Jim Dine (b. 1935) was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. He received his BFA from Ohio University in 1957. He moved to New York in 1959. He staged his first “Happenings” with Claes Oldenburg and Allan Kaprow at the Judson Gallery, New York. He had his first solo exhibition at the Reuben Gallery, New York. Between 1960 and 1965 he had various guest professorships, among others at Yale University, New Haven and Oberlin University. He was represented in the Venice Biennale in 1964 and at the Documenta “4” in Kassel, Germany in 1968. His work appears in major collections and museums around the world, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; the Tate Gallery, London; and the Pompidou Centre, Paris. In 2004, The National Gallery in Washington DC organized a major survey of his work entitled the Drawings of Jim Dine. He lives and works in New York, Walla Walla, WA and Paris.
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