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PICASSO’S CENTURY  
Abu Dhabi – Emirates Palace Hotel
Monday, 19 May 2008
9:30AM to 6:00PM
 
   
 
ISABELLE DE LA BRUYERE
Director, Christie’s Middle East, London
DOMINIQUE DUPUIS-LABBE
Curator, Department of Collections, Direction of Museums of France, Paris
 
 
 
PROF. DR. NICOLAJ VAN DER MEULEN
University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Institute of Visual Communication/The Basel School of Design, Basel
GARY TINTEROW
Curator in Charge at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
 
 
 
‘Picasso’s Century’ celebrates the life and times of one of the most enigmatic and recognised artists of the last century. Some of the world’s most influential curators will delve into the development of the great master through a synopsis of the early Blue and Pink periods to some of Picasso’s most notable Cubist works. From prominent global collections and enduring exhibitions, the genius of Picasso is unveiled. A market expert will also substantiate Picasso’s record-breaking prices.
 

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Session

09:30-10:00

10:00-11:00

11:00-12:00

12:00-12:20

12:20-13:20


13:20-14:30

14:30-15:30

15:30-16:30

16:30-16:50

16:50-17:50


REGISTRATION & COFFEE

The Birth of a Genius, the Blue & Rose Periods: 1889-1907 (Nicolaj van der Meulen)

The Triumph of Cubism: 1907-1921 (Nicolaj van der Meulen)

COFFEE BREAK

The Return to Tradition and the Metamorphosis: 1917-1945 (Dominique Dupuis-Labbé)

LUNCH BREAK

Variations on the Masters: 1945-1973 (Dominique Dupuis-Labbé)

Picasso at the Metropolitan Museum (Gary Tinterow)

COFFEE BREAK

Picasso & the Art Market (Isabelle de La Bruyère)