Events
  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info: act@otis.edu

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

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Dorit Cypis

Dorit Cypis
Senior Lecturer
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MFA, California Institute for the Arts; Masters of Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University;

Exhibited at venues nationally and internationally, including at the Whitney Museum of American Art, International Center of Photography, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Orange County Museum, Walker Art Center, Musee d’Art Contemporain/Montreal, Musee des Beaux Arts/Bruxelles, and LACMA

Recipient of numerous awards, including from the Guggenheim Foundation, NEA, Japan Foundation, Durfee Foundation, the City of Los Angeles Cultural Arts Department, and Fellows of Contemporary Art.

Cypis has taught on identity, representation, social relations and conflict transformation at universities and colleges across the USA as well as in Canada, Holland, France, Switzerland and Israel.

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist