Spanish NYC

Spanish NYC is Flamenco, art, architecture, fashion, and literature. Hispanic Heritage Month and Columbus Day are our big celebrations.

20th Latin Grammys 2019 are the biggest night in Latin music

Thu, November 14, 2019
LAS VEGAS, Nevada ~ Watch the Latin Grammy Awards on Univision

DOC NYC 2019 screens 16 Latin American documentaries

November 6-15, 2019
WEST VILLAGE & CHELSEA, NYC ~ The biggest documentary film festival in the U.S. is at IFC Center, SVA Theatre and Cinépolis Chelsea

Watch Real Madrid vs PSG UEFA CL with Peña Madridista NYC

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
GARMENT DISTRICT, NYC ~ Watch UEFA Champions League Real Madrid vs PSG with Peña Madridista NYC at Playwright Irish Pub

Il Divo French Spanish pop opera to warm up the holidays

Wed, November 20, 2019
UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ The French Swiss American Spanish pop opera group sing songs from The Christmas Collection at the Beacon Theatre

In ‘Pain and Glory,’ Almodóvar shows how one begets the other

Opened Fri, October 4, 2019
GREENWICH VILLAGE & HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC ~ Antonio Banderas won Best Actor at Cannes starring in Almodóvar’s loosely autobiographical triptych about the life of an aging movie director. Penélope Cruz plays the young filmmaker’s mom. Opens at the Angelika and Landmark 57.

Diego el Cigala creates Spanish flamenco fusions

Friday, November 22, 2019
WESTBURY, Long Island ~ El Cigala blends flamenco with rumba, tango and salsa at the Theatre at Westbury

Orchestra of St. Luke’s Baroque Storytelling at Brooklyn Museum

Sunday, November 24, 2019
PROSPECT PARK, Brooklyn ~ A concert of chamber works by Vivaldi (Italian), Rameau (French) and Telemann’s ‘Don Quichotte’ Overture-Suite (Spanish story) at the Brooklyn Museum

Atlético Madrid plays Juventus UEFA Champions League Group Stage

Tuesday, November 26, 2019
KOREATOWN, NYC ~ Watch Atléti games with Peña Oficial Atlético de Madrid en New York at the Football Factory at Legends

Watch FC Barcelona at Atlético Madrid with Penya FC Barcelona NYC

Saturday, November 30, 2019
CHELSEA, NYC ~ Watch Barcelona at Atlético Madrid (La Liga) with NYC’s official Barcelona supporters club at Smithfield Hall

Bárbara Martínez is a rumba flamenca singer

Thursday, December 6, 2019
MIDTOWN EAST, NYC ~ The Argentine-Venezuelan New Yorker sings Spanish flamenco and Brazilian bossa nova at Club Bonafide

‘La Celestina’ is social criticism inside a story of romantic love

Saturday, December 7, 2019
KIPS BAY, NYC ~ Cuban playwright Leyma López renews the classic Spanish tragicomedy by Fernando de Rojas (1499) whose critique of the moral rot of medieval Spanish society can also reflect contemporary times

Carnival, Carnaval, Carnevale

Jan 6 – Feb 25, 2020
This Italian Catholic winter festival spread to France, Spain and Portugal, and then around the Latin world in colonial times

Our Lady of Candelaria patron saint of the Canary Islands

Sunday, February 2, 2020
How fitting that the patron saint of these Spanish African islands is a Black Madonna

Leading Latin American art foundation commissions resistance through art

Wednesday-Sunday
October 30, 2019-Feb 2, 2020
EAST HARLEM, NYC ~ The Foundation of the world’s leading collection of modern and contemporary Latin American art shows its 2019 commissions at El Museo del Barrio

St Patrick’s Day commemorates the patron saint of Ireland

Tuesday, March 17, 2020
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Commemorate the death of the patron saint of Ireland. Spanish Galicians and French Bretons share Celtic culture with western Irish

Saint John’s Eve or Festa Junina

Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Brazilian Creole French French-Canadian Italian Portuguese Puerto Rican Spanish Celebration
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico ~ Celebrate midsummer (or midwinter) by gathering with family around bonfires on the eve of Saint John the Baptist’s birth

Columbus Day

Monday, October 12, 2020
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ This U.S. holiday was founded to stop racist violence against Italian-Americans. The myths around Columbus Day helped us be accepted as just Americans. Benvenuto! Saluto! Grazie!

Celebrate Spain’s National Day, La Fiesta Nacional de España

Monday, October 12, 2020
BAHAMAS ~ When a lookout sighted land on October 12, 1492 during the first expedition of Columbus, he had no idea that he set in motion one of the great turning points in history

All Saints Day honors all saints known and unknown

Sunday, November 1, 2020
This Catholic feast honors all saints whether they are recognized by the Church or just “saintly”

Christie’s Fall 2019 Impressionist and Modern Art auction

Viewing Wed, Nov 6, 2019
Auction Mon, Nov 11, 2019
ROCKEFELLER CENTER ~ French and Spanish masters Derain, Gaugin, Léger, Matisse, Miró, Monet, Picasso, and Pissarro lead the auction at Christie’s

TEFAF New York Fall 2019

Fri-Tue, November 1-5, 2019
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Europe’s big antiques fair brings decorative antiques to the Park Avenue Armory


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Spanish New York City

“Little Spain” used to be on 14th St between Seventh & Eighth Ave.

La Nacional

CHELSEA, NYC ~ The Spanish Benevolent Society social club is the last remnant of New York City’s “Little Spain”

Spanish Consulate New York

Monday-Friday
MIDTOWN EAST, NYC

Desigual

GARMENT DISTRICT & SOHO Bold style

Zara

NEW YORK CITY ~ The world’s biggest clothing retailer, a leader in fast fashion, has eleven stores in the City

King Juan Carlos Center

GREENWICH VILLAGE, NYC ~ Study the histories, politics and cultures of the Spanish-speaking world at King Juan Carlos Center at New York University

Instituto Cervantes

Spanish-language school and cultural center with NYC’s largest Spanish-language library, art exhibitions, film screenings, and performances

Manolo Blahnik is stiletto heels and fun embellishments

31 West 54th St
between Fifth & Sixth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Open Daily

Santiago Calatrava puts Emotion into Motion at Marlborough (Review)

Spanish artist/architect
Marlborough Gallery
40 West 57th St, 2nd Floor, Midtown
May 10 – June 17, 2017


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Spanish Festivals

Hispanic Heritage Month 2020

September 15 – October 15
The United States celebrates our Hispanic roots, Hispanic culture, and the contributions of Hispanic-Americans

Celebrate Spain’s National Day, La Fiesta Nacional de España

Monday, October 12, 2020
BAHAMAS ~ When a lookout sighted land on October 12, 1492 during the first expedition of Columbus, he had no idea that he set in motion one of the great turning points in history

Hispanic Day Parade 2019

Sunday, October 13, 2019
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Twenty-one countries from around the world celebrate our Hispanic Heritage on Fifth Avenue

Sara Baras ‘Sombras’ Flamenco Festival New York City Center 2019

MIDTOWN, Thu-Sun, Mar 7-10, 2019, FLAMENCO FESTIVAL, Spanish flamenco dance theatre ~ Sara Baras, one of the world’s great flamenco dancers (really) celebrates her company’s 20th Anniversary and plays with gender in the shadows of flamenco


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Spain

Festivals in Spain

From Carnival to the fire festival in Valencia, Spain has something for everyone

Saint James is patron saint of Spain, Guatemala and Loíza, PR

Saturday, July 25, 2020
SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain or LOÍZA, Puerto Rico ~ Celebrate the feast of one of the disciples of Jesus


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Previously in Spanish NYC

Happy Birthday Enrique Iglesias

Friday, May 8, 2020
MADRID, Spain ~ The King of Latin Pop was born in May 8, 1975

