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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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Who Can't Relate to Cake?!

BY REBECCA ELGAR
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

If the best way to a person's heart is through their stomach, than Rebecca Elgar has the right idea! Listen as she talks about her sweet passion for baking cakes and other delicious confectionaries as a means to express her creative side and make something for others to enjoy. 

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Why Charlie Dance?

BY MICHAEL SMITH
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Ever wondered why Michael Smith's artist identity is Charlie Dance? Listen as he talks about the origins of his artist name as well as comically describing his family members. 

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Light and Coloured Paper Art

BY JILLIAN ELDRIDGE
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Thinking about the relationship of light and paper differently, Jillian Eldridge  discovers an interesting and abstract form of art by using light and coloured paper that creates for an interesting use of shadows and reflected light. Listen as she uses this fusioned medium to talk about her artistic pieces introducing people and moths. 

 

 

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Capitalism vs. Creativity

BY TIM REDFERN
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Tim Redfern, disappointed by the consumeristic society that has devleoped in urban cities, discusses his liberal goal in encouraging people to get more invovled with creativity and begin making their own creations. He beieves that if the community were to stray away from capitalistic thinking, it would make way for more creativity. 

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The World Through Children's Eyes

BY STEPHANIE FAWBERT
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Stephanie Fawbert, dicusses her water colour and ink artwork series on children and gender relations. Listen as she explains how children see themselves and each other in the world of adults as well as how the opposite sex perceive each other in her artwork. 

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Clean Seas Please!

BY ERICA SMITH
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Have you ever thought about the consequences of not properly disposing waste and its affects on the environment? Erica Smith, a graphic designer, talks about her recent campaign peoject called "Clean Seas Please" which aims to make people more aware about what they choose to dispose in toliets by creating attractive and thought provoking advertisments. 

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What is "Having Fun"?

BY CHRISTINE HARMAR BROWN
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

What is having fun? Is it the stress of amusment parks, playing boardgames that slowly escalate to family war, tense group picnics or a hobby? Whatever it is, Christine Harmar Brown has the answer. Listen as she comically lists various ways in which you can posisibly have fun! 

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Everyone Loves Cake

BY REBECCA ELGAR
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 27, 2013

Rebecca Elgar writes children's books and for television, but in her spare time she whips up gorgeous, edible cake art. She speaks on the origin of her fascination, and the cooking process for each piece she makes. 

 

About the City's Organizers

  • Michael Smith

    I am the Creative Coordinator of a set of artists' studios in Rye, South East England. The studios are housed in an old school and now play host to over 30 visual artists and creative individuals from all aspects of the arts. I am also a practicing artist myself, working under the name 'Charlie Dance'. My works includes performances, photography and print.