Events
  • Lecture presented by Kata McNamara. From contemporary art museums to independent project spaces to college art galleries, Otis College Director of Galleries and Exhibitions, Kate McNamara, will discuss her dedicated engagement with alternative and not-for-profit art spaces and the vital role these kinds of institutions play in today’s contemporary art world.

  • Open Studios

    Jun 23| Special Event
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    Open Studios: L.A. Summer Residency

    The artists and designers of the first-ever L.A. Summer Residency invite you to their open studio event! The public can join family and friends as they tour the studios and view all of the incredible work produced during the past three weeks. A closing reception will follow from 4-5:30pm.

    The L.A. Summer Residency at Otis College of Art and Design offers an opportunity for artists and designers to work side-by-side in an immersive three-week residency within the vibrant art and design community of Los Angeles.

  • Closing Reception

    Jun 23| Special Event
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    Closing Reception: L.A. Summer Residency

     

    The L.A. Summer Residency at Otis College of Art and Design offers an opportunity for artists and designers to work side-by-side in an immersive three-week residency within the vibrant art and design community of Los Angeles.

    More information about the L.A. Summer Residency Program.

     

    Join us for the closing reception of Otis College’s first residency. 

    Friday, June 23, 2017  

    The Forum | 4:00 PM

  • Sitting in Sound

    Jul 15| Special Event
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    Jesse Fleming, A Theory of Everything, 2015, Installation view.
     
  • Opening Reception

    Jul 15| Special Event
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    L: Nora Slade, Kate Mouse Mickey Moss, 2014, Photo transfer and fabric paint on sweatshirt, cardboard and found objects. R: Marisa Takal, I Love My Sister, 2016, Oil on canvas, 65 x 50 inches.

    Opening Reception for the two-person exhibition of work by the Los Angeles-based artists Nora Slade and Marisa Takal

    Light snacks and refreshments.

    Exhibition on view July 15 - August 19, 2017.

    Bolsky Gallery located across from Ben Maltz Gallery, ground floor, Galef Center for Fine Arts.

  • Amelia Gray is the author of the short story collections AM/PM, Museum of the Weird, and Gutshot, as well as the novels Threats and, most recently, Isadora, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Her fiction and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Tin House, and VICE. She is winner of the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, of FC2's Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize, and a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. 

  • Luis J. Rodriguez was Los Angeles Poet Laureate from 2014-2016. The twenty-fifth edition of his first book, Poems Across the Pavement, won a 2015 Paterson Award for Sustained Literary Achievement. He has written fourteen other books of poetry, children’s literature, fiction, and nonfiction, including the best-selling memoir Always Running: La Vida Loca: Gang Days in L.A. Rodriguez is also founding editor of Tia Chucha Press and co-founder of Tia Chucha’s Centro Cultural & Bookstore in the San Fernando Valley. In 2016 Tia Chucha Press produced the largest anthology of L.A.-area poets, Coiled Serpent: Poets Arising from the Cultural Quakes & Shifts of Los Angeles. Rodriguez’s last memoir It Calls You Back: An Odyssey Through Love, Addiction, Revolutions, and Healing was a finalist for the 2012 National Book Critics Circle Award. His latest poetry collection Borrowed Bones appeared in 2016 from Curbstone Books/Northwestern University Press.

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Creating Your ePortfolio

All undergraduate students should have a Learning ePortfolio.

New and transferring students will set-up a Learning ePortfolio during Registration.

STUDENTS: Download Instructions to Create Your Learning ePortfolio (PDF)

Unable to view? Watch on Youtube.

Log In to O-Space first!

You will see three categories identified by gray horizontal menu bars: 
  • My e-portfolio
  • My courses
  • My communities

Go to the “My e-portfolio” section

Select “Create” on the upper right

+The information you enter can be changed and updated at a later date. 

+You cannot change your template once your e-portfolio has been created. 

ePortfolio Title > If you wish to use a space between words, use an underscore.

Template > Make sure you select the template that best suits your needs. Don't know? Choose "Create from Scratch." Pictures of each template are below.

Theme > Choose a desired theme. You can go in an edit the CSS Code once you have created your ePortfolio.


Permission Settings and Tagging:

  • Private To Otis: You can set-up your e-portfolio so only the Otis community can see it.
  • Private To Me: You can set-up your e-portfolio so only you can see it.
  • Public: You can have anyone look at your e-portfolio.
  • Custom Permissions: Add individuals from the Otis community.

ePortfolio Directory: 

  • STUDENTS: Your Learning ePortfolio is used with your courses, please keep this default setting so your instructor and peers can access your ePortfolio more readily.
Categories:
  • Allow you to list your ePortfolio under searchable categories in the O-Space directory.
  • Select from the drop down menu and add using the + button. 
  • You can add as many categories as you like.
Comments:
  • Select your preference.
Select Save and your ePortfolio is ready for you to Add Content

Possible ePortfolio Templates

CREATE FROM SCRATCH

+Anyone.

Create from Scratch

LEARNING E-PORTFOLIO

+Students only.

Learning ePortfolio Template

SOPHOMORE CA-IL PROJECT

+Students only.

Sophomore CA-IL Template

RANK AND PROMOTION APPLICATION

+Faculty only.

Rank & Promotion Template

E-LEARNING COURSE

+Faculty only.

Blended Course Template

PROGRAM REVIEW

+Departments only.

Program Review Template

ANNUAL EVIDENCE ARCHIVE

+Departments only.

Assessment Evidence Archive

 

 

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