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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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Binding and Printing

BY JENNIFER KNOWLES
@ VOL 18 ON DEC 09, 2015

The work of a print binder

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The Art of The Edit

BY FAITH MCQUINN
@ VOL 18 ON DEC 09, 2015

Teaching film editing to film students.

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Metal Works

BY SUSAN THORNTON
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Molding working making metals

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I Saw the Sign

BY RON YEARWOOD
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Hand painting signs all over nashville 

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Sketching is Fun

BY MARY MELISSA YOHN
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Visions through sketching

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Citizen Kitchens

BY LAURA WILSON
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Good food good people

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The Hunt for Archetypal Form

BY KELLY KESSLER
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Speaker Kelly Kessler, discusses her inspirations, process, and overall, how she transforms her mediums into intricate sculptures. As she carves, the clay projects the shape it wants to take, She simply acts as a guide for it to reach its final form.

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Renovation

BY JASON HITCHCOCK
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

DIY home makeover

 

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.

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