Dane Jensen

danejensenJensen joined Bonhams Auctioneers in Los Angeles in 2013 and was named Director of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles in 2015. He is Head of Sale for “Tell Me What You Want (What You Really, Really Want),” a new Los Angeles-based contemporary art auction dedicated to innovative artistic practices from the past several decades. He contributes to Bonhams Made in California: Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, and Post-War & Contemporary Art, New York where two of his consignments have achieved world auction records for the artists.

His credited work includes two significant publications–one with curator Jens Hoffmann for his book “Show Time” (Thames & Hudson), examining the history of contemporary art exhibitions and another with artist/composer Mark Mothersbaugh to accompany Mothersbaugh’s traveling retrospective (organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver).

Learn more about “The Aesthetic Machine: Mechanics and Optics in Art” which is currently up at Bonhams New York on 580 Madison Avenue from March 3-9th, 12pm-5pm daily.