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CANARIAS DC SOUNDWALK at Sound Scene 2021
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

CANARIAS DC SOUNDWALK at Sound Scene 2021

As part of the “Sound Scene 2021” festival, “CANARIAS DC SOUNDWALK” explores the sonic ecologies of the Canary Islands, an archipelago in the Atlantic Ocean, in the geographic region known as Macaronesia.

Jun 26 – Jun 27, 2021

AFI Docs 2021
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

AFI Docs 2021

This edition of AFI DOCS brings audiences in the nation’s capital the best in nonfiction filmmaking, including three Spanish documentaries “Mama”, “The Communion of my Cousin Andrea” and “Courtroom 3h”.

Jun 22 – Jun 27, 2021

Teatro para dar la vuelta al mundo / Theater to circumnavigate the world
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Teatro para dar la vuelta al mundo / Theater to circumnavigate the world

Three emerging Spanish playwrights create new short plays on the occasion of the 5th Centenary of the first trip around the world.

Jun 16 – Jun 18, 2021

open [OUT]doors
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

open [OUT]doors

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain in Washington, DC opens its (out)doors to let you enjoy the art installations in the exterior of the beaux arts mansion.

Jun 11 – Jun 27, 2021

Paint the Town Colorful with Pride
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Paint the Town Colorful with Pride

The Cultural Office of the Spanish Embassy in Washington D.C. joins Capital Pride Alliance’s Paint the Town Colorful with Pride with a crochet mural sporting a portrait of Spanish writer Federico García Lorca.

Jun 3 – Jun 30, 2021

Outside With EU
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Outside With EU

Celebrate “Europe day” with a variety of activities that provide inspiration to go outside, including podcasts showcasing popular European outdoor activities and a scavenger hunt to explore European cultural landmarks around Washington, D.C.

May 9 – May 31, 2021

Panorámica de España by Carla Berrocal
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Panorámica de España by Carla Berrocal

Illustrator Carla Berrocal pays tribute to classic and contemporary Spanish culture in her intervention on the facade of the Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain in Washington, D.C.

Nov 12 – Mar 14, 2021

El Perro del Hortelano (The Dog in the Manger)
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

El Perro del Hortelano (The Dog in the Manger)

One of the most representative plays of Spanish Golden Age theater, Lope de Vega’s masterpiece deals with the emotional complications of class conflict and resonates with today’s society.

Oct 29 – Nov 22, 2020

Luisa Pastor at Paper Routes – Women to Watch exhibition series 2020
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Luisa Pastor at Paper Routes – Women to Watch exhibition series 2020

Luisa Pastor participates at “Paper Routes,” the sixth installment in “NMWA’s Women to Watch” exhibition series that showcases contemporary artists working in paper.

Oct 8 – Jan 18, 2021

PHotoESPAÑA 2020: #PHEdesdemibalcón
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

PHotoESPAÑA 2020: #PHEdesdemibalcón

The XXIII edition of “PHotoEspaña,” which started this year with a call for photos of the Spanish lockdown and with open-air exhibitions in 50 Spanish cities, is now moving to Washington, D.C.

Sep 22 – Feb 28, 2021

Life and Death on the Camino de Santiago: Modern Science amid the Remains of Medieval Pilgrims
  • Heritage
  • Washington, D.C.

Life and Death on the Camino de Santiago: Modern Science amid the Remains of Medieval Pilgrims Canceled

La Caixa PhD Fellow Patxi Pérez Ramallo presents his interdisciplinary research project on the Camino de Santiago, followed by a Q&A with William & Mary Professor George D. Greenia.

Mar 30, 2020

Neuro-Night: Spanish scientists advance health research
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Neuro-Night: Spanish scientists advance health research Canceled

NIH Spanish scientists studying neurodegenerative disorders discuss how these diseases impact our nervous system and give insights into future treatments.

Mar 19, 2020

Niño de Elche in concert: Colombiana
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Niño de Elche in concert: Colombiana Canceled

“Colombiana,” the new album by Niño de Elche, explores the relation between colonialism, spices, the economy and the transoceanic exchanges within Flamenco and Latin American rhythms.

Mar 13, 2020

The present and the future of Spanish language teaching
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The present and the future of Spanish language teaching

Co-editors Javier Muñoz-Basols, Elisa Gironzetti and Manel Lacorte present the most comprehensive volume on the teaching of Spanish published to date: “The Routledge Handbook of Spanish Language Teaching.”

Feb 21, 2020

Breaking the ice: a chronicle of women scientists leadership program in Antarctica
  • Science
  • Washington, D.C.

Breaking the ice: a chronicle of women scientists leadership program in Antarctica

Spanish scientists and 2019 Homeward Bound alumnae Blanca Bernal and Cristina Otano, along with program representative Anabella Palacios, will discuss the importance of the program and the meaningful role of women in science.

Feb 11, 2020

Welcome? by Amarist Studio
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Welcome? by Amarist Studio

Amarist Studio presents a visual installation raising awareness on borders and refugees.

Feb 7 – Mar 1, 2020