Day School: Picasso

Ref: C2224830

Day School Lectures on the legendary artist Picasso by Fiona Lucraft. Held in the Babylon Arts Gallery coinciding with their exhibition of Picasso Prints. Booking essential. To enrol please contact Allison Morris on 01353 650294 or by email

Course aim

Learn about Pablo Picasso's life, work and times. Examine his prolific 20th century oeuvre across varied media, including lithographs, etchings, drawings, paintings, collage and sculpture.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed
  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Examine the artworks studied and comment upon them.
  • Relate Picasso's artworks to his life and times.
  • Apply questions when viewing an artwork in order to develop your own interpretation.

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will be encouraged to develop skills of art appreciation and evaluation.

What else do I need to know?

  • You will need to bring your own lunch or one can be provided by Ely WEA at a cost of £5, to be booked in advance.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

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Day School: Picasso


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  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
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  • have a valid email address
  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2017
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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