Diane Mitchell is an interdisciplinary media artist, who is a cofounder of Mitchell Gosar Fine Art, which creates fine art photography editions and multimedia art installations. Her work is collected and exhibited by museums, galleries and private collectors in the United States, Europe, and Asia.
She has directed numerous award-winning projects -- integrating photography, graphics, animation, film and text -- for major corporations and non-profit clients. Mitchell is the recipient of grants from NEA and NYSCA for design advancement; NEH and private foundations for public history presentations. Mitchell currently directs The Temperament of Space art project, which develops immersive, responsive installations that offer participants a multi-sensory experience of their real space.
Diane’s teaching focuses on the intersection of media design and design research. She loves collaborating with students in developing design processes for media advocacy, branding, motion design, interaction design, and fine art experiences.
Mitchell/Gosar, contemporary photo based fine art
The Temperament of Space, creative placemaking projects
MFA (Graphic Design), Michigan State University
AIGA, the professional association for design
SEGD (The Society for Experiential Graphic Design)
The Temperament of Space
Flights of Fancy
Revisiting Arcadia: Contemporary Landscapes
The Puzzle of Collective Aesthetics
Peaceable Paradox: views of China
Performances and Appearances
Yonkers Artsfest (yearly)
media design processes; motion design; interaction design; intermedia art experiences; creative placemaking; cross-generational and intercultural community engagement
Awards And Honors
National Endowment for the Arts: Our Towns
National Endowment for the Arts: Design Advancement
New York State Council on the Arts: Architectural, Planning & Design
New York Council for the Humanities
The Vincent Astor Foundation
J.M. Kaplan Fund
Mitchell / Gosar Fine Art