Picasso Experts History
Picasso is born in Malaga on October 25.
Picasso's family moves to Corunna.
Picasso moves with his family to Barcelona. He is admitted into the School of Fine Arts.
He has his first individual exhibition in Els Quatre Gats in Barcelona.
Entrance of Els Quatre Gats
The Blue Period begins, characterized by pessimistic themes and elongated figures.
He moves to Paris permanently. The Rose Period begins, dominated by the circus theme.
He paints The Young Ladies of Avignon with such a revolutionary concept that the painting is rejected even by avant-garde painters and critics.
First cubist paintings.
Although Picasso never joined the surrealist movement, the first indications of its influence appear in his works.
Picasso works on his first sculptures.
He paints Guernica, a mural inspired by the bombing of this Basque city and for which he completed sixty preparatory sketches.
Picasso joins the French Communist Party.
He paints the mural The Fall of Icarus for the UNESCO building in Paris.
Picasso moves to Mougins.
Picasso dies on April 8.
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