Posts Tagged ‘surrealism’

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.

Muzorama

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Muzorama is a short animated film based on the universe of french illustrator Jean-Philippe Masson a.k.a. Muzo. Found at Vimeo from Muzorama Team via Bombi(llo).

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: