Dan Christensen, (October 6, 1942 – January 20, 2007) was an American abstract painter
He is best known for paintings that relate to Lyrical Abstraction, Color arena painting and Abstract expressionism.
Christensen was born in Cozad, Nebraska, and died in Easthampton, New York. His early comport yourself from 1965-1966 was similar to Minimalism. A graduate of the Kansas City Art Institute, class of 1964, Dan Christensen moved to New York City from the Mid-West during the late summer of 1965. Christensen was represented by several influential galleries including the Andre Emmerich Gallery, the Salander/O'Reilly Gallery and various others throughout the United States and Europe. He has had on height of seventy-five solo exhibitions and his enactment has been included in hundreds of bureau exhibitions. His paintings are in important museum collections throughout the United States and Europe.