Ty Allan Jackson talks about Big Head Books, his children books publishing project, and explains how to him its his way of contributing to the education of all kids, no matter the age or race. (in English)
NEXT EVENT VOL 13
When the Real Art Party's over, stay to listen as your neighbors and friends share their obsessions and inspirations in PechaKucha style: 20 slides, 20 seconds each. Light refreshments and cash bar courtesy of Wandering Star Brewery.
Nial DeMena: Cannabis Transdermal Technology
As the body of medical cannabis research grows, forward-thinking drug designers are creating truly medical form factors for cannabis, such as the transdermal patch, that appeal to conventional health care providers and users.
Steve Dietemann: Four Seasons / Four Time Zones: A travelogue of the United States in Watercolor and Haiku.
Kimberly Donoughe: Adult Scouts
Geeg Wiles: The Tales of Ahab’s Adventures
Ahab’s Adventures is the visually written story of Captain Ahab, a 3 foot tall, 40 pound, bright yellow, wooden fisherman/aspiring wannabe pirate captain. Captain Ahab inspires people to stop watching and start participating.
Leslie Paisley: 20 Shades of Decay: Promoting the Graceful Aging of Art
Paper conservator Leslie Paisley, from the Williamstown Art Conservation Center, will present the science and art of preserving the useful life of fine art and artifacts on paper.
Barry Goldstein: Dark Decade: A Personal Oddysey through 9/11
Chris Post: Bright Ideas: Builiding a Brewery
Eric Kerns: Bright Ideas: Building a Brand
Alanna Kellogg: Save Water, Drink Wine: Wine Tastings with Alanna
If you are interested in presenting at PechaKucha Pittsfield, please contact Johanna at firstname.lastname@example.org
Awesome Museum and Cultural Websites
BY MARCIA MAYPER
@ VOL 6
ON MAY 16, 2013
Marcia Mayper, of The Cultured Web company, takes us through some of her favorite cultural websites. From museum sleep ins to rice donation, Marcia's websites provide interesting events and services for culture lovers of all ages!
BY GEEG (CAPTAIN AHAB) WILES
@ VOL 3
ON AUG 14, 2012
Geeg Wiles tells the story of his travelling companion Captain Ahab: a 3-foot-tall bright-yellow lawn ornament. He discusses what started as harmless college recreational photo project, and became an international phenomenon that inspired people around the globe to go out and have new and exciting experiences.
"Presentation of the Day" on July 18, 2013.
Chance Meetings at Guido's (And Other Places)
BY DIANE FIRTELL
@ VOL 3
ON AUG 14, 2012
Diane Firtell goes out and takes photos of people she meets at the Guido's grocery store (and sometimes other places), a project that then saw her add computer "painting" to eliminate the visual noise in the background of the photos. (In English)