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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Featured Presentation

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Anthony Atkinson

Illustrator and designer in Brighton

From Teacher to Illustrator

PRESENTED ON JAN 25, 2017
IN BRIGHTON @ VOL 26

Anthony Atkinson is a published illustrator and author.  But illustration was not his first vocation.  In this honest and beautifully illustrated PechaKucha, he shares his tale of reinvention and how he embraced his imaginative side.

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Rubbish!

BY DR DAVID GREENFIELD
IN BRIGHTON

Mountains of rubbish cannot be our future landscape.  In his first PechaKucha, Dr David Greenfield presents the facts on rubbish and how we can transform this waste legacy into new materials for the future.

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Revelations & Reinventions

BY ZARA WOOD A.K.A WOODY
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

"Can we transform in to different versions of ourselves, perhaps better ones, even on a weekly basis?"  Brighton PechaKucha Organiser Zara Wood a.k.a Woody explores how mini-reinventions and simple habit changes make a big deal to ourselves, our community and the environment.

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Redrawing The Line

BY WILL SCOBIE
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

Will Scobie is an Brighton-based artist whose work delights in retraced lines and zings with movement.  You could say that he's reinventing the drawn line.  

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Drag Kings

BY LUCY LE BROCQ
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

Lucy Le Brocq takes us behind the scenes of a Drag King night.  From the dressing room to the stage, this is an intimate protrayal of reinventing gender from the inside out...

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Gardening Together

BY LYNDSEY HASKELL
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

Lyndsey Haskell is an enthusiastic amateur gardener who became involved with a garden project at Emmaus Brighton when it launched in 2012. Her first PechaKucha explains more about the project and shows how it helped her reinvent her career as a photographer.

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A Head for Hats

BY JOANNA ZARA
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

From maths to milinery. Joanna Zara shares her inspirational story of how she took the plunge and followed her design dreams of becoming a hat designer and maker.

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Revolution

BY GEORGE COLES
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

Photographer and carpenter, George Coles is also a jolly nice chap to have a interesting chat with.  In this, his first PechaKucha, he invites us to journey around the world talking revolution! Or it it merely rebellion?  Watch to find out the difference...

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Save Our Seas

BY CLAIRE POTTER
@ VOL 26 ON JAN 25, 2017

Human beings' addiction to plastic is polluting our seas like never before. Claire Potter shows us the harsh facts and some inspiring ways of how to clean up our act! 

 

BRIGHTON Blog

Everyone Is Lonely. We Can Change That.

"The irony is: we all live on top of each other and everyone is lonely." 
In Everyone Is Lonely. We Can Change That. at PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 25Ben Szobody shares his observations as a "lonely migrant" and asks: How does one battle loneliness? How can one form enduring relationships and build a community? Ben has constructed a plan and he's taking the initiative to make a change within his community and bring people together. 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Zara Wood a.k.a Woody

    Artist | Designer | Illustrator | Curator | Lecturer Having worked in London + Melbourne, Brighton is now my base. CD of my own design studio + product range, I'm also a lecturer in art and design. Drawn to promoting talented folk and creativity I'm founder of The Enquiry Desk + Colour In Club.

  • Alex Leith

    Alex is an experienced author and journalist who is currently running the editorial side of Viva Magazines, in Brighton and Lewes, UK. He likes cycling, playing jumpers-for-goals football, watching slow-moving films, and drinking red wine.

  • Carly Moorman

    Door gal, tweeter, general helper-outter-er