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You're viewing a list of 70 past events in Urban Culture. Events published before May 2013 can be found in our archives.

Urban Adventure Kit by José Andrés
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Urban Adventure Kit by José Andrés

This scavenger hunt / podcast / food crawl experience will connect you with landmarks in Washington D.C. through the eyes of Chef and Humanitarian José Andrés, all the while teaching you about real food issues confronting communities and how we can fight food justice.

Jun 1 – Sep 30, 2022

EU Open House 2022
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

EU Open House 2022

Get to know Spanish culture through its art, gastronomy, and much more as European Union Embassies open their doors to share European culture with Washington, D.C. in this free event open to all.

May 14, 2022

HERE by Santi Flores
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

HERE by Santi Flores

Spanish sculptor Santi Flores presents an open-air exhibition dedicated to the people of the Garment District and, by extension, all New Yorkers.

Apr 13 – Aug 29, 2022

For Those Arriving to New York: A Journey into the Present of the 9/11 20th Anniversary
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

For Those Arriving to New York: A Journey into the Present of the 9/11 20th Anniversary

An on-site immersive soundwalk takes participants into an emotional journey through the space of the 9/11 Memorial & Museum at the WTC.

Oct 23, 2021

Paint the Town Colorful with Pride
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Paint the Town Colorful with Pride

The Cultural Office of the Spanish Embassy in Washington D.C. joins Capital Pride Alliance’s Paint the Town Colorful with Pride with a crochet mural sporting a portrait of Spanish writer Federico García Lorca.

Jun 3 – Jun 30, 2021

Outside With EU
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Outside With EU

Celebrate “Europe day” with a variety of activities that provide inspiration to go outside, including podcasts showcasing popular European outdoor activities and a scavenger hunt to explore European cultural landmarks around Washington, D.C.

May 9 – May 31, 2021

Noche Iberoamericana 2019
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Noche Iberoamericana 2019

The Ibero-American Cultural Attachés Association (AACIA) presents the fifth edition of “Noche Iberoamericana,” a night of food, music, art, and more.

Oct 10, 2019

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Raros
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

La Terraza: David de la Mano & Ritmos Raros

Located at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, a D.C. historic architectural landmark, La Terraza is a new conceptual space to celebrate Spanish culture with a mix of activities.

Sep 23, 2019

Women Who Rock! at Coolture Impact
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Women Who Rock! at Coolture Impact

Coolture Impact presents “Women Who Rock!” in celebration of Women’s month, featuring iconic women in music from the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s with works from renowned photographer Norman Seeff.

Mar 8 – Apr 8, 2019

New York's leading role in the field of art in public spaces
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

New York's leading role in the field of art in public spaces

This panel discussion addresses the singularities of public art as a tool for change and social engagement, focusing specifically on New York City’s commitment to art in public spaces as exemplified by recent outstanding projects such as Coolture Impact.

Feb 7, 2019

Stardust Wishes at Coolture Impact
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Stardust Wishes at Coolture Impact

Coolture Impact presents “Stardust Wishes,” an interactive playground where visitors can create their own fireworks and kaledoiscopic lightshows.

Dec 17 – Mar 15, 2019

Technarte Conference
  • Urban Culture
  • Los Angeles

Technarte Conference

During two days, artists and technologists from all around the world share their vision of the fusion between art, science and technology.

Nov 15 – Nov 16, 2018

Art in Public Spaces and New York’s leading role
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Art in Public Spaces and New York’s leading role

This panel discussion addresses the singularities of outdoors urban sculpture in the United States and, specifically, the commitment of New York City to public art.

Nov 5, 2018

Coolture Impact: A Digital Interactive Cultural Platform in Times Square
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Coolture Impact: A Digital Interactive Cultural Platform in Times Square

Coolture Impact is the largest interactive public art platform that intertwines reality and fantasy on the windows of the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Times Square.

Oct 25 – Nov 24, 2018

Luzinterruptus: Literature vs. Traffic
  • Urban Culture
  • Detroit

Luzinterruptus: Literature vs. Traffic

Thousands of discarded books are turned into an illuminated pathway in a large-scale art installation by Spanish undercover art collective Luzinterruptus.

Oct 23, 2018

Maider López at Festival for the People
  • Urban Culture
  • Philadelphia

Maider López at Festival for the People

“Footbal Field” is a video installation by Maider López in which street furniture interfere with the game, suggesting new uses for the square and a new structure for the urban space.

Oct 13 – Oct 28, 2018