Events taking place on August 1, 2018

Events 1–16 of 18

Andrea Motis at Vail Jazz Festival
  • Music
  • Denver

Andrea Motis at Vail Jazz Festival

With 8 albums on her résumé, the 23-year old Barcelona-based trumpeter and vocalist is wowing audiences worldwide with her jazz, bossa and swing renderings.

Aug 1 – Aug 2, 2018

Curatorial Residency: Alejandro Alonso Diaz now
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Curatorial Residency: Alejandro Alonso Diaz

Curator Alejandro Alonso Díaz takes part in the residency program of 18th Street Arts Center in Santa Mónica.

Aug 1 – Aug 31, 2018

Alba Soto at Twisted Oyster Festival: Vital Signs
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Alba Soto at Twisted Oyster Festival: Vital Signs

Alba Soto presents her video work “Las Flores caen las Yemas se levantan” at the 2018 edition of Twisted Oyster Festival.

Jul 20 – Aug 5, 2018

Sense of Humor now
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Sense of Humor

Major works from the “Caprichos” by Francisco de Goya, a series of etchings showing powerful social commentary, are included in the NGA exhibition.

Jul 15 – Jan 6, 2019

Mujeres de Cine Film Series at NOMA now
  • Film
  • New Orleans

Mujeres de Cine Film Series at NOMA

The New Orleans Museum of Art hosts the “Mujeres de Cine” Film Series, a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Jul 14 – Aug 25, 2018

Equipo 57 at Shin Gallery
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Equipo 57 at Shin Gallery

Equipo 57 and their so-called Radical Geometric Abstract Art brought contemporaneity to Spanish Art in times of conservatism.

Jun 29 – Aug 12, 2018

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metal now
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metal

“Heavy Metal,” the fifth installment in NMWA’s Women to Watch exhibition series, showcases contemporary artists working in metal, and includes works by Spanish sculptor Blanca Muñoz.

Jun 28 – Sep 16, 2018

At the Beach: Mariano Fortuny y Marsal and William Merritt Chase now
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

At the Beach: Mariano Fortuny y Marsal and William Merritt Chase

The Meadows Museum presents a focused summer exhibition pairing its recent acquisition “Beach at Portici” (1874), by Mariano Fortuny y Marsal, with a loan from the Amon Carter Museum of American Art, “Idle Hours” (1894), by William Merritt Chase.

Jun 24 – Sep 16, 2018

Spain: 500 Years of Spanish Painting from the Museums of Madrid now
  • Visual arts
  • San Antonio

Spain: 500 Years of Spanish Painting from the Museums of Madrid

This exhibition features more than 40 masterpieces of Spanish painting drawn from major collections in Madrid, including the Prado, San Fernando Royal Academy of Fine Arts Museum, and the Reina Sofia, complemented by a select group of works from American museums.

Jun 23 – Sep 16, 2018

Clyde Butcher: Visions of Dalí's Spain now
  • Visual arts
  • Tampa

Clyde Butcher: Visions of Dalí's Spain

The exhibition features 41 photos that take viewers on a journey through Dalí’s beloved Catalonian coastline, with images ranging from an intimate 2 feet to a panoramic 8 feet in width.

Jun 16 – Nov 25, 2018

Spanish architects at Environment[al] now
  • Architecture
  • Los Angeles

Spanish architects at Environment[al]

With works by Spanish architects Izaskun Chinchilla, Enric Ruiz Geli, and Carme Pinós among others, this group exhibition examines contemporary attitudes toward the environment in a post-digital context.

Jun 15 – Aug 26, 2018

Jordi Alcaraz: defying boundaries now
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Jordi Alcaraz: defying boundaries

Jack Rutberg Fine Arts presents a provocative exhibition of works by the celebrated contemporary artist Jordi Alcaraz.

Jun 2 – Aug 31, 2018

Goya and Lope de Vega at The Magic of Handwriting: The Pedro Corrêa do Lago Collection now
  • Literature
  • New York

Goya and Lope de Vega at The Magic of Handwriting: The Pedro Corrêa do Lago Collection

This exhibition features 140 handwritten letters, manuscripts, and documents of illustrious figures in history and the arts spanning nine centuries.

Jun 1 – Sep 16, 2018

Chus Burés: CHUS X CHUS now
  • Design
  • New York

Chus Burés: CHUS X CHUS

Jewelry designer Chus Burés presents in this exhibition his latest productions “CHUS X CHUS” mixing classic pieces with fresh designs.

Jun 1 – Aug 28, 2018

The Prado in Albuquerque now
  • Visual arts
  • Albuquerque

The Prado in Albuquerque

“The Prado in Albuquerque” features 92 high-quality reproductions from El Prado Museum at Civic Plaza.

Jun 1 – Aug 31, 2018

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal now
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

This traveling exhibition is the first major presentation of Spanish neuroscientist’s pioneering drawings of the brain and brain cells, and also features contemporary visualizations that illuminate the impact of Cajal’s early work on modern day neuroscience.

May 3 – Dec 31, 2018