• 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:

  • 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


Lara Hoad

Lara Hoad

Lara Hoad MA Royal College of Art, BA Middlesex Univ, London

LEED AP. Architect and designer with more than 15 years of global experience practicing and teaching.

Principal, Nuudel: Connecting Communities through architecture and design; advisory board member, non-profit organization SYRV; designer for (M)Arch. 

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist