A Spanish Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker, Ceramicist, and Stage Maker Pablo Picasso By: ShaynaDresel
Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) • Born in Malaga, Spain on October 25th 1881 • His father was also a painter and an art teacher • He moved to Barcelona when he was fourteen
Questions • Where was Picasso born? • Where did he move to when he was fourteen?
Facts on Picasso • Georges Braque and Picasso developed cubism together and began the abstraction movement • Became rich before death, which is uncommon • Worked with a variety of materials, such as bikes and other useless junk
Questions • What piece of art did we study that Georges Braque painted? • What is uncommon in artists?
Picasso’s Bull Head Bicycle Handle Bars Bicycle Seat
Facts Contiued • During his career he created over 20,000 works of art Guernica (Anti-War)- By: Picasso
His Art • In those 20,000 works of art he included: • 100 thousand etchings • 34 thousand book illustrations • 300 carvings or sculptures from ceramic • 13, 500 paintings • Many, many more
Questions • How many works of art did Picasso create? • What was the piece of art that he created the most of?
Unknown Facts about Picasso • In 1900, Picasso lived in Paris and had to burn some of his paintings to stay warm because of financial problems • His first exhibit was at the age of thirteen Le Picador- Pablo Picasso’s First Painting He was 9 when he painted this.
Questions • How old was he when he painted his first painting? • When was his first exhibit? At what age?
Works Cited • http://library.thinkquest.org/J0113302/picasso,_the_artist_&_man.htm • http://www.facts-about.org.uk/famous-people-artists-pablo-picasso.htm • http://www.interestingfacts.org/fact/facts-about-pablo-picasso • http://www.bookmarkz.us/2011/12/5-unpopular-facts-about-pablo-picasso.html • http://www.google.com/imghp?hl=en&tab=ii