Alexis Smith – Venice – 10/22/2012

Otis faculty member, Alexis Smith had just returned from Las Vegas where she was in a group show with fellow Venice artists Mark X Farina, Burton Machen and her husband Scott Grieger.  The show, October Surprise - Battleground in the Battle Born was [more]

Lee Clarke, Scott Grieger, Lucas Reiner, Lindsey Schulz, Rashad Navidi, Kour Pour and Joey Wolf – 1019 West, Inglewood – 09/22/2012

During the Otis Alumni/Faculty Studio Bus Tour on September 22, 2012 we revisited the 1019 West building in Inglewood and met up with some amazing Westside Otis Alumni/Faculty artists. Lee Clarke is an abstract painter whose most recent work is [more]

Ed Hamilton, Chuck Arnoldi and Elleni Sclavenitis – Venice – 08/30/2012

On August 30, 2012 we went to visit Ed Hamilton, of Hamilton Press, and Chuck Arnoldi, both longtime Venice residents. It was interesting to hear their stories about the neighborhood and what it was like being artists in the 1970s when real estate [more]