Tuesday: Dali by Bokelberg

Dali by Wermer Bokelberg.

His full name was Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Marqués de Dalí de Pubol but was famously known as Salvador Dalí, or, even more simply, just Dali.

Dalí attributed his “love of everything that is gilded and excessive, my passion for luxury and my love of oriental clothes” to an “Arab lineage”, claiming that his ancestors were descended from the Moors. (Read more)

Adrien Brody portrayed Dali in the Woody Allen film “Midnight in Paris”.

Bokelberg trained as a photographer then threw it aside to pursue acting and comedy. Then, he returned to photography for several famous German news magazines where he photographed Dali, Picasso, Brian Jones, Andy Warhol and others. (Read more)

Adrien Brody