Sample Art History Through Touch and Sound!
Salvador Dali
and Surrealism


Salvador Dali and Surrealism is taken from European Modernism: 1900-1940, a volume currently in production in the CD-ROM series ART HISTORY THROUGH TOUCH AND SOUND: A Multisensory Guide for the Blind and Visually Impaired.  

LOOK: A high resolution color image of The Persistence of Memory (useful for those with limited vision)

READ: Salvador Dali, Surrealism, and verbal description of The Persistence of Memory.

LISTEN: An interpretive sound composition that evokes the essence of Surrealism

TOUCH: A tactile diagram of The Persistence of Memory

FOR EDUCATORS: Curriculum suggestions, bibliography, how to create tactile diagrams.

Painting by Dali
Artist: Salvador Dali
Artwork: The Persistence of Memory
Year: 1931
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 9.5 in. by 13 in. or 24.1 cm by 33 cm
Location: The Museum of Modern Art, New York
Map of the world with braille title overlapping