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Spain participates in FotoweekDC 2014
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Spain participates in FotoweekDC 2014

The Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain will host FotoWeek Central 2014’s exhibitions such as New Spanish Photography_Visions Beyond Borders and United States of Mind, presented by SPAIN arts & culture.

Nov 8 – Nov 16, 2014

Cre.Art Project: Visuality
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Cre.Art Project: Visuality

A multimedia concert series that connects chamber music with theatre, dance, and visual arts.

Nov 6 – Nov 7, 2014

El Greco: A 400th Anniversary Celebration
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

El Greco: A 400th Anniversary Celebration

On the 400th anniversary of El Greco’s death, the National Gallery of Art and Washington-Area Collections presents a commemorative exhibition of El Greco’s paintings.

Nov 2 – Feb 16, 2015

Isabella: The Warrior Queen by Kirstin Downey
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Isabella: The Warrior Queen by Kirstin Downey

Part of a Pulitzer-winning team during her many years at The Washington Post, Downey follows her acclaimed biography of Frances Perkins with this compelling portrait of one of history’s most complex leaders.

Oct 31, 2014

'Pasos al azar' ('Random Steps')
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Pasos al azar' ('Random Steps')

A tragicomedy born from the research about women in the Spanish Golden Age as part of Teatro de la Luna’s 17th International Festival of Hispanic Theater.

Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2014

Documentary screening: 'El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Documentary screening: 'El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey'

In celebration of El Greco’s 400th anniversary, the Embassy of Greece and SPAIN arts & culture present the National Gallery of Art’s ‘El Greco: An Artist’s Odyssey’ in an exclusive premiere.

Oct 30, 2014

'Minimón'
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

'Minimón'

This whimsical performance explores the inner elements of a child’s ordinary life as part of the Kids Euro Festival.

Oct 25, 2014

Intersections: Bernardí Roig, No/Escape
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Intersections: Bernardí Roig, No/Escape

Mallorcan artist Bernardí Roig installs six sculptural works in unexpected interior and exterior spaces, challenging visitors to rethink the definition of the museum.

Oct 25 – Mar 8, 2015

'Death of a Cyclist' ('Muerte de un ciclista')
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

'Death of a Cyclist' ('Muerte de un ciclista')

Spanish film directed by Juan Antonio Bardem will be screened at the Noir City DC: The 2014 Film Noir Festival

Oct 19 – Oct 23, 2014

Jarabedepalo on tour
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Jarabedepalo on tour

The Spanish band is back in the U.S. to present their album, ‘Somos.’

Oct 5, 2014

Noche Iberoamericana 2014
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Noche Iberoamericana 2014

A night of Ibero-American food, music, and art show.

Oct 2, 2014

'Think With Your Hands'
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Think With Your Hands'

This fall Artisphere and SPAIN arts & culture present the exhibition Think with Your Hands: Illustrated Journals Come to Life through Augmented Reality.

Sep 19 – Nov 30, 2014

One Hundred Miles from Manhattan By Guillermo Fesser
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

One Hundred Miles from Manhattan By Guillermo Fesser

Spanish TV/radio journalist Guillermo Fesser will be doing a free reading this September at the Embassy of Spain.

Sep 18, 2014

2014 AFI Latin American Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2014 AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrating its 25th edition, the AFI Latin American Film Festival showcases the best in cinema from Latin America with the inclusion of films from Spain and Portugal.

Sep 18 – Oct 8, 2014

'Cancun' by Jordi Galceran
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Cancun' by Jordi Galceran

A story about what happens when a dream vacation turns into the life you could only imagine.

Sep 11 – Oct 5, 2014

2014 DC Shorts Film Festival
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

2014 DC Shorts Film Festival

Ten Spanish productions are featured in the largest short film event on the East Coast.

Sep 11 – Sep 21, 2014