The David McCune International Art Gallery at Methodist University, located in Fayetteville, N.C., has "PICASSO: 25 Years of Edition Ceramics from the Rosenbaum Collection" on display through April 13. The exhibition presents a selection of 40 ceramic works created by Pablo Picasso in collaboration with George and Suzanne Ramie and the artisans at their Madoura pottery workshop in Vallauris, Southern France, between the years 1947 and 1971.
"We're pleased David McCune International Art Gallery at Methodist University was able to secure a stop in Fayetteville for this exhibit, the only NC stop in 2014." said John Meroski, Fayetteville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau President and CEO. " Freedom of Expression will be proudly displayed through this unique aspect of Picasso's work in Americas hometown ."
A special gala was held on Feb. 20 to open the exhibit. The collection includes plates, bowls, pitchers, vases, and plaques – in addition to posters and other memorabilia.
The public can view Picasso's works on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Thursdays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and on Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. There is no cost to visit the gallery.
Fayetteville, N.C. is less than an hour's drive from Raleigh, N.C.