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Nikki Oettinger

Based in Los Angeles

Hi! I'm an Instructor and Associate Director at the Academy of Art University where I teach everything from user experience, design thinking and motion graphics.

Associate Director at

Academy of Art University

Recent Work

What students say

"Always available and very helpful. Nikki has an awesome Balance of being direct and clear on her critivivisa, but always being kind and productive. Really learned a lot!"

- Ben Morrison, Design 101

"She was awesome! She gave me great feedback and resources through the whole process!!!"

- Marshall Couture, Design 101

Past Students

Tiffany Lu

Santa Clara, CA

Shweta Saokar

Fremont, CA

Ben Morrison

Brandon, Florida

Tasha De Los Angeles

Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Danielle Massell

San Francisco, CA

Ali Malkocoglu

Los Angeles, California

Lisa Lehrman

Castro Valley, CA