Picasso exhibition in florence
Picasso exhibition in Florence at Palazzo Strozzi
We wait for you for the Picasso exhibition in Florence from 20 September 2014 to 25 January 2015 at Palazzo Strozzi.
"Picasso and Spanish modernity" has a selection of works by the great master painter of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso, that allow us to reflect on his influence and comparison with major Spanish artists such as Joan Miró, Salvador Dalí, Juan Gris, Maria Blanchard, Julio González: art reflecting on art and on the relationship between the real and the surreal, the artist’s heartfelt involvement in the tragedy of history, the emergence of the monster with a human face, and the metaphor of erotic desire as a primary source of inspiration for the artist’s creativity and world vision.
You will discover about ninety works by Picasso and other artists, ranging from painting to sculpture, drawing, engraving and even movies, thanks to the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi’s cooperation with the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía in Madrid. Among the works on display there are celebrated masterpieces such as Woman’s Head, Portrait of Dora Maar and The Painter and the Model by Picasso, Siurana, the Path and Picasso’s preparatory paintings for his huge masterpiece Guernica, never displayed outside Spain in such vast numbers before now.