Musée Picasso

  • Musée national Picasso – Paris

  • Musée Picasso

    Hôtel Salé
    5, rue de Thorigny
    75003 Paris
    T.+33 (0)1 42 71 25 21
    www.musee-picasso.fr

    Everyday from 9.30 am to 5.30 pm
    Closed on Tuesday

  • Exhibition

  • Name Anat (Slider 2 blocs, image right)

    • Picasso 1932

      10 oct. 2017 > 11 feb. 2018

      On the 15th of June 1932, Pablo Picasso makes the news: Tériade publishes an interview with the artist in the French newspaper l’Intransigeant, when the retrospective of his work was set to open at the Georges Petit gallery. As the critic introduces the artist by announcing « You will discover the expression of some of his ideas which are not only those of a painter, but also those of a man. », Picasso releases one of his most famous statements: « The art we make is a way of holding our newspaper. » Both statements refer to the human and biographic dimension of Picasso’s work which will, indeed, become increasingly significant that year (1932). The artist, now face to face with thirty years of his own work, integrates the necessity to document his work day by day, by dating his paintings, sculptures, drawings and engravings. A procedure that leads to his capacity to keep a record of the most essential until the most modest traces of his exceptional life.

In Paris during FIAC

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