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Friendship Between Santa Barbara County Artist Channing Peake, Pablo Picasso Focus Of New Museum Exhibition

Posted on Thursday, July 18, 2013 12:25am

A man who was one of Santa Barbara County’s most famous artists had an unlikely, and little known friendship with the iconic Pablo Picasso.

An exhibition which opened this week at UC Santa Barbara not only highlights that unique relationship, it also features a number of rare Picassos.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story behind the late Channing Peake’s friendship with Picasso, and how it’s being featured in a new exhibition.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Peake/Picasso

Link to UCSB Art, Design, and Architecture Museum:  http://www.museum.ucsb.edu/exhibitions/#picassopeake

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