Institut Ramon LLull



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LONDON EC4Y 1AA, United Kingdom
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Institut Ramon Llull is a consortium comprising the Government of Catalonia, the Government of the Balearic Islands, and the Barcelona City Council. Its mission is the support and promotion of Catalan language and culture abroad, in all its forms and means of expression.
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Los Angeles 
08/03/2020 Performing

Andrés Corchero dances "Padre" and "a windflower for..." in Los Angeles

Body Weather Laboratory presents Flower of the Season 2020. Continuing a 17-year tradition of minimal yet encompassing use of space and theatricality, this year’s performances will feature Andrés Corchero (Barcelona) in his solo dance PADRE(father) and a new duet a windflower for…with Oguri (Los Angeles). This project is funded by the Department of Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles and the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.
15/03/2020 Cinema

Three Catalan films selected for Miami Film Festival

Miami Film Festival (March 6 -15) has announced its program for this year's edition which includes thre Catalan films: 'One for All', 'The Innocence' and 'Beef'.
15/03/2020 Music

Barcelona-based and Grammy-nominated musician Omar Sosa on tour throughout the United States

Sosa will be touring with violinist-vocalist Yilian Cañizares and folkloric Venezuelan percussionist Gustavo Ovalles and playing songs from his recent album Aguas, recorded with Cañizares. Aguas reflects the perspectives of two generations of Cuban artists living outside their homeland, interpreting their roots and traditions in subtle and unique ways.  Songs range from the poignant to the exuberant, and are expressive of the exceptional musical chemistry, ...
Brooklyn, NY 
21/03/2020 Performing

Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger present "Falling Sky" with Nimbus Dance at the BAM Fisher

Falling Sky is a collaboration between Nimbus Dance, Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger (Video Art & Projected Scenic Design), and Qasim Naqvi (Music). This theatrically suspenseful experience conjures the lofty, spiritual realm of the skies, addressing the implications of a changing climate and natural world to our psyche and consciousness. It premiered at the New Jersey Performing Art Center - Victoria Theater on November 14, 2019 with live music from the New Jersey Symphony ...
Austin, TX 
22/03/2020 Cinema

'The Mystery of the Pink Flamingos' and 'La Mami' at SXSW

The SXSW Film Festival (March 13-22, Austin, Texas) has announced its lineup which includes two Catalan productions: 'The Mystery of the Pink Flamingos' and 'La Mami'. The festival features a high caliber and diverse film lineup, and its programming ranges from independent films by new filmmakers to Hollywood comedies and genre standouts.
New York 
23/03/2020 Knowledge

Ramon López de Mántaras Badia of the Artificial Intelligence Research Institute (IIIA) on Artificial Intelligence

The unstoppable advances in technology affect the automation of processes of industrial production and the global economy in many ways. The final goal of artificial intelligence (AI)—that a machine can have a type of general intelligence similar to a human’s—is one of the most ambitious ever proposed by science. In terms of difficulty, it is comparable to other great scientific goals, such as explaining the origin of life or the Universe, or discovering the structure ...
27/03/2020 Literature

Translator Cyrus Cassells's distinguished with the Souerette Diehl Fraser Award for a book of poems of Francesc Parcerisas

Cyrus Cassells’ vibrant translations grow on the page as though the essence of Francesc Parcerisas’ work has also moved forward in a Janus-like fashion. These translations are not simply the same poems in a different language; Cassells has crafted new poetry. The gentle and delicate rhythms of Parcerisas have been contracted into shorter lines that explore sharper cadences whilst Cassells carefully maintains a sensitive continuity in the opening feet. This is poetry for the ear first ...
New York, Boston 
31/03/2020 Music

Los Aurora bring flamenco to New York and Boston as part of the Flamenco Festival New York

Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain) is a city at the forefront of exciting artistic movements like Catalan rumba and nuevo flamenco. It’s also home to the band Los Aurora, a name that refers to “the rosy light that immediately precedes the sunrise”. “Aurora, the flamenco that makes you cry and recites Dante.” – Silvia Cruz Lapeña (Vanity Fair)
St. Petersburg, FL 
09/04/2020 Arts

Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the Crossroads, 1929

When Salvador Dalí & Luis Buñuel’s film Un chien Andalou premiered in the City of Light, Paris was an avant-garde hothouse rife with artistic conflict and friendly rivalry. Midnight in Paris: Surrealism at the Crossroads, 1929 immerses visitors in this particularly rich and vital creative era by examining the works, friendships and clashes of Jean Arp, André Breton, Luis Buñuel, Alexander Calder, Giorgio de Chirico, Salvador Dalí, ...
30/04/2020 Language

Back to school... and to Cafè català!

As someone said, the Catalan language may have a small global footprint with approximately 10 million speakers. But when you learn Catalan, a whole new world opens up to you! Come and join Cafè català at your university to mingle and practice your Catalan! Free and open to everyone!

ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorships 2020 in Catalan awarded to Tiago Miller

The ALTA Emerging Translator Mentorship Program was founded by former ALTA board member Allison M. Charette and is designed to establish and facilitate a close working relationship between an experienced translator and an emerging translator on a project selected by the emerging translator. The mentorship duration is nine months. The emerging translator is expected to choose a project that can be completed in that time, and they will only be advised on that particular project. ALTA's ...
13/06/2020 Language

Medievalist Roser Salicrú i Lluch, visiting professor at the University of Chicago in Spring 2020

Prof. Roser Salicrú is Senior Researcher in Medieval Studies at the Institució Milà i Fontanals of the Spanish National Research Council (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas) in Barcelona. She received her PhD from the University of Barcelona in 1996, and is the author of several books on the relationships between Christianity and Islam across the Mediterranean, the history of maritime communications, slavery, and travel in the Middle Ages. Prof. ...
Art Omi, NY 
31/10/2020 Literature

Max Besora and Monika Zgustova, this year's writers in residence at Art Omi

Since its founding in 1992, Art Omi Writers (previously known as Ledig House) has hosted hundreds of authors and translators, representing more than fifty countries. The colony's strong international emphasis reflects the spirit of cultural exchange that is part of Ledig's enduring legacy. The collaboration between Institut Ramon Llull and Art Omi started back in 2010. Since then, Art Omi has hosted at least one Catalan author per year. Some of the Catalan writers in residence ...
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