Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation, and Change at the Barnes Foundation

The Barnes Foundation, in partnership with the Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio, premieres Picasso: The Great War, Experimentation and Change on February 21. On view at the Barnes through May 9, this exhibition examines the dramatic fluctuations in Picasso’s style during the period surrounding the First World War, from 1912 to 1924. The show brings together some 50 works by the artist from major American and European museums and private collections, including paintings, drawings, watercolors, and costumes designed for the avant-garde ballet, Parade; and several pieces by his friends and contemporaries.

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February 21, 2016

End Date

May 9, 2016


10:00 AM - 05:00 PM


The Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

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