• Todd Bradford Richmond presents a solo exhibition of new paintings and installation for his Graduate Thesis at The Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, on view January 22 to February 1, 2017 (closes at 12noon on Feb 1). There will be an artist reception on Saturday, January 28, 2-6pm.

  • Tim Davis's wry photographs find the sublime in the quotidian. Whether shooting an abandoned pair of sneakers, the streets of a nameless suburb, or the corner of a framed painting in a museum, Davis captures the peripheral, everyday beauty of our daily life.

  • Under Armour on Campus

    Jan 24| Student Event
    Career Services is hosting Under Armour for Lunch & Learn and portfolio reviews. They are actively recruiting for paid summer internships and post grad employment in the following areas: Accessories Design Apparel Design Graphic Design – Apparel, Brand, Retail and Web Film & Video Production Footwear Design Technical Design, Patternmaking & Product Fit
  • Otis College of Art and Design and The Art and Design Department at California State University Dominguez Hills will be partnering to bring two Ceramics Artist, Diego Romero ('90) and Michael Sherrill to give a guest lecture and workshop demonstration to take place at both campuses in conjunction with the 73rd Scripps Ceramic Annua, curated by Joan Takayama-Ogawa (Otis College Faculty member).

  • Workshop at Otis College campus with ceramic artist, Michael Sherrill.

  • James Hannaham

    Jan 25| Lectures

    James Hannaham is the author of the novels Delicious Foods, which won the 2016 PEN/Faulkner Award, and God Says No, a Stonewall Honor Book and a Lambda Literary Award finalist.

  • Asher Hartman is an interdisciplinary artist, playwright and director whose work at the junction of visual art and theater centers on the exploration of the self in relation to Western histories and ideologies. 


New Books List


This is a list of books added to the Otis Library in the last month, and is updated nightly. To change the order in which the books appear, click on a heading to sort by that field.

Date Added Title Call Number Location Item Type Item#
1/19/17 Sheela na gig : the dark goddess of sacred power / Starr Goode. BL458 G649 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69935
1/19/17 Golden kicks : the shoes that changed sport / Jason Coles. GV749 S64 C64 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69934
1/19/17 The lightning field / Kenneth Baker. N6537 D432 A68 2008 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69933
1/19/17 My life in design / Terence Conran ; creative consultant, Stafford Cliff ; contributing editor, Matthew Riches. NK2047.6 C66 A2 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69936
1/19/17 The undoing project : a friendship that changed our minds / Michael Lewis. QP360.5 L49 2017 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69915
1/16/17 Symbols : a handbook for seeing / Mark Fox and Angie Wang ; foreword Steven Heller ; principal photography Mark Serr. AZ108 F69 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69924
1/16/17 American Indian design and decoration / Le Roy H. Appleton. E59 A7 A6 1971 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69909
1/16/17 USSR / Marion Sichel. GT1040 S53 1986 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69910
1/16/17 The art of rebellion IV : masterpieces of urban art. GT3912 A78 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69931
1/16/17 French fashion plates in full color from the Gazette du bon ton (1912-1925) : 58 illustrations of styles by Paul Poiret, Worth, Paquin, and others / as rendered by Georges Lepape, George Barbier et al. GT880 F73 1979 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69917
1/16/17 Paris fashions of the 1890s : a picture source book with 350 designs, including 24 in full color / edited by Stella Blum. GT887 P27 1984 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69927
1/16/17 Parisian costume plates in full color (1912-1914) : 60 plates / by George Barbier et al. GT887 P29 1982 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69918
1/16/17 Ballet & modern dance / Susan Au ; introduction by Selma Jeanne Cohen. GV1787 A79 1988 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69913
1/16/17 Cotton : companies, fashion & the fabric of our lives / Joseph H. Hancock, II, Nioka N. Wyatt & Tasha L. Lewis. HD9875 H35 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69929
1/16/17 Dennis Oppenheim : body to performance, 1969-73 / Nick Kaye and Amy van Winkle Oppenheim. N6537 O66 A4 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69907
1/16/17 Consuming stories : Kara Walker and the imagining of American race / Rebecca Peabody. N6537 W264 P43 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69922
1/16/17 Craft notes for animators : a perspective on a 21st century career / Ed Hooks. NC1765 H663 2017 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69906
1/16/17 Animation and the American imagination : a brief history / Gordon B. Arnold. NC1766 U5 A76 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69928
1/16/17 Framed perspective. Vol. 1, Technical perspective and visual storytelling / Marcus Mateu-Mestre. NC750 M38 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69930
1/16/17 Geek-art : an anthology : art, design, illustration & pop culture / curated by Thomas Olivri. NC998.4 G44 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69923
1/16/17 The art of the Bible : illuminated manuscripts from the Medieval world / Scot McKendrick, Kathleen Doyle. ND3355 M36 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69932
1/16/17 Native American vector motifs / edited by Alan Weller. NK1530 N388 2011 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69911
1/16/17 The art of Rogue One, a Star Wars story / written by Josh Kushins ; forewords by Doug Chiang, Neil Lamont, and Gareth Edwards. PN1997.2 S7527 K87 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69908
1/16/17 Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections / written by Britt Salvesen and Jim Shedden with Paul Koudounaris, Keith McDonald, and Roger Clark ; edited by Britt Salvesen, Jim Shedden, and Matthew Welch ; original illustrations by Guy Davis. PN1998.3 T583 G85 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69920
1/16/17 Jackie and Cassini : a fashion love affair / Lauren Marino. TT505 C345 M37 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69919
1/16/17 The fashion of film : how cinema has inspired fashion / Amber Butchart. TT506 B883 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69921
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