Georges Braque http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Georges Braque: ‘Picasso Sidekick' Gets His Due http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/georges-braque-picasso-sidekick-gets-his-due <p>In early 20<sup>th</sup> century Paris, Pablo Picasso and Georges Braque were equally well known after they created the Cubist style of painting.&nbsp; Today, Picasso is a household name while Braque is virtually unknown outside of art history circles.</p><p>Washington University’s <a href="http://www.kemperartmuseum.wustl.edu/">Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum</a> puts the spotlight on Braque with the opening of the exhibition ‘Georges Braque and the Cubist Still Life, 1928–1945.’&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 23:18:43 +0000 Mary Edwards & Alex Heuer 8711 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Georges Braque: ‘Picasso Sidekick' Gets His Due New Exhibit Examines The Work of Georges Braque http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/new-exhibit-examines-work-georges-braque <p></p><p>Let’s do a little word association.</p><p>Pablo Picasso, what comes to mind?</p><p>Maybe brilliant artist, prolific painter, giant of the twentieth century.</p><p>OK, one more.</p><p>George Braque….drawing a blank?</p><p>If so, you’re not alone.&nbsp; But during the first part of the twentieth century Braque and Picasso were the Lennon and McCartney of modern art.</p> Fri, 25 Jan 2013 10:13:00 +0000 Tim Lloyd 8640 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org New Exhibit Examines The Work of Georges Braque