Events taking place on April 17, 2019

Events 1–16 of 23

Segundo de Chomón Live Music
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Segundo de Chomón Live Music

Spanish bassoonist John Falcone, students and faculty of the University of Maryland join forces to create freely improvised classical music and accompaniments for the screening of historic films by the legendary director Segundo de Chomón.

Apr 17, 2019

Burp: Adventures in Eating and Cooking by Mercedes Cebrián
  • Literature
  • New York

Burp: Adventures in Eating and Cooking by Mercedes Cebrián

Spanish writer Mercedes Cebrián presents the English translation of her latest book focused on her culinary experiences on both sides of the Atlantic.

Apr 17, 2019

The Welcomes / As benvidas / Las bienvenidas
  • Visual arts
  • New York

The Welcomes / As benvidas / Las bienvenidas

Curated by James D. Fernández and Luis Argeo, “The Welcomes / As benvidas / Las bienvenidas” is an exhibition of early twentieth-century photographs of Spanish (Galician) immigrants in New York.

Apr 16 – May 25, 2019

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voices
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

2019 UCLA Latin American, Latinx and Iberian Film Festival: Women's Voices

The 7th edition of the festival celebrates women filmmakers and features ten films from directors from Chile, Mexico, Brazil, the Dominican Republic, Spain and the United States.

Apr 16 – Apr 18, 2019

Rosalía at Coachella 2019
  • Music
  • Palm Springs

Rosalía at Coachella 2019

Rising Flamenco singer and pop star Rosalía performs at Coachella 2019.

Apr 12 – Apr 19, 2019

Okiagari-Koboshi by Jorge Palacios
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Okiagari-Koboshi by Jorge Palacios

The abstract work “Okiagari-Koboshi” by Spanish sculptor Jorge Palacios will be on view for one month only at Danese/Corey’s North Gallery in Chelsea.

Apr 5 – May 4, 2019

2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival
  • Film
  • Minneapolis

2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival

The 2019 Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF) presents a selection of more than 250 new films representing some 100 cultures and countries.

Apr 4 – Apr 20, 2019

Pablo Heras Casado: At Home in the Whole World
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Pablo Heras Casado: At Home in the Whole World

Spanish photographer Fernando Sancho presents a series of images that display the work of the conductor Pablo Heras Casado behind the scenes.

Apr 4 – Apr 28, 2019

The History Through Cinema now
  • Film
  • Houston

The History Through Cinema

This new festival brings some of the best Latin American and Spanish films to Houston to explore the Hispanic-American history from the 15th century to the present.

Mar 27 – Nov 6, 2019

Blind House
  • Visual arts
  • Detroit

Blind House

“Blind House” is an incisive artwork by collaborative artists Paloma Muñoz and Walter Martin that brings into question our ideals of house and home, privacy, and safety.

Mar 14 – May 3, 2019

Miguel Hernández a plena luz
  • Literature
  • Chicago

Miguel Hernández a plena luz

This new exhibition presents the remarkable life and death of the youngest member of the Generation of ‘27.

Mar 14 – May 13, 2019

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents
  • Visual arts
  • Savannah, GA

Jaume Plensa: Talking Continents

Jaume Plensa presents large-scale sculptures and installations that use language, history, literature, and psychology to draw attention to the barriers that separate and divide humanity.

Mar 1 – Jun 9, 2019

Spanish Cinema Now+
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Cinema Now+

The first edition of Spanish Cinema Now+ includes four movies nominated for a Goya, the most important national annual film award, in the category of best new director, showing the new values of Spanish cinema.

Feb 28 – May 29, 2019

Monsters & Myths. Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s
  • Visual arts
  • Baltimore

Monsters & Myths. Surrealism and War in the 1930s and 1940s

Nearly 90 Surrealist masterworks of the 1930s and 1940s by artists such as Salvador Dalí, Pablo Picasso, Max Ernst, and André Masson are presented through a timely lens –that of war, violence, and exile.

Feb 24 – May 26, 2019

Joan Miró: Birth of the World
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Joan Miró: Birth of the World

This exhibition presents Miró’s signature painting “The Birth of the World” in relation to other major works by the artist, including 60 paintings, works on paper, prints, illustrated books, and objects.

Feb 24 – Jun 15, 2019

César Dezfuli at Or Does it Explode?
  • Visual arts
  • Grand Rapids, MI

César Dezfuli at Or Does it Explode?

Several artists from Spain, France, and the U.S. present a multimedia group exhibition on the documentation of refugees and forced migration.

Feb 15 – Jun 16, 2019