Kasarian Dane is known for his reductive paintings on aluminum that investigate the complexities of color. He has shown his paintings nationally in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco and Minneapolis, and internationally in London, Munich, and Paris.
His work has been reviewed in publications such as Artforum International, Time Out Chicago, New Art Examiner, Flavorpill, and Visual Discrepancies, among others.
Dane received his BFA summa cum laude in painting from the University of Minnesota in 1995 and his MFA in painting and drawing from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1998. He lives and works in upstate New York where he teaches painting, drawing, and color at St. Lawrence University.