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    SCREENING AND CONVERSATION with Margaret Prescod, Founder, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders and host of “Sojourner Truth” on Pacifica Radio’s KPFK.
    Nana Gyamfi, Lawyer-Black Lives Matter, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders.

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Oliver Payne, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Kimberli Meyer trained as an architect and an artist, and has been the director of the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House in West Hollywood since 2002. She has initiated and curated many programs there, including the exhibitions How Many Billboards?

  • Industry Spotlight

    Oct 15| Special Event

    An advertising creative director for more than 25 years, Otis alumnus Josh Weltman was the Mad Men co-producer responsible for Don Draper's credibility as an advertising genius.

    Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the hit series, plus hear key insights from Weltman's new book Seducing Strangers: How to Get People to Buy What You're Selling.

  • Please join the Digital Media Department for a lecture by  Alina Chau.
    Chau is an Animator, Illustrator and Storyboard artist who has worked with Lucasfilm Animation, Technicolor Interactive Services, and Electronic Arts.  
    Alina Chau received her MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles. She spent over a decade working in the animation industry. Her most notable credit is on LucasFilm’s Emmy Award Winning program, “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Yutaka Makino. He lives and works in Berlin.  Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Susan Choi’s first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction, and her second novel, American Woman, was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent novel, A Person of Interest, was a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award. With David Remnick she co-edited the anthology Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker. A recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation, and in 2010, the inaugural winner of the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, Choi lives in Brooklyn.


David Reddy

David Reddy
Senior Lecturer

MArch, University of New Mexico; BArch, University of New Mexico


Principal, R&D Architects


  • Citation for Outstanding Service to the City of Los Angeles
  • West Side Prize, Honor Award, for the Venice Beach Boxes
  • Citation for Service, A Place Called Home Social Services Center
  • AIA Honor Award, San Fernando Valley, for the CSUN Art +Design Center
  • Progressive Architecture Honor Award for the Walt Disney Concert Hall
  • Cienega Prize for Excellence in Design, awarded by John Brinkerhof Jackson
  • AIA Henry Adams Medal, University of New Mexico
  • Thesis Prize, University of New Mexico
  • 21st Century Beach Houses, Breeze House, Images, Andrew Hall
  • 23 Breeze House par R&D Architects, MUUUZ
  • Small Lots, Big Deal, interview, The Architect’s Newspaper, C. Chan
  • 23 Breeze House, Dogtown Ink
  • Frank Gehry, Architect: Designs for Museums, Bilbao, arcSPACE
  • Linear Design, R&D architects, Los Angeles Times
  • Frank Gehry, Architect, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, p371-2
  •  Frank Gehry: the Architect’s Studio, Vila Olimpica Fish, arcSPACE
  • Antoine Predock 3: Houses, Rizzoli, p207
  • FOG: Guggenheim Museum, catalogue, Coosje van Bruggen p207
  • Antoine Predock Architect, Rizzoli, p231
  • Gehry Goes Digital, New York Times, Joseph Giannini
  • Gehry Forges New Computer Links, Architecture, B.J. Novitski