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Asian, Saudi owners polish Madrid Ritz's faded glory

last weekArts : Artdaily

From a cocktail inspired by Salvador Dali to a piano Frank Sinatra once played for Ava Gardner, Madrid's Ritz hotel has a century's worth of classy artefacts and anecdotes. But its gilded taps and Baroque facade are showing their age. Show More Summary

The story behind Walt Disney's and Salvador Dali's unlikely friendship

  When Salvador Dalí arrived in Hollywood, he set out to meet the three surrealists he claimed to be the truest ones. Those three men were Cecil B. Demille, Harpo Marx, and Walt Disney. Disney and Dalí forged a great relationship both...Show More Summary

Which Famous Paintings Are The Most 'Creative'? This Formula Might Have The Answer

3 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

Salvador Dalí's unique paintings might be explained by his eccentric personality; Wassily Kandinsky's eye for color might be explained by synesthesia. We tell these stories about artists because the idea of the creative genius is appealing,...Show More Summary

How Mom’s Espadrilles Got So Chic

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

The easy canvas shoe has been the favored slip-on of sex symbol and Salvador Dalí. Why are they so much better than flip-flops?

Salvador Dali, Shirley Temple, the Youngest, Most Sacred Monster...

last monthArts / Art History : Old Paint

Salvador Dali, Shirley Temple, the Youngest, Most Sacred Monster of the Cinema in Her Time, 1939

poboh: Sans Titre (Fleurs, pastèque et poire dans un paysage...

2 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

poboh: Sans Titre (Fleurs, pastèque et poire dans un paysage ampurdanais), Salvador Dali. - Couache, Watercolour, Brush and Ink, and Felt-tip Pen on Paper - Gladwell & Patterson

Walt Disney's wild ride with surrealist Salvador Dali

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — It turns out the man behind Mickey Mouse liked quirky cats. Besides his love of wholesome entertainment, Walt Disney also had an appreciation for the eccentric that led to a short-lived partnership and decades-long...Show More Summary

Does the Golden Ratio Not Measure Up?

2 months agoArts : Hyperallergic

Le Corbusier designed glimmering high-rises while Salvador Dali painted implausible landscapes, yet they had one thing in common: both embraced the golden ratio as gospel and used it in their work.

No Fear of Perfection

This quote from The Quotations Page brings up a very good point: It reads: Have no fear of perfection – you’ll never reach it. Salvador Dali I had a hard time releasing the desire for perfection when it came time to do step six and become willing to release all my defects of character. The [...]

The Time a Salvador Dali Painting Was Stolen From Rikers Island

2 months agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

On February 26, 1965, Salvador Dali awoke feeling feverish. With the temperature outside the window of his New York City hotel plummeting and the wind howling, he canceled a big item on the day’s agenda: a visit to Rikers Island. Neither...Show More Summary

Philbrook focuses on the figure; Exhibition features work by Picasso, Matisse, Rodin, Dalí and more

2 months agoArts : Artdaily

On Sunday, May 31st Philbrook opens a new exhibition that brings together work from some of the most prominent European artists of the late nineteenth through mid-twentieth centuries including Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Salvador Dalí (1904-1989), Henri Matisse (1869-1954), and Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) among others. Show More Summary

abystle: Athena, Salvador Dalí, 1965. Black ball-point pen and...

2 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

abystle: Athena, Salvador Dalí, 1965. Black ball-point pen and watercolor on Japan paper, 68 x 52 cm.

Dali - That's A Sweet 'Stache You Got There Sal!

2 months agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Dali by CreoTuMundo He was the darling of the avant garde art world, the madman with a moustache who warped our minds with his paintings and made us smile with his artsy antics. He's Salvador Dali- the Spanish master of Surrealism who left an indelible mark on the world of fine art and an unfading impression on admirers of his twisted brilliance. Show More Summary

magictransistor: Salvador Dalí, Enigmatic Elements in a...

2 months agoArts / Art History : Old Paint

magictransistor: Salvador Dalí, Enigmatic Elements in a Landscape (Oil on panel), 1934.

The Hotel Collection: How to find the best sheets for the best nights sleep

By Nancy Chuda founder and Editor in Chief of LuxEcoLiving and co-founder of Healthy Child Healthy World LuxEcoLiving Hotel Le Meurice Paris the Salvador Dali Suite Are you feeling a sense of sleep deprivation? There are so many people...Show More Summary

See 10 Great Artists With Their (Also Great) Cats

3 months agoNews : NewsFeed

For Salvador Dalí's birthday, here's a photo of him with his cat. And yes, his cat is an ocelot

Monday scent of the day 5/11

3 months agoBeauty / Perfume : Now Smell This

Welcome to another week! And it's Salvador Dali's birthday. What fragrance are you wearing to celebrate? At the moment, I am commando. My lily of the valley are in bloom, and I have a small glass full of them on my desk. That's enough fragrance for the moment! Reminder: this Friday, 15 May, will be Fake Flanker Friday...

6 Things You Didn't Know About Salvador Dalí

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

You’ve admired his mustache, you’ve marveled at his melting clocks, but did you know that he was utterly obsessed with cauliflower? To honor the day of Salvador Dalí's birth -- an event he claimed to remember in detail -- we've examined the lesser-known facts about his strange and enviable life. 1. Show More Summary

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