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Abidin Dino

 (1913 - 1993)
Abidin Dino was active/lived in Turkey, France.  Abidin Dino is known for painting, cartoons, sculpture, film making, caricature, ceramics.

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Abidin Dino


Abidin Dino was born on March 23, 1913 in Istanbul into a family who loved art. He started drawing and painting at a young age influenced by his family. As a child he lived in Geneve, Switzerland and France for several years with his parents, returning to Istanbul in 1925. Dino began his secondary education at the American high school Robert College of Istanbul, but dropped out to devote himself to painting, drawing and writing. His articles and cartoons were soon being published in newspapers and magazines, and in 1933 he and five other young innovative painters founded the "Group D", which held several exhibitions of their work. At around the same time, he illustrated Nazim Hikmet's books of poetry.

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About  Abidin Dino

Born:  1913 - Istanbul, Turkey
Died:   1993 - Paris, France
Known for:  painting, cartoons, sculpture, film making, caricature, ceramics