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  • Charlotte Cotton

    “Photography is Magic!”


  • 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

    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

    Born 1975, Inglewood, CA. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.


  • Minor Declaration

    Oct 29| Student Event

    Highly Recommended for Sophomores


College Graduates

Otis offers MFA (Master of FIne Arts) degrees in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Public Practice, and Writing.

Fall Term Entry Fine Arts
Public Practice
January 15*
The online application for the fall term is available on October 1 of the previous year. Applications completed after January 15 will be considered on a space-available basis. Fall classes begin in late August.*
Jan 15 postmark deadline
Summer Term Entry Graphic Design January 15*
The online application for the summer term is available on October 1 of the previous year. Summer classes begin in mid-June. *
Jan 15 postmark deadline
Spring Term Entry Fine Arts
November 1
The online application for the spring term is available on September 1  of the previous year. Spring applicants are admitted on a space-available basis. Spring classes begin in early January.
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