Picasso and the Avant-Garde in Paris

 In Art & Gallery News, Artists & Special Collections, Exhibits, Marc Chagall, Pablo Picasso

PHILADELPHIA — A new exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art focuses on Modern Masters including Picasso, Braque and Chagall–commonly known as the School of Paris. Through April 25, Picasso and the Avant-Garde in Paris will feature 214 paintings, sculptures, and works on paper.

Pablo Picasso, Park West Gallery fine art

“Three Musicians” (1921) by Pablo Picasso, Philadelphia Museum of Art.
©2010 Estate of Pablo Picasso/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

From the museum website:

“The exhibition follows the trajectory of Picasso’s career from his early experiments with abstraction to his pioneering role in the development of Cubism, as well as his dialogue with Surrealism and other important art movements in the ensuing decades. The exhibition will also explore the important role that the city of Paris played in the history of modern art during the first half of the twentieth century, when artists from around the world followed Picasso’s example and moved to the French capital. It will include works by expatriate artists like Marc Chagall, Jacques Lipchitz, Patrick Henry Bruce, and Man Ray, who collectively formed a vibrant, international avant-garde group known, for posterity, as the School of Paris.”

For more information on this exhibit, please visit www.philamuseum.org


Park West Gallery has become one of the longest running and largest dealers of Pablo Picasso graphic works internationally. Our current collection, both archived and actively offered, includes over one thousand five hundred works, including drawings and mixed media unique works, etchings, aquatints, linoleum cuts, lithographs, and ceramics, all rigorously authenticated, guaranteed and selected based on the highest quality and value. Visit picasso.parkwestgallery.com to learn more.

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  • Laura Branson& James Catrett
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    James and I were thilled to be a part of the Park West Gallery event in GA last month and were thilled to have the honor of meeting and gettting to know Dominic Pangborn. We can’t wait to get the piece we bought “Aim”. Dominic is a wonderful talanted person in so many areas and a pleasure to talk to and dance with. I hope we will be included in the next event Park West has in the southern area. I can’t wait to get the many pieces I bought and would love to maybe one day get to meet Csaba Marcus. Things could not hae been more pleasurable, informative and 5 ***** accomadations including the snow. Thanks Park West and Dominic Pangborn I hope our paths cross again. Thanks Laura and James Catrett

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