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Dan Christensen

 (1942 - 2007)
Dan Christensen was active/lived in New York, Nebraska.  Dan Christensen is known for minimal color field imagery painting, abstraction.

Dan Christensen


By L. Kent Wolgamott, Lincoln Journal Star, October 31, 2009

When Dan Christensen was attending Chadron State College in the late 1950s, art instructors there recognized the young painter's talent and encouraged him to attend the Kansas City Art Institute.

Fifty years later, Christensen, who died in 2007 at age 64, is a highly regarded painter, likely the most noted, important Nebraska native artist of his era.

"That's the way I'd see it," said Lincoln painter Keith Jacobshagen, who was at the Kansas City Art Institute with Christensen in the early 1960s. "Of that era, he was the only one to come out  ...  Displaying 750 of 21613 characters.

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About  Dan Christensen

Born:  1942 - Cozad, Nebraska
Died:   2007 - East Hampton, New York
Known for:  minimal color field imagery painting, abstraction