Picasso Museum Malaga - And Fellini Dreamed of Picasso

In 1962, the great Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini (1920-1993), got up one morning and described an encounter with Picasso in The Book of Dreams, a set of notebooks like an oneiric anthology, in which he drew and wrote about what he had dreamed, at the request of his psychoanalyst Ernst Bernhardt, a disciple of Carl Gustav Jung. Between November 1960 and August 1990, Federico Fellini filled two thick books with an extensive imagery composed of characters and pictures that were the source of some of the unforgettable scenes in his films.
 
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Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) Mythological Scene (after Death of Procris). Paris, 7 January 1938. Oil and charcoal on canvas. Fundación Almine y Bernard Ruiz-Picasso para el Arte-Madrid © FABA Foto: Marc Domage © Sucesión Pablo Picasso, VEGAP, Madrid, 2017
 

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Federico Fellini (1920 – 1993) Nino Rota playing the violin. Cineteca del Comune di Rimini, Fondo De Santi / Tomasetig© Federico Fellini, VEGAP, Málaga, 2017.
 
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Federico Fellini during the shooting of La dolce vita, 1960. Collection Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé La Dolce vita, coll. Fondation Jérôme Seydoux-Pathé © 1960. Société Nouvelle Pathé-Cinéma-Gray Film-Riama Film
 
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A cinema auditorium has been created for the exhibition © Museo Picasso Málaga


Start date: February 13, 2018
End date: May 13, 2018
Address: Palacio de Buenavista, Calle San Agustín, 8, 29015 Málaga
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