Picasso is topic of Carnegie lecture in Turlock

October 5, 2013 

— Picasso will be the subject of the next Sunday Arts Lecture at the Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock. “Innovation & Invention: The Art of Picasso” will explore the constantly evolving creativity of Picasso over his long career.

Robert Flynn Johnson, curator emeritus of the Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, will share insights into Picasso’s unconventional ways of utilizing materials and his groundbreaking experiments in the fields of sculpture, printmaking and ceramics in this illustrated lecture.

Admission to the Sunday Arts Lectures is free. General admission to the Picasso exhibit is $12 general. The lecture will be at 2 p.m. Oct. 13 at the Carnegie Arts Center, 250 N. Broadway Ave. The “Picasso: 25 Years of Edition Ceramics” exhibit runs through Jan. 15. It features 40 ceramics pieces by Picasso, considered one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. For more information, call (209) 632-5761.

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