Past Chicago Event: VOL 39

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VOL 39

September 06, 2016
@ Martyrs'

Back to school with PechaKucha Night - it's the last of our thirty-something evenings.  Tickets available right now via Peatix

Melissa Harris will emcee.

Take a creative snapshot in front of our PechaKucha banner - when it gets posted to our Facebook page, the one with the most "Likes" gets a bunch of beer tokens for Volume 40.

 

Poster by visualized concepts

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Flow and Accidents In My Studio

BY MICHAEL K. PAXTON
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Michael Paxton shares his process of markmaking in his studio practice.

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Crossing Boundaries

BY RYAN GANN
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Ryan Gann with some observations on the US/Mexico border and suggests approaches to border civility.

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Chicago Plant Rescue

BY LINDSEY TELFORD
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Lindsey Telford and her organization Chicago Plant Rescue find new homes for greenery that's no longer wanted in commercial spaces. 

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A Journey Through Art and Culture

BY JANICE BOND
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Artist Janice Bond reflects on journeys made through art, culture and community in her creative practice.

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Architecture & Automobiles

BY ROBERT NATKE
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Architect Rob Natke has a passion for buildings - which may be eclipsed by his love for automobiles.

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The Mystery League

BY SANDOR WEISZ
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Sandy Weisz, founder of the Mystery League,  is a purveyor of puzzle hunts.

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Chicago Design Museum

BY TANNER WOODFORD
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Tanner Woodford gives his PechaKucha presentation as a synopsis of Chicago design history, and the foundation of the Chicago Design Museum.

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Writing Like Hell

BY BETSEY O'BRIEN
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Betsey O'Brien had a life changing experience - and then set to work filling a suitcase with her journals.

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On Being a Polyglot

BY DAMIAN SKAWINIAK
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Damien Skawiniak is a code switcher and polglot who oscilates between an assortment of creative practices.  He also has a HUGE cat.

Thorsten Bösch
3d rendering and animations, visualizedconcepts inc. in Chicago
Ryan Gann
Architect-in-training and design advocate, Ross Barney Architects in Chicago
Robert Natke
Architect, Urban Works in Chicago
Damian Skawiniak
Artist, Designer in Chicago
Michael K. Paxton
Artist in Chicago
Betsey O'Brien
Desire Path in Chicago
Lindsey Telford
Founder, Chicago Plant Rescue in Chicago
Tanner Woodford
Co-founder and Executive Director, Chicago Design Museum in Chicago
Sandor Weisz
Commissioner, The Mystery league in Chicago
Hana Ishikawa
Design Principal, site design group, ltd. in Chicago
Janice Bond
Director of Music and Social Programming, The Kimpton Gray Hotel in Chicago