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  • Design Week 2016

    Otis will host international talent, for its 5th annual Design Week, a series of week-long intensive design workshops with students, faculty, and visiting artists and designers.

    Theme: “GAME ON!”

    June 12 – 17, 2016.
    Public Lecture:

    June 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
    Goldsmith Campus

    9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045
    Free Admission and Parking

  • Classes Begin

  • Campus Closed for the Holiday.

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  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
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    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

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Heather Libonati

Education: 

MFA (Theatre Design), California Institute of Arts; BA (Theatre), Loyala University

Bio/Affiliation: 

Architectural Lighting Designer

AWARDS/HONORS: 
  • Illuminating Engineering Society of North America Award of Merit 2013, Project Community, Maplewood, MN—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2013, Project Community, Maplewood, MN
  • Illuminating Engineering Society of North America Award of Merit 2011, Giant Group, Shanghai, PRC—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2011, Giant Group, Shanghai, PRC—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2011, The Plant, San Francisco, CA—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2009, Tesla Motors, Los Angeles, CA—Interior Lighting Design
  • GSA Design Award, Honor Award 2008, Wayne L. Morse United States Courthouse, Eugene, Oregon
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2008, Pearl Theater, Las Vegas, NV—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2008, “Love” Theater, Las Vegas, NV—Interior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2007, Cincinnati Convention Center, Cincinnati, OH—Interior and Exterior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Excellence 2006, CalTrans District 7 Headquarters, Los Angeles, CA—Exterior Lighting Design
  • Lumen West Award of Merit 2006, CalTrans District 7 Headquarters, Los Angeles, CA—Interior and Energy categories
  • Lumen West Award of Excellence 2003, Los Angeles City Hall, Los Angeles, CA
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