Full-Time Faculty Toy Design

  • Otis College of Art and Design
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Jun 16, 2020
Full time   Design (all areas)

Job Description

Background: Otis College of Art and Design, established in 1918, has been a national leader in art and design education for over 100 years. The College mission is to prepare diverse students of art and design to enrich our world through their creativity, their skill and their vision. Otis Currently serves approximately 1,100 full-time students, Otis awards the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 11 majors and the Master of Fine Arts degree in four majors. The College is located on two campus sites: the main Goldsmith Campus in West Los Angeles, near Marina Del Rey and the Los Angeles International Airport and the Graduate Fine Arts Campus, located in Culver City. Department Information: Otis College of Art and Design is the only College that has an accredited four-year BFA major in Toy Design. Established in 1997, the program focuses on the entire developmental process of designing and bringing toys to market. Studio classes in the toy design program focus on all the major categories of toys. Original toy concepts are communicated through a combination of skills in conceptual drawing, sculpting, prototyping, digital illustration, graphic representation, and 3D modeling and animation. Storytelling, child development, and manufacturing are important elements in creating toys appropriate to the age and development of the intended customer. Additionally, students learn how licensing, brand development, marketing and packaging are an integral part of the design process. Knowledge of materials and toy safety is essential as well. For more information about Toy Design at Otis College of Art and Design, visit our website at: https://www.otis.edu/toy-design

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