Museo Picasso Málaga opens an exhibition of works by Paula Rego
MALAGA .- The exhibition Paula Rego (b. 1935) presents the work of an uncompromising artist of extraordinary imaginative power, Rego redefined figurative art and revolutionised the way in which women are represented. The exhibition tells the story of this artists remarkable life, highlighting the personal nature of much of her work and the socio-political context in which it is rooted. It reveals her broad range of references, from comic strips to history paintings. Featuring over 80 works including collage, paintings, large-scale pastels, drawings and etchings, the show spans Regos early work from the 1960s to her richly layered, staged scenes of the first two decades of this century.