McGraw, Deloss Holland was born on February 1, 1945 in Okemah, Oklahoma, United States.
Student, Eastern Control State College, 1963-1965;
student, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago, Los Angeles, 1965-1967;
Bachelor, California State College, Long Beach, 1969;
Master of Fine Arts, Cranbrook Academy Art, 1972.
Commissioned mural Whittier Institute, La Jolla, California, 1989, bronze sculptor Homart Corporation, Los Angeles, 1990, sculpture and painting Carlsbad Library. Center, California, 1991-1994, mural Luce, Forward & Associates, San Diego, 1992, set design Shakespeare Festival, Los Angeles, 1994. Exhibited at The Book in Art, University Art Museum, California State University, Laguna Beach, 1986, Book as Art, Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1987.
One-man shows include La Maison Visinand, Montreux, Switzerland, 1988, The Death of Cock Robin, DeSaisset Museum, Santa Clara (California) University, 1991, A Museum in the Making, Scottsdale (Arizona) Center for Arts, 1991, California Gothic, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, 1994.