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Solo Exhibitions

2021 “Smile” - Galerie Hertz, Louisville, KY


2020     "Shadow Banned" - Cryptic Gallery, 358 Main St, Poughkeepsie, NY


2019     "FCMDL: Felt Cute Might Delete Later" - 213 Bowery, New York, NY


2017     "Who is Dean Christensen?" - Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2016     "The Millennial Man: Me, My Selfie, and I" - Galerie Hertz, Louisville, KY 

Group Exhibitions

2022     Post-Analog 2.0 - Worthless Gallery, Louisville, KY


2019     Saturated; An Eye For Color – Barret Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY


2019     Got It For Cheap – The Hole, New York, NY


2018     Shim Aqua Art Fair - Basel, MIA


2018     Got It For Cheap – Los Angeles, CA


2018     Faces – Selfie Glitch #2 – Brooklyn, NY


2017     Trestle 2017 Member Salon – Perfect – Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2016     F*** Basel Pre Basel Group Exhibition - Flawless, Pink Snapchat, Snapchat Selfie - XA Society Gallery@Contra Studios, Chelsea, NYC


2016     SHIM Invitational 3 - Deanaissance Triptych - Art Helix, Brooklyn, NY


2016     Residency Group Show - Snapchat Selfie - Trestle Projects; Falling In, Brooklyn, NY


2016     Salon Group Show - Yellow Snapchat, Blue Snapchat - Greenpoint Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


2015     US Bank Celebration of the Arts - Oil, Selfie #3 - The Kentucky Museum 


2015     Senior Exhibition - Oil, Selfie #1-5 - WKU  


2015     Cube Gallery Group Exhibit - Oil, Selfie #3, Selfie #6 - Cube Gallery 


2014     ArtWorks All Kentucky Juried Show - Oil, Oscar, Elizabeth - The Kentucky Museum   

2014     US Bank Celebration of the Arts - Oil, Self Portrait, Warm Glow - The Kentucky Museum 

2013     LightSpaceTime Int’l Gallery - Oil, Self Portrait   

2013     US Bank Celebration of the Arts - Collagraph Print - The Kentucky Museum 

2013     US Bank Celebration of the Arts - Sumi Ink/Acrylic Landscape - The Kentucky Museum 

2012     LightSpaceTime Int’l Gallery - Sumi Ink/Acrylic Landscape  

2012     University Gallery - Sumi Ink/Acrylic Landscape

Art Directed Exhibitions

2022     Post-Analog 2.0 - Worthless Gallery, Louisville KY


Select Honors/Awards


2016     Greenpoint Gallery Salon Group Show - Best of Show (Awarded a 2017 solo show)


2016 Juried online art show - artist representing the state of Kentucky for 2016

2015     The US Bank Celebration of the Arts – Best of Show


2014     The US Bank Celebration of the Arts – Purchase Award

2014     The US Bank Celebration of the Arts – First Place Professional Painting

2012     LightSpaceTime International Gallery (online) - Honorable Mention, “Seasons” Exhibit

2011     GSA Full Tuition Art Scholarship 

2011     Bill Fisher Scholarship for Working Artists recipient

2011     Nelle Peterson First Place Scholarship recipient

2011     Naomi Winston Scholarship recipient




2016    "The Cutest Performance Ever" - 20 min music set for Gowanus Open Studios - Halyards, BK NY


2016    "Deansace Worldwide" - 20 min music set - Greenpoint Gallery, BK NY



Leo Weekly - 'Artist Dean Christensen Wants You To Eat Your Broccoli' by Sarah Kinbar -

Leo Weekly - ‘Smile’ by Jo Anne Triplett - 

The Cultural Magazine - 'Entrevista A Dean Christensen' by Alex Leto -


Insider Louisville - 'Artist Pokes Fun at His Own Generation' by Sara Havens  -


Leo Weekly - 'I Selfie Therefore I am' by Jo Anne Triplett -


Courier Journal - 'Artist Examines Millennial Man' by Elizabeth Kramer -


LVAA PUBLIC - January 14 Featured Artist Interview on Art XFM-


Arts Louisville - ‘Eager or Ego?  Dean Christensen Arrives’ by Keith Waits -


‘The Millennial Man: Me, My Selfie, and I’ by Kayla Bischoff -!The-Millennial-Man-Me-My-Selfie-and-I-Review/c54h/56d658f70cf2cacdc4219886




Western Kentucky University - BFA Painting, May 2015


Residencies and Workshops


Trestle Art Space, studio residency, Brooklyn, NY July 2016 - July 2017


Art Student's League of New York, Vytlacil residency, Sparkill, NY September 2015


Art Students League of New York, Compositional Workshop w/Fred Bendheim, New York, NY January 2014

Art Students League of New York, Figure in Perspective Workshop w/Michael Massen, New York, NY January 2014

The Palette and Chisel, painting workshop w/Henry Yan, Chicago, IL August 2012

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