City Focus: Bandar Seri Begawan

For the City Focus this week we highlight a new series in Brunei, in the city of Bandar Seri Begawan. The first PechaKucha Night was held last month, and you'll find all of the presentations online.

In Stitches

Yet another interesting take on the PechaKucha Night logo, stitched up for an upcoming event in the city of Juarez. To see all of the amazing PKN posters that are created around the world , make sure to check out our poster Tumblr.

Amsterdam in Red

This week again we highlight some event photos, this time for the recent PechaKucha Night Vol. 31 in Amsterdam, held at Trouw Amsterdam just before it closed its doors. You'll find more photos taken by Adam Nowek in this Facebook gallery.

Presentation of the Day

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Izumi Saito

Ad Agency Planner, Mayuhouse in Tokyo

Mayuhouse

PRESENTED ON NOV 26, 2014
IN TOKYO @ VOL 119

Izumi Saito talks about Mayuhouse, a compact prefabricated hut made of clay that was designed by her father. The living space is fully covered with a clay wall that breathes and wraps around you softly like a cocoon (MAYU), creating a healthy comfortable environment.

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Past Presentations of the Day

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Making Ventana Surfboards

BY MARTIJN STIPHOUT
@ VOL 8 ON SEP 19, 2014

Martijn Stiphout describes the process of making Ventana Surfboards' distinctive hollow wooden boards. Going into the steps and details of what goes into a handmade wooden surfboard, which makes them unique and beautiful. 

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Nothing Really Interests Me

BY JOHN STEPHENS
@ VOL 4 ON DEC 04, 2014

Artist John Stephens is fascinated by nothing in particular, and he tells us just what he means by that. For the past few years John has been exploring spaces that have no particular significance to them, and photographing the results to great effect.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 16, 2014.

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Purgatory Road

BY KRISTA STEINKE
@ VOL 1 ON NOV 25, 2014

Krista Steinke explores her latest series of landscape photography. She discusses her work and how she uses the landscape to explore the metaphoric state of “in-between”.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 15, 2014.

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Revolving Fashion

BY DANIEL PERUJO
@ POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA: STARTUP THE PARTY SF X TOKYO ON SEP 18, 2014

Daniel PerujoRyosuke MinamiAdam Gries, and Samson Yee were given the daunting task of re-imagining one of Tokyo’s most fashionable districts: Takeshita Street. The group describes the exhaustive experience that is shopping in Harajuku, and their innovative solution to shopping before dropping.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 12, 2014.

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