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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Workshops, Events, Organizations

CIE
 
 
WORKSHOP & EVENT CALENDAR: Spring 2017 Details Coming Soon!

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Sketch Jam Mixer
(First Year AND International Students)

 

Chinese New Year Event

 

Optional Practical Training Workshop

 

 

 

Curricular Practical Training Workshop

 

 

 

Student Pre-Departure Workshop

 

 

 

Student Pre-Departure Workshop

 

 

 

 

For questions about these workshops contact the Center for International Education at international@otis.edu.

 

FALL 2016 CIE WORKSHOPS & EVENTS:

 

Thurs., Aug. 25th-  F-1 Student Orientation

Thurs., Sept. 15th- TISO International Student Assistance Using Native Language Event

Sun., Sept. 25th- TISO Film Screening Event @ the La Mirada Cultural Arts Center: "The Boy and The Beast"

Wed., Sept. 28th-  CIE Travel Study Fair

Sat., Oct. 15th- TISO Social & Cook-Out International Style

Fri., Oct. 28th- TISO Cultural Games at the Commons: Traditional Games from East Asia

Sat., Nov. 5th- TISO Cultural Sports on the Commons Lawn: Bocce, Croquet and Mahjong

Thurs., Nov. 10th- CIE  West African Culutural Luncheon

Mon., Nov. 14th-19th- International Education Week

Tues., Nov. 15th- CIE Traditional Asian Fan Dance Event

Thurs., Nov. 17th- CIE Capoeira Demo Presentation

Thurs., Nov. 17th- CIE Traditional Arabic Folk Dance

Sun., Nov. 20th- CIE Cultural Walk: Leimert Park

Mon. Dec. 12th- TISO Stress Release Day

Tues., Dec. 13th TISO International Goodies Booth

 

 

 

 

 

 

TISO

Team International Student Outreach

 

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Mission Statement
Our mission is to create a supportive community of students, international and domestic, that feels like a family here at Otis, thereby breaking cultural barriers by promoting friendships through open communication and fun group events.

 

 
 
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