Events starting in February 2020

Events 1–16 of 19

Compostela, A Fractal Study of a Shell by Manuel Ferreiro Badía now
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Compostela, A Fractal Study of a Shell by Manuel Ferreiro Badía

The NYC Parks Department, as part of its Art in the Parks program, has selected for its installation in Manhattan’s Finn Square the sculpture “Compostela, a fractal study of a shell” by Galician artist Ferreiro Badía.

Feb 3 – Feb 3, 2021

Visiting Artist Lecture Series at Carnegie Mellon University: Jaume Plensa
  • Visual arts
  • Pittsburgh

Visiting Artist Lecture Series at Carnegie Mellon University: Jaume Plensa

Spanish contemporary sculptor Jaume Plensa will talk about his installations and their connections with spirituality, the body, and collective memory.

Feb 4, 2020

Welcome? by Amarist Studio
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Welcome? by Amarist Studio

Amarist Studio presents a visual installation raising awareness on borders and refugees.

Feb 7 – Mar 1, 2020

Salvador Dalí, guest of honor at the Detroit Institute of Arts now
  • Visual arts
  • Detroit

Salvador Dalí, guest of honor at the Detroit Institute of Arts

The DIA welcomes two important works by Salvador Dalí presented alongside photographs from the DIA’s collection, documenting the artists’ imaginative, larger-than-life personae.

Feb 7 – Jan 3, 2021

Splendor of the Iberian Baroque
  • Music
  • Boston

Splendor of the Iberian Baroque

The Boston Early Music Festival presents a concert directed by Jordi Savall featuring La Capella Reial de Catalunya and Hespèrion XXI.

Feb 7, 2020

Breaking the ice: a chronicle of women scientists leadership program in Antarctica
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Breaking the ice: a chronicle of women scientists leadership program in Antarctica

Spanish scientists and 2019 Homeward Bound alumnae Blanca Bernal and Cristina Otano, along with program representative Anabella Palacios, will discuss the importance of the program and the meaningful role of women in science.

Feb 11, 2020

Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac
  • Design
  • Chicago

Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac Canceled

This exhibition establishes a dialogue between the late Spanish architect Miguel Fisac and the contemporary work of the Basque-born, Brooklyn-based artist Sergio Prego.

Feb 13 – Apr 23, 2020

Dora García: Love with Obstacles
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

Dora García: Love with Obstacles Canceled

For her first solo exhibition in the United States, Spanish artist Dora García focuses on her work of the recent years to open new platforms of analysis, reflection, and visibility.

Feb 14 – May 27, 2020

Endless Night at the 2020 Locarno Festival in Los Angeles
  • Film
  • Los Angeles

Endless Night at the 2020 Locarno Festival in Los Angeles

The 4th edition of the Locarno Festival in Los Angeles has selected “Endless Night” (“Longa Noite”), a meditative film that explores the Spanish post-war, by the Galician filmmaker Eloy Enciso.

Feb 15, 2020

Andrea González Caballero in Minnesota
  • Music
  • Minneapolis

Andrea González Caballero in Minnesota

Acclaimed Spanish guitarist Andrea González Caballero presents an evening of classical guitar music featuring some of Spain’s best-known composers.

Feb 15, 2020

The present and the future of Spanish language teaching
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The present and the future of Spanish language teaching

Co-editors Javier Muñoz-Basols, Elisa Gironzetti and Manel Lacorte present the most comprehensive volume on the teaching of Spanish published to date: “The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Language Teaching.”

Feb 21, 2020

Goya’s World: Reflection & Revolution
  • Music
  • Houston

Goya’s World: Reflection & Revolution

This multimedia experience combining art and music chronicles the life of Francisco de Goya with historical instruments and projections.

Feb 22, 2020

Andrea González Caballero in Buffalo
  • Music
  • Buffalo

Andrea González Caballero in Buffalo

Acclaimed Spanish guitarist Andrea González Caballero presents an evening of classical guitar music featuring some of Spain’s best-known composers.

Feb 23, 2020

New York debut of Impetus Madrid Baroque Ensemble
  • Music
  • New York

New York debut of Impetus Madrid Baroque Ensemble

Impetus Madrid Baroque Ensemble debuts in the USA at the New York Frick Collection, with selected works by Royer, Couperin, Marais/Corelli and Rameau.

Feb 23, 2020

Spanish Cinema Now+ 2020
  • Film
  • Online

Spanish Cinema Now+ 2020

The second edition of Spanish Cinema Now+ includes three movies selected by Spanish filmmaker Pablo Berger (“Blancanieves” and “Abracadabra”) showing the rich diversity of Spanish cinema.

Feb 27 – Apr 25, 2020

Pocket-Size Cinema in Spain: Experiments in Super-8
  • Film
  • San Francisco

Pocket-Size Cinema in Spain: Experiments in Super-8

Visiting on a short west-coast tour, [S8] programmer and filmmaker Elena Duque presents a program of contemporary and historic films made in Super-8mm by Spanish filmmakers.

Feb 27, 2020