Katie Hanson, assistant curator, paintings, Art of Europe
Examine Picasso’s voracious visual appetite for French and Spanish art of the past with a special focus on “Visiting Masterpieces: Pairing Picasso.” Gain an appreciation for his personal assertion, “When I paint, I feel that all the artists of the past are behind me.”
Individual sessions: members, $28, nonmembers, $35.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Above: Pablo Picasso, Standing Figure, 1908. 58.976. Oil on canvas. Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection. © 2015 Estate of Pablo Picasso / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.