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Figueres, 10th January 2018
The three Dalí Museums received 1,444,853 visitors in 2017. This represents an increase of 5.56% compared to year 2016. In detail, this amount corresponds to: - Dalí Theatre-Museum and Dalí·Jewels gallery, Figueres: 1,207,149 visitors, this represents an increase of 6.43% compared to year 2016. - Gala Dalí Castle in Púbol: 88,341 visitors, it represents an increase of 2.85%...
Figueres, 4th December, 2017
We have presented today the online publishing of the fifth and last section of the Catalogue Raisonné of Paintings by Salvador Dalí, presenting a new design. A catalogue that represents 17 years of intensive research and analysis. The catalogue was presented by Montse Aguer, Director of the Dalí Museums, Cinzia Azzini, supervisor for Digital Media, Carme Ruiz, senior curator of the Foundation,...
Figueres, December 2017
What until now has been known as the 'Clot Collection' of sculptures, the original pieces in which were created by Salvador Dalí, will from now on be called the Portlligat Collection of sculpture by Salvador Dalí. In this new stage of its existence, the Portlligat Collection has become the reference for editions of Dalinian sculpture. It will be available to collectors and fans of...
24th December, 2017
On 24th December, the Dalí Museums of Figueres, Portlligat (Cadaqués) and Púbol close their doors at 2:15 p.m. Once inside, visitors can stay until 2:45 p.m., when rooms are gradually closed.
Figueres, 13th November, 2017
A temporary exhibition was inaugurated at the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres. Ms. Montse Aguer, Director of the Dalí Museums and exhibition's curator described it as a way of evoking the monographic show at Dalmau Galleries of year 1925, where Figure in Profile was exhibited for the first time and only. It's a portrait of Dalí's sister, Anna Maria, the Dalí Foundation bought last...
Naples, 20 October, 2017
The documentary The secret life of Portlligat. Salvador Dalí's house, produced by the Foundation, was selected to be shown during the inaugural event of the Artecinema Festival in Naples, on 19 October. This international festival of films on contemporary art was launched in 1996 with the aim of raising public awareness of the many different expressions of art. The documentary will be...
Figueres, 13 October, 2017
The Dalí Foundation has been notified of the ruling dated 13 October 2017 issued by the Court of First Instance no. 11 in Madrid. This ruling supports the Dalí Foundation and dismisses the plaintiff's claims. Furthermore, the court has ordered the plaintiff to pay legal costs. The Dalí Foundation will not make any financial evaluation until the ruling is made final.
London, 7 October, 2017
Last 7 October the Dalí/Duchamp exhibition opened to the public after its official inauguration on Tuesday 3 October at the Royal Academy of Arts in London. Attending the opening ceremony were the president of the Royal Academy, Christopher Le Brun, the director of the Dalí Museum in Saint Petersburg (Florida), Hank Hine and, on behalf of the Dalí Foundation, Montse Aguer, director of the...
Buenos Aires, 4th October 2017
The documentary The secret life of Portlligat. Salvador Dalí’s house, produced by the Foundation, won two awards at the Arte Non Stop Festival International Film & Art Festival BA 2017, held in Buenos Aires from 27 to 30 September.
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.