The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/24/2017 at 14:00. Facebook
We're excited to welcome back "Girl with Curls" and "Nature Morte Vivante" from their travels and conservation. #travelsMW #MuseumWeek #TheDali
Beverly Sexton
Jennifer Valenti
Kenneth Torregrossa
The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/23/2017 at 18:10. Facebook
"The Shadow Belongs to Light" is a collaborative book project that began with Dali Museum Director Hank Hine and Eduardo Chillida in the early 90s. It was brought to fruition by Dr. Hine and Eduardo's son, Ignacio, in celebration of our current exhibition, "Memory, Mind, Matter: The Sculpture of Eduardo Chillida."

The book combines the artwork of Eduardo Chillida with the written work of...
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The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/22/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
One of the best things Salvador Dali gave us was stories. #storiesMW #MuseumWeek #TheDali
Yousuf Khan
Peter Stonehouse
Alma Cecilia Rosas-Jewell
The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/21/2017 at 17:10. Facebook
Created in a variety of media between 1934 and 1936, Salvador Dali's "Three Young Surrealist Women Holding in their Arms the Skins of an Orchestra" dissolves the boundaries between natural and human-made objects. #musicMW #womenMW #MuseumWeek

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Created in a variety of media between 1934 and 1936 Salvador Dalis
John Spears
Arturo RM
Hoa Vu
The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/20/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Salvador Dali and Walt Disney formed an epic collaboration in the mid 1940s, from which arose "Destino." The animation features many of Dali's iconic themes and images, including paranoiac-critical transformations - among them, a baseball ballet.

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Salvador Dali and Walt Disney formed an epic collaboration in the mid
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Eilene Crosier
Ana Silvia Perea Borrego
The Dali Museum
The Dali Museum
06/19/2017 at 15:17. Facebook
In a conversation about food, #TheDali has something to bring to the table. . . #foodMW #MuseumWeek

Image: Salvador Dali. "Mollusc Tableware" (1957). [ Ow.ly Link ]
In a conversation about food TheDali has something to bring to the
Louis Markoya
Grace Yan
Rachael Nichols
"Memory of the Child-Woman" (1931) is an Oedipal meditation about Dalí's complicated life resulting from his relationship with Gala. Do you know what symbol he uses to represent unlocking the mind?

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Memory of the ChildWoman 1931 is an Oedipal meditation about Dalís complicated
Louis Markoya
Salvador Dali painted eggs as meaningful symbols of pre-birth memories, purity and perfection. Kyle Bean, Aaron Tilley and Lucy-Ruth Hathaway entertain how the artist may have imagined brunch.

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Salvador Dali painted eggs as meaningful symbols of prebirth memories purity and

Brunch Reimagined in the Style of Five Iconic Artists

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In 1939, it cost 25 cents to attend a 10-12 minute show of Dali's pictorial conceptions in three dimensions, demonstrated by "Living Liquid Ladies."

Image: Eric Schaal, Facade of the Dream of Venus Pavillion, 1939. Fundacio Gala-Salvador Dali.
In 1939 it cost 25 cents to attend a 1012 minute show
Michael Yoho
Salvador Dali often depicted lobsters in his work, as symbols of pain and pleasure, hinting at vulnerability and paired oppositions. #NationalLobsterDay

Image: Salvador Dali. "Cybernectic Lobster Telephone" (1975). [ Ow.ly Link ]
Salvador Dali often depicted lobsters in his work as symbols of pain
Heather Fazio
Engeuio Cinraua
Kelly Turman
Creative Director Joshua Cox/Bent Design Lab created startling landscapes in recent ads for two clients. About the campaign aesthetic, Cox said: “I always liked the simplicity and restraint found in Salvador Dali’s surrealistic landscapes. I think these images seek to have that same visual strength to them. The matte paintings, lighting and 3D elements were carefully selected and thoughtfully...
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Creative Director Joshua CoxBent Design Lab created startling landscapes in recent ads

Bent Image Lab Showcases Surreal CG Spots

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What a wonderfully odd surreal scene tucked away in Mexico's jungle.

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What a wonderfully odd surreal scene tucked away in Mexico's jungle

The jungle gardens of surreal art created by an eccentric Englishman

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Miros Mendoza
Kelly Dandorph
María Elena Farías
“This is a rare opportunity to see works by an artist known for large sculptural monuments you often have to travel the globe to see," says Dali Museum Curator of Special Exhibitions, Dr. William Jeffett about our current Eduardo Chillida exhibition.

Image: Curator of Special Exhibitions, Dr. William Jeffett and Museum Director, Dr. Hank Hine in front of "Mural G-334, 1999."
This is a rare opportunity to see works by an artist known
Louis Markoya
What's your view like, today? We're dreaming of Cadaques.

Captured by Museum visitor Jeilyn Marie.
What's your view like today We're dreaming of Cadaques
SJ Koler
James Berk
Louis Markoya
In honor of Chillida’s keen eye and superb craftsmanship, we challenge you to capture a photo of sculpture or architecture, in your own unique vision.
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Share your photo on Instagram with hashtag #MyChillPhoto and tag @dalimuseum for a chance to win Museum membership, our Chillida catalogue, a little cube person of your own, + more.

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Looking forward to the weekend.

Image: Dali and Gala from the back. Photo Robert Descharnes / © Descharnes & Descharnes Sarl. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Looking forward to the weekend Image Dali and Gala from the back
Nicolás E. Alderete
"...Chillida stands out like, well, a block of alabaster. And that's not a bad thing…" Creative Loafing Tampa explores The Dali's current exhibition.

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Chillida stands out like well a block of alabaster And thats not

Hands on: Spanish sculptor Eduardo Chillida at The Dalí

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Salvador Dali often used skulls as both memento mori (reminders of death) and as anamorphosic images (elongated illusions) in his work. We love how graffiti artist Greg Suits morphs wall to skull in this distressed 3D mural.
Salvador Dali often used skulls as both memento mori reminders of death

A Crumbling Building in Greenpoint Now Features a Ghoulish Skull by Suitswon

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Serkan Çelebi
Dali's admiration for Diego Velazquez was no secret. Dali devoted his eighth masterwork to an interpretation of Velazquez's great painting, "TheInfanta" (1660, The Prado, Madrid). Happy Birthday Velazquez.

Image: Worldwide rights ©Salvador Dalí. Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí (Artists Rights Society), 2017 / In the USA ©Salvador Dalí Museum, Inc. St. Petersburg, FL 2017. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Dalis admiration for Diego Velazquez was no secret Dali devoted his eighth
Louis Markoya
Renee Spatz
Kat BarCal
Federico Garcia Lorca was born on this day in 1898. The legendary friendship between Lorca and Dali began in 1923 when Dali arrived at Residencia de Estudiantes in Madrid.

Image: Dali and Federico Garcia Lorca in Cadaques in 1927 on the terrace of the family house in Llane. © Descharnes & Descharnes Sarl. [ Ow.ly Link ]
Federico Garcia Lorca was born on this day in 1898 The legendary
Tony Geoghegan
Mayita Castro Guarin
Andres Romze