Dan Christensen: In Memoriam, October 6, 1943 — January 20, 2007

 

Dan Christensen: In Memoriam, October 6, 1943 — January 20, 2007, MINUS SPACE, Brooklyn

Dan Christensen, Pavo, 1968, acrylic on canvas

New York painter Dan Christensen died at his home in Easthampton on January 20. Christensen moved to New York in 1965 and became a member of the group of post-Minimalist artists associated with Lyrical Abstraction and Color Field painting. Christensen had over 60 solo exhibitions, beginning in the ‘60s and ‘70s at Andre Emmerich in New York, Nicholas Wilder in Los Angeles, and Rolf Ricke in Cologne.