Artist Jim Sanborn was born in Washington, D.C. He graduated from Randolph-Macon College in 1969 with a double major in art history and sociology. He received his Masters degree in sculpture from Pratt Institute in 1971.
Sanborn has received numerous awards and grants and has exhibited in major museums in the United States, Asia, and Europe. Jim Sanborn’s public artworks are located in Japan, Taiwan and many locations in the United States. This site offers an extensive selection of images and descriptions of these works.
Jim Sanborn’s most recent project Terrestrial Physics is currently on view at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver as part of the Biennial of the Americas, this exhibition runs until November 30, 2010.