Allen Jones Biography
Birthday: September 1, 1937 (Virgo)
Born In: Southampton, United Kingdom
Allen Jones is a renowned British artist, sculptor, lithographer and arts teacher. He has been awarded with one of the most prestigious awards in artistry; The Prix des Jeunes Artistes in 1963 and along with that, he has also received the post of senior Academician at the coveted Royal Academy of Arts. His popularity started increasing with his pop art influenced creations in the early 60’s and since then, his works have been exhibited and received accolades in many countries around the globe in both the solo and group sections. Apart from creating art for his personal purpose, he has been actively involved in many films and TV shows, working as a production designer for them, such as ‘Oh Calcutta!’, ‘Manner Win Kommen’ and ‘Understanding Opera’. As an artist, Allen’s prestige is unmatchable and he has earned a rightful place among the best artists in the world alive today. Other than creating art, he has been a professor of arts in institutes such as Croydon College of Art, Chelsea School of Art, universities in Berlin, Los Angeles and France.