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  • Communication Arts presents a lecture by type designer Raul Plancarte

  • Allison Peck 


    Tied Tides and Small Shifts 


    Opening: Thursday, April 17 from 7-10p
    Onview: April 14-19 from 10-6p
    Location: Bolsky Gallery, Otis College of Art and Design, 9045 Lincoln Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90045

  • Join us for the ultimate genre mash up as we drop the best hip hop and underground hiphop from all over as well as some of the freshest hard hitting electronic music out today. Presented by DJ Chewby (Pamela Torzan), DJ Snowden (Ryan Snowden) Daybid 1X (David Namkoong), and 90’s Kid (Danial Siddiqui) of the Otis Radio class.


  • Come enjoy the awesomeness of Soundtracks from Games, Movies and TV Shows with DJ Tea Time (Joshua Timmons), DJ SurgeMiester (Sergio Betancourt ) and DJ ForGrapeJelly (Steven Escarcega).


  • Fine Arts presents a lecture by painter Mary Weatherford. She received her BA from Princeton and MFA from Bard. Weatherford has shown at David Kordansky Gallery in L.A., LAxART in L.A., Brennan & Griffin in New York, and Debs & Co in New York.  In addition, her work is included in collections of MoMA, LACMA, Hammer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art in San Diego, and OCMA.
    All are welcome
    Series organized by Photography Director Soo Kim
  • “Foregrounds” is a show exploring how we listen to sounds. It utilizes field recordings by blending songs and spoken word pieces with the soundscapes in which we listen to them – whether it be played along with Los Angeles traffic, the sound of a meal being prepared, or waves at the beach. Presented by DJ Derek (Corn), DJ Nasera (Alayon), DJ Max (Miles) of the Otis Radio class.


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    Apr 28| Special Event



Sculpture/New Genres Radar

Apr 14, 2014
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Dorit_CypisCongratulations to Fine Arts faculty member Dorit Cypis, who has been awarded a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship! She is one of 23 awardees in fine arts. As an artist, Cypis uses performative strategies, photography, and social sculpture to explore the psycho-physical-social aspects of history, knowledge and experience. At its heart, the work exposes both paradox and [more]
Apr 8, 2014
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Me94316aaa85a0a94e15bd5b5c4a5a48dFine Arts junior, David Klein, has work in WOCA:  Ten Years of Art In Anaheim at the Carnegie Gallery.  The exhibition features the works of approximately 20 artists who have been part of the WOCA one-day exhibitions in Anaheim over the past decade. The show will run through April 13, 2014. Gallery hours are Tuesday through [more]
Apr 8, 2014
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Dana_sm_0Sculpture/New Genres faculty Dana Duff has been selected as the 2014 Distinguished Educator by Otis College and the LAX Coastal Chamber of Commerce.  As an Eddy Award/Distinguished Educator Award recipient, Dana will receive $2,500, be featured in an article in OMAG, introduced at Commencement, and honored at the annual all faculty Convocation. Congratulations to Dana on her [more]
Apr 5, 2014
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2014JuniorExhibit_Web_ColorThe Fine Arts Department is pleased to present the 2014 Fine Arts Junior Juried Exhibition in Room 107 of the Galef Center for Fine Arts.  The show was juried by Los Angeles-based painter Marc Trujillo.  There will be a reception on Saturday, April 12, 5-7 pm.  Students whose work was selected for the exhibition are [more]
Apr 3, 2014
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CAMPBELLWORKS-LALO1-WEB_0Fine Arts Office Manager and Short House Director Michelle Chong has co-curated WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE IDEA?  The exhibition is the second collaboration between Short House in Los Angeles and The Institute of Jamais Vu (IJV) in London. Both exhibitions are part of Project LALO, an international exchange between dynamic emerging contemporary art spaces in London and [more]
Feb 4, 2014
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  Emily Berl for The New York TimesFine Art Department Chair Meg Cranston’s, recently released book More Than You Wanted to Know About John Baldessari, Vol. 1 and 2 provided material for a quirky tribute to the art world legend at the Japanese American National Museum on February 2.  Artists Read Baldessari, which featured 52 artists reading from the text, was hosted [more]
Dec 18, 2013
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Shanghai at night.Sculpture/New Genres faculty Dana Duff recently visited Shanghai in the People’s Republic of China to teach a one-week, intensive, video art workshop to seniors at East China Normal University.  At the invitation of Steve Anker, Cal Arts Dean of the School of Film and Video, Duff made the trip in late October to work with [more]
Dec 18, 2013
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Holly Tempo, "Cardboard Revival" (installation detail), 2013
House paint, gold leaf, spray paint and marker with framed works on cardboard, variable dimensionsRead review on Instagram by art critic Shana Nys Dambrot of Cardboard Revival, a site-specific installation by painting faculty Holly Tempo @ 2A Gallery here:  Review.
Dec 18, 2013
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Sara Jimenez and Kaitlynn Redell, "The Conversation", 2013
Digital C Print, 25 X 35"Kaitlynn Redell (’09), of the collaborative duo Redell and Jimenez, will have work included in  A “Womanhouse” or a Roaming House? “A Room of One’s Own” Today, curated by Mira Schor at A.I.R. Gallery in Brooklyn. The exhibition will run January 9 through February 2, 2014 with an opening reception on Thursday, January 9, 6-9pm.  [more]
Dec 18, 2013
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The Wall of China Made in America (The Peaceable Kingdom), 1994
Copper plumbing pipe and fittings, approximately 200 pieces of American potterySculpture/New Genres faculty Joel Otterson has been awarded an Artists’ Resource for Completion (ARC) Grant from the Center for Cultural Innovation.  Otterson is one of nine recipients in the 2013 Fourth Quarter round of funding under its ARC grants program, which is designed to enhance the careers of Los Angeles artists by enabling them to [more]