Events
  • 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: act@otis.edu

  • 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

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Susan Josepher

Education: 

B.A., Education, Brooklyn College, City University of New York; M.A., Art History and Art Education, University of Colorado; Ph.D., Art Education, Curriculum and Instruction, University of Colorado. Studied art history in Florence, Italy; painting, University of Denver.

Bio/Affiliation: 

Artist and educator who has been teaching at Otis since 2012. Professor Emerita and former Chair of the Art Department and Director of the Art Education Program at Metropolitan State College of Denver, CO. Consultant: Art Education Curriculum for the State of Colorado (Chair of Standards Writing Committee); for school districts throughout Colorado; for the City of Denver, and for the Denver Art Museum. LAUSD and California Insitute of the Arts Curriculum Consultant; co-wrote LAUSD model lesson guide, Visual Arts for art teachers K-5. Head of Docents, Department of Education, Skirball Cultural Center.

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Presented at a multitude of national, state, regional, and local conferences. Awards include: Woman Educator of the Year, Metropolitan State College of Denver; NAEA Western Region Art Educator of the Year, Colorado Art Educator of the Year. Listed in Who's Who of American Women.

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist