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04 MAY

NEXT EVENT VOL 23

PechaKucha Night Christchurch and Heritage New Zealand present:

PechaKucha Night Christchurch vol 23

A PechaKucha Night at Isaac Theatre Royal!

Tickets on sale now 

 

WHERE: Isaac Theatre Royal, 145 Gloucester Street

WHEN: Doors 7.30pm, Starts at 8.20pm

 

We have been very lucky to collaborate with some amazing partners over the years, and this event is no different. Hosted in Christchurch’s latest restoration victory, we invite you to think about heritage differently under the delicately restored dome of the Isaac Theatre Royal.
 
As always our speakers are diverse and engaging. While our theme sits within heritage, the presenters have taken liberties within this and topics you can expect on the night range from: Selfies ruining storytelling, Magical Maori Mysteries of the Canterbury Plains, the wonders of small wooden huts in Antarctica, becoming historians through Instagram, and of course we have plenty about Christchurch’s own heritage including archaeological finds in the rebuild, processing grief through cataloguing quake memories, our cycling history, long lost arcades, and what is really going on in that Arts Centre of ours, plus more!
 

 

Please join us from 7.30pm on Monday 4th May. Tickets are on sale now from Eventbrite and these events always sell out so get in quick!

  

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Featured Presentation

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Tracy Farr

Writer in Wellington

Waves

PRESENTED ON AUG 28, 2014
IN CHRISTCHURCH @ VOL 20

Recovering marine biologist now writer Tracy Farr spins connections between  waves and theremins. 

Connecting the waves of the Ocean, and the unknown that it holds, to the waves of sound, and the beauty that it produces. 

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The Essence of Life

BY JOSE GOMEZ
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Artist and philosopher Jose Gomez explains the essence of life through his artworks and other artworks that inspire him.

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New Pilgrims See Opportunity

BY TRENT HILES
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Local artist and community activist Trent Hiles instroduces past, present and future community art initiatives, in Habour Basin, Lyttelton, New Zealand.

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Complimentary Currency

BY TIM TAYLOR
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Tim Taylor talks about the benefits and reward of complimentary currency and the negative side effect of national currency. Complimentary currency is a voucher meant to be used as a complement to another at a local level.

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Supper Club Project

BY JUSTYN STROTHER
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Justyn Strother tells the story of her experience in Lyttelton, New Zealand. She explores the lives and hospitality of the people living in this small port town by inviting them to share a meal with her family.

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Cake for Greatness

BY RUSHANI BOWMAN
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Rushani Bowman shows kindness to her friends and community by baking them cakes. She is making  the world a better place one cake at a time. 

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A Chosen Future

BY MARGARET JEFFERIES
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Margaret Jefferies speaks how everything in the world is interconnected to each other. Every negative or positive choices can change our world in a very influential way. She explores a way to positively change the world through our communities.

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The Positive Food Dream: Now a Reality

BY GIULIO STURLA
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 11, 2015

Giulio Sturla, a chef of Roots Restaurant, in Lyttelton, New Zealand, talks about the connection between nature and food. By understanding nature better, people will get a greater understand and appreciation for food. 

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People living a life they love- a journey to finding a home and self-expression

BY LAUREN BLISS MERRITT
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 23, 2014

Lauren Merritt explains that we shouldn't focus on fixing things. Through her inspiring experience in Central Africa and in her home, she learned that we should just do what we love and others will follow

 

CHRISTCHURCH Blog

Universal Grey Matter

“I love brains — not in a zombie sort of way — I love discovering how they work.”
Occupational therapist Julie Frew explores a thought: science can be interpreted as very bleak, but also full of hope. In “Universal Grey Matter” from PKN Christchurch Vol. 21 she draws parallels between the human brain and our vast universe.

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About the City's Organizers

  • Netta Egoz

    Lyttelton based community Lawyer by day but fill in the spare hours on the radio via RDU 98.5fm (Chch), working with the Christchurch Transitional Architecture Trust, volunteering at various community projects and now helping run PechaKucha Christchurch!

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