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  • Learn about the Teacher Credentialing process with:

  • Communication Arts presents a lecture by type designer Raul Plancarte

  • Allison Peck 

     

    Tied Tides and Small Shifts 

     

    Opening: Thursday, April 17 from 7-10p
    Onview: April 14-19 from 10-6p
    Location: Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, 9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045
    allison.josephine@gmail.com.

  • Join us for the ultimate genre mash up as we drop the best hip hop and underground hiphop from all over as well as some of the freshest hard hitting electronic music out today. Presented by DJ Chewby (Pamela Torzan), DJ Snowden (Ryan Snowden) Daybid 1X (David Namkoong), and 90’s Kid (Danial Siddiqui) of the Otis Radio class.

     

  • Come enjoy the awesomeness of Soundtracks from Games, Movies and TV Shows with DJ Tea Time (Joshua Timmons), DJ SurgeMiester (Sergio Betancourt ) and DJ ForGrapeJelly (Steven Escarcega).

     

  • Fine Arts presents a lecture by painter Mary Weatherford. She received her BA from Princeton and MFA from Bard. Weatherford has shown at David Kordansky Gallery in L.A., LAxART in L.A., Brennan & Griffin in New York, and Debs & Co in New York.  In addition, her work is included in collections of MoMA, LACMA, Hammer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego, and OCMA.
    All are welcome
    Series organized by Photography Director Soo Kim
  • “Foregrounds” is a show exploring how we listen to sounds. It utilizes field recordings by blending songs and spoken word pieces with the soundscapes in which we listen to them – whether it be played along with Los Angeles traffic, the sound of a meal being prepared, or waves at the beach. Presented by DJ Derek (Corn), DJ Nasera (Alayon), DJ Max (Miles) of the Otis Radio class.

     

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Steve McAdam

Steve McAdam
Department Chair, Product Design
Bio/Affiliation: 

Steve McAdam is an award-winning product designer and filmmaker with more than 25 years of experience in product design, packaging, graphic design, animation and film. Former Director of Product Design, Activities Design Group at Mattel Toys; Vice President of Creative Services, Leo Paper Group International; Former independent documentary filmmaker for public TV, directing the series “Living Legends” on KCET and the BBC, Assistant animator for the TV and motion pictures. Professional work includes: Hanna Barbara, Jay Ward, Mirakami-Wolf and Pantomime Pictures cartoons, and the feature film Yellow Submarine, and feature documentaries Woodstock and Gimme Shelter. McAdam is a member of the Industrial Design Society of America.  His honors and awards include: Two Cine Golden Eagle Awards for best educational documentary; winner, Esquire Magazine Film Festival for dramatic short; winner, Mattel Toy of the Year Award.  His clients and employment include: Hallmark, Disney, Nickelodeon, Wham-O, Penguin-Putnam, Simon & Schuster, Zondervan, and McDonalds
Masters of Fine Arts, Cal Arts, Film and Design

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Two Cine Golden Eagle Awards for best educational documentary; winner, Esquire Magazine Film Festival for dramatic short; winner, Mattel Toy of the Year Award

CLIENTS/EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:  

Clients: Hallmark, Disney, Nickelodeon, Wham-O, Penguin-Putnam, Simon & Schuster, Zondervan, and McDonalds

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