Pablo Picasso – Europe (Y1)

Bust of a Woman 1944 Pablo Picasso 1881-1973 Lent from a private collection 2011

  • What is art?
  • What is art for?
  • Why did the artist make it like that?
  • Was it magical? Religious? To celebrate something?
  • To tell a story?
  • How did the artist earn a living?
  • What tools, materials, and techniques did the artist use?
  • Are there hidden meanings that can become clear?

Activities to try at home.

Malaga, Spain

Language (drawing)

pencils, grades, lighter, darker, HB, line, marks, tones, dark, mid, light, thick, thin, soft, broad, narrow, fine, pattern, line, shape, detail