Events taking place on December 8, 2018

Events 17–24 of 24

Dalí: Poetics of the Small, 1929–1936
  • 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
  • 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

Guillermo Mora: Now, Soon, Then, Tomorrow
  • Visual arts
  • Savannah, GA

Guillermo Mora: Now, Soon, Then, Tomorrow

Continuing with his challenge to the nature and current state of artistic disciplines, in “Now, Soon, Then, Tomorrow,” Guillermo Mora playfully presents an inventive, almost surreal, conception of contemporary painting in four site-specific installations.

Aug 30 – Jan 6, 2019

Sense of Humor
  • 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

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

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal
  • 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

Jeronimo Elespe: The Lure of the Dark
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

Jeronimo Elespe: The Lure of the Dark

Jeronimo Elespe joins other contemporary artists in a collective exhibition in North Adams, MA, about the night and the light that illuminates the darkness.

Mar 2 – Mar 10, 2019

Spanish Colonial Paintings from the Thoma Collection
  • Visual arts
  • Houston

Spanish Colonial Paintings from the Thoma Collection

The Museum of Fine Arts presents a selection of Spanish colonial paintings from the celebrated collection of Carl and Marilynn Thoma.

Sep 16 – Dec 30, 2018