Education:
2006         M.F.A. School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
2002         B.F.A. Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

One Person Shows:
2009         In the Spirit (two-person show), PS-122, New York, NY
2008         Ble$$ed, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO
2007         Amen Bitch, Boots Contemporary Art Space, St. Louis, MO
                  Holla Back, God, the Cube @ Beco, Kansas City, MO
2005         Process of Faith, Vlepo Gallery, New York, NY
2004         Cautionary Church, the Cube @ Beco, Kansas City, MO
2003         The Museum of Faith Analysis, Kansas City Jewish Museum           
                 Baptism Instructions, Dolphin Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2002         For Your Own Safety, Opie Gallery, Kansas City, MO

Selected Group Shows:
2009          2009 Charlotte Street Award Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO
                  Flatfiles, St. Louis Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
2008          Holy Holes - Absolute Stalls, Curated by Denise Carvalho, Dumbo Arts Center,                                     Brooklyn, NY
                  Mass Ave Sculpture Program, Indianapolis, IN
                  Art in the Public Sphere: Singular Works, Plural Possibilities
                  University of Massachusetts Amherst Fine Art Center, MA
                  Grounds for Art, Street Level Sculpture Competition Cedar Rapids, IA
                  Kansas City Flatfile, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO
2007          Decomposition, 3b Group, New York, NY
                  Night of 1000 Drawings, Artists Space, New York, NY
                  Art In a Box, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, NY
                  Urban/Suburban, Kansas City Jewish Museum
2006          Iconoclasmic, Longwood Arts Gallery@Hostos, Bronx, NY
                  SVA Alumni Society Auction, Visual Arts Gallery, New York, NY
                  A Delicate Arrangement, Curated by Dan Cameron, David Zwirner, New York, NY
                  Wrest Stops Along the Intra-state, Curated by Tommy Lanigan-Schmidt,
                                    Westside Gallery, New York, NY
                  Twenty Eyes, Westside Gallery, New York, NY
2005          The Divine Body, Columbia University, New York, NY
                  Becoming Contemporary Masters?  Studio Place Arts, Barre, VT
                  Urban/Suburban, Kansas City Jewish Museum
                  Stick To Your Guns, Walker Fine Arts Center, Roanoke, VA
                  Private Expressions/Public Faith, Westside Gallery, New York, NY
2004          Born Again! Modern Madonnas and Contemporary Christs,
                  Greenlease Gallery, Kansas City, MO
2003          Beyond Bounds-Shine, Johnson County Community College, Overland Park, KS
2002          BFA Exhibition, H&R Block Artspace, Kansas City, MO
                  Treehouse Meeting, Kelvin Gallery, Kansas City, MO
                  Subluna, Shaw Hofstra + Associates, Kansas City, MO

Public Art Installations:
2008          Mass Ave Sculpture Program, Indianapolis, IN
                  Prayer Booth, New York City Parks and Recreation, New York, NY
                  Jackson Union Sculpture Tour, Union University, Jackson, TN
                  Velocity, Outdoor Art Exhibition, Bellingham, WA
                  Grounds for Art, Street Level Sculpture Competition Cedar Rapids, IA
2007          Baltimore Sculpture Project, Downtown Baltimore, MD
                  20th Annual Downtown Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Lawrence, KS
2005          Uplifted Arms, Downtown Kansas City, MO,
collaboration with Davin Watne
                   Prayer Booth, Union Theological Seminary, New York, NY
2004           2004 Pierwalk, Navy Pier- Chicago, IL
2003           Avenue of the Arts, 12th and Central Kansas City, MO

Awards:
2009  Charlotte Street Award ($10,000 annual award for artists in Kansas City)
2008  Inspiration Grant ($1,000 project grant from the Kansas City Artist’s Coalition)
2006  Thesis Project Grant ($1,000 grant for thesis project at the School of Visual Arts)

