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Not yet scheduled!

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!



Teaser for PKN Guimaraes Vol. 8

Here's an intriguing -- and almost creepy -- video teaser for Guimaraes's PechaKucha Night Vol. 8, which was held this past Saturday.

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About the City's Organizers

  • José Martins

    José is an architect based in Guimarães, Portugal. Diploma in Architecture by Faculty of Architecture at the University of Oporto, F.A.U.P. (2008), and Master in Architecture and Urban Culture at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya/ Centre Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (2010). José enrolled the De Architekten Cie - Architecture & Planning office, Research & Development - in Amsterdam (2007), where José participated in different scales/ programs of Design projects. At the moment José is PhD candidate at the F.A.U.P., and also the President of the regional section of the Association of Portuguese Architects. José is a co-coordinator of the PechaKucha Night Guimaraes (since 2011), and was a grantee of EU-Japan Fest Committee JAPAN for an investigation of Japanese architecture and resulted in the organization's activities Architectural Week - Japan (November 2012), both activities with John Rosmaninho .

  • Cláudio Rodrigues

    Cláudio Rodrigues, Guimarães 1988. Graphic Designer. Graduate in Design by Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave, Master in Image Design by Faculty of Fine Arts of Oporto University. Teacher of Multimedia Project at Polytechnic Institute of Cávado and Ave (Barcelos), in 2011 and 2013. Freelance designer since 2008. Founder of OOF – Communication, Design and Invention, in 2011. Worked for: LMS Design (Oporto), Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture (Guimarães), Leya Editions (Lisbon), Guimarães 2013 European City of Sport (Guimarães), and several Civic Associations in Guimarães, such as Convívio – Cultural Association, Sociedade Martins Sarmento (museum), Muralha – Guimarães Association for the Defense of Heritage, Cineclube de Guimarães (film club).