Figueres, February 7th 2013
The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí is pleased to inform that the Dalí´s exhibition being presently held at the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris has been honoured with a Globe de Cristal d’Art et Culture award. Prizes are awarded by renowned French journalists for cultural initiatives taking place in the country. The awards are classified in 12 categories: actor, actress, film, female musical performer, male musical performer, theatre play, monologue, musical comedy, literature, exhibition, TV programme and fashion designer. The finalists this year in the exhibition category were:
Edward Hopper (Grand Palais)
Dalí (Centre Georges Pompidou)
Design en Afrique, s'asseoir, se coucher et rêver (Musée Dapper)
Adel Abdessemed (Centre Pompidou)
Canaletto-Guardi (Musée Jacquemart André)
Dali’s exhibition is coproduced by the Centre Pompidou and the Museo Nacional Reina Sofía from Madrid, with the special collaboration of the Fundació Dalí. You can visit the Dalí exhibition in Paris until the 25th of March this year, which is receiving an average of seven thousand visitors per day. From April the 24th, the exhibition is going to travel to the Madrid’s museum.