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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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onec1ty

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A look at The onec1ty campus in Nashville, TN

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Solar Village

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A journey to Ethopia!

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Nashville Foodscapes

BY JEREMY LEKICH
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A look at edible landscaping

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Tracking and Measuring Sustainability

BY JAMES MCBENNETT
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

How can we accuratly measure sustainablity?

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The American Chestnut Tree

BY GARY GASTON
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

The Life, Death, and Rebirth of a Perfect Tree

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Of A Place Of A Time

BY FULLER HANAN
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A closer look at the importants of well designed sustainable architecture.

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Natural Swimming Pools

BY CHRISTINE HALL
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

A look at how natural swimming pools can bring a positive sustainable enviornment to a public or private pool.

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#NomNomNashville

BY BETSY LITTRELL
@ VOL 22 ON NOV 16, 2016

Ideas about a food forest in Nashville

 

NASHVILLE Blog

The Secret Gardens

Great Britain’s economy of trade allowed the growth of many distinctive gardens.
Troy Marden takes us on a tour through England and its beautiful luscious green oases. In “The Secret Gardens” from PKN Nashville Vol. 13 he talks about the unique and sometimes odd gardens that can be found in the UK, and what inspired their creation.

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About the City's Organizers

  • Ron Yearwood

    Ron is a Nashville native, urban designer with degrees in both architecture + urban design. He coordinates the NCDC's Young Urbanists group, PARK(ing) Day Nashville and enjoys urban farming in his community garden. He has a passion for creating and envisioning a more livable, better connected and healthier city.

  • Gary Gaston

    Gary Gaston is the Design Director of the Nashville Civic Design Center, and a Lecturer with the University of Tennessee College of Architecture and Design. Gary joined the Design Center in 2002, and has led numerous planning efforts for the organization. Gary was a principal contributing author to The Plan of Nashville: Avenues to a Great City, published by Vanderbilt University Press in 2005, and he co-authored Moving Tennessee Forward: Models for Connecting Communities, published in 2012. Next City Magazine named Gary a “Next American Vanguard” in 2010. Gary served as the project director and executive producer of the NEA funded documentary film Design Your Neighborhood. Gary is currently working on a new book, Shaping the Healthy Community, to be published by Vanderbilt University Press in 2014.