Monthly Archives: July 2014

Salvador Dali in Figueres, Spain

In Figueres to visit the Dali Museum – an amazing collection of Surrealist art by Salvador Dali, displayed in the museum he designed in the town of his birth. Salvador Dali Dali Museum, Figueres Interior of the Dali Museum Salvador … Continue reading

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A Postcard from Collioure

In the summer of 1905 Henri Matisse and André Derain stayed and worked together in Collioure, in south-west France, near the Spanish border, developing what became known as the Fauvist style. They painted views of the town, the boats in … Continue reading

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A Postcard from Céret

In the second decade of the twentieth century a community of artists settled and worked in Céret, many moving from Paris, including Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Henri Matisse, Juan Gris, Chaim Soutine, André Masson, Raoul Dufy and Jean Cocteau. Le … Continue reading

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