All posts tagged: M.C. Escher

@ the Museum: The Salvador Dali Museum

September 18, 2015 Hello, Good Morning, and Happy Friday! @ the Museum returns with the Salvador Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, Florida. Opened on March 7, 1982, this museum is dedicated to the works of the surrealist artist and has the largest collection of his work’s outside Europe. Here are a few things going on at the Dali….. from the website: A Century of Salvador – Discover the life and legend of Salvador Dali, and get to know the people, places and events that transformed this Spanish son into a surrealist sensation. Escher At the Dali / August 22, 2015 – January 3, 2016 – This special exhibition highlights M.C. Escher, a renowned artist, whose visual illusions puzzle and delight audiences worldwide, and is best known for his “impossible constructions” and use of tessellation. The robust exhibit features 135 works covering Escher’s entire artistic career, including an array of his most recognizable works such as “Drawing Hands,” “Reptiles” and “Waterfall” alongside rarely exhibited early drawings of family members, panoramas of exotic landscapes and historic architecture of Italy and …