Updated: Nov 29, 2020

pablo picasso : an extraordinary

The most well known artist of twentieth century, pablo Picasso was born in Spain in 1881, October 25. He bacame famous for his modern art which was new in twentieth century. His father Don Jose Ruiz Y Blasco was a painter and professor of art. Picasso started his formal training at age of 7 from his father and later at age of 13 he was admitted to school of fine arts, Barcelona for advanced classes. At age of 14 he painted the portrait of Aunt Pepa, a best portrait in Spanish history. At age of 16 he created his award winning science and charity.

“art is not the application of a canon of beauty but what the instinct and the brain can conceive beyond any canon. when we love a women we don't start measuring her limbs.”

-- Pablo Picasso

the old guitarist by picasso

Picasso spend most of his adult life as artist in France. And in this period of his career he created more than 20,000 paintings, drawings, sculptures, ceramic and other items such as costumes and theatre sets. He had a great ability to produce works in an astonishing range of styles which made him well respected artist of his time. Also he was a great inspiration for upcoming artists even after his death.

the dream by picasso

He portrait the real life incidents in his paintings. In his paintings he shows the lifestyles and situations he has passed by, and accordingly it was named as different period as Blue period (1901 to 1904), the Rose period (1904 to 1906), African influence (1907 to 1909), Cubism (1909 to 1919), New classissism, Surrealism and Sculpture.

girl before a mirror by picasso

His technique for realism, and so ingrained by his father and his childhood studies, evolved with his introduction to symbolisist influence. Final works were a mixed between the many styles he had

embraced throughout his life. He dared to make sculptures larger and his paintings more expensive and colourful. Towards the end of his career, he enjoyed examining classical works that has influenced his development over years, and produced several series of variations of painting of old master, including Rum brandt, Diego velazquez and modern tradition.

He is universally renowned as one of the most influential and celebrated artist of twentieth century.

three musicians by picasso