Washington, D.C.

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Miquel Salom. Ictum Olim III: Ambrotypes and Tintypes
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Miquel Salom. Ictum Olim III: Ambrotypes and Tintypes

The exhibition provides an opportunity to observe the purity of pioneering photography techniques.

Jul 2 – Sep 11, 2015

The Interior Castle by Musica Aperta in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

The Interior Castle by Musica Aperta in Washington, D.C.

The performance arts ensemble Musica Aperta commemorates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Saint Teresa of Ávila with a theatrical experience.

Jun 27, 2015

Book Presentation: La Soledad
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Book Presentation: La Soledad

A conversation with author Natalio Grueso about his first novel, La Soledad.

Jun 23, 2015

La edad ganada (The gained age)
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

La edad ganada (The gained age)

Book launch in Washington, D.C. of a new novel about finding one’s place by Spanish author Mar Gómez Glez.

Jun 17, 2015

Fuga Mundi
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Fuga Mundi

A free staged reading of Fuga Mundi by Mar Gómez Glez, a collaboration between Center Stage and SPAIN arts & culture.

Jun 15, 2015

ECUSA's Scientific Lectures: Guillermo Fesser
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

ECUSA's Scientific Lectures: Guillermo Fesser

The Spanish journalist will present “Translating scientific emotions” in a lecture organized by the Washington D.C. chapter of Spanish Scientists in the USA (ECUSA).

Jun 12, 2015

AMA's Spring Benefit Recital
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

AMA's Spring Benefit Recital

A fine selection of classic Ibero-American songs introduced by PostClassical Ensemble’s music director, Angel Gil-Ordóñez.

Jun 11, 2015

10th Anniversary of the Marriage Equality Law in Spain
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

10th Anniversary of the Marriage Equality Law in Spain

A special screening of the film For 80 Days to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the same-sex marriage law in Spain.

Jun 10, 2015

EuroAsia Shorts 2015
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

EuroAsia Shorts 2015

A selection of short films from Europe, Asia, and the United States will be screened at embassies and cultural centers throughout Washington, D.C.

Jun 1 – Jun 5, 2015

The World's Greatest Opera Houses: Gran Teatre Liceu, Barcelona
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The World's Greatest Opera Houses: Gran Teatre Liceu, Barcelona

Opera expert Fred Plotkin examines these fabled houses, focusing on what makes each of them unique and significant.

May 21, 2015

The Space Industry Dilemma: Promising Future or Intellectual Swindle?
  • Sketching the future
  • Washington, D.C.

The Space Industry Dilemma: Promising Future or Intellectual Swindle?

A lecture by Spanish Scientist Antonio Elías presented by the Washington DC chapter of Spanish Scientist in the USA (ECUSA).

May 12, 2015

Shortcut to Europe: E.U. Embassies' Open House 2015
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Shortcut to Europe: E.U. Embassies' Open House 2015

Join the Embassy of Spain for a flavor of Spanish culture, tapas and wine, learn about the SPAIN arts & culture program inthe U.S., and get tips for your next trip to Spain.

May 9, 2015

Washington National Opera: Cinderella
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Washington National Opera: Cinderella

A bright and whimsical production by Spanish director Joan Font and his performance troupe Els Comediants.

May 9 – May 21, 2015

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys Across the Old Spanish Trail
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Moving Forward, Looking Back: Journeys Across the Old Spanish Trail

This artistic project explores the Spanish legacy found along the Old Spanish Trail combining photography, video and sound.

Apr 30 – Jun 28, 2015

Little World at 4th ReelAbilities Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Little World at 4th ReelAbilities Film Festival

ReelAbilities is the largest festival in the country dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with different disabilities.

Apr 28, 2015

Architecture Week 2015: J. L. Sert – A Nomadic Dream
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Architecture Week 2015: J. L. Sert – A Nomadic Dream

As part of AIA|DC Architecture Week 2015, the National Gallery of Art and SPAIN arts & culture present the D.C. premiere of a new documentary about the Spanish architect Josep Lluís Sert.

Apr 26, 2015