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  • Rendering female models and celebrities on large-scale canvases and with quick, expressive brushstrokes, painter Katherine Bernhardt examines representations of beauty in mainstream media and fashion photography. She paints her subjects with severe, exaggerated features and emaciated limbs that sometimes morph into abstraction, recalling the works of Pablo Picasso. “Some people ask if I hate the models I paint,” she says. “I say no, I don't hate them.

  • 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.

     

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Life at Playa Del Oro

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Life at Playa Del Oro

Playa del Oro Apartments, home to the Otis Student Housing Program, is in one of Southern California’s most desirable communities and only two blocks from Main Campus. Owned and operated by Decron Properties, the contemporary design creates a light and airy feel. Nestled in a dynamic canopy of lush flowers, trees and tropical plants are a spa, sparkling pool with barbeques, a fitness center, and a resident lounge.  Nearby are restaurants, shops, and beaches.
Each furnished two-bedroom unit has two baths, modern kitchens with built in appliances, resident-controlled entry and access, parking, access to pool and Jacuzzi, and fitness center. Students participate in programming (i.e. seminars, workshops, events) and have access to on-site staff.
The Coordinator of Residence Life and Housing oversees trained Resident Assistants who reside in each apartment unit, providing supervision for the first-year residents.

(subject to change anually)
Double Room Occupancy: $4,500.00 per semester
Single Room Occupancy: $9,000.00 per semester
Refundable Security/Damage Deposit: $550.00

Included are:

  • Apartment Unit
  • Fully Furnished Rooms
  • Utilities: i.e. gas, water, electricity
  • Cable TV and Wireless Internet
  • The Playa Del Oro Amenities
  • Parking Space
  • Proximity to Otis
  • Resident Assistant Supervision
  • Community Programming

 


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