Talks and tours
18:30 and 19:30 | Good room
Curator-guided tour of Christie’s Picasso-inspired exhibition
Explore Picasso’s inspiration and lasting legacy in a curated exhibition featuring works from Cervantes to contemporary artists.
19:00 | Ryder Lower Gallery
From outside to inside talk
From outside to inside provides a platform for artists who face significant barriers due to health, disability, social circumstances or isolation to showcase their talent. Find out more about the charity and works in their curated exhibition.
7 and 8 p.m. | King Street Gallery
Specialized tour of Picasso ceramics and engravings
Enjoy a guided tour of Christie’s exhibition of Picasso ceramics and prints led by specialists Katarina Stojanović and Murray Macaulay
Exhibitions — All night long
Christie’s exhibition inspired by Picasso | Good room
Explore the inspiration and enduring legacy of Picasso in a curated exhibition featuring works from Cervantes to contemporary artists.
From outside to inside exhibition | Lower Ryder Street Gallery
Gain a deeper understanding of the Outside In charity and the artists they represent as you explore their exhibition of Picasso-inspired artwork.
Picasso @ Christie’s | gallery viewing room
Discover works of art by Picasso that have been auctioned in these rooms, offering insight into the historical significance and value of Picasso’s work.
christian Impressions and multiples view | Duke Street Gallery, Duke Street Gallery Annex, King Street Gallery and St James’s Galleries Discover prints and editions from the 19th century to the present day featuring works by iconic artists Andy Warhol, Grayson Perry, Damien Hirst, Yayoi Kusama and the elusive street artist Banksy. , exhibited in conjunction with the Picasso Ceramics online auction
Workshops and other entertainment: throughout the night.
National Circus performances | along the galleries
Inspired by Picasso’s Rose Period, performers from the National Center for Circus Arts will entertain guests throughout the night with temporary exhibits including juggling, acrobatics and balancing performances.
Pottery Demonstration with Dee Barnes | King Street Gallery
Explore Picasso’s ceramic techniques in this interactive demonstration.
Ramón Ruiz, prominent flamenco guitarist | New gallery
Let the art and music of flamenco dance, rooted in the folk traditions of Spain, transport you to the world of Picasso’s inspiration.
Leather painting inspired by Picasso | Ante Room
Personalize your sneakers and decorate your white leather sneakers with designs inspired by Picasso
Tiffany Bouelle Living Glass Painting Installation | Duke Street Gallery
Witness Tiffany’s reinterpretation of Picasso’s glass paintings
Anna Laurini Live Painting Demonstration | Good room
Watch the contemporary urban artist at work as she creates a Picasso-inspired canvas.
Still life drawing workshop ‘from memory’ with Lydia Smith | Augusta Galleries | Registration required
Put yourself in Picasso’s creative shoes and learn to draw objects, with pencil and charcoal, using a combination of observation, imagination and memory.
Demonstration of City & Guilds Printed Engravings | Santiago Gallery 2 | Registration required
Discover the intricate process of printmaking and sign up for a session with artist and City & Guilds tutor, Blaze Cyan
Boo•kay ldn pop-up store | Before RoomDelight all your senses with Spanish floral arrangements from London’s most theatrical florist.
Hatchards Pop-Up Book Salon | Santiago Gallery 1
Visit the Hatchards pop-up, which pays tribute to Picasso through a curated collection of books about his life, work and influence.
Divine Nectar Perfume Pop Up Shop | East Room
Complete your sensory journey with a visit to the Divine Nectar pop-up with a gender-neutral Eau de Parfum inspired by Picasso
London Essence Cocktail Bar | East Room
Sip an alcoholic or non-alcoholic London Essence cocktail while exploring Christie’s Lates
Sipsmith Cocktail Pay Bar | West Room
Enjoy a ‘sensationally drinkable’ gin and tonic or a delicious cocktail with Sipsmith as you tour the event