An episode from 11/16/21: Tonight, I read from a few books on Pablo Picasso, where he talks about how the power behind his own paintings, and his huge output, remained a mystery for him as much as anyone else. The lasting nature of his work seems to be less about how consciously he went about it, than how intuitively he was able to deal with an impulse he barely understood himself. The books I read from are:
- A Life of Picasso 1: The Prodigy: 1881-1906
- A Life of Picasso 2: The Cubist Rebel: 1907-1916
- A Life of Picasso 3: The Triumphant Years: 1917-1932
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