Arts InSight

Video: Picasso The Line

Following a line on a piece of paper, the mind of a genius is explored.

Pablo Picasso is arguably one of the most recognizable artists of our time. As a painter, poet, sculptor and print maker, he influenced a generation and co-founded the Cubist movement. Now, nearly one hundred of his works on paper created throughout his career are on exhibition at Houston’s Menil Collection. It’s all part of a study on his incredibly distinctive use of lines.

The following story was seen on Arts InSight which airs every Friday night at 8:30 on Houston Public Media TV 8.