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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Culture Pop: A surreal dream of a night Friday, Jan. 16

Posted By on Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 11:36 AM

click to enlarge "Planetary and Scatologic Vision," from the Conquest of Cosmos series, by Salvador Dali. © Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
  • "Planetary and Scatologic Vision," from the Conquest of Cosmos series, by Salvador Dali. © Salvador Dalí, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

Maitland’s Art & History museum complex wakes up into 2015 with a surreal dream of a show: Art and the Subconscious: Salvador Dalí & Andre Smith, which pairs enigmatic images from Dalí’s “Conquest of Cosmos” series with ethereal watercolors and abstract sculptures by the Maitland Art Center founder.

The inaugural Culture Pop party of 2015 offers a first look at this stunning show, as well as an introduction to two new Artists-in-Residence, Masha Ryskin and Serge Marchetta. Also on hand, Artist-in-Action Maxwell Hartley (one of our favorite local woodworkers — yes, we have enough to have favorites) stages a pop-up art installation in the newly renovated Germaine Marvel building, and writers from the Kerouac Project engage guests in a freestyle writing game meant to unlock inner creativity. Looks like this year is going to open your mind.



6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 16 | Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 E. Packwood Ave., Maitland | 407-539-2181 | artandhistory.org | $5

click to enlarge "Women Know Where Men Love to Roost," watercolor on paper, by Andre Smith
  • "Women Know Where Men Love to Roost," watercolor on paper, by Andre Smith

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