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  • Ludovic Balland Typography Cabinet is a graphic design studio established in 2004 by Ludovic Balland. The studio focuses on book and editorial design, as well as new visual identities for international brands and cultural institutions.

     

    www.ludovic-balland.ch

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  • Amy Adler

    Feb 03| Lectures
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    Amy Adler graduated from Cooper Union and received an MFA in Visual Art from UCLA and an MFA in Cinematic Arts from USC. She has had one person shows at the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and The Aspen Art Museum as well as galleries worldwide. 
     
  • same / mfa THESIS EXHIBITION 



    Angie Kim

    Exhibition, February 2 - 8, 2015 

    Reception, February 5, 6:00 - 9:00pm
 

    
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  • 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.

  • Alex Israel

    Feb 10| Lectures
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    The work of Alex Israel is deeply entwined with his hometown of Los Angeles. The artist creates art that riffs on Hollywood culture and the cult of celebrity. His first major body of work consisted of rented studio props, transformed into readymades by their placement in the gallery—some blatantly obvious in their artificiality. He gave celebrities the same treatment in the video series “As It Lays”, video portraits based on campy TV talk shows.
  • Menno Cruijsen, Lava Design
    February 12, 12:30-1:30, Ahmanson 6th floor

    Lava was founded in 1990 by creative director Hans Wolbers (the Netherlands, 1965). The current team consists of 10 talented designers and three projectmanagers. The agency is focused on creative strategy, editorial design and dynamic identities.

    http://www.lava.nl

  • MAKING SENSE / Thesis Exhibition 



    Exhibition, February 16 - 21, 2015 

    Reception, February  19, 6:00 - 9:00pm
 

    
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Career Services

  • Your Path to Career Success

    Use Career Services Anytime! We will help you at all stages of your career exploration. Make an appointment to discuss your interests and career goals. Learn about internships, freelance jobs, exhibition opportunities, and more!

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  • Foundation First - Year Plan Ahead

    Make a one-hour appointment with a career counselor to discuss interests, skills, and values. Take the Myers-Briggs Assessment. Attend employer information sessions.

  • Sophomore Year

    The CCP can advise you on creating a resume, cover letter, and portfolio. Attend employer info sessions and internship fairs. Look for summer internships.

     

  • Junior Year

    Attend Employer Portfolio Reviews and workshops. Look on the job board for professional summer internships in your field that will enhance your resume, skills, and portfolio. 

     

    Otis Job Board

  • Senior Year - Get ready for your future!

    Refine and update your resume. Fine-tune your development. Make connections with alumni and employers at the Annual Exhibition Preview.

    Annual Exhibition Preview

Your Career Starts Now

Otis Connects You to Opportunity

Otis is at the heart of L.A.’s professional creative community. You will study and gain professional experience in one of the world centers of art and design production. The starving artist? It’s a myth, and our alumni prove it.

The Center for Creative Professions provides support to students and alumni through the stages of: career exploration, personal and professional growth, and employment. We also work with local, national, and global employers and cultural institutions to cultivate opportunities for students and alumni.

Location

1st floor Ahmanson, at the back of the student lounge. Contact (424) 207–2490 or ccp@otis.edu.

 

Services Include

Services for Students

Services for Employers

Services for Alumni

 

 
Selected Employers

Abercrombie & Fitch
Apple
Disney
Dreamworks
Electronic Arts
Getty Museum
Guess
Guggenheim Museum
Hurley
LACMA
Levi’s
Mattel
Nickelodeon
Nike
Pixar
Quiksilver
Sony Pictures
Urban Outfitters, Inc.