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  • UpCycle Day 2014!

    Sep 03| Special Event
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    Join us for the 3rd Annual UpCycle Day!

    Learn about the Resource Exchange

    Bring your excess supplies and materials to share and trade. 

    Stock up for the school year with Free supplies and materials. 

    Help divert our collective waste from ending up in landfills.

     

  • Forrest Gander

    Sep 03| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Panic Cure: Poetry from Spain for the 21st Century, an anthology of poems from eleven contemporary Spanish poets, active from the 1960s through the present. Selected and translated by Forrest Gander, Panic Cure is notable for its impressive range of poetic voices.

  • Jan Brandt

    Sep 04| Lectures
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  • Joel Kyack

    Sep 09| Lectures
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    JOEL KYACK Lives and works in Los Angeles.

    ghebaly.com/artists/joel-kyack

  • A dynamic portrait of the life of computer prodigy Aaron Swartz who championed free speech and data sharing, this must-see documentary premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah and was the opening night film at the 2014 Hot Docs International Film Festival in Toronto, Canada. 

    We're excited the film’s director Brian Knappenberger will be our special guest speaker for the Q & A moderated by Movies that Matter series producers Judy Arthur and Perri Chasin after the screening. 

  • Koenraad Dedobbeleer lives and works in Brussels.

     

  • Michael Joyce

    Sep 17| Lectures
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    Otis Books/Seismicity Editions is pleased to publish Twentieth-Century Man by Michael Joyce. Starting with a disappearance, Twentieth-Century Man contemplates issues imbedded in aging, memory, language, family, and even life and death, covering and uncovering many profound mysteries.

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Fashion Design Radar

Jul 8, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Billabong is a world leader in surf apparel and accessory design, from early innovations, such as developing the first leg rope, the tucked-under edge surf board design, and hand-made board shorts with superior functionality, to a full spectrum of offerings for board sports – Surf, Skate, Snow, and Wake – driven by a commitment to [...]
May 8, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Otis College of Art and Design’s 31st Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show, in Beverly Hills, CA on May 4, 2013, raised over $1 million for student scholarships. The annual benefit black-tie gala is Los Angeles’ largest fashion runway show, attracting celebrities, designers, business and entertainment industry leaders, and philanthropists to support burgeoning young talent in [...]
May 3, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
This year at the Annual Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show there will be a silent auction. Guests can bid on and take home original student garments featured in the show as well as works of art, jewelry and other items donated by prestigious Otis alumni who have made their mark in the art and design [...]
May 1, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Check out alumna Claire Pettibone’s blog about mentoring the incredibly talented students at her alma mater. Get a peek into the design process, from design direction, sketches, muslin fittings, all leading up to the juried show voted on by the leaders in the fashion world.
Apr 23, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Sandow Birk (Fine Arts, ’89) is one of the outstanding Otis Alumni who have donated work for the silent auction at this year’s Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show.
Apr 11, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Otis Fashion Design Mentor Bob Mackie talks about what inspires his work, sustainability, what he’s learned since he started in the business, and more.
Apr 9, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
This year’s Jury Show was an amazing success thanks to the Fashion Department. All the mentor projects were on display for designers in the industry to come view the student work along with Otis Alumni. Viewers were given ballots to vote and make comments on all garments. Here are some photos for anyone who missed [...]
Apr 5, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Mark Dean Veca (Fine Arts, ’85) is one of the outstanding Otis Alumni who have donated work for the silent auction at this year’s Scholarship Benefit and Fashion Show.
Apr 4, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Students all gathered to help the fashion department prepare for the Jury show. The show will be held tomorrow at the California Mart and alumni along with mentors will all join to view the show.
Apr 4, 2013
Fashion Design Blog
Bob Mackie stopped by the Otis fashion department to meet with seniors. A lot of progress has been made by seniors on this mentor team in a weeks time! Here are photos from our fitting! 

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