Picasso’s lasting impression

Recently our 5th classes created some Picasso inspired art. Picasso was a very renowned artist from Spain who is famous for his portraits .

Mr Dwyer’s Class created Portraits using Cubisim

Interesting Facts about Pablo Picasso

  • His full name is Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso.
  • In the 1930s Picasso became fascinated with the mythical creature the Minotaur. This creature had the body of a man and the head of a bull. It appeared in many of his pieces of art.
  • He produced over 1,800 paintings and 1,200 sculptures.
Mr O’Connor’s class used music as their inspiration.


Cubism was a revolutionary new approach to representing reality invented in around 1907–08 by artists Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque. They brought different views of subjects (usually objects or figures) together in the same picture, resulting in paintings that appear fragmented and abstracted. https://tinyurl.com/2s3dncjp