Fine Arts faculty, students and alumni will display work and participate in events at the 2015 LA Art Book Fair. Jonathan Griffin and Brica Wilcox will participate in 1 Image 1 Minute on Saturday, January 31, 2-4 pm. Alumna Kelly Akashi, faculty Joshua Callaghan and Nicholas Kersulis, and Assistant Chair Alex Slade will have writings featured in The Benefit of Friends Collected, Vol. 2, a writing collaboration conceived by Jesse Benson. Faculty Zen Sekizawa's new book You And I See Why will be displayed at the Hesse Press booth. There will be a book signing for Zen's book on Friday, January 30 at 2pm. Information: LA Art Book Fair.
Art & Publication, a course taught by Fine Arts Faculty Holly Tempo, will be exhibiting at the fair as well. Students in the class exhibiting their artist books include Corinne Bernard, Sheri Chillingworth, Andrew Chung, Cinthia Lozano, Christina Mancinas, Mohsen Manzoor, Katherine Newman, Selena Spurgeon, and Erin Watson. A number of books by students and alumni from the undergraduate and graduate Graphic Design Departments at Otis, chaired by Kali Nikitas, will be available as well.