Past events / 215 past events around Canada
Aurora at Sunfest
The Spanish jazz band Aurora plays at the 2018 Sunfest music festival.
Jul 7 – Jul 8, 2018
- Urban Culture
Okuda San Miguel in Toronto
Spain’s Okuda San Miguel, one of the world’s most celebrated street artist, presents a solo exhibition including new artwork at #Hashtag Gallery in July, and creates a mural entitled “Equilibrium” over the summer.
Jul 7 – Jul 29, 2018
- Visual arts
Thumbs That Type and Swipe: The DIS Edutainment Network
Spanish curator Marco Roso from DIS collective presents a program of videos that range from documentary to instructional video and self-help guide, and invites Spanish architect and researcher Nerea Calvillo for a talk on June 29.
Jun 26 – Jul 29, 2018
Balenciaga: Master of Couture
The McCord Museum presents “Balenciaga, Master of Couture,” a major fashion exhibition organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum of London, and a North American premiere.
Jun 15 – Oct 14, 2018
Connie L. Scarborough at the 2018 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Dr. Connie L. Scarborough, Medieval Spanish Literature expert and professor at Texas Tech University, gives two plenary lectures at the 54th Congress of the Canadian Association of Hispanists in Regina.
May 30 – Jun 1, 2018
Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes
The Bata Shoe Museum of Toronto presents a retrospective by one of the world’s most influential figures within the fashion industry, Spanish artist Manolo Blahnik.
May 16 – Jan 6, 2019
- Visual arts
Sergio García Sánchez at the 2018 Toronto Comic Arts
Spanish cartoonist Sergio Garcia Sánchez participate in TCAF as part of the celebration of the 10th anniversary of his English publisher TOON Books.
May 12 – May 13, 2018
Alike at the 2018 EU Short Film Festival
The Spanish Short Film “Alike” will be screened at the 5th edition of the fifth edition of Ottawa’s European Union Short Film Festival + Tastes of Europe as part of the “Imagination Lives” program.
May 3, 2018
Constructing Albert at Hot Docs 2018
This documentary about Albert Adrià’s culinary vision and creative genius will be screened at this year’s edition of Hot Docs Festival, with Spanish co-director Laura Collado in attendance.
May 2 – May 5, 2018
Luna Miguel at Blue Metropolis Bleu Festival
The 20th edition of Blue Metropolis Bleu Festival brings Luna Miguel, a young Spanish author of six poetry books and editor at “PlayGround” magazine.
Apr 28 – Apr 29, 2018
Diego el Cigala in concert in Toronto
Three-time Grammy Award winner Diego El Cigala, who has captivated audiences all over the world with his gravelly voice and passionate interpretation of Flamenco, returns to Koerner Hall for the third time.
Mar 24, 2018
Spanish Poets at VERSeFest 2018
Berta García Faet and Gonzalo Hermo participate in the “Transatlantic Showcase” at Ottawa’s annual International Festival of Poetry.
Mar 24, 2018