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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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Patricia Kovic

Patricia Kovic
Associate Professor
Education: 

BSA, SUNY Buffalo State, Buffalo, New York

Graduate Studies, Brooklyn College, New York 

Bio/Affiliation: 

Patricia Kovic's extensive experience includes creative director for Diana DeLucia Design and senior design positions with Knoll and McGraw Hill. She is an interdisciplinary designer widely recognized in the communications field, her numerous awards include a Gold award from ID magazine and Communication Arts Magazine, AIGA, Communication Graphics and the Art Directors Club of New York.

She currently is Creative Director and Principal at Studio Morris, Los Angeles, specializing in branding and identity. Studio Morris has received awards from the AIGA, N.Y. Art Directors' Club, Communication Arts Magazine, Communication Graphics and most notably the 2007 Next LA Design and the 2010 LA Business Council Awards, which recognized their environmental graphics for the Graduate Aerospace Laboratories at Caltech LA.

 

Patricia was an Associate Professor in the Graduate Design Program at Pratt Institute (New York).  She currently has an interdisciplinary teaching practice as an Associate Professor in Product Design, Communication Arts, and Creative Action/Integrated Learning Program where she serves as the lead faculty for the NEIGHBORGAPBRIDGE course, which received the 2011 Design Ignites Change Award.  She is also the recipient of a 2012 Otis Curricular Innovation Grant for Blended Learning, in support of her dedication to digitally focused, future learning models. 

 

www.neighborgapbridge.com

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Gold Award, ID Magazine

Gold Award, Communication Arts Magazine

AIGA, Communication Graphics and Art Directors Club Award

2011 Design Ignites Change Award

Otis Curricular Innovation Grant for Blended Learning

Otis Faculty Development Grant: 2013-14

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