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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

Jul 17, 2014
Alumni News
john-weston-pins-and-needlesAlumnus John Weston (’07 MFA Fine Arts, Painting) has an exhibition May Contain Explicit Imagery at CB1 Gallery in Los Angeles, July 27 through September 7, 2014. The exhibition is curated by Alumnus and Communication Arts Faculty Member Tucker Neel, (’07 MFA Fine Arts, Painting). A reception for artists: Sunday, July 27, 2014, 5 – 7 p.m.
Jul 17, 2014
Alumni News
5.zokosky_embarcaderoAlumnus Peter Zokosky (’81 MFA Fine Arts) was interviewed by David Pagel of the Los Angeles Times about his exhibition at the Koplin Del Rio Gallery. The Gallery is owned by Alumna Eleana Del Rio (’89 BFA Fine Arts).
Jul 16, 2014
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Matt CarterAlumnus Matthew Carter (’10 MFA Fine Arts) has an exhibition, hellequinharlequinclown at Luis De Jesus Los Angeles Gallery, July 12 through August 23, 2014.  
Jul 14, 2014
Alumni News
ShoshanaWayne croppedAlumnus Tofer Chin (’02 BFA Painting) will participate in a group exhibition “In-Situ” at the Shoshana Wayne Gallery in Santa Monica. The exhibition opens on Saturday, July 19th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm and runs through August 30th.
Jul 14, 2014
Alumni News
couturierAlumni Judithe Hernandez (’74 MFA Fine Arts) and Sandow Birk (’89 BFA Fine Arts) have an exhibition Kaleidscope at the Couturier Gallery in Los Angeles, July 12 through August 23, 2014.
Jul 9, 2014
Alumni News
flora-kao-12-trace-taipei-in-progressFlora Kao (’08 BFA Painting) was interviewed by Martabel Wasserman of Issues Magazine. Kao’s exhibit, Wind house, abode that a breath effaced will be installed at the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana from June 7th to August 10th.
Jul 9, 2014
Alumni News
Photo of Guy Toley and Claire Pettibone courtesy of E! EntertainmentAlumna, Claire Pettibone (’89 BFA Fashion Design) was interviewed by E! Entertainment. Pettibone provided pro tips for budding fashion designers, how growing up with two artist parents helped pave the way for her career, and defined her creative process. For more information visit E! Entertainment.
Jul 9, 2014
Alumni News
The-Dirt-Paleo-Personal-Care-1Alumna, Shannon Drake’s (’09 BFA Fine Arts) company The Dirt was featured in the June/July 2014 issue of Paleo magazine. The Dirt is an all-natural personal care line focused on oral hygiene for the conscious consumer.
Jul 8, 2014
Alumni News
Darkening-Sky-lowres-960x379Alumnus, Ruben Ochoa (’97 BFA Fine Arts) currently has an exhibition MATRIX 169 – Cloudless Day, at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum, June 5 through September 7, 2014. Ochoa created large-scale, mixed-media sculptural canvases that draw inspiration from California Impressionism and various contemporary art movements. Ochoa’s deceptively simple compositions juxtapose monochromatic skies with rugged, earthy terrains. [more]
Jul 8, 2014
Alumni News
Scott Marciano and Angela FurlongAngela Furlong (’83 BFA Fashion Design) has joined GM – Georges Marciano to launch a denim-focused contemporary clothing line for men and women. Furlong, a fashion veteran, has worked for a wide array of denim brands including Esprit, Lucky Brand and True Religion. GM plans to launch in August. For more information visit Apparel News.

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