en News - Gala - Salvador Dali Foundation News Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:24:56 +0100 Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:24:56 +0100 Houdini 2 (http://houdini.antaviana.cat/) https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news 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.

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Tue, 14 Nov 2017 15:24:56 +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
Ms. Aguer presents the documental on Dalí in Portlligat

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 shown in Figueres on 29 November at eight-thirty in the evening at the Catequística building, in the presence of Montse Aguer and David Pujol, at an event organised by the Association Friends of the Dalí Museums.

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Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:35:05 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/352/ms-aguer-presents-the-documental-on-dali-in-portlligat https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/352
The Court says Dalí isn't Ms. Abel's father

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.

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Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:28:17 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/353/the-court-says-dali-isn-t-ms-abel-s-father https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/353
Dalí/Duchamp exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts

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 Dalí Museums, and Joan Manuel Sevillano, managing director of the Foundation.

This exhibition is the result of intensive research exploring the bond between the two artists, what they shared in common and what differentiated them. It has been organised by the Royal Academy and the Dalí Museum in Florida, in collaboration with the Dalí Foundation in Figueres. It is curated by Dawn Ades, William Jeffett and Sarah Lea and will remain on display until 3 January 2018, after which it will travel to the Dalí Museum in the United States.

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Wed, 11 Oct 2017 17:06:36 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/351/dali-duchamp-exhibition-at-the-royal-academy-of-arts https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/351
Two awards at Festival Arte Non Stop in Argentina

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.

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Jordi Mercader, new Chairman of the Dalí Foundation

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.

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Tue, 19 Sep 2017 15:33:33 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/348/jordi-mercader-new-chairman-of-the-dali-foundation https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/348
General Strike 3rd October 2017

The Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres, Gala's Castle in Púbol and Salvador Dalí House-Museum in Portlligat will remain closed on 3rd October, because of a general strike.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Tomorrow we will refund the amount corresponding to reservations.

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Mon, 02 Oct 2017 20:17:06 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/349/general-strike-3rd-october-2017 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/349
Salvador Dalí is NOT Abel's father

The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí informs that it has received the results of Salvador Dalí's DNA samples. These samples prove that Pilar Abel is not the biological daughter of Salvador Dalí.

The Court of First Instance nº 11 in Madrid has given notice to the lawyers of the Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí (the law firm Roca Junyent) of the report issued by the National Institute of Toxicology and Forensic Sciences in which, after analysing the biological samples of Pilar Abel Martínez and those obtained in the exhumation of the remains of Salvador Dalí, it concludes that the results obtained "permits the exclusion of Salvador Dalí as the biological father of María Pilar Abel Martínez".

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Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:15:45 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/347/salvador-dali-is-not-abel-s-father https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/347
His Excellency Mr. Ramon Boixadós Malé

The Board of Trustees and the Executive Committee of the Gala-Salvador Dalí Foundation, with great sorrow announce the decease of His Excellency Mr. Ramon Boixadós Malé, President of the Foundation.

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Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:22:47 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/346/his-excellency-mr-ramon-boixados-male https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/346
Information about the exhumation of Salvador Dalí's remains

The Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí informs that during the night of July 20th to 21st, the remains of Salvador Dalí, buried under the dome of the Dalí Theatre-Museum in Figueres, were exhumed without incidents.

Here is the video of the press conference in Catalan, Spanish and French.

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Thu, 31 Aug 2017 10:09:32 +0200 https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/344/information-about-the-exhumation-of-salvador-dali-s-remains https://www.salvador-dali.org/en/services/press/news/344