Published on March 8, 2014
PowerPoint Presentation: Salvador Dali and his life Дмитриев Виктор Liceum № 344 10 b 2011 Full name: : Full name: Was born on May 11, 1904, Died on January 23, 1989 Salvador Domènec Felip Jacint Dalí i Domènech, Marquis of Dalí de Púbol Artist: Artist Salvador Dali is most famous for his surreal paintings. 1904:: 1904: Born on 11 May in Figueres. Son of the notary public Salvador Dalí Cusí and his wife Felipa Domènech Ferrés. 1910:: 1910: Salvador’s father decided to enroll him at the Hispano-French School of the Immaculate Conception in Figueres, where he learned French. 1916:: 1916: Salvador spent time at an estate owned by the Pichot family, a family of intellectuals and artists. It was there that he discovered Impressionism. 1921:: 1921: Salvador’s mother died in February. The following year, his father married Catalina Domènech Ferrés, his sister-in-law. 1923:: 1923: He was expelled from the Academia de San Fernando, accused of having led a student protest. 1925:: 1925: Salvador presented his first individual art exhibit. 1927:: 1927: He held his second individual exhibition in Barcelona. 1929:: 1929: Salvador met his future wife, Gala, who was married to another man. 1934:: 1934: Marries Gala. Traveled to America for the first time. 1937:: 1937: In February he met the Marx Brothers in Hollywood. Along with Harpo, he began work on the script for a film entitled Giraffes on Horseback Salad (but called in its latest version The Surrealist Woman ), which was never actually produced. 1939:: 1939: In May he signed a contract to take part in the World’s Fair of New York. He designed the Dream of Venus pavilion, which was presented in the Fair’s amusement zone. 1944:: 1944: In Life magazine he published an article entitled “Nightmare Journey” and created a cover for Vogue . 1945:: 1945: He went to Hollywood to work with Alfred Hitchcock on the film Spellbound , whose dreamlike sequences were created by Dalí. 1946:: 1946: Designed covers for EtCetera magazine and the Christmas issue of Vogue . Walt Disney hired Dalí to help produce the film Destino . 1955:: 1955: He made the Portrait of Laurence Olivier in the Role of Richard III , to promote the film Richard III , based on the work by Shakespeare. 1969:: 1969: Dalí purchased Púbol Castle and decorated it for Gala. Various books illustrated by Dalí were published: Goethe’s Faust and Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. 1989:: 1989: Dalí died at Torre Galatea on 23 January. Works Cited List: Works Cited List " Dalí, Salvador ." Encyclopædia Britannica . 2008. Encyclopædia Britannica Online School Edition.28 Apr . 2008 < http://www. school .eb. co m/eb/article- 9028592 >. PowerPoint Presentation: Thank you!