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  • Diane Mitchell

    Associate Professor of Media Studies

    Email
    diane.mitchell@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    D - 79 Fifth Avenue

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    Diane Mitchell

    Profile

    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.

     websites:

    Mitchell/Gosar, contemporary photo based fine art      

    The Temperament of Space, creative placemaking projects

     


    Degrees Held

    MFA (Graphic Design), Michigan State University


    Professional Affiliation

    AIGA, the professional association for design

    SEGD (The Society for Experiential Graphic Design)


    Recent Publications

    Recent Exhbitions

    The Temperament of Space
    Flights of Fancy
    Revisiting Arcadia: Contemporary Landscapes
    Reversed Perception
    Double Exposure
    Elements III
    The Puzzle of Collective Aesthetics  
    Peaceable Paradox: views of China

     


    Performances and Appearances

    SXSW 2015
    Remix 2014
    Yonkers Artsfest (yearly)


    Research Interests

    media design processes; motion design; interaction design; intermedia art experiences; creative placemaking; cross-generational and intercultural community engagement


    Awards And Honors

    Grants

    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


    Portfolio

    Mitchell / Gosar Fine Art


    Current Courses

    Independent Study

    Interaction Design

    Media Practices: Design

    Media Practices: Design (Spring 2019)

    Projects: Motion Design

    Projects: Motion Design (Spring 2019)

    The Design Process

    Thesis Supervision

    Thesis Supervision (Spring 2019)

    Thesis Tutorial (Spring 2019)

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