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  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

  • Michael Joyce

    Sep 17| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Twentieth-Century Man by Michael Joyce. Starting with a disappearance, Twentieth-Century Man contemplates issues imbedded in aging, memory, language, family, and even life and death, covering and uncovering many profound mysteries.

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Academic Advising

Department advisers provide individual guidance in program of study-specific course selection, scheduling, and graduation checks as needed prior to registration each semester. To learn about advising within the Foundation (first-year) Program or your department, visit or contact the department office:

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors (310) 665-6867

Artists, Community and Teaching (A. C. T.)* (310) 846-2632

Communication Arts (310) 665-6840

Digital Media (310) 665-6987

Fashion Design (310) 665-6875

Fine Arts (310) 665-6827

Foundation Program (310) 665-6900

Creative Action: Integrated Learning * (310) 846-2586

Liberal Arts and Science (310) 665-6944

Interdisciplinary Studies (310) 846-2632

Product Design (310) 846-2573

Toy Design (310) 665-6985

Liberal Studies
The Liberal Studies Adviser helps you select which Liberal Arts and Sciences (LAS) classes to enroll in for the coming semester in order to stay on track toward graduation. The Academic Adviser works closely with the department adviser to ensure smooth progress through each department's LAS course requirements, especially as those relate to required and elective studio courses. Please contact mhopkins@otis.edu, (310) 665-6944

*Advising for A.C.T., Interdisciplinary Studies, and Creative Action:Integrated Learning is offered by those offices, in addition to department advising.