Artist Pablo Picasso at his 'Villa La Californie' home in Cannes, France, in 1955. This sculpture by artist Pablo Picasso is located in Daley Plaza in the Chicago Loop. The commune of Mougins, France, where Pablo Picasso died in 1973, is located just outside Cannes. The Torre Picasso business building in Madrid, Spain, is located near the city's Pablo Picasso Square. The flood of names is based on those of various saints and relatives, with the \"Picasso\" part coming from his mother, María Picasso y López.