Australian art galleries just keep on upping the stakes with the opening of more and more world class exhibitions each year. Today came the announcement that Picasso: masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso is opening at Sydney’s Art Gallery of New South Wales this November, and boasts the most significant exhibition of Picasso’s work ever to grace our shores.

With over 150 paintings, sculptures, prints and drawings by the artist, the exhibition has been curated by Anne Baldassari, general commissioner and president of the Musée National Picasso.

Don’t miss it.

Picasso: Masterpieces
12 Nov 2011 – 25 Mar 2012
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney

For booking information head to www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au

Image: Pablo Picasso Deux femmes courant sur la plage (La course) (Two women running on the beach (The race)) 1922, gouache on plywood 32.5 × 41.1 cm, Pablo Picasso Bequest, 1979