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  • Visit the Campus. Get advice on your portfolio. Talk to faculty and students. Learn more about financial aid.

     

    Register now for Open House 2014.

     

    CHECK-IN BEGINS AT 12:30
    WORKSHOPS 

    1:00 – 1:45
    Financing Your Education
    Center for Creative Professions: Create Your Future 

    2:00 – 2:45
    Housing Options: Making a Good Fit

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

     

    This week 4-6pm is Waves to Asia with DJ Pheonix, DJ Z and DJ Kai, bringing some Asian culture to the air waves, including J-Pop, K-Pop and Chinese Pop, as well as popular anime music. Also as part of the show we will feature a talk about Asian food that you can get and try in Los Angeles.

     

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

    This week 4-5pm is Rewind 1976 with DJ’s Gabriel Rojas, Nauseous P, and Little C. Join us to count down the songs on the top of the charts... 1976 style. We'll be playing the hits as if it's that very Autumn day 30+ years ago.

  • Otis Radio: Rap Realm

    Nov 10| Special Event
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    Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

  • Scott Short

    Nov 11| Lectures
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    Scott Short | Born 1964 in Marion, OH | Lives and works in Paris, France 

     

  • Cathy Park Hong's poetry collections include Translating Mo'um and Dance Dance Revolution, which was chosen for the Barnard Women Poets Prize. Norton published her third book of poems, Engine Empire, in 2012. A former Fullbright Fellow, Hong is also the recipient of fellowships from the NEA and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Her poems have been appeared in A Public Space, Poetry, Paris Review, Conjunctions, McSweeney's, APR, Harvard Review, Boston Review, The Nation, and other journals.

  • Monica Majoli

    Nov 13| Lectures
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    Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artist, Monica Majoli.

    Thursday, November 13th 11:115am - 12:30pm

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

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Fashion Design Radar

Oct 30, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Designer Trina Turk assigning fashion directionOn Wednesday, fashion designer Trina Turk visited the senior design class to give them a direction for designing a spring 2016 collection. Turk’s modern, California-inspired clothing line has garnered fans such as actress Mindy Kaling, who has worn Turk’s designs on her show The Mindy Project. Her direction for the class was to “create playful, [more]
Oct 27, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
DSC_0283Last Wednesday, a senior fashion design class took a trip to the Morgan le Fay store in Santa Monica to present their sketches to the owner and designer Liliana Casabal. As a mentor, Casabal directed the students to create a collection for a modern woman “inspired by ocean creatures real and mystical.” In her direction, [more]
Oct 24, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Zaid Affas selecting student sketchesThis Wednesday a senior class in fashion design presented their sketches to designer Zaid Affas. He had given them a direction to create a collection for a modern, chic woman in a major world class city whose lifestyle requires a strong wardrobe for work, travel, and special events. In his guidelines, Affas recommended certain colors, [more]
Oct 20, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Designer Emily Fong and assistantLast Friday, the junior design class presented sketches to their mentor, Emily Fong, designer and CEO of Isobella & Chloe, a clothing line for young girls. Fong had issued a direction to the students to create “a girls’ swimwear collection inspired by a celebratory summer getaway and the ocean.” Fong and her assistant, Gloria Borpus, [more]
Mar 28, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
OtisFashion_Toledo_#159AA21Mentor: Isabel and Ruben Toledo with Lane Bryant Direction: Design a fall collection for the Plus Customer that is technical, modern, joyful and inspired by the freedom of dress that women began to experience in the 1930s
Mar 12, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Otis_Fashion_Design_Todd-Oldham_7Students work with Todd on modern sportswear and dresses inspired by Native American culture. Artist, designer, and TV personality best known as host of Todd Time on MTV’s House of Style, Oldham is president of L-7 Designs Inc. His fashion lines, interior design work, books, and television appearances have introduced millions to his exuberant style and [more]
Feb 20, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Johnny_Was_OTIS_Fashion_Design3Every year talented Otis fashion students work with top design professionals from the fashion industry to design one-of-a-kind collections.
Feb 20, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
under_armour_MARU_ALDEA_OTIS_College2Under Armour produces apparel that keeps athletes cool, dry, and light throughout the course of a game, practice, or workout. OTIS Students finished their mentorship with Maru Aldea creating a series of street inspired garments for Under Armour.
Feb 20, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
nike_OTIS_college_FashionNike challenged the students to design for a new evolution sweeping major cities around the world – Run Crews. A Run Crew is essentially a club of runners that get together weekly to run together, and Nike being the runners go-to brand  began to organize meet ups at locations worldwide. Students worked with Nike’s Material [more]
Feb 20, 2014
Fashion Design Blog
Rod_Beattie_Mattel_Barbie_OTIS_2Swimwear designer Rod Beattie ended his final fitting with a Bang! The show entitled Barbie’s Housewarming Party hosted by Santa Monica Place in Santa Monica, CA  featured all garments created by the junior class on January 18-20, 2014.

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