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Berruguete Through the Lens: Photographs from a Barcelona Archive
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Berruguete Through the Lens: Photographs from a Barcelona Archive

The Meadows Museum reopens with an exhibition of early twentieth-century photographs of works by Alonso Berruguete.

Jul 7 – Jan 10, 2021

Dalí’s Sacred Science – Religion and Mysticism
  • Visual arts
  • St. Petersburg

Dalí’s Sacred Science – Religion and Mysticism

In these rarely displayed works from the Museum’s vault, Dalí asserts the connection of science with the sacred, of word with image, male with female, the bodily with the divine.

Jul 1 – Nov 1, 2020

El Greco: Ambition and Defiance
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

El Greco: Ambition and Defiance

The Art Institute of Chicago exhibits over 55 works by El Greco from across the world.

Mar 7 – Oct 19, 2020

Glory of Spain: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library
  • Visual arts
  • Houston

Glory of Spain: Treasures from the Hispanic Society Museum & Library

The Museum of Fine Arts of Houston hosts the traveling exhibition that showcases some 200 objects spanning more than 4,000 years of Hispanic art and culture.

Mar 1 – Jan 3, 2021

Dora García: Love with Obstacles
  • Visual arts
  • Boston

Dora García: Love with Obstacles Canceled

For her first solo exhibition in the United States, Spanish artist Dora García focuses on her work of the recent years to open new platforms of analysis, reflection, and visibility.

Feb 14 – May 27, 2020

Welcome? by Amarist Studio
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Welcome? by Amarist Studio

Amarist Studio presents a visual installation raising awareness on borders and refugees.

Feb 7 – Mar 1, 2020

Salvador Dalí, guest of honor at the Detroit Institute of Arts
  • Visual arts
  • Detroit

Salvador Dalí, guest of honor at the Detroit Institute of Arts

The DIA welcomes two important works by Salvador Dalí presented alongside photographs from the DIA’s collection, documenting the artists’ imaginative, larger-than-life personae.

Feb 7 – Jan 3, 2021

Visiting Artist Lecture Series at Carnegie Mellon University: Jaume Plensa
  • Visual arts
  • Pittsburgh

Visiting Artist Lecture Series at Carnegie Mellon University: Jaume Plensa

Spanish contemporary sculptor Jaume Plensa will talk about his installations and their connections with spirituality, the body, and collective memory.

Feb 4, 2020

Compostela, A Fractal Study of a Shell by Manuel Ferreiro Badía
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Compostela, A Fractal Study of a Shell by Manuel Ferreiro Badía

The NYC Parks Department, as part of its Art in the Parks program, has selected for its installation in Manhattan’s Finn Square the sculpture “Compostela, a fractal study of a shell” by Galician artist Ferreiro Badía.

Feb 3 – Feb 3, 2021

Las Hijas de los Días: 7 Female Views from the Margins
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Las Hijas de los Días: 7 Female Views from the Margins Canceled

Cristina de Middel and Lola del Fresno present their work in a collective exhibition curated by Begoña Torres at Santa Monica’s 18th Street Arts Center.

Jan 27 – Apr 3, 2020

Of Impulse: Photographs by Arturo Steele and sculptures by Guillermo Rodríguez
  • Visual arts
  • Los Angeles

Of Impulse: Photographs by Arturo Steele and sculptures by Guillermo Rodríguez

The exhibition features printed photographs from Arturo Steele’s “almosthere” series and sculptural work from the “unfold” series by Guillermo Rodríguez.

Jan 11 – Jan 21, 2020

Space Is a Reality by Ana Esteve Llorens
  • Visual arts
  • Austin

Space Is a Reality by Ana Esteve Llorens

Spanish artist Ana Esteve Llorens presents a new group of sculptures and installations that enquire about the reality of space as a sensory experience.

Jan 11 – Feb 23, 2020

Spain at Art Basel Miami Beach 2019
  • Visual arts
  • Miami

Spain at Art Basel Miami Beach 2019

Several Spanish galleries present the latest works of the artists they represent at one of the world-leading annual art fairs.

Dec 5 – Dec 8, 2019

Making Marbles: Science & Splendor at the Courts of Europe
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Making Marbles: Science & Splendor at the Courts of Europe

The Met brings a collection of unique objects collected by European royal families (1550-1750), where we can find “The Knight’s Dream” painting by Spanish artist Antonio de Pereda.

Nov 25 – Mar 1, 2020

Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the crossroads, 1929
  • Visual arts
  • St. Petersburg

Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the crossroads, 1929 Canceled

The exhibition immerses visitors in this particularly rich and vital creative era by examining the works, friendships and clashes of Luis Buñuel, Salvador Dalí and Joan Miró among others.

Nov 23 – Apr 9, 2020

Nature’s Afterlives with Gabriela Albergaria & Jorge Otero-Pailos
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Nature’s Afterlives with Gabriela Albergaria & Jorge Otero-Pailos

This exhibition brings together Gabriela Albergaria and Jorge Otero-Pailos, two artists whose work focuses on nature and the associated themes of growth and decay, history and memory, continuity and change.

Nov 13 – Dec 20, 2019