Salvador Dalí

Muses: Jonathan Richman on Vermeer, Monet, and Custom Chords for Matisse

Jonathan Richman.<p>DRIELY S.<p><i>“Muses” is a column for which creators from different disciplines reveal sources of artistic inspiration and …

Art

How 24 French hotels earned a rating even more luxurious than five stars

In the world of hotels, stars are the universal ranking system. Properties are assigned a star rating from one to five by governing authorities that …

France

A disgraced art dealer has been ordered to return a Juan Gris and two Salvador Dalí works.

Another lawsuit is shedding some light on the backdoor wheeling and dealing of the secondary art market.A gallery called The Art Collection Inc. …

Art

The Best Tampa Bay Art Museums

From a spectacular complex set on a 66-acre estate to the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Salvador Dalí, the Tampa Bay area offers …

Museums

Delano Hotel

Delano Hotel<p>1685 Collins Ave., Miami Beach, FL 33139, United States | (305) 672-2000<p>Price Range<p>$$$$ ($501 and up/night)<p>Amenities<p>Spa, Pool, Free WiFi, …

Miami Beach

The Asia Contemporary Art Show returns for its 13th edition this fall

Returning this Fall with its 13th anticipated edition, the Asia Contemporary Art Show at the Conrad Hong Kong, opens on September 28th until October …

Art

Cast Announced For THE UNTRANSLATABLE SECRETS OF NIKKI CORONA At Geffen Playhouse

Geffen Playhouse today announced the full cast for its production of Academy Award-nominated and Obie Award-winning José Rivera's (Motorcycle …

Los Angeles

The Works of These Female Surrealists Resonate Now More Than Ever

When the Spanish artist Maruja Mallo moved to Madrid with her family at the age of 20, she enrolled with the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando, Spain’s most prestigious art school. Talented and beautiful, she became friends with another promising young student, Salvador Dalí, and in the …

Art

Gala Dalí’s Irrepressible Legacy

Women, in general, have been hard done by when it comes to the history of the Surrealist movement. Often relegated to the status of wives, lovers, …

Artists

Alex Cooper Auctioneers Claims Stunning Array of Contemporary Art

Among the Persian rugs, rare collector’s books, and antique furniture at the storied Alex Cooper Auctioneers in Towson is an unexpectedly stunning …

Baltimore

Bizarre Creativity Tricks That Nine Most Brilliant Minds Used To Inspire Ideas

Image via Business Backer<br>The best ideas are sometimes birthed from everyday routines. For some of the world’s most creative minds though, these …

Creativity

How Gala helped build the Salvador Dalí brand

Their relationship was seen as unhealthy and unequal. It’s a view that needs rethinking<p>In 1929 Salvador Dalí met Gala, the woman who would become his …

Culture

Learn about Gala Dali – much more than the wife of Salvador – in this exhibition

The artworks of Salvador Dalí appear in museums around the world, leaving most of the world familiar with his surrealist works. But a new exhibition will explore a key figure in his pieces – his wife Gala – and explore her role as much more than a muse to her husband, but a creative force of her …

Travel

French railway posters by Dalí

Contributed by Pierre Brossard<i><br>Source: http://www.posterswelove.com License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>Promotional posters for the SNCF (Société nationale …

Posters

What's on in Spain: 13 brilliant things to do this August

<b>Culture</b><p><b>Semana Grande, San Sebastian (August 12th - 19th)</b><p><i><br>Photo: Donostiako Festak / Flickr</i><p>San Sebastián’s “big week” offers a wide range of activities …

Spain

Salvador Dalí and 19th-Century San Franciscans Were Eating Avocado Toast Long Before It Was A 'Thing'

Since the avocado toast trend blew up a few years back, many have tried to trace its sudden, lightly-seasoned rise. In its modern form—topped with …

Ice Cream

Rainbow Trends: Let’s talk about … polyamorous relationships

Hello and welcome to Rainbow Trends, a column dedicated to the hottest tropes and trends in LGBTQ+ books! Every month, I’ll focus on a specific trend or trope and recommend the top three to four books I’ve loved that fit it. There are <i>never</i> big spoilers, only a whole lot of excited book talk, some …

Books

Beyoncé’s Vogue takeover is the natural conclusion of the kind of sketchy agreements celebrities and magazines make all the time:

Beyoncé’s agreement with Vogue seems to be something other than a formal guest-editorship.

