This summer, the Grimaldi Forum creates the event organizingthe exhibition entitled“Monaco celebrates Picasso”, a tribute paid to the 40th anniversary of this artist recognized worldwide. The Grimaldi Forum Monaco wants to offer an original insight into his artistic productionrevealing, not only the close links he had with the Cote d’Azur, but also an exceptional selectionof works from a remarkable private collection. The exhibition brings together two facets through more than 150 works of art. “Picasso and the Côte d’Azur” will attract visitors to Antibes-Juan les Pins, Golfe Juan, Mougins and Cannes, a region that appealed so much to Pablo Picasso, who spent many summers there between 1920 and 1946, where the Mediterranean light, the sea and the coast were a direct source of inspirationfor him. “Picasso in the Nahmad collection” highlights masterpieces by the artist that form a major share of a private collection, unique in the world for its depth and quality, which has been assembled by Ezra and David Nahmad over the past half century.