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  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Adam O'Hern

Adam O'Hern
Senior Lecturer
Education: 

BFA (Industrial Design) Columbus College of Art and Design

Mst.  Masters of Studies, Oxford University

Bio/Affiliation: 

“I design things, and I teach other people to design things.  Building into the lives and careers of other is the most meaningful thing I do.”  Adam O’Hern

An award winning designer of numerous consumer products, Adam is the co-owner and developer of online educational programs in 3-D computer design – SolidSmack.com, cadjunkie.com and engineervsdesigner.com.  He was a former for Black & Decker and Hewlett-Packard and as a freelance designer/consultant for clients that included – Coleman, Carbon Design, Teague, Yummy Media, The Buzz Group. He studied industrial design at Columbus College of Art and Design graduating Cum Laude.  In addition to core Industrial Design he also studied classical drawing/painting, printmaking, ceramics, glass blowing, welding, and bronze casting.  He received his Masters of Studies (Mst) at Oxford University.  He was awarded the prestigious Red Dot Design Team of the Year, CCAD Trustee Scholarship and the Foundation Excellence Award Scholarship.

 

Former designer for Black & Decker, Hewlett-Packard

Freelance designer/consultant for clients including Coleman, Carbon Design, Teague, Yummy Media, The Buzz Group

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Awards: Red Dot Design Team of the Year, CCAD Trustee Scholarship and Foundation Excellence Award Scholarship.

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