Cities

Current and upcoming events organized by cities:

Washington, D.C. 11

Chano Dominguez at DC Jazz Festival
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Chano Dominguez at DC Jazz Festival

SPAIN arts & culture, in association with the DC Jazz Festival, presents pianist Chano Dominguez in concert.

Jun 17, 2017

Sidewalls (Medianeras)
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Sidewalls (Medianeras)

SPAIN arts & culture, in collaboration with the Embassy of Argentina, presents the film “Sidewalls,” a comedy drama which examines with charm how the architecture of a city conditions the lives of two of its residents.

May 31, 2017

Maria Pagés: Flamenco Orgánico. An insight into her practice
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Maria Pagés: Flamenco Orgánico. An insight into her practice

Spanish dancer María Pagés will be joined by Alicia B. Adams, VP of International Programming and Dance at the John F. Kennedy Center, and journalist Paula Durbin to talk about her practice and her vision of the art of flamenco.

May 25, 2017

Screening of The New Rijksmuseum
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Screening of The New Rijksmuseum

SPAIN arts & culture, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Netherlands, presents the documentary “The New Rijksmuseum” about the ambitious renovation of the Dutch National Art & History museum by Cruz y Ortiz Arquitectos.

May 24, 2017

La Oreja de Van Gogh in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

La Oreja de Van Gogh in Washington, D.C.

The Spanish pop band from Donostia-San Sebastián plays at The Howard Theater.

May 19, 2017

A conversation with Alejandro Palomas
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

A conversation with Alejandro Palomas

Awarded with the 2016 Spain’s National Book Award for Children’s Literature, Alejandro Palomas joins local author Maud Casey in a conversation moderated by Matthew Davis.

May 17, 2017

European Union Embassies' Open House 2017
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

European Union Embassies' Open House 2017

The Embassy of Spain welcomes you to its Cultural Center, The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain, for a taste of the best Spain has to offer.

May 13, 2017

Constructing the Public Realm
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Constructing the Public Realm

Spanish architect Iñaki Alday (University of Virginia) and Kelly Shannon (University of Southern California) talk about the singularity of Spanish architecture in the integration of architecture, public space, urban planning and landscape architecture.

May 9, 2017

People in Places at AACIA Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

People in Places at AACIA Film Showcase

SPAIN arts & culture presents the film People in Places (Gente en Sitios), as part of the Ibero-American Film Showcase 2017, which takes place from April 19 to May 19 in various venues.

May 4, 2017

EXPORT. Spanish Architecture Abroad
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

EXPORT. Spanish Architecture Abroad

The exhibition offers a global analysis of the current state of Spanish architecture outside our borders.

Apr 6 – Jun 4, 2017

ALTERNATIVAS / ALTERNATIVES: The Thirteenth Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (XIII BEAU)
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

ALTERNATIVAS / ALTERNATIVES: The Thirteenth Spanish Biennial of Architecture and Urbanism (XIII BEAU)

The exhibition of the XIII BEAU is an opportunity to disclose Spanish interventions in terms of heritage, urbanism, landscape and city, as well as investigations carried out in the field of architecture and urbanism of the past two years.

Apr 6 – Jun 4, 2017

Santa Fe 1

San Francisco 1

New York 17

Ben Sidran, Alexis Cuadrado and Leo Sidran in concert
  • Music
  • New York

Ben Sidran, Alexis Cuadrado and Leo Sidran in concert

Bassist-composer Alexis Cuadrado and his son Leo Sidran accompany pianist Ben Sidran for the presentation of his latest material, “Picture him happy.”

May 19, 2017

La oreja de Van Gogh U.S. Tour in New York
  • Music
  • New York

La oreja de Van Gogh U.S. Tour in New York

The renowned Spanish pop band returns to the U.S. to celebrate 20 years of career and present their seventh studio album, “El Planeto Imaginario.”

May 18, 2017

Eva Leon: The Soul of the Spanish Violin
  • Music
  • New York

Eva Leon: The Soul of the Spanish Violin

Acclaimed Spanish violinist Eva León is joined by pianist Olga Vinokur for a musical journey across her native land, exploring its many traditions, cultures, and colors.

