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Snippets of his largest paintings…

I am quite illiterate about Dali but I love his painting titles. The Broken Bridge and the Dream, Telephone in Dish with Three Sardines at the End of September, Untitled (Persistence of Fair Weather)…

There was a Dali fan there to be sure…

who sported a Dali mustache too.

Dali symbolism, metaphors, and messages are dream’s realities. The hard-working brain making sense of the world.

I certainly experience Dali moments. They especially hit hard under stress. Images and words looking to define reality so i can exist peacefully with all of you.

This large praying mantis in the museum gift shop caught my attention. I believe i wrote about such an encounter with one praying mantis, not quite so long ago, not quite so big, but like Dali, bugs certainly play tricks on us.

We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art. Dali