Buika is the Spanish Queen of Flamenco Soul

Saturday, May 9, 2020
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ The Latin Grammy-winning queen of Spanish flamenco soul returns to Carnegie Hall

International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade

Sunday, August 23, 2020
The more you think about it, the more you wonder how the Atlantic slave trade was allowed to happen, and why we haven’t gotten over it

Ballet Hispánico

UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ America’s leading Latino contemporary dance company is also a ballet school, teaches flamenco, and hosts Latino talks

Bergdorf Goodman is NYC’s most luxurious department store

Daily
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Midtown, Manhattan
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NYC’s most luxurious department store also has the most elegant Christmas windows

Met Cloisters

Daily
FORT TRYON PARK, NYC ~ This reconstructed French cloister is a museum of medieval art known for its unicorn tapestries

Frick Collection

Closed Mondays
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ New York’s museum of old masters, European sculpture and decorative arts

Sotheby’s Fall 2019 Impressionist & Modern Art auctions

Viewing Fri, Nov 1, 2019
Auction Tue, Nov 12, 2019
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Works by French and Spanish masters Degas, Monet, Picasso, Rodin, and Signac lead the auction at Sotheby’s

IFPDA Print Fair 2019

Wed-Sun, Oct 23-27, 2019
HELL’S KITCHEN ~ The biggest and longest-running fine art print fair is showing French, Italian and Spanish dealers this year at Javits Center

NYCFC vs Toronto MLS Eastern Conference Semi Final

Wednesday, October 23, 2019
CONCOURSE, The Bronx ~ New York City’s soccer team’s Argentine, Brazilian, Costa Rican, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Romanian, players and a Spanish coach at Yankee Stadium

Nella Rojas flamenco “Best New Artist” Latin Grammy nomination

Monday, October 21, 2019
GREENWICH VILLAGE, NYC ~ Venezuela, Berklee, the world’s top flamenco producer, IMG Artists, the movie that opened Cannes, and a Latin Grammy nomination. World Music Institute brings Nella to Le Poisson Rouge.

Flamenco Legends: the Paco de Lucía Project, the best of the best

Sunday, October 20, 2019
PURCHASE, NYC (White Plains) ~ Javier Limón, the world’s best flamenco producer, brings “the best flamenco group in the world” to Purchase College

Vahagni’s ‘The Life and Death of a Great Matador’ tribute to a great guitarist

Friday, October 18, 2019
DIGITAL RELEASE ~ LA-based guitarist Vahagni releases a compelling flamenco tribute to his late father, the first guitar soloist for the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Armenia

Tablao Flamenco Vivo Carlota Santana

Wed-Fri, October 16-18, 2019
GREENWICH VILLAGE ~ One of New York City’s leading flamenco dance companies brings the Andalucían style of dancing in bars to Le Poisson Rouge

The Paco de Lucía Project

Sunday, October 13, 2019
UPPER WEST SIDE, NYC ~ The World Music Institute brings the last touring band of the greatest flamenco guitarist in history to Symphony Space

NYCWFF is the Food Network & Cooking Channel’s wine and food festival

Thu-Sun, October 10-13, 2019
NEW YORK CITY ~ Culinary demonstrations, intimate meals and a giant pier party make the NYCWFF, New York City’s biggest wine and food festival

New York Film Festival 57 opens with Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’

September 27 – Oct 13, 2019
LINCOLN CENTER ~ The 57th Festival opens with Scorcese’s ‘The Irishman’ and screens Cannes Grand Prix winner ‘Atlantic,’ Pedro Almodóvar’s Spanish film ‘Pain and Glory,’ and Olivier Assayas’ French film ‘WASP Network’ at Film at Lincoln Center

74th UN General Assembly looks for global solutions to global problems

September 17-30, 2019
High-Level General Debate
September 24-30, 2019
MIDTOWN EAST, NYC ~ Politicians discuss Climate, Universal Health Coverage, Sustainable Development, Financing for Development, Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, and Small Island Developing States

Alejandro Sanz Spanish flamenco pop #LaGira tour

Saturday, August 31, 2019
CHELSEA, NYC ~ The Spanish flamenco pop star brings his latest tour to Madison Square Garden

US Open Tennis 2019

Daily, Aug 26 – Sep 8, 2019
FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, Queens ~ Reigning champion Djokovic is still the man to beat. Nadal challenges. Osaka is favorite over Halep.

New York Latino Film Festival screens the diversity of the Latino experience

August 12-18, 2019
HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC ~ U.S., Argentine, Brazilian, Costa Rican, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Puerto Rican and Spanish films, a social media influencers conference and a tribute to John Singleton

Jesús Carmona: Amator Spanish flamenco at Lincoln Center

Wednesday, August 7, 2019
LINCOLN CENTER ~ This charismatic Spanish flamenco dance star of the new generation brings one of his more personal shows to New York. Arooj Aftab opens with Sufi rock.

FIFA World Soccer Rankings

Thursday, July 25, 2019
ZÜRICH, SWITZERLAND ~ USA women are #1. 70% of the top ten men’s teams are Latin: Brazil, France, Uruguay, Portugal, Colombia, Spain and Argentina

Lincoln Center Out of Doors is Lincoln Center’s summer festival

Wednesday-Sunday, July 24 – August 11, 2019
LINCOLN CENTER & CONCOURSE, THE BRONX ~ Lincoln Center’s summer festival includes African, Cuban, Dominican, Honduran, Indigenous, Jewish, Mexican, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, & Spanish music, dance, film and word for FREE

NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2019 Latin Food Guide

July 22 – August 16, 2019
NEW YORK CITY ~ See which African, Brazilian, Cuban, French, Italian, Mexican, Puerto Rican and Spanish restaurants joined this food festival of prix fixe lunches and dinners

Dance on Camera Festival 2019 at Film at Lincoln Center

Fri-Mon, July 12-15, 2019
LINCOLN CENTER, NYC ~ The world’s longest-running dance film festival is screening Cuban, Disability, French and Spanish dance films

Women’s World Cup France 2019

June 7 – July 7, 2019
Women’s soccer
Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, French, Italian, Spanish, & USA teams play to be the best

SummerStage 2019

June 1 – August 27, 2019
Summer live music dance theatre festival
NYC PARKS ~ African, Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Colombian, Creole, Cuban, Dominican, French, Garifuna, Haitian, Indigenous, Italian, Jewish, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Spanish culture and more. FREE

Spring 2019 Latin American Art Auction at Christie’s

ROCKEFELLER CENTER, MIDTOWN, NYC | On view May 18-22 | Auctions May 22-23, 2019 | Art auction | Spanish-Mexican surrealist Remedios Varo leads the sale

Dance Parade New York 2019

FLATIRON, UNION SQUARE, EAST VILLAGE, NYC | Sat, May 18, 2019 | Dance parade & festival | African, Bolivian, Brazilian, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Mexican, Panamanian, Puerto Rican & Spanish dances

The revenge of the Shaman ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’ at the Met Museum

Daily, May 9 – September 8, 2019
French, French-Canadian, Italian, Spanish fashion art exhibition
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ The Costume Institute’s 2019 exhibition explores how camp fashion goes mainstream

‘The Silence of Others’ speaks to the silence of our own leaders

HUDSON SQUARE, NYC | May 8-14, 2019, Extended to Jun 6 | Spanish movies | The Almodóvar executive produced film asks the existential question of what happens when crimes against humanity go unpunished?

‘La Traviata’ Verdi’s Italian Opera at the Met

LINCOLN CENTER; CLOSES Sat Apr 27, 2019; Italian opera live music ~ Michael Mayer’s new production. ‘Sempre libera degg’io’ and ‘Addio, del passato.’

Tribeca Film Festival 2019

TRIBECA, NYC | Daily Apr 24 – May 5, 2019 | Film festival | Argentine, Bolivian, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Honduran, Indigenous, Mayan, Mexican, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Spanish and more stories

Havana Film Festival New York celebrates 20 years

MANHATTAN, BRONX, QUEENS; PREFEST Apr 5-8, FEST Apr 9-16, 2019; Latin American film festival ~ Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Colombian, Cuban, Dominican, Mexican, Peruvian & Spanish movies, red carpet & parties, plus Cuban ballet legend CARLOS ACOSTA

ArtExpo 2019 contemporary art & photography fair at Pier 90

HELL’S KITCHEN; Fri-Sun, Apr 4-7, 2019 ~ One of New York City’s big contemporary art fairs has independent artist [SOLO] and photography [FOTO SOLO] sections

The Photography Show 2019 by AIPAD at Pier 94

HELL’S KITCHEN; Wed-Sun, Apr 3-7, 2019; Photography art fair ~ Argentine, Brazilian, French, French-Canadian, Mexican and Spanish galleries

Affordable Art Fair Spring 2019 at Met Pavilion

CHELSEA; Mar 28-31, 2019; Art fair ~ Dominican, French, French-Canadian, Italian & Spanish art for under $10,000

Ballet Hispánico stretches Latino horizons at The Joyce

CHELSEA; Tue-Sun, Mar 26-31, 2019; Cuban contemporary dance theatre ~ Explore the Latin diaspora with Annabelle Lopez Ochoa (Colombian), Edwaard Liang (Chinese) & Bennyroyce Royon (Filipino)

St Patrick’s Day Parade 2019

MIDTOWN & UPPER EAST SIDE; Sat, Mar 16, 2019; Irish French Spanish parade celebration ~ This day of Celtic pride includes Galician Spaniards and Brittany French

Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca ‘Entre Tú y Yo’

Tue-Sun, March 8-31, 2019
EAST VILLAGE ~ The latest version of this Spanish flamenco dance theatre company’s show about prowling for partners feels like a village theater in Spain with star power. At the Connelly Theater.

Independent New York 2019 at Spring Street Studios

TRIBECA; Armory Week, Fri-Sun, Mar 8-10, 2019; contemporary art fair ~ More of a gathering of art lovers and collectors around an art fair

Ismael Fernández sings Spanish flamenco at Joe’s Pub

NOHO; Thu, Mar 7, 2019; WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE, FLAMENCO FESTIVAL, Spanish Romani flamenco live music ~ The musical half of NYC’s Sonia Olla & Ismael Fernández Flamenco Company presents his new album ‘Trato’ (Deal)

Flamenco Festival New York 2019 at Joe’s Pub

NOHO; Tue-Sun, Mar 7-10, 2019; FLAMENCO FESTIVAL, Spanish Romani flamenco dance theater music art exhibition books festival ~ The best artists from the flamenco heartland, Andalusia, Spain

Armory Show 2019 contemporary art fair at Piers 90, 92 & 94

HELL’S KITCHEN; Armory Week Thu-Sun, Mar 7-10, 2019; Modern, Post War, Contemporary art fair ~ Armory Week art fairs ride along with this huge art fair of international art with African, Argentine, Brazilian, Colombian, Cuban, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian and Spanish galleries

Plácido conducts last performance of Sonja Frisell’s ‘Aida’ at the Met

LINCOLN CENTER; Winter cast Jan 7 – Mar 7, 2019; Italian opera live music ~ Kristen Lewis stars in the final performances of Sonja Frisell’s production of Verdi’s grand opera set in ancient Egypt

Art on Paper 2019 at Pier 36

LOWER EAST SIDE; Armory Week Thu-Sun, Mar 7-10, 2019; contemporary art fair ~ Works on paper and works made from paper from Argentine, French, French-Canadian, Italian and Spanish galleries

ADAA Art Show 2019, art fair at the Park Avenue Armory

UPPER EAST SIDE; pre-Armory Week, Gala preview Wed Feb 27; Fair Feb 28-Mar 3, 2019 ~ The art fair of the association of America’s leading art dealers

Joan Miró: Birth of the World at MoMA

Daily, Feb 24 – June 15, 2019
Spanish art exhibition
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Explore the development of Joan Miró’s visual language

New York International Children’s Film Festival 2019

MANHATTAN, BROOKLYN & QUEENS, Weekends, Feb 22 – Mar 17, 2019 ~ Children’s movies from Andorra, Brazil, Cuba, Colombia, France, Guatemala, Italy, Mexico, Portugal and Spain

Farruquito Spanish flamenco dance theatre at Town Hall

MIDTOWN, Fri, Feb 22, 2019, Spanish flamenco dance theatre ~ “Greatest flamenco dancer of the century” (The New York Times)

Jordi Savall early classical music specialist

CARNEGIE HALL, ZANKEL HALL, Thu, February 21, 2019, French classical live music ~ The Catalan Spanish early music master plays a concert of French baroque music

Westminster Dog Show brings Latin breeds to MSG

HELL’S KITCHEN & CHELSEA, Mon-Tue, Feb 11-12, 2019, Dog show with African, Cuban, French, Italian, Mexican, Spanish and Portuguese breeds.

Film Comment Selects 2019 at Film Society

LINCOLN CENTER, Wed-Sun, Feb 6-10, 2019, Film festival with Brazilian, Chilean, French & Spanish movies curated by Film Comment magazine editors.

Master Drawings New York 2019 at 30 galleries

UPPER EAST SIDE, Jan 26-Feb 2, 2019 ~ A collaborative exhibition of old master art at 30 international dealers within walking distance of each other.
# old masters drawings art fair

Oscar Nominations for African, Indigenous, Italian & Mexican movies

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA, Tue, Jan 22, 2019 ~ Roma, Green Book, A Star is Born, Black Panther, BlacKkKlansman, Hale County, This Morning, This Evening, and Mother are recognized.
# awards african indigenous italian mexican spanish

Try new restaurants with friends during NYC Restaurant Week

Jan 21 – Feb 8, 2019 ~ 2-course lunches for $26 and 3-course dinners for $42.
# african brazilian cuban french italian mexican latin & spanish food

Compañia Irene Rodríguez Cuban Flamenco at the Joyce Theater

CHELSEA, Jan 18-20, 2019, Fri-Sun ~ One of Cuba’s leading flamenco companies returns to the Joyce. Cuba was New Spain.
# cuban flamenco dance theater

5,000 years at the Winter Antiques Show at the Park Avenue Armory

UPPER EAST SIDE, Opening night Thu, Jan 17, Show Jan 18-27, 2019, daily ~ African, French, Haitian, Italian, Mexican, Puerto Rican and Spanish antiques, art and design. The show benefits East Side House Settlement which provides educational programs to families in the South Bronx and Upper Manhattan.
# antiques fair bronx philanthropy

Salvador Dali Spanish Art at ACA Galleries

CHELSEA; Tue-Sat, Jan 10-Mar 9, 2019; Spanish modern art exhibition ~ Etchings, tapestries and drawings from the famous Argillet Collection (his collaborator & publisher)

New York Jewish Film Festival at Film Society

LINCOLN CENTER, Daily, January 9-22, 2019 ~ Films from around the world that explore the diversity of Jewish experience
# jewish film festival argentine french israeli spanish movies

Golden Globes 2019 Winners

NBC BEVERLY HILTON HOTEL, HOLLYWOOD, Sun, January 6, 2019 ~ “Green Book”, “Roma” and “A Star is Born” won film awards. Patricia Arquette and “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story” won TV Golden Globe Awards from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
#AWARDS #FRENCHCANADIAN #ITALIAN #MEXICAN #MOVIES #TV

Ballet Hispánico soars in “CARMEN.maquia” at The Apollo

APOLLO THEATER, HARLEM, Fri-Sat, December 7-8, 2018 ~ America’s leading Latino dance company shows a Spanish contemporary take on Bizet’s French opera about the fiery Romani woman “Carmen”

Olga Cerpa y Mestisay Spanish folk at the David Rubenstein

LINCOLN CENTER, WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE, Tue, Nov 20, 2018. Spanish Canary Island folk music ~ One of the most popular bands in the Canary Islands visits our island

Latin Grammys 2018 ~ the biggest night in Latin music

UNIVISION, November 15, 2018 ~ Jorge Drexler (Uruguay), Luis Miguel (Mexico), and Rosalía (Spain) were 2018’s big winners. Watch videos of all the winners in this story.

Chus Burés Spanish jewelry at El Museo del Barrio

EAST HARLEM, Wed-Sun, Nov 14-18, 2018 ~ The iconic Spanish jewelry designer of La Movida Madrileña hosts a pop-up exhibition.
# spanish jewelry exhibition

NYCFC New York City Football Club 2018

YANKEE STADIUM, CONCOURSE, THE BRONX, Around January 3, 2019 ~ 2019 season announcement ~
Argentine, Costa Rican, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Spanish and Venezuelan players

The Salon Art + Design Fair 2018 is a matter of taste

November 8 – 12, 2018
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PREVIEW, November 8
Nathalie and Laura de Gunzburg
Benefits Dia Art Foundation
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Park Avenue Arrmory
Upper East Side, Manhattan
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Historic, modern and contemporary furniture and groundbreaking design

DOC NYC 2018 ~ America’s biggest documentary film festival

November 8 – 15, 2018
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IFC Center, SVA Theatre & Cinepolis
West Village & Chelsea, Manhattan
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America’s largest documentary film festival presents over 300 films and events with 42 world premieres and 17 U.S. premieres
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African – American, Brazilian, Honduran, Indigenous, Italian, Jamaican, Jewish, Mexican, Puerto Rican and Spanish films

Laura Pausini “Hazte Sentir” Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album

November 15, 2018
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“Hazte Sentir” wins “Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album” Latin Grammy
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August 31, 2018
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
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March 16, 2018
‘Fatti sentire | Hazte sentir’ album

Rosalía, the Millenial Flamenco Pop star, gives le petite mort new life

November 14, 2018 ~ The “Millenial Flamenco” Pop darling who blends Flamenco tradition with youth culture is the most interesting Latin musician to rise up in 2018.

Clémentine Margaine closes Bizet’s French opera “Carmen” at the Met

LINCOLN CENTER, Oct 30, 2018 to Feb 8, 2019 ~ French opera of Spanish Romani culture. French mezzo-soprano Clémentine Margaine and tenor Roberto Alagna star.

Affordable Art Fair 2018 Fall

Preview, Wednesday, September 26, 2018
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Thursday – Sunday
September 27 – 30, 2018
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Metropolitan Pavilion
Chelsea, Manhattan
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Over 70 exhibitors of art for less than $10,000, including French, Italian and Spanish galleries

TEFAF New York Fall 2018 at the Park Avenue Armory

OPENING NIGHT PREVIEW
October 26, 2018, Friday
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FAIR
October 27 – 31, 2018
Sunday – Wednesday
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Park Avenue Armory
Upper East Side, Manhattan
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New York society loves the Fall New York edition of Europe’s leading antiques fair. It focuses on fine and decorative art from antiquity to 1920.

IFPDA Print Fair 2018

Wed-Sun, October 24-28, 2018
HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC ~ The biggest fine art prints fair comes to Javits Center

Hispanic Day Parade 2018 ~ Desfile de la Hispanidad

Sunday, October 14, 2018
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Fifth Avenue
(44th to 69th Street)
Midtown – Upper East Side Manhattan
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Argentine, Bolivian, Belizean, Chilean, Colombian, Costa Rican, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Guatemalan, Honduran, Mexican, Nicaraguan, Panamanian, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Salvadoran, Spanish, Uruguayan and Venezuelan cultures

NYC Wine & Food Festival 2018 (NYCWFF)

PIER 94, HELL’S KITCHEN & AROUND MANHATTAN, Thu-Sun, October 11 – 14, 2018 ~ A weekend of fine wine and food prepared by over 500 world-renowned French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish chefs and TV personalities from the Food Network and Cooking Channel
#WINEFESTIVAL #FOODFESTIVAL

Columbus Day Parade 2018

Monday, October 8, 2018
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Fifth Avenue
(47th to 72nd St)
Midtown – Upper East Side, Manhattan
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ABC 7
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World’s biggest Italian – American celebration

New York Film Festival 56 (2018)

September 28 – October 14, 2018
LINCOLN CENTER ~ Alfonso Cuarón’s ‘Roma’ leads a crop of new Argentine, Chilean, Cuban, Filipino, French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican and Spanish films at Film Society

UN General Assembly 73 (2018) UNGA 73

GENERAL DEBATE
September 25 – October 5, 2018
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UN Headquarters
Midtown East, Manhattan
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Heads of state visit so Midtown East is blocked with security and traffic

Queens Hispanic Day Parade 2018 celebrates our diverse heritage

Sunday, September 23, 2018
37th Avenue
Jackson Heights, Queens
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Argentine, Bolivian, Belizean, Chilean, Colombian, Costa Rican, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Guatemalan, Honduran, Mexican, Nicaraguan, Panamanian, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Salvadoran, Spanish, Uruguayan and Venezuelan culture.

Fashion Designers of Latin America SS 2019 (September 2018)

Spanish fashion legend Agatha Ruiz de la Prada and Bolivian, Chilean, Colombian, Mexican, Salvadoran, Spanish and Venezuelan designers.
Tuesday – Wednesday
September 11 – 12, 2018

US Open Tennis 2018 Nadal, Halep, Del Potro, Garcia, Fognini

Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Colombian, French, Italian, Romanian, Spanish players including the #1 men’s and women’s singles players.
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USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens
August 27-September 9, 2018
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ROUND OF 16
Sunday – Monday
September 2 – 3, 2018
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QUARTER FINALS
Tuesday – Wednesday
September 4 – 5, 2018
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SEMI FINALS
Thursday – Friday
September 6 – 7, 2018
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FINALS
Saturday – Sunday
September 8 – 9, 2018

Rafael Nadal (#1) falls to Del Potro at US Open

World #1
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US OPEN
USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens
August 27-September 9, 2018
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R1 David Ferrer: 6-3, 3-4 retired
R2 Vasek Pospisil: 6-3, 6-4, 6-2
R3 Karen Khachanov (#27) 5-7, 7-5, 7 (9) – 6 (7), 7 (7) – 6 (3)
R16 Nikoloz Basilashvili
SF Del Potro

Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the big North American film festivalr

Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Colombian, Costa Rican, Cuban, French, Israeli, Italian, Mexican, Filipino, Portuguese, Puerto Rican, Romanian, Spanish, Uruguayan and Venezuelan films.
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Toronto, Canada
September 6 – 16, 2018

White | Black monochrome group show of art stars at Acquavella Galleries

August 13 – September 28, 2018
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Acquavella Galleries
Upper East Side, Manhattan
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Compare the aesthetics of Miquel Barceló (Spanish), Louise Bourgeois (French), Jean Dubuffet (French), Jacob El Hanani (Jewish), Manolo Millares (Spanish), Joaquín Torres-García (Uruguayan) and Americans Keith Haring, Robert Longo & Andy Warhol.

