• Green Circle

    Jul 24| Exhibition

    "Join us for the New opening of Metamorphosis to Catharsis II; "GREEN CIRCLE"." 

    Sunday.July.24 (6-9 P) Otis College of Art and Design - Back Gallery Space (10445 Jefferson Blvd. Culver City, CA 90232)

    Curator: Shirin Bolourchi 
    Artists; Marjam Oskoui, Jeff Knowlton, Elizabeth Medina, Zachary Roach, Delbar Shahbaz, Heejung Choi, Atia Shafee, Stephen Anderson, Foroozan Shirghanii, Shirin Bolourchi
    Poster: Pouya Jahanshahi

  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info:

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow



Please note: Visitors who are not directly affiliated with the college must first check in at the Circulation Desk, and are restricted to visiting hours from 9am to 3:30pm M-F and regular weekend hours. Only visitors engaged in serious study in the arts will be permitted to stay.


Unless otherwise noted, main hours for the Main Campus Library are as follows:


Fall Semester 2015

August 31st - December 17th, 2015

Monday - Thursday  7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday  7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday  10:15 am - 3:00 pm
Sunday  12:15 pm - 5:00 pm

December 18th - December 20th, 2015
Friday  7:30 am - 4:55 pm
Saturday - Sunday  CLOSED

Labor Day

September 7th, 2015
Monday  CLOSED

Election Day

November 3rd, 2015
Tuesday  8:30 am - 5:30 pm

Thanksgiving Break

November 25th - November 29th, 2015
Tuesday  Regular hours
Wednesday - Friday  CLOSED
Saturday - Sunday  Regular hours

Winter Break

December 21st, 2015 – January 4th, 2016
The Library will be CLOSED
From 4:55 pm December 18th until 8:30 am on January 5th
Please note that we will be CLOSED on Saturday, December 19th, and Sunday, December 20th.

Winter Interim

January 5th – January 17th, 2016
Monday - Friday  8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday  CLOSED

Spring Semester 2016

January 19th - May 10th, 2016
Monday - Thursday  7:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday  7:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday  10:15 am - 3 pm
Sundays  12:15 pm - 5 pm

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

January 18th, 2016
Monday  CLOSED

Presidents Day

February 15th, 2016
Monday  CLOSED

Spring Break

March 21st - March 27th, 2016
Monday - Friday  8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Summer 2016

May 11th - August 28th, 2016