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PICASSO: ON LOAN FROM THE CENTRE POMPIDOU, PARIS

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The 10m high x 16m wide Picasso masterpiece ‘Parade’ drew huge crowds to the International Finance Centre (ifc) mall in Hong Kong 2004. Jacques Chirac, President of France, opened the exhibition in the mall, darkened to simulate museum conditions.

EXHIBITION FEATURES
– Stage curtain painted by Picasso for a 1917 Diaghilev ballet
– First time an international museum artefact was exhibited in a retail destination
– Mall was transformed into a museum environment-a world first

EXHIBITION PERIOD
– Inaugural exhibition at ifc mall Hong Kong, 24 October 2004
– 2 million visitors

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1PRINCIPAL GLOBE EXHIBITIONS

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September 30, 2015 3:12 am

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