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  • Silke Otto-Knapp is a painter and associate professor of painting and drawing at UCLA. 
     
    She has had recent one-person exhibitions at Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles; Galerie Buchholz, Berlin; the Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive; Greengrassi, London; Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London; Kunstverein Munich, Germany; Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York; the Banff Centre, Canada; Modern Art Oxford, UK; and Tate Britain, London.
     
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  • Sergej Jensen

    Mar 31| Lectures
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    Sergej Jensen’s work draws on a wide range of materials and formal references. Primarily known for his textile works, his lyrical compositions incorporate a variety of fabrics, from burlap and linen to silk and wool.
     
    He recently exhibited his work in the show "Classic" at Regen Projects, and his work is also included in LACMA's show "Variations: Conversations in and around Abstract Painting.”
  • 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

     

  • 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

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Artists, Community, and Teaching Radar

Sep 2, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
Ever wonder how the ACT alumni secure such great jobs in arts education after they graduate? Well many of them started as work study students or interns. This fall there are Community Work Study positions available to qualified students who are eligible for Federal Work Study funds at LACMA, the Getty and artworxLA. Students can check their [more]
Apr 29, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
Kaitlynn Redell, Alternate (2), 2011Several ACT Alumni are teaching at various museums throughout LA and here are two upcoming workshops… This Sunday May 4th from 9am-3pm, Marissa Magdalena Sykes (’08) will be teaching a free workshop for teachers at the Getty: Create + Connect Workshop: Heaven and Earth: The Art of Byzantium. Teachers “will learn about Byzantine art and culture; and how [more]
Apr 16, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
Jeanie Lou EstonactocThis morning Otis alumni Christine Choi (’06) and Jeannie Lou Estonactoc (’12) came back to campus to share their experiences of finishing their Single Subject in Art Teaching Credential. Jeannie is in her second semester at Cal State Long Beach’s Credential Program. She explained the curriculum and which classes were waived because of her completion [more]
Mar 25, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
GLOWmasphereThe Artists, Community and Teaching Program presents visiting artist Marni Gittleman Wednesday, April 9, 2014 Otis College of Art and Design 9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045 Ahmanson Building room 307 10:00 – 11:00AM Free and open to the public Marni Gittleman is a Community Artist and Education Consultant specializing in ideation and participant engagement. Her approach is multi-modal, [more]
Mar 22, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
Cocina AbiertaThe Artists, Community and Teaching Program presents visiting artists and alumna Christina Sanchez Juarez Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Otis College of Art and Design 9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045 Ahmanson Building room 307 10:00 – 11:00AM Free and open to the public Christina Sanchez Juarez is a socially and politically engaged artist working in [more]
Mar 13, 2014
Artists, Community, and Teaching Program
ACT Graduation 2010What have some of our great ACT alumni been up to? Here’s some updates (in no particular order)… Tianna Sellmeyer (’10) was just hired as an instructor at First Steps for Kids. David Roy (’13) was recently hired as a Photo Technician and Dennis Delgado (’13) was hired as the Social Media Specialist, both at Otis. Jeannie [more]