Form, Sign, genius
On Show : selection of 200 works, including litography etching, drypoint, aquatint, bulin and pochoir
Language : EN | SP | IT
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The influential artist of his time
In more than seventy years of uninterrupted and genial activity, Picasso experimented with and mastered all engraving techniques. Comprising Picasso’s most famous series, the exhibition explores how the inventiveness of the Spanish genius could translate the most disparate forms of human expression into images.
An extraordinary selection of 200 works
Regarded as one of the most influential artists of the 20th century, he is known for co-founding he Cubist movement, the invention of constructed sculpture, the co-invention of collage, and for the wide variety of styles that he helped develop and explore. Picasso demonstrated extraordinary artistic talent, his style changed as he experimented with different theories, techniques, and ideas. Picasso's work is often categorized into periods. While the names of many of his later periods are debated, the most commonly accepted periods in his work are the Blue Period (1901–1904), the Rose Period (1904–1906), the African-influenced Period (1907–1909), Analytic Cubism (1909–1912), and Synthetic Cubism (1912–1919), also referred to as the Crystal period.
Exceptionally prolific throughout the course of his long life, Picasso achieved universal creative renown for his revolutionary artistic accomplishments, and became one of the best-known figures in 20th-century art.
PUBLIC: The exhibition is open to all the spectators: school, cultural and social associations, family and individual. The variety of devices allows multiple levels of content reading.
LANGUAGE: The exhibition is available in spanish, english and italian.
CONTENT: 200 works, including litography etching, drypoint, aquatint, bulin and pochoir.
EXHIBITION SPACE : from 65 to 220 m2