Events
  • 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.

  • Transfer Day

    Apr 01| Admissions
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    At Transfer Day, prospective transfer students are invited to take a tour of campus, have their questions answered in a one-on-one appointment, and learn how to make a smooth transition to Otis College. If you are considering transferring into one of our programs, please join us on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 12-3pm. 

     

  • 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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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#
3/22/17 Clowns of the Hopi : tradition keepers and delight makers / by Barton Wright ; with illustrations by the author and photographs by Jerry Jacka. E99 H7 W68 1994 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70073
3/22/17 Memory and imagination : the legacy of Maidu Indian artist Frank Day / Rebecca J. Dobkins with Carey T. Caldwell and Frank R. LaPena. E99 M18 D393 1997 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70075
3/22/17 Walk in beauty : the Navajo and their blankets / Anthony Berlant and Mary Hunt Kahlenberg. E99 N3 B5 1977 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70086
3/22/17 Art deco / Victor Arwas. N6494 A7 A65 1992 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70074
3/22/17 The African presence in Mexico : from Yanga to the present / [catalogue coordinated by Claudia Herrera]. N8232 A37 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 53791
3/22/17 Monica Mayer : si tiene dudas ... pregunte : una exposicion retrocolectiva / textos, Karen Cordero Reiman [and eight others] = When in doubt ... ask : a retrocollective exhibit / texts, Karen Cordero Reiman [and eight others]. ND259 M335 A4 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70084
3/22/17 Give me life : iconography and identity in East LA murals / Holly Barnet-Sanchez and Tim Drescher; foreword by Tomas Ybarra-Frausto; with a chapter by Marcos Sanchez-Tranquilino. ND2638 E25 B37 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70089
3/22/17 Defined by design : the surprising power of hidden gender, age, and body bias in everyday products and places / by Kathryn H. Anthony, PhD. NK1520 A58 2017 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70085
3/22/17 The extraordinary in the ordinary : textiles and objects from the collections of Lloyd Cotsen and the Neutrogena Corporation : works in cloth, ceramic, wood, metal, straw, and paper from cultures throughout the world / edited by Mary Hunt Kahlenberg ; photography by Pat Pollard. NK535 C68 E88 1998 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70087
3/22/17 Hollywood jewels : movies, jewelry, stars / Penny Proddow, Debra Healy, Marion Fasel ; photography by David Behl. NK7312 P77 1992 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70071
3/22/17 Loloma : beauty is his name / Martha Hopkins Struever ; with the assistance of Jonathan Batkin and Cheri Falkenstien-Doyle. NK7398 L64 A4 2005 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70070
3/22/17 Walker Evans : the hungry eye / Gilles Mora and John T. Hill ; [translated from the French by Jacqueline Taylor]. TR647 E9 M67 1993 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 53792
3/22/17 Written in the West / Wim Wenders. TR647 W426 1996 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70076
3/22/17 Moholy-Nagy, photographs and photograms / by Andreas Haus ; translation from the German by Frederic Samson. TR654 M6213 1980 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 71245
3/22/17 Viviane Sassen : in and out of fashion. TR655 S283 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70090
3/22/17 Louis Vuitton fashion photography / edited by Michel Mallard ; [authors, Charlotte Cotton ; Martin Harrison ; Michel Mallard]. TR679 C68 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70091
3/22/17 Lisa Fonssagrives : three decades of classic fashion photography / edited, designed and with an introduction by David Seidner ; with a text by Martin Harrison ; project co-ordinator, Diana Edkins. TR679 H374 1996 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70072
3/22/17 New expressions in origami art : masterworks from 25 leading paper artists / Meher McArthur ; foreword by Robert J. Lang. TT870.5 M369 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70088
3/16/17 South Korean nature photography / David Brandon Geeting. N7433.4 G423 S68 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70064
