Events
  • Public-Library is a cross-disciplinary design studio in Los Angeles. They construct identities, concepts and experiences for brands through the practice of reduction using fundamental typographic theory and experimentation with space and form.

    Ramón Coronado and Marshall Rake met as design students at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. After studying, working, and exhibiting independently for many years—both stateside and internationally—their design philosophy and approach brought them back together as Public-Library in 2011.

  • Sandra Lim

    Mar 29| Lectures
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    Sandra Lim is the author of two collections of poetry, Loveliest Grotesque and The Wilderness, winner of the 2013 Barnard Women Poets Prize, selected by Louise Glück. Her work is also included in the anthologies Gurlesque, The Racial Imaginary, and Among Margins: An Anthology on Aesthetics. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Getty Research Institute.

  • Intern Recruitment Day

    Mar 30| Special Event
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    Continental breakfast will be from 8:00 – 8:45, interviews will take place from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Otis welcomes companies that are recruiting for Summer internships in the following areas: Architecture/Landscape/Interiors, Digital Media, Communications Arts, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Product Design, Toy Design.
  • A quintessentially Los Angeles artist, Larry Johnson has worked for over 4 decades investigating the inherent contradictions between the shiny surfaces and underlying cynical logics of American culture. His works reference the languages of animation (especially the fantasy worlds of Walt Disney), graphic and commercial design, and advertising.

  • A limited number of tickets are available to FUN HOME, an emotionally charged and poignant family drama, inspired by the graphic novel of the same name by Alison Bechdel, in which she explores her coming out and the suicide of her domineering father Bruce. Sign up in the Office of Student Activities located in the Student Life Center Room 150E.

  • Edgar Arceneaux was born in Los Angeles in 1972. He investigates historical patterns through drawings, installations, and multimedia events, such as the reenactment of Ben Vereen’s tragically misunderstood blackface performance at Ronald Reagan’s 1981 Inaugural Gala.

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FYI for Employers

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F-1 Students Seeking off Campus Employment, give the following information to potential employers in order to provide them with a better understanding of the rules and regulations as they pertain to the hiring of international students on an F-1 Visa type.

 

 

FOR EMPLOYERS

Employers: Please note the following regarding international students at Otis College of Art and Design:

 

  • All current students (sophomores to seniors) are eligible to work in the United States, under their F-1 student visa status.  You do not need to provide sponsorship for them to work. 

 

  • All recent graduates are eligible to work in the United States for at least 12 months post-graduation, under their F-1 student visa status.

 

  • Digital Media graduates are eligible for STEM-OPT, which allows them to work for 3 years post-graduation under their F-1 visa status.  Sponsorship not required.

 

  • Otis College will provide their visa paperwork after you provide an Employer Offer Letter (please see sample)

 

 

FOR STUDENTS

PROFESSIONAL PREPARATION

Professional preparation and career counseling are offered through Career Services. From self-assessment to résumé and portfolio review and job search strategies, Career Services prepares students for employment in professions that sustain and support their creative passions.

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

  • All current students that have completed a full academic year are eligible to work in the United States, under their F-1 student visa status, with approval from either the host school or USCIS. You do not need to provide sponsorship for them to work. 

 

  • All recent graduates are eligible to work in the United States for at least 12 months post-graduation, under their F-1 student visa status.

 

  • Digital Media graduates are eligible for STEM-OPT, which allows them to work for 3 years post-graduation under their F-1 visa status.  Sponsorship not required.

 

  • Otis College will provide their visa paperwork after you provide an Employer Offer Letter (please see sample/link)

 

  • If you are a current student or on OPT, please include eligibility to work in the US on the top of your resume. (e.g. "Eligible to work in the U.S. No visa sponsorship required")

 

 

CONTACT

For additional employer or student questions/concerns refer to the Office of Career Services:

Web Links: www.otis.edu/career-services/employers, www.otis.edu/career-services/students

DSO/Asst. Director: Angelina Lee

General Phone: 424-207-2490

General Email: www.otis.edu/career-services/contact

 

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