Events taking place on May 23, 2023

Events 1–16 of 17

Transitory Narratives in the Inminent Future
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Transitory Narratives in the Inminent Future

This international traveling exhibition presents a collaborative initiative aiming to foster residency art exchanges, with participating artists from Colombia, Costa Rica, Spain, and the U.S.

May 13 – Jul 1, 2023

Young Picasso in Paris
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Young Picasso in Paris

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the death of Spanish artist Pablo Picasso, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum presents an exhibition that exploring a critical juncture in his artistic development.

May 12 – Aug 6, 2023

Lope de Vega's Fuente Ovejuna at Theatre for a New Audience
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Lope de Vega's Fuente Ovejuna at Theatre for a New Audience

For the first time, Brooklyn’s Theatre for a New Audience produces the work of the Spanish Golden Age author Lope de Vega with his masterpiece “Fuente Ovejuna” (1612), a prophetically modern drama by history’s most prolific dramatist.

Apr 29 – May 28, 2023

1898: U.S. Imperial Visions and Revisions
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

1898: U.S. Imperial Visions and Revisions

On the 125th anniversary of the Spanish-American-Cuban-Philippine War, this exhibition of more than 90 artworks examines this pivotal period through the lens of portraiture and visual culture.

Apr 28 – Feb 25, 2024

Dialogues between art and science
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Dialogues between art and science

CNIO Arte presents the exhibition “Dialogues between art and science,” the culmination of the fourth edition of the Spanish National Cancer Research Center’s initiative connecting two fields often regarded as unrelated or even as opposite.

Apr 27 – Sep 21, 2023

Juan de Pareja, Afro-Hispanic Painter
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Juan de Pareja, Afro-Hispanic Painter

The exhibition offers an unprecedented look at the life and artistic achievements of seventeenth-century Afro-Hispanic painter Juan de Pareja, now on view at The Met.

Apr 3 – Jul 16, 2023

Lideresas by Ana Amadonow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Lideresas by Ana Amado

“Lideresas” is the new work of Spanish artist Ana Amado that recreates historical photographs of male leaders, displayed at the fence of the Embassy of Spain’s Cultural Office.

Mar 8 – May 31, 2024

DC.es: Uproot by Paula Anta
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

DC.es: Uproot by Paula Anta

Paula Anta is the second guest of DC.es, a project where five Spanish photographers from the Spanish Academy in Rome share their gazes of Washington through their lenses — gazes as personal, singular and unique as the city itself.

Mar 8 – Jun 18, 2023

In the Shadow of Dictatorship: Creating the Museum of Spanish Abstract Art
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

In the Shadow of Dictatorship: Creating the Museum of Spanish Abstract Art

This collection presents a selection of more than 40 works from the Museo de Arte Abstracto Español in Cuenca, Spain, with works from 20th-century Spanish artists such as Eduardo Chillida, Luis Feito, or José Guerrero.

Feb 26 – Jun 18, 2023

Picasso Celebration 1973-2023
  • Visual arts
  • United States

Picasso Celebration 1973-2023

“Picasso Celebration 1973-2023” commemorates the 50th anniversary of the death of the Spanish artist with exhibitions and events around Europe and the U.S.

Jan 1 – Dec 31, 2023

Not Your Regular Wall: Ode to Dune Plants by Lula Goce
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Not Your Regular Wall: Ode to Dune Plants by Lula Goce

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain hosts the fifth edition of “Not Your Regular Wall” with Spanish muralist Lula Goce as a guest of honor for the hall intervention.

Dec 1 – Dec 1, 2023

Not Only What, But Also How
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Not Only What, But Also How

“Not Only What, But Also How” offers a review of each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals conducted by Spanish artists and organizations that will provide the opportunity to take a closer look at the 2030 Agenda.

Sep 22 – Mar 31, 2024

Spanish Young Music Talentsnow
  • Music
  • United States

Spanish Young Music Talents

“Spanish Young Music Talents” is the new music program presented by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C. to promote Spanish young musicians in the U.S.

Jun 9 – Sep 1, 2024

Zero Hunger Mural by Lula Gocenow
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Zero Hunger Mural by Lula Goce

The non-profit organization Street Art for Mankind (SAM) presents a street mural painted by Spanish artist Lula Goce as part of its “Zero Hunger Murals” initiative.

May 20 – Dec 31, 2025

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 31, 2025

Not Your Regular Wall: Pan y Circo by Axel Voidnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Not Your Regular Wall: Pan y Circo by Axel Void

The third edition of “Not Your Regular Wall” hosts Spanish muralist Axel Void as a guest of honor this year.

Jan 15 – Jun 7, 2024