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

  • Objects In Crisis is a series of two-person exhibitions by students in the Photography 3 class. 


    Exhbition 1--November 18-22:  Greg Toothacre and Lani De Soto

    Reception: Thursday, November 20 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 2--December 2-6:  Allison Mogan and Tia Chen

    Reception:  Thursday, December 4 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 3--December 8-12: Yijia Liu and Cara Friedman

  • Mary Alinder

    Dec 02| Lectures


  • Professor Julia Czerniak is educated in both architecture and landscape architecture, and serves as Associate Dean at the School of Architecture at Syracuse University. Through her own design practice, CLEAR, and most recently as the former inaugural Director of UPSTATE: Syracuse’s SOA’s Center for Design, Research and Real-Estate, Julia’s  research and practice draw on the intersection of landscape and architecture.

  • Alumni from Otis, Art Center, and CalArts are invited to celebrate the holidays at our second annual alumni holiday mixer. Eat, drink, be merry, and enjoy live music! Alumni are invited to bring a guest, but this event is closed to the public.


    RSVP by December 1



History of Books

In the library

  • Books about the history of books are found in Z4-659
  • Calligraphy and handwriting scripts, NK3600-3630 and Z40
  • Calligraphy and handwriting scripts, NK3600-3630 and Z40
  • Book covers, NC973
  • Children’s book illustration, NC965
  • History of graphic design, NC998+

Search terms

  • Book collecting
  • Book covers
  • Book design
  • Book industries and trade
  • Book jackets
  • Books and reading
  • Books – Conservation and restoration
  • Books - Ornamentation
  • Books - History
  • Calligraphy
  • Graphic arts - History
  • Handwriting
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts
  • Illustrated books
  • Publishers and  publishing

Web resources


Wooden handpress