Otis Resource Exchange Announces New Partnership with GUILD

The Otis Resource Exchange just announced a new partnership with a local design/fabrication collective based in Hawthorne called Guild. Guild is opening its doors, or rather its waste bins, to the Otis Community. Guild is a large multi-city [more]

Otis Alumnus, Devin Week featured on Civil Clothing’s blog

Devin Week (Product Design '1o) and Onebooktree, his "Collection Facility and Design Center that takes in and finds a new home for local city scraps" is featured on Civil Clothing's blog. [more]

Otis Fashion Design featured on MOCO LOCO

After seeing the PALS booth at ICFF the staff at the design blog MOCO LOCO featured the Otis Fashion Design Six Garment Diet project on their site. [more]

Resource Exchange

For the past month I've been moving my studio and home and therefore cleaning house. Here are some of the things I've recently donated to the Resource Exchange: plywood, MDF, 2x4's, hardware, wax, threaded rod, thin wire, balsa wood, scale people [more]

upcycling for the holidays

You won't be able to miss the Otis College Student Holiday Sale Dec. 7th and 8th! Decorations will include trees and wreaths made from Astro Turf discovered in the Otis Resource Exchange. 2010 Otis College Student Holiday Sale Tuesday and [more]

Upcycling: The Next Generation

MERGING PERSONAL CREDO WITH PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE Senior thesis Project:  Resource Exchange (aka The Free Store) In the Spring of 2009, I proposed starting a free store/materials exchange to the Otis administration.  The proposal was in [more]