If you're a fan of the Salvador Dali 'melting stuff' artistic conceit, I suggest taking a drive to Centreville, VA and checking out the rapidly melting highway markings. From above, they sort of look like long strings of ribbon or something. They're pretty festive. And potentially dangerous, I suppose. Read more...
One of the 20th Century's greatest aestheticians on owning your personal style.
Submitted by Monty Pelerin via Economic Noise blog, Would Salvador Dali make a better Federal Reserve Chairman than Janet Yellen or Ben Bernanke before her? If that seems far-fetched to you, read on to understand the benefits Salvador Dali might provide for the Fed. Show More Summary
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A lost work of Salvador Dalí? A post-apocalyptic swimwear campaign, paid for by Capitol Couture? A promotional image for an ill-fated
"Selling Out with Salvador Dali," produced by Paul Feine. Approximately 4:30 minutes. Original release date was July 16, 2014. The original writeup is below. Salvador Dali attained international acclaim as a young artist in the 1930s. Show More Summary
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Switched At Birth: “The Image Disappears” “The Image Disappears,” the Salvador Dalí painting from which this episode of Switched At Birth gets its name, is an optical illusion; two images at once, where the one you see depends on your perspective. Show More Summary
Tonight we've got teens, wolves, teen wolves, Salvador Dali, Jack Bauer dies, and everybody else is still stuck under a dang dome. Read more...
A colleague and muse of Salvador Dalí and Andy Warhol, artist and author Isabelle Collin Dufresne, better known by her Warhol Superstar name Ultra Violet, … Read More
Recently opened in Latvia’s capital Riga, Café DALI has been designed with the spirit of the Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali. Interior designer Anna Butele of studio Annvil was responsible for the design, which includes Dali… Café DALI by Annvil is a post by Marta Sundac on Highsnobiety.
The installation by Goodby, Silverstein & Partners explores Salvador Dalí‘s fascination with double imagery and optical illusions.
A new graphic autobiography series launched last month with books that follow the lives of Andy Warhol, Jackson Pollock, and Salvador Dalí in text and illustration. The This Is… series from Laurence King Publishers kicked off with This Is Warhol, This is Pollock, and This is Dalí. Each was written by art historian Catherine Ingram, with illustrator Andrew Rae taking on […]
This shining bronze cast of Salvador Dali's rather silly sculpture Lady Godiva avec papillons (with butterflies) comes up for grabs in Bonhams London sale of Impressionist and Modern Art on 23 June, estimated price £250,000 to £400,000 (CLICK). Thought you'd like to know.
A larger than life shining bronze of Lady Godiva, riding naked on her noble steed - a Salvador Dali sculpture - will be offered for sale with an estimate of £250,000-£400,000 in the Impressionist and Modern Art sale on 23rd June at Bonhams, New Bond Street. Show More Summary
Hauser Wirth + Schimmel, the Sterling Cooper Draper Price of the art world, descends upon LA with a 100,000 square foot building in a gut renovated former flour factory. Is the art world shifting its center? [Artnet] We’ll be following Carolina Miranda’s new culture blog at the LA Times for the answer. Show More Summary
Crystal Eaters, the latest novel by Shane Jones, is not about people jacked on crystal meth, but instead is itself a form of drugs. “I don’t do drugs, I am drugs,” Salvador Dali famously said. This is a book inspired by that same sentiment,...Show More Summary
Todd Baxter stages narratives that trade in the surreal, with space monsters, mouse skeletons, owl holes, and interstellar vehicles. Photographer Todd Baxter doesn't try to capture real life in his photos. He's a narrative artist whose medium happens to be photography. Show More Summary