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Aside from the fact that Picasso had something to say with his style that was wholly unrelated to everything else being done at the time, yes. I want to comprehend the point you are trying to make, but that was a poor, poor analogy.
I see HDR as a trend that will come and pass....hopefully sooner rather than later. The reason most people like the images is because they are so different from what we actually percieve, but for me photography is more about individual perspective rather than actually altering the image to something it is not.