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Picasso, Lorca and Dalí: Revealing the Queer Themes in Their Work
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Picasso, Lorca and Dalí: Revealing the Queer Themes in Their Work

This talk examines Picasso’s ties with Paris’ queer community and the intimate relationship between García Lorca and Dalí, exploring their impact on art and queer expression.

Jun 6, 2024

Spring Open Doors 2024
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spring Open Doors 2024

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain in Washington, D.C. opens its doors once again to share the current exhibitions on show at the Beaux-Arts mansion.

Apr 26 – Apr 28, 2024

Spain: A (Brave) New World for Women in the Arts?
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain: A (Brave) New World for Women in the Arts?

Join us for a conversation on women in the arts, featuring curator Vesela Sretenović and artists Semíramis González and Marina Vargas, discussing women’s representation in contemporary art and showcasing Vargas’ work “IntraVenus” at the “Women to Watch” exhibition at NMWA.

Apr 8, 2024

A Graphic Journey: Prints by Picasso
  • Visual arts
  • Alexandria, LA

A Graphic Journey: Prints by Picasso

Discover Picasso’s printmaking legacy at the Timothy Collins Collection, a showcase of his evolution from 1899 to 1972, offering insight into his creative process.

Mar 16 – Jun 15, 2024

Moscoso Cosmos: Victor Moscoso's Visual Universe in Chicago
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Moscoso Cosmos: Victor Moscoso's Visual Universe in Chicago

Discover Victor Moscoso’s iconic psychedelic rock posters, “Zap Comix” issues, animations, and his significant contributions to graphic art in the 20th century.

Mar 15 – Jun 15, 2024

Gallery Talk — Women Artists New to the National Gallery: Luisa Roldán
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Gallery Talk — Women Artists New to the National Gallery: Luisa Roldán

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the National Gallery of Art presents a gallery talk featuring an artwork by Spanish artist Luisa Roldán.

Mar 8, 2024

Women's History Month 2024
  • Visual arts
  • United States

Women's History Month 2024

On the occasion of Women’s History Month, join us in celebrating women in the arts with a selection of cultural activities.

Mar 1 – Mar 31, 2024

Meadows/ARCO Artist Spotlight: Teresa Lanceta
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Meadows/ARCO Artist Spotlight: Teresa Lanceta

For the first time in its nearly 60-year history, the Meadows Museum will present works by a fiber/textile artist in this exhibition featuring Teresa Lanceta.

Feb 18 – Jun 16, 2024

Winter Open Doors 2023-2024 (II)
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Winter Open Doors 2023-2024 (II)

The historic Beaux-Arts mansion, once home to Spanish Ambassadors, welcomes visitors once again to explore its current exhibitions.

Feb 2 – Feb 4, 2024

Picasso: War, Combat, and Revolution
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

Picasso: War, Combat, and Revolution

The Harvard Art Museums presents an installation about “Guernica” showcasing more than 20 drawings and prints by Picasso.

Jan 20 – May 5, 2024

The Art of Looking: Joan Miró, The Farm
  • Visual arts
  • Online

The Art of Looking: Joan Miró, The Farm

Join a National Gallery educator in this hour-long virtual session on Joan Miró’s “The Farm” to gain insights into the artwork and enhance your visual literacy.

Jan 19, 2024

Winter Open Doors 2023-2024 (I)
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Winter Open Doors 2023-2024 (I)

The historic Beaux-Arts mansion, once home to Spanish Ambassadors, welcomes visitors once again to explore its current exhibitions.

Dec 15 – Dec 17, 2023

Surrealism at the Harn: A Centennial Celebration
  • Visual arts
  • Orlando

Surrealism at the Harn: A Centennial Celebration

The Harn Museum showcases the world of Salvador Dalí and other Surrealist visionaries in a centennial celebration of the movement.

Dec 9 – Jun 2, 2024

Eduardo Chillida: 100 Years
  • Visual arts
  • Charlotte

Eduardo Chillida: 100 Years

Commemorating Spanish sculptor Eduardo Chillida’s centennial, this exhibition showcases sculptures and works on paper from the Bechtler Museum’s collection.

Dec 9 – Apr 14, 2024

DC.es | A Gaze at Washington, D.C. by five Spanish Photographers
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

DC.es | A Gaze at Washington, D.C. by five Spanish Photographers

This exhibition is the culmination of a project that gathers the work of five Spanish artists and their personal outlooks of the world’s political capital.

Dec 7 – Mar 15, 2024

Moscoso Cosmos: Victor Moscoso's Visual Universe in New York
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Moscoso Cosmos: Victor Moscoso's Visual Universe in New York

This visual arts exhibition brings together a large selection of the most significant graphic design pieces of Victor Moscoso, best known for his contributions to the psychedelic art movement of the 1960s.

Dec 7 – Feb 24, 2024