Billboard Project – Inside the Quad

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The Billboard Project for Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad is in full swing!  Billboards will be up through the entirety of the exhibition, April 12 - July 27, 2014.  For this project, we invited Inside the Quad artists to create three billboards that are located near Otis: Juan Capistrán and Hazel Mandujano, Farrah Karapetian, and Joe Wolek. Billboard Locations can be found below and also on this full size Google Maps page: Billboard Locations "Inside the Quad" Juan Capistrán and Hazel [more]

Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad Exhibition

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The Opening Reception for Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad, on April 12, included live music by Banda Filarmonica Alma del Valle, MFA Thesis exhibition by David Del Francia, and 2014 BFA Juniors Juried Exhibition. All events occurred at Otis College of Art and Design in the Ben Maltz Gallery, Bolsky Gallery, and Fine Arts 107 on the ground floor of the Bronya and Andy Galef Fine Arts Center.  Freeway Studies #2: Inside the Quad is open to the public through July 27, 2014. Inside the Quad [more]

Otis Graduate Studios – Culver City – December 2013

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The Otis Graduate Students studying in the Fine Arts Program, as well as the second-year of the Public Practice Program, have personal studio spaces at Culver City location on West Jefferson Blvd.  Here students cultivate a community, listen to [more]

Gina Lamb – Inglewood – 12/3/2013


Gina Lamb has been doing Social Practice work before the term was coined. This was my first introduction to her practice and I was amazed by the depth and breadth of her projects and her genius and generosity. Most of her work these days is [more]

Steve Hurd – Inglewood – 12/3/2013


In the LA Times, art reviewer David Pagel said “Steve Hurd takes a shotgun approach to painting… .” Our visit was a rapid fire conversation through several bodies of work starting with his newest paintings inspired by his feline companions. This work [more]

Christina Sanchez and Cayetano Juarez – West Adams – 12/2/2013


Christina Sanchez and Cayetano Juarez have been working together on two major projects: “Break + Pausa” and  “TEQUIO AQUÍ, TEQUIO ALLÁ,” that are described in detail on their website.  We spent the majority of our visit together discussing their [more]