Battery Dance Festival 2018

ROBERT F. WAGNER JR. PARK, BATTERY PARK CITY & SCHIMMEL CENTER, FINANCIAL DISTRICT, Sun-Sat, August 12-18, 2018 ~ 25 companies from eight countries perform with the Statue of Liberty backstage. Includes African, French-Canadian, Italian, Jewish, Mexican and Spanish companies. FREE

New York International Salsa Congress 2018

Marriott Marquis
Times Square Theater District, Manhattan
Thursday – Monday
August 30 – September 3, 2018

New York Fashion Week Women’s SS 2019 (September 2018)

Around town
Thursday – Wednesday
September 6 – 12, 2018

NYC Restaurant Week Summer 2018 $28 lunches and $42 dinners

Brazilian, Cuban, French, Italian, Mexican & Spanish prix-fixe lunches and dinners.
RESERVATIONS
Monday, July 9, 2018
DINING
July 23 – August 17, 2018

World Cup 2018 Russia Final ~ France wins

WORLD CUP
June 14 – July 15, 2018
LATIN ROUND OF 16
Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, France, Mexico, Portugal, Spain & Uruguay
LATIN QUARTER FINALS
Brazil, France, Uruguay
LATIN SEMI FINALS
France 1 – 0 Belgium
LATIN FINAL
France vs Croatia
Sunday, July 15, 2018

LAMC 2018 Latin Alternative Music Conference

The Stewart Hotel
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
July 10 – 14, 2018

Geraint Thomas wins Tour de France 2018

Colombian, French, Italian & Spanish riders.
July 7 – 29, 2018
Tour de France 2018 winners:
TIME Geraint Thomas (British)
POINTS Peter Sagan (Slovakian)
CLIMBER Julian Alaphilippe (French)
YOUNG Pierre Roger Latour (French)
TEAM Movistar (Spanish)
COMBATIVE Daniel Martin (Irish)
COLOMBIAN
Nairo Quintana finishes 10th time, 8th climber.
Egan Arley Bernal Gomez 2nd youth
Daniel Felipe Martinez Poveda 5th youth

Obsession, Nudes with Attitude by Klimt, Schiele and Picasso

Tuesday – Sunday
July 3 – October 7, 2018
~
Met Breuer
Upper East Side, Manhattan

Spain World Cup 2018 ends in the Round of 16 against Russia

Spain 1 – 1 (P) Russia
Stadion Luzhniki in Moscow, Russia
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Flamenco Latino Más Allá, Spanish Flamenco with American influences

Rumba Flamenca is Spanish Flamenco with Black American and Caribbean influences.
Jamaica Center for the Arts and Learning
Jamaica, Queens
Friday – Saturday
June 22 – 23, 2018

Human Rights Watch Film Festival 2018, Filipino, Spanish & Venezuelan films

Filipino, French, Spanish & Venezuelan films.
Film Society of Lincoln Center
June 14 – 21, 2018

Tony Awards 2018 honor the best of the 2017-2018 Broadway season

Caribbean, Colombian, Filipino, French, Italian, Jewish, Mexican & Spanish nominees.
Live on CBS
Radio City Music Hall
Midtown, Manhattan
Sunday, June 10, 2018

Latin artists and productions win six 2018 Drama Desk Awards

June 3, 2018 ~ Dominican, Ghanan, Jewish, Mexican, Italian, & Spanish winners.
Lindsay Mendez ‘Carousel’
Sean Carvajal ‘Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train’
Juan Castano ‘Oedipus El Rey’
‘Farinelli and the King’
‘Once on This Island’
‘School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play’
The Town Hall
Midtown, Manhattan

UEFA Champions League Final 2017-2018 ~ Real Madrid Threepeat

The world’s most respected club soccer tournament.
September – May
FINAL
Real Madrid 3-1 Liverpool
Saturday, May 26, 2018

New York City Opera in the Park in Bryant Park

May 14 – Sep 17, 2018
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Opera in Bryant Park. FREE

Ballet Hispánico En Familia 2018 at the United Palace with Katiria Soto

Special family program of Latin American dance and culture. Dance with Mom on stage.
United Palace Theatre
Washington Heights, Manhattan
Mother’s Day
Sunday, May 13, 2018

Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller is the auction of the century

May 8, 2018: Christie’s sets auction records for Corot, Delacroix, Monet, Matisse, Morandi, Odilon, Vuillard, and makes its collection guarantee at the very first auction.

Bryant Park Dance Party

May 2 – June 8, 2018
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Latin dance party in Bryant Park. FREE

Eduardo Chillida Spain’s foremost 20th century sculptor at Hauser & Wirth

Hauser & Wirth
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 30 – July 27, 2018

Eugenio Merino ‘Here Died Warhol’ at UNIX Gallery

A similar striking sculpture of Picasso in state became a huge tourist draw in Málaga, Spain. A clever commentary on the commercialization of art, life and even death.
UNIX Gallery
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 26 – June 9, 2018

Met Opera’s ‘Roméo et Juliette’ stars Ailyn Pérez and Charles Castronovo

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
April 23 – May 12, 2018

Plácido Domingo Spanish-Mexican opera star conducts ‘Roméo et Juliette’

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
April 23 – May 12, 2018

40th Artexpo 2018 with SOLO and FOTO SOLO at Pier 94

African, Argentine, Brazilian, Ecuadorian, Filipino, French, French-Canadian, Haitian, Israeli, Italian, Mexican, Romanian, Spanish, Uruguayan & Venezuelan galleries.
Pier 94
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Thursday – Sunday
April 19 – 22, 2018

Youth America Grand Prix 2018

DAVID H. KOCH THEATER, LINCOLN CENTER, Wed-Thu, April 18-19, 2018 ~ The world’s ballet scholarship finals and gala performance are nothing, but electric

17th Tribeca Film Festival 2018

APRIL 18-29, 2018 ~ The younger of New York City’s two major film festivals brings red carpet premieres, stars, filmmakers, and film fans to NYC. Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, French, Italian, Jewish, Puerto Rican, Romanian & Spanish films.

PEN World Voices Festival 2018 Resist and Reimagine

165+ writers and artists from over 50 countries gather in NYC to talk about the theme ‘Resist and Reimagine.’
April 16 – 22, 2018

Acquavella ‘The Worlds of Joaquín Torres-García’ Uruguayan modern art

Acquavella Galleries
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Monday – Saturday
April 12 – May 25, 2018
EXTENDED
June 29, 2018

Latin Grooves by Cuban Gerardo Contino with Spanish diva Nalaya Brown

The Django in the Roxy Hotel
Tribeca, Manhattan
Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Brazilian Eliane Elias brings ‘Music from Man of La Mancha’ to Birdland

Birdland
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
April 10 – 14, 2018

Ballet Hispánico Spring 2018 Season at The Joyce

Works by Spanish, Colombian, and Mexican choreographers, including two world premieres that salute the beloved Spanish poet Federico García Lorca.
Joyce Theater
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
April 10 – 15, 2018

Guillermo Cervera ‘Flow’ Spanish photographer at Anastasia Photo

Anastasia Photo
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
April 4 – May 31, 2018

The Visionary World of José Molina at Able Fine Art Gallery

Able Fine Art Gallery
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Wednesday – Sunday
March 30 – April 26, 2018

Verdi’s ‘Luisa Miller’ stars Spanish-Mexican opera legend Plácido Domingo

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
March 29 – April 21, 2018

Dorantes Flamenco meets Jazz at Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola

COLUMBUS CIRCLE, Thu-Sat, Mar 22-24, 2018 ~ One of the great flamenco pianists.
# spanish flamenco festival live music jazz

‘Like Life Sculpture, Color, and the Body’ at The Met Breuer

Upper East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
March 21 – July 22, 2018

Affordable Art Fair New York Spring 2018

Argentine, French, French-Canadian, Italian, & Spanish galleries.
Metropolitan Pavilion
Chelsea, Manhattan
PREVIEW
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
FAIR
Thursday – Sunday
March 21 – 25, 2018

Andalusian Voices: Linares, Heredia, & Arcángel at Carnegie Hall

MIDTOWN, Sat, Mar 17, 2018 ~ Carmen Linares, Marina Heredia, Arcángel, & Ana Morales.
# spanish flamenco festival live music

