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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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  • Special Opening Times in Easter

    Easter Time 2017

    Special Opening Times in Easter at the Dalí Museums in Figueres: The Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres and the Dalí·Jewels Exhibition exceptionally open on Monday 17 April, from 9:30 am. to 6 pm. Last entrance at 5:15 pm. On Holy Friday 14 April, Saturday 15 and Sunday 16, as a special opening to attend the demand during Easter time, the museum opens from 9 am. to 8...

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  • Annual Report 2016

    Figueres, 13th March, 2017

    The Dalí Foundation presented its Annual Report of 2016, after the ordinary session of its Board of Trustees. The presentation to the media was carried out by Montse Aguer, Director of the Dalí Museums, Lluís Peñuelas, Secretary General of the Dalí Foundation, and Joan M. Sevillano, Managing Director. You wil find a summary of the most important data in the Related Contents Section.

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  • The President of the Catalan Government inaugurated the exhitibion in Púbol Castle

    Púbol, 10th March, 2017

    The new temporary exhibition at Púbol Castle entitled Salvador Dalí, Gala, Ricardo Sans was inaugurated today by Mr. Carles Puigdemont, President of the Government of Catalonia. Attending on behalf of the Dalí Foundation was the Director of the Dalí Museums, Montse Aguer. The guided visit around the installation was led by Rosa M. Maurell and Cuca Costa, Coordinators at the Centre for...

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  • The Dalí Foundation buys the work Figure in Profile

    London, 2nd March 2017

    The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí informs that tonight it bought an artist's work entitled Figure in profile, an oil on cardboard from 1925. The work has been sold in auction at Bonhams London, its hammer price being 1.8 milion euros approx. The Dalí Foundation is happy to incorporate this work both because it enriches the collection and because it contributes to a better knowledge on the...

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  • The Dalí Museums received 1.3 million visitors in 2016

    Figueres, 9th January, 2017

    The Dalí Foundation informs that the three Dalí Museums received 1,368,755 visitors in 2016. In detail this amount corresponds to: - Dalí Theatre-Museum and Dalí·Jewels gallery, Figueres: 1,134,234 visitors, this represents a decrease of 2.4% compared to year 2015. - Gala Dalí Castle in Púbol: 85,897 visitors, it represents a decrease of 2.43% compared to year 2015. -...

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