Lecture or talk Adults

Books in Focus: Salvador Dali

  • Thursday 7 and Saturday 9 March, 2.30-3.30pm
FREE

Limited places, booking essential

About

Our series of ‘Books in Focus’ sessions looks at artists’ books and archive material held in the special collections of the National Galleries of Scotland. This session will take an intimate look at Surrealist artist Salvador Dalí’s drawings, prints and writings, including his illustrations to Les Chants de Maldoror (The Songs of Maldoror) from 1934.

If you reserve a space but find you can no longer attend, please let us know by either sending an email to gmaarchives@nationalgalleries.org or phone 0131 624 6210 so we can offer your space to someone on the waiting list.

Salvador Dali Untitled (Composition with Chair and Inkstand) from 'Les Chants de Maldoror' 1934 © Salvador Dali, Fundació Gala-Salvador Dalí, DACS 2018.
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Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access

Gallery facilities

In order to protect our vulnerable works of art from any kind of accidental damage we kindly ask all visitors to either carry their rucksack/backpack by hand or place it in a locker.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Wheelchair access
  • Hearing loop
  • Accessible toilets
  • Wheelchairs available
  • Public toilets
  • On-site parking (£2)
  • Disabled parking
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

The Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art is located 15 minutes’ walk from Princes Street. It includes two buildings, Modern One and Modern Two, set in a beautiful sculpture park.

75 Belford Road, Edinburgh, EH4 3DR

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