Picasso: I just don't get it

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    Yeah. It just doesn't get me. I'm not sure what people see when they look at a Picasso, probably clever marketing

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    JMO, Picasso dated ugly women
     
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    Then, we have this:

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    "It is easy. You just chip away the stone that doesn't look like David." - Michelangelo
     
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    Looks like his blue period. He was into simplification, I think, not so much about detail and exact rules of form. It does capture the essence of a budding prepubescent girl, though, doesn't it?
     
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    He was amazing. I love sculpture.
     
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    ahhh, you just like hard guys the look gay.


    Now, his female sculptures...


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    they rock
     
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    Art is worth whatever people will pay for it :dunno:
     
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    Yeah, maybe so. At a certain point it's about personal taste. To me, a lot of Picasso's work is like the optical Illusion like the black and blue dress. I see it a certain way

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    The picture sucks, I have seen better "art" on album covers
     

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