28-01-13

Salvador Dalí: The Making of an Artist

If you're a big fan of Salvador Dalí, then you should definitely read 'Salvador Dalí: The Making of an Artist'. Rizzoli's Flammarion imprint is going to release this amazing book on March 5, 2013. It goes beyond Dali's work with painting to include other media including literature, photography, film and sculpture. You can pre-order it here for $47 USD.

Want to see his great art? Go to Florida's Salvador Dalí Museum, which holds the largest collection of Dalí in the Americas. There's an exhibition on display called "The Royal Inheritance: Dalí Works From the Spanish National Collection" (until March 31, 2013).

The paintings, which span from 1918 to 1983, have never before been exhibited the US and are on loan from the National Collection of Modern Art in Spain. From 23 April to 2 September 2013 the Royal Inheritance exhibition will be hosted by the Reina Sofía Museum in Madrid.