• For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info:

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow


KCET Special on Otis Kite Festival

Jun 23, 2014
Third Anual Otis Kite Festival
Spotlight Category: Event

Award-winning journalist Val Zevalas of KCET highlights the Santa Monica Beach annual event, interviews kite designers, and speaks about alumnus Tyrus Wong, 102-yr old kite designer extraordinaire.

We also have a slideshow from the Kite Festival

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