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  • Torbjørn Rødland is a Los Angeles-based photographer known for portraits, still lives and landscapes that transcend their often banal settings and motifs and move into the otherworldly. Since the late 1990s, his work has been exhibited widely.

     

    Image: Torbjørn-Rødland-courtesy-MACK-www.mackbooks.co.uk

     

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  • Composer Kubilay Üner offers a reactive experience with a live presentation of a new composition made in response to the exhibition Angie Bray: Shhhh. The performance will be interspersed with conversation between Üner and Bray.

  • Kathryn Andrews gets some of her best ideas driving around Los Angeles, where the visual contradictions she sees every day find their way into her art. Andrews, who is originally from Mobile, Alabama, is known for the commonplace objects she fabricates from highly polished and painted metal, into which she incorporates inexpensive or borrowed finds, including rented Hollywood props.

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    Los Angeles Premiere Screening of 

    The State of Creativity

    A Look into the Otis Report on the Creative Economy

    Otis College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the formation of a media partnership with KCETLink. The partnership will bring the 2014 Otis Report on the Creative Economy of the Los Angeles Region and the State of California into the digital age through an interactive, multi-platform presentation developed by, and for, KCETLink’s award-winning arts and culture series, Artbound.

  • Angie Bray is something of a Renaissance woman with a wide range of artistic abilities and interests encouraged and enriched by her upbringing and her liberal arts education. She spent her childhood in the countryside outside Philadelphia where she attended a girls’ school that emphasized music, drama, and art in addition to academics. She studied at La Sorbonne in Paris and earned a Bachelor of Arts from Sarah Lawrence College in New York, followed by a Masters in Education from Harvard University in Massachusetts.

  • Sean Cully

    Bolsky Gallery

    Otis College of Art and Design

    9045 Lincoln Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90045
    (310) 846-2614

     

  • Orange County Premiere Screening of 

    The State of Creativity

    A Look into the Otis Report on the Creative Economy

    Otis College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the formation of a media partnership with KCETLink. The partnership will bring the 2014 Otis Report on the Creative Economy of the Los Angeles Region and the State of California into the digital age through an interactive, multi-platform presentation developed by, and for, KCETLink’s award-winning arts and culture series, Artbound.

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Fine Arts

Alumna Flora Kao at El Segundo Museum of Art

As part of the art experience “HOME” at the El Segundo Museum of Art (ESMoA), featured guest artist and Fine Arts alumna Flora Kao (’08) will help visitors snap their way through the #homephotohunt, map their own home, and use creative folding techniques to transform their maps into an origami house or book.  Art making materials will be available for all ages and ability levels.
 
Family Day is sponsored by Chevron, and admission is free.
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Nancy Lupo

Nancy Lupo is a Los Angeles based artist who has attended Flagstaff Arts and Leadership Academy, Pratt Institute, Cooper Union School for the Advancement of Science and Art, and École Nationale Superiérieur des Beaux-Arts in Paris, France. 

 

Learn more about the artist here.

Visiting Artist Lecture: Cyrill Lachauer

Using methods from the field of cultural anthropology, the German-born artist Cyrill Lachauer explores landscapes and places, the transformation of signs and artifacts and the manner in which traditions and stories affect our cultural imagination. 
 
Learn more about the artist here.

Visiting Artist Lecture: Rea Tajiri

Rea Tajiri is a New York based filmmaker and educator who has written and directed an eclectic body of dramatic, experimental, and documentary films currently in commercial and educational distribution. She is also an Associate Professor at Temple University in the Film Media Arts Department.
 
Learn more about the artist here.
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Silke Otto-Knapp

Silke Otto-Knapp is a painter and associate professor of painting and drawing at UCLA. 
 
She has had recent one-person exhibitions at Overduin and Kite, Los Angeles; Galerie Buchholz, Berlin; the Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive; Greengrassi, London; Sadler’s Wells Theatre, London; Kunstverein Munich, Germany; Gavin Brown’s Enterprise, New York; the Banff Centre, Canada; Modern Art Oxford, UK; and Tate Britain, London.
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Kahlil Joseph

Kahlil Joseph is an award-winning Los Angeles-based filmmaker. His most recent film was the evocative “Until The Quiet Comes,” featuring music from the Flying Lotus album of the same name. The film received widespread critical acclaim and won the Grand Jury Prize for Short Films at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and in 2013 won “Video of the Year” at the UKMVA’s. 
 
He also directed the music video “Video Girl” for FKA Twigs and a short fashion film for the French luxury design house Kenzo. 
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Kathryn Andrews

Kathryn Andrews gets some of her best ideas driving around Los Angeles, where the visual contradictions she sees every day find their way into her art. Andrews, who is originally from Mobile, Alabama, is known for the commonplace objects she fabricates from highly polished and painted metal, into which she incorporates inexpensive or borrowed finds, including rented Hollywood props.

Visiting Artist Lecture: Charlie White

Charlie White is a photographer and filmmaker whose work has been exhibited internationally since 1999. White holds the position of Associate Professor at the University of Southern California’s Roski School of Fine Arts.
 

Visiting Artist Lecture: Brendan Lynch

A member of the Brooklyn-based organization The Still House Group, Brendan Lynch works across a range of mediums, focusing on material abstractions in graphite and aluminum on wood, tie-dyed canvases, and drawings and spray paintings directly on gallery walls.

Visiting Artist Lecture: Fiona Connor

Auckland artist Fiona Connor is currently based in Los Angeles, where she graduated with a Master of Fine Arts from CalArts.
 

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