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Reena Meijer Drees

Retired Nuclear Physicist in New Westminster

All About Sheep

PRESENTED ON JUN 03, 2017
IN NEW WESTMINSTER @ VOL 15

Reena Meijer Drees takes us on a whirlwind tour of these fascinating wool-bearing creatures: where they come from, the huge variety of breeds, and some little-known facts about your woolen clothing!

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All About Middles

BY BENNY KAPLAN
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 20, 2013

Benny Kaplan very comically details his relationship with the concept of "the middle" and how it has found its way into his everyday life. Either being a middle child, the center of attention, or talking about the middle between two breads in a waffle iron, he's all about middles! 

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Coaching – Schafe im Hörsal

BY THOMAS HERBRICH
IN COBLENZ

Wie quetscht man 30 Schafe in einen Hörsaal, den es noch gar nicht gibt? Und wo findet man eigentlich einen bösen Wolf? Und wie entsteht aus dieser märchenhaft-abstrusen Kombination ein spektakuläres Foto für ein Wissenschaftsmagazin? Die Antworten gibt’s im Vortrag des Fotografen, Autors und Entertainers Thomas Herbrich.

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Brooks Brothers' Sheep

BY MARIA CHEUNG
@ MADE IN LONDON ON SEP 17, 2014

Maria Cheung speaks about her work updating the Brooks Brothers department store windows every year. Inspired by the Brooks Brothers' iconic logo of a sheep suspended in ribbon, Maria and her team decided to build one large sheep out of small sheep. Maria discusses some of the challenges and long working days needed to meet the opening day deadline.

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The Story of Sheep

BY ABIGAIL WALSH
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 23, 2014

Abigail Walsh tells us a story of sheep, and his best friend bird. We also hear about elephant, a retired mountain guide who sheep desires to meet. Abigail tells us how her story came to life, and how it was interwoven with her own. 

"Presentation of the Day" on January 14, 2015.

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All About Leopard Print

BY ANDREAS SCHULTE
@ VOL 20 ON FEB 20, 2015

A special visitor from Germany...to our little PK!

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The Intersection of Architecture and Wool

BY PAMELA LEONARD
@ VOL 8 ON AUG 13, 2015

By day, Pamela Leonard uses colored pencils and models in her life as an architect, creating buildings and spaces for habitation and wonder. By night, yarn and watercolors become the materials by which rich structures for warmth and joy are created at her hand. A graduate of Mississippi State University School of Architecture, and a practicing Architect, Pamela always looks for the intersection of the physical and the spiritual in her work, day and night. Join her as she intersects architecture and wool.

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All About Abstract

BY DAVID CHEW
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 01, 2016

There are a lot of doubts and curiousity about abstract arts in this part of the world.  The presentation by David Chew creates awareness about abstract arts, and raise the appreciation of abstract arts of the public.  

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Knitting My Journey

BY MAIJA NYGREN
IN GALASHIELS

Maija makes you think about the creative thinking behind knit design.

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Shaun IN JAPAN PROJECT

BY HARUKA SHIREI
@ VOL 143 ON JAN 25, 2017

Shaun IN JAPAN PROJECT とは “アートを通じて子どもたちをしあわせにする”チャリティプロジェクトです。 豪華アーティストとコラボレーションした世界で一匹だけのユニークなショーン約30匹は、渋谷からはじまり各街で展示後、オークションにかけもたちのための寄付されます。東北新社の四禮遥さんが、プロジェクトの詳細を紹介してくださいます。