Events starting in December 2021

Events 1–16 of 16

La mujer del alféizar by Carmen Segovianow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

La mujer del alféizar by Carmen Segovia

Spanish illustrator Carmen Segovia explores the idea of returning to the outside world in this third intervention on the windows of the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 1 – Dec 1, 2022

According to the sentence of time by Gil de Biedma
  • Visual arts
  • New York

According to the sentence of time by Gil de Biedma

Curated by Pablo Sycet, this exhibition covers works from 1952 to 2019 by Gil de Biedman, one of the most important Spanish-language poets of the 20th century.

Dec 2 – Feb 5, 2022

Dream-e-scape: an eye-opening journey into the sleep statenow
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Dream-e-scape: an eye-opening journey into the sleep state

“Dream-e-scape” is an interactive projection art installation about lucid dreams, created by filmmaker Laia Cabrera and multimedia artist Isabelle Duverger, in collaboration with interactive designer Aniol Saurina Masó.

Dec 2 – Dec 1, 2022

And Bernardo de Gálvez entered Washington by Francisco Reyero
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

And Bernardo de Gálvez entered Washington by Francisco Reyero

Spanish journalist and writer Francisco Reyero presents his book “And Bernardo de Gálvez entered Washington” at the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 3, 2021

2021 AFI European Union Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2021 AFI European Union Film Showcase

The 34th edition of the “AFI European Union Film Showcase” brings the best of European cinema to its audience, returning to live screenings after its first online edition last year.

Dec 4 – Dec 17, 2021

Further Afield: Dressing the Court of Philip IV
  • Visual arts
  • Online

Further Afield: Dressing the Court of Philip IV

In this virtual talk, Amanda Wunder from CUNY-Lehman College goes behind the scenes in the Royal Palace to investigate the lives and works of the court artisans who dressed Philip IV and his family.

Dec 7, 2021

Cremation: a translation by Valerie Miles
  • Literature
  • Dallas

Cremation: a translation by Valerie Miles

Translator Valerie Miles presents “Cremation” (New Directions, 2021), the English edition of “Crematorio,” the masterpiece from one of the most beloved Spanish authors, Rafael Chirbes.

Dec 7, 2021

The Great Ruins of Saturn by Álvaro Urbano
  • Visual arts
  • New York

The Great Ruins of Saturn by Álvaro Urbano

Through the technique of shadow puppetry, Spanish artist Álvaro Urbano presents a film and an installation that playfully resurface stories from architect Philip Johnson’s “Tent of Tomorrow” and its politically and socially charged past.

Dec 8 – Feb 26, 2022

Cremation: an evening with Valerie Miles
  • Literature
  • Miami

Cremation: an evening with Valerie Miles

Editor, writer, translator, and professor Valerie Miles presents her translation of Rafael Chirbes book’s “Cremation” in Miami.

Dec 8, 2021

SPAIN arts & culture turns 10!
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

SPAIN arts & culture turns 10!

Come toast for SPAIN arts & culture’s 10th anniversary! There will be live music, paint, food, drinks, and many more surprises… Don’t miss it!

Dec 9, 2021

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Dallas with Daniel del Pino
  • Music
  • Dallas

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Dallas with Daniel del Pino

This concert by Daniel del Pino at the Houston University is part of the “Music from Spain: A Fall of Concerts” classical music series organized by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 9, 2021

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Miami with José Luis Martínez Moreno
  • Music
  • Miami

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Miami with José Luis Martínez Moreno

This concert by José Luis Martínez Moreno is part of the “Music from Spain: A Fall of Concerts” classical music series organized by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 9, 2021

Bay area: at the crossroads of scientific innovation and business
  • Science
  • San Francisco

Bay area: at the crossroads of scientific innovation and business

The Embassy of Spain in the United States together with ECUSA organize a round table with high-level Spanish scientists located in California to analyze the role of Innovation and Scientific Research in the Bay Area.

Dec 10, 2021

A piano and cello concert in commemoration of the V Centenary of the first voyage around the world
  • Music
  • New York

A piano and cello concert in commemoration of the V Centenary of the first voyage around the world

This concert in commemoration of the V Centenary of the Circumnavigation of Magallanes-Elcano features Spanish cellist Pedro Bonet and portuguese pianist Nuno Marques.

Dec 10, 2021

The Invisible Monster
  • Film
  • New York

The Invisible Monster

The short film by the Fesser brothers will be presented in New York after winning more than 40 awards and recognitions at national and international festivals.

Dec 14, 2021

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Chicago with Eugenia Moliner & Beilin Han
  • Music
  • Chicago

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Chicago with Eugenia Moliner & Beilin Han

This concert by Eugenia Moliner and Beilin Han is part of the “Music from Spain: A Fall of Concerts” classical music series organized by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 16, 2021