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  • Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

  • Objects In Crisis is a series of two-person exhibitions by students in the Photography 3 class. 


    Exhbition 1--November 18-22:  Greg Toothacre and Lani De Soto

    Reception: Thursday, November 20 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 2--December 2-6:  Allison Mogan and Tia Chen

    Reception:  Thursday, December 4 @ 6 pm


    Exhibition 3--December 8-12: Yijia Liu and Cara Friedman

  • Mary Alinder

    Dec 02| Lectures


  • Professor Julia Czerniak is educated in both architecture and landscape architecture, and serves as Associate Dean at the School of Architecture at Syracuse University. Through her own design practice, CLEAR, and most recently as the former inaugural Director of UPSTATE: Syracuse’s SOA’s Center for Design, Research and Real-Estate, Julia’s  research and practice draw on the intersection of landscape and architecture.

  • Alumni from Otis, Art Center, and CalArts are invited to celebrate the holidays at our second annual alumni holiday mixer. Eat, drink, be merry, and enjoy live music! Alumni are invited to bring a guest, but this event is closed to the public.


    RSVP by December 1



Frauke von der Horst

Frauke von der Horst
Senior Lecturer, Art History
PhD (Art History), UCLA; C.Phil. German literature (UCLA); MA (German Literature) Cal St Univ. Long Beach; BS (Pedagogy/Mathematics) Hamburg Univ.

Specializes in critical theory, museology, and modernism. Has lectured extensively on museology both in the U.S. and Germany, and has curated exhibitions at Illinois State Museum, and Long Beach Museum of Art. Member of artist collective FLOOD and co-curates SoundWalk, a soundart event in Long Beach.

Frauke has been teaching part-time at Otis since Spring 1997.