Ex-stand up comic, video game designer and comunications coach Jon Torrens tells us why we are all superheroes when we believe in ourselves.
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The Japan Superhero Boom and the Pachimon Phenomenon 1971-1975
BY DON KRATZER
@ VOL 103
ON MAY 29, 2013
Don Kratzer adds to his collection of PechaKucha presentations dealing with the Japanese toy and figure scene with a new installment, this time looking at the explosion of Superheros on Japanese TV and popular culture In the early 1970s. Check out the cast of characters, the amazing vinyl toys, and the charming "pachimon" (bootleg) phenomenon of this bygone era.
"Presentation of the Day" on June 7, 2013.
BY YONGQING LIU
@ VOL 13
ON MAY 18, 2013
Yongqing Liu is a Secretary-General of Shenzhen Graphic Design Association. His amazing design works utilizing Chinese characters and fonts for products and branding is a combination of historical background and his own feelings toward life. Unfortunatley, Yonging Liu was unavailable, and a friend of his presented for him instead.
Talking to Yourself
BY RAY FENWICK
@ VOL 16
ON DEC 05, 2013
Artist-of-all-sorts Ray Fenwick speaks to a crowd and to you (if you listen) about talking to one's self. He points out the fact that our voice is a huge part of our identity, but in many cases we don't acknowledge that it is the embodiment of our thoughts while still remaining a function of our body. Because our voice is at the crossroads of our psychological and physiological being, it can be surreal and disconcerting to practice, but Ray encourages us all to see what comes out!
"Presentation of the Day" on January 30, 2014.
By Brightest Day, By Blackest Night: The Moral and Personal Guidance of Superheroes
BY BILL CAMERON
@ VOL 3
ON JUN 06, 2014
Bill Cameron speaks about the way that superheroes can serve as a real and positive influence on people's lives, with a few famous examples and some personal anecdotes. In spite of their fictitious nature, superheroes can be a real source of personal strength and morals.
"Presentation of the Day" on August 13, 2014.
Check Yourself Before You Wreck Yourself
Through the delivery of art, design and architecture Lee Ivett works with communities & individuals with an ambition to participate in improving their experience of life through active intervention in their spiritual, social, economic, physical and cultural context.
On a Scale of 1 to 10, How Confident Are You?
BY KRISTOPHER BANNER
@ VOL 26
ON SEP 29, 2016
“Does somebody with 10 out of 10 confidence always succeed? Never fail? Never procrastinate? Always trust themselves? I don’t believe that.”
Kristopher Banner was home sick watching day time TV when he had an epiphany about how people perceive confidence. He shares what he learned by looking to others—and inside himself—for opportunities to pick away at self-doubt.
Which Superhero Are You? Discovering Your Personal Brand
BY BRAD DRESSLER
@ VOL 9
ON NOV 29, 2016
Brad Dressler believes that every hero is different and so is every person. Everyone has a personal brand. He discusses personal brands and how your brand shapes perception of yourself.