Pablo Picasso

Norway plan to save giant Picasso murals divides opinion

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 11:54 GMT

OSLO (Reuters) - Norway began tearing down a landmark building adorned with giant murals by Pablo Picasso on Monday as part of efforts to rebuild government headquarters after a deadly far-right bombing.

Italian woman wins Picasso painting in French charity raffle

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 01:30 GMT

An Italian woman on Wednesday won a Pablo Picasso painting worth 1 million euros ($1.1 million) in a French charity raffle that raised money for African water projects.

Camille Corot's vision revealed in intimate figure paintings

Thu, 13 Sep 2018 - 08:08 GMT

Camille Corot's figure paintings last went on display more than a century ago.

Remembering world's legendary artist, Picasso

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 - 02:42 GMT

Today marks the first day in the life of one of the world’s most famous, influential and revolutionary artists of the 20th century, and indeed of all time.

Heliopolis Public Library hosts Picasso seminar

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 - 04:57 GMT

Heliopolis Public Library will host a seminar about the iconic Spanish painter Pablo Picasso on October 15.

Picasso paintings to be reunited at Tate Modern exhibition

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 06:23 GMT

Three paintings by the legendary artist Pablo Picasso will finally be reunited at an upcoming solo exhibition of the artist at Britain’s Tate Modern next year.

Picasso's Italy journey celebrated in Rome expo

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 10:23 GMT

In the frosty first months of 1917, Spanish master Pablo Picasso travelled to Italy in search of inspiration for the sets he was designing for the "Parade" ballet.

Louvre Abu Dhabi opens in November with no limits on art

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 01:57 GMT

More than 600 artworks from around the world will go on display at the Louvre’s gallery in Abu Dhabi on Nov. 11.

104 years since the theft that brought the Mona Lisa to fame

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 01:17 GMT

Monday, August 21 marks the 104th theft anniversary of Mona Lisa’s theft by Italian handyman Vincenzo Peruggia in 1911.

Afghan's 'Little Picasso' helps sick child

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 12:50 GMT

10-year-old gifted Afghan refugee artist held an exhibition to raise money for an illSerbian boy.

Paris's Pompidou Centre to open gallery in Shanghai

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 - 08:39 GMT

The modern art gallery, which also plans to open branches in South Korea and Belgium, has been in talks for more than a decade with China.