Events
  • In his lecture, Laurence Rickels reenters the exchange between Walter Benjamin and Alexander Mette, which led to Mette’s review of Ursprung des deutschen Trauerspiels in Imago and brought Benjamin to consider the clinical picture of schizophrenia, the topic of Mette’s dissertation-book, which he in turn reviewed.

  • Artist Anna Craycroft, of the current exhibition Tuning the Room in Ben Maltz Gallery, in discussion with artist and curator Micah Silver.

  • Emily Thorpe's art work addresses the twisting formation of memory through spatial relations and moments of domesticity. She will be presenting a solo exhibition for her Graduate Thesis at The Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, on view February 20 to February 25, 2017. There will be a closing reception on Saturday, February 25, 6-9pm.

  • Solmaz Sharif

    Mar 01| Lectures
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    Solmaz Sharif’s first collection, Look, was recently published by Graywolf Press and is a 2016 National Book Award finalist. Her poetry has appeared in the New Republic, Granta, Poetry, and other journals. Her first collection, Look, was recently published by Graywolf Press. A former Stegner Fellow, she is currently a lecturer at Stanford University and lives in the Bay Area.

  • Brendan Folwer was born 1978, Berkeley, California and lives and works in Los Angeles. His solo exhibitions include New Portraits (2017), Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, Portraits (2016), Mathew, New York and New Pictures, Six Sampler Works, and Benches (2015), Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles.

  • One of two "Show and Tell" hands-on book events held inside the exhibition Tuning the Room in the Ben Maltz Gallery, featuring selections from the highly regarded Millard Sheets Library Artists’ Books Collection.

     

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Welcome to Facilities Management department!

The Mission of Facilities Management is to assist Otis College of Art and Design in meeting the goals of the Strategic Plan by effectively and efficiently managing the maintenance and operation of the facilities along with services under its jurisdiction, to the extend resources allow. We strive to do this by producing high quality services through teamwork and recognizing the importance of people, those receiving and those delivering the service.


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Additionally, to commemorate the National Public Health Week, President Obama issued a proclamation recognizing the value public health workers deliver to our country every day. The text of the prclamation can be found here.


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Contact Information

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm (lunch break 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

Office Phone: (310) 665-6872

The Facilities Management staff will assist with emergency requests and calls from Monday to Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm


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