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Otis Report on the Creative Economy
"The State of Creativity" airs Tuesday, March 24 at 8PM PST on KCET.
State of Creativity on KCET
Artbound and Otis College of Art and Design deeply engage the Otis Report on the Creative Economy through online articles and short video segments. This series of multimedia installments provides a comprehensive exploration around select creative

contributors and their respective impact to the region, including the fashion industry, digital media, arts education, and the role of creative placemaking in the economic health and growth of our communities.

The project culminates with "The State of Creativity: A Look into the Otis Report on the Creative Economy," a one-hour television special which will premiere in Southern California on March 24, 2015 at 8 p.m. on KCET and nationally on March 30 at 8 p.m. on

Link TV (DirecTV 375 and DISH Network 9410).

The 2014 Otis Report became available for download online at Otis' website on Wed., March 11, 2015.

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