I paint the way some people write their autobiography. The paintings finished or not, are the pages from my diary...”
If the progress of 20th-century art was to be defined by the achievements of a single individual, that individual would indisputably be Picasso.”
LATE NIGHT SESSIONS
The exhibition is now open until 12 midnight on Saturday 17 and Saturday 24 March with last entry at 11.00pm. Book an evening session on these dates to enjoy free music, flamenco, films and talks!
As part of the Sydney International Arts Series, the Art Gallery of NSW will host the most significant Picasso exhibition ever held in Australia.
Over 150 important paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings created by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) have come from the artist's personal collection.
The exhibition is drawn from the permanent collection of the Musée National Picasso, Paris, the largest and most significant renowned repository of the artist's works in the world.
The exhibition, part of a world tour and exclusive to Sydney, will capture every phase of his extraordinary career, including masterpieces from his Blue, Rose, Expressionist, Cubist, Neoclassical and Surrealist periods.