Black and white photograph of David D. Duncan in which Picasso appears seated while his barber Eugenio Arias cuts his hair

Picasso and Arias

Biographies and chronologies

The friendship between Pablo Picasso and Eugenio Arias, born in Vallauris, France, articulates the meaning of the collection of the Picasso Museum - Eugenio Arias Collection.

This museum, dedicated to art and friendship, is a clear example of the consonances and relationships established between them, reflecting hobbies, passions and shared concerns: exile, love of bullfighting, leftist militancy, nostalgia for Spanish culture and respect and affection for the profession of barber.