Class of 2014 Commencement Weekend
Join us for a weekend filled with events celebrating the Class of 2014.
Friday, May 9
Annual Exhibition Preview (By Invitation only)
Career Fair 4:00 - 6:00 pm
Preview and VIP Reception 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Representatives from cultural institutions and creative industries are invited to preview the work of members of the class of 2014.
Saturday May, 10
Art Sale, 1:00-3:00 pm. Open to the Public.
Student and alumni creative work is available for sale.
Continuing Education Open House, 1:00-3:00 pm. Open to the Public.
Sign up for Continuing Education courses with the early bird discount
Campus Tours, All Day. Open to the Public.
See what Otis is all about. There is no better way to visit the campus and view the Annual Exhibition.
Fashion Show - Take 2, 5:00 - 6:00 pm. Open to the Public.
Runway Fashion show of student designs.
Annual Exhibition: Family and Friends Night, 6:00 - 9:00 pm. Open to the Public.
Sunday, May 11
Annual Exhibition, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. Open to the Public.
Commencement, 5:00 - 7:00 pm.
Friends and famlies are invited to attend the ceremony. Admission by ticket only.
At Commencement 2013 exercises on Saturday, May 11, Otis awarded BFA and MFA degrees to 358 artists and designers who are ready for their creative careers. President Hoi stated “You are equipped for success. Otis graduates leave with the individual style, vision, and specialized skills required to excel. For nearly one hundred years, alumni have risen to the top of their chosen fields.” The College also awarded an honorary degree to pioneering author, activist, critic, and curator Lucy Lippard. Carolyn Moskowitz, a Digital Media major, was named Valedictorian. A native Californian from Agoura Hills, Carolyn plans a creative career as a concept artist and illustrator for video games, films, books, trading cards, and multimedia. Fifteen students earned distinction with academic excellence awards.