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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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Graduate Graphic Design (Accelerated Program)

The following is the alternate 3 year graduate graphic design program. Please visit the courses section for the primary schedule and course descriptions.

 

First Year

 

 

Summer

 

Fall (off-site)

 

Spring

GRDS 500

Seminar I

6.0

 

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GRDS 620

Studio Topics: Typography and Type Design

2.0

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GRDS 630

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

2.0

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GRDS 640

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

2.0

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GRDS 650

Visiting Artist Critique

2.0

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AHCS 576

Theory and Criticism

3.0

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GRDS 799

Directed Studies

 

8.0

7.0

GRDS 600

Seminar II

 

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6.0

AHCS 577

Contemporary Graphic Design Issues

 

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3.0

GRDS 622

Studio Topics: Type

 

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2.0

Credits per Semester

 

17.0

8.0

18.0

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                       

Second Year

GRDS700

 

Seminar III

Summer   

6.0

 

 

GRDS 622**

Studio Topics: Typography and Type Design

2.0

 

 

GRDS 632**

Studio Topics: Social Responsibility of the Designer

2.0

 

 

GRDS642**

Studio Topics: Advancing the Discipline

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GRDS790

Final Project

4.0

 

 

AHCS578

Special Topics in Design

3.0

 

 

Credits per Semester

 

17.0

 

 

 

*Must be recommended by MFA portfolio committee

**Students must choose two of these courses

 

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