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Salvador Dali and Max Ernst

Salvador Dali Salvador Dali was a Spanish artist. He was born on 11 may 1904 and he died on 23 January 1989. He was brought up in a middle class home and his father was very strict, and his mother encouraged his paintings. He went to drawing school and later his father organised an exhibition of his son’s charcoal drawings in their home. He first went through the Cubism, Futurism and Metaphysical art movements. He joined the Surrealists in 1929, and he became the most famous representative of the movement. He had already been influencing them for over two years and the praised him for his paranoiac-critical method of accessing the subconscious. He finished his painting the Persistence of Memory in 1931. Salvador explained the surrealists by saying: “There is … Read entire article »

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