• Daniel Mendel-Black has exhibited widely in the U.S. and abroad. Recent shows include Pretty Lips Are Red at China Art Objects Galleries in Los Angeles, and André Butzer, Marcel Hüppauff, Daniel Mendel-Black, Philipp Schwalb at Galerie Bernd Kugler in Innsbruck, Austria. Mendel-Black’s work is represented in a number of public collections.

  • Join us at the opening of our 2017 exhibition on THURSDAY, JANUARY 19TH at 6:30pm at Otis College Fine Art Graduate Studios. Exhibit curated by GFA Students, Alex Kay and Shirin Bolourchi.

  • Tim Walsh, is the inventor of the board game Blurt!, which sold more than a milion copies. Tim has lincesned toy and game concepts to Hasbro, Mattel, Brio, Educational Insights, Imagine Entertaiment, and others. Be inspired and entertained by the stories behind the creation of blockbuster toys and games.


  • Todd Bradford Richmond presents a solo exhibition of new paintings and installation for his Graduate Thesis at The Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, on view January 22 to February 1, 2017 (closes at 12noon on Feb 1). There will be an artist reception on Saturday, January 28, 2-6pm.

  • Tim Davis's wry photographs find the sublime in the quotidian. Whether shooting an abandoned pair of sneakers, the streets of a nameless suburb, or the corner of a framed painting in a museum, Davis captures the peripheral, everyday beauty of our daily life.

  • Otis College of Art and Design and The Art and Design Department at CSUDH will be partnering to bring two Ceramics Artist, Diego Romero ('90) and Michael Sherrill to give a guest lecture and workshop demonstration to take place at both campuses in conjunction with the 73rd Scripps Ceramic Annua, curated by Joan Takayama-Ogawa (Otis College Faculty member).

  • Workshop at Otis College campus with ceramic artist, Michael Sherrill.


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Apartment for Rent: 2 bedroom plus loft, conveniently located on Manchester near Lincoln, beautiful building with fireplace, views, storage, and private two-car garage.  $3,600 per month; 7301 W. Manchester contact Sherry at

Room for Rent: Private room and bath with kitchen usage.  Fully furnished.  Walking distance to Otis, close to LMU and UCLA Westchester branch.  Available now. $1,000 month includes rent and all utilities.  Apartment bldg has pool and laundry facilities.  Rental based on month to month schedule but will adjust rent to fit semester dates.  One person, no pets, no smoking in apartment.  Call or text 310-489-4352.  Will email pictures of room to you.  Available now - contact: Jan at

Apartment for Rent: 2 bedroom plus loft, conveniently located on Manchester near Lincoln, beautiful building with fireplace, views, storage, and private two-car garage.  Unfurnished location: 7301 W. Manchester, available now; $3,600 per month, email Sherry at:

Now available, this newly completed, fully renovated, spacious, 1,830 SQUARE FOOT, three bedroom, three bathroom corner apratment home offers LUXURIOUS FINISHES THROUGHOUT including central heating and air conditioning, and WASHER AND DRYER in the unit.

This luxury apartment home sits in an 18 unit courtyard style building with elevator that leads to gated parking area and access all units, intercom entry and additional common laundry room.

This spacious floor plan includes a LARGE BALCONY that over looks beautiful residential homes and serene landscapes.  A wide entry hall transitioning to an expansive, light and airy, corner living room and dining area adjacent to an open kitchen.  Contemporary WOOD laminate and ceramic tile floors are installed throughout, accented by wide baseboards, smooth ceilings with crown molding, RECESSED LIGHTING, and double pane windows with wide, CUSTOM WOOD SHUTTERED WINDOW coverings placed for maximum effect.

The fully renovated kitchen is both stylish and functional.  Ideal for the home chef, the kitchen is evenly and fully lit by ceiling recessed lighting, and brand NEW ELEGANT CABINETS with under cabinet lighting.  Other features include beautiful new QUARTZ COUNTER TOPS, and ALL NEW STAINLESS STEEL APPLIANCES, including a convection range, eye level microwave, dishwasher, and a 24 cu. ft. counter depth refrigerator with French doors, icemaker, and water dispenser.

