Dali was a skilled draftsman, best known for the striking and bizarre images in his surrealist work.
Salvador Felipe Jacinto Dali was born in Figueras ( Spain) in 1904. From 1921 to 1925 he studied at the Academy of San Fernando in Madrid , he made friends with the poet Federico García Lorca and filmmaker Luis Buñuel . His first solo exhibition was organized in 1925 (Gallery Dalmau , Barcelona) , exhibition on the occasion of which Picasso and Miro began to take an interest in its work.
Dali is first influenced by futurism and cubism by ( 1925).
In April 1926 , Dali made his first trip to Paris , where he visited Picasso . In a second trip to Paris in 1929 , during the filming of Buñuel's " Un Chien Andalou " ( Dali is the co- writer) , Miro introduced into the Surrealist group . Dali met André Breton . . . Gala, his future wife and muse (Gala is now the wife of Paul Eluard ) .
He joined the Surrealist group in 1929.
Dali became interested in the psychoanalytic theories of Freud and develops his " paranoiac-critical " method. He painted , in this period, dreamlike and fantastical spaces populated by symbolic elements : soft watches , crutches, fantastic animals , distorted characters .
Dali still participate in events and exhibitions surreal after exclusion of 1934. Dali reinterprets famous works , such as Millet's Angelus , he gives several versions .
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