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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

Marc is an advocate for social justice and for the rights and living conditions of refugees waiting for judgement as to whether they will be allowed immigration visas.

Marc recounts his experiences as a social worker on the Australian Immigration Detention centre on the island of Nauru and the appalling conditions that refugees were had to endure due to the constraints of the Australian Government's Department of Immigration.

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Something from Nothing

BY SAMANTHA EVERETT
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

"If I can give a voice to people who don't have one, I'm all for that."

From "Something from Nothing' from PechaKucha Night Forster, Samantha Everett talks about her evolution from a fashion designer to fabric artist to an installation artist. She shares how her experience in textiles, fashion, and recovery has enhanced and rehabilitate her world. An unsuspecting and humble artist gives it here all here. 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Tuesday, September 8th, 2015. 

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Architecture: Elements of Beauty, Serenity, Joy

BY IAN SERCOMBE
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

Ian Sercombe shares being inspired by magic, mystery, beauty, and serenity, and how invoking those ideals and aesthetics into his highly contemplative and tranquil architectural work. He uses traditional adobe rammed earth structure and textures to create energy efficient living spaces of beauty to live a life in.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Tuesday, September 1st, 2015.

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A Dag Who Draws

BY SAM MILHAM
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

Sam Milham adds his quirky sense of humour to enliven his cartoons with a distinct Australian feel.  He has use these drawings to bring a children's book to life.

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Creating a Memory

BY MAT DUNK
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

Mat Dunk uses his eye for compostion and commitment to his art to capture the natural beauty of the Great lakes area of New South Wales in Australia.

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Art Healing Hearts

BY TANAYAH TOOZE
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

"Is amazing how the subconscious can be echoed through art."

In Art Healing Hearts from PechaKucha Forster Vol.4Tanayah Tooze shared her amazing journey of healing through art. She made artworks for cover band, mural, fundrasing and how she helps the disadvantaged children of Vietnam with her talents and genuine heart.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, October 3rd, 2013. 

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Spirit in Stone

BY JOHN OSMOND
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

John Osmond displays his incredible stone creations that worship the gods of Mexico whilst living and breathing their culture for decades. It is difficult to comprehend that one man designed and built these sculptures in one lifetime whilst embracing another culture.

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Architecture: Elements of Beauty, Serenity, Joy

BY LINDA DADE
@ VOL 4 ON APR 22, 2015

Ian creates designs with the use of rammed earth and traditional materials to enhance a lush warmth to the building that his priveleged clients call home in an energy efficient environment.

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The Yin and Yang of It

BY KAREN FARRELL
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 13, 2014

Karen Farrell discusses her transition from the life of a High profile marketing person to that of a more rewarding life as a yoga teacher. She looks at the history of yoga and her transition to yoga.

 

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Art Healing Hearts

"Is amazing how the subconscious can be echoed through art."
In Art Healing Hearts from PechaKucha Forster Vol.4Tanayah Tooze shared her amazing journey of healing through art. She made artworks for cover band, mural, fundraising and how she helps the disadvantaged children of Vietnam with her talents and genuine heart.
 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Linda Dade

    I love seeing people doing their best and enjoying themselves. I figure if you are going to be on this planet you bay as well be alert, alive and a lot of fun ... My daughter is 22 and having a great time in LosAngeles dancing her heart out, my partner loves being in the surf, or on the surf on his sup, our puppies get us to the beach every day. We live in the most amazing place in the world and feel blessed every day.

  • Kristie Banham

    I make stuff, I am an indie artist. I own & operate Coco's Closet located in Forster NSW Australia. It is my happy place, a funky store full of my creations & art & more.