Happy 80th Birthday to Artist Dan Flavin (1933-1996)

For more of Dan Flavin’s works, check out the #DanFlavin hashtag.

Today marks what would have been American minimalist artist Dan Flavin’s 80th birthday. Flavin was a New-York-born artist who used florescent lights to explore how light and color interact with space. His works are still on display in museums and galleries throughout the world, where they’ve become a favorite for Instagrammers due to their bright colors and interesting shadows.