Donghia Designer-in-Residence Lecture by studiomk27

The Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Department at OTIS College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 DONGHIA DESIGNER-IN-RESIDENCE LECTURE by studio mk27 studio mk27 will be represented by founder Marcio Kogan and manager Mariana Simas. Wednesday 25 March 2015 07:00pm Open Seating 07:30pm Lecture Reception following the lecture Ahmanson Auditorium at THE MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, [more]

CYNOSURE won 1st Place in the Fall 2014 Charrette Competition

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors (A/L/I) Seniors Shadi Hashemi’s, Merve Onur’s and JuSung Park’s project CYNOSURE won 1st Place in the A/L/I Fall 2014 Charrette Competition! Each semester, A/L/I students participate in a charrette, which is a design project completed within a limited amount of time and no prior knowledge of the requirements. Solutions must be presented “by hand,” [more]

Studio 5 Public/UrbanArchitecture Midterm Jury

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors (A/L/I) Seniors presented their Studio 5: Public/UrbanArchitecture projects at the midterm jury.       A/L/I Seniors Rex Crafts, Diana Gonong, Shadi Hashemi, Suan Jaen, Merve Onur, Jusung Park, Cynthia Soto, Izzy Savage and Nyann Swain-Welborn presented their urban infill projects to jurors, Coleman Griffith (Architect; Architecture Department Area Head, Pasadena City College), Tracee [more]

Raymond Tran Team won 1st Place in the Copenhagen Charette

Raymond Tran’s team won 1st Place in the Copenhagen School of Design and Technology’s KEA Charette 2014!           The Copenhagen School of Design and Technology (KEA) hosted its KEA Charette 2014 on October 13-17, 2014. Interdisciplinary and international teams of design students explored “how to re-establish local and external interest, pride [more]

Otis Social Space Landscape Extrusion, has graduated from Otis, and will be moving to a new home

The fantastic Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Class of 2010 Installation, Otis Social Space: Landscape Extrusion, has “graduated” from Otis, and will be moving to a new “home”!   While we will miss it very much, Otis’ campus is being expanded and redesigned with several new buildings and a new landscape that will not accommodate Landscape Extrusion. The relocated [more]

Brazilian Urbanism and its Future students presented their projects at a final jury, after returning from their trip to Brazil

Four OTIS B.F.A. students, who participated in Travel Study: Brazil 2014, also enrolled in its associated course, Brazilian Urbanism and its Future.           During spring semester 2014, the students worked with their instructor, Architecture/Landscape/Interiors Adjunct Professor Chava Danielson, in researching, conceiving and developing project concepts that they supplemented with their experiences [more]