Detail from The Village Dance (1922), one of 103 works in the exhibition, Picasso – Birth of a Genius, which opens at UCCA in Beijing in June. It is the most significant show yet of the Spanish artist’s work in China. Photo: Musée National Picasso-Paris

Major Picasso show in China charts his development as an artist – and how he came into his own

  • Exhibition at UCCA in Beijing of 103 works from the National Picasso Museum in Paris will show Chinese people what makes the artist great, its director says
  • Different sections illustrate his upbringing, the development of his style, experiments, how he gave birth to cubism, and more
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Detail from The Village Dance (1922), one of 103 works in the exhibition, Picasso – Birth of a Genius, which opens at UCCA in Beijing in June. It is the most significant show yet of the Spanish artist’s work in China. Photo: Musée National Picasso-Paris
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