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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.


Paper Media


EPSON Premium Semimatte Photo Paper

- 10-mil thickness, 260 gram resin-coated photo paper

EPSON Premium luster Photo paper

- 10-mil thickness, 250 gram Luster E surface finsh

EPSON Premium Archival Matte Paper

- 9.5-mil thickness, 230 g, heavy weight, neutral white matte paper

Sticker Paper [Water-Resistant Self Adhesive Polypropylene w/ PrLume]

- 6-mil adhesive-backed film

Matte Canvas [Universal Photo Canvas Matte w/ PreLume]

- Perfect for artist reproductions, portraiture, wall murals, and photo reproductions

Clear Transparency [Clear Polyester w/ Edge Strips]

- Clear version of the ink-jet coated Melinex film


Matte [HP Heavyweight Coated Paper]

- Good for low-cost, long-term applications such as signs and posters.

Semi-Gloss [HP Photo Imaging Semi-Gloss]

- Low-cost, semi-gloss photo paper with indoor & outdoor durability for use with HP & non-HP printers.

Backlit Film [ HP Colorlucnt Backlit]

- Creates long-lasting Duratrans®-like images

Vellum [HP Vellum Paper]

- 100 % cotton fiber. It offers crisp line drawings, sharp text and uniform solid areas


If you would like to print on your own paper you may do so by special request only. You will need to bring your paper in its original packaging to determine if it is safe to use in our printers.


Question: What is PreLume?

Answer: PreLume technology visually enhances graphic output by providing a white point that is brighter, whiter and lasts considerably longer than substrates whitened with typical optical brighteners (OBs). Optical brighteners will turn yellow when exposed to UV light or moisture.