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  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Studio 6 Project in Seattle

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors seniors' 2013 Studio 6: Building/Landscape "Going Soft" projects were sited in Seattle, WA. Students first worked in teams on Project No. 1 "PROJECTED PORT: Seattle 2100," which addressed the anticipated 3-5 feet rise in sea level in the Puget Sound by 2100. Students worked individually on Project No. 2, the "PACIFIC RIM DISASTER RESEARCH and EDUCATION CENTER."

Students focused on the issues (causes/effects), techniques and organizations of landscape form and ecology, and how these influence and can suggest siting and design strategy—in this case, that for a disaster research and education center. This relatively recent building type is both particular and increasingly necessary given the attention to the significant changes the global climate and resulting natural disasters affecting our built environment. - Greg Kochanowski, A/L/I Senior Lecturer, Studio 6 Instructor