Salvador Dali and Marcel Duchamp

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The Royal Academy of Arts will be putting on an exhibition of works by two artistic giants: Salvador Dali and Marcel Duchamp.

At first sight these two artists could hardly be more different, but they actually enjoyed a long friendship that influenced the work of each other.

The fuel for this unlikely friendship was not just their love of art, but also a shared interest in eroticism, scepticism, humour and language, which, in different ways, led them to challenge conventional views about art and life.

The exhibition will include around 60 works in total, including many which will be less familiar to the public: photographs by Dali, paintings by Duchamp, and collaborations between the two artists.

 

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