Dan Dunn's Paintjam
may be available for your next special event!
Dan Dunn is an American improvisational speed painter and the creator of
Paintjam, a theatrical performance art show in which paintings are created in
minutes on stage.
Dan Dunn paints
astounding likenesses of celebrities as if by magic in just minutes!
"Dan Dunn's Paintjam" is an exciting high-energy,
improvisational painting performance. Watch in amazement!
He delivers a captivating performance and spectacular art!
Dunn has appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Last Call with Carson
Daly and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. He has performed all over the
world, painting such people as Richard Branson, Turkish Prime Minister Recep
Tayyip Erdoğan, Sheikh Zayed in Abu Dhabi, and Natalie Cole. He has opened or
appeared with Shaquille O'Neal, Bill Cosby,
Richie, Natalie Cole,
Plain White T's,
Latifah, Mike Rowe,
His heroic portrait of the NASA Columbia crew is on
permanent display at NASA, Houston.
In 1995, Dan Dunn was commissioned to paint
President George Bush, Sr., Barbara Bush and their dog, Millie.
Dan Dunn likes to perform a
minimum of two paintings for most shows. Corporate logos or CEO's
portraits may require additional time and study to put together. Between paintings, he visits with
the audience and presents comedy observations.
Dan Dunn prefers
celebrity faces to other subjects because of the difficulty and the
"WOW" factor. However, other subject matter may be discussed or
entertained as a possibility.
Planning an event? Give him a stage and Dan and his crew will
take it from there. You have enough to worry about. His attention to detail will
make your event a breeze and a huge success.
Our specialties: Corporate, Public, Fundraising, Private Parties, and
Requirements include --
- Stage area size: minimum 20 ft. x 20 ft.
- Audience must be a minimum 20 feet away from the canvas regardless
of the stage size.
- Purchaser must provide canvas drop cloth and all canvas, tripods
and support systems.
- 20 ft. x 20 ft. black exterior carpet on stage area to be taped to
the floor as a non-skid drop cloth. Latex paint from a local home
- Black 4 ft. x 8 ft. foamcore sheets serve as canvas for most
- Stage is preferred. However, performance can be done on lawns and
festival grounds for smaller groups.
- For outdoor performance: Dusk or after dark is preferred. Direct
sunlight or setting sun is unacceptable. Wind can be a hazard. Rain
can cancel a show.
What others say --
- Thank you very much for the entertaining halftime performance at
the February 15th Houston Rockets game. I can't begin to tell you how
much I appreciated your hard work and flexibility with this
-- Mike Shnieders, Asst. Manager, Game Operations-Floor,
Houston Rockets and Comets
Repertoire includes --
Dan Dunn may be available for your next special event!
Booking Dan Dunn:
Serious requests only.
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