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Artist Talk: Travesías de Luz on Urban Art Light Installations
  • Urban Culture
  • Washington, D.C.

Artist Talk: Travesías de Luz on Urban Art Light Installations

Join Spanish collective Travesías de Luz for a conversation at the Embassy of Spain as part of Fête des Lumières Georgetown Festival.

Dec 16, 2013

Cine-Club: 'Cosas que nunca te dije' and 'El hueco de Tristán Boj'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Cine-Club: 'Cosas que nunca te dije' and 'El hueco de Tristán Boj'

SPAIN arts & culture’s last screening of 2013 presents Isabel Coixet’s ‘Things I Never Told You’ and a pre-screening of the short film ‘Tristan Boj’s Hollow’ with director Paula Ortiz in attendance.

Dec 12, 2013

'Reel Women: La mujer en el cine'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

'Reel Women: La mujer en el cine'

A festival celebrating women filmmakers of Mexico and Spain.

Dec 11 – Dec 15, 2013

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

AFI European Union Film Showcase

Now in its 26th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington audiences, including Spanish films ‘The Wishful Thinkers’ and ‘Grand Piano.’

Dec 5 – Dec 22, 2013

Ballet Hispanico
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Ballet Hispanico

Last seen at the Kennedy Center in 2007, Ballet Hispanico returns with a dazzling mixed repertory program to include the D.C. premiere of ‘Sortijas’ by Cayetano Soto.

Dec 5 – Dec 6, 2013

Cine-Club: 'Animals'
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Cine-Club: 'Animals'

SPAIN arts & culture Cine-Club is back with an unconventional coming-of-age tale blend of fantasy and cold reality.

Nov 21, 2013

'Templanza' by Casa Patas Flamenco Foundation in Washington, D.C.
  • Performing arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Templanza' by Casa Patas Flamenco Foundation in Washington, D.C.

Fuego Flamenco IX continues with the U.S. premiere of ‘Templanza,’ choreographed and performed by José Jurado and featuring dancer Isabel Rodríguez.

Nov 14 – Nov 17, 2013

VAIVEN. Six visual journeys back and forth between Spain and the U.S.
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

VAIVEN. Six visual journeys back and forth between Spain and the U.S.

An exhibition featuring six photographers from Spain and the U.S. who interpret the realities of both countries from multiple perspectives, creating a visual round trip, as part of FotoWeekDC 2013.

Nov 1 – Nov 24, 2013

'Urban Perspectives. Vantage points on the every-day life in the city'
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

'Urban Perspectives. Vantage points on the every-day life in the city'

Selection of photographs that navigate the realities in Iberoamerican cities with a critical eye and a sharp opinion, as part of FotoWeekDC 2013.

Nov 1 – Nov 24, 2013

Spanish Pianist Sylvia Torán at GU’s Friday Music Series
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Spanish Pianist Sylvia Torán at GU’s Friday Music Series

The Georgetown University Music Program’s ‘Friday Music Series’ features acclaimed artists in free concerts.

Oct 25, 2013

Cuarteto Casals with Manuel Barrueco
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Cuarteto Casals with Manuel Barrueco

Spanish string quartet Cuarteto Casals and Grammy-nominated guitarist Manuel Barrueco will perform at the Library of Congress.

Oct 24, 2013

Iñaqui Carnicero Lecture Series
  • Architecture
  • Washington, D.C.

Iñaqui Carnicero Lecture Series

Iñaqui Carnicero’s lecture, ‘Second Hand Spaces,’ looks through his projects and studies the relationship between architecture and the economical context.

Oct 24, 2013

Piano Performance by Maestro Joaquín Achúcarro
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Piano Performance by Maestro Joaquín Achúcarro

Maestro Achúcarro will be performing the closing night of the JAF’s year-long celebration of his 80th birthday.

Oct 23, 2013

2013 Kids Euro Festival
  • Kids
  • Washington, D.C.

2013 Kids Euro Festival

‘Beloved Daughter’, ‘Snowflake’ and PDA/Little Animated Doodles at KIDS Euro Festival.

Oct 19 – Nov 9, 2013

Rebeca Vallejo U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Rebeca Vallejo U.S. Tour in Washington, D.C.

Starting in October, Rebeca Vallejo will be touring the East Coast presenting her new album ‘Azúcar, Canela.’

Oct 13, 2013

Witness of the 20th Century: Homage to the poet Mario Benedetti
  • Literature
  • Washington, D.C.

Witness of the 20th Century: Homage to the poet Mario Benedetti

Reading and presentation of the bilingual anthology ‘Witness: The Selected Poems of Mario Benedetti.’

Oct 10, 2013