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  • Women of Otis, Please Join…. 

     

    Victoria Alonso 

    Executive Vice President of Visual Effects and Post Production, Marvel Studios 
    In a conversation about how to become a successful woman in a male dominated field 

     

    Thursday, October 30 

    The Forum 

    11:00 – 12:30 

     

    *open to women students, faculty and staff.

  • Phillip Zach

    Oct 30| Lectures
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    Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Phillip Zach.

    Thursday, October 30th 11:15am - 12:30pm

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

     

  • Visit the Campus. Get advice on your portfolio. Talk to faculty and students. Learn more about financial aid.

     

    Register now for Open House 2014.

     

    CHECK-IN BEGINS AT 12:30
    WORKSHOPS 

    1:00 – 1:45
    Financing Your Education
    Center for Creative Professions: Create Your Future 

    2:00 – 2:45
    Housing Options: Making a Good Fit

  • Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

     

    This week 4-6pm is Waves to Asia with DJ Pheonix, DJ Z and DJ Kai, bringing some Asian culture to the air waves, including J-Pop, K-Pop and Chinese Pop, as well as popular anime music. Also as part of the show we will feature a talk about Asian food that you can get and try in Los Angeles.

     

  • Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

    This week 4-5pm is Rewind 1976 with DJ’s Gabriel Rojas, Nauseous P, and Little C. Join us to count down the songs on the top of the charts... 1976 style. We'll be playing the hits as if it's that very Autumn day 30+ years ago.

  • Otis Radio: Rap Realm

    Nov 10| Special Event
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    Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

  • Scott Short

    Nov 11| Lectures
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    Scott Short | Born 1964 in Marion, OH | Lives and works in Paris, France 

     

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Liberal Arts and Sciences Radar

Oct 6, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed Jean-François Lyotard and the Figural, Part Two was posted on June 13, 2014  Lyotard noted that in Medieval and Renaissance art two systems of spatial representation co-existed: the flat space and the perspectival space. Often these two modes of the “figural” or pointing existed in the same works of art, such as [more]
Sep 29, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed Jean-François Lyotard and the Figural, Part One was posted on June 6, 2014  Although it is the last significant book by Lyotard that was published in English, Discours,Figure (1971) was his first important work. He was among several French philosophers who wrestled with the fact that philosophy was laced with rhetorical “figures” [more]
Sep 1, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed “Jean-François Lyotard and the Sublime, Part Three” posted on May 30, 2014 This third section of the Sublime discusses how the experience of the sublime eludes any attempts at definition. Often compared to the Beautiful, the sublime is not a positive condition but is an example of the negative. Above all else, [more]
Aug 25, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed “Jean-François Lyotard and the Sublime, Part Two” posted on May 23, 2014. Although it can be traced back to antiquity, the Sublime re-emerged in the modern era in the writings of early aestheticians, Baumgarten, Burke and Kant. Lyotard felt that the idea of the sublime should be updated and reconsidered for postmodern [more]
Aug 19, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed “Jean-François Lyotard and the Sublime, Part One” posted on May 16, 2014. The opening section of the discussion of Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime (1991) by Lyotard explains how the philosopher came to his updating of the Sublime through Kant’s conception of the “event.” The “event” is an event, which because [more]
Aug 11, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed: The Differend. Phrases in Dispute (1983)  Jean-François Lyotard Part Three. “Defining the Event” was posted on May 9, 2014. With the backdrop of the intellectual debates over the Holocaust in France in the background, this series concludes with Lyotard’s concept of the “Event,” which stops “history” in its progressive tracks. Part of Lyotard’s [more]
Aug 4, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed: The Differend. Phrases in Dispute by Jean-François Lyotard Part Two. “Defining the Différend” was posted on May 2, 2014. This series, subtitled “The Differend as the Postmodern Condition,” points out that this book traces its origins back to The Postmodern Condition. A Report on Knowledge, which had examined the way in which [more]
Jul 28, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed The Differend. Phrases in Dispute (1983) by Jean-François Lyotard Part One. The Historical Content”  was posted on April 25, 2014. The discussion of this significant book, “The Differend,” published in 1983 examines the political context of this book, which signaled a shift away from Marxism and towards a long protracted dialogue with the [more]
Jul 21, 2014
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Art History Unstuffed The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge  (1979) by Jean-François Lyotard Part Three  Part Three, “Knowledge and Education,” of the three part series on of a three-part series on Jean-François Lyotard’s 1979 “The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge” was posted on April 18, 2014. This series proposes to re-write and re-consider the [more]
Jul 14, 2014
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Jean-François Lyotard. The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge (1979) Part Two, “Knowledge and Education,” of the three part series on of a three-part series on Jean-François Lyotard’s 1979 The Postmodern Condition: A Report on Knowledge was posted on April 11, 2014. This series proposes to re-write and re-consider the entire book in relation to the [more]

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