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
Following the undeniable success of the Salvador Dalí retrospective in Paris and Madrid in 2012-2013, the Fundació Gala- Salvador Dalí (FGSD), the Museo Reina Sofía in Madrid and the Salvador Dalí Museum of Saint Petersburg (Florida),...Show More Summary
Last week Chinese buyers scooped up a Picasso painting and a sculpture by Salvador Dali. But the transactions didn’t take place at an auction house or at Art Basel, they were all done through Taobao, China’s largest e-commerce marketplace.
After exhaustive investigations, Spanish art experts have finally confirmed that this oil painting, The Intrautirine Birth of Salvador Dali, is a genuine early work by a teenage Salvador Dali. It was bought in a Spanish antique shop in 1988 for a mere 25,000 pesetas (about $200). Show More Summary
An oil painting sold at a Spanish antique shop over two decades ago for around 150 euros ($200) has been certified as Salvador Dali's first Surrealist work which he painted as a teenager, art experts said Thursday. Tomeu L'Amo, a painter...Show More Summary
Colin Marshall spotlights the above old-and-improved version of Un Chien Andalou, the classic 1929 short by Luis Buñuel and Salvador Dalí. He insists Filmoteca Española’s restoration is “not quite like those you’ve seen before, whether in a film studies class, on late-night television, or in some corner or another of the internet”: Video artist and blogging […]
Ceiling Frescoes by Salvador Dali at Palace of the Wind, Dali Museumtaken by Barcelona Photoblog I love the way that Dali gives us unique perspectives that, in essence, turn us upside-down. This is one such piece. Read more about it at Barcelona Photoblog where you will find more about Dali and another fresco.
Say you start dating someone you'd like to impress, but they are into art, and your artsiest idea is craft beer. For a mere $300-$500, Savador Dalí — or, rather, his French cookbook "Les Diners de Gala," published in 1973 — can come to your rescue. Show More Summary
Of all H. R. Giger’s art, which might be adequately described to those unfamiliar with it as H. P. Lovecraft in a personal hell designed by Salvador Dalí, his design work on the film Alien will always be the most well known. But Giger,...Show More Summary
At 4.30 p.m. today, the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí presented the fourth section of the catalogue raisonné of paintings by Salvador Dalí, covering the period 1952-1964. This new digital publication is a continuation of the project of cataloguing the artist's work that was initiated in 2004. Show More Summary
Lucid dreaming — in which the dreamer becomes aware she is dreaming and can actively participate in and alter the narrative — has long been a source of fantastical imagery for artists, Salvador Dali being the most famous.
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