Pablo Picasso

Pablo Picasso © David Douglas Duncan, Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Austin.


Pablo Picasso was born in 1881 in Málaga, Spain, and died in 1973 in Mougins, France. Recent exhibitions include “Picasso: Tradition and the Avant-Garde,” Museo Nacional del Prado and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid (2006); “Picasso and American Art,” Whitney Museum of American Art, New York (2006, traveled to Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, through 2007); “Picasso et les Maîtres,” Galeries nationales du Grand Palais, Paris (2008–09); “Picasso: Challenging the Past,” National Gallery, London (2009); “Picasso at the Metropolitan Museum,” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (2010); “Picasso: Black and White,” Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York (2012–13); “Picasso Sculpture,” Museum of Modern Art, New York (2015–16); and “Picasso—Giacometti,” Musée Picasso, Paris (2016–17).