Events
  • Lecture presented by Kata McNamara. From contemporary art museums to independent project spaces to college art galleries, Otis College Director of Galleries and Exhibitions, Kate McNamara, will discuss her dedicated engagement with alternative and not-for-profit art spaces and the vital role these kinds of institutions play in today’s contemporary art world.

  • Open Studios

    Jun 23| Special Event
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    Open Studios: L.A. Summer Residency

    The artists and designers of the first-ever L.A. Summer Residency invite you to their open studio event! The public can join family and friends as they tour the studios and view all of the incredible work produced during the past three weeks. A closing reception will follow from 4-5:30pm.

    The L.A. Summer Residency at Otis College of Art and Design offers an opportunity for artists and designers to work side-by-side in an immersive three-week residency within the vibrant art and design community of Los Angeles.

  • Closing Reception

    Jun 23| Special Event
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    Closing Reception: L.A. Summer Residency

     

    The L.A. Summer Residency at Otis College of Art and Design offers an opportunity for artists and designers to work side-by-side in an immersive three-week residency within the vibrant art and design community of Los Angeles.

    More information about the L.A. Summer Residency Program.

     

    Join us for the closing reception of Otis College’s first residency. 

    Friday, June 23, 2017  

    The Forum | 4:00 PM

  • Sitting in Sound

    Jul 15| Special Event
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    Jesse Fleming, A Theory of Everything, 2015, Installation view.
     
  • Opening Reception

    Jul 15| Special Event
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    L: Nora Slade, Kate Mouse Mickey Moss, 2014, Photo transfer and fabric paint on sweatshirt, cardboard and found objects. R: Marisa Takal, I Love My Sister, 2016, Oil on canvas, 65 x 50 inches.

    Opening Reception for the two-person exhibition of work by the Los Angeles-based artists Nora Slade and Marisa Takal

    Light snacks and refreshments.

    Exhibition on view July 15 - August 19, 2017.

    Bolsky Gallery located across from Ben Maltz Gallery, ground floor, Galef Center for Fine Arts.

  • Amelia Gray is the author of the short story collections AM/PM, Museum of the Weird, and Gutshot, as well as the novels Threats and, most recently, Isadora, published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Her fiction and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Tin House, and VICE. She is winner of the New York Public Library Young Lions Award, of FC2's Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize, and a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. 

  • Image: BijaRi, On the rooftops of Santa Domingo-Savio neighborhood as part of the project Contando con Nosotros, 2011

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FYI for Employers

ABOUT

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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