Otis Alumni Work on Oscar Winning Animated Film Frozen

Suzan Kim Frozen 2

    Fine Arts alumna Sara Cembalisty ('02) and Digital Media alumna Suzan Kim ('05) work for Disney Animation in Burbank, California and both worked on the animated film, Frozen, which just won the Academy Award for "Best Animated Feature" on Sunday night! Sara, a look development artist, worked on character and environment work, including Marshmallow the Snow Monster and the ballroom, and Suzan, a modeler, worked on crowd characters and the young Elsa and Anna characters, in [more]

Kour Pour (’10) Solo Show in New York and Press

Kour Pour

Fine Arts alumnus Kour Pour's ('10) solo show at Untitled Gallery in New York was a huge success, selling out before the show even opened. He's received a great amount of press for his beautiful paintings. For more information and images, visit nyuntitled.com/2014/01/13/kour-pour. Click the links below for a sampling of some of the press he and his work have gotten: Beautiful Decay: Kour Pour Recreates Carpets in Every Painstaking DetailBusiness Week: Art-Flipping Speculators Boost the Young [more]

Judithe Hernandez (’74 MFA) Featured on KCET about LA Metro Expo Line Commission

Judithe Afternoon Tea

Graduate Fine Arts alumna and muralist/painter Judithe Hernandez has been commissioned as one of the artists for the LA Metro Expo line, making work for the grand terminus station. She was recently featured on KCET Departures' Writing on the Wall [more]

Mark Dean Veca (’85) Designs Shoe for Kobe Bryant

Mark Dean Veca Kobe

Fine Arts alumnus Mark Dean Veca ('85) recently made a painting that commemorates Kobe’s All-Star MVP in 2011 and uses colors to form a reissued “Kobe 6” shoe. Above is a picture of Mark and Kobe (and Mark’s son) at an event held last month at the [more]

Ashkahn Shahparnia (’06) News

Ashkahn Crunk

Urban Outfitters featured Ashkahn Sharparnia ('06 Fine Arts) on their blog once again, in "A Quickie with Ashkahn," in which they described him as "the LA-based illustrator who cuts the crap to relay poetic love sonnets that don’t make you want to [more]

Eduardo Sarabia (’99) Solo Exhibition at Arizona State University

Eduardo Sarabia Moctezuma

Fine Arts alumnus Eduardo Sarabia ('99) currently has a solo exhibition at the Arizona State University Art Museum. "'Moctezuma’s Revenge,' the first comprehensive solo exhibition of works by contemporary Mexican-American artist Eduardo Sarabia, [. . [more]