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Dali’s Chocolate

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

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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