Jim Dine

Born 1935, Cincinnati. Lives and works in Walla Walla, WA, and Paris.



Jim Dine’s career as a painter, sculptor, printmaker, and photographer has lead to international recognition and acclaim. Dine’s emotional, gestured style and recurrent subjects - his hearts, robes, Venuses, flowers, birds, and portraits - have yielded images that not only hold very personal significance for the artist, they have become cultural icons. Jim Dine has had a prolific printmaking career that was celebrated in the form of a major retrospective at the Minneapolis Institute of the Arts.