Calder-Picasso

Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Houston at Museum of Fine Arts - Audrey Jones Beck Building, Houston TX

Oct 31 2021
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Jan 30 2022
Calder-Picasso

This exhibition of 80 timeless works, organized by the artists’ grandsons, illuminates abundant affinities between the ideas of Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso.

Alexander Calder and Pablo Picasso—two of the foremost figures in 20th-century art—come together for a fascinating encounter in this presentation. The internationally traveling exhibition features paintings, sculptures, mobiles, and works on paper spanning the artists’ careers.

Calder-Picasso explores the artists’ prolific affinities as it reveals the radical innovation and enduring influence of their art. Conceived by the artists’ grandsons, the exhibition focuses on Calder’s and Picasso’s exploration of the void, or absence of space. Calder explored the absence of mass in his

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ADMISSION INFO

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 4, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Dec 5, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Dec 8, 2021 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Dec 9, 2021 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Dec 10, 2021 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Dec 11, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Dec 12, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Dec 15, 2021 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Dec 16, 2021 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Dec 17, 2021 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Dec 18, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Dec 19, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Dec 22, 2021 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Dec 23, 2021 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Dec 24, 2021 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Dec 25, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Dec 26, 2021 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Dec 29, 2021 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Dec 30, 2021 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Dec 31, 2021 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Jan 1, 2022 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Jan 2, 2022 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Jan 5, 2022 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Jan 6, 2022 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Jan 7, 2022 at 11:00 am (Fri)
  • Jan 8, 2022 at 11:00 am (Sat)
  • Jan 9, 2022 at 11:00 am (Sun)
  • Jan 12, 2022 at 11:00 am (Wed)
  • Jan 13, 2022 at 11:00 am (Thu)
  • Jan 14, 2022 at 11:00 am (Fri)

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* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Museum of Fine Arts - Audrey Jones Beck Building

5601 Main Street, Houston, TX 77005

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