Hang the Bankers has a set of photos from 1972 surrealist ball hosted by Marie-Hélène de Rothschild at the Château de Ferrières, with Salvador Dali in attendance.
I don’t like most tattoos, but I have to recognise that, when the artist is good, they can be admirable works of art. Like this pen on an ear — it looks so real it’s surreal! It could have been created by Salvador Dalí or René Magritte. Especially Dalí, looking at the melting ear: More »
The French artist Robert Descharnes, who collaborated as a photographer (and biographer) with Salvador Dali, was reported dead at 88 years of age in his home in France. Robert Descharnes, won the consideration as biographer of the artist,...Show More Summary
The latest in a collection dedicated to Salvador Dali is not for vegans.
Based on one of Salvador Dali's paintings, Barcelona Design has created a bedside table that we can assure you will make a statement in any home. Read the rest of the story at: Bah Bah Bedside Table: Salvador Dali inspired sheep-tab...
Inspired by the artwork of Salvador Dalí, Spanish artist Oscar Tusquets and Deyrolle, a famous French taxidermy studio known for working with Dalí, collaborated on a series of 21 remarkable nightstands made using taxidermied sheep. Each bedside table sheep stands on bronze feet and features a wooden tabletop and single drawer. Show More Summary
Coinciding with the 25th anniversary of the death of Salvador Dalí, writer and journalist M. R. Tornadijo (www.tornadijo.com) has published Dalí corpore bis sepulto (?Dalí, twice buried?). The novel, based on a true story, chronicles...Show More Summary
This unusual bedside table was inspired by the works of Salvador Dalí and made by Oscar Tusquets, an artist in Spain. He built these drawers using taxidermied sheep. Obviously. They specifically reference this image by Dalí…
Inspired by the works of Salvador Dalí, Oscar Tusquets, an artist in Spain, built cabinets using taxidermied sheep. They specifically reference this image by Dalí, entitled “Interpretation Project for a Stable-Library.” You can see the sheep model on the left side of the picture. Show More Summary
In January I posted news of Salvador Dalí's Elephant de Triomphe inscribed "4/8" coming up for grabs in Bonhams London auction of Impressionist and Modern Art works on 4 February, estimated at £250,000 to £350,000 (CLICK). It fetched £446,500, setting a new world record price for a Salvador Dalí bronze (CLICK). There are another seven of the 3-metre monsters lurking somewhere.
Bonhams Impressionist and Modern Art sale yesterday (4th February) has set a new world record for a Salvador Dali bronze sculpture among a number of outstanding results. A frenzy of international interest from the packed saleroom, online and on the telephones drove seven of the top ten lots to double, or even triple, their estimates. Show More Summary
Like so many of us, Salvador Dali would have enjoyed visiting Lewis Carroll’s Wonderland. In 1969, the Spanish artist, famous for surreal melting clocks, illustrated Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Only 2,500 copies were produced and one of them sold for five figures last month. Our first list of 2014 also includes a collection of rare […]
What do Ray Bradbury, Madeleine L’Engle, Arthur Hailey, Nora Roberts, Stephen King, Salvador Dali and Dick Cheney’s wife have in common? They all appear on the annual BookFinder.com list of the top 100 most searched for out-of-print books. As usual, the list is topped by Madonna and her famous spiral-bound Sex photo-book, which is still […]
Parfums Salvador Dali will launch DaliA, a new fruity floral perfume for women. Other recent fragrances from the brand include Silver Sun Pour Homme and Dali Wild...
Salvador Dali, 1916, Fiesta in Figueresvia WikiPaintings Doesn't this capture a feeling of movement and the excitement of fireworks? I love this!
Salvador Dalí (1904 – 1989), was a prominent Spanish surrealist painter born in Figueres, in the Catalonia region of Spain. Dalí was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work. His painterly skills are often attributed to the influence of Renaissance masters. Show More Summary
The marriage between fashion and conceptual art has often been a happy one — think, for example, of Elsa Schiaparelli’s collaboration with Salvador Dalí — but now one artist is creating wearable art that she hopes will serve as a message about technology, society, and global warming. Dominique Paul, who is... More »
If modern art is more important to you than the ability to tell time, then have I got a timepiece for you. Inspired by Salvador Dali’s classic The Persistence of Memory, this surreal watch is sure…
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There is a September fly crawling across his score and a housekeeper shouting in the background. Salvador Dali could have made this film.