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  • Otis Fine Arts hosts a Visiting Artist lecture series featuring John Houck, a Los Angeles-based artist. Read more about him here.
    Contact: Soo Kim, skim@otis.edu
  • Join Otis’ new President Bruce W. Ferguson and new Director of Galleries and Exhibitions Kate McNamara at a special reception for alumni and friends at the historic National Arts Club.

    Tuesday, October 6, 2015
    7:00 – 9:00 pm

    National Arts Club
    15 Gramercy Park South
    New York, NY 10003
    Business Casual attire is required by the National Arts Club
    For dress code information, visit: www.nationalartsclub.org (under About Us/FAQs)

  • Angela Flournoy’s first novel The Turner House was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Her fiction has appeared in The Paris Review, and she has written for The New Republic, The Los Angeles Review of Books and elsewhere. Flournoy has taught at the University of Iowa and Trinity Washington University. She lives in Los Angeles.

  • Adam Linder is a choreographer based between Berlin and Los Angeles, working both in theatre and visual art contexts. He has been developing a dance based  format he calls Choreographic Services since 2013. This aspect of his work is focused on underscoring real time and economic conditions that are integral to the discipline of  choreography. At Otis Linder will introduce this format both conceptually and practically, discussing why 'servicing' is the relevant way for his work to publicly engage.  

  • 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.
    October 15, 6:30 - 9:30 pm


User Login Information

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See also: Usernames and Passwords

All students, faculty and staff must use their Xnumber and Password to login to any computer in the labs, classrooms, library and SRC. This system allows Academic Computing to more efficiently monitor access to campus computers and maintain the systems for maximum usability.

Your X-number identifies you as a current student or employee. It is located on your student ID and available from the Registration Office on the 2nd floor of Ahmanson Hall. Your password is generated automatically when you register and is mailed to you before school begins. If you do not have your password you may also retrieve it from the Registration Office by presenting a picture ID.

My X-number would not log me in?

a) Make sure you are including letter X before your number (ex. X200?????) and try to login few times.
b) Check if the network cable (it looks like a phone cable) is plugged in the back.
c) If that does not work, restart the machine and try one more time before seeking a tech


Wireless Access

How can I get my laptop to connect to the OTIS wireless?

Fill out 'MIS NEW USER REQUEST FORM' and bring it along with your laptop to the tech station (Room 401).

How often do I have to get the password for my wireless connection?

Once a year (begining of every fall semester)

Can I access Otis (black & white) laser printers through my laptop?

No, but you can tranfer your file to the Transfer Volume and access your files from another computer.