Highlights /3 events you can't miss in the next 4 weeks

All events / 35 current and upcoming events around the U.S. in the next 4 weeks

Summer 1993 at AFI European Union Film Showcasein 18 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Summer 1993 at AFI European Union Film Showcase

Now in its 30th year, the AFI European Union Film Showcase continues its tradition of bringing the best in European cinema to Washington, D.C.-area audiences.

Dec 9 – Dec 13, 2017

Music in War Time by PostClassical Ensemblein 16 days
  • Music
  • Washington, D.C.

Music in War Time by PostClassical Ensemble

PostClassical Ensemble, conducted by Angel Gil-Ordóñez, presents Music in War Time: A Pearl Harbor Day Commemoration at the Washington National Cathedral.

Dec 7, 2017

Murillo at the Meadows: A 400th Anniversary Celebrationin 15 days
  • Visual arts
  • Dallas

Murillo at the Meadows: A 400th Anniversary Celebration

The Meadows’ extraordinary holdings of Bartolomé Esteban Murillo will be featured in a year-long celebration of the artist’s 400th birthday.

Dec 6 – Dec 2, 2018

Eduardo Mendoza: The writer under the radarin 13 days
  • Literature
  • New York

Eduardo Mendoza: The writer under the radar

The winner of the 2017 Cervantes Award talks about his career and life dedication to literature.

Dec 4, 2017

Son de España: soprano Laura Alonso Padín and pianist Yelena Kurdinain 9 days
  • Music
  • New York

Son de España: soprano Laura Alonso Padín and pianist Yelena Kurdina

Classical Music Partners International presents the New York solo debut recital of Spanish soprano Laura Alonso Padín accompanied by MET pianist Yelena Kurdina.

Nov 30, 2017

On Historical Memory: A Conversation between Nuria Amat and David Rieffin 9 days
  • Heritage
  • New York

On Historical Memory: A Conversation between Nuria Amat and David Rieff

Spanish writer Nuria Amat engages in a dialogue about historical memory and identity in Latin America and Spain with essayist and political analyst David Rieff at Americas Society.

Nov 30, 2017

Eva Davidova at Collapse of Visionin 9 days
  • Visual arts
  • New York

Eva Davidova at Collapse of Vision

Spanish artist Eva Davidova presents her work in this group exhibition curated by Jessica Porter in collaboration with Residency Unlimited.

Nov 30 – Dec 15, 2017

Gurumbe: Afro-Andalusian Memoriesin 6 days
  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.

Gurumbe: Afro-Andalusian Memories

The documentary explores the fundamental contribution of Afro-Andalusians to Flamenco.

Nov 27, 2017

De La Purissima in Los Angelesin 4 days
  • Music
  • Los Angeles

De La Purissima in Los Angeles

Spanish contemporary music band De La Purissima make their U.S. debut in Los Angeles with an intimate ensemble.

Nov 25, 2017

Snowbound by Martin & Muñozin 3 days
  • Visual arts
  • Nashville

Snowbound by Martin & Muñoz

“Snowbound” highlights the incredible sculptural work of artists Walter Martin and Paloma Muñoz.

Nov 24 – Jan 14, 2018

Meeting Bowls in Miamiin 3 days
  • Urban Culture
  • Miami

Meeting Bowls in Miami

Spanish artist collective mmmm… presents the Meeting Bowls, social places for getting to know people and fostering dialog in small groups.

Nov 24 – Dec 31, 2017

A Tribute to Juan Goytisolotoday only
  • Literature
  • New York

A Tribute to Juan Goytisolo

José María Ridao, Julio Ortega, Linda Gould Levine and Randolph Pope explore the legacy of the winner of the 2014 Cervantes Award.

Nov 21, 2017

Caprichos: Goya and Lombardonow
  • Visual arts
  • Washington, D.C.

Caprichos: Goya and Lombardo

The Academy Art Museum at Easton presents Francisco de Goya’s “Los Caprichos” in parallel with artist Emily Lombardo’s homage to this series of etchings.

Nov 21 – Feb 25, 2018

Patricia Urquiola: Between Craft and Industrynow
  • Design
  • Philadelphia

Patricia Urquiola: Between Craft and Industry

The Philadelphia Museum of Art honors acclaimed Spanish designer Patricia Urquiola with this exhibit and the Design Excellence Award.

Nov 19 – Mar 4, 2018

Maider López at Prospect 4now
  • Visual arts
  • New Orleans

Maider López at Prospect 4

Maider López’s work focuses on interrupting norms in space and architecture, inviting the audience to experience common spaces in novel and potentially rewarding ways.

Nov 18 – Feb 25, 2018

Designers with Characternow
  • Visual arts
  • Chicago

Designers with Character

Typography’s value has risen in all artistic fields thanks to the works of graphic designers. This exhibition shows, through the work of some of the best studios, that the conversation between typography and graphic design is especially alive in the contemporary Spanish scene.

Nov 14 – Jan 20, 2018