Latest Picasso Stories

2011-03-28 18:45:00

LOS ANGELES, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- WHAT: "A Weekend With Pablo Picasso." West Coast Premiere of a solo show. WHO: Written and performed by Herbert Siguenza. Based on the writings of Pablo Picasso. Directed by Todd Salovey.

2009-10-01 10:00:00

PALM DESERT, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Heather James Fine Art in Palm Desert, CA, has established itself among U.S. and international art collectors as one of the nation's premier galleries with shows by Monet, Rauschenberg and diverse, up-and-coming young artists.

2009-05-24 12:33:04

The mayor of the French village of Vauvenargues says a chateau once used by famed Spanish painter Pablo Picasso is set to open to the general public. Mayor Philippe Charrin said when the Vauvenargues chateau where Picasso resided from 1959 to 1961 opens to the public Monday, it will have to adapt to village conditions, The Sunday Times of London said. The Picasso chateau will have to adapt itself to the life of the village and not the other way round, Charrin said. The chateau was abandoned...

2008-10-17 10:50:00

A team of researchers in Canada have made a bold stride in the struggle to detect dark matter.

2006-04-27 09:45:30

By Christopher Michaud NEW YORK (Reuters) - Paintings by Picasso and van Gogh, whose works have set world price records, lead the annual spring art sales at New York auction houses Sotheby's and Christie's starting next Tuesday.

2005-06-27 22:39:31

By Tiziana Cauli PARIS (Reuters) - A lover of Pablo Picasso sold acollection of his sketches and engravings for 1.54 millioneuros ($1.88 million) on Monday, half a century after most ofthem were drawn during a romantic holiday.

2005-05-11 18:45:00

Congo the chimpanzee led a brief artistic career and enjoyed little critical success, despite the patronage of his contemporary and fellow painter Picasso. But nearly half a century after Congo's artistic career, some of his paintings are going on sale at a prestigious London auction house alongside works by Andy Warhol and Renoir.

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