Midnight in Paris, 1929: A Discussion with Curators
The Dalí Museum enthusiastically welcomes Didier Ottinger, Assistant Director of the National Museum of Modern Art Centre Pompidou and curator of our current special exhibition for Midnight in Paris, 1929: A Discussion with Curators. Joining Ottinger in this lively discussion is Dr. William Jeffett, co-curator of the special exhibit and Chief Curator of Special Exhibits at The Dalí Museum. The curators will delve into this pivotal period for the Surrealist movement in Paris, examining the art, the friendships, and the clashes. Q&A will follow.
Location: Will Raymund Theater
(Parking is free for members, as available & $10 for non-members, as available.)
About The Dalí Museum
The Dalí Museum, located in the heart of picturesque downtown St. Petersburg, Florida, is home to an unparalleled collection of over 2,400 Salvador Dalí works, including nearly 300 oil paintings, watercolors and drawings, as well as more than 2,100 prints, photographs, posters, textiles, sculptures and objets d’art. The Museum’s nonprofit mission, to care for and share its collection locally and internationally, is grounded by a commitment to education and sustained by a culture of philanthropy.
The Dalí is recognized internationally by the Michelin Guide with a three-star rating; has been deemed “one of the top buildings to see in your lifetime” by AOL Travel News; and named one of the ten most interesting museums in the world by Architectural Digest. The building itself is a work of art, including a geodesic glass bubble, nicknamed The Enigma, featuring 1,062 triangular glass panels, a fitting tribute to Salvador Dalí’s legacy of innovation and transformation. Explore The Dalí anytime with the free Dalí Museum App, available on Google Play and in the App Store. The Dalí Museum is located at One Dalí Boulevard, St. Petersburg, Florida 33701.