Picasso was one of the most famous and important artist of the twentieth century. During his 75 years of career, he created thousands of works, such as paintings, sculptures, prints and ceramics. He made a lot of contributions to art more profoundly than any other artist of this century. Picasso was born Picasso was born on October 25, 1881, in Malaga, Spain. Though he was born in Spain, Picasso lived most of his life in France.