Otis Fashion Design Students Create Bicycling Outfits for MTA

Originally published by: By Deborah Belgum  | Thursday, March 10, 2016  | California Apparel News Despite more subways and light-rail train options than ever in the Los Angeles area, ridership has slipped 4 percent in nearly two years. So [more]

Vision LA ’15 : Climate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day nine

Although the Communication Arts department does not explicitly offer classes that focus on sustainability, many of the students recognize the power of graphic design and advertising to influence culture towards making positive changes. Matthew [more]

Vision LA ’15 Climate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day eight

Product Design is another department at Otis that challenges all students, whether they are in the Sustainability minor or not, to create work that is both socially and environmentally responsible. Students work in a range of materials, [more]

Vision LA ’15: Cimate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day seven

Human Ecology, taught by Elektra Grant, is the first required course for Otis students enrolled in the Sustainability minor. The course is designed to engage students in the practice of collaborative, integrative and multidisciplinary research needed [more]

Vision LA ’15 : Climate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day five

One of the required courses for the Sustainability Minor at Otis is Science and Sustainable Design, taught by Lara Hoad and Sam Stier. In this course students learn about climate change, biodiversity, cradle to cradle, Life Cycle Analysis and [more]

Vision LA ’15 : Climate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day three

For the third day of this online exhibition, we go from small garden plots to sustainable cotton farms... The Fashion Department at Otis has been a leader in embedding sustainability issues into their curriculum from their studio courses and [more]

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