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  • Lucy Orta (b. Sutton Coldfield, UK, 1966) and Jorge Orta (b. Rosario, Argentina, 1953) founded Studio Orta in 1991. Lucy + Jorge Orta’s collaborative practice focuses on the social and ecological factors of environmental sustainability to realise major bodies of work employing drawing, sculpture, installation, object making, couture, painting and silkscreen printing, as well staging workshops, ephemeral interventions and performances.

  • Otis Community Banquet

    Oct 22| Special Event
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    In conjunction with the exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta
    Wednesday, October 22 | Bobrow Green
    11:30am – 12:30pm: Banquet for participating classes
    12:30 – 1:15pm: Open to Otis Community to view class projects created for Banquet, and sample soup and fruit-infused water

  • Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artists Lucy + Jorge Orta.

    Thursday, October 23rd, 10am

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

  • Artists Lucy + Jorge Orta in conversation with the curators Ginger Gregg Duggan and Judith Hoos Fox of the traveling exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta. The conversation is followed by a reception. Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta is on view in the Ben Maltz Gallery through December 6, 2014.

  • JP Munro

    Oct 28| Lectures
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    Born 1975, Inglewood, CA. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

    chinaartobjects.com/artists/jp-munro/

  • Minor Declaration

    Oct 29| Student Event
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    Highly Recommended for Sophomores

  • Rob Spillman

    Oct 29| Lectures
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    Rob Spillman is Editor and co-founder of Tin House, which has been honored in Best American Stories, Best American Essays, Best American Poetry, O’Henry Prize Stories, the Pushcart Prize Anthology and numerous other anthologies. He is also Executive Editor of Tin House Books and co-founder of the Tin House Literary Festival. His writing has appeared in BookForum, the Boston Review, Connoisseur, Details, GQ, Nerve, the New York Times Book Review, Rolling Stone, Salon, Spin, Sports Illustrated, Time, Vanity Fair, Vogue, and elsewhere.

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Alumni Radar

Sep 2, 2014
Alumni News
"Circle No.190,"
2009, acrylic on tape over panel, 96 x 96 inchesAlumna Yong Sin (’95 Fine Arts) has a solo exhibition De/Form: Singular Forms Repeated at CMay Gallery in West Hollywood from September 17 to October 24, 2014. The opening reception is September 17, 5-8pm. More information at www.cmaygallery.com.
Aug 29, 2014
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MaySun-RFK ParkAlumna May Sun (’79 Fine Arts) has an exhibition featuring public art and studio work at College of the Canyons Art Gallery in Santa Clarita, CA, from September 2 – October 2, 2014. The show includes studies and documentation for Sun’s projects in Los Angeles, Boston, Minneapolis, and San Antonio, as well as numerous private [more]
Aug 29, 2014
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jade_lai-tmagArticle-v2Alumna Jade Lai (’02 Environmental Design/A/L/I) shared highlights of her recent trip home to Hong Kong with the New York Times’ T Magazine blog. Lai is the owner of Creatures of Comfort, a clothing boutique with locations in New York and Los Angeles, as well as the designer of its in-house clothing and accessories line.
Aug 29, 2014
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Kaitlynn Redell, Rhizome Portrait (2012), Etching on Yatsuo, gouache on Duralar, inkjet print, laser print, pins, 40″ x 30″; photo courtesy of the artist.  Alumna Kaitlynn Redell (’09 BFA Fine Arts) was recently interviewed by My L.A. Lifestyle to talk about her art and process. For more information on the artist conversation visit My L.A. Lifestyle.
Aug 29, 2014
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becceraAlumnus Alex Becerra (’11 BFA Fine Arts) has a solo exhibition Las Putas Problematicas at ltd los angeles, September 3 through October 11, 2014. Opening reception, Friday, September 5, 2014, 7 – 10 pm.
Aug 26, 2014
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Lost WordsInspired by her personal experience with dyslexia, Alumna Alexandra Cantle (’14 Grad Public Practice) seeks to raise awareness about the experience of living with language-based learning disabilities. Cantle worked with Headstrong Nation, a non-profit dedicated to serving the dyslexia community, to create self-advocacy and story-sharing workshops. Cantle is participating in a group exhibition Art Saves [more]
Aug 25, 2014
Alumni News
mattiemacAlumnus Matt MacFarland (’03 MFA Fine Arts) book “Dark Pants” was released on August 9, 2014. The book is available at Skylight Books, Los Angeles General Store and Stories Books and Café.
Aug 25, 2014
Alumni News
Photo Courtesy of the Hammer Museum  Alumnus Michael Frimkess (’57 MFA Fine Arts) along with his wife, Magdalena Suarez Frimkess received the Career Achievement Award, one of the Hammer Museum’s 2014 Made in L.A. Mohn Awards. The award celebrates “brilliance and resilience” with a prize of $25,000. Michael and Magdalena create delicate ceramics together, that he throws and she paints. [more]
Aug 20, 2014
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Photo Courtesy of Peter NortonAlumnus Tony Greene (1955 – 1990) (’85 Fine Arts) exhibition, Room of Advances, is at the MAK Center at the Schindler House through September 7, 2014. The exhibition was curated by Grad Fine Arts Faculty Professor Judie Bamber and Monica Majoli. Sharon Mizota reviewed the exhibition for the  Los Angeles Times.
Aug 20, 2014
Alumni News
Photo Courtesy of LA Times  Art Critic, Christopher Knight of the Los Angeles Times reviewed Alumnus Matthew Carter’s (’10 MFA Fine Arts) hellequinharlequinclown exhibition at the Luis De Jesus Gallery in Los Angeles, through August 23.

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