Jim Dine, ‘Trembling for Color’, 1990, Tangent Contemporary Art
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Jim Dine

Trembling for Color, 1990

Cast polychromed bronze
64 × 24 × 18 in
162.6 × 61 × 45.7 cm
Edition AP2/2
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Location
San Francisco
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Sculpture is in excellent condition
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed, dated, numbered and stamped with foundry mark "JIM DINE © 1990 AP 2 △ Walla Walla" interior of base.
Jim Dine
American, b. 1935
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Although often associated with both Pop Art and Abstract Expressionism, Jim Dine did not identify with a specific movement, producing a vast oeuvre of paintings, drawings, works on paper, sculpture, poetry, and performances. Emerging as a pioneer (together with Allan Kaprow, Claes Oldenburg, and Robert Whitman) of New York’s Happenings of the 1960s, Dine would carry the spontaneous energy of this movement throughout his style, which emphasized the exploration of everyday life. Personally significant objects were Dine’s primary motifs, as in his iconic series of hearts and robes. He championed a return to figuration after a period of more concept-dominated works, and is considered an important figure in Neo-Dada and a forerunner of Neo-Expressionism. “The figure is still the only thing I have faith in in terms of how much emotion it’s charged with and how much subject matter is there,” he once said.

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About the work
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed, dated, numbered and stamped with foundry mark "JIM DINE © 1990 AP 2 △ Walla Walla" interior of base.
Jim Dine
American, b. 1935
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Although often associated with both Pop Art and Abstract Expressionism, Jim Dine did not identify with a specific movement, producing a vast oeuvre of paintings, drawings, works on paper, sculpture, poetry, and performances. Emerging as a pioneer (together with Allan Kaprow, Claes Oldenburg, and Robert Whitman) of New York’s Happenings of the 1960s, Dine would carry the spontaneous energy of this movement throughout his style, which emphasized the exploration of everyday life. Personally significant objects were Dine’s primary motifs, as in his iconic series of hearts and robes. He championed a return to figuration after a period of more concept-dominated works, and is considered an important figure in Neo-Dada and a forerunner of Neo-Expressionism. “The figure is still the only thing I have faith in in terms of how much emotion it’s charged with and how much subject matter is there,” he once said.

Jim Dine

Trembling for Color, 1990

Cast polychromed bronze
64 × 24 × 18 in
162.6 × 61 × 45.7 cm
Edition AP2/2
Contact For Price
Location
San Francisco
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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