PechaKucha Presentation

Presenter_bw_02_volvert_-_copie

Volvert fr

in nantes

But, What is It?

PRESENTED ON DEC 02, 2014
IN NANTES @ VOL 9

The Volvert team interrogates us about the strange use of this new object. Between innovation and current life object, these designers act in the world of glass waste. Their credo: bring simplification in glass recycling with new gestures. {in french}

APPLAUD THIS!
Thumb_5_4395cac47b2e168dc46f764edf8b7325ddf4f55ed3f1

Scrapture

BY KATHY OHARA
@ VOL 1 ON MAY 03, 2012

What is scrapture? It's the word that local Blue Mountains artist Kathy O'Hara uses to describe her work, which is all about the recycling of disused materials, revitalised as unique sculptures and functional items. In this presentation, Kathy discusses the nature of her work. (in English)

Thumb_pkn.06.green.007

What Color is Godzilla?

BY DON KRATZER
@ HEINEKEN STAR LOUNGE ON MAY 15, 2013

Don Kratzer attempts to answer the controversial question, "What Color is Godzilla?" Plus, other über-toy-nerd trivia concerning the color green.

Thumb_09_kang

Design For Recycling

BY DEBORAH KANG
@ VOL 2 ON SEP 25, 2007

Young architect Deborah Kang won a competition organized by the City of Chicago and AIA Chicago to design an eco-aware trash recepticle that was installed in Millennium Park.  Her team's design garnered interest from design and sustainability organizations around the world - and was featured at Lollapalooza!

Thumb_slide6

What is Design Thinking?

BY GILAD MERON
@ VOL 15 ON FEB 03, 2015

Designer, researcher, writer and strategist, Gilad Meron, shares his take on the process and practice of design thinking and the need for collaborative discourse between different disciplines which leads to something greater. He discusses that the design thinking process goes beyond the idea and leads you to something to unexpected outcomes.

Thumb_dave8

Upcycling in China

BY DAVE BRAMSTON
IN LINCOLN, UK

Watch how rubbish transforms into beauty proving nothing goes to waste in the hands of industrial designer Dave Bramston. Follow him during one of his journeys in China hunting for his next creations. The straightforward array of befores and afters will get you motivated to give it a go yourself. Upcycling doesn't get better than this!

Thumb_slide12

Visual Eyes - What Inspires Me?

BY ANDY BOOTHMAN
@ VOL 5 ON JUN 07, 2016

What inspires a designer? What goes on inside that shiny head of mine? What is it that sparks creativity? This is what gets Andy Boothman juices flowing and inspires his thoughts, his life and his work.

Thumb_pkn27_seta_corinna_06

Built to Form

BY CORINNA BAILEY
@ VOL 27 ON JUN 10, 2016

Corinna Bailey gives an overview of how recycled resins (plastics) are used in today’s architectural designs as an aesthetic and functional alternative to more traditional materials such as wood, metals, and glass. We will see examples of various recycled polymers being utilized to remedy key design issues of today: daylighting, reusable materials, energy efficiency, and project economics.

Thumb_slide17

reframing and recycling our histories through art

BY KILOLO LUCKETT
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 06, 2016

Cultural producer and curator Kilolo Luckett presents on the topic of "reframing and recycling our histories through art"! 

Thumb_slide06

One Planet. Not Three.

BY DUNCAN BAKER-BROWN
@ VOL 27 ON JUN 28, 2017

A motivating, inspiring and truthful visual tale of how we need to rethink what materials we are using and how we use them by architect Duncan Baker-Brown.

How can we save this planet by thoughtful design and practice?