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Salvador Dalí and Leonardo Da Vinci
2017/05/22

Salvador Dalí was inspired by Leonardo Da Vinci, 500 years his predecessor. Born five centuries apart, these two artistic giants shared many aspects of genius.

Da Vinci was a painter,...

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Dance of Time I Vancouver
Dalí Dance of Time I sculpture in Vancouver
2017/05/10

Dalí sculpture has arrived in the centre of downtown Vancouver. Last week saw the unveiling of the Dance of Time I sculpture at Chali Rosso gallery, Vancouver’s largest art gallery of...

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Buste de Femme Retrospectif
A Surrealist Banquet TEFAF New York
2017/05/03

Di Donna Galleries in New York will present ‘A Surrealist Banquet’  for the spring edition of TEFAF at  the Park Avenue Armoury from May 4th- 8th. The installation, curated by Di Donna Galleries,...

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Anna Maria Dali
Miss Dalí - Coming Soon
2017/04/28

Dalí continues to inspire and energise the artistic scene; a new film about the artists’ life, more specifically his relationship  with his sister, is due for release later in 2017.

The new...

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Beniamino Levi and Pope
Dalí and his Saint George and the Dragon sculpture
2017/04/18

Around 40 years ago in 1979, New York’s Guggenheim museum presented Dalí’s first hyper-stereoscopic artworks for exhibit. In the same year in May, Dalí was elected as a member of the Académie...

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Dalí: Early Years
2017/03/14

Dalí  is perhaps best known for work created in his later years, but it is his early years that formed him and his artistic persuasions. He was not only a painter, but also a writer, poet,...

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Beniamino Levi; My Meeting with Warhol.
2017/02/21

Born in 1928, Beniamino Levi is an art dealer, curator, collector, art connoisseur, owner of one of the largest collections of Dalí Sculpture currently part of the Dalí...

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Federico García Lorca
Dalí and his Spanish Influencers
2017/02/10

Dalí was influenced by many artists and cultural figures during his prolific career, one of who was Federico Garcia Lorca.  It was eighty years ago in 1937, that Lorca was...

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Dalí’s Sister’s Portrait
Dalí ’s Sister’s Portrait in auction at Bonhams
2017/02/02

Bonham’s  (www.bonhams.com)  Impressionist and Modern sale on the 2nd of March will have as its highlight a portrait of Dalí’s sister, painted in 1925.  ...

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Dali's last painting
Anniversary of Salvador Dalí’s death
2017/01/24

On the 23rd of January 1989, Dalí was laid to rest in the crypt at the Dalí Museum-Theatre in Figueras, at eighty-five years of age.  According to the Descharnes catalogue raisonee, ‘ The Hard and...

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Lobster telephone in Auction
2017/01/20

In December 2016, the iconic white Lobster Telephone, created in 1936 was auctioned at Christies in London. The £150,000-£250,000 estimate was a conservative reminder that Salvador Dalí artworks...

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Dalí and Advertising
2016/11/28

Dalí was fascinated with the commercial, and advertising was just one of the areas of the media he tapped into. The master of Surrealism was a shrewd businessman, he knew his image worked, he...

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Spellbound Dali
Dalí and the Theatre
2016/11/11

Dalí was fascinated with fantasy, costumes, jewelry, Hollywood and the stage. His illustrations and artworks linked to the world of theatre and musicals are numerous. Dalí worked on ballets,...

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Joann Sfar, Salvador Dalí, One Second Before Awakening
Joann Sfar, Salvador Dalí, One Second Before Awakening
2016/11/04

Inaugurated in 1991, under the sponsorship of the former president of France Jacques Chirac, Espace Dalí  houses Paris’s only permanent exhibition devoted to Salvador Dalí; more specifically to...

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Dalí Experience Bologna
DALÌ EXPERIENCE
2016/10/11

The Dalí Experience is not only an exhibition but a culturally innovative experience, immersing the visitor in the world of  Dalí.  Opening in Bologna on November 25th,  the...

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