Multi-Cultural Events DC Metro Region

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Cissa Paz with JP Silva

Franklin Square
Thu. Jun 6
An eclectic performer influenced by the local jazz sounds and her Brazilian, African, and Indigenous background.

Written in Knots: Undeciphered Accounts of Andean Life

Dumbarton Oaks
Thru Aug. 18
This exhibition is the first to bring together examples of Wari, Inka, and Colonial khipu.

Portraits of the World: Korea Exhibition

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 17
Focuses on shared themes and artistic approaches that have activated women artists from different parts of the globe.

39th Annual Washington Folk Festival

Glen Echo Park
Jun. 1 – 2
Music of all kinds, participatory dancing, a fine crafts market, and storytelling.

African Sons of God

Library of Congress
Thu. Jun 13
Singing in the a cappella style known as Isicathamiya.

Korean Craft: Yesterday and Today

Korean Cultural Center DC
Thru Jun. 21
Korean Craft sheds light on the distinct lines and colors embedded in a variety of Korean handicrafts.

Water on the Walls

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Tue. Jun 18
Our most precious resource is presented through different stories in moving images, with video art and short film screenings by artists from Spain.

Paco de Lucía: La búsqueda (The Journey)

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Wed. May 29
The Andalusian master agreed to collaborate on a documentary about his devotion to Flamenco.

Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru May. 26
Highlights the creative efforts and social importance of Carrillo as artist, teacher, scholar, and social activist.

ETHEL with guest artist Robert Mirabal present The River

CenterStage at RCC
Sun. May 26
ETHEL and Robert Mirabal, Native American musician, present their next evolution of the cross-cultural concert experience.

National Gallery of Art Film Series: Reinventing Realism: New Cinema from Romania June 1 - 16

Since the late 1990s a group of intellectually adventurous filmmakers from Romania has been enlivening the European art scene.

JxJ: May 8-26, 2019: Jewish Film & Jewish Music Festival

3 Weeks | 120 International Film Screenings & Perfromances | Massive Celebration of Jewish Film & Music | Find Details Here

Spotlights

También la Lluvia

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Thu. Jun 13

Water on the Walls

Former Residence of the Ambassadors of Spain
Tue. Jun 18

FAME, The Musical, US Premiere in Spanish

GALA Hispanic Theatre
Thru Jun. 9

Gay Paris: A Short History of Gay Rights in France, talk by Tristan Cabello

Alliance Française of Washington, D.C.
Fri. May 31

Los Cenzontles

Library of Congress
Tue. Jun 25

African Sons of God

Library of Congress
Thu. Jun 13

NGA Film Series: New Cinema from Romania - Pororoca

National Gallery of Art
Wed. Jun 19

Jazz in the Garden: Black Masala

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden
Fri. Jun 21

Sinawi: Harmony in Disharmony

The Kennedy Center
Wed. Jun 26

K-Cinema: The Mayor

Korean Cultural Center DC
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