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Figueres, 12 June 2015
Antoni Pitxot, director of the Dalí Theatre-Museum and vice-president of the Dalí Foundation, passed away last 12 June. He was born in Figueres in January 1934 into a family with a strong artistic tradition that was closely linked to the Dalís. He began his drawing studies in San Sebastián under Juan Núñez, who had also been Salvador Dalí's drawing teacher in Figueres. He lived...
Cadaqués, 12 June 2015
Cadaqués Town Council, Museu de Cadaqués and the Fundació Gala‐Salvador Dalí announced that the temporary exhibition Dalí. Pitxot. Cadaqués. About painting was unveiled at Cadaqués Municipal Museum. The official opening was attended by Joan Figueras, Mayor of Cadaqués, and Montse Aguer, Director of the Dalí Foundation's Centre for Dalinian Studies and curator of the...
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,...
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.
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.
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.
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.
12th february 2015
On 12 th february 2015 Salvador Dalí House in Portlligat opens its doors.
Figueres, 8th of January 2015
The Dalí Foundation reported that in 2014 the Dalí museums had received a total of 1.535.070 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...