Angelita Montoya ‘Versos olvidados’ (Forgotten Verses) at Roulette

BOERUM HILL, BROOKLYN, Fri, Mar 16, 2018 ~ Music built around the female poets of the Generation of 27.
# spanish flamenco festival live music

Fashion Ideas Get Dressed at Sapar Contemporary

The fashion designer’s creative process.
Tribeca, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
March 16 – April 24, 2018

Hugo Fontela ‘Nowhere Island’ Spanish art at Marlborough Gallery

Midtown, Manhattan
Monday – Saturday
March 15 – April 14, 2018

Niño de Elche a postmodern Flamenco voice at Schimmel Center

FINANCIAL DISTRICT, Wed, Mar 14, 2018 ~ Flamenco vocalist who blends in rock, electronics and multimedia.
# spanish flamenco festival live music

Compañía Eva Yerbabuena Flamenco superstar at New York City Center

MIDTOWN, Fri-Sat, Mar 9-10, 2018 ~ Yerbabuena celebrates its 20th anniversary with “Carne y Hueso” (Flesh and Bone).
# spanish flamenco festival dance

10th ReelAbilities Film Festival NY 2018

MARLENE MEYERSON JCC MANHATTAN, UPPER WEST SIDE, Thu-Wed, March 8-14, 2018 ~ Inspiring movies about Brazilian, Colombian, Italian, & Catalan-Spanish people with different abilities
#JEWISH #DISABILITIES #FILMFESTIVAL

NADA New York 2018 at Skylight Clarkson Sq

HUDSON SQUARE; Armory Week, Thu-Sun Mar 8-11, 2018; contemporary art fair ~ Emerging galleries and artists

24th Armory Show 2018 international art fair on Piers 92/94

HELL’S KITCHEN; Armory Week, Preview Wed Mar 7, Show Thu-Sun Mar 8-11, 2018; contemporary art fair ~ Modern, Post war, and Contemporary African, Argentine, Brazilian, Cuban, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Mexican, Peruvian, Philippine, Portuguese and Spanish art

VOLTA NY 2018 contemporary art fair at Pier 90

HELL’S KITCHEN; Armory Week Wed-Sun Mar 7-11, 2018; contemporary art fair ~ Brazilian, Colombian, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Jewish, Puerto Rican, and Spanish galleries

José Antonio Rodríguez Córdoba’s Flamenco guitarist at Roulette

BOERUM HILL, BROOKLYN, Sat, Mar 3, 2018 ~ One of the great Spanish contemporary Flamenco guitarists.
# spanish flamenco festival live music

Flamenco Festival 2018 New York City Center

MIDTOWN, Fri-Sat, March 2-11, 2018 ~ The world’s best Spanish flamenco dancers and companies clap and stomp their way through NYC
# spanish flamenco festival dance

Ballet Nacional de España Flamenco Festival New York City Center

MIDTOWN, Fri-Sun, Mar 2-4, 2018 ~ The world’s premiere Flamenco dance company visits New York.
# spanish flamenco festival dance

18th Film Comment Selects 2018

‘Film Comment’ Magazine’s annual festival of distinctive premieres and revivals.
Film Society of Lincoln Center
February 23 – 27, 2018

Agatha Ruiz de la Prada S/S 18 at Fashion Designers of Latin America

Spain’s Queen of Hearts
Fashion Designers of Latin America (formerly Uptown Fashion Week)
Skyline Hotel
Hell’s Kitchen, Manhattan
Tuesday, February 13, 2018

2018 New Museum Triennnial : Songs for Sabotage

Brazilian, Haitian, Mexican, Peruvian, Portuguese, & Spanish contemporary artists.
New Museum
Lower East Side, Manhattan
Tuesday – Sunday
February 13 – May 27, 2018

Soledad Barrio & Noche Flamenca ‘Intimo’ at the Joyce

CHELSEA, Tue-Sat, Feb 13-25, 2018, Spanish flamenco dance theater ~ One of NYC’s great flamenco dancers presents her latest show.

The Westminster Dog Show (2018) brings Latin Breeds to The Garden

Piers 92/94 and
Madison Square Garden
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Monday – Tuesday
February 12 – 13, 2018

New York Philharmonic ‘Andsnes, Britten & Saint-Saëns’s Organ Symphony’

David Geffen Hall
Lincoln Center
Thursday – Saturday
February 8 – 10, 2018

Grammys 2018 were a huge fail. ‘Despacito’ is Song of the Decade!

January 28, 2018 ~ ‘Despacito’ entered global popular culture. The entire world is singing in Spanish!
~ 2017’s most-streamed song
~ 2017’s most-purchased song
~ 16 weeks at No. 1 on the Hot 100, tying the all-time record
~ “One of the biggest global hits ever”
I never even heard the winning song.The Recording Academy ignored the Latin community and the entire world. Why RA President Mr. Neil Portnow?

Master Drawings New York (2018)

Multiple Galleries
Upper East Side, Manhattan
PREVIEW
Friday, January 26, 2018
SHOW
Saturday – Saturday
January 27 – February 3, 2018

Birds of a Feather Joseph Cornell’s Homage to Juan Gris at the Met

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park / Upper East Side
January 23 – April 15, 2018

‘Il Trovatore’ is Verdi’s twisted tale of love and vengeance in politics

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
January 22 – February 15, 2018

NYC Broadway Week January 2018 2-for-1 tickets

ON SALE
Friday, January 5, 2018
PERFORMANCES
January 16 – February 4, 2018

14th Winter JazzFest 2018 brings together 10,000 Jazz lovers

Multiple venues in Midtown, Greenwich Village, East Village, Lower East Side, Hudson Square, and SoHo, Manhattan
January 10 – 17, 2018
JAZZ MARATHON
Friday – Saturday
January 12 – 13, 2018

The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal

Grey Art Gallery
New York University
Greenwich Village, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
January 9 – March 31, 2018

Cristina Iglesias: ‘Entwined’ at Marian Goodman Gallery

Marian Goodman Gallery
24 West 57th St
between Fifth & Sixth Ave
Midtown, Manhattan
Monday – Saturday
January 9 – February 10, 2018

NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2018

RESERVATIONS OPEN
January 8, 2018
NYC RESTAURANT WEEK
January 22 – February 9, 2018

Meet the Three Kings at Teatro SEA’s Three Kings Day and receive a gift

Teatro SEA
Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural & Educational Center
Lower East Side
Sunday, January 6, 2018

El Museo del Barrio Three Kings Day Parade 2018

EAST HARLEM, Fri, Jan 5, 2018 ~ New York’s big Three Kings Day celebration.
# puerto rican christmas parade

‘Farinelli and the King’ is a comic play about a Spanish king’s Italian castrato

The true story of the Italian opera singer who calmed the nerves of the Spanish king.
DRAMA DESK NOMINATIONS
“Outstanding Costume Design for a Play”
Belasco Theatre
Times Square / Theater District
December 17, 2017 – March 25, 2018

‘Ferdinand’ the bull has to decide whether he is a fighter or a lover

OPENED December 15, 2017
CLOSED January 18, 2018

‘The Immigrants’ at Howard Greenberg Gallery

Howard Greenberg Gallery
41 East 57th St, Suite 1406
at Madison Avenue, Midtown East
December 14, 2017 – January 27, 2018

Esteban Vicente Spanish Abstract Expressionist of The New York School

Ameringer McEnery Yohe
524 West 19th St
between Tenth & Eleventh Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday
December 14, 2017 – January 27, 2018

Mercedes Peón Ancient and Contemporary Songs of Galicia, Spain

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue
between 34th & 35th St
Murray Hill, Manhattan
Friday, December 8, 2017

Art Basel Miami Beach in December is America’s big art fair

Miami Beach, Florida
Wednesday – Sunday
December 6 – 10, 2017

Ballet Hispánico leaps borders at the Apollo Theater

APOLLO THEATER, HARLEM, Fri-Sat, December 1-2, 2017 ~ “Con Brazos Abiertos” (With open arms)

