Events taking place on September 16, 2018

Events 1–16 of 18

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Emma Ríos at SPX 2018

SPX (Small Press Expo) 2018, the premier event for indie comics, cartooning and graphic novels, presents Spanish graphic novelist Emma Ríos.

Sep 15 – Sep 16, 2018

Prologue now
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Prologue

Directed by Maria Litvan with Laia Cabrera and Ignacio García-Bustelo, “Prologue” is a mixed-media performance created as a composition of moments, snapshots into the life and thought of French philosopher and activist Simone Weil.

Sep 14 – Sep 30, 2018

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936 now
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936

Nearly two dozen Surrealist masterpieces comprise the first focused exploration of the small-scale paintings by Salvador Dalí.

Sep 9 – Dec 9, 2018

Dalí’s Aliyah: A Moment in Jewish History now
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Dalí’s Aliyah: A Moment in Jewish History

On view for the first time since its acquisition by the museum in 2017, a rare complete set of the lithographic prints offers a contrasting complement to “Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936.”

Sep 9 – Dec 9, 2018

Crossroads by Casilda Sánchez now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Crossroads by Casilda Sánchez

The exhibition presents the large-scale projections of video artist Sánchez at her first solo show with The Cluster Gallery.

Sep 6 – Sep 26, 2018

Fever now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Fever

A selected group Spanish artists participate in an exhibition that explores the different takes on climate change through thought-provoking and poetic interpretations.

Aug 30 – Sep 30, 2018

Ana Esteve Llorens: Correspondence now
  • Visual arts
  • Austin

Ana Esteve Llorens: Correspondence

“Correspondence” features a new series of weaving-objects through which artist Ana Esteve Llorens explores the relation between abstraction, memory and the process of making.

Aug 18 – Nov 11, 2018

Link by Jorge Palacios now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Link by Jorge Palacios

The public sculpture entitled “Link” will be installed on Flatiron Plaza North as part of the exhibition “Jorge Palacios at The Noguchi Museum.”

Aug 16 – Nov 6, 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

Blanca Muñoz at Women to watch 2018: Heavy Metal
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

Designing America: Spain's Imprint in the U.S. now
  • Heritage
  • San Antonio

Designing America: Spain's Imprint in the U.S.

“Designing America” presents the decisive contribution of Spain to the construction and planning of the territory, the landscape and the U.S. cities, from the first settlements until today.

Jun 18 – Jun 20, 2019

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

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

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