City Focus: Erfurt

For this week's "City Focus" we head to Germany, where the city of Erfurt has a young series that is already building an impressive presentation archive. The city's next PechaKucha Night is set for June 26.

Chicago Cityscape

There are always a lot of great new PechaKucha Night posters to check out on our PKN Poster Tumblr, the latest of which comes to us from Chicago (view the full poster here), for this week's Vol. 33. Top o' the world!

PKN Hamptons in the NYT

It always makes us happy to see our series around the world get some great media coverage, and we'd like to highlight this New York Times piece, "The Creativity of Almost Anything," that takes a look at the PKN series in the Hamptons.

Presentation of the Day

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Ian Lynam

Graphic designer, Ian Lynam Design in Tokyo

Parting it Out

PRESENTED ON FEB 20, 2015
IN TOKYO @ VOL 122

Ian Lynam talks about his upcoming book on graphic design, Parting it Out (Kickstarter project page). The book desribes the culture and motives behind great design.

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Past Presentations of the Day

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A Little Polar Bear's Big Journey

BY JANE ANNE FRANKLIN
@ VOL 8 ON JUN 05, 2012

Jane Anne Franklin talks about the transportation and habitation of a newborn Polar bear of one zoo to another. She took on the role of a mother bear as she learn and took care of this baby polar bear. 

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Tadaku

BY TRENT MCBRIDE
@ VOL 121 ON JAN 28, 2015

Trent McBride and Tao Romera Martinez introduce us to a service they developed (Tadaku) to help people experience real homecooking, but they start off by sharing a series of fun food trivia that will leave you surprised.

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Friends, Strangers and other Stories

BY PATHUM EGODAWATTA
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 17, 2014

Pathum Egodawatta speaks of the people that have inspired and influenced him on his journey to becoming a graphic designer.

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Time, Space, and Playing Fields

BY ABDI FARAH
@ VOL 11 ON FEB 06, 2014

Artist Abdi Farah talks about his work in relation to his journey from studying art in college to being named the winner of the inaugural season of Bravo’s "A Work of Art." He continues his passion for art in New Orleans seeking kindred spirits through an exploration of metaphysical and imaginary worlds and sports. 

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