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  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Matthew Brandt, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Kerry Tribe, an artist working primarily in film, video, and installation. Read more about her here
     
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • You are invited to a Movies that Matter Special Screening of the powerful new film shaping the debate about rape on college campuses, The Hunting Ground, on Tuesday, September 15 at 7:15 PM in the Otis Forum.  The Hunting Ground is a startling exposé of sexual assaults on U.S. colleges, institutional cover-ups and the brutal social toll on the victims and their families from the Academy Award-nominated filmmaking team of Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering.
  • Otis Books is pleased to publish Tim Erickson’s debut collection of poetry, Egopolis, a textual journey through destruction, resistance, city, and the Ego, from ancient times to the present day. Erickson’s work has appeared in the Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and the Salt Anthology of New Writing. He lives in Salt Lake City.

  • The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce a lecture by 

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Hassan Khan, an artist who lives and works in Cairo, Egypt. Read more about him here.

     

    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu

  • Otis Graduate Writing students will read from their works-in-progress.

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Blanka Earhart

Blanka Earhart
Lecturer
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Education: 

MPhil / PhD, Planetary Collegium, Center for Advanced Enquiry in the Interactive Arts, Plymouth University, UK

MFA, Art Theory and Practice, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, University Fellow in the Graduate School, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 

Study Abroad, L’Ecole National Superieur des Beaux Art, Paris, France.

Bio/Affiliation: 

Blanka Earhart is a media artist and writer based in Los Angeles, CA.  She is an artist, writer and educator with over 14 years experience in authoring media work and theoretical writing.  Her practice-based research oscillates around issues concerning the role of Self vis-à-vis technology, liminality in electronic culture and human agency.  Blanka is an experienced public speaker and instructor with strong background in digital humanities, film, art history, cultural theory and philosophy. Her installations, short films and web art have been exhibited internationally.