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]

Science and Sustainable Design lecture: Ilaria Mazzoleni

The Science and Sustainable Design class presents a lecture by Ilaria Mazzoleni, Wednesday March 9th at 9:45am in Ahmanson 512.  All are welcome. IM STUDIO Milano/Los Angeles, founded by Ilaria Mazzoleni, focuses on issues related to sustainable [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]

Otis ALI seniors received Honorable Mentions in the Getting LA to Zero competition

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors seniors Merve Onur and Diana Gonong received Honorable Mentions in the “Getting L.A. to Zero” student competition sponsored by The Living Building Challenge Collaborative - Los Angeles.   “Getting L.A. to Zero” [more]

Sustainability Minor student, Ruby Rios, featured at Spring Green Expo

Ruby Rios, soon to be senior majoring in Toy Design and minoring in Sustainability, exhibited her recent toy designs in the ECO Innovators Showcase of student work at the Spring Green Expo on May 16. This annual event is sponsored by the Metropolitan [more]

Otis Fashion Design projects exhibited at ICFF with PALS

Otis is among several AICAD schools exhibiting student work in the PALS (Partnership for Academic Leadership on Sustainability) booth at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) at the Javitz Center in NYC. A video about the "Six Garment [more]