Figueres, October 2009
Commissioned by the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Barcelona Multimedia produced the first art game for iPhone/iPod Touch in Europe, distributed for free in AppStore.
The oil painting which inspired this game is The Persistence of Memory, known as “The Soft Watches”, by Salvador Dalí. It belongs to the MoMA collection and was on temporary loan at the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres from January to March 2009. The game was produced with the assessment of the Centre for Dalinian Studies and the Educational Service of the Dalí Foundation.
What does it consist of?
The soft watches have disappeared from the painting and are hidden in other Dalí works. Players need to find them by exploring enlarged pictures of those other art pieces. It is a game for all ages and has become very successful among users. It is well positioned in international rankings. Comments received from players are enthusiastic, standing out the high quality of the pictures enlargement. It is available at: