• 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


Sumi Lee

Sumi Lee
Professor, Fashion Design and Model Drawing
Teaches In

BFA, Fashion Design, Otis College of Art & Design, 1989


Freelance designer and illustrator



Otis Faculty Development Grants: Fall 2014, Spring 2012, 2008-09





Creative director for Cult denim

Head designer for Esquire 

Designer for Beyond Leathers

Assistant designer for Glen Williams

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist