A unique exhibition in one of the most beautiful Italian art cities
From October 15th, 2016 al 12th March 2017 @ Arena Opera Museum (AMO) is held:
The journey through Picasso's creative process through the six sections of the exhibition leads you to discover the why of mass production and always return to the same subject, to play it over the years in order to tell what was for him the obsessive repetition, in their creations , the human figure and portraits.
Including photos and period films that accompany the visitor to discover the artist lived, the exhibition covers the period of its production which goes from 1907 until the '70s and tells the entourage intellectual and literary studies on movement and research during the first World war a new primitivism through the children's drawings, prehistoric sources and the desire to break free from the forms that will last until the 40s.
A work for each year of the life of Pablo Picasso in 'period running from 1906 until the late' 70: this new exposure, which has a corpus of more than 90 works including Seated Nude (from Les Demoiselles d 'Avignon, 1907), the Kiss (small and poignant canvas, 1931) and La Femme qui pleure and Portrait de Marie-Thérèse both of 1937, just to mention some of the masterpieces among many on loan from the Musée national Picasso - Paris that preserves the most part.
works of painting, sculpture and graphic arts create a path able to tell the metamorphosis to which the 'artist subjects the representation of the human body, while his art through the stages of pre-Cubism, Cubism, the' Classical age and Surrealism , reaching the post-war years, overcoming the barriers and the categories of "portrait" and "genre scene" forever to reach a new concept of "figure": the one that made Picasso builder and destroyer at the same time a ' only his art, from the inexhaustible charm.