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Dan Bahn

Denver, Colorado, United States



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About the Artist

Daniel Bahn’s abstract paintings are inspired by the natural world inevitably touched by human hands. Bahn builds and removes layers to render a subtle depth and texture and expose nature’s rich assemblage of colors. Bahn has several paintings in private collections and also studied under Dale Chisman, known as one of the West’s most respected abstract artists.

Daniel is a Founding Director and member of SYNC Gallery in Denver. He was chosen as a contributing artist for the exhibit, “See the New West Like a Local” for the Denver International Airport Art Program, Denver, CO.

Prior to focusing on fine art, Bahn Co-founded Black Diamond Concepts, a leading Denver area design and advertising agency. His work has been seen in consumer packaging design, company identity materials and advertising for clients such as The Big 12 Conference, The Mountain West Conference, Classic Sport Companies, Regal Cinemas, Charter Communications, and Pulte Homes. He has won numerous awards in the graphic design and advertising field including a 2006 Bronze Telly Award of Excellence for television commercials.

Daniel received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Colorado State University in Fort Collins. He lives in Denver, CO with his wife.


Education

Daniel Bahn is a painter who creates abstract works drawn from nature. His atmospheric paintings are liberated by the complete freedom that nature allows. He builds and removes layers to render a subtle depth and texture to echo nature's rich assemblage of colors. Bahn has several paintings in private collections and continues to study under Dale Chisman, known as one of the West's most respected abstract artists.
Prior to focusing on fine art, Bahn Co-founded Black Diamond Concepts, a leading Denver area design and advertising agency. His work has been seen in consumer packaging design, company identity materials and advertising for clients such as The Big 12 Conference, The Mountain West Conference, Classic Sport Companies, Regal Cinemas, Charter Communications, and Pulte Homes. He has won numerous awards in the graphic design and advertising field including a 2006 Bronze Telly Award of Excellence for television commercials.

Bahn received his Bachelor of Fine Arts from Colorado State University (1989). He was born in Denver, Colorado, in 1966.


Awards

2006 Bronze Telly Award of Excellence, TV Commercial
2003 Gold Award, Silver Award, Denver Advertising Federation, Denver, CO
2002 Certificate of Merit, Premier Print Awards
Silver Key Award, Business Marketing Association, Denver, CO
American Graphic Design Award, Graphic Design: USA
2001 Award of Excellence, The Denver Ad Show, Denver, CO
2000 Bronze Certificate of Merit, Art Directors Club of Denver