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  • Design Week 2016

    Otis will host international talent, for its 5th annual Design Week, a series of week-long intensive design workshops with students, faculty, and visiting artists and designers.

    Theme: “GAME ON!”

    June 12 – 17, 2016.
    Public Lecture:

    June 12, 2016 at 7:00 pm.
    Goldsmith Campus

    9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045
    Free Admission and Parking

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  • Campus Closed for the Holiday.

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  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
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    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

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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.

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