Miss Universe 2017 is Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (Miss South Africa)

Miss Universe 2017 is Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (Miss South Africa)
Zappos
Las Vegas, Nevada
November 26, 2017

Pepa Prieto / Dean Monogenis ‘Polarities’

Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery
505 West 24th St
near Tenth Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Thursday, November 16 – Saturday, December 23, 2017

Sotheby’s Impressionist & Modern Art Auction Fall 2017

Sotheby’s 1334 York Ave
between 71st & 72nd St
Upper East Side, Manhattan
EXHIBITION
Friday, November 3, 2017
AUCTION
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico in the World Cup, USA no

October 2015 – November 2017
Qualified
South America: Brazil, Uruguay, Argentina, Colombia
North America: Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama
Europe: France, Portugal, Spain
Playoffs: Peru, Honduras, Italy
Qualifiers end Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Christie’s Fall 2017 Impressionist & Modern Art Auction Results

20 Rockefeller Plaza
49th St between 5th & 6th Ave
Rockefeller Center
Midtown, Manhattan
EXHIBITION
Saturday, November 4, 2017
AUCTION
Monday, November 13, 2017
RESULTS
$479,320,250 in sales

14th Corto Circuito 2017 Latino Shorts Film Festival New York

SVA Theatre & La Nacional
Chelsea, Manhattan
Colombian Consulate & Instituto Cervantes
Midtown East, Manhattan
Monday – Thursday
November 13 – 16, 2017

Salon Art + Design fair 2017

Park Avenue Armory
643 Park Avenue
between 66th & 67th St
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Thursday – Monday
November 9 – 13, 2017

Murillo : The Self Portraits

Frick Collection
Upper East Side, Manhattan
November 1, 2017 – February 11, 2018

IFPDA Print Fair 2017 Mexican, Spanish, Italian, and French Print Dealers

Wed-Sun, Oct 26-29, 2017
HELL’S KITCHEN, NYC ~ The biggest fine art print fair is at Javits Center

‘The Exterminating Angel’ is surrealist Luis Buñuel’s Hotel California

Metropolitan Opera
Lincoln Center
October – November
CLOSING NIGHT
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Paco Peña is a traditional Flamenco guitar legend

92nd Street Y
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Lincoln Center White Light Festival 2017 explores the art of spirituality

Lincoln Center and venues across Manhattan
October 18 – November 15, 2017

Columbus Day Parade 2017

Monday, October 7, 2017
~
Fifth Avenue
(47th to 72nd St)
Midtown – Upper East Side, Manhattan
~
NYC’s big Italian celebration (Spanish too)

World Ballet Day 2017 behind the scenes with great ballet companies

Thursday, October 5, 2017
Australian Ballet, Bolshoi Ballet, Royal Ballet, National Ballet of Canada & San Francisco Ballet

Leonardo to Matisse master drawings from the Robert Lehman collection

Metropolitan Museum of Art
1000 Fifth Avenue
Upper East Side, Manhattan
October 4, 2017
CLOSING Sunday, January 7, 2018

Academy Awards Best Foreign Language Film 2018 Oscars Entries

October 1, 2017

Jacob Lewis Gallery millennial aesthetics

521 West 26th St
between Tenth & Eleventh Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday

Bryce Wolkowitz Gallery

505 West 24th St
near Tenth Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Tuesday – Saturday

TEFAF New York Fall 2017 brings European art and antiques to NYC

Park Avenue Armory
643 Park Ave
between 66th & 67th
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Saturday – Wednesday
October 28 – November 1, 2017

New York Film Festival 55 (2017)

Film Society of Lincoln Center
& Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center
September 28 – October 15, 2017

Javier Limón Spanish Flamenco Orígenes at Merkin Hall

LINCOLN SQUARE, Sat, Feb 11, 2017, WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE, Spanish flamenco live music ~ The leading flamenco producer explores the Sephardic, Arabic, and Romani origins of Flamenco

New York Fashion Week September 2017 SS/18 Collections

Skylight Clarkson Sq
Hudson Square / SoHo
And around town
September 7 – 13, 2017

137th US Open 2017 Grand Slam Tennis

USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens
August 28 – September 10
Singles Champions
Rafael Nadal (Spain)
Sloane Stephens (USA)

Galerie Lelong

528 West 26th St
between Eleventh & Tenth Ave
Chelsea, Manhattan
Closed Sunday & Monday

Fashion Designers of Latin America September 2017 Spring/Summer 2018

(formerly Uptown Fashion Week)
Skyline Hotel
725 Tenth Ave
Hell’s Kitchen
Wednesday – Friday
September 13 – 15, 2017

LAMC 2017 Latin Alternative Music Conference

Rock en Español industry conference and showcases
July 11-15, 2017

Concerts in the Parks by the New York Philharmonic

Free outdoor concerts
Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island
June 13-18, 2017

Bebe siempre me quedara at Irving Plaza

Spanish pop
Irving Plaza
17 Irving Pl, Union Square
Thursday, June 15, 2017

Juan Garaizabal: Build a Story. Urban Memory of the Lost Tuileries.

Spanish sculptor
De Buck Gallery
545 W 23rd St, Chelsea
June 8 – July 15, 2017

Camilo Sesto “70” “Algo de Mi,” “Perdóname,” “Jesus Christ Superstar”

Spanish pop legend
United Palace Theatre
4140 Broadway
Washington Heights
Sunday, June 11, 2017

Basquiat is the top cop at Christie’s Post War and Contemporary Art auction

Basquiat’s La Hara (1981) is one of the sale highlights at Christie’s in Rockefeller Center, on view May 5 through the auction on Wed, May 17, 2017

A Picasso shines in Sotheby’s Spring Impressionist and Modern art auction

Picasso’s Tête d’Homme (1969) is on view at Sotheby’s in the Upper East Side for auction on Tue, May 16, 2017

Christie’s Impressionist and Modern Art auction gets a good start on 20th Century Week

Brancusi’s La muse endormie sculpture sells for almost double its estimate. Picasso’s Dora Maar portrait also does well at Rockefeller Center on May 15, 2017.

Misty Copeland and Herman Cornejo in American Ballet Theatre’s “Tchaikovsky Spectacular”

Metropolitan Opera House
Lincoln Center
Monday-Saturday, July 3-8
Misty Copeland & Herman Cornejo
Friday, July 7, 2017

Context New York international art fair

Colombian, Cuban, French, Italian, and Spanish galleries at Pier 94 in Hell’s Kitchen, May 3-7, 2017

Art New York is an international contemporary and modern art fair

Colombian, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Venezuelan galleries at Pier 94 in Hell’s Kitchen, May 3-7, 2017

Assad Brothers from Brazil are the best guitar duo alive

Classical guitar duo
92nd Street Y
Upper East Side, Manhattan
Saturday, April 29, 2017

Tribeca Film Festival 2017 celebrates the power of storytelling

N.O.W. Showcase just announced! Argentine, Brazilian, Colombian, Cuban, Dominican, French, Italian, Mexican, Spanish, and Venezuelan stories, Wed-Sun, Apr 19-30, 2017

New York City Ballet Spring 2017

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Tuesday-Sunday
May 23-28, 2017

Paloma San Basilio & Raul Di Blasio at the Beacon Theatre

UPPER WEST SIDE; Sat Apr 15, 2017; Spanish Argentine pop live music ~ “Tal Como Somos” tour

Truman is a comedy about life

The Spanish comedy-drama, a critical favorite, is now playing at Angelika Film Center in Greenwich Village, Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Nacho Vigalondo’s “Colossal” is a monster of a romantic comedy

The Spanish director makes a fun romantic comedy with a riveting Kaiju monster twist. Stars Anne Hathaway and Jason Sudeikis. Opened April 7. Now playing at Regal Union Square & Cinépolis Chelsea, Fri, May 5, 2017

