On February 15th in London, the Tate will opening the exhibition Picasso and Modern British Art. The show will focus on the great Spanish master and his influence on modern British art seen through seven British masters, Duncan Grant, Wyndham Lewis, Ben Nicholson, Henry Moore, Francis Bacon, Graham Sutherland and David Hockney. The exhibition will feature 150 artworks, including 60 by Picasso.
Picasso first visited London in 1919 working on set and costume design for the Russian dancer Diaghilev and his performance of The Three Cornered Hat. Picasso had his first retrospective in the Tate in 1960.
Picasso and Modern British Art 2012 February 15 – July 15 at the Tate