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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:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    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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Joel G. Bell

Joel G. Bell
Senior Lecturer
Education: 

BS, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA

Bio/Affiliation: 

Product designer and entrepreneur, Joel Bell is known for his clean, simple work.  A graduate of the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA, his many clients include Callaway, Diamondback Fitness and Disney. With products ranging from sports equipment, children’s products and home furnishings, Bell is an expert at taking an idea from conception to completion and creating or improving a product through its design, form and function. His work solves everyday problems with a modern and sophisticated feel. As co-founder and partner of Onna Ehrlic LLC, maker of luxury handbags and accessories, Bell has been a key figure in its design and management. He has also successfully overseen the international expansion of the company in a few short years.

Recognizing the value of his education and as a firm believer in giving back, Bell is an instructor at Otis College of Design.

 

CLIENTS/EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:  

Callaway

Diamondback Fitness

Disney

Onna Ehrlic LLC, maker of luxury handbags and accessories,

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