3/16/17 Sleep with me and a ghost / Matt Lifson. N7433.4 L53 S53 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70063
3/16/17 Tucson to Los Angeles / Colin Lindsay. N7433.4 L553 T83 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70065
3/8/17 Graphic history of antisemitism / Jerome J. Forman. DS145 F655 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70060
3/8/17 Stage & screen hairstyles : a practical reference for actors, models, hairstylists, photographers, stage managers & directors / Kit Spencer. GT2290 S64 2009 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70046
3/8/17 Minimalism and fashion : reduction in the postmodern era / Elyssa Dimant ; foreword by Francisco Costa. GT523 D56 2010 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70049
3/8/17 Intersectionality : an intellectual history / Ange-Marie Hancock. HM1091 H357 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70036
3/8/17 Intersectionality / Patricia Hill Collins, Sirma Bilge. HM480 H55 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70041
3/8/17 Feminist studies : a guide to intersectional theory, methodology and writing / Nina Lykke. HQ1180 L95 2011 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70042
3/8/17 I am Jazz / by Jessica Herthel & Jazz Jennings ; pictures by Shelagh McNicholas. NC965 M356 I22 2014 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70035
3/8/17 Lifestyle illustration of the 50s / edited by Rian Hughes. NC968 L538 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70047
3/8/17 Modern vintage illustration / Martin Dawber ; [foreword by Stephen Bayley]. NC997 D39 2012 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70044
3/8/17 Medi?val patterns of the Romanesque period / [design & text by Pepin van Roojen]. NK1260 M34 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70055
3/8/17 Chinese Indigo designs : CD-ROM & book. NK1483 A1 C455 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70051
3/8/17 Geisha & courtesans CD-ROM & book / edited by Allan Weller. NK1484 A1 G457 2009 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70053
3/8/17 Geisha & courtesans CD-ROM & book / edited by Allan Weller. NK1484 A1 G457 2009 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70054
3/8/17 Drawing in the design process : characterising industrial and educational practice (a long-term study carried out over the period 1984-2015) / Pamela Schenk. NK1510 S335 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70043
3/8/17 Kimono patterns. NK8984 A1 K56 2009 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70057
3/8/17 Kimono as art : the landscapes of Itchiku Kubota / edited by Dale Gluckman ; with essays by Dale Carolyn Gluckman, Hollis Goodall, Satoshi Kubota. NK9502.2 K82 K56 2008 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70062
3/8/17 The ultimate book of decorative knots / Lindsey Philpott. TT840 M33 P48 2010 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70048
3/8/17 A social history of the Chinese book : books and literati culture in late imperial China / Joseph P. McDermott. Z186 C5 M345 2006 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70038
3/8/17 Gutenberg in Shanghai : Chinese print capitalism, 1876-1937 / Christopher A. Reed. Z462.86 S46 R44 2004 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70037
3/8/17 The book in the Islamic world : the written word and communication in the Middle East / edited by George N. Atiyeh. Z8 M63 B66 1995 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70040
3/6/17 The materials sourcebook for design professionals / Rob Thompson ; photography by Martin Thompson ; engineering calculations by Nigel Burgess. TA403.6 T56 2017 Reference Reference 70030
3/3/17 At low water : an intertidal memoir / Rebecca Chamlee. N7433.4 C5257 A7 2017 Special Collections Special Collections 70022
3/2/17 The hotel book : great escapes Africa / Shelley-Maree Cassidy ; edited by Angelika Taschen. NA7800 C3 2003 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70026
3/2/17 Daniel Lismore : be yourself, everyone else is already taken / forword by Paula Wallace ; with contributions by Rafael Gomes, Hilary Alexander, and Boy George ; photographs by Colin Douglas Gray. TT505 L57 D35 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70025
3/2/17 Critical fashion practice : from Westwood to Van Beirendonck / Adam Geczy and Vicki Karaminas. TT519 G43 2017 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70024
3/2/17 The harmony guide to knitting stitches. Volume one TT820 H37 1983 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 70005
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