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 Faculty and Alumna workshops at the Hammer Museum’s Family Day

ACT Director, Michele Jaquis and ACT Alumna, Marissa Magdalena Sykes (’08), were among the great artists presenting workshops for the Hammer Museum’s Family Day: Community Studio on September 12th.   Marissa Magdelena’s workshop was inspired by the exhibition Perfect Likeness: Photography and Composition and asked participants to explore composition and character through movement. Michele’s workshop [more]

ACT Alumna, Maricela Aviña’s first solo exhibition

ACT Alumna, Maricela Aviña (’11), will have her first solo exhibition at Casita Del Pueblo in Whittier, June 27 – July 9. 

ACT Alumni Teaching at Local Museums

Several ACT Alumni are teaching at various museums throughout LA and here are two upcoming workshops… This Sunday May 4th from 9am-3pm, Marissa Magdalena Sykes (’08) will be teaching a free workshop for teachers at the Getty: Create + Connect Workshop: Heaven and Earth: The Art of Byzantium. Teachers “will learn about Byzantine art and culture; and how [more]

Teacher Credentialing Info Session with visiting Alumni

This morning Otis alumni Christine Choi (’06) and Jeannie Lou Estonactoc (’12) came back to campus to share their experiences of finishing their Single Subject in Art Teaching Credential. Jeannie is in her second semester at Cal State Long Beach’s Credential Program. She explained the curriculum and which classes were waived because of her completion [more]

Visiting artist Christina Sanchez Juarez

The Artists, Community and Teaching Program presents visiting artists and alumna Christina Sanchez Juarez Wednesday, April 2, 2014 Otis College of Art and Design 9045 Lincoln Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90045 Ahmanson Building room 307 10:00 – 11:00AM Free and open to the public Christina Sanchez Juarez is a socially and politically engaged artist working in [more]