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  • Otis College of Art and Design Fine Arts Department presents the film collaborative from Berlin OJOBOCA.

     

    Thursday April 2nd, 2015
    7pm in Ahmanson Hall, lower-level screening room.
    9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

     

  • Chen Tamir is a distinguished Israeli curator and art writer based in Tel Aviv, where she works at the Center for Contemporary Art. She was listed by Artslant as one of 15 curators to watch in 2015. Until recently she was based in New York working as an independent curator and also as Executive Director of Flux Factory, a non-profit arts center in Queens, NY, where she founded an acclaimed residency program and set up a thriving institution. Chen holds an M.A. from Bard College's Center for Curatorial Studies, a B.A. in Anthropology, and a B.F.A. in Visual Art from York University.

  • Rea Tajiri

    Apr 07| Lectures
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    Rea Tajiri is a New York based filmmaker and educator who has written and directed an eclectic body of dramatic, experimental, and documentary films currently in commercial and educational distribution. She is also an Associate Professor at Temple University in the Film Media Arts Department.
     
    Learn more about the artist here.
     
  • Dusk to Dusk

    Apr 11| Exhibition
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    James Aldridge, The Gathering, 2010, Acrylic on canvas


    Dusk to Dusk: Unsettled, Unraveled, Unreal

    April 11 - July 26, 2015  |  Gallery Hours: Tue-Fri 10-5 / Thu 10-7 / Sat-Sun 12-4

  • Come fly a kite!

    Bring your family and friends to make and fly kites at the beach.

    Everyone will receive his or her own free, unique kite along with color theory instruction. Otis students will provide advice.

    Where

    Just north of the Santa Monica Pier
    Parking at the North Parking Lot 1: $12

    When

    Saturday, April 11, 2015, 10 am – 4 pm

  • Hideaki Kawashima, 130, 2004, Acrylic on canvas
     

    Opening Reception for Dusk to Dusk: Unsettled, Unraveled, Unreal
    4-6pm

    Gallery walk-thru with Curator Richard Rinehart at 4:30pm

     

  • Graduate Open Studios

    Apr 12| Special Event
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    2015 Graduate Open Studios

    Visit studios and meet MFA students in Fine Arts and Public Practice.

    Open to the Public. Free parking behind building.

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Career Services

  • Your Path to Career Success

    Use Career Services Anytime! We will help you at all stages of your career exploration. Make an appointment to discuss your interests and career goals. Learn about internships, freelance jobs, exhibition opportunities, and more!

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  • Foundation First - Year Plan Ahead

    Make a one-hour appointment with a career counselor to discuss interests, skills, and values. Take the Myers-Briggs Assessment. Attend employer information sessions.

  • Sophomore Year

    The CCP can advise you on creating a resume, cover letter, and portfolio. Attend employer info sessions and internship fairs. Look for summer internships.

     

  • Junior Year

    Attend Employer Portfolio Reviews and workshops. Look on the job board for professional summer internships in your field that will enhance your resume, skills, and portfolio. 

     

    Otis Job Board

  • Senior Year - Get ready for your future!

    Refine and update your resume. Fine-tune your development. Make connections with alumni and employers at the Annual Exhibition Preview.

    Annual Exhibition Preview

Your Career Starts Now

Otis Connects You to Opportunity

Otis is at the heart of L.A.’s professional creative community. You will study and gain professional experience in one of the world centers of art and design production. The starving artist? It’s a myth, and our alumni prove it.

The Center for Creative Professions provides support to students and alumni through the stages of: career exploration, personal and professional growth, and employment. We also work with local, national, and global employers and cultural institutions to cultivate opportunities for students and alumni.

Location

1st floor Ahmanson, at the back of the student lounge. Contact (424) 207–2490 or ccp@otis.edu.

 

Services Include

Services for Students

Services for Employers

Services for Alumni

 

 
Selected Employers

Abercrombie & Fitch
Apple
Disney
Dreamworks
Electronic Arts
Getty Museum
Guess
Guggenheim Museum
Hurley
LACMA
Levi’s
Mattel
Nickelodeon
Nike
Pixar
Quiksilver
Sony Pictures
Urban Outfitters, Inc.