Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Trivia

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Salvador Dali (1904-1989) Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Aside from his painting, Salvador Dali was known for what recognizable feature?
    • A. 

      Ponytail Mohawk

    • B. 

      Hunchback

    • C. 

      Handlebar Mustache

    • D. 

      Seven Foot Height

  • 2. 
    What did Salvador Dali say was his greatest joy?
    • A. 

      Being Salvador Dali

    • B. 

      Taking A Bath

    • C. 

      Checking His Email

    • D. 

      Waking Up Late

  • 3. 
    In Salvador Dali's "Elephants", the creatures were painted with which extra long features?
    • A. 

      Smiles

    • B. 

      Hair

    • C. 

      Shoes

    • D. 

      Legs

  • 4. 
    Salvador Dali was hired to create illustrations for "The Divine Comedy" of which Italian poet?
    • A. 

      Dante Alighiere

    • B. 

      Artemis Fowl

    • C. 

      J.K Rowling

    • D. 

      Marc Brown

  • 5. 
    The famous Salvador Dali painting "The Persistence of Memory" features which melted timepieces?
    • A. 

      Kitchen Timers

    • B. 

      Sundials

    • C. 

      Microwaves

    • D. 

      Clocks

  • 6. 
    What was Salvador Dali's wife's name?
    • A. 

      Cecile

    • B. 

      Carmen

    • C. 

      Gabrielle

    • D. 

      Gala

  • 7. 
    Who donated Dali's "The Persistence of Memory" to the Museum of Modern Art in New York?
    • A. 

      Lord And Lady Fitzhugh Fotherington Of Lascelles, England

    • B. 

      Science-Fiction Writer, H.G. Wells

    • C. 

      It Was An Anonymous Donation

    • D. 

      A Consortium Of Businessmen Led By Herbert Klonge

  • 8. 
    Which art movement is Salvador Dali associated with?
    • A. 

      Cubism

    • B. 

      Surrealism

    • C. 

      Modern

    • D. 

      Pop

  • 9. 
    To ensure his renown, Salvador Dali made great use of what?
    • A. 

      The Media

    • B. 

      The IPhone

    • C. 

      The Internet

    • D. 

      The Bible

  • 10. 
    Why did the Italian people object to Salvador Dali's planned "Divine Comedy" illustrations?
    • A. 

      He Wanted To Be Paid

    • B. 

      He Hated The Book

    • C. 

      He Could Not Draw

    • D. 

      He Was Not Italian

  • 11. 
    Salvador Dali believed that which feeling set creativity free?
    • A. 

      Sadness

    • B. 

      Happiness

    • C. 

      Confusion

    • D. 

      Anger

  • 12. 
    Salvador Dali once said the only difference between him and a madman was what?
    • A. 

      Madmen Liked Cheese

    • B. 

      He Always Ate Breakfast

    • C. 

      He Was Not Mad

    • D. 

      Madmen Were Crazy

  • 13. 
    With which fellow painter did Salvador Dali become friends while in Paris?
    • A. 

      Henri Matisse

    • B. 

      Paul Klee

    • C. 

      Andy Warhol

    • D. 

      Pablo Picasso

  • 14. 
    In Salvador Dali's "Meditative Rose", what is the rose doing?
    • A. 

      Floating

    • B. 

      Smiling

    • C. 

      Brushing Its Teeth

    • D. 

      Lying On The Ground

  • 15. 
    Salvador Dali became disliked by many of his fellow Surrealists because of his views on what?
    • A. 

      Painting Techniques

    • B. 

      Evolution

    • C. 

      Politics

    • D. 

      Religion

  • 16. 
    Salvador Dali's "Silk Allegory" is a painting of an egg and what small, colorful flying creatures?
    • A. 

      Hummingbirds

    • B. 

      Dragonflies

    • C. 

      Butterflies

    • D. 

      Beetles

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