Jim Dine's Biography
Jim Dine (born James Dine; June 16, 1935) is an American artist and one of the most influential figures of the Pop Art and Neo Dada movements. He is known for his paintings, sculptures, and performance/happening works. Dine's career began in the 1950s, and he has since been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions around the world. His most recognizable works feature everyday objects, such as tools, clothing, and bathrobes. Dine's works often pay homage to the work of other artists, including Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh, and Marcel Duchamp. He has received numerous awards and accolades, including a Golden Lion at the Venice Biennale in 1977 and the National Medal of Arts in 2003.