Arthur Grau

The Type Bar – Portable public art service. – Founder

2017 – January. Living Room Series, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA

2017 – January. Plate, Nakameguro, Tokyo, Japan

2016 – October, December. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

2016 – August. The Future of Western, Washington DC, National juried group show

2016 – Just Another Space, Tokyo, and Nikko Kohi, Nikko, Japan

2015 – The Box Jelly, Fishcake, Art and Flea, Fresh Cafe, Honolulu, HI

2009, 2011 – A.K.A. “Universal Babel Service”, Black Rock City, NV and San Francisco, CA

2004 – 2011 – A.K.A. “Circa”, Los Angeles, CA, Santa Cruz, CA, San Francisco, CA

Kinetic Umbra – Long exposure digital impressions of asana – producer, practitioner and photographer (w/ Marta Czajkowska)

2017 – Set in Motion, Cultural Center of Cape Cod,South Yarmouth, MA

2017 – January. City of Boston, Group Show, Boston, MA

2016 – October. Uforge, Group Show, Boston, MA

2016 – July. “Electron Salon”, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, National juried group show, LA, CA

2016 – June. “Gravity”, Brookline Arts Center, National juried group show, Brookline, MA

2016 – Benko Studios, South Lake Tahoe, CA

2014 – Still and Moving Center, Honolulu, HI

Applications for Good – Mobile app developer competitions & community – Managing Director

2010 – 2012 Community innovation and prototype workshops, CDTech, Los Angeles; City of New York; DHCD,

Washington, DC; Lion’s Creek, Oakland, CA; Portland Community Media, Portland, OR; Zeum, San Francisco, CA

It’s Not Fascism When We Do It – Video documentary short – Executive producer

2008 – Winner McCormick Tribune Freedom award, Chicago, IL

Mandala – Explorations of geometric forms and puzzles for personal development – Artist / Producer

2004 – “Eva and the Seven Keys” limited edition, authored, hand-bound, short storybook

2003 – “Deeper Jester” Site specific labyrinth installation, Basswerks Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2001 – “Each by All the Others Held” collaborative 72-hour mandala experience, Malibu, CA

2000 – “Mojave” earthwork labyrinth installation, Starland Retreat Center, Yucca Valley, CA


2018 – Masters of Design Innovation, enrolled, MassArt, Boston, MA

2006 – B.A. Media and Social Change, University of California Santa Cruz

2000 – 2004: Studied under Wanda Soolip Wen, letterpress and product design, Los Angeles, CA

2003 – Design, serial printing, bookbinding, hand lettering coursework, Santa Monica, CA


Manifest INPhA 5, Manifest Creative Research Gallery, Forthcoming in 2017

Polt, Richard, The Typewriter Revolution: A Typist’s Companion for the 21st Century, Countryman Press, 2015, p. 34

BRYB Camp, Black Rock Yearbook: Rites of Passage, 2011, pdf file, p. 40