Introduction, Special Issue on Salvador Dalí
Elliott H. King is an Associate Professor of Art History at Washington and Lee University. He is the author of Dalí, Surrealism, and Cinema (Kamera Books, 2007); the co-edited volume, Radical Dreams: Surrealism, Counterculture, Resistance (Penn State University Press, 2022); and numerous essays and scholarly contributions to Dalí and Surrealism exhibitions at the Centre Pompidou, the National Gallery of Victoria, the Tate Modern, the Palazzo Grassi, and the Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli. His curatorial projects include Dalí: The Late Work (High Museum of Art, 2010), Frida and Diego: Passion, Politics, and Painting (High Museum of Art, 2012); and Dalí/Halsman (Morohashi Museum of Modern Art, 2020). Since 2016, he has been a founding board member of the International Society for the Study of Surrealism.