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Narrating with Images

BY DIEGO FRANCISCO SÁNCHEZ
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Working as an independent illustrator and author in a country where books are so expensive isn't an easy career choice. Diego Francisco Sanchez, however, makes it look both possible and fun. (In Spanish)

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The Beauty of Light

BY DANIEL BERMÚDEZ
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 19, 2013

Colombian architect Daniel Bermudez shares his ideas on light, beauty, and the social role of the architect, while showing some of his most impressive works, including the very auditorium where PechaKucha was held. (in Spanish)

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Changing Paradigms in Education

BY ALEJANDRO PISCITELLI
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 19, 2013

Philosopher and New Media expert Alejandro Piscitelli introduces TadeoLab, a space for thinking, making, and experimenting as a new paradigm in education. (In Spanish)

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Tales of Topoi

BY ANDRÉS VILLAVECES
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 19, 2013

Inspired by Japanese photographer Daido Moriyama's "Tales of Tono," two mathematicians and their wives embark on a photographic dialogue in search for ways to find common grounds for both mathematics and art. Andrés Villaveces, one of the mathematicians, discusses this ongoing project. (In Spanish)

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Anthropometries

BY ALBERTO BARAYA
@ VOL 11 ON NOV 19, 2013

Artist Alberto Baraya's work questions notions of travel, post-colonialism, and exoticism as discourses for cultural vindication with irony and scientific rigor. He shares his most recent project, where he gets to be measured by strangers with a craniometer, and registers these encounters of cultures with photography in an ethnographic fashion. (In Spanish)

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Paper Birds

BY DIANA BELTRÁN HERRERA
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 12, 2012

Diana Beltran creates paper sculptures that have been featured all over the web, in particular her exquisite little birds. She shares her thoughts on nature and her own creative process. (In Spanish)

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Celebrating Local Design

BY UEPPA!! DISEÑO
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 12, 2012

Eva Giraldo and Karolina Tobon are two young designers-turned-entrepreneurs who hold a periodical design fair for local creators to sell their products. (In Spanish)

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Graphic Forager

BY SAMUEL CASTAÑO
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 12, 2012

A hunter-gatherer of images, young graphic designer and illustrator Samuel Castaño managed to overcome his shyness in order to delight us with his graphic work, featuring collage, drawing and lettering.

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Enriching Things with Patterns

BY SHUZ- SHUZ
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Dzul and Sebastian are two designers interested in enriching everyday objects with their hand-made patterns, as well as sharing their gusto for crafts by carrying out hands-on workshops on silkscreen and bookbinding (In Spanish). 

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Believing in Colombian Design

BY REINHARD DIENES
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Despite his German name, passionate product designer Reinhard Dienes speaks perfect Colombian. He encourages the audience to believe in Colombian talent, while showcasing some of his internationally-awarded designs. 

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Surviving in the Advertisement Industry

BY NICOLÁS ORTEGA
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

Graphic designer turned creative director, Nicolas Ortega shares his thoughts on teamwork and survival skills in the world of advertising agencies. This is where, according to him, you don't need to be particularly talented at anything but you must learn to recognize who you should be working with. (In Spanish)

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VJing Around the World

BY LAURA RAMÍREZ
@ VOL 10 ON AUG 01, 2013

VJ and video mapper Laura Ramirez shows us what she does for a living. She has participated in a great number of VJ events and mapping contests we've never heard of! After trotting the globe and working at iconic places such as Tresor in Berlin, she has finally come back home to share with everyone her knowledge and skills. (In Spanish)

 

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