Pablo Picasso | Guitar

“At the time ‘Guitar’ was made, it upset just about every conventional idea of what sculpture could be,” explains MoMA curator Anne Umland. “Sculpture up until that point was about carving or molding heavy, resistant materials like marble and clay, and the cardboard guitar does away with all of that.” Learn more:

“Picasso Sculpture” is on view at MoMA through February 7, 2016. Purchase tickets:


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