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Spanish Young Music Talents: Álvaro Toscano in Chicago
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Spanish Young Music Talents: Álvaro Toscano in Chicago

Spanish guitarist Álvaro Toscano kicks off this new program of the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C. with a concert at the “Chicago Guitar Festival.”

Jun 9, 2022

Pygmalion Effect by Almudena Rodriguez
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Pygmalion Effect by Almudena Rodriguez

In her new series, Almudena Rodriguez combines mixed media on fabric works that layer pop culture images and messages ranging from comic book illustrations to vibrant army fatigue patterns, generating a collision of cultural signifiers, a dream world open to interpretation.

Jun 8 – Jul 30, 2022

Achúcarro's 90th Birthday Tour with Achúcarro himself
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Achúcarro's 90th Birthday Tour with Achúcarro himself

The North Shore Chamber Music Festival welcomes Maestro Achúcarro himself to celebrate his 90th Birthday in a special concert in Chicago.

Apr 30, 2022

10 of 30: Sabina Urraca & Florencia del Campo in Chicago
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10 of 30: Sabina Urraca & Florencia del Campo in Chicago

The Instituto Cervantes welcomes two new Spanish writers from the “10 of 30: New Spanish Narrative project”: Sabina Urraca and Florencia del Campo.

Apr 6, 2022

Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Chicago with Eugenia Moliner & Beilin Han
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Music from Spain: A fall of concerts in Chicago with Eugenia Moliner & Beilin Han

This concert by Eugenia Moliner and Beilin Han is part of the “Music from Spain: A Fall of Concerts” classical music series organized by the Cultural Office of the Embassy of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Dec 16, 2021

De paso by Casa Patas U.S. Tour in Chicago
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De paso by Casa Patas U.S. Tour in Chicago

Sarasota, Miami, Washington, D.C., Walla Walla, Seattle, and Chicago are the selected cities that host the 15th Flamenco tour of Fundación Casa Patas, postponed in 2020 due to the pandemic.

Nov 20 – Nov 21, 2021

57th Chicago International Film Festival
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57th Chicago International Film Festival

Heading the Spanish selection, films by Pedro Almodóvar, Macarena Astorga, Icíar Bollaín, and Neus Ballús participate in this year’s edition of the “Chicago International Film Festival,” which takes place October 13th to 24th and combines online and in-theater screenings.

Oct 14 – Oct 24, 2021

2020 Flamenco Festival on Tour: Chicago
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2020 Flamenco Festival on Tour: Chicago

Spanish flamenco guitarist José del Tomate performs “Plaza Vieja” in Chicago as part of Flamenco Festival on Tour and the Flamenco Eñe series co-organized with Fundación SGAE.

Mar 11, 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

Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac
  • Design
  • Chicago

Poured Architecture: Sergio Prego on Miguel Fisac Canceled

This exhibition establishes a dialogue between the late Spanish architect Miguel Fisac and the contemporary work of the Basque-born, Brooklyn-based artist Sergio Prego.

Feb 13 – Apr 23, 2020

Ocean explorations from Magellan to today in a changing climate
  • Science
  • Chicago

Ocean explorations from Magellan to today in a changing climate

A panel of ocean scientists that participated in modern ocean exploration shares observations, footage, and insights about the little known oceans and implications to human society.

Dec 4, 2019

55th Chicago International Film Festival
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  • Chicago

55th Chicago International Film Festival

Including 7 films from Spain this year, the 55th edition of the Festival represents a showcase of the power of cinema and the ways in which films can at once entertain and inspire while broadening our perspective on the world.

Oct 19 – Oct 27, 2019

Vetusta Morla 2019 North American Tour in Chicago
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Vetusta Morla 2019 North American Tour in Chicago

Vetusta Morla, one of the most recognizable bands in the independent music scene in Spain, comes to the U.S. to present their latest album.

Oct 6, 2019

2019 American Spanish Dance and Music Festival
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2019 American Spanish Dance and Music Festival

Ensemble Español presents the elegance and passion of Spain’s dance, music and culture at the 43rd annual American Spanish Dance and Music Festival.

Jun 14 – Jun 16, 2019

Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago
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Pablo Sáinz Villegas 2019 U.S. Tour in Chicago

Spanish guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas returns to the U.S. to perform “Concierto de Aranjuez” by Joaquín Rodrigo.

May 23 – May 26, 2019

Miguel Hernández a plena luz
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  • Chicago

Miguel Hernández a plena luz

This new exhibition presents the remarkable life and death of the youngest member of the Generation of ‘27.

Mar 14 – May 13, 2019