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  • Director of the Dalí Theatre-Museum, Antoni Pitxot, passed away

    Figueres, 12 June 2015

    The director of the Dalí Theatre-Museum, Antoni Pitxot, passed away last 12th June. He was vicepresident of the Foundation and director of the Dalí museums. He was born in Figueres in January 1934 in a family of artistic tradition and close relationships with the Dalís. He began studying drawing with Juan Nunez in San Sebastian, who had taught Salvador Dalí drawing in Figueres. He...

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  • Opening of an exhibition about Dalí and Pitxot in Cadaqués

    Cadaqués, 12 June 2015

    The City Council of Cadaqués Museum Cadaqués and the Dalí Foundation presented at the Municipal Museum of Cadaqués, the temporary exhibition Dalí. Pitxot. Cadaqués. About painting. The event was attended by Joan Figueras, mayor of Cadaqués, and Montse Aguer, director of the Centre for Dalinian Studies of the Dalí Foundation and curator of the exhibition. The show will be open from 12...

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  • The Dalí Foundation purchases Paul Éluard poetry collection in Japanese

    Figueres, 28 May 2015

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí's Centre for Dalinian Studies has enriched its library with a little-known publication: the Japanese translation of the poetry collection Les Dessous d'une vie ou la pyramide humaine, by Paul Éluard (1926), which appeared in 1937. The book, translated by the poet and artist Yamanaka Chiryu, includes four illustrations by Salvador Dalí,...

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  • Exhibition on sculpture in Púbol Castle

    Púbol, 23 March 2015

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí opened the temporary exhibition at Púbol Castle last 23 March. This year it's dedicated to the sculpture of Salvador Dalí and is entitled Retrospective bust of a woman. It will be open to the public from 24 March until 6 January 2016. This is the first time that the Dalí Foundation has organised an exhibition dedicated to sculpture.

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  • Picasso/Dalí, Dalí/Picasso

    Barcelona, 20th March, 2015

    The Dalí Foundation has loaned works from its collection for the exhibition Picasso/Dalí, Dalí/Picasso. It can be seen at the Picasso Museum in Barcelona from 20 March until 28 June. The show was first opened at the Dalí Museum in Saint Petersburg, Florida.

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  • A Dalí Tour in Paris

    Paris, 10th March, 2015

    The Cervantes Institute in Paris launched the Dalí Tour in Paris. The author of its contents is Montse Aguer, director of the Center for Dalinian Studies at the Dalí Foundation. The tour can be found here.

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  • The Dalí Theatre-Museum exhibits works inspired by Velázquez

    Figueres, 23rd February 2015

    The Fundació Dalí presented the remodelled Loggias Room of the Dalí Theatre-Museum. One of the refurbished rooms is dedicated to a temporary exhibition of works by Dalí inspired by Velázquez. Both architecturally and for exhibition purposes this refurbishment has upgraded the spaces included on the route normally taken around the Dalí Theatre-Museum.

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  • Opening of the Salvador Dalí House of Portlligat

    12th february 2015

    On 12 th february 2015 Salvador Dalí House in Portlligat opens its doors.

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  • The Dalí museums' visitors in 2014.

    Figueres, 8th of January 2015

    The Dalí Foundation reported that in 2014 the Dalí museums had received a total of 1.535.070 visitors.

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  • Dalí exhibition in Brazil closes with 1.5 milion visitors

    Sao Paulo, 11 January 2015

    Last 11th January, a large retrospective on Salvador Dalí closed in Brazil with 1.5 milion visitors. It could be seen from May to September at the Banco do Brasil in Rio de Janeiro, where it received 978,000 visitors and at the Instituto Tomie Ohtake in Sao Paulo, from October to January 2015, where 530,000 people paid it a visit. It was the largest exhibition on Dalí in Latin America ever and...

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