Experience Surrealist paintings like never before in this 360° virtual reality film. Explore the illusory perceptions of a Spanish plain in Salvador Dalí’s 1930s masterpiece, Moment de transition.
Discover the enigmatic dreamscape of Paul Delvaux’s Jeunes filles au bord de l’eau. Interpret the powerfully evocative part human, part machine-like creatures in André Masson’s Hôtel d’automates.
And marvel at the juxtaposition of a powerful lion and a fragile egg in René Magritte’s Le Repas de Noces. These four works along with a variety of others, including works by Joan Miró, Francis Picabia, Oscar Domínguez, and a rare unique object by Marcel Duchamp, will feature in Sotheby’s Surrealist Art Evening Sale at 8pm GMT on 1 March in London.
For an even more immersive experience, watch with headphones via the YouTube App on your mobile device, VR headset or Google Cardboard. Or visit Sotheby’s New Bond Street galleries in London where the full virtual reality experience with Oculus Rift headsets will form part of the Surrealist Art exhibition, open daily until 1 March 2017.