The BATHROOMS ARE FULLY RENOVATED with ceiling recessed lighting, new bathtubs with contemporary glass doors, new wall tiles, and new vanity cabinets with quartz countertops and new matching mirrors.  All three bedrooms feature mirrored closet doors, ample storage space, and linen cabinets.

DON'T MISS OUT on visiting and viewing this unique, luxury apartment home situated adjacent to an upscale West Los Angeles neighborhood, nad minutes from the beaches of Playa del Rey, the marina view restaurants of Marina del Rey, and Los Angeles International Airport and Loyola University are also minutes away.  The new, exciting development of Playa Vista offering restaurants, theaters, and office sites is almost next door as are the digital design and tech firms of Marina del Rey, Venice, and the historic Sony Studios of Culver City. $4,300 per month.  Contact: Jose at

Moving Sale: We live around the corner and work in the VFX industry.  We are moving out of LA and have a few art oriented items for sale.  Drafting table for $25.  Also, two computer desks for sale.  The second desk is the same as the one in the picture.  $50 or best offer. Contact: Darrin - email:

Furniture for Sale: We live close to campus and are moving. We have two leather couches in good condition.  $180 for both.  Cash only and must be able to move. Contact: Darrin Email:

For Rent: Fully furnished, spacious room with private bath in a lovely, private home in Playa del Rey.  A very quiet place for serious study. Cost: $950 plys $50 utilities and wifi Date available: 12/1/16 Contact: Kathy at

For Rent: Completely furnished bedroom and private bath for rent in upscale town house in Playa Del Rey.  Month to month $1650/month includes wifi, utilities. Washer dryer on premises. Private sunny patio and courtyard. I am a female who works from home and I live with a sweet and friendly Golden Retriever. I will consider short term rental with good credit/references. Less than 10-15 minute walk to Otis/Ralphs/Bristol Farms. Contact

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Brief Description: Large furnished private room and private bath. Kitchen privileges. Apartment in Playa Del Rey, near Otis and LMU. Complex has pool and laundry facilities. No pets, no smoking in apartment. Available now. Perfect for student. Can put second bed in room if two students want to share. $1000 per month includes wifi, tv in room, all utilities. Call 310-301-1942 or 310-489-4352 or email Available now. Month to month lease, or can adjust to fit semester dates. Date Available: 9-9-2016

Hello :) my name is Jacob. I'm a senior student at Otis College of Art and Design majoring in Concept Art for animated feature films (character design and storyboard). I'm 26yo just got back from Dubai (where I'm from) and was doing summer internship program over there this summer. I'm looking for a nice private and furnished bedroom preferably Month to Month lease or at least till end of January. The areas I'm looking for are Playa Del Rey, Westchester, SM downtown, Culver City or anywhere near the beach and LAX. You can text or call me! 3109402257 Jacob. Instagram: 296jacobb. Email: Furnished: Yes. Location: Playa Del Rey. Date Available: ASAP

Large private room, furnished, with private bath. Near Otis and LMU. M or F okay. Prefer 1 student but there is room for 2 beds in room so can be shared if desired. $1000 month, includes all utilities, wifi, tv in room, kitchen/cooking privilages. No pets. Prefer non-smoking. Easy bus access. Located across from St. Bernard's High School. Will rent per semester or any length of time over one month. Complex has pool and laundry facilities. Furnished: Yes. Location: Playa Del Rey. Date Available: 9-4-2016. Cost: $1000 per monthor can do per semester.

Large private master bedroom suite (non-furnished) w/private bath.  Non-smoker preferred to share large 2 bedroom apt. in security gated building in Playa del Rey.  Lovely courtyard, quiet low key neighbors.  Coin-op washer/dryer.  Can be funished (extra) or unfurnished.  Close to OTIS, LOYOLA, LAX, grocery stores, public transportation, coffee shops.  Walk to beach.  Asking $1,350/month - available immediately.  Contact Jessica at


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