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Reconsidering the Spanish Colonial Revival in California
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  • Los Angeles

Reconsidering the Spanish Colonial Revival in California

LACMA presents a discussion on California’s Spanish Colonial Revival, as part of its exhibit “Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915-1985.”

Feb 5, 2018

On Historical Memory: A Conversation between Nuria Amat and David Rieff
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  • New York

On Historical Memory: A Conversation between Nuria Amat and David Rieff

Spanish writer Nuria Amat engages in a dialogue about historical memory and identity in Latin America and Spain with essayist and political analyst David Rieff at Americas Society.

Nov 30, 2017

Art and Power: From Museum to Real World
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  • New York

Art and Power: From Museum to Real World

This two-day conference focuses on the bonds between art and power from the point of view of poets, curators, historians and artists.

Nov 17 – Nov 18, 2017

2017 Annual Symposium for Pilgrimage Studies
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  • Williamsburg

2017 Annual Symposium for Pilgrimage Studies

Scholars and pilgrims come together to discuss the history of pilgrimage as well as the unique culture that surrounds it in the modern day.

Oct 6 – Oct 8, 2017

Heritage Artist-in-Residence Program. Spain–United States
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  • San Francisco

Heritage Artist-in-Residence Program. Spain–United States

This new artist-in-residence program explores themes related to artistic and cultural heritage from a creative and multidisciplinary perspective.

Oct 1 – Oct 31, 2017

Shipwrecked! Preserving Our Underwater Heritage
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  • Washington, D.C.

Shipwrecked! Preserving Our Underwater Heritage

This audiovisual exhibit unveils the untold stories of Spanish shipwrecks found on US coasts.

Sep 29 – Oct 29, 2017

The Perception of Spanish Art in America: A History of Changes
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  • New York

The Perception of Spanish Art in America: A History of Changes

Spanish Art Historian and Professor María Dolores Jiménez-Blanco presents “The Perception of Spanish Art in America: A History of Changes” at the King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center.

Sep 19, 2017

The Silver Way: China, Spanish America and the Birth of Globalization, 1565-1815
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  • Washington, D.C.

The Silver Way: China, Spanish America and the Birth of Globalization, 1565-1815

A discussion with Peter Gordon, co-author of the book “The Silver Way,” Margaret Myers, Director of the China and Latin America Program at the Inter-American Dialogue, and Tatiana Seijas, Associate Professor at the Pennsylvania State University.

Sep 7, 2017

Proactiva Open Arms – recipient of the 2017 ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism
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  • New York

Proactiva Open Arms – recipient of the 2017 ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism

The Spanish non-governmental organization receives this major human rights award for their migrant rescue operation.

Apr 16, 2017

Christians, Jews and Muslims: Art and Identity in Medieval Spain
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  • New York

Christians, Jews and Muslims: Art and Identity in Medieval Spain

The three-talk series explores 700 years of rich and dynamic interaction of Spain’s Christians, Jews, and Muslims through the history of art and architecture on the Iberian Peninsula.

Feb 8 – Feb 22, 2017

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail
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  • Los Angeles

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys across the Old Spanish Trail

The project explores the Spanish legacy found along the Old Spanish Trail, a route that was envisioned to link the colonial outposts of New Mexico and California.

Feb 1 – Jun 25, 2017

Tribute to Nicolás Sánchez Albornoz
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  • New York

Tribute to Nicolás Sánchez Albornoz

Homage to the historian who will be present to discuss his long journey and its intrinsic ties to the history of Spain.

Oct 25, 2016

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.
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  • Santa Barbara

Designing America: Spain’s Imprint in the U.S.

An interactive look at Spain’s architectural and urban cultural legacy in the United States.

Oct 20 – Apr 10, 2017

Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Basque: Innovation by Culture
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  • Washington, D.C.

Smithsonian Folklife Festival: Basque: Innovation by Culture

Visitors to the 2016 Smithsonian Folklife Festival can explore the Basque Country’s unique language and distinct cultural heritage.

Jun 29 – Jul 10, 2016

Digital Media and Cultural Heritage
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  • Washington, D.C.

Digital Media and Cultural Heritage

A EUNIC Washington D.C. conference on how technology can help us safeguard our common cultural heritage.

Jun 9, 2016

Safeguarding our cultural heritage
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  • Washington, D.C.

Safeguarding our cultural heritage

A EUNIC Washington D.C. conference on addressing the protection of cultural heritage in a global world.

Jun 8, 2016