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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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Chennai Photo Biennale

BY GAYATRI NAIR
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 07, 2016

Gayatri Nair talks about the recent initiative, Chennai Photo Biennale, which aims to increase awareness amongst art lovers and the general public about the versatility of the photographic art form. She tells us about the challenges faced and teackled during the curation of the Biennale. 

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Kri Foundation

BY THE PAINT BOX. KRI FOUNDATION
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 07, 2016

"One way of using public space is to misuse it. But the other way of using it is to actually be innovative, and there are a lot of fun ways to go about doing it."

In Kri Foundation from PechaKucha Night Chennai Vol. 9Namrata talks about how the Kri Foundation uses art to transform the city's neglected spaces. She shares on the power of art in revamping not only the physical walls of a city, but also the way the community uses it. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Tuesday, August 24th, 2016.

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Conversation with India's Happiest Neighbour

BY SANTHOSH KUMAR SUBRAMANIAN
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 07, 2016

Santhosh Kumar Subramanian talks about his enlightening journey through Bhutan, a country he considers as India's happiest neighbour. He shares with us his experiences in this nature abode, where the natives know no boundaries in being happy and spreading the same. 

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Bharatanatyam for Engineers

BY RAMKUMAR R S
@ VOL 9 ON MAY 07, 2016

Ram Kumar talks about how anyone can learn classical dance forms at any age and its ability to bring one closer to his/her spiritual core. 

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Chennai, By Bus

BY RANGA ROHINI C
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 18, 2015

Ranga Rohini talks about the everyday experience of commuting by buses in Chennai presented through amazing illustrations created during the journey itself.

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Inside My Green Book

BY K. RAMNATH CHANDRASEKHAR
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 18, 2015

K. Ramnath Chandrasekhar is an ambitious nature photographer and educator on a quest to connect us to the nature. He loves being outdoors, spending time with kids, and travelling and taking photographs.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Thursday, August 13th. 

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On Maps And Being Bored

BY ADITYA THOOMATI
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 18, 2015

Aditya Thoomati tells us what got him hooked to mapping and shares all the fascinating mapping work he has been up to over the past couple of years.

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Schools of Equality

BY GULIKA REDDY
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 18, 2015

Gulika Reddy presents a talk about the 'Schools of Equality' initiative... How it came to be? Why it is required? And how can this help?

 

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Kri Foundation

 
"One way of using public space is to misuse it. But the other way of using it is to actually be innovative, and there are a lot of fun ways to go about doing it."
In Kri Foundation from PechaKucha Night Chennai Vol. 9Namrata talks about how the Kri Foundation uses art to transform the city's neglected spaces. She shares on the power of art in revamping not only the physical walls of a city, but also the way the community uses it.

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About the City's Organizers

  • Vijay Anand

    Entrepreneur. Community Supporter. Founder of The Startup Centre & In50hrs. Co-host of The Goa Project.

  • Vidhya Mohankumar

    Architect | Urban Designer | Founder- Urban Design Collective | Walking & Public Transport Junkie | Wishful Artist | Avid Wanderer