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Dali’s Chocolate

Sure its a commercial for chocolate but I still love it.

Chasing Marcel Duchamp Around New York

Marcel Duchamp

During his lifetime, visionaire Surrealist, Cubist and Dadaist, Marcel Duchamp took residence in New York many times.  In 1915, after the declaration of World War 1, he fled Europe, moving  into a […]

Peggy Loves Max

Dating artists when you are a curator or collector never works- believe you me. Yet Supercollector Peggy Guggenheim fell for Surrealist painter Max Ernst’s bohemian wiles, and the two lived […]

The Final Countdown to a Surrealist New Year’ Eve

Just a few more days til the ball! My guests get $99 general admission tix using code ROXYGUEST99 our Surrealist ball for NYE! Surrealist Dress Code Strongly Encouraged, But Not Mandatory *There will […]

VIDEO: Dreams That Money Can Buy- a 1947 Surrealist Feast

Dreams That Money Can Buy was made in 1947 in a collaboration with director Hans Richter and Surrealism/Dada super stars Max Ernst, Marcel Duchamp, Man Ray, Alexander Calder, Darius Milhaud […]

VIDEO: Magritte in his Own Words!

God, he’s amazing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KZoChLxaWoE

Halloween Inspiration: Marie-Hélène de Rothschild’s Surrealist Ball

HALLOWEEN INSPIRATION! Why aren’t rich people cool anymore? Check out these amazing photos from a party at French heiress Marie-Hélène de Rothschild‘s chateau in 1972. The invitations were written backwards, and […]

Object to be Destroyed

I was shocked last summer when, at the Reina Sofia in Madrid, I came across Man Ray’s “Object to be Destroyed.” I’d always seen pictures of the eyeballed metronome, but […]

Nick Veasey’s Lobster Telephone

nick veasey, mauger modern, lobster telephone, x-ray art

Most of you know how obsessed with Dali’s Lobster Telephone I am. I mean, I DO have it tattooed on my arm (I truly am an art nerd) and was […]

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