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  • 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
  • Cesar Garcia – Director and Chief Curator, The Mistake Room
    Glenn Kaino – contemporary artist
    Kris Kuramitsu – Deputy Director and Senior Curator, The Mistake Room

    In conjunction with Otis’ Creative Action program, Big City Forum presents a series of four discussions featuring individuals who reinvent social space and redefine how we engage with each other.

  • “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.

     

  • HOT & HE∆VY

    Apr 28| Special Event
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  • Tour I: Artists Studios

    May 03| Continuing Education
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    Fee: $75
    In conjunction with Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad

    Curators Meg Linton and Jeseca Dawson lead a tour of artists studios located "inside the quad." Tour includes transportation, lunch, and snacks.

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Newsletter May and June 2008

Graduate Fine Arts Newsletter May — June 2008

Compiled by Annetta Kapon
See also the current newsletter and the newsletter archive.

 

PERSHING SQUARE/TITLE is a site-specific visual and sound installation by graduate faculty RENEE PETROPOULOS at Title Guarantee Building Lofts and at the Art Deco/ Zigzag Moderne LA  Historic-Cultural Monument on Pershing Square at 411 West 5th Street Los Angeles, 90013. The project was curated by alum SUSAN HOROWITZ '01, independent curator for Phantom Galleries LA and it runs from April 22 to July 7, 2008.

Alum MICHELLE WIENER '08 has her work included in "BEST IN SHOW," "A Friendly Art Competition," at the ISM Gallery in the Koos Art Center in Long Beach Saturday, on May 31, 2008 from 7:00pm - 10:00pm.

Alums BARRY OSBOURN '08 will show their work in a two-person show at Lora Schlesinger Gallery in Santa Monica from Aug 2 to Aug 30th 2008.

Alum CARMINE IANNACCONE '93 had a one-person exhibition called "Useable Histories" at Solway Jones Gallery from May 3 - June 7, 2008.

Alums ALEXANDER KROLL '08, BARRY OSBOURN '08,MICHELLE WIENER '08, MELISSA HERRINGTON '08, CHIP MCDANIEL'08 and grads KATHLEEN MASSELINK-VALENZUELA, AMANDA KELLER-KONYA,MATTHEW WARREN, JENNIFER WOLF and WENDY JOHNSTON all participated in Best of Show at ISM Gallery at the Koos Art Center in Long Beach on May 31, 2008, from 7-10 pm.

Alum TUCKER NEEL '07 created an installation as part of SAN FERNANDO ROAD CONCERT, curated by Stephen van Dyck. It was an all day arts event organized to re-imagine unused urban space along 23 miles of San Fernando Road on June 8, 2008 5PM – 9PM.

Graduate faculty ROY DOWELL, ANNETTA KAPON, RENEE PETROPOULOS participated in OMAGE, curated by Lisa Melandri at Track 16 gallery from August 1 to August 31, 2008.

Alum DANA MONTLACK '95 has a one person show of photographs at Joseph Bellows Gallery in La Jolla, CA from June 28th through August 30th, 2008. 

Alum KRISTIN DUCHARME '03  is showing her work in 'My Space" at SGA gallery in Pomona from June 14 to July 5, 2008.

Alum JACOB MELCHI '03 showed his work on Friday June 6 at Mason Gallery in Los Angeles.

Alum LORENZO HURTADO-SEGOVIA '07 is showing his work in Rebel Legacy - The Abstract in Latino Art curated by Kathy Gallegos at 101 West 5th Street, Los Angeles 90013 from June 12 to July 31, 2008.

Alum TUCKER NEEL'S '07 work is included in: PARTY FAVORS curated by Holly Myers at Bonelli Contemporary in Los Angeles from June 28 - July 26, 2008. Opening Reception: Saturday, June 28 6-9PM 943 North Hill Street.

Alum ADAM MARS'07 "Deep Fried Tabloids" are included in upcoming exhibitions including "More, Please! Excess and Indulgence in Contemporary Culture" at The Museum of Contemporary Art in Jacksonville.

Alum SABINE DEHNEL '03 will be represented at Art Basel, the HOT ART Fair Bàlelatîna by the Gallery Mas Art, Barcelona and at the SCOPE by 2x2 Projects, Amsterdam. Her exhibition Die Insel des zweitens Gesichts / L'illa de les Dues Cares in Palma de Mallorca (Spain) at Espai Ramón Llull will run from June 19 -  August 17, 2008.

The work of alums ADAM MARS and JOHN WESTON '07 is included in  FIRST/LAST at Wistead Adams Projects in downtown Los Angeles from June 6 to June 28, 2008.

Alum ERIC MEDINE '06 is showing his work in Prison to a Slave at ANDREWSHIRE GALLERY from June 5–July 12, 2008.

Alum KIM FISHER '98 had a one person show at John Connely Presents Gallery in New York from May 15 to June 21, 2008.

Alum SOJUNG KWON '07 is showing her new work "Rolling a Ball" in New In Town? at angels gate Cultural Center in San Pedro from June 29 to August 24, 2008.