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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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Jason Burton

Jason Burton
Assistant Professor
Education: 

BFA Environmental Design, Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles

Undergraduate Architectural Studies, SCI-Arch, Southern California Institute of Architecture, Los Angeles

Undergraduate Studies, Graphic Design & Illustration, Palomar College

Bio/Affiliation: 

Jason Burton is an Environmental Designer and Assistant Professor at Otis College of Art and Design teaching 2D and 3D design in the Product Design and Foundation Departments.  His art and design work expresses a strong commitment to the environment how it informs the fundamental and unifying principals of design.  His wide range of experience in different fields of design and teaching has shaped a more multidisciplinary approach to his work.  His education began in graphic design and illustration at Palomar College to studying architecture at Southern California Institute of Architecture to receiving a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Environmental Arts at Otis College.  His art, sculpture and furniture designs have been featured in various publications, most notably Architectural Digest.  Since 2003 he has been designer for R&D Architects in Venice California since 2003 along with developing his residence as a prototype model to demonstrate the design, renovation, and maintained a sustainable lifestyle.     

AWARDS/HONORS: 

2014 Teaching Excellence Award

Otis Faculty Development Grants: Spring 2009, Fall 2014

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