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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!


What is performance?

@ VOL 20 ON NOV 05, 2014

Catherine is a freelance theatre-maker, facilitator and filmmaker with a passion for empowering people through the use of the creative arts whilst creating unique experiences for both audiences and artists alike. In 2008, after being awarded the White Rose Scholarship for Innovation for enterprising ideas in the creative industries, she graduated from the University of Leeds (Bretton Hall) with a BA(hons) in Theatre and Performance, focusing on directing whilst developing skills in writing, physical theatre, puppetry and multimedia. In 2009, she set up Design Unbound Ltd with her partner, a web development agency with clients such as Avon Cosmetics and World Duty Free. After moving to the US from her native Scotland in early 2012, Catherine is returning to both theatre and film. She is currently developing a one-woman show about our connection to food and the industry that guards it called At the Table and runs Film Unbound LLC in the Seacoast region, a media production company that makes both fictional and documentary films for distribution and clients.


Tidal Roots


Kyle Schaefer and Kent Scovill have combined their skill sets and life experiences to design and build wooden stand-up paddleboards, that the boys claim each have a soul and unique personality. They talk about the step and passion it takes to making these boards.


Revitalizing Portsmouth Music Hall

@ VOL 14 ON MAR 21, 2013

Terrence Parker talks about a remodeling project he did recently at his local music hall. He looks at the logistical side of remodeling the sidewalk and street, to make the area safe and more easily accessible, both by foot and bus, and then shows some of the more decorative touches, and looks at how they often also serve a practical purpose.


Community, Collaboration and Design

@ VOL 14 ON MAR 21, 2013

Eric Stark goes into depth on a selection of community-oriented student projects worked on in the past 6 years of the University of Maine's Architecure program.



PKN Portsmouth in the News

The New Hampshire has some coverage on the next PechaKucha Night taking place in Portsmouth, at the 3S Artspace (pictured).

This Friday night, Portsmouth’s 3S Artspace, who,  according to their website, is a non-profit “dedicated to presenting and supporting contemporary artists” will be hosting PechaKucha night in chorus with cities all over the world to celebrate PechKucha’s 10th anniversary. 

Read the full article here.

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About the City's Organizers

  • Mike Teixeira

    I believe good communication can make the world better and great communication can transform it. Creative Director, dad, geek...nice to meet 'cha. Presentation design and skill is a passion of mine and I founded Pecha Kucha in Portsmouth NH to do my small part in nurturing the city's deep creative passion.

  • Mallory Parkington

    Photographer Mallory Parkington takes you "Behind The Lens", an in-depth look at the elements of photography.

  • Anne Weidman

    As Marketing Manager and Associate at JSA Inc, a Portsmouth, NH-based architecture firm, I manage all things marketing, from public relations and market research, graphic design, photography and event planning, to the hands-on task of “getting it out the door.”

  • Jerry Monkman

    Jerry Monkman is a conservation photographer based in Portsmouth. He has written and photographed nine books, including Wild Acadia (named a top photo book of 2007 by Shutterbug Magazine) and The AMC Guide to Outdoor Digital Photography (winner of a 2012 National Outdoor Book Award.) His nature, adventure, and environmental photos have been published in magazines, advertisements, and websites around the world, while contributing to the conservation of several hundred thousand acres of wild places in New England. His clients include The Nature Conservancy, National Geographic Adventure, Men's Journal, Yankee, L.L. Bean, and Timberland. Jerry is currently excitedly anticipating the release of his first feature-length documentary film, The Power of Place, which will be screened at 3S Artspace on April 9th.

  • Brett Davis

    Buffalo Wings and Ducati Motorcycles

  • Ashley Smith

    I am a motivated, creative and strategic professional working within the advertising agency industry. I've got a passion for identifying the appropriate means of communication for mass audiences, and executing powerful integrated campaigns through traditional and digital media.

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