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  • Lucy Orta (b. Sutton Coldfield, UK, 1966) and Jorge Orta (b. Rosario, Argentina, 1953) founded Studio Orta in 1991. Lucy + Jorge Orta’s collaborative practice focuses on the social and ecological factors of environmental sustainability to realise major bodies of work employing drawing, sculpture, installation, object making, couture, painting and silkscreen printing, as well staging workshops, ephemeral interventions and performances.

  • Otis Community Banquet

    Oct 22| Special Event
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    In conjunction with the exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta
    Wednesday, October 22 | Bobrow Green
    11:30am – 12:30pm: Banquet for participating classes
    12:30 – 1:15pm: Open to Otis Community to view class projects created for Banquet, and sample soup and fruit-infused water

  • Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artists Lucy + Jorge Orta.

    Thursday, October 23rd, 10am

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

  • Artists Lucy + Jorge Orta in conversation with the curators Ginger Gregg Duggan and Judith Hoos Fox of the traveling exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta. The conversation is followed by a reception. Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta is on view in the Ben Maltz Gallery through December 6, 2014.

  • JP Munro

    Oct 28| Lectures
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    Born 1975, Inglewood, CA. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

    chinaartobjects.com/artists/jp-munro/

  • Minor Declaration

    Oct 29| Student Event
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    Highly Recommended for Sophomores

  • Rob Spillman

    Oct 29| Lectures
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    Rob Spillman is Editor and co-founder of Tin House, which has been honored in Best American Stories, Best American Essays, Best American Poetry, O’Henry Prize Stories, the Pushcart Prize Anthology and numerous other anthologies. He is also Executive Editor of Tin House Books and co-founder of the Tin House Literary Festival. His writing has appeared in BookForum, the Boston Review, Connoisseur, Details, GQ, Nerve, the New York Times Book Review, Rolling Stone, Salon, Spin, Sports Illustrated, Time, Vanity Fair, Vogue, and elsewhere.

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Architecture / Landscape / Interiors Radar

Oct 14, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Brazil2015_FlyerPoster_091214Visit SÃO PAULO and RIO de JANEIRO! TRAVEL STUDY: BRAZIL 2015 will present participants with information about and unique experiences within two major urban centers of Brazil: São Paulo, the largest metropolitan area (20 million inhabitants) in the southern hemisphere with its seemingly endless field of towers interspersed with significant architecture, landscapes and interiors, and [more]
Oct 14, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Studio-5_Fall-2014_Architectural-Ride    Architecture/Landscape/Interiors (A/L/I) Seniors began Studio 5: Public/UrbanArchitecture with an “Architectural Ride.”     A/L/I Seniors Rex Crafts, Diana Gonong, Shadi Hashemi, Suan Jaen, Merve Onur, Jusung Park, Cynthia Soto, Izzy Savage and Nyann Swain-Welborn presented their components of “Architectural Ride” to jurors Thomas Mahler (Production Designer, ANIMUS STUDIOS, M.Arch GSD ’94), Andrew Ratzsch [more]
Oct 7, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Tec-3_Fall-2014_Moment-Bending-ShearA/L/I Juniors (Ghadeer Alburaiki, Amarillis Altamirano, Paulina Benevides, Rubi Cardoso, Nayungkhumla Chang, Levina Djajadi, Ryan English, Amanda Hirsch, Jacob Hoffman, Tommy Hu, Timothy Jordan, Harim Kim, Yelin Lee, Khadijah Miralam, Darien Noguchi, MiNa Park, Zhixin Rong, Teobista Seifu, Tamara Suprobo Putri, Michelle Tiet, Raymond Tran, Po-Chiang Tseng, Ruishu Wang, and Yanhan Zeng) tested their “Moment-Bending-Shear” [more]
Sep 16, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
2010Alums_4YearsLater_ShinMaurerDan Maurer is a 3D Animator and Motion Graphic Artist at Vectorform. In February, 2014, I moved to the Detroit area to work for Vectorform, a digital design agency, where  I am currently doing motion design and animation. I still do some freelance event design and CAD work for my former employer, Russell Harris Event [more]
Sep 2, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Jesus-Aguilar_UIC_Blog-1  Architecture/Landscape/Interiors alumnus Jesus Aguilar (’08) moved to Chicago in August and began Master of Architecture graduate studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago (with advanced standing).     “Within a few days of arriving in Chicago, I began the introductory ‘platforms’ session at UIC’s School of Architecture, in which we are reviewing a [more]
Sep 2, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Otis-Social-Space_Move-Zanja-Madre_081414Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Class of 2010 Installation, Otis Social Space: Landscape Extrusion was relocated to the The Shed, the sustainable demonstration campus operated by Zanja Madre, the non-profit wing of La Loma Development. Architecture/Landscape/Interiors alumna, Eiko Hamada-Ano (’02), Project Manager, La Loma Development; Marco Barrantes, Principal, La Loma Development; Ricardo Barrantes; and Michelle Matthews, Director, Zanja Madre, [more]
Aug 26, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
LABC-Awards-2014_Roveri_Walker_KochanowskiArchitecture/Landscape/Interiors’ Senior Lecturer Greg Kochanowski, and Alumni Jaime Roveri (’06) and Brooke Walker (’12) won 2014 Los Angeles Architectural Awards! The 44th Annual Los Angeles Architectural Awards were announced at the Beverly Hilton on June 4, 2014. The Los Angeles Architectural Awards is a program of the Los Angeles Business Council.   The 44th Annual [more]
Aug 20, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
OtisSS_GraduationEmailThe fantastic Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Class of 2010 Installation, Otis Social Space: Landscape Extrusion, has “graduated” from Otis, and will be moving to a new “home”! While we will miss it very much, Otis’ campus is being expanded and redesigned with several new buildings and a new landscape that will not accommodate Landscape Extrusion. The relocated fire [more]
Aug 20, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Brazilian-Urbanism_Final_July-2014Four OTIS B.F.A. students, who participated in Travel Study: Brazil 2014, also enrolled in its associated course, Brazilian Urbanism and its Future.         During spring semester 2014, the students worked with their instructor, Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Adjunct Professor Chava Danielson, in researching, conceiving and developing project concepts that they supplemented with their experiences and [more]
Jul 10, 2014
Architecture Landscape Interiors Blog
Getting-LA-to_Zero_Sp14Architecture/Landscape/Interiors seniors Merve Onur and Diana Gonong received Honorable Mentions in the “Getting L.A. to Zero” student competition sponsored by The Living Building Challenge Collaborative – Los Angeles.   “Getting L.A. to Zero” called for innovation in three categories: Design, Product and Strategy. Five finalists (individuals or teams) in the Design Innovation Category presented their [more]

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