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  • Winter Holiday Closure

    Dec 18| Administrative
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    Happy Holidays.

    Otis Administrative Offices will be closed for the Holiday Break.

    Offices will reopen on Monday, January 5. 

    Courses resume on Monday, January 12th.

  • Angie Bray: Shhhh

    Jan 17| Exhibition
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    Angie Bray: Shhhh

    January 17 – March 22, 2015

    Opening Reception: January 24, 4-6pm

    Angie Bray: Shhhh is a substantial exhibition of the Los Angeles–based artist’s installations, photographs, drawings, sculpture and video organized by guest curator Meg Linton for the Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design. The exhibition opens on Saturday, January 17, 2015.

    About the Exhibition

  • Opening Reception for Angie Bray: Shhhh a substantial exhibition of the Los Angeles–based artist’s installations, photographs, drawings, sculpture and video organized by guest curator Meg Linton for the Ben Maltz Gallery.

  • Walk-thru the exhibition Shhhh led by the artist Angie Bray. Gain insight into Bray's work and to the exhibition, and hear about her process, materials, and philosophies on art-making and on quieting, listening, and looking.

  • The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the George H. Scanlon Foundation Lecture REDUX.3 by JAMES CORNER


    Wednesday    18 February 2015    7:30 PM
    Ahmanson Auditorium   limited, open seating starting at 7:00 PM  

    at THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, LOS ANGELES

    250 SOUTH GRAND AVENUE  LOS ANGELES CA  90012

     

    This lecture is free and open to the public.

     

  • Bassoon Performance

    Feb 22| Special Event
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    Bassoonist John Steinmetz Performs and Converses with the Audience
    Playing live bassoon inside the exhibition Angie Bray: Shhhh, Steinmetz will react to Bray’s installations by playing some of his own music as well as new compositions, and will converse with the audience, who are encouraged to sit or roam through the gallery looking and listening.

  • Composer Kubilay Üner offers a “reactive” experience with a live presentation of a new composition made in response to the exhibition Angie Bray: Shhhh. The performance will be interspersed with conversation between Üner and Bray.

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art history

Otis Art History 01 - Prehistoric Cave Paintings

From the Caves to Romanticism, take a journey through centuries of art and learn about the role of art in culture and the place of the artist in society. This series of five-minute podcasts from Otis College of Art and Design features sumptuous images and informative texts. Presented by Dr. Jeanne Willette, faculty at Otis College of Art and Design.

Modern Genius MOOC offered

"The Modern Genius: Art and Culture in the 19th Century" is a massive online open course (MOOC) in art history taught by Liberal Arts and Sciences Professor of Art History Dr. Parme Giuntini. Learn through video podcasts and reading how artists such as Monet, Manet, Picasso and van Gogh radically reshaped visual culture, issuing in modernity. Begins Sept 23.

Art History Elective

*This course may be taken in either fall or spring semester.

ART HISTORY AND THEORY ELECTIVES AHCS310

Course offerings vary each semester. Students may choose from the following offerings:

 

Fashion Culture: Fashion in Social Space

This course critically examines the way in which fashion is an embodied activity that is embedded with social relations. Emphasis is on the formation of identity through fashion’s articulation of the body, gender, and sexuality.

 

Art History Elective

*This course may be taken in either fall or spring semester.

ART HISTORY AND THEORY ELECTIVES AHCS310

Course offerings vary each semester. Students may choose from the following offerings:

 

Fashion Culture: Fashion in Social Space

This course critically examines the way in which fashion is an embodied activity that is embedded with social relations. Emphasis is on the formation of identity through fashion’s articulation of the body, gender, and sexuality.

 

Art History Elective

*This course may be taken in either fall or spring semester.

ART HISTORY AND THEORY ELECTIVES - AHCS310
Course offerings vary each semester. Students may choose from the following offerings:

Fashion Culture: Fashion in Social Space - This course critically examines the way in which fashion is an embodied activity that is embedded with social relations. Emphasis is on the formation of identity through fashion’s articulation of the body, gender, and sexuality.

Art History Elective

*This course may be taken in either fall or spring semester.

ART HISTORY AND THEORY ELECTIVES AHCS310

Course offerings vary each semester. Students may choose from the following offerings:

 

Fashion Culture: Fashion in Social Space

This course critically examines the way in which fashion is an embodied activity that is embedded with social relations. Emphasis is on the formation of identity through fashion’s articulation of the body, gender, and sexuality.