Title: Assist Professor of Art - Graphic Design
Office: Rasmussen Center 109
Mat Greiner is an arts advocate, agitator, curator, and assistant professor at Grand View University. He has a MFA with an emphasis on cross-sector engagement and community assessments. Mat is heavily involved in public art through production, planning, and community building. He has extensive experience working as a graphic designer and art director.
- BFA Drake University, Printmaking - Des Moines, IA
- Graduate Fellowship, Northwestern University - Evanston, IL
- MFA, Iowa State University - Ames, IA
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Areas of Expertise
Public art planning, assessment, and production of participatory experiences that build community and provide insight to decision-makers and reinforce larger civic goals.
Recent managed projects include three installations for Bravo of Greater Des Moines' Every Day Everywhere Art, Jordan Weber's Unite basketball court mural, and a cultural assessment, plan and art integrated into infrastructure for Altoona, IA.
Questions & Answers
|What makes Grand View unique among other universities?
|Grand View is heavily invested in the success of its students. Professors are supported in becoming the best educators they can be and students receive a great mix of support, freedom, and coaching.
|What is your favorite part about working at Grand View?
|The Grand View community is friendly and fun. There's a ton of enthusiasm on campus, and it's infectious!