Detail of Salvador Dali's painting Daddy Longlegs of the Evening - Hope!

Coffee with a Curator

July 6, 2022 at 10:30am - 11:30am

Join us for this installment of our Coffee with a Curator series, where Museum Staff or invited guests speak on a range of Dalí-inspired topics. This month’s lecture will feature Shaina Buckles Harkness, the Dalí’s Librarian & Registrar. In the lecture, Harkness will highlight our permanent collection, reflecting on the time Dalí spent in the winsome rural town of Bowling Green, Virginia.

Follow the Tangent: Art, Archives and Anecdotes

July 7, 2022 at 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Join us on YouTube for our bimonthly video podcast featuring members of The Dalí Museum’s curatorial team and other Dalínian and Surrealist scholars. In this ongoing series, we will delve into the world of art archives and the often-unexpected gems that are uncovered in the course of researching Dalí, Surrealism and the myriad visiting exhibitions hosted at the Museum.

Junior Docent deliver final tour

Junior Docent Art Camp Online — Sold Out

July 11, 2022 at 9:30am - July 15, 2022 at 3:00pm

Become a Junior Docent at The Dalí Museum’s weeklong camp, where attendees discover new ways to interpret and create art, meet new friends and have fun. This year’s theme, “Inventing Identity,” will focus on the ways in which Dalí reinvented himself throughout his life, exaggerating his life experiences for shock value and crafting mythic stories and symbols from his interests.

Dancing scene

Tango Workshop at The Dalí

July 12, 2022 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm

In conjunction with our special exhibit The Visit (opening June 18, 2022), Peter and Linda Goethche, the area directors for Fred Astaire Dance Studios of Tampa Bay, owners of the Fred Astaire South Tampa studio will provide a brief history of Tango’s Uruguayan and Spanish origins, along with beginner Tango steps.

View from below Dali Museum helical staircase

Lecture: The Unconscious and Psychoanalysis

July 14, 2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

In conjunction with our special exhibit The Visit, join us for a special talk by Dr. Susan Mooney of the University of South Florida on the subject most loved by the Surrealists, the unconscious.