Arts & Culture

Oglethorpe’s Elizabeth Peterson talks Dalí on ‘City Lights with Lois Reitzes’

The national tour of Salvador Dalí’s Stairway to Heaven is on view at the Oglethorpe University Museum of Art now through August 31.

Elizabeth Peterson, left, with Lois Reitzes.

The exhibition presents two fine print portfolios by the artist, his illustrations for the Comte de Lautréamont’s Les Chants de Maldoror and Dante Alighieri’s The Divine Comedy.

The works of art on loan are drawn from the collection of the Park West Museum. The presentation of this exhibition is made possible by The Park West Foundation.

Museum director Elizabeth Peterson stopped by the WABE studio to discuss Dalí and his life with the venerable Lois Reitzes, host of City Lights

Listen to the interview here (37:02).

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