en News - Gala - Salvador Dali Foundation News Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:04:22 +0200 Tue, 24 Jul 2018 11:04:22 +0200 Houdini 2 (http://houdini.antaviana.cat/) https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news Opening in Barcelona of the first exhibition devoted to Gala

Gala Salvador Dalí. A room of one’s own in Púbol. With this exhibition, the Museu Nacional d’Art de Catalunya (MNAC) and the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí (Dalí Foundation) will reveal Gala Dalí: muse and artist, as well as key figure in twentieth-century art.

I will open on 5 July until 14 October at MNAC. Its curator is Estrella de Diego, professor of Art History (UCM) with the collaboration of Montse Aguer, director of the Dalí Museums of the Dalí Foundation.

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 19:18:50 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/371/opening-in-barcelona-of-the-first-exhibition-devoted-to-gala https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/371
Exhibition of portraits of Salvador Dalí by Robert Whitaker

A new temporary exhibition was presented to the media at the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres. It is devoted to portraits the English photographer Robert Whitaker took of Salvador Dalí in Portlligat and Paris from 1967 until 1972.

Montse Aguer, director of the Dalí Museums, presented the exhibition to the media today. It is entitled Salvador Dalí. Robert Whitaker. 1967-1972 and will be on show for one year in the Loggias Room.

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 19:43:05 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/370/exhibition-of-portraits-of-salvador-dali-by-robert-whitaker https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/370
Jordi Mercader announces a strategic plan to give a new boost to the Fundació

The chairman of the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Jordi Mercader, today announced the drafting of a strategic plan for the next five years designed to give a new boost to the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí and strengthen its presence in Figueres.

Mercader made this announcement during the presentation of the 2017 Annual Report, which was approved today by the Board. He was accompanied in his presentation by Montse Aguer, director of the Dalí Museums, Lluís Peñuelas, general secretary of the Dalí Foundation, and Joan Manuel Sevillano, managing director of the institution.

Wed, 04 Jul 2018 19:33:51 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/365/jordi-mercader-announces-a-strategic-plan-to-give-a-new-boost-to-the-fundacio https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/365
Javier Godó, new Life Patron of the Dalí Foundation

The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí named Mr. Javier Godó life patron. The editor of the newspaper La Vanguardia replaces Mr. Ramon Boixadós, who passed away last august.

Thu, 24 May 2018 16:03:39 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/366/javier-godo-new-life-patron-of-the-dali-foundation https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/366
All tickets are available online at the Dalí museum

All tickets for all opening hours are now available online. From now on, if you wish so, you will no longer have to queue to visit the Dalí Theatre-Museum.

High season traditionally included 3 months from July to September. The museum will now open from 9 am to 8 pm (last access at 7:15 p.m.) from April to September. This action has been taken to meet the high demand of school groups. It also aims at improving the distribution of visitors throughout the day as well as improving the quality of the visit.

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 16:54:09 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/363/all-tickets-are-available-online-at-the-dali-museum https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/363
Women photograph Dalí, new exhibition at Gala's Castle

Today the new temporary exhibition at Púbol Castle was officially inaugurated, entitled Women photograph Dalí. It will be on display from 15 March 2018, when the castle reopens its doors, until 6 January 2019.

Attending on behalf of the Foundation were director of the Dalí Museums, Ms. Montse Aguer, and the curators of the show, Ms. Rosa Maurell and Ms. Bea Crespo, from the Centre for Dalinian Studies. Montse Aguer is responsible for the scientific direction of the project. The exhibition has been created in collaboration with the "la Caixa" Banking Foundation, which was represented by the director of its Cultural Area, Mr. Ignasi Miró.

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:11:57 +0100 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/362/women-photograph-dali-new-exhibition-at-gala-s-castle https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/362
The Dalí Museums receive 1.4 million visitors

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% compared to year 2016.

- Salvador Dalí House-Museum in Portlligat: 149,363 visitors, this represents an increase of 0.50% compared to year 2016.

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:12:01 +0100 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/359/the-dali-museums-receive-1-4-million-visitors https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/359
Presentation of the fifth and last section of the Catalogue Raisonné of Dalí's Paintings

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, and Fiona Mata, coordinator of the Centre for Dalinian Studies.

Wed, 24 Jan 2018 10:18:42 +0100 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/357/presentation-of-the-fifth-and-last-section-of-the-catalogue-raisonne-of-dali-s-paintings https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/357
The Dalí Museums close on 24th evening

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.

Fri, 22 Dec 2017 10:29:18 +0100 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/358/the-dali-museums-close-on-24th-evening https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/358
Tomorrow Figure in profile will be exhibited

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 March at Bonham's London.

The temporary exhibit we are presenting is entitled Salvador Dalí, Apprentice Painter and can be seen from tomorrow 14th November until the end of 2018 in one of the Loggias Room, at the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres. We wanted to coincide with the day the exhibition at Dalmau Galleries opened in 1925.

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 17:06:49 +0100 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/355/tomorrow-figure-in-profile-will-be-exhibited https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/355