The Quiz: What Spanish artist was a surrealist known for painting melting clocks?
Explanation : Spain’s most famous surrealist painter, Salvador Dalí was known to self-induce a state of paranoia to dig into his subconscious for inspiration. His 1931 masterpiece “The Persistence of Memory” features three melting clocks, as well as ants signifying death, which appeared repeatedly in Dali’s work. Melting clocks also appeared in his 1976 painting “The Stillness of Time.”
Correct Answer: Salvador Dalí