Picasso & The Masters of 20th Century Printmaking
April 13 through July 21, 2019 in the Main Gallery: Picasso & The Masters of 20th Century Printmaking
Museum Admission will be $15: Adult (age 18-64); $7.50: Seniors (65+) and Kids under 18. Admission is Free for Museum Members, residents of the California Veterans Home and Active Duty Military.
Opening Day Ribbon Cutting on April 13, 2019 at 11 am includes fun activities for families.
Opening Night Celebration on April 13, 2019 at 5 pm includes wine and light bites, plus a talk by the exhibition curator, and is FREE for members; $20 for non-members.
This exhibition is a deep dive into the fine art of printmaking as exemplified by Pablo Picasso and the modern masters of the 20th century. The show walks the viewer through the primary printmaking techniques from lithography, mezzotint, engraving and woodcuts to linocuts, pochoirs, and carborundum etching with interactive demonstrations. The show features 50 plus rare and iconic prints by Picasso, Chagall, Miro, Dali, Matisse, Braque, Matta, Man Ray, and Motherwell. Opening Celebration on April 13, 2019 at 5 pm, will include an auction of a lithograph generously donated by San Francisco’s Weinstein Gallery. Tickets will be available online in March.
Pablo Picasso (Spain, 1881-1973)
Bacchanale (Bloch 930), 1959
20 1/2 x 24 3/4 inches
(images courtesy of Weinstein Gallery)