Cards on the table: I have a hard time warming up to Salvador Dali.
I recognize his superb draftsmanship, his great technical skill and command, but his incessant grandiosity is beyond irritating — it’s exhausting. If you knew nothing about him, you could tell he was a gifted egomaniac who cared far more for his opinions about his subjects than he did about his subjects.
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Where: Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach.