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18 JUL

NEXT EVENT VOL 17

Date: July 18th, Saturday.
Time: 8:30 show time
Location: At “Wild Rivers Outdoor Ampetheatre” at the Rio Grande National Monument. Map will be available soon.
What: Volume 17 of Pecha Kucha Night Taos, outdoors (open rain or shine) in collaboration with: Pecha Kucha Night Taos, LEAP, BLM, Questa Tourism Department.
 

 “Celebrate UNESCO’s 2015 Year of Light, Northern New Mexico style, with “Luz es Vida,” a themed evening of all that light can mean. Come explore dramatic hiking trails, pitch your tent and stay ‘til Sunday. Or, just enjoy catered savouries and sweets and a Pