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Protean Picasso

Drawing of lanky couple at a dinner table

Protean Picasso

February 22–April 16, 2005

Curated by Diana Nemiroff

This exhibition is organized and circulated by the National Gallery of Canada

University of Toronto Art Centre

This exhibition of eighty-three works on paper by Pablo Picasso reveals the great artist in his many moods. The show begins with works from his early blue period, includes some of his Cubist works, his famous Vollard Suite from the 1930s, and ends with the Classically oriented images he produced linked to the atrocities of the Spanish Civil War.

Opening Reception

Tuesday February 22, 2005
University of Toronto Art Centre

Exhibition Tour

Saturday March 5, 2005, 2pm
Featuring Niamh O’Laoghaire
University of Toronto Art Centre


Picasso’s Prints and Printmaking
Thursday April 7, 2005, 6pm
Featuring Mary Bartow
University of Toronto Art Centre

Title Image: Pablo Picasso, Minotaur Kneeling Over Sleeping Girl, 1933. Etching and scraper on paper. 30 x 37 cm.

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