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Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 3.7k views52 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Otis College of Art and Design and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Otis College of Art and Design, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Otis College of Art and Design include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Otis College of Art and Design alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Otis College of Art and Design are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Otis College of Art and Design.

List includes Kim Gordon, Rick Owens and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Otis College of Art and Design?” and “Which celebrities are Otis College of Art and Design alumni?”
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    Rick Owens is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Rick Owens

    Fashion designer, Designer

    Age57

    BirthplacePorterville, California

    Richard Saturnino Owens, known as Rick Owens, is an American fashion designer from... more on Wikipedia
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    Bas Jan Ader is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni
    Bastiaan Johan Christiaan "Bas Jan" Ader (19 April 1942 – disappeared 1975) was a Dutch... more on Wikipedia

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    #10 of 25 People Who Disappeared Mysteriously in 1970s#45 of 112 People Who Disappeared Mysteriously

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    Carlos Almaraz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni
    Carlos Almaraz (October 5, 1941 – December 11, 1989) was a Mexican-American artist and an... more on Wikipedia
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    Kim Gordon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Kim Gordon

    Fashion designer, Bassist

    Age67

    BirthplaceRochester, New York, USA

    Kim Althea Gordon (born April 28, 1953) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, visual... more on Wikipedia

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    #75 of 186 The All-Time Best Rock Bassists#1180 of 1,728 The Best Rock Bands of All Time

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    Kerry James Marshall is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Kerry James Marshall

    Painter, Artist

    Age64

    BirthplaceBirmingham, Alabama

    Kerry James Marshall (born October 17, 1955) is an American artist born in Birmingham,... more on Wikipedia
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    Philip Guston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Philip Guston

    Painter, Artist

    AgeDec. at 67 (1913-1980)

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Philip Guston (pronounced like "rust"), born Phillip Goldstein (June 27, 1913 – June 7, 1980),... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Robert Motherwell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Robert Motherwell

    Painter, Printmaker

    AgeDec. at 76 (1915-1991)

    BirthplaceAberdeen, Washington

    Robert Motherwell (January 24, 1915 – July 16, 1991) was an American painter, printmaker, and... more on Wikipedia
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    Dorothy Jeakins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Dorothy Jeakins

    Costume Designer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1914-1995)

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California

    Dorothy Jeakins (January 11, 1914 – November 21, 1995) was an American costume designer. Born... more on Wikipedia
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    Bob Gregory is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Bob Gregory

    Cartoonist

    AgeDec. at 82 (1921-2003)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Bob Gregory may refer to: Bob Gregory (comics) (1921–2003), American comics artist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Alison Saar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Alison Saar

    Artist

    Age64

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Alison Saar (born February 5, 1956) is a Los Angeles, California based sculptor, mixed-media,... more on Wikipedia
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    John Baldessari is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Age89

    BirthplaceNational City, California, United States of America

    John Anthony Baldessari (born June 17, 1931) is an American conceptual artist known for his... more on Wikipedia
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    Kenneth Price is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    AgeDec. at 77 (1935-2012)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Kenneth Price (February 16, 1935 – February 24, 2012) was an American artist who made ceramic... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    John Mason is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    John Mason

    Artist

    Age93

    BirthplaceMadrid, Nebraska

    John Mason (March 30, 1927 – January 20, 2019) was an American artist who did experimental... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Ralston Crawford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Ralston Crawford

    Artist, Photographer

    AgeDec. at 72 (1906-1978)

    BirthplaceSt. Catharines, Canada

    Ralston Crawford (1906–1978) was an American abstract painter, lithographer, and photographer.
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    Thurl Ravenscroft is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Thurl Ravenscroft

    Voice acting, Singer

    AgeDec. at 91 (1914-2005)

    BirthplaceUSA, Nebraska, Norfolk

    Thurl Arthur Ravenscroft (; February 6, 1914 – May 22, 2005) was an American voice actor and... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Harwell Hamilton Harris is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    AgeDec. at 87 (1903-1990)

    BirthplaceRedlands, California

    Harwell Hamilton Harris, FAIA was a modernist American architect, noted for his work in... more on Wikipedia
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    Robert Irwin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Robert Irwin

    Painter, Installation Artist

    Age92

    BirthplaceLong Beach, California

    Robert W. Irwin (born September 12, 1928) is an American installation artist who has explored... more on Wikipedia
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    John Altoon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    John Altoon

    Artist

    AgeDec. at 44 (1925-1969)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    John Altoon (November 5, 1925 - February 8, 1969), an American artist, was born in Los Angeles... more on Wikipedia
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    Brant Parker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Brant Parker

    Cartoonist

    AgeDec. at 87 (1920-2007)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Brant Julian Parker (August 26, 1920 – April 15, 2007) was an American cartoonist. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Daniel Franco is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Daniel Franco

    Fashion designer, Actor

    Age48

    BirthplaceBeverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Daniel Franco (born November 11, 1971 in Los Angeles, California) is an American fashion... more on Wikipedia
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    Kent Twitchell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Kent Twitchell

    Artist

    Age78

    BirthplaceLansing, Michigan

    Kent Twitchell (born August 17, 1942, Lansing, Michigan) is an American muralist who is most... more on Wikipedia
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    Bob Wilson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Bob Wilson

    Robert Carlton "Bob" Wilson (April 5, 1916 – August 12, 1999) was an American politician. He... more on Wikipedia
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    Camille Rose Garcia is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Camille Rose Garcia

    Camille Rose Garcia (born November 18, 1970) is a Los Angeles-based lowbrow artist. She... more on Wikipedia
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    Masami Teraoka is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni
    Masami Teraoka (1936- ) is an American contemporary artist. His work includes... more on Wikipedia
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    Reuben Kadish is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Otis College Of Art And Design Alumni

    Reuben Kadish

    Artist

    AgeDec. at 79 (1913-1992)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Reuben Kadish (January 29, 1913 – September 20, 1992) was an American artist, specializing as... more on Wikipedia
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