Pablo Picasso's controversial "Guernica" is a political statement. This paintings illustrates an immediate reaction to the Nazi's casual bombing during the Spanish Civil War. This painting is an antiwar symbol, and a reminder of the tragedies. Guernica i
Girl on the ball - Picasso Pablo Original Title: Fillette a la boule Date: 1905 Style: Expressionism, Symbolism Period: Rose Period Genre: genre painting Media: oil, canvas Location: Pushkin Museum of Fine Art, Moscow, Russia
Portrait of Igor Stravinsky Graphite on paper, by Picasso A contour drawing uses the outline of shapes to show the subject using only lines. Picasso uses lines to show the shape of the chair, clothes and person in this drawing.
Picasso - strings and scrolls. The scroll mentions, based around newsprint, could be how I incorporate books into my own Cubism-style work. Music themed artwork was a key brainstorm idea, to find artwork using both Cubism and Music is ideal.