• 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


Scott Derman

Scott Derman
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Honors Graduate Toy Design, Otis College of Art and Design, born in the valley and raised in Colorado, Scott Derman is an OTIS Toy Design graduate class of 2005. He has been designing toys and entertainment for the last 8 years at Mattel. He has worked as a toy designer on such brands as Max Steel, Batman, Green Lantern, Toy Story, Cars, Naruto. In his current role as Art Supervisor within Mattel Playground Productions, he now manages visual development and toy integration for new and existing IP.

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