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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Faculty Member

Continuing Education Faculty

Meg Linton & John David O'Brien

Meg Linton, Director, Ben Maltz Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design.

John David O’Brien, MFA in Studio Art with an emphasis in 3D work, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and degrees from the Instituto Nazionale per La Grafica, Rome, Italy (Master Printer), the Accademia di Belle Arti di Roma, Rome, Italy (Degree for Decorazione Pittorica – painting, sculpture, and mosaic), the Instituto Statale D’Arte di Urbino, Urbino, Italy (Magistero Degree in Printmaking – etching/engraving, woodcut, lithography, and screen printing), and the Calcografia Nazionale (National Etching Institute), Rome, Italy (drawing and printmaking). Mr. O’Brien is a professional artist in sculpture (studio and public art), installation, and drawing. He has completed public art features at the Mar Vista Branch and Westwood Branch Libraries, Sepulveda Park West, the L.A. Riverfront Park, the Lorcan O’Herlihy Habitat 825 Building at the MTA Central Valley Balboa Station in Los Angeles, as well as the Judge John Aiso Plaza in Downtown Los Angeles. Mr. O’Brien is also involved in teaching, curating, art writing, and art event organizing.

2014 Fall Session course(s) instructed by Meg Linton & John David O'Brien:
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