Posts Tagged ‘salvador dali’

Surreal Salvador Dali Party

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

A 1941 newsreel reporting on Surrealist artist Salvador Dali, who designed and hosted a party held in the Bali Room of the Hotel Del Monte, Monterey, California; a fund raiser to help European artists displaced by WWII. Found at YouTube from longtimers.

Salvador Dali On What’s My Line? [VIDEO]

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

Surrealist painter Salvador Dali’s appearance on the 1950s game show What’s My Line? Found at YouTube from kembrew.

Crooked Rot

Monday, June 8th, 2009

This is a bizarre but compelling short animated video by worthy of and . From the description :

A return to the stop-motion here with Crooked (Orcus) Rot. This started off as an experiment to see if stop-frame would be any better using an SLR camera. The result would certainly suggest so visually, but it was a hell of a lot harder. This project really began when I discovered a treasure cave of strange items in my own back yard including mannequin heads and rubber hands.

Surrealist Painter Salvador Dali Loves Chocolate

Thursday, December 27th, 2007

Famed painter was not above commercial endorsements. Here’s a commercial he did for Lavin Chocolate:

Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Pet

Wednesday, December 5th, 2007

This is pretty weird: A 1921 animated silent movie. From the description at IFILM:

This is one of the films of prolific American animator and cartoonist , whose work influenced some of the classic cinema titles like Salvador Dalí and Luis Buñuel’s L’Age d’Or, Mary Poppins (1964), Dumbo (1941), King Kong (1933). Joshua Glenn of the Boston Globe has created an that traces these influences.

Animated Music Video For Picasso, Vincent Van Gogh, M.C. Escher & Salvador DaliPaintings

Thursday, June 8th, 2006

This 3D animation by is one of the coolest bits of animation I’ve seen in a while. It is set to ‘s song and pays homage to s masterpiece “,” ‘s “” paintings, ‘s “” and ‘s “.”

Van Gogh’s Bedroom In Arles:

Van Gogh's Bedroom In Arles

Salvador Dali’s The Persistence of Memory:

Salvador Dali's The Persistence of Memory

– The Persistence of Memory:

The Simpsons - The Persistence of MemoryM.C. Escher’s Relativity:

M.C. Escher's Relativity


Pablo Picasso’s Guernica:

Pablo Picasso's Guernica