Hello everyone! We have some exciting new to share! We've launched our new video about the Media Arts & Culture program! Check it out on our homepage: http://oxy.edu/media-arts-culture. Huge thanks to Ryan Rambach, Cullen Parr, and Evan Salce (all from class of 2014) for putting it together, and to all the alumni who participated!
My name is Amanda Devine and I am currently a senior and this year's Student Production Coordinator for the MAC Department. As I write this I'm sitting in the under-appreciated equipment cage. Without a doubt, the cage remains one of the coolest yet least well known parts of Oxy, in my opinion. (more…)
Professor de Fren's class used projection mapping software to transform the AGC Patio and Gilman fountain. Projection mapping, sometimes called spatial augmented reality, is a technique that turns objects and buildings into display surfaces for video projection.
On the night Occidental college celebrated its 125th birthday, a group of eight students, coming from a diverse set of majors and background, exhibited a series of student-produced documentaries that raised questions and started conversations about the cultivation of community in greater Los Angeles. (more…)
During the week of April 8-12, Occidental College’s program of Media Arts and Culture celebrated the hard work of the seniors from the class of 2013. Senior Media Arts and Culture majors had the opportunity to complete a senior comprehensive project in one of the following four areas: production, critical studies, screenwriting, and installation. Keep reading to learn more about the events from Comps Week. (more…)