Mitchell Dose

Metal Fabricator

About

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts • Minneapolis College of Art and Design / Minneapolis, MN 2005
Study Abroad • Burren College of Art • Ballyvaughan / Co. Clare, Ireland 2004

Solo Exhibitions

2011
Zones • Peerless Gallery, Omaha, NE

Group Exhibitions

2014
Psychedelicatessen • ACRE TV, Chicago, IL
Witchy Cult Magic • Sunday, Los Angeles, CA
2013
Northern Spark • Lowertown St. Paul, MN
2012
Irrigate • University Corridor, St. Paul, MN
Less Miserable • B. Redd Project Space, Brooklyn, NY
Light, Lite • Salt Flats, Bonneville, UT
Art Shanty Projects • Medicine Lake, MN
2010
Block Party • KANEKO, Omaha, NE
Open House • Barnes & Thornburg, Minneapolis, MN
Amateur Hour • Quincy, Brooklyn, NY
2009
Danos/Dose/Garthus • Sellout, Minneapolis, MN
Grey.Green. • ThreeTwelve, St. Paul, MN
Per Form (Ansty) • Open Eye Figure Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Paradigm Shift • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, MN
2008
La Raccolta • Plateau, Minneapolis, MN (curation, exhibition)
Meander • The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN
2007
Kiosk • Midway Contemporary Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota (exhibit design)
Mush Mush Masculinity • Ephemeral Space, St. Paul, Minnesota
Ephemerality • Ephemeral Space, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2006
Apparatus • Plateau, Minneapolis, Minnesota (curation, exhibition)
You Were Never Here • The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Art Shanty Projects • Medicine Lake, Minnesota
2005
Landmark • Stone Arch Bridge, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Senior Exhibit • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minnesota
Construct • Gallery 148, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minnesota
Art Shanty Projects • Medicine Lake, Minnesota
2004
Box Fresh • The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Clocha Na Boirne • Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughan, Ireland
2003
Flash Art Gallery • Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Awards/Residencies

Artist in Residence • Art Farm, Marquette, NE 2013
Irrigate Grant for Corridor Collaborations • St. Paul, MN 2012
Artist in Residence • La Cipressaia / Montagnana, Italy 2006
MCAD Fine Arts Merit Award • Minneapolis College of Art and Design 2004
Allis Sculpture Award • Minneapolis College of Art and Design 2003

Bibliography

La Raccolta - catalog for exhibition, Plateau, Dec 2009
Apparatus - catalog for exhibition, Plateau, Sep 2006

Theater Work

2014
Set Fabrication • Moonstruck: An Improbable Romance • Puppet Lab/In the Heart of the Beast Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Set Fabrication • Cartooon • In the Heart of the Beast Theater, Minneapolis, MN

2013
Set Designer • Agent Fidelio • Picnic Operetta/Mixed Precipitation, Twin Cities Metro, MN
Set Designer • Five Rules for Walking • Puppet Lab, Minneapolis, MN
Set Fabrication • Kid Enkidu • In the Heart of the Beast Theater, Minneapolis, MN

2012
Build Specialist • Chicka-BOOM • Barebones Halloween Extravaganza, St. Paul, MN
Set Designer • Hidebound • Soulographie Series • In the Heart of the Beast Theater, Minneapolis, MN
Set Designer • The Walls That Breathe • Cracking the Mask, Minneapolis, MN
Fabrication Specialist to Section Designer • Minneapolis May-Day Parade
Revolve Design/Fabrication, Assistant Stage Manager • Less Miserable, Glover, VT
Set Designer • Odessa’s Amazing Animal Adventure • Minnesota Zoo

2011
Build Specialist • A Fistful of Dirt • Barebones Halloween Extravaganza, St. Paul, MN
Set Designer • Odessa’s Magical Menagerie • Minnesota Zoo
Set Designer • Endurance • Puppet Lab • In the Heart of the Beast Theater, Minneapolis, MN

2010
Build Specialist • Carnetheria • Barebones Halloween Extravaganza, St. Paul, MN

Work Experience

Owner / Operator • Mitchell Dose Studio, Brooklyn NY 2014 - present
Project Specialist • BeamCamp, Strafford NH summer 2015
Instructor • BeamCenter, Brooklyn NY 2014 - present
Fabricator • Mosaico Group, Brooklyn, NY 2014
Fabricator • Always and Forever Studio, Jersey City, NJ 2014
Fabricator • Blue Rhino Studios, Eagan, MN. 2006 - present
Fabricator • Atomic Props and Effects Ltd, Oakdale, MN. 2005 - present
Fabrication Specialist • Bohemiawerks, Northfield, MN 2012
Event Coordinator • Studio Bricolage, Minneapolis, MN 2012
Class Instructor and Fabricator • Leonardo’s Basement, Minneapolis, MN 2009 - present
Painter • Z.VEX Effects, Minneapolis, MN 2011 - 2012
Academic Services Crew Member • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN.
2003 - 2005
Installation Crew Member • Terra Vista Landscaping, Minneapolis, MN. 2003 - 2004
Plumbing Crew Assistant • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 2002.