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2022 AFI European Union Film Showcasenow
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2022 AFI European Union Film Showcase

The 35th edition of the AFI European Union Film Showcase brings the best European cinema to D.C. audiences, representing all 27 E.U. member states and including the screening of two acclaimed Spanish films.

Dec 3 – Dec 13, 2022

DC.es: Florida Ave by Juan Barajanow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

DC.es: Florida Ave by Juan Baraja

Juan Baraja is the first guest of DC.es, a project where six Spanish photographers from the Spanish Academy in Rome share their gazes of Washington through their lenses – gazes as personal, singular, and unique as the city itself.

Dec 1 – Mar 1, 2023

Ode to Dune Plants by Lula Gocenow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Ode to Dune Plants by Lula Goce

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain hosts the fifth edition of “Not Your Regular Wall” with Spanish muralist Lula Goce as a guest of honor for the hall intervention.

Dec 1 – Dec 1, 2023

American Democracynow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

American Democracy

Created by the Spanish collective PSJM, “American Democracy” is an installation made up of 59 historical paintings –a painterly portrait of Americas’s political history rendered geometrically.

Oct 27 – Dec 23, 2022

Photography and Travel in Sargent’s Spainnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Photography and Travel in Sargent’s Spain

“Photography and Travel in Sargent’s Spain” draws upon photographs and printed matter from Sargent’s contemporary, illustrating another view of Spain at his time.

Oct 3 – Dec 30, 2022

Sargent and Spainnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Sargent and Spain

“Sargent and Spain” presents 120 oils, watercolors, and drawings rarely exhibited, paintings of the artist’s fascination with Spain. The exhibition also features 28 never-before published photographs from the artist’s travels.

Oct 2 – Jan 2, 2023

Not Only What, But Also Hownow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Not Only What, But Also How

“Not Only What, But Also How” offers a review of each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals conducted by Spanish artists and organizations that will provide the opportunity to take a closer look at the 2030 Agenda.

Sep 22 – Feb 22, 2024

Zero Hunger Mural by Lula Gocenow
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Zero Hunger Mural by Lula Goce

The non-profit organization Street Art for Mankind (SAM) presents a street mural painted by Spanish artist Lula Goce as part of its “Zero Hunger Murals” initiative.

May 20 – Dec 31, 2023

Around Pollinators by Lucía Lorennow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Around Pollinators by Lucía Loren

In “Around Pollinators,” environmental Spanish artist Lucía Loren raises a reflection on the fundamental role of native biotopes in generating resilience in the face of the serious threat of climate change.

Apr 22 – Dec 23, 2022

Visions of Asturiasnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Visions of Asturias

“Visions of Asturias” is an exhibition that illustrates the distinctive and personal vision of four different Spanish National Photography Prize winners of this particular region in northern Spain, displayed at the Cultural’s Center fence.

Mar 18 – Dec 28, 2022

Pan y Circo by Axel Voidnow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Pan y Circo by Axel Void

The third edition of “Not Your Regular Wall” hosts Spanish muralist Axel Void as a guest of honor this year.

Jan 15 – Dec 15, 2022