Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901

14 February - 27 May 2013

Pablo Picasso, Harlequin and Companion 1901Pablo Picasso Harlequin and Companion, 1901 The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow © Succession Picasso / DACS 2012

Discover the remarkable story of Pablo Picasso’s breakthrough year as an artist –1901.


It was the year that the ambitious nineteen-year-old launched his career in Paris with an exhibition that would set him on course to become one of the greatest artists of the 20th century.


Becoming Picasso: Paris 1901 reunites major paintings from his debut exhibition with the influential dealer Ambroise Vollard.

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