The short animated cartoon ‘Destino’ (Destination), released in 2003 by The Walt Disney Company, originally began production in 1945, a whopping 58 years before its eventual completion. The project was a collaboration between American animator Walt Disney and Spanish painter Salvador Dalí, and features music written by Mexican songwriter Armando Dominguez.
The 1929 silent film ‘Un Chien Andalou‘ (which means “An Andalusian Dog”), by Salvador Dali and Luis Buñuel, is a surrealistic mixed bag of non-related scenes strung together, that for it’s time was shocking and obscene. Ants crawling out of a man’s palm, a severed hand in the street and another with a man who suddenly starts [...]
We had the pleasure of visiting the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. last week and I took many photos of the paintings I came across in order to share it with you on Gilbert Musings. Here is part one of our trip to National Gallery of Art which was posted a few days [...]
SALVADOR DALI’S MUSTACHE FOUND ON DELTA FLIGHT In celebration of the High Museum Art of Atlanta’s new exhibition, “Dalí: The Late Work,” Delta has decked out a 757 plane with a Salvador Dalí-esque mustache. The plane, which went into service yesterday, will fly domestically. The High invites travelers who spot or ride on the plane to [...]