Lecture: Surrealism and sexuality
June 14, 2022 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
On the occasion of St. Pete Pride’s 20th anniversary, this lecture will feature Senior Curator of Education, Peter Tush. Tush will address Salvador Dalí, the artists of the Surrealist Movement and their various positions on sexuality. Please join us for this lecture in celebration of this special anniversary.
Panel Discussion: The Visit
June 20, 2022 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
In conjunction with our special exhibition The Visit by Yamandú Canosa, we invite you to join us for a discussion featuring the artist, Yamandú Canosa. Through a lively and engaging session, Canosa, along with Dalí Museum Chief Curator Dr. William Jeffett, will delve into the major themes of the exhibition and explore the profound connections between contemporary art and Surrealism.
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.
Lecture: The Unconscious and Psychoanalysis — Sold Out
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.
Coffee with a Curator
August 3, 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 several members of our “behind-the-scenes” staff, including members of our security, shipping, and warehouse team.