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  • A temporary gallery store featuring alumni artists and designers, curated by Robert Apodaca, Owner, Fifth Floor Gallery.

     

    Reception for Alumni and Friends of Otis
    July 25, 3-5pm
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  • Trials and Troubles

    Jul 25| Special Event
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    Rachel Kushner, Benjamin Weissman, Tom Brosseau; Marcel Dzama, Welcome to the Land of the Bat, 2008 (detail)

    Saturday July 25, 7pm, Free
    Trials and Troubles: A Night of Songs and Stories with Tom Brosseau, Rachel Kushner, and Benjamin Weissman

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Continuing Education Course

SEM: 41


Community Arts in LA


This course provides students with an opportunity to explore the aesthetic, historical, political and socio-cultural aspects of community based art. Students learn about the myriad of community arts throughout Los Angeles. Class lectures, discussions, reading, and writing assignments focus on the theoretical exploration and practical application of artist led art practices affecting positive change. Alternating site visits (held every other week) include museum education departments such as LACMA, MOCA, SMMoA, The Getty, and arts/cultural organizations, such as Side Street Projects, Armory Art Center, Machine Projects, Watts House Project, The Heart Project, Echo Park Film Center, A Window Between Worlds, and First Street Gallery Art Center. Site visits may change with each semester.

Prerequisite: None

First class materials: Note-taking materials


There are no sections for this course for this semester.
Course Details
Meetings: 15
Credit Hours: 2
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