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Fair Water: We Art Water Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: We Art Water Film Festival

As part of the “Fair Water: A Right of All” program, this international short-film competition aims to recognize and reward the talent of filmmakers who share their concern about the water challenges we face.

Jun 11, 2019

Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Benito del Pliego at Maratón de la Poesía 2019

Teatro de la Luna presents its 27th Poetry Marathon in Spanish, “La Pluma y la Palabra,” with the participation of Spanish poet Benito del Pliego.

Jun 7 – Jun 8, 2019

Contemporary Dance From Spain: Arnau Pérez
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Contemporary Dance From Spain: Arnau Pérez

Contemporary choreographer and dance artist Arnau Pérez presents a site-specific work with students from the Company E Summer Dance Intensive.

Jun 6, 2019

Euroasia Shorts 2019
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Euroasia Shorts 2019

Running May 31–June 7, this year’s edition of “Euroasia Shorts” presents a selection of short films from Europe, Asia, and the United States that will be screened at embassies and cultural centers throughout Washington, D.C.

Jun 5 – Jun 7, 2019

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Martín i Soler & Fernando Sor: Music for Voice and Guitar

This concert presents the repertoire of two of the most important Spanish composers from the transition of the 18th to the 19th century.

May 24, 2019

Cómplices
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Cómplices

Internationally acclaimed Flamenco artists Mercedes Ruiz and Santiago Lara debut in D.C. with “Cómplices,” a journey through the evolution of Flamenco.

May 23, 2019

Fair Water: Tackling Global Water Challenges
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: Tackling Global Water Challenges

This workshop discusses the most recent trends in water, the challenges we are facing, and how we can turn them into opportunities to build a more sustainable future.

May 21, 2019

Fair Water: A Right of All
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: A Right of All

This new program is dedicated to the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation, sustainability and diplomacy in the arts, and will include a series of events running from May to September.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptus
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Fair Water: La Cascada by Luzinterruptus

Almost a thousand of recycled plastic buckets are turned into a waterfall in a large-scale art installation by Spanish anonymous collective Luzinterruptus.

May 16 – Sep 27, 2019

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Water
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Water: The Mirror of Life at Fair Water

This new photo exhibition shows how projects focused on providing water and sanitation services can impact local communities in Latin America and the Caribbean.

May 16 – Sep 6, 2019

The Light of Hope and Krisis at JxJ
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

The Light of Hope and Krisis at JxJ

Now in its 29th year, the Washington Jewish Film Festival presents a robust lineup of international film premieres, including the Spanish movies “Light of Hope” by Sílvia Quer and “Krisis” by Daniel F. Amselem.

May 12 – May 25, 2019

European Theater Residency during CrossCurrents Festival: Meet & greet discussion
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

European Theater Residency during CrossCurrents Festival: Meet & greet discussion

Spanish artistic director, playwright, teaching artist, and arts manager Lucía Miranda participates at this year’s CrossCurrents Festival, a citywide biennial festival that highlights innovative artists from around the world who are harnessing the power of performance to humanize global politics.

May 6, 2019

500th Anniversary of the First Circumnavigation: A Milestone that Connected the World
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

500th Anniversary of the First Circumnavigation: A Milestone that Connected the World

On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation, a panel of historians discuss the historical relevance of this milestone and how it transformed the world.

Apr 29, 2019

Filmfest DC 2019
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Filmfest DC 2019

The 33rd edition of the Washington, D.C. International Film Festival presents a selection of 80 films representing 45 countries, including 6 movies from Spain.

Apr 26 – May 3, 2019

Digital 21 live
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Digital 21 live

Spanish artist Digital 21 returns to Washington, D.C., for an evening of electronic music and visual art at the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain.

Apr 23, 2019

Segundo de Chomón Live Music
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Segundo de Chomón Live Music

Spanish bassoonist John Falcone, students and faculty of the University of Maryland join forces to create freely improvised classical music and accompaniments for the screening of historic films by the legendary director Segundo de Chomón.

Apr 17, 2019