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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

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Conduct and Student Responsibility

 

 

As members of the Otis College community you are:
Expected to behave responsibly at all times. The College expects and trusts you to be honest in your studio, classroom, and community endeavors. This honor system is the basis for the College’s operations and activities.

What is unacceptable behavior?
The Code of Conduct has been established to explain what constitutes unacceptable behavior, the procedures regarding discipline, and the student’s responsibilities as a member of the Otis College community. The Code of Conduct can be found in The Hoot on the Student Handbook page.

How do I report a Conduct Violation?*
All violations should be reported promptly to a member of the Student Conduct Committee, which is comprised of the Dean of Student Affairs, the Provost, and the Vice President of Administration and Finance.  Report all violations using the Student Incident Report Form
*C.E. students should report all violations to the Dean of Continuing Education.

What is an interim suspension?
An interim suspension may be imposed by the Assistant Dean and/or the Dean of Student Affairs or a designee pending disciplinary proceedings or medical evaluation. An interim suspension becomes immediately effective without prior notice whenever there is evidence that the continued presence of the student on the College campus poses a substantial threat to himself or herself or to others or to the stability and continuance of normal College functions.
An interim suspension or dismissal from a C.E. class or program may be imposed by the Dean of Continuing Education without prior notice.