Pablo Picasso is from Málaga.
His father is a painter and a teacher.
Pablo likes to draw bulls and doves.
He studies Art in Barcelona, Madrid
and in A Coruña.
He has lots of artist friends in a little
Cafe called "Los cuatro gatos".
He goes to Paris...
Tragedy in blue
He goes to Paris but it´s a sad period. His friend Carlos and his sister Conchita die, and Pablo
doesn´t have any money. All his paintings during this period are blue, that´s why it´s called
Ängel Fernández de SotoTragedy in blue
After that, he falls in love. He lives in Montmartre near
harlequins, acrobats, clowns... He starts to sell his paintings. He
feels optimist so he uses warmer colours like pink. This period is
Mother and son
Picasso was asked to paint a picture for
the EXPO Exhibition in Paris in 1937.
When he heard about the bombing
attack in Guernica, he painted this
black and grey picture to express what
Spain was living at the moment and
his own feelings about it.