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11 MAR

NEXT EVENT VOL 26

The next PechaKucha Honolulu event is in collaboration with the Honolulu Printmakers. The theme is, "Multiply".

If you are a printmaker and interested in speaking, please contact Duncan Dempster at duncan@honoluluprintmakers.org.

If you are not a printmaker but still interested in speaking please send an email to pechakuchahnl@gmail.com with your talk description and examples of your work/project.

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Existential Echos

BY MARY HATTORI
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

Many Pacific islanders share a cultural identity and a view of time that are imbued with existential echoes. Mary Hattori will share the Chamoru (Guamanian) concept of time as a circular phenomenon which creates echoes from the past that shape reality in the present and future. Mary is a native of Guåhan and serves as a lecturer for UH’s Learning Design and Technology Department and the Educational Doctorate in Professional Educational Practice.

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Axe pra você: African Brazilian Priestesses and Their Ogã

BY MICKEY WEEMS
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

 

Candomble in Brazil has a rich history. Promoting diversity and acceptance, even in an environment where it was rejected and persicuted. 

Mickey Weems is versed in Anthropology, Folklore, Men’s Studies, Comparative Religions, LGBT Studies, and Peace Studies. Weems is currently working on his second book: Communitas and Grace.

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Pualani and the 3 Mano, a Hawaiian version of The 3 Bears

BY DEVIN OISHI
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

Devin Oishi is a Hawaiian artist and teacher. In his book, he modeled the plot on a well known story and placed the characters in the culture and vernacular of his childhood – 1970’s Hawaii.

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Fashionable Façades

BY KATHERINE LOVE
@ VOL 25 ON DEC 11, 2015

Katherine Love’s presentation for Façade will focus on her two most recent bodies of work Romantic Landscapes and Mutations, which feature elaborate hairstyles from the late 18th and early 19th centuries, often juxtaposed against the backdrop of a romanticized landscape.

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Doug Ing Likes To Make Things

BY DOUG ING
@ VOL 25 ON DEC 11, 2015

Doug Ing likes to make things, whether it is a Vine video, a short documentary, a cartoon or an artwork, he enjoys the act of creating. Often times, a random thought occurs during his daytime activities and that will find itself in an artwork. He finds inspiration from random phrases, Facebook, conversations and dreaming.

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Honolulu HeARTbeat: Amplifying and Beating the Drum for the Arts in Honolulu

BY JONATHAN WONG
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

Jonathan Wong, MBA, M.Ed, MPA, is the owner of The Pono Way, LLC, a success coaching and organizational consulting company in Honolulu as well as a published author, professional speaker and radio personality. 

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Island Time Machine

BY CULTURE SHOCKA
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

It doesn’t take long to spot the cultural influences in the art Culture Shocka makes today. In an attempt to reduce what could be lost in translation from his mind to yours, Justin uses a Modern and Minimalist-inspired approach, mixing equal parts Cartooning and Graphic Design.

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Mele Murals

BY ESTRIA MIYASHIRO
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 14, 2015

Estria Miyashiro is an internationally recognized muralist and the co-founder and Creative Director of The Estria Foundation (TEF), a nonprofit organization using art in public to transform communities and bring attention to important local issues. TEF creates innovative public art projects and education programs using art in public as a catalyst for community engagement.

 

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