Tag Archives: Picasso

Todo es Nada

Françoise Gilot was only 21 years old when she began her 10 year relationship with Picasso, then 61. Was it Dumas who said that if a woman were to know at 20 what she knows at 40, she would live … Continue reading

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If there ever was an example of a woman who lost her self to a man, it’s that of Dora Maar. She was an established and respected photographer when she met Picasso. But Picasso, unable to compete with her ability … Continue reading

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Inspiration or Appropriation?

Paris Day 4 In the past few months I’ve come across various articles where known fashion designers have been accused of “cultural appropriation”.  Below are a few examples: Shetland Islanders, known for their Nordic style fishermen’s sweaters,  claim that Chanel … Continue reading

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