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Otis at the World Illustration Awards 2019

At 5:14am, on a Friday, I received the exciting news the "We Are Los Angeles" campaign poster I worked on for the Otis College viewbook was shortlisted and selected to be a part of the World Illustration Awards 2019. The World Illustration Awards is an international illustration exhibition hosted by the Association of Illustrators and the Directory of Illustration.

New Student Work Debuts at LAX for "100percentLA" Selfie Campaign

This summer, travelers arriving and departing from LAX will be greeted by art and design work by six Otis College seniors from three departments through a partnership with Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). LAWA has debuted original art and design work created by students for an annual summer selfie campaign, "100percentLA" organized by Guest Services to enhance the guest experience. Work from Woodbury University students is also included in the project.  

Kate Manos and Chase Shewbridge Named GDUSA 2019 Students to Watch

Graphic Design USA has released its annual list recognizing the rising talent of undergraduate, graduate or continuing education students across the nation. Kate Manos (MFA Graphic Design '18) and Chase Shewbridge (BFA Graphic Design '19) were recognized for 2019.

Palm Springs Life: Push the Positivity

At the busy intersection of fine art, fashion, and street art, you will find artist and designer Sofia Enriquez ('14 BFA Communications Arts), a powerhouse champion of equality, positivity, and authentic individuality in all its forms. Her line of upcycled clothing, Es Mucho, evolved from and alongside her studio and public mural painting and features exuberant hand-painted graphics.

Oakland Press: California Artist Weaves Faith Into Acclaimed Works

Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia had a full scholarship to study engineering and was more than halfway to his degree when he took an art class.

It changed his life.

Today, Hurtado Segovia, 38, is a much-admired contemporary artist who lives, works and shows in this city, which has become ground zero for much of American contemporary art. He is fresh off a critically acclaimed solo show that one reviewer called “deftly crafted, quirky, spiritual, private and timeless.”

Desert Magazine: This Palm Springs fashion designer doesn't care what you think

 

Globalize THIS! International Graphics of Resistance

Headlines

  • Otis College Toy Design Chair Jennifer Caveza
    Otis College Announces Toy Industry Veteran Jennifer Caveza as New Toy Design Program Chair
    July 7
  • Associate Vice President of Diversity Equity and Inclusion Nick Negrete
    An Interview with Nick Negrete as He Becomes the New Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Associate Vice President at Otis College
    June 30
  • Enrique Martinez Celaya portrait by Saam Gabbay
    Otis College Announces Enrique Martínez Celaya as Newest Member of the Board of Governors
    June 16

Thriving in the Heart of the Industry

Headlines

  • Otis College Toy Design Chair Jennifer Caveza
    Otis College Announces Toy Industry Veteran Jennifer Caveza as New Toy Design Program Chair
    July 7
  • Associate Vice President of Diversity Equity and Inclusion Nick Negrete
    An Interview with Nick Negrete as He Becomes the New Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Associate Vice President at Otis College
    June 30
  • Enrique Martinez Celaya portrait by Saam Gabbay
    Otis College Announces Enrique Martínez Celaya as Newest Member of the Board of Governors
    June 16

Alumnus Maece Seirafi on Co-Curating Local/Not Local

Local/Not Local, is an exhibition showcasing Arabic and Iranian typography, created by various Middle Eastern designers based in California. These designers pay homage to their cultural roots through their design practice and reveal that Arabic and Iranian typography has a place in California through community based projects, collaborations and works with various clientele.

Comm-Arts-Illustration Faculty Pecha Kucha

COM ARTS 

Illustration department invites you to 

Pecha Kucha

Presenters:

 

Lorenzo Hurtado

Robert Dobbie

Lalo Alcaraz

Nancy Jo Haselbacher

Tucker Neel

Kim De Marco

Headlines

  • Otis College Toy Design Chair Jennifer Caveza
    Otis College Announces Toy Industry Veteran Jennifer Caveza as New Toy Design Program Chair
    July 7
  • Associate Vice President of Diversity Equity and Inclusion Nick Negrete
    An Interview with Nick Negrete as He Becomes the New Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Associate Vice President at Otis College
    June 30
  • Enrique Martinez Celaya portrait by Saam Gabbay
    Otis College Announces Enrique Martínez Celaya as Newest Member of the Board of Governors
    June 16