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  • Winter Holiday Closure

    Dec 18| Administrative
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    Happy Holidays.

    Otis Administrative Offices will be closed for the Holiday Break.

    Offices will reopen on Monday, January 5. 

    Courses resume on Monday, January 12th.

  • Angie Bray: Shhhh

    Jan 17| Exhibition
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    Angie Bray: Shhhh

    January 17 – March 22, 2015

    Opening Reception: January 24, 4-6pm

    Angie Bray: Shhhh is a substantial exhibition of the Los Angeles–based artist’s installations, photographs, drawings, sculpture and video organized by guest curator Meg Linton for the Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design. The exhibition opens on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

    About the Exhibition

  • Opening Reception for Angie Bray: Shhhh a substantial exhibition of the Los Angeles–based artist’s installations, photographs, drawings, sculpture and video organized by guest curator Meg Linton for the Ben Maltz Gallery.

  • Walk-thru the exhibition Shhhh led by the artist Angie Bray. Gain insight into Bray's work and to the exhibition, and hear about her process, materials, and philosophies on art-making and on quieting, listening, and looking.

  • The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by JAMES CORNER


    Wednesday    18 February 2015    7:30 PM
    Ahmanson Auditorium   limited, open seating starting at 7:00 PM  

    at THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LOS ANGELES

    250 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE  LOS ANGELES CA  90012

     

    This lecture is free and open to the public.

     

  • Bassoon Performance

    Feb 22| Special Event
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    Bassoonist John Steinmetz Performs and Converses with the Audience
    Playing live bassoon inside the exhibition Angie Bray: Shhhh, Steinmetz will react to Bray’s installations by playing some of his own music as well as new compositions, and will converse with the audience, who are encouraged to sit or roam through the gallery looking and listening.

  • Composer Kubilay Üner offers a “reactive” experience with a live presentation of a new composition made in response to the exhibition Angie Bray: Shhhh. The performance will be interspersed with conversation between Üner and Bray.

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Otis Community Banquet Inspired by Lucy + Jorge Orta

In October, students from twelve classes and six departments worked together on the Otis Community Banquet. The large lunch was inspired by artist duo Lucy + Jorge Orta's 70 x 7 The Meal - a series of large-scale community meals focused on issues of local and sustainable food, health, and community cooperation. Lucy + Jorge Orta attended as guests of honor as part of their week-long residency at Otis from October 20 to 25.

In addition to the selection of soups, salads, and fruit-infused water, students made everything from the hand-carved wooden chopsticks to the printed tablecloths. When guests arrived, they received napkins printed with their seat number and their neighbor’s with the following instructions: “Welcome them to the banquet. Sit with them.” More...