• Mining fields like education, cinema, psychology, literature and art history Anna Craycroft examines cultural models for fostering individuality. Through drawings, paintings, videos, sculptures, furniture, installations, books, workshops, or curatorial projects she works thematically on a single thesis over a series of exhibitions.

  • In his lecture, Laurence Rickels reenters the exchange between Walter Benjamin and Alexander Mette, which led to Mette’s review of Ursprung des deutschen Trauerspiels in Imago and brought Benjamin to consider the clinical picture of schizophrenia, the topic of Mette’s dissertation-book, which he in turn reviewed.

  • Artist Anna Craycroft, of the current exhibition Tuning the Room in Ben Maltz Gallery, in discussion with artist and curator Micah Silver.

  • Emily Thorpe's art work addresses the twisting formation of memory through spatial relations and moments of domesticity. She will be presenting a solo exhibition for her Graduate Thesis at The Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art & Design, on view February 20 to February 25, 2017. There will be a closing reception on Saturday, February 25, 6-9pm.

  • Solmaz Sharif

    Mar 01| Lectures

    Solmaz Sharif’s first collection, Look, was recently published by Graywolf Press and is a 2016 National Book Award finalist. Her poetry has appeared in the New Republic, Granta, Poetry, and other journals. Her first collection, Look, was recently published by Graywolf Press. A former Stegner Fellow, she is currently a lecturer at Stanford University and lives in the Bay Area.

  • Brendan Folwer was born 1978, Berkeley, California and lives and works in Los Angeles. His solo exhibitions include New Portraits (2017), Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles, Portraits (2016), Mathew, New York and New Pictures, Six Sampler Works, and Benches (2015), Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles.


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#
2/2/17 Jay DeFeo : works and notes / Marc Selwyn, Christine Burgin. N6537 D424 A4 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69962
2/2/17 Bill Moss : fabric artist & designer / Marilyn Moss. NA737 M728 M67 2013 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69955
2/2/17 Pixar and the aesthetic imagination : animation, storytelling, and digital culture / Eric Herhuth. NC1766 U52 P58349 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69959
2/2/17 Rothko : dark palette / text by Arne Glimcher. ND237 R725 A4 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69961
2/2/17 Designed by Apple in California / introduction by Jony Ive ; photography, Andrew Zuckerman. QA76.8 A66 D465 2016 Oversize Books 69964
2/2/17 Afterimage : critical essays on photography from the journal Afterimage 1977-1988 / James R. Hugunin. TR187 H84 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69963
2/2/17 Eros / curator of photographs, Linda Ferrer ; text editor, Jane Lahr. TR676 E7 1996 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69957
2/2/17 Peter Lindbergh a different vision on fashion photography / edited by Thierry-Maxime Loriot. TR679 L56 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69958
2/2/17 Photography calling! / [Herausgeber] Inka Schube, Thomas Weski ; Sprengel Museum Hannover in Kooperation mit der Niedersachsischen Sparkassenstiftung. TR820.5 P49 2011 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69956
2/2/17 Alexander McQueen : unseen / Robert Fairer ; introduction and collection texts by Claire Wilcox. TT505 M37 F257 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69960
1/27/17 Dietrich / Alexander Walker :illustrations from the Kobal Collection. Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69944
1/27/17 Making deep games : designing games with meaning and purpose / Doris C. Rusch. GV1230 R87 2017 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69948
1/27/17 Pipilotti Rist : Pixel Forest / edited by Massimiliano Gioni and Margot Norton. N7153 R57 A4 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69949
1/27/17 The age of innocence : a portrait of the film based on the novel by Edith Wharton / Martin Scorsese, Jay Cocks ; edited by Robin Standefer ; production photographs by Phillip V. Caruso. PN1997 A31183 S26 1993 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69946
1/27/17 Striking poses / Richard Schickel ; photographs from the Kobal Collection ; picture editors, Simon Crocker, Carol Rubinstein. PN1998 A2 S35 1987 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69945
1/27/17 Look inside : cutaway illustrations and visual storytelling / by Juan Velasco and Samuel Velasco ; edited by Juan Velasco, Samuel Velasco, Sven Ehmann, and Robert Klanten. T11.8 V85 2016 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69947
1/27/17 Allure / Diana Vreeland with Christopher Hemphill. TR679 V7323 2002 Oversize Books 69943
1/27/17 Poolside with Slim Aarons / introduction by William Norwich. TR681 F3 A27 2007 Main Campus Book Stacks Books 69942
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