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    SCREENING AND CONVERSATION with Margaret Prescod, Founder, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders and host of “Sojourner Truth” on Pacifica Radio’s KPFK.
    Nana Gyamfi, Lawyer-Black Lives Matter, Black Coalition Fighting Back Serial Murders.

  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Oliver Payne, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Kimberli Meyer trained as an architect and an artist, and has been the director of the MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schindler House in West Hollywood since 2002. She has initiated and curated many programs there, including the exhibitions How Many Billboards?

  • Industry Spotlight

    Oct 15| Special Event

    An advertising creative director for more than 25 years, Otis alumnus Josh Weltman was the Mad Men co-producer responsible for Don Draper's credibility as an advertising genius.

    Join us for a behind-the-scenes look at the hit series, plus hear key insights from Weltman's new book Seducing Strangers: How to Get People to Buy What You're Selling.

  • Please join the Digital Media Department for a lecture by  Alina Chau.
    Chau is an Animator, Illustrator and Storyboard artist who has worked with Lucasfilm Animation, Technicolor Interactive Services, and Electronic Arts.  
    Alina Chau received her MFA from the University of California, Los Angeles. She spent over a decade working in the animation industry. Her most notable credit is on LucasFilm’s Emmy Award Winning program, “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.”
  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring Yutaka Makino. He lives and works in Berlin.  Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Susan Choi’s first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction, and her second novel, American Woman, was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent novel, A Person of Interest, was a finalist for the 2009 PEN/Faulkner Award. With David Remnick she co-edited the anthology Wonderful Town: New York Stories from The New Yorker. A recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the Guggenheim Foundation, and in 2010, the inaugural winner of the PEN/W.G. Sebald Award, Choi lives in Brooklyn.


Continuing Education Course


This course is unavailable online. Please contact the registration office to register for one of these workshops.

SEM: 42

Alumni Project Workshop

In this workshop, artists and designers work independently on the formation and development of new ideas and art forms. The workshop is open to Otis alumni who have achieved intermediate experience in one of the following lab/shop areas: digital, letterpress, metal, 3D models, printmaking, and wood. Two spaces in each area are available to qualified alumni. Artists and designers work independently but are required to participate in goal setting/orientation and two critiques, as well as submit documentation of works created at program conclusion. Program concentrates on developing/translating concepts and ideas into completed works. Includes access to approved lab/equipment, advisor, and critique group. Participants must pass a process/safety interview with Continuing Education faculty advisor as necessary. $35 lab fee payable upon registration.

Prerequisite: Open to Otis BFA/MFA alumni; Intermediate level knowledge of shop/lab usage (Registration number provided upon approval of faculty mentor.)

3 formal Saturday sessions
2 students per area
Digital Media: Non-credit
Lab Press: Non-credit
Metal Shop: Non-credit
Model Shop: Non-credit
Print Shop: Non-credit
Wood Shop: Non-credit
Ceramic Studio: Non-credit

Course Cost: $195

Course Details
Meetings: 10
Credit Hours: NC
Lab: $35
Section 1
Instructor: Andrew Armstrong
Meeting Day(s): Saturday
Meeting Time(s): TBA
Meeting Date(s): September 12, 2015  -  November 14, 2015
No Meeting/Special Note:
Class Size: 2 per area
Meeting Room:
Location: Goldsmith Campus
9045 Lincoln Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045-3505
Credit: Reg #: Fee:
0 of seats available (last 2 seats are not available online)
Early bird = $50 EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT on courses $435 or more (ends at Open House).
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