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  • Lucy Orta (b. Sutton Coldfield, UK, 1966) and Jorge Orta (b. Rosario, Argentina, 1953) founded Studio Orta in 1991. Lucy + Jorge Orta’s collaborative practice focuses on the social and ecological factors of environmental sustainability to realise major bodies of work employing drawing, sculpture, installation, object making, couture, painting and silkscreen printing, as well staging workshops, ephemeral interventions and performances.

  • Otis Community Banquet

    Oct 22| Special Event
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    In conjunction with the exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta
    Wednesday, October 22 | Bobrow Green
    11:30am – 12:30pm: Banquet for participating classes
    12:30 – 1:15pm: Open to Otis Community to view class projects created for Banquet, and sample soup and fruit-infused water

  • Graduate Fine Arts, Visiting Artist Lecture Series presents artists Lucy + Jorge Orta.

    Thursday, October 23rd, 10am

    Graduate Studios: 10455 Jefferson Blvd Culver City CA 90230

  • Artists Lucy + Jorge Orta in conversation with the curators Ginger Gregg Duggan and Judith Hoos Fox of the traveling exhibition Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta. The conversation is followed by a reception. Food - Water - Life / Lucy + Jorge Orta is on view in the Ben Maltz Gallery through December 6, 2014.

  • JP Munro

    Oct 28| Lectures
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    Born 1975, Inglewood, CA. Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

    chinaartobjects.com/artists/jp-munro/

  • Minor Declaration

    Oct 29| Student Event
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    Highly Recommended for Sophomores

  • Rob Spillman

    Oct 29| Lectures
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    Rob Spillman is Editor and co-founder of Tin House, which has been honored in Best American Stories, Best American Essays, Best American Poetry, O’Henry Prize Stories, the Pushcart Prize Anthology and numerous other anthologies. He is also Executive Editor of Tin House Books and co-founder of the Tin House Literary Festival. His writing has appeared in BookForum, the Boston Review, Connoisseur, Details, GQ, Nerve, the New York Times Book Review, Rolling Stone, Salon, Spin, Sports Illustrated, Time, Vanity Fair, Vogue, and elsewhere.

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General Scholarships

Name: Abbott and Fenner Scholarship

Amount (estimated): $1,000

Website: www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm

Deadline: June

Category: Essay

 

Name: Worldwide AIGA Scholarships

Amount (estimated): $2,000-$5,000

Website: http://www.aiga.org/worldstudio-scholarship/

Deadline: March 28, 2014

Category: Essay

 

Name: Art School Scholarship

Amount (estimated) : $500

Website: www.straightforwardmedia.com/art/

Deadline: Check website- various deadlines

Category: Essay

 

Name: Ayn Rand Essay Contest
Amount (estimated) : Check website for details

Website: www.aynrand.org/contests/

Deadline: Check website for details

Category: Essay

 

Name: Dale E. Fridell Memorial Scholarship
Amount (estimated) : Check website- various deadlines

Website: www.straightforwardmedia.com/fridell/form.php

Deadline: January 14, April 14, July 14, October 14

Category: Essay

 

Name: Ebell Flint Scholarship
Amount (estimated) : Various

Website: www.ebellla.com

Deadline: Approx. April (Check website for exact date)

Category: Essay

 

Name: Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
Amount (estimated) : $500 - $5,000

Website: www.eliewieselfoundation.org

Deadline: December

Category: Essay

 

Name: Galvanize the Future Scholarship
Amount (estimated) : $1,000 - $2,500

Website: www.galvanizeit.org/ref/scholarship

Deadline: March

Category: Essay

 

Name: International Furnishings & Design Association Educational Foundation Scholarships
Amount (estimated) : $1,000

Website: www.ifdaef.org

Deadline: March 31

Category: Essay

 

Name: La Quinta Arts Foundation Visual Art Scholarship
Contact (760)564-1244 for details
Amount (estimated) : various

Website: http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-community/visual-arts-scholarship-application/

Deadline: unknown (scholarhip opens February)

Category: unknown

 

Name: Mensa Orange County Scholarship Program
Amount (estimated) : $300-$1000

Website: www.ocmensa.org

Deadline: December 31

Category: Essay

 

Name: Patricia M. McNamara Memorial Scholarship
Amount (estimated) : $2,500

Website: www.patricias-scholarship.org/scholarship.html

Deadline: December

Category: Essay

 

Name: Ronald Reagan College Leaders Scholarship
Amount (estimated) : $1,000 - $7,500

Website: www.thephillipsfoundation.org

Deadline: January

Category: Essay

 

Name: Santa Barbara Foundation Scholarship
Santa Barbara County, CA highschool graduate
Amount (estimated) : $500-$5000

Website: www.sbscholarship.org

Deadline: January

Category: Essay

 

Name: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
Amount (estimated) : Various

Website: www.artandwriting.org

Deadline: Contact the organization

Category: Essay

 

Name: World Studio Foundation
Amount (estimated) : $2,000 - $3,000

Website: http://scholarships.worldstudioinc.com/

Deadline: April

Category: Portfolio

 

Name: Mesothelioma Memorial Scholarship
Amount (estimated): $500

Website: www.straightforwardmedia.com/scholarships2/meso/index.php

Deadline: Aug. 15, Nov. 15, Feb. 15, May 15

Category: Essay

 

Name: All-ink.com college scholarship
Amount (estimated): $1,000

Website: www.all-ink.com/scholarship.aspx

Deadline: December 31

Category: Essay

 

Name: Barbizon Scholarship Program
Amount (estimated): Up to $100,000

Website: www.barbizonscholarship.com

Deadline: Every 24 months

Category: Sweepstake

 

Name: Sam Walton Community Scholarship
Amount (estimated): $1,000

Website: www.walmartfoundation.org

Deadline: See Website

Category: Essay