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  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Fine Arts

Artforum Reviews Exhibit Curated by Fine Arts Faculty Member Linda Burnham

Robert Overby

Marc Selwyn Fine Art

By Suzanne Hudson
 

The Kitchen Spring Gala Honors Alumna Kim Gordon

The Kitchen, one of New York City’s oldest nonprofit spaces showing innovative work by emerging and established artists across disciplines, will honor Fine Arts alumna Kim Gordon (’77) and Dan Graham during its Spring Gala Benefit on May 21, 2015. 

Alumni Summer Exhibitions

Jesse Benson ('03 MFA Fine Arts), Michael Benevento Gallery 

Open through May 23

L.A. Times review: Jesse Benson and the 'Dragnet' aesthetic: Just the facts 
 

Fine Arts Alumnus Kerry James Marshall to Exhibit at the 2015 Venice Biennale

The artist list for the main exhibition of the 56th Venice Biennale has been released, and Fine Arts alumnus James Marshall ('78) is one of the exhibiting artists. According to Artnet, “All the World's Futures," curated by Okwui Enwezor, promises to be a politically and socially minded show.

Fine Arts Faculty Afghanistan Carpet Project in Architectural Digest

Common Cause

 
An extraordinary collaboration between American artists and Afghan weavers highlights the universal virtues of craftsmanship and creativity.
 

Fast Company Profiles Fine Arts Alumna Camille Rose Garcia

A DARK, TWISTED CINDERELLA STORY: ARTIST CAMILLE ROSE GARCIA HOLDS A BLACK MIRROR UP TO CHILDREN'S CLASSICS

 
By Hugh Hart
 
Cinderella proved her enduring appeal last month when Disney's live-action remake topped the box office. But California artist Camille Rose Garcia cultivates a distinctly darker take on the fair-haired heroine.
 

2015 Fine Arts Junior Juried Exhibition

Otis Fine Arts presents the 2015 Fine Arts Junior Juried Exhibition in Room 107 of the Galef Fine Arts Center.  The show, featuring the work of 11 fine arts juniors, was juried by Aram Moshayedi.  Moshayedi is a curator at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.  The exhibition reception will take pl

Artillery Reviews Fine Arts Faculty Joshua Callaghan and Chris Wilder’s Exhibit Wunderkammer

Wunderkammer at Pitzer College Art Galleries

By Kristen Osborne-Bartucca

Fine Arts Alumnus Vincent Ramos Wins 2015 FOCA Fellowship

At FOCA’s Annual meeting Board Member Donna Gottleib, Chair of FOCAFellowships announced the winners of the $10,000 unrestricted awards for 2014: Lesley Vance, Jennifer West, and Vincent Ramos, an Otis College alumnus (’02).
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Sergej Jensen

Sergej Jensen’s work draws on a wide range of materials and formal references. Primarily known for his textile works, his lyrical compositions incorporate a variety of fabrics, from burlap and linen to silk and wool.
 
He recently exhibited his work in the show "Classic" at Regen Projects, and his work is also included in LACMA's show "Variations: Conversations in and around Abstract Painting.”

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