Next Event

28 MAY


Pecha Kucha Seattle and Bellevue Arts Museum are thrilled to co-present PKN SEA vol. 64: New Frontiers in Pacific Northwest Design in support of BAM’s exhibition The New Frontier: Young Designer-Makers in the Pacific Northwest. The event will present works by a wide-range of locally based designer-makers, examining the materials, processes, and creative strategies that define their practices. The evening will celebrate the depth, dimension and excellence of design in the Pacific Northwest, creating space for the discussion of how objects and products are conceived and created here, who is making them and how the field of local design is reflective of this unique region.

PRESENTERS INCLUDE: Kate Bailey - Free Time // Darin Montgomery - Urbancase + Standard Socket // Thom Jones - Semigood // Paul Michael Davis - Paul Michael Davis Design // Etta Lilienthal - Artist // Jayme Yen - Schema // Jeffrey Veregge - Graphic Designer // Leonard Garfield - MOHAI // Susan Surface - Design in Public // Christopher Shaw - Ceramicist // John Hogan- Designer/Glass Artist // Andrew J.S. - Digital Kitchen // Matt Mcelvogue - Teague





About the City's Organizers

  • Ana Maria Pinto da Silva

    Ana Pinto da Silva leads design for Microsoft’s Strategic Prototyping and Advanced Strategies Group (StratPro). Her work synthesizes her interests in storytelling, architecture and emerging technologies with her deep passion for creative collaboration. She is passionate about creative community: she is the founder of Seattle’s Pecha Kucha chapter, one of Pecha Kucha’s longest running city series. She currently serves as a board member for Design In Public and as an advisor to the Seattle Waterfront Design Oversight Committee. Ana received her B.A. in Architecture from U.C. Berkeley and her MDesS from the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. She is a graduate of Seattle’s Leadership Tomorrow’s serving as class valedictorian in 2009.

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