• Alumni Open House at The Brewery Art Walk
    October 22, 2016 
    2-6 pm
    Join Otis College of Art And Design for a Brewery Art Walk Open House at the studio of Albert Valdez ('10). Catch up with faculty and fellow alumni, artists, and designers. The Brewery Art Walk is a twice annual open studio weekend with over 100 participating resident artists. Stop by while touring the studios, open 11am-6pm, and enjoy light refreshments. 

  • Todd Gray

    Oct 25| Lectures

    Todd Gray was born in 1954 in Los Angeles. Gray received an MFA and a BFA from California Institute of the Arts and is currently a professor at California State University, Long Beach. He has shown performance work at REDCAT (Roy and Edna Disney CalArts Theater), Los Angeles (2010); California African American Museum, Los Angeles (2009); the Commons, New York University (2008); 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica (2008); New Renaissance Theater, Syracuse, NY (2007); and Academy of Media Arts, Cologne (2004).

  • Ruby Neri is a sculptor, painter, and former street artist from San Francisco and Los Angeles, California, known for her evocative portrayal of horses.

  • Otis in NYC
    October 27, 2016 
    6 - 8 pm 
    Franklin Parrasch Gallery
    53 East 64 Street
    New York, NY 10065

    Otis College President Bruce W. Ferguson is coming to NYC! 
    Please come say hello and visit with your fellow alumni and friends of Otis College of Art and Design.
    Drinks and hors d'oeuvres.


  • Lecture takes place at 356 S. Mission Rd., co-presented with Ben Maltz Gallery in conjunction with the exhibition Polly Apfelbaum: Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

    New York-based critic and independent curator Bob Nickas presents his musings on one hundred paintings, choosing one from each year from 1915-2015.

  • Bob Nickas

    Oct 31| Lectures

    Bob Nickas is a critic and independent curator based in New York, having organized more than ninety exhibitions since 1984.
    He was Curatorial Advisor at P.S.1/MoMA in New York between 2004-07, where his exhibitions include: 
    Lee Lozano: Drawn From Life; 
    William Gedney—Christopher Wool: Into the Night; 
    Stephen Shore: American Surfaces; 
    Wolfgang Tillmans: Freedom From The Known. 

  • Looking at the recent works of Sebastian Stumpf one finds an interplay between performance and the recording of performance, between the execution of a physical act and the documentation of it by means of a camera. [He] operates in two distinct realms: in the empty spaces of contemporary art institutions and in urban settings with their preexisting orders. […] An inconspicuous architectural detail suddenly becomes the catalyst for a physical exploit…. The art gallery becomes a space for action.



Hello Otis!

The offices of the Creative Action Program and Student Affairs would like to invite you to the 1st annual Drive-In of the Living Dead on top of the Otis parking structure on Wednesday, October 30th at 7:00pm. We will be screening George Romero’s classic Night of the Living Dead.

Those with cars will be able to park on top of the Otis parking structure and watch the film projected onto the 35 foot movie screen that will be hung on Ahmanson Hall! We will also have an area roped off on the top of the parking structure for those without cars that would like to bring blankets and chairs. Tune in to FM 96.1 to hear the film through your car or boom box radio. There will be a FREE concession stand set up with popcorn, lemonade, and hotdogs.

Parking will be open at 5:30pm and once you are in there will be no exiting until the screening has finished at approximately 9:45. A lecture will be given at 7:00pm by Morgan Woolsey and will conclude at 7:20pm. We will then showcase classic trailers from 7:20-7:30pm and the film will begin at 7:30pm. This event is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC so please invite your family and friends.

Dress as a zombie and receive all the food you can eat.

Hope to see you next Wed!

The Creative Action Team

October 2013
Student Event
1st Annual Drive-In Movie on the Rooftop
7:00PM - 9:45PM Rooftop of the Otis Parking Structure
Open to the Public
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October 2013
2013-10-30 19:00 2013-10-30 21:45
Student Event
1st Annual Drive-In Movie on the Rooftop
7:00PM - 9:45PM | Rooftop of the Otis Parking Structure
9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, California, 90045
Open to the Public
Free Icon