Lifestyle

Why Gala Dalí—Muse, Model and Artist—Was More Than Just Salvador’s Wife

<i>Gala Salvador Dalí: A Room of One’s Own in Púbol</i>, a new exhibition at the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya in Barcelona, derives its name from …

Art

Gala Dalí: was the painter's 'demon bride' wicked – or misunderstood?

In June 10 1982, a midnight blue Cadillac sedan threaded its way from Port Lligat, a fishing village on the Catalan coast, to the medieval hamlet of Púbol, 40 miles to the south. At the wheel, setting a stately pace, was Artur Caminada: butler, chauffeur and longtime dogsbody of the 78-year-old …

Artists

15 Surreal Facts About Salvador Dalí

More Facts about Salvador Dalí <i>(continued)</i><p><b>8. He loved throwing dinner parties</b><p>Dalí and his wife Gala loved staging elaborate dinner parties. But, in true Dalí fashion, these weren't ordinary dinners. Guests were asked to arrive dressed in costume to match the evening's theme and wild animals would …

Artists

Gala Dali - The Muse and The Artist

July 27, 2018<p>Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.<p>Much is written …

Art

MoMA comes to Melbourne - Vacations & Travel Magazine

REVIEW<p>The National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) is now showing a world-premier exhibition – MoMA at NGV: 130 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art. An …

Art

Art Industry News: Surrealist ‘It Girl’ and Shrewd Businesswoman Gala Dalí Finally Gets Her Due + Other Stories

Art World<p>Plus, a museum director resigns after a fashion-ball fiasco and Desert X's lonesome robot is found after missing for a year.<p>,<p><i>Art Industry</i> …

Art

Surrealist Sandton Wedding

<b>WORDS</b> Lezanne Viviers <b>PHOTOS</b> Marijke Willems <b>VIDEO</b> via Outside Studio AV on Vimeo<p><b>What is the point of a wedding? For Lezanne Viviers, Creative Director</b> …

Weddings

Tariffs, Mars, Greece: Your Thursday Briefing

<i>(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)</i><p><i>Good morning. The U.S.-E.U. trade war halts, scientists discover water on Mars and a new exhibition showcases Gala Dalí’s life.</i><p><i>Here’s the latest:</i><p><b>• The U.S. trade war</b> with the E.U. appears to be off, at least for now.<p>At a surprise news …

Tariffs

Morning Links: Gala Dalí Edition

The cover of the book <i>Dalí. Les dîners de Gala</i>, which looks at the elaborate dinners that Salvador and Gala were renowned for throwing.<p>COURTESY TASCHEN<p>…

Artists

Gala Dalí’s Life Wasn’t Quite Surreal, but It Was Pretty Strange

BARCELONA, Spain — In 1969, Salvador Dalí, the Surrealist painter, gave a derelict castle to his Russian-born wife, Gala, as a present. She welcomed his generosity but also set rules for her new home in Púbol, a village in Catalonia.<p>Gala stipulated that her husband could visit the castle only if he …

The Arts

‘Cell-Vador Dali’ & Other Famous Characters Can Now Help You Take Your Calls

Cell-vador Dali<br>From the creators that brought you the adorable artist-themed socks that let you walk with Dalí, Warhol, Picasso, and more, come these …

IPhone 7

Glimpses of the extravagant Surrealist Ball of 1972

If you’re ever invited to a “surrealist ball,” my advice is definitely to go. This advice is a hundred times as pertinent if the hosts are among the …

Audrey Hepburn