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The 2nd edition of ZOOM is already here!

It's here again!  The 2nd edition of ZOOM has arrived and is up and running! In our last post, about the Balance of 2016 in the Museu Picasso, we explained, amongst other topics, the programme of activities that we offered in the Museum , and one of the star activities that we talked about was «Zoom. The collection under analysis». As many of you will remember, last year the 1st edition of ZOOM was created, an innovative monthly activity (open to all publics and of free access) in which we got to know the works of Picasso from two different aspects, the ...

13,000 participations in the Big Draw 2015!

On Sunday October 25th, the date of the anniversary of Pablo Picasso's birth (he was born in 1881), we celebrated the sixth edition of the Big Draw, with the collaboration of other entities from the neighbourhood, who joined in with this celebration of drawing. The 22 workshops spread around the neighbourhoods of La Ribera, Santa Caterina and Sant Pere received more than 13,000 participations. Big Draw Barcelona 2015 (more…)

A visit to remember

The aging of the population represents one of the major social transformations of the 21st century and it requires an active response to foster the social value and the capital of experience of elderly people, and also to undertake actions for improving their quality of life, both at a physical and a social level. The museum has been working with this collective for the past three years, with the workshop “Picasso in the memory”, in which we work for six months dealing with aspects of the memory through the objects of our collection, and as a result our experience has ...