3 Growing Up PicassoPicasso was born on October 25,1881 in Malaga, Andalusia, Spain to Don Jose Ruiz Blasco and Maria Picasso y Lopez.His full name was Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Crispiano de la Santisima Trinidad.
4 His father taught drawing and served as curator of Malaga municipal museum and dabbled in painting. His family moved to Corunna when he was 10 – Jose got a position as Professor of Drawing at the Instituto Da Guarda.
5 Even as a young boy, it was apparent that Pablo had great potential as an artist. This was painted when he was 8 or 9 years old.Le Picador, Oil on wood
6 Profil Droit d’homme, 1892-1893 Conté pencil 11 years old
7 1895 – Don Jose transferred to the School of Fine Arts in Barcelona 1896 – Picasso enrolled in the School of Fine Arts at age 14He required one day to complete entrance exams to SFA – the rules of the school allowed one month to complete entrance examination
8 Tetê de Vieillard, 1895 Oil on Canvas 14 years old
9 1897 – Science and Charity wins “Honorable Mention” at Madrid General Fine Arts Exhibition 1897 – Science and Charity wins “Gold Medal” at Provincial Exhibition in MalagaScience et charité, 1897 Oil on canvas
10 1897 – Because of his success at the Exhibition in Malaga, Picasso is sent to Madrid to learn at the Royal Academy of San FernandoPicasso’s work was uninspired though – he did not stay long at the schoolFille bohemienne devant La Musciera, 1898  Pastel on paperTête d’homme à la Greco, Oil on Canvas
11 1900 – Picasso went to Paris for the first time Divided next 3 years between Paris and SpainMet Pedro Manach on first trip to ParisDid financially well during this periodLe Moulin de la Galette, 1900
12 The Blue Period Spanned 1901-1904 His paintings of this time were usually bathed in blues and greens, with wispy, sad-looking characters. They were known for creating feelings of sadness in the viewer.This period may have been attributed to the suicide of Picasso’s friend, Carlos Casagemas.
13 --Pierre Cabanne, Pablo Picasso: His Life and Times (1977) "...a new malaise of bitterness and wrath now drove his work toward a tragic expressionism. The obsession with Casagemas's...suicide colored the entire Blue Period..."--Pierre Cabanne, Pablo Picasso: His Life and Times (1977)
14 Miséreuse accroupie, 1902 Oil on canvas Le vieux juif (Le vieillard), 1903 Oil on canvas
25 1910 – invented "cracked mirror" style of painting Portrait de Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler, 1910 Oil on canvas
26 Fernande Olivier was “replaced” by Eva Gouel Picasso starts using CubismCubism was ridiculed by public, but the number of Picasso collectors continued to growPicasso and Braque gave life to Cubism and developed the style
27 Pipe, verre, as de trefle, bouteille de Bass, guitare, de (‘Ma Jolie’), 1914 Oil on canvas
28 Compotier avec fruits, mandoline, verre sure une table dans un paysage, 1915 Oil on canvas
29 Cubism Out, Surrealism In December Eva died of tuberculosisPicasso met writer Jean CocteauCocteau became Picasso's good friendPicasso made first foray into theatreDid set and costumes for Parade performed by Ballets Russes
31 1918 – Picasso married Olga Khoklova, one of the Russian dancers with Ballets Russes 1921 – Picasso and Olga's son Paul was born. Paul was Picasso's only legitimate childPortrait de Olga, 1919 India ink & tempera on paper
32 This is a painting of Picasso’s son Paul, as a harlequin. Paul as Harlequin (1924)
33 Around 1923, Picasso began to depart from Cubism, and turned towards classicism 1923 – Picasso broke ground with SurrealismHis marriage with Olga started breaking up1923 – Olga was “replaced” in Picasso's art by Sara Murphy
34 Women and War: Sources of Key Paintings 1927 – Met Marie-Therese Walter, and they began a clandestine affair1935 – Picasso’s relationship with Marie-Therese produced a child, Maya1935 – Went through divorce proceedings with OlgaDivorce proceedings were eventually droppedAlthough separated, the Picassos remainedmarried until Olga's death in 1955
35 1936 - Met photographer Dora Marr Began an affair with Dora Marr even as he continued to see Marie-ThereseApril 26, German planes bombed and strafe Guernica – a small Basque town in SpainBombing at Guernica produced Picasso's anguished Guernica for the Spanish Pavilion of Paris World's FairGuernica embodied the horror and crime of attack and Picasso's deep pain at what was happening to his country
37 German Occupation of France Picasso rarely ventured out of his studioHe was occasionally harassed by GermansMet artist Francois Gilot, who replaced Dora MaarPicasso was now 62 years old
38 Autobiographical Classicism Takes Priority in Last Years 1944 – Picasso joins Communist Party1946 – Francois Gilot moves in1947 – Picasso and Francois' son, Claude, is born1948 – Participated in Warsaw Congress of Intellectuals for Peace1949 – Picasso and Francois's daughter, Paloma, is born
39 1950 – Picasso was awarded with the Lenin Peace Prize by the Communist Party 1953 – Francois left PicassoShe was tired of being "enslaved" to him1953 – Met Jacqueline Rogue1957 – UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) asked Picasso to design a mural for the building in Paris1958 – The Fall of Icarus was installed in UNESCO's building in Paris
41 1961 – Married Jacqueline Rogue Jacqueline en mariee, de face I(XIV), 1961 Aquatint, drypoint, engraving & scraper on Auvergne
42 Kept painting until death in 1973 Only exception was in late 1965, when he secretly had ulcer surgeryPicasso at his studio
43 Death Stinks, Doesn’t It? Died April 8, 1973Died of heart attack brought on by pulmonary edemaDied at age 91Estate yielded phenomenal inventory of remaining works- over 35,000 pieces of artIncluded paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramics, prints, and woodcuts
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