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  • Jordi Mercader, new Chairman of the Dalí Foundation

    Figueres, 18th September 2017

    This morning, the Dalí Foundation held an extraordinary meeting of its Board of Trustees to elect the new Chairman of the institution. Jordi Mercader will succeed Ramon Boixadós in the post, since the latter passed away last 12th August.

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  • Salvador Dalí is NOT Abel's father

    Figueres, 6th September 2017

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí informs that it has received the results of Salvador Dalí's DNA samples. These samples prove that Pilar Abel is not the biological daughter of Salvador Dalí. The Court of First Instance nº 11 in Madrid has given notice to the lawyers of the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí (the law firm Roca Junyent) of the report issued by the National Institute of...

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  • His Excellency Mr. Ramon Boixadós Malé

    12th August 2017

    The Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee of the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation, with great sorrow announce the decease of His Excellency Mr. Ramon Boixadós Malé, President of the Foundation.

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  • Information about the exhumation of Salvador Dalí's remains

    Figueres, 21st July 2017

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí informs that during the night of July 20th to 21st, the remains of Salvador Dalí, buried under the dome of the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres, were exhumed without incidents. Here is the video of the press conference in Catalan, Spanish and French.

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  • Documentary on Dalí and his studio in Portlligat

    Cadaqués, 1st July, 2017

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí and the Cadaqués Town Council are pleased to inform you that this evening the documentary The secret life of Portlligat. Salvador Dalí's House a has been presented at Sala Art i Joia in Cadaqués. It is an audio-visual project produced by the Dalí Foundation and filmed by DocDoc Films. By visiting the House, we are invited to take a trip to the life and...

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  • The Dalí Foundation will appeal the exhumation decision

    Figueres, 26th June, 2017

    Given the content of the decision taken by the Court of Instance No. 11 of Madrid on June 20, 2017, by means of which the exhumation of the remains of Salvador Dalí is ordered to allow the biological investigation of Pilar Abel's paternity research, the Dalí Foundation is preparing an appeal to oppose this exhumation that will be lodged in the coming days. Our internal legal team,...

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  • Third documentary by the Dalí Foundation awarded by AVICOM

    Czech Republic, 15th June 2017

    Yesterday evening 14th June the documentary The Secret Life of Portlligat. Salvador Dalí's House was awarded with the Golden Prize in the category of museums feature films given by AVICOM (International Committee for Audio-visual and Image Technologies, the Audio-visual section of ICOM). The prize was delivered to Jordi Artigas, coordinator of the houses-museum of Púbol and Portlligat, from...

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  • The Dalí Foundation and the Peking University sign an agreement

    Peking, 31st May, 2017

    The Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation and the Centre for Visual Studies (CVS) of the Peking University signed a collaboration agreement. On behalf of the Dalí Foundation it was its Managing Director, Mr. Joan M. Sevillano who signed the document, and on behalf of CVS it was its Director, Professor LaoZhu (ZHU Qingsheng), who is Professor at Peking University and Chairman of CIHA (the International...

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  • Access for the Dalí Foundation to a photographic Archive

    Girona, 10th May, 2017

    Montse Aguer, Director of the Dalí Museums and Marta Madrenas, Mayor of Girona city, have signed a collaboration agreement for the use of photographs from the Centre for the Image Research and Diffusion. The Council gives the Foundation a digital copy of 1797 photographs, 4 films and 7 videos, from the Narcís Sans Archives, of which the City of Girona posesses the intellectual property rights.

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  • Dalí exhibition at Fabergé Museum

    Saint Petersburg, 31st March, 2017

    Today at 7 p.m. a new Dalí temporary exhibition will be opened at Fabergé Museum in Saint Petersburg (Russia), entitled Salvador Dalí. Surrealist and Classicist. At 1 p.m. a press conference will be held together with a guided visit to the show. Its curator is Ms. Montse Aguer, director of the Dalí Museums, from the Dalí Foundation, and Thomas Clement Salomon, scientific coordinator of...

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