Mick Minogue - Artist & Illustrator CV
The National College of Art & Design, Bachelor Ed. in Art & Design Education (1st class Hons) 2007
Killester College of Further Education, FETAC Certificate in Art & Drama Portfolio Preparation (Level 5) 2003
Selected group exhibitions
2012 December "Scarlet" Damn Fine Dublin Print Studio, in association with ICAD Institute of Creative Advertising & Design at Block T, Dublin, Ireland
2012 December "Freaks and Geeks handmade Board Game" A Tribute to Judd Apatow, Gallery 1988 Melrose, LA. California
2012 November "The Forgotten Wingman - Top Gun Goose", Pass it on, Movember 2nd Annual Poster Exhibition. Fumbally Cafe, Dublin, Ireland
2012 September "Lionel Richie, The Love lost & found box", Engage art project. Tank Collective, in association with Eircom & Culture Night, Dublin, Ireland
2012 August "Megatron Easter Island Head", Kings of Concrete, Dublin, Ireland
2012 August "100% Utah" 6th annual Crazy 4 Cult show, Gallery 1988, NY, New York
2012 June "The Arrested Development Tony Wonder Play set" There’s always money in the Banana Stand, Gallery 1988 Melrose, LA. California
2012 June "Planes, Trains & Automobiles action figure pack" Steve Martin Tribute show; Excuse Me Gallery 1988 Venice, Santa Monica, California
2012 May "Old Spice Guy" & "Nyan Cat" Memes show, Gallery 1988 Melrose, LA. California
2011 November "The Real Human Being Operation Game" For The Love Of Progress, Ebow & Gallery Number 1, Dublin, Ireland
2011 March "Somewhere" KT Contemporary, Dublin, Ireland
Selected solo exhibitions
2011 June "Keep Sketch" at The National Craft Gallery Kilkenny
2009 December "Remember me in 1983" at Monster Truck Gallery Dublin, Ireland
2009 August "Remember me in 1983" and "Saturday morning cartoons & cereal opening" Kilkenny Arts Festival, The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny, Ireland
Selected commissions & work
Lighthouse Cinema Dublin: Designed & created "Ex-Presidents Masks" for Point Break classic screening
James Vincent Mc Murrow: Plush Doll made live at Forbidden Fruit Festival, Kilmainham, Dublin
Generator Hostel Dublin: Painted "Lost & Found" live mural
Albert Hooi: Deigned 'Viper' Pro Wheel for Roller Skates
Absolute Vodka Ireland: Live artist for "Absolute You Unflattering Portraits'
PopCap Ireland: Auction Game Art for Charity, Filmbase Centre Temple Bar Dublin
Bee For Battens Charity: Created "A True Story" animation
Dulux Paint Ireland: Lets Colour it, various large scale murals in Dublin & Cork
Turf n' Surf School Bundoran, Donegal, Ireland. Painted "Off the wall" mural
Bulmers Berry Campaign: "An Undergrowth Movement" commercial advertisements, billboards, busses etc
Secret Wars Europe: Represented Dublin in the Euro League Tournament in Dublin, London, Paris, Oslo and Barcelona
RTE Six One News. "Dublin artist reunited with Lionel Richie installation" RTE Player.
Mallaly, Una. "PopLives #11: Mick Minogue" The Irish Times, N.p. 19th July 2012.
Hennessy, Blanaid. "Toy Story" Independent WEEKEND, N.p. 19th February 2011.
"Amongst Inspiration: Part 5 - With Art & Crafter Mick Minogue" Vimeo. 23rd August 2012.
"100% Utah" Vimeo. 2nd August 2012. Albert Hooi. Web.
"Real Human Being Operation Drive" Vimeo. 24th November 2011. Albert Hooi. Web.
"Giving physical form to the internet's biggest memes with Dublin-based artist, Mick Minogue" RTE Lyric FM.
Kennedy, Philip. "Old Spice Guy and The Nyan Cat by Mick Minogue" The Fox is Black. 11th May 2012.
The European Commission Representation in Ireland at The European Union House
Microsoft Ireland Leopardstown Dublin
Also works held in private collections in Ireland, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Australia, Canada and the United States
2012 April Comhaire na nOg's The Ossory Youth Group Kilkenny; Lead artist on Graffiti project "Youth in Colour"
2012 March St Michael's Estate Inchicore: Project leader on various mixed media projects
2009 - 2010 Kilkenny College: Part-time Art teacher
2011 "Victoria Coady" Solo Show at The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland
2010 "Pen Pal Pears" Group Show at The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland
2010 "Steve Mc Carthy" Solo Show at The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland
2010 "Phil Evans" Solo Show at The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland
2009 "Toys of Christmas Past" Group Show at The Little Ghost Gallery, Kilkenny Ireland
Awards and Grants
2009 The Golden Fleece Award, Merit Prize Winner
2011 May / June at The National Craft Gallery Kilkenny
2010 - present
2010 - present