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Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

Cajal's Neuronal Forest: Science and Art

Professor Javier DeFelipe presents his book “Cajal’s Neuronal Forest,” an homage to father-of-modern-neuroscience Santiago Ramón y Cajal that shows the beauty of science as seen through the artist’s eye.

Nov 15, 2017

Daniel Beltrá at WildSpeak 2017
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Daniel Beltrá at WildSpeak 2017

Spanish wildlife photographer Daniel Beltrá takes part in WILDSPEAK 2017, a two-day symposium that brings together some of the world’s leading conservation photographers.

Nov 14, 2017

Flamenco Legends by Javier Limon: The Paco de Lucia Project
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Flamenco Legends by Javier Limon: The Paco de Lucia Project

The original band that toured with Paco de Lucía for the last 10 years of his career is reassembled again to pay homage to the legendary Flamenco guitarist.

Nov 13, 2017

More than Shorts: Canarias en Corto
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

More than Shorts: Canarias en Corto

Canary Island creators will be showcased through a double program, including a selection of short films from Canary Islands and a presentation from the team behind the CISLANDERUS cultural project.

Nov 13, 2017

Jaime Rojo at World Press Photo
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Jaime Rojo at World Press Photo

Spanish photographer Jaime Rojo speaks at the World Press Photo Exhibition to discuss the story behind his awarded image “Monarchs in the snow,” a powerful representation of the effects of climate change.

Nov 13, 2017

Lara Bello: Sikame
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Lara Bello: Sikame

Lara Bello’s music conveys the essence of her hometown, Granada, and the mix of cultures in New York City.

Nov 7, 2017

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

XIII Fuego Flamenco Festival

GALA Hispanic Theatre continues its 42nd season with the 13th International Fuego Flamenco Festival that brings leading flamenco artists from Spain and the United States to Washington audiences.

Nov 3 – Nov 12, 2017

Librogafie by Gonzalo Orquin
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Librogafie by Gonzalo Orquin

This exhibition is inspired by the protagonists of the greatest Italian novels of the 20th Century, and has been curated by the House of Literatures of Rome.

Oct 30, 2017

More than Shorts: Cortoespaña, a Selection of Short Films for Kids
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

More than Shorts: Cortoespaña, a Selection of Short Films for Kids

As part of Kids Euro Festival 2017, SPAIN arts & culture invites you to the screening of “More than Shorts: Cortoespaña, a Selection of Short Films for Kids.”

Oct 28, 2017

El Barbero de Sevilla / Gloria y Peluca
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

El Barbero de Sevilla / Gloria y Peluca

The double-bill program presents two of the wittiest zarzuelas in the Spanish lyric repertoire: “El Barbero de Sevilla” (“The Barber of Seville”) by Geronimo Gimenez, and “Gloria y Peluca” (“Wigs and Glory”) by Francisco A. Barbieri.

Oct 27, 2017

European and American Itineraries of Juan Ramón Jiménez
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

European and American Itineraries of Juan Ramón Jiménez

Join us for an evening of music, art and literature to celebrate Juan Ramón Jiménez, the Spanish poet, editor and critic who won the Nobel Prize literature in 1956.

Oct 26, 2017

Paco Peña in concert in Vienna, VA
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Paco Peña in concert in Vienna, VA

Spanish guitarist Paco Peña bring to The Barns at Wolf Trap his embodiment of both authenticity and innovation in Flamenco music.

Oct 19, 2017

Chefs and Innovation. The Gastronomic Revolution of Spain
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Chefs and Innovation. The Gastronomic Revolution of Spain

The Gastronomic Revolution of Spain will be featured in the culinary documentary “Snacks. Bites of a Revolution,” followed by by a Q&A with Food Writer and Scholar Anne McBride and a sample tasting of Spanish wines and a signature snack.

Oct 19, 2017

Jameson Notodofilmfest 2017
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Jameson Notodofilmfest 2017

Jameson Notodofilmfest comes back to the United States for an exclusive session screening of the winners from the 15th edition of the festival.

Oct 18, 2017

Food Markets of the 21st Century. New developments for a new society
  • Culinary Arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Food Markets of the 21st Century. New developments for a new society

The new model established by Mercado de San Miguel in Madrid will serve as the starting point to debate the future of food markets, in conjunction with tastings of regional products and traditional recipes from Madrid.

Oct 16, 2017

Digital Eye
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Digital Eye

“Digital Eye @BlindWhino” is an interactive event merging theater, film and a live game show to explore how the Digital Age is affecting our everyday lives.

Oct 16 – Oct 17, 2017