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  • Marissa Johnen

     

    Current Setup

     
    Closing Reception: Friday, April 25, 6-9pm.
    Exhibition Runs: April 21 - 25
     
    Helen Bolsky Gallery
    Otis College of Art and Design
    9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045
  • “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.

  • student runway show

    May 03| Special Event
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    The annual Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show at the Beverly Hilton Hotel is L.A.'s largest runway show. Featuring student designs created with mentors during the 2013-14 year, the show raises $1 million for student scholarships. Awardees this year include Leon Max, Michael Egeck, and Isabel and Ruben Toledo.

  • telefunk samples

    May 05| Special Event
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    Destress from a long day of classes with chill/relax music and little talk radio presented by DJ-Rice (Alan Chen), DJ-Tofu (Sam Wu), and Andre Style (Andrew Chung) of the Otis Radio class.

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Course/Credit Breakdown

 
Distribution Requirements
Liberal Arts and Sciences courses fulfill one-third of the requirements for graduation, distributed among Art History, English, Liberal Studies, Social Sciences, Mathematics and Natural Sciences as shown below. In addition to core requirements, some variations depend upon the program of study. All students are required to choose one 3-unit Junior Elective in English or Liberal Studies.

Categories of Courses
Students in all programs of study are required to fulfill Liberal Arts courses listed below. In addition, students take Creative Action: Integrated Learning courses as well as a Capstone in Senior year.

Foundation (FNDT) Courses

AHCS 120 Introduction to Visual Cultures (3)
AHCS 121 Modern Art History (3)

ENGL 104 Critical Analysis and Semiotics (2)

ENGL 106 Composition and Critical Thinking (2) SSCI 130 Cultural Studies (2)

Based on the English Placement Assessment, students may be required to take the following prerequisites: ENGL 020 EFL; ENGL 050 Developmental English I or ENGL 090 Developmental II.        

Credits Breakdown

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The above information can also be found in the course catalogue.