence program explores themes related to artistic and cultural heritage from a creative and multidisciplinary perspective.

Oct 1 – Oct 31, 2017

Shipwrecked! Preserving Our Underwater Heritage
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Shipwrecked! Preserving Our Underwater Heritage

This audiovisual exhibit unveils the untold stories of Spanish shipwrecks found on US coasts.

Sep 29 – Oct 29, 2017

Drawn to Greatness: Master Drawings from the Thaw Collection now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Drawn to Greatness: Master Drawings from the Thaw Collection

The Morgan Library & Museum celebrates the acquisition of the complete Thaw drawings collection with an exhibition of over 150 masterworks, including drawings by Spanish artists Goya and Picasso.

Sep 29 – Jan 7, 2018

Eat Spain Up!
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Eat Spain Up!

“Eat Spain Up!” is a cultural initiative that brings the food and culture of Spain to Washington, D.C. audiences –a journey into Spain and its regions through its foods, culinary traditions and new gastronomic innovation.

Sep 22 – Oct 29, 2017

Spain’s Eleven & Estrada Design Kitchen
  • Design
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain’s Eleven & Estrada Design Kitchen

A double exhibit on Design & Food by Spanish designer Manuel Estrada will serve as the framework for “Eat Spain Up!,” a month-long program of activities about gastronomy and Spain.

Sep 22 – Oct 29, 2017

5 Books of Artist
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

5 Books of Artist

Five international artists come together in a common exhibition where each one has chosen a part of the “Diary of a Newlywed Poet” for his graphical interpretation.

Sep 20 – Oct 31, 2017