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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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Living on Facebook

BY IMAAD MAJEED
IN COLOMBO

Imaad Majeed, artist, poet, rapper, writer and a noted creative force in Colombo’s art scene, gives us a brief glimpse inside his mind and tells us how he stimulates inspiration using social media.

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A Mesozoic Misadventure

BY VASIKA UDURAWANE
@ VOL 5 ON JUL 19, 2015

"If you have science fiction, you have to have a bit of science in it ... when you strip the science out of sci-fi, it's just fantasy."

In A Mesozoic Misadventure from PechaKucha Night Colombo Vol. 5Vasika Udurawane, a paleo-artist, poet and writer, tells us about his dinosaur world and what he thinks of the latest Jurassic Park movie. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, December 14, 2015.

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Collateral Damage: Women & War

BY SARMALA SHANDRATHASAN
@ VOL 5 ON JUL 19, 2015

Sarmala Shandrathasan speaks about her life as an artist from war-torn Jaffna, in the very North of Sri Lanka. She discusses how the horrors of war have shaped her art and specifically how she intends to represent the hardships of women.

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Seeking God through Instagram

BY ABDUL HALIK AZEEZ
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 22, 2015

Halik Azeez discusses events in his life that led to him being the person he is, doing the things he does, today.

"Presentation of the Day" on April 2, 2015.

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Maalu Paan & Plain Tea

BY ROMMEL ARUMUGAM
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 22, 2015

Rommel Arumugam uses the ironies in his life, sarcasm and awkward humor to develop a (hopefully) unique series of artworks that are the results of his passion projects.

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A Drawing Project

BY KAVAN BALASURIYA
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 22, 2015

Kavan Balasuriya discusses the processes driving his artwork and portfolio, speaking about the changes of technique in a visual style that developed during the time spent on his fine art course and brings it up to date.

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Finding Identity In Between Two Places

BY LUKA ALAGIYAWANNA
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 22, 2015

Photographer Luka Alagiyawanna speaks about how belonging to two very different countries and cultures has influenced her life and work.

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This Shit is Addictive

BY RYAN WIJAYARATNE
@ VOL 4 ON FEB 22, 2015

Ryan Wijayaratne speaks of his weird and unfortunate experiences in New York City, the importance of his life's choices, the work that's come out of it and why it all matters.

 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Shanika Perera

    Shanika Perera holds a degree in graphic design from Northumbria University. Beyond her zealous fondness for cows, cats and chopsticks she shares a deep passion for the environment. A self styled environmentalist, her ambition and dream is to one day champion positive change in cultivating a more 'green conscious' society. Till then, she remains a professional graphic designer with a multitude of creative accomplishments ranging from fashion and art to advertising.