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  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Ron Athey.  Read more about the artist here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Join Otis’ new President Bruce W. Ferguson and new Director of Galleries and Exhibitions Kate McNamara at a special reception for alumni and friends at the historic National Arts Club.

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015
    7:00 – 9:00 pm

    National Arts Club
    15 Gramercy Park South
    New York, NY 10003
    Business Casual attire is required by the National Arts Club
    For dress code information, visit: www.nationalartsclub.org (under About Us/FAQs)

  • Angela Flournoy’s first novel The Turner House was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Her fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, and she has written for The New Republic, The Los Angeles Review of Books and elsewhere. Flournoy has taught at the University of Iowa and Trinity Washington University. She lives in Los Angeles.

  • Adam Linder is a choreographer based between Berlin and Los Angeles, working both in theatre and visual art contexts. He has been developing a dance based  format he calls Choreographic Services since 2013. This aspect of his work is focused on underscoring real time and economic conditions that are integral to the discipline of  choreography. At Otis Linder will introduce this format both conceptually and practically, discussing why 'servicing' is the relevant way for his work to publicly engage.  




    SCREENING AND CONVERSATION with Margaret Prescod, Founder, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders and host of “Sojourner Truth” on Pacifica Radio’s KPFK.
    Nana Gyamfi, Lawyer-Black Lives Matter, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders.

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Oliver Payne, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Kimberli Meyer trained as an architect and an artist, and has been the director of the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House in West Hollywood since 2002. She has initiated and curated many programs there, including the exhibitions How Many Billboards?


Photography Radar

Feb 18, 2015
Fine Arts Blog
Display of artist books by Fine Arts students Cinthia Lozano, Katherine Newman, Mohnsen Manzoor, Erin Watson,Students in Art and Publication, a course taught by Fine Arts Department faculty Holly Tempo, exhibited their artist book projects at the 2015 Los Angeles Art Book Fair, January 29-February 1.  The event, which attracted over 34,000 visitors, took place at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA. “The art book fair was a lively, enriching, and [more]
Dec 18, 2014
Fine Arts Blog
Dec 10, 2014
Fine Arts Blog
attachmentFine Arts senior Derek Corns will participate in a fundraising auction for Critical Resistance Los Angeles (CRLA) at The Underground Museum at 3508 W. Washington Blvd., LA on Sunday, December 14. The evening will start with a reception at 5 pm, performances at 6 pm, and DJ sets at 8 pm.  Information about the event:  [more]
Dec 1, 2014
Fine Arts Blog
Marnie Weber as Spirit Girl poses with her monsters.
Photo by LeeAnn Nickel.Students in The Otherworld: A Performative Video Class, taught by artist Marnie Weber, donned costumes and performed at Jack Black’s Festival Supreme on October 25 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.  Otis Fine Arts students who participated in the event include David Klein, Sara Sheridan, Will Schaeffer, Benny Lamotte, Kate Newman, Nicholas Ramsey, and [more]
Nov 6, 2014
Fine Arts Blog
"Double Portrait Camden Town", 2013London-based artist, Dexter Dalwood will be skyping with students in Marjan Hormozi’s Representational Painting: The Image, Concept and Craft of Figurative Painting course this Saturday, November 8 at 10 am.  The artist will talk to students about work in his upcoming solo show, London Paintings, at Simon Lee Gallery.  He will also discuss how he [more]
Oct 22, 2014
Fine Arts Blog
Daryl Carey (left) poses in front of his mural with Lil Cesar of the Air Force Crew.Fine Arts painting major Daryl Carey created a mural entitled Raising the Needle this fall at the  Hip Hop School of Arts in Pomona.  According to the artist: “This mural symbolizes the community coming together to preserve Hip Hop and promote something positive for the youth.  It has it’s general meaning about Hip Hop, but also [more]