Picasso was borned on the 25th of October, 1881,
in Málaga, Spain.
Pablo Picasso became one of the greatest and
most influential artists of the 20th century and
the creator of Cubism. He was a painter, sculptor,
printmaker, ceramist, and stage designer.
Picasso's mother was Doña Maria Picasso y López
and his father was Don José Ruiz Blasco, a painter
and art teacher.
When Picasso was fourteen years old, his
family moved to Barcelona and he immediately
applied to the city's prestigious School of
“When I was a child, my mother said to me,
'If you become a soldier, you'll be a general.
If you become a monk you'll end up as the pope.'
Instead I became a painter and wound
Pablo Picasso died on the 8th of April 1973 in
Mougins, France. He was buried at the Chateau
BLUE PERIOD: Blue dominates the paintings.
The old guitarrist
Woman with her Arms Crossed
ROSE PERIOD: introduction of warmer colours
like beiges, pinks and reds
Family at Saltimbanques
Acrobat and Young Harlequin
Les Demoiselles d'Avignon
Picasso shows his hate of war and
the bombing of Guernica’s
population during the Spanish civil