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Cutting-Edge Spanish Crafts
  • Design
  • Washington, D.C.

Cutting-Edge Spanish Crafts

Finesse and creativity in a unique display of the best contemporary Spanish craftsmanship and design.

Feb 5 – Mar 29, 2015

Los empeños de una casa (House of Desires)
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Los empeños de una casa (House of Desires)

A romantic Spanish Golden Age comedy of intrigue by Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz.

Feb 5 – Mar 1, 2015

Flory’s Flame Documentary
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Flory’s Flame Documentary

A compelling one-hour documentary about world-renowned Sephardic musician Flory Jagoda.

Jan 21, 2015

Candela's Shells Exhibition
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Candela's Shells Exhibition

The reinforced concrete shells of Spanish-Mexican architect Félix Candela at the Art Museum of the Americas (AMA).

Jan 15 – Feb 15, 2015

Travesías de Luz at Georgetown GLOW
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Travesías de Luz at Georgetown GLOW

International artist Luisa Alvarez of the Spanish Art Collective Travesías de Luz will be installing 50 of her whimsical, illuminated sculptures in Georgetown as part of GLOW.

Dec 12 – Dec 14, 2014

Cine-Club: Sleep Tight
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Cine-Club: Sleep Tight

SPAIN arts & culture’s last screening of this year presents Spain’s dark thriller Sleep Tight by Jaume Balagueró.

Dec 11, 2014

Arab Music From Baghdad to Andalusia - Turaath
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Arab Music From Baghdad to Andalusia - Turaath

Featuring Simon Shaheen and the Qantara Ensemble, Tunisian vocalist Sonia M’Barak, Spanish vocalist and guitarist Juan Perez Rodriguez, dancer Auxi Fernandez, and vocalist Elizabeth Ayoub.

Dec 5, 2014

2014 AFI European Union Film Showcase
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2014 AFI European Union Film Showcase

Now in its 27th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington audiences, including Spanish film Falling Star.

Dec 3 – Dec 21, 2014

La Nueva Ola: Films from Mexico, Cuba & Spain
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

La Nueva Ola: Films from Mexico, Cuba & Spain

The festival showcases a selection of the best contemporary films from Mexico, Cuba, and Spain, including Tryouts, Map and The Wild Children.

Dec 3 – Dec 7, 2014

Oscar Peñas in concert
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Oscar Peñas in concert

Barcelona-born guitarist and composer who creates music that pays homage to American jazz masters with enticing dashes of flamenco and the rhythms of South America.

Nov 21, 2014

Diego El Cigala in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Diego El Cigala in Washington, D.C.

Three-time Grammy Winner Diego El Cigala has captivated audiences all over the world with his gravelly voice and passionate interpretation of flamenco.

Nov 18, 2014

Cine-Club: 'The Female Teachers of the Republic'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Cine-Club: 'The Female Teachers of the Republic'

SPAIN arts & culture’s Cine Club is back with the winner of the Best Documentary category at this year’s Goya Awards.

Nov 13, 2014

Casa Patas. 'Flamenco(s) de plomo y cobre'
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Casa Patas. 'Flamenco(s) de plomo y cobre'

Dancers Mariana Collado and Carlos Chamorro submerge us in a world where flexibility of movement and malleability of rhythm mix.

Nov 13 – Nov 16, 2014

Contemporary Identities / Invisible Gestures at FotoWeekDC 2014
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Contemporary Identities / Invisible Gestures at FotoWeekDC 2014

An exhibition showcasing the cultural values of Iberoamerica and the immense diversity that depicts the essence of its countries, featuring works by Spanish photographer Carlos Cánovas.

Nov 12 – Jan 31, 2015

'En Pie de Foto: Terrorism, a crime against humanity'
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'En Pie de Foto: Terrorism, a crime against humanity'

The exhibition denounces terrorism as a mass violation of human rights, while at the same time honoring victims by promoting the global effort toward a more just world of freedom from violence.

Nov 10 – Jan 4, 2015

'Tad, The Lost Explorer' ('Las Aventuras de Tadeo Jones')
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

'Tad, The Lost Explorer' ('Las Aventuras de Tadeo Jones')

A great adventure-family movie as part of Kids Euro Festival.

Nov 8, 2014