Follow the Tangent: Art, Archives and Anecdotes

April 28, 2022 at 7:00pm - 7:30pm

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.

Picasso

Coffee with a Curator

May 4, 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. In conjunction with our Picasso and the Allure of the South exhibition, this month’s lecture will feature Allison Moore, an art historian with a Ph.D. from The Graduate Center, CUNY who has worked as a professor of art history, curator and critic. Moore will discuss the relationship of Picasso to African and diaspora art over his lifetime.

Film roll with shadows

film club: pleasantville

May 5, 2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

In conjunction with our special exhibit, Picasso and the Allure of the South, we are hosting a series of film conversations focusing on movies that highlight the power of place. This month’s film is Pleasantville (1998).

A surreal painting where three figures are connected by a thread

Coffee with a Curator

June 1, 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 Peter Tush, senior curator of education. In the lecture, Tush will highlight our permanent collection, diving deep into Salvadaor Dalí’s surreal beaches.

Dali Museum building exterior lit in rainbow colors

Lecture: Reflections on the 20th Anniversary of St. Pete Pride

June 9, 2022 at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us during Pride Month for a special talk in honor of the 20th anniversary of St. Pete Pride, one of the largest Pride celebrations in the world! In celebration of this exciting landmark, St. Pete Pride Co-Founder Brian Longstreth will share the history of the celebration and some cherished memories.

Dali Museum building exterior lit in rainbow colors

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.