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  • Join us for the ultimate genre mash up as we drop the best hip hop and underground hiphop from all over as well as some of the freshest hard hitting electronic music out today. Presented by DJ Chewby (Pamela Torzan), DJ Snowden (Ryan Snowden) Daybid 1X (David Namkoong), and 90’s Kid (Danial Siddiqui) of the Otis Radio class.


  • Come enjoy the awesomeness of Soundtracks from Games, Movies and TV Shows with DJ Tea Time (Joshua Timmons), DJ SurgeMiester (Sergio Betancourt ) and DJ ForGrapeJelly (Steven Escarcega).


  • Fine Arts presents a lecture by painter Mary Weatherford. She received her BA from Princeton and MFA from Bard. Weatherford has shown at David Kordansky Gallery in L.A., LAxART in L.A., Brennan & Griffin in New York, and Debs & Co in New York.  In addition, her work is included in collections of MoMA, LACMA, Hammer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego, and OCMA.
    All are welcome
    Series organized by Photography Director Soo Kim
  • Cesar Garcia – Director and Chief Curator, The Mistake Room
    Glenn Kaino – contemporary artist
    Kris Kuramitsu – Deputy Director and Senior Curator, The Mistake Room

    In conjunction with Otis’ Creative Action program, Big City Forum presents a series of four discussions featuring individuals who reinvent social space and redefine how we engage with each other.

  • “Foregrounds” is a show exploring how we listen to sounds. It utilizes field recordings by blending songs and spoken word pieces with the soundscapes in which we listen to them – whether it be played along with Los Angeles traffic, the sound of a meal being prepared, or waves at the beach. Presented by DJ Derek (Corn), DJ Nasera (Alayon), DJ Max (Miles) of the Otis Radio class.


  • HOT & HE∆VY

    Apr 28| Special Event


  • Tour I: Artists Studios

    May 03| Continuing Education

    Fee: $75
    In conjunction with Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad

    Curators Meg Linton and Jeseca Dawson lead a tour of artists studios located "inside the quad." Tour includes transportation, lunch, and snacks.




Global perspective of the Fashion Industry with exposure to Paris Fashion Week, the international textile exhibition Premiere Vision, Parisian luxury retail market, art and lifestyle.  Students are presented with an exciting opportunity to study and explore the arts and culture of a leading fashion capital, Paris, France.  Excellent preparation for junior and senior level projects and portfolio development.  This journey will broaden students’ experience with international travel and offer them a tour of Paris’ major landmarks and fashion hot spots.  An inspirational sketchbook and personal blog will be developed, allowing students showcase manifold ideas that will assist them and their creative design process.  This sketchbook meets standards expected by employers in today’s fashion industry.

paris fashion

When: March 13-22

Where: Paris

Approximate Cost: $2,900

Application Deadline: Priority Enrollment - NOV. 1 Open Enrollment Ends- Jan 14.

Course: TBA

Faculty Contact: Mitra Rajabi

Open To: Fashion Students

Information Sessions: TBA

  • Airfare
  • Land transportation
  • Accommodations
  • Breakfast each day
  • Two Dinners
  • Excursions and activities
  • Experiential learning activities
  • Site entrance fees


Not Included
  • Passport Fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Some meals


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