Washington, D.C.

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Solar Orbiter: a mission to look at the sun
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Solar Orbiter: a mission to look at the sun

ECUSA-DC launches its NASA series 2020 with a talk by astrophysicist Teresa Nieves-Chinchilla about the Solar Orbiter mission.

Jan 9, 2020

The August Virgin at the 2019 AFI European Union Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

The August Virgin at the 2019 AFI European Union Film Showcase

The Festival brings one more time the best in European cinema to Washington, D.C.-area audiences, including the Spanish film “The August Virgin.”

Dec 18 – Dec 19, 2019

Le photosophe, des instants avec Frank Horvat at ArtFIFA 2019
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Le photosophe, des instants avec Frank Horvat at ArtFIFA 2019

Sandra Wis’ documentary about visionary photographer Frank Horvat is screened as part of the International Festival of Films on Art

Dec 13, 2019

Of Gods and Men
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Of Gods and Men

This experimental theatre performance explores the relationship between the divine and the human present in the works of some Spanish writers.

Dec 5, 2019

Brunch with molecular biologist Dr. Myriam Gorospe
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Brunch with molecular biologist Dr. Myriam Gorospe

Dr. Myriam Gorospe explains her career and research on gene regulation in models of cellular stress, senescence, and aging.

Nov 23, 2019

Lina Tur Bonet in concert
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Lina Tur Bonet in concert

Acclaimed Spanish violin soloist, leader and conductor Lina Tur Bonet presents an evening of violin music in Washington, D.C.

Nov 21, 2019

The realization of a dream: Spain’s role in Humboldt’s American expedition
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

The realization of a dream: Spain’s role in Humboldt’s American expedition

Science Historian Dr. Sandra Rebok digs into Alexander von Humboldt’s linkage with Spain.

Nov 14, 2019

Curator's Talk: Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza)
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Curator's Talk: Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza)

Curator and Music Historian Adrian Loving offers a talk on the exhibition “Esto También Es Ibiza (This Too Is Ibiza),” followed by a panel discussion with guest Ibiza performers Dwaine Byrd and DJ Heather Femia.

Nov 11, 2019

Family Law in Spain by María Encarnación Roca
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Family Law in Spain by María Encarnación Roca

María Encarnación Roca, Judge and Vice President of the Constitutional Court of Spain, lectures on “Family Law in Spain: From Women’s Limited Personal Status to Pioneering Same-Sex Marriage and LGBTQ Rights in 40 Years.”

Nov 7, 2019

XV Fuego Flamenco Festival
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

XV Fuego Flamenco Festival

Gala Hispanic Theatre and the 15th International Fuego Flamenco Festival bring leading Flamenco artists from Spain and the United States to Washington audiences.

Nov 7 – Nov 17, 2019

Nao Santa María's replica sails up to The Wharf
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Nao Santa María's replica sails up to The Wharf

The columbine vessel’s reproduction makes a halt in Washington, D.C. during its North American East Coast tour.

Nov 7 – Nov 17, 2019

Mujeres de Cine Film Series 2019
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Mujeres de Cine Film Series 2019

The NMMWA, AFI Silver Theatre and the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain host the “Mujeres de Cine Film Series,” a traveling film showcase dedicated to promoting Spanish films and short films made by women.

Nov 5 – Nov 19, 2019

DIY: Light Up Postcards
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

DIY: Light Up Postcards

As part of 2019 Kids Euro Festival, Spanish visual and new media artist Elena Juárez will conduct a workshop where participants will create interactive light up postcards with conductive ink pens.

Nov 2, 2019

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverde
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

The Insistence of Harm by Fernando Valverde

Fernando Valverde will present his latest work, “The Insistence of Harm,” in conversation with translator Allen Josephs at Union Market.

Nov 1, 2019

The Global Economic Impact of the Magellan-Elcano Voyage
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

The Global Economic Impact of the Magellan-Elcano Voyage

On the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the first circumnavigation, Larrie Ferreiro, Ph.D and Adjunct Professor at George Mason University, talks about the global economic impact of the Magellan-Elcano Voyage.

Oct 29, 2019

Zarzuela Anthology and Chateau Margaux
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Zarzuela Anthology and Chateau Margaux

Spanish conductor José Colomé leads a cast of zarzuela performers that features soprano Cara González, baritones Alex Alburqueque and José Sacin, tenor Nelson Ebo, Ballet Furia Flamenca, and Teatro Lirico of DC’s chamber orchestra.

Oct 27, 2019