May 17, 2017

Flamenco Vivo's Carlota Santana at the Brooklyn Academy of Music
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Flamenco Vivo's Carlota Santana at the Brooklyn Academy of Music

Flamenco Vivo’s Carlota Santana premieres new works by a trio of distinctive voices in contemporary Spanish dance.

May 16 – May 21, 2017

Don Quixote by American Ballet Theatre
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Don Quixote by American Ballet Theatre

A ballet in four acts and eight scenes, based on episodes taken from the famous novel Don Quixote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes

May 15 – May 20, 2017

Txemi Parra: Niño a los 40
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Txemi Parra: Niño a los 40

Txemi Parra examines important moments of his life from childhood, school, the traumas derived from drawings, the Boy Scouts, his First Communion, puberty, and so on.

May 5, 2017

Muntadas: Projects / Proposals
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Muntadas: Projects / Proposals

The work of Antoni Muntadas addresses the social and political power encoded in contemporary media.

May 5 – Jun 23, 2017

Crónica de una muerte anunciada
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Crónica de una muerte anunciada

The play is a journey to the Colombia of Gabriel García Marquez that explores the murder of an innocent man and the guilt of an entire village.

May 5 – May 10, 2017

Public Space? Lost and Found
  • Literature
  • New York

Public Space? Lost and Found

Editors Gediminas Urbonas, Ann Lok Lui and Lucas Freeman present their book “Public Space? Lost and Found,” inspired by Spanish artists and MIT professor Antoni Muntadas’ early coining of the term “media landscape.”

May 4, 2017

Carmen Herrera: Paintings on Paper
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Carmen Herrera: Paintings on Paper

At the age of 101, Herrera continues to work almost every day in her studio, and her work demonstrates a disciplined but highly sophisticated exploration of color and form.

May 3 – Jun 10, 2017

Amarist Studio at Art NY 2017
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Amarist Studio at Art NY 2017

Spanish artists and designers Arán Lozano and Clara Campo present the Welcome installation at ART NY 2017.

May 3 – May 7, 2017

José Limón Dance Company
  • Performing arts
  • New York

José Limón Dance Company

Hailed as one of the world’s greatest dance companies, the Limón Dance Company has been at the vanguard of American Modern dance since its inception in 1946.

May 2 – May 7, 2017

Lluis Lleó’s Morpho’s Nest in The Cadmium Housetomorrow
  • Urban Culture
  • New York

Lluis Lleó’s Morpho’s Nest in The Cadmium House

A series of five front-and-back outdoor paintings on sandstone slabs from Catalonia will parade along the Park Avenue Malls from 52nd to 56th streets, coinciding with an exhibition of Lleó’s project drawings and installation models at the Instituto Cervantes New York from May 5-9.

May 1 – Jul 31, 2017

Cristina Prieto Crespi at Portal to Enigma
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Cristina Prieto Crespi at Portal to Enigma

Spanish painter Cristina Prieto Crespi participates in “Portal to Enigma,” a new group exhibition exploring the possibilities of extreme abstraction and non-representational art.

Apr 25 – May 16, 2017

Al Margen Flamenco Dance Company presents Adorno
  • Performing arts
  • New York

Al Margen Flamenco Dance Company presents Adorno

This experimental work brings a particular perspective to New York flamenco created by New Yorkers.

Apr 21 – May 7, 2017

Samuel Guillén at Brooklyn Metal Works
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Samuel Guillén at Brooklyn Metal Works

The Spanish jewlery maker conceives, designs and materially produces all his pieces in limited editions, featuring repetitive patterns through hollow construction techniques in sterling silver.

Apr 8 – May 21, 2017

La Zapatera Prodigiosa
  • Performing arts
  • New York

La Zapatera Prodigiosa

Gossip and ageism nip at the marriage of a mismatched couple in Federico García Lorca’s rare comedy.

Apr 1 – Jun 13, 2017

Minneapolis 1

Miami 3

Los Angeles 5

Dallas 2

Charleston 1