Picassoexhibit at Whitney Museum 2007-01-29

 

An exhibition at the Whitney Museum about Picasso (1881-1973) and his influence on American modern art in the 20th century in the 'cubist' style. Interestly enough he never visited the U.S.

 

The exhibit description: "the fundamental role that Pablo Picasso played in the development of modern American art, juxtaposing works by Picasso with paintings, sculpture, and drawings created in response by his contemporaries and successors, including Max Weber, Stuart Davis, Arshile Gorky, John Graham, Willem de Kooning, Jackson Pollock, David Smith, Roy Lichtenstein, and Jasper Johns. A comprehensive chronology documents for the first time the accessibility of Picasso's work in the United States between 1911 and 1957 in exhibitions, collections, and publications "

 

Picasso

Left - The Studio - 1928

Right - Still life 1920

 

 


Roy Lichenstein

 

Left - Girl with Beach Ball - 1977

Right - Femme Au Chapeau (Woman with hat) - 1962


Other cubist paintingsfrom the exhibition:

 

 




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