Blanca Li and Maria Alexandrova “Goddesses & Demonesses”

New York City Center
Midtown
Thursday-Saturday
March 30 – April 1, 2017

Affordable Art Fair offers art from $100 – $10,000

Start your art collection at the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea, Wed-Sun, Mar 29 – Apr 2, 2017

St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2017 includes Spanish and French marchers

Fifth Avenue from 44th to 79th St
Midtown & Upper East Side, Manhattan
Saturday, March 17, 2017

Flamenco Festival 2017 New York City Center

MIDTOWN, Thu-Sun, Mar 9-12, 2017 ~ Gala Flamenca, Olga Pericet “Pisadas,”
# spanish flamenco festival dance

Scope New York 2017 contemporary art fair at Met Pavilion

CHELSEA; Armory Week, Mar 2-5, 2017; contemporary art fair ~ Argentine, Chilean, Dominican, French, Italian, Panamanian and Spanish galleries

Sotheby’s Contemporary Curated

Sotheby’s Armory Week auction includes Brazilian, Chilean, French, French-Canadian, Italian, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Spanish, and Uruguayan artists Thu, Mar 2, 2017

The Armory Show 2017 at Piers 92/94

HELL’S KITCHEN; Armory Week, Mar 2-5, 2017; contemporary art fair

VOLTA NY invitational show of solo artist projects

Argentine, Brazilian, Chilean, Cuban, French-Canadian, Honduran, Italian, Mexican, & Peruvian art at Pier 90 Mar 1-5, 2017

ADAA Art Show 2017 at Park Avenue Armory (Review)

UPPER EAST SIDE; Armory Week, Mar 1-5, 2017; contemporary art fair ~ The art fair of the association of America’s leading art galleries opens Armory Week

89th Academy Awards (2017)

Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Hollywood, California
Sunday, February 26, 2017

Voces Blancas del Nalón is a heavenly young women’s choir

The choir from Asturias, Spain sings a free chorale concert highlighting Spanish composers and arrangements at St. Patrick’s Cathedral in Midtown Fri, Mar 3, 2017

José Maya makes fresh Gypsy Flamenco Tablao

The Spanish Flamenco Gitano star performs his “Latente: A Flamenco Journey”
Schimmel Center
Financial District, Manhattan
Friday, February 17, 2017

Visionaries: Creating a Modern Guggenheim

Feb 10 – Sep 6, 2017
UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC ~ Explore the permanent collection through eyes of the original patrons of the Guggenheim Museum

Uptown Fashion Week shows Latin American Designers

Fashion shows of Latin American designers at the Skyline Hotel Feb 13-15, 2017

The Latin in New York Fashion Week February

Fall/Winter collections are showing at Skylight Clarkson and around town Feb 9-16, 2017

Jaume Plensa “Silence” (Review)

A new configuration of the Spanish artist’s monumental sculpture “Silence” is at Galerie Lelong in Chelsea Feb 2 – Mar 11, 2017

Sotheby’s Master Paintings & Sculpture Evening Sale

Highlights of the January 2017 auction include a unique Velázquez bodegón and an El Greco Wed, Jan 25, 2017. On view Jan 20-Jan 25.

Javier Romero ‘Sticks and Stones’

The Spanish abstract artist shows new work in his “Sticks and Stones” series at Jacob Lewis Gallery Jan 13 – Feb 18, 2017

NYC Restaurant Week Winter 2017

RESERVATIONS
Monday, January 9
NYC RESTAURANT WEEK
January 23 – February 10, 2017

Assassin’s Creed

French adaption of the French-Canadian video game stars French actress Marion Cotillard making Michael Fassbender relive the adventures of his Templar-fighting ancestor in 15th century Spain. AMC Empire 25 Jan 20-26, 2017

Julieta is mature Pedro Almodóvar about the losses in life

Spanish cinema
December 2016-March 2017

Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion

This exhibition of the Costume Institute’s best of the best collection from the early 18th century to the present is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Nov 18, 2016 – February 5, 2017

17th Latin Grammy Awards 2016

T-Mobile Arena
Las Vegas, Nevada
Thursday, November 17, 2016

José Luis Perales Spanish pop at the Beacon Theatre

UPPER WEST SIDE; Fri, Nov 11, 2016; Spanish pop live music ~ Perales brings his “Calma” tour

New York City Ballet Fall 2016

David H. Koch Theater
Lincoln Center
Tuesday-Sunday
September 20 – October 16, 2016

Uptown Fashion Week SS17 Day 1

Uptown Fashion Week SS17 got a strong start with Bryan Jimenez (Dominican New York), Paulo Silva (Bolivian), Carlos Sierra (Venezuelan), Dimitri Asgard (Haitian), Francisco Saez (Venezuelan), Eliana Paco (Bolivian), and star designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada (Spanish).

“To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd”

Quote by Spanish novelist Cervantes. Fashion by Spanish designer Agatha Ruiz de la Prada at Uptown Fashion Week SS17 September 2016. Foto by Keith Widyolar.

Uptown Fashion Week September

Established Latin designers lead emerging designers during New York Fashion Week. At The Museum of the City of New York September 12-15, 2016.

New York Fashion Week September 2016

Spring-Summer 2018 collections
Thursday-Friday
September 7-15, 2017

Flamenco Latino

Teaches Flamenco dance, guitar, and singing classes

UEFA Euro 2016

France hosted the quadrennial European soccer championships June 10 – July 10, 2016.

Portugal are 2016 European champions. France was runner-up.

Menkes Flamenco & Theatrical Shoes

MIDTOWN, Mon-Sat ~ Spanish flamenco shoes, clothing and accessories

Ana Moura & Buika

Two strong female vocalists sing Portuguese Fado, Spanish Flamenco, and Pop standards
Carnegie Hall
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at 8pm

CINEFEST 2016

A showcase of recent films from across the Spanish-speaking world curated by the The New School’s Foreign Languages department
The New School
Friday, April 15 from 4-10pm
Friday, April 22 from 4-10pm

Qasida Persian Spanish Flamenco Festival at Carnegie Hall

MIDTOWN, Mar 18, 2016 ~ A Flamenco of Arabic poetry by Spanish and Persian musicians.
# persian spanish flamenco festival live music

Ara Malikian

Armenian violinist from Lebanon living in Spain connects Flamenco to its ancient roots
Le Poisson Rouge
Flamenco Festival!
Friday, March 18, 2016, 7:30pm

Vicente Amigo plays Spanish Flamenco at Carnegie Hall

MIDTOWN, Mar, 4, 2016, Spanish flamenco live music ~ Amigo’s “Tauromagia” is one of the great Flamenco guitar albums

Festival Ay! Más Flamenco at Symphony Space & La Nacional

UPPER WEST SIDE & CHELSEA; Mar 3-6, 2016; WORLD MUSIC INSTITUTE; Spanish flamenco dance theatre ~ From cutting edge to traditional!

Dionisio González Halong Series

The Spanish photographer who imagines living spaces over real settings is at Galerie Richard Sep 5 – Oct 12, 2013

Pedro del Hierro Spring 2014 Collection

In her first Spring collection for the house of Pedro del Hierro, Creative Director Carmen March manages to put the carefree warmth of a Mediterranean summer breeze in the collection, and brings to mind the classic fabric and design of Mariano Fortuny.

Desigual Spring 2014 Collection

Spanish fashion house Desigual launched their Spring 2014 Collection with their first show at New York Fashion Week. It was a joy to watch.

The Duchess of Alba at Hispanic Society

WASHINGTON HEIGHTS; Dec 4, 2012; Spanish bolero live music ~ The Hispanic Society of America hosted a performance of Spanish song and dance joined by the Duchess herself who coyly watched without saying a word.