New Journal on Spanish Art

From 2017, Routledge and the Bulletin of Spanish Studies will be publishing a new sister-journal, Bulletin of Spanish Visual Studies To celebrate the inauguration of this forthcoming title and the ‘animal turn’ in cultural studies, the Department of Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies, UCL is hosting a one-day event on the representation of animals inContinue reading “New Journal on Spanish Art”

Upcoming exhibition: Picasso on Paper, Compton Verney

Picasso on Paper Compton Verney, Warwickshire 15 October – 11 December 2016 Featuring over 70 works from the collection of the Museum Kunstpalast in Düsseldorf, this exhibition traces Picasso’s evolving artistic vision through four decades of experimentation in printmaking techniques and subject matter.  

Sculpture in the City (Londo)

Sculpture in the City City of London July 2016 to May 2017 15 large-scale public sculptures by artists including the Catalan sculptor Jaume Plensa’s Laura (2013), one of his female portraits symbolising the state of dreaming and aspiration (shown near ‘the Gherkin’); and four works from Peruvian-born Lizi Sánchez’s abstract Cadenetas series (2016) of smallContinue reading “Sculpture in the City (Londo)”

Picasso at the Fondation Pierre Gianadda

Picasso: His late work: A tribute to Jacqueline Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Martigny, Switzerland 18 June – 20 November, 2016 Exhibition marking the 30th anniversary of Picasso’s last wife and final muse, Jacqueline Rocque. Presents a selection of more than 110 items of Picasso’s ceramics, engravings, paintings and sculptures from the mid 1950’s to his deathContinue reading “Picasso at the Fondation Pierre Gianadda”

Picasso in Columbus, Ohio

Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio 10 June– 11 September, 2016 Exhibition (having toured from the Barnes Museum, Philadelphia) inspired by CMA’s  Picasso Still Life with Compote and Glass, 1914–15. It features some 50 works drawn from major museums and private collections from around the world. The exhibitionContinue reading “Picasso in Columbus, Ohio”

Picasso in Jerusalem

Pablo Picasso: Drawing Inspiration Nathan Cummings Building for Modern and Contemporary Art Israel Museum, Jerusalem 7 July – 19 November, 2016 Featuring several hundred works from the Israel Museum’s collection, complemented by notable loans from major museums worldwide showcases Picasso’s artistic evolution, experimentations, and virtuosity from the turn of the 20th century to 1970. EmphasizingContinue reading “Picasso in Jerusalem”

Picasso’s Eyes (Málaga)

Picasso. Juego de ojos. Colección Museo Picasso, Málaga 14 March – 11 September 2016 Exhibition of 43 works selected from the museum’s own collections of drawings, prints, illustrated books and ceramics focusing on one of Picasso’s artistic obsessions, the gaze, displayed as a chronological survey beginning with The eyes of the artist and concluding withContinue reading “Picasso’s Eyes (Málaga)”

Picasso: The Artist and His Muses (Vancouver)

  Picasso: The Artist and His Muses Vancouver Art Gallery, Vancouver, Canada 11 June – 2 October 2016 Exhibition examining the significance of the six women who were inspirational to his artistic development: Fernande Olivier, Olga Khokhlova, Marie-Thérèse Walter, Dora Maar, Françoise Gilot and Jacqueline Roque. Picasso’s innovations in painting, drawing, print and sculpture areContinue reading “Picasso: The Artist and His Muses (Vancouver)”

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera (Sydney)

Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera from the Jacques and Natasha Gelman collection Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 25 June – 9 October 2016 Exhibition presents 33 artworks from the collection of Jacques and Natasha Gelman, including self-portrait paintings and drawings by Frida Kahlo, and major examples of Diego Rivera’s canvas paintings. Alongside theseContinue reading “Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera (Sydney)”

Picasso Linocuts at the Lever Art Gallery (Port Sunlight)

Picasso Linocuts from the British Museum Lady Lever Art Gallery Port Sunlight, Wirral Merseyside 24 June 2016 – 8 January 2017 17 linocuts from three experimental series created by Picasso in 1962: Jacqueline Reading, portraying Picasso’s recent bride Jacquline Rocque; the rare entire set of progressive proofs of Still Life under the Lamp; and keyContinue reading “Picasso Linocuts at the Lever Art Gallery (Port Sunlight)”