ACT Visiting Artist Lecture: Judy Gelles

Join us Wednesday April 6th at 11:15 am in Ahmanson 301 B for a talk with ACT visiting artist, Judy Gelles, who will present her “Fourth Grade Project” in which for the past eight years Gelles has interviewed and photographed over 300 students from China, India, South Korea, England, Italy, St Lucia, South Africa and multiple areas [more]

Spring 2016 ACT Assistantship Awards

Paid Teaching/Studio Assistantships will be awarded to Otis students or recent alumni to continue assisting at the same K-12 School or Community Arts Organization that they worked at during their Teaching / Community Arts Internship class (or another approved site of their choice). Award Details: The T.A. positions will be awarded through a competitive application [more]

ACT Visiting Artist Lecture: Martin Wong

Otis Artists, Community and Teaching Program hosts a talk with Martin Wong Wednesday Nov. 18 9:30 – 1100:am Ahamanson 301B All are welcome. Martin Wong co-founded Giant Robot magazine in 1994. Since editing every issue of the influential indie, international art, and culture publication’s 16-year run, he has gone on to help create Save Music in Chinatown (SMiC). Drawing upon [more]

ACT Visiting Artist Lecture: Raquel Gutiérrez

Otis Artists, Community and Teaching Program hosts a talk with Raquel Gutiérrez, writer, performer, film actor, curator, publisher, playwright, arts administrator, community organizer, and In Community Program Manager for Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.  Read more here. Wednesday Nov. 11 9:30am – 11:00am Ahmanson 301B All are welcome.

Kathe Beltran, ACT/CE student, exhibition at Westchester Senior Citizen Center

Kathe Beltran, Artists Community and Teaching / Continuing Education student, will exhibit the portraits she painted of members of the Westchester Senior Citizen Center during her Spring 2015 Community Arts Internship as Artist-in-Residence with NEIGHBORGAPBRIDGE. Throughout the four-week exhibition her models will have the opportunity to further participate by writing about the relationship between the [more]

Community Workstudy Positions available in Arts Education

2015-16 Paid Community Work-Study positions are available at  LACMA’s Education Department  artworxLA (continuation high school)  reDiscover Center (teaching sustainability through art making). Students must qualify for Federal Work Study funds. Check the Otis Job Board for details.