Events
  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info: act@otis.edu

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

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Careers in Toy Design

 

The toy design industry is a great partner to our students. Guidance from leading industry professionals and the use of state-of-the-art technology ensure that student work meets current professional standards. By the time our students graduate, they have a final portfolio displaying unique talents, innovative ideas, and technical skills across a broad range of toy categories: girls' toys and lifestyle products, vehicles, plush, preschool, boys' toys and lifestyle products, action figures, and games.

 

Selected employers include:

Mattel
Hasbro
Fisher-Price
Disney
Jakks Pacific
SpinMaster
Playmates
Uncle Milton
Wild Planet
Bandai
Big Monster Toys
By George!
Funosophy
Funrise
Jada
Lanard
Imperial Toys
Jmp Creative
Kids II
Lego
Pitch
Playhut
Slingshot
Hot Buttered Elves
North American Pet
American Girl
Bradford Exchange
Strottman
Aurora
Bestever
Equity Marketing