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Ben Maltz Exhibition

A Step Beyond: Contemporary Footwear, Functional to Fanciful opens February 8 at the Ben Maltz Gallery at Otis College 

Shoes by Amara Hark WeberContemporary footwear intersects gender and fashion in continually new and creative ways. In design and fabrication, both functional and fanciful footwear emerge from a collaborative process of creativity and craftsmanship.

Centennial: 100 Years of Otis College Alumni

Alison SaarBen Maltz Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design is pleased to present the exhibition Centennial: 100 Years of Otis College Alumni, on view September 7 – December 7, 2019. An opening reception will take place Saturday, September 7, from 5-8pm, open and free to the public.

Curator Bill Kelley, Jr. on "Talking to Action"

Talking to Action: Art, Pedagogy, and Activism in the Americas, is an exhibition and bilingual publication that investigates contemporary, community-based social art practices in the Americas. Talking to Action is part of the Getty’s initiative Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles.

'Grid' Featured in Frieze Magazine's Critic's Guide for Los Angeles

Curator Kate McNamara’s inaugural exhibition at Otis College’s Ben Maltz Gallery references the modernist interest in the grid as a map of time, movement and sound. It also showcases a number of contemporary artists who utilize it as a performative strategy.

Purely Observational / Everyday Political: Artwork of and Inspired by Corita Kent

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Bridging Homeboy Industries

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Freeway Studies #1: This Side of the 405

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  • Charles Hirschhorn Photographed by James Ross Mankoff
    Charles Hirschhorn Named Next President of Otis College of Art and Design
    February 26
  • Kelley Mogilka and Mason Williams
    How Two Artists Found Love and Community at Otis College’s L.A. Summer Residency
    February 14
  • 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy Launch
    ACLU’s Amir Whitaker and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Help Present 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
    February 14

Food - Water - Life/ Lucy + Jorge Orta

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  • Charles Hirschhorn Photographed by James Ross Mankoff
    Charles Hirschhorn Named Next President of Otis College of Art and Design
    February 26
  • Kelley Mogilka and Mason Williams
    How Two Artists Found Love and Community at Otis College’s L.A. Summer Residency
    February 14
  • 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy Launch
    ACLU’s Amir Whitaker and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Help Present 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
    February 14

Eugenia Butler: Arc of an Idea - Chasing the Invisible

Headlines

  • Charles Hirschhorn Photographed by James Ross Mankoff
    Charles Hirschhorn Named Next President of Otis College of Art and Design
    February 26
  • Kelley Mogilka and Mason Williams
    How Two Artists Found Love and Community at Otis College’s L.A. Summer Residency
    February 14
  • 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy Launch
    ACLU’s Amir Whitaker and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Help Present 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
    February 14

Xawery Wolski: Polvo/Proch/Dust

Headlines

  • Charles Hirschhorn Photographed by James Ross Mankoff
    Charles Hirschhorn Named Next President of Otis College of Art and Design
    February 26
  • Kelley Mogilka and Mason Williams
    How Two Artists Found Love and Community at Otis College’s L.A. Summer Residency
    February 14
  • 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy Launch
    ACLU’s Amir Whitaker and Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas Help Present 2020 Otis Report on the Creative Economy
    February 14