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  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    I AM THE CITY

    Design Week
    June 21-27, 2015

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne and Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC www.field-experiments.com

  • Bolsky

    Jun 27| Exhibition
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    Image: Erin Watson, Sausage, 2014, Inkjet print, 20 x 30 inches


    The Nature of Personal Reality

    June 27 – September 1, 2015
    Opening Reception: Saturday, June 27, 4-6pm
     

  • Opening Reception

    Jun 27| Special Event
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    Image: Erin Watson, Sausage, 2014, Inkjet print, 20 x 30 inches


    The Nature of Personal Reality

    Opening Reception: Saturday, June 27, 4-6pm

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Guy Bennett

Guy Bennett
Professor
Bio/Affiliation: 

PhD, MA, BA (French Literature) UCLA

Extensive publications in poetry, reviews, criticism, and translation. Recent publications/translations include Self-Evident Poems and Mohammed Dib’s Tlemcen or Places of Writing. Recent projects include ABC L.A. : portrait d’une ville en 26 lettres, a sound and text portrait of the city of Los Angeles (created in collaboration with Béatrice Mousli for France Culture’s “Atelier de création radiophonique”).

Published in magazines and anthologies in the U.S. and abroad, participated in poetry and arts festivals internationally.

Publisher of Mindmade Books (formerly Seeing Eye Books), co-editor of Otis Books | Seismicity Editions with Paul Vangelisti.

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Named Chevalier de l¹Ordre des palmes académiques ["Knight of The Order of Academic Palms"] in 2005 by the French Minister of Education

Otis Faculty Development Grants: 2013-14, 2009-10, 2006-07

Otis TLC Technnology Grant: 2006

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