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The winners of the competition “Picasso in Words” 2013

The 4th edition of the competition of short stories “Picasso  in Words” already has winners! This year we would like to highlight the fact that the category of 12 to 18 years old has two winners given that the quantity and quality of the proposals received has made us opt for this double prize. (more…)

Picasso stories

What story do you think lies behind some of Picasso’s works? Barcelona's Picasso Museum and the UOC’s lletrA project invite you to take part in the "Picasso in Words" micro-story writing competition. The micro-works for this prize should be brief stories of a maximum of 1,500 characters (including spaces). The subject matter should be inspired by one of the following works from the collection at Barcelona’s Picasso Museum: (more…)

The unseen work involved in putting on an exhibition

Our latest exhibition, Secret Images. Picasso and Japanese Erotic Prints, has been awarded the ACCA Catalan Art Critics’ Association prize in the Historical Research Exhibitions category. The ACCA 2009 Awards ceremony was held on March 23 in the MACBA, where the prize was received by the Museum’s Director, Pepe Serra, and the two curators, Ricard Bru and Malén Gual. This award represents a much-appreciated recognition of our work and a stimulus to undertake further research along similar lines. We almost feel as if we were dreaming. Not only have we learned a lot and had great fun working on this ...