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SALVADOR DALI’S STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN: ILLUSTRATIONS FOR LES CHANTS DE MALDOROR AND THE DIVINE COMEDY

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at Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art, Shawnee OK

Sep 11 2020
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Nov 01 2020
SALVADOR DALI’S STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN: ILLUSTRATIONS FOR LES CHANTS DE MALDOROR AND THE DIVINE COMEDY

Les Chants de Maldoror was a favorite among the Surrealists, many of whom found beauty in art and literature devoted to the pursuit of the irrational and the unorthodox. A poetic novel of sorts that unfolds in a non-linear fashion, Les Chants de Maldoror describes the violent and perverse character of a despicable protagonist who has renounced God, humanity, and conventional morality.

Dante’s Divine Comedy is considered to be one of the most important works in the history of Italian

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LOCATION

Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

1900 W MacArthur St, Shawnee, OK 74804