Press:
“Last stop”, Cecilia Di Lorenzo, Flair (Italy), February 2009
“Kansas City artists Dylan Mortimer, Jaimie Warren and Andrzej Zielinski net 2009 Charlotte Street Foundation awards”, Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, March 7, 2009
“Rites/Stop and Pray”, Marco Benedettelli, DRepublica delle Donne (Italy), issue 625
“Public Prayer Booth has Mass Appeal”, The National Examiner, December 8, 2008
“NPR Sends Wiccan Priestess to Public Prayer Booth”, FoxNews.com, November 25, 2008
“The Prayer Booth: An Artist’s ‘exhibit’ of faith, Mary Beth McCauley, The Christian Science Monitor, November 25, 2008
“Prayer Booths Garner Calls”, Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, November 23, 2008
“The Sanctification of Hip Hop”, Elisabeth Kirsch, The Kansas City Star, November 23, 2008
 “Artist Provides Booths for Prayer”, Margot Adler, NPR, November 22, 2008
Live interview- Yahoo7 News, Sunrise (Austraila), November 22, 2008
“Prayer Booths Erected in New York City”, Felicia Mann, Charisma Magazine, Nov. 19, 2008
“God Can Take Your Call Now”, Eddie Wrenn, Daily Mail (UK), November 11, 2008
“Art for the Masses”, Rebecca Rosenberg, New York Post, November 11, 2008
“I, New York”, Rachel Slaff, Time Out New York, Issue 682: Oct. 23-39, 2008
“Prayer Booth Sparks Debate About Prayer in Public”,
Tracie Simer The Jackson Sun, October 5, 2008
“Fringe’s Drill Thrill Cult”, Konrad Marshall, Indy.com, August 28, 2008
“Dumbo Arts Center’s New Show… Amen Bitch”, Modern Art Obsession, July 26, 2008
“Holy Holes @ Dumbo Arts Center”, Rohin Guha, BlackBook, July 25, 2008
“Denice Carvalho at Dumbo Arts Center”, S.C. Squibb, ArtCal Zine, July 23, 2008
“Amen Bitch: Light- Love- Life… BLING!”, Tommy Lanigan-Schmidt, Boot Print, a Publication Dedicated to Contemporary Art, June 2008
“This Call to Prayer Answered by Few”, Jean Marbella The Baltimore Sun, March 4, 2008
 “Art Attacks Not Just Vandalism”, Mike Hoeflich, The Lawrence Journal World, June 6, 2007
“Prayer Booth Art Installation Knocked Over By Vandal”, Laura McHugh,
    The Lawrence Journal World, May 26, 2007
“Talk of the Sidewalk”, Laura McHugh, The Lawrence Journal World, May 30, 2007
“Articles of Faith”, Brian Glaser, Visual Arts Journal, Spring 2007
“Agitprop Tactics, Spoofs and Semantics in the Bronx”, Martha Schwendener,
The New York Times, January 4, 2007
“Paying Tribute to Public Transit”, James Hart, The Kansas City Star, July 20, 2005
“Art in the Loop names Team for First Project”, Review, June 2005
“Praising the Light of the Reflector: The Gospel According to Caution”, Amelia Ishmael,
    Review, September 2004
“See the Light”, Theresa Bembnister, The Pitch, July 2, 2004
“At Navy Pier, the Placing of Art”, Kevin Nance, The Chicago Sun-Times, May 4, 2004
“Avenue to Art”, Kimbel Westerson, Art Kansas City, April-August, 2004
“First He’ll Take Chicago, Then on to New York”, Alice Thorson, Kansas City Star, 2004
“Rockhurst Gets Bold with “Born Again” Art Show”, Robin Trafton, The Kansas City Star, 2004
“Best of Kansas City” “Best Artist”, The Pitch, October 9-15, 2003
“Well Hung”, Theresa Bembnister, The Pitch, May 29-June 4, 2003
“Art on the Pier”, Mike Ramsey, The Peoria Journal Star, May 16, 2004
“Heaven’s Gate Between Thought and Prayer”, Matt Wycoff, Review, March 2004
“Avenue Upgrades”, Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star,    2003
“Essence of Faith”, Kate Hackman, The Kansas City Star, April 23rd, 2003           
“On the Avenue of the Arts”, Alice Thorson, The Kansas City Star, January 11, 2003
“Sectarian Signs in a Secular World”, Anne Gagel, Review, July/August 2002           
“Dylan Mortimer: Getting Religion” Alice Thorson, The Kanas City Star, May 5, 2002
“Where the Sublime Meets the Everyday”, Robin Trafton, The Kansas City Star, January 25,
2002


 
       
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