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  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Matthew Brandt, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Kerry Tribe, an artist working primarily in film, video, and installation. Read more about her here
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • You are invited to a Movies that Matter Special Screening of the powerful new film shaping the debate about rape on college campuses, The Hunting Ground, on Tuesday, September 15 at 7:15 PM in the Otis Forum.  The Hunting Ground is a startling exposé of sexual assaults on U.S. colleges, institutional cover-ups and the brutal social toll on the victims and their families from the Academy Award-nominated filmmaking team of Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering.
  • Otis Books is pleased to publish Tim Erickson’s debut collection of poetry, Egopolis, a textual journey through destruction, resistance, city, and the Ego, from ancient times to the present day. Erickson’s work has appeared in the Chicago Review, Western Humanities Review, and the Salt Anthology of New Writing. He lives in Salt Lake City.

  • The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce a lecture by 

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Hassan Khan, an artist who lives and works in Cairo, Egypt. Read more about him here.


    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu

  • Otis Graduate Writing students will read from their works-in-progress.


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Compiled by Annetta Kapon


Alums MARISSA JOHNEN ‘14 and DAVID DEL FRANCIA ‘14 are leaving for a one-month artist residency at Fundacion Sebastian in Mexico City from July 1 to July 31, 2015.

Alum LUIS G. HERNANDEZ ’03 was awarded an Artist Residency at Montalvo Arts Center Lucas Fellow Program June 13 - June 30, 2015. In July he is doing an Intervention at Epicenter Projects, Joshua Tree. His Proxy Gallery exhibition Untitled #53 closed on June 30.

Alum JENNIFER LANSKI had work included in "Biennial 28," an exhibition at the South Bend Museum of Art in Indiana from July 5 to September 27, 2015

Grads ASHTON ALLEN, AMANDA BENEFIEL, ZAC ROACH  and REGINE RODE are part of the group exhibition The Nature of Personal Reality at the BOLSKY GALLERY from June 27 – September 1, 2015

Alum EDITH BEAUCAGE'S ‘10 solo show "Chill Bivouac Rhymes” continues at CB1 Gallery until July 18, 2015

Alum MATT LIFSON ‘12 has a solo exhibition The Snakes that Remain at Acme Gallery from June 6 to July 11, 2015.

Alum JOE SOLA ’99 has an exhibition at TIF SIGFRIDS: A Painted Horse by Joe Sola (with Matthew Chambers, Sayre Gomez, Rudy K. Slobeck, and others).  It will be open by appointment only from July 11 to August 8, 2015.

Alum JACOB MELCHI ‘03 has an exhibition at George Lawson Gallery June 17 - July 18, 2015.

Grad ELIF ERKAN took part in the pop-up group exhibition Caught in the Act at KRIYA3000 in NY. Saturday June 20 to Sunday, June 21, 2015

Alum BRIAN RICCI ‘02 showed his work in Complex Decisions at CES Gallery in Los Angeles from May 9 to June 6, 2015

Alum KATY COWAN ’13 had a solo exhibition LONGS/HAPPENS at The Green Gallery South in Oak Park, IL from May 17 to June 21, 2015.

Alum MATT CARTER ’10 will be in Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic L.A.: A selection of the emerging L.A. art scene shown for the first time in France, At PIASA Gallery in Paris in November 2015.

GFA Assistant Chair ANNETTA KAPON’S Proxy Gallery is special guest at the 1st International art Fair in Thessaloniki Greece in October 2015.