FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Do It Now: Live Green
August 25-October 20, 2007
Public Reception: August 25, 4-7 pm
Ben Maltz Gallery
Otis College of Art and Design
This exhibition features household products and services made from renewable, recycled, and repurposed sources by individuals and companies who are manufacturing and distributing with environmental integrity. It celebrates today’s evolving consciousness and innovation in green technology.
Curated by Colette Brooks of Big Imagination Group and Biobling, Meg Linton of Otis’ Ben Maltz Gallery, and Yvette Roman of Beyond the Lawn.
Related events such as tours, conversations, films, and lectures, are posted at http://www.otis.edu/otisspeaks
Opening Reception Saturday, August 25, 4-7pm with live music by DJ Paul V. host of the Smash Mix & Neon Noise on Indie 103.1, a special appearance by the Chico Bag Plastic Bag Monster and tasty treats and swag from Whole Foods
9045 Lincoln Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90045
Parking & Admission: Free. Visitor parking in structure on La Tijera
Gallery Tours: 310.665.6909 to schedule tours for school, museum or other groups
Web site, http://www.otis.edu/benmaltzgallery
Hours: Tue-Sat, 10am-5pm / Thu, 10am-7pm. Closed Mondays and major holidays
Gallery Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 10am-5pm
Founded in 1918, Otis College of Art and Design prepares diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, their skill, and their vision. The College offers an interdisciplinary education for 1,100 full-time students, awarding BFA degrees in advertising design, architecture/landscape/interiors, digital media, fashion design, fine arts, graphic design, interactive product design, painting, photography, sculpture & new genres, and toy design; and MFA degrees in fine arts, graphic design (summer ’08), public practice, and writing. Continuing Education offers certificate programs as well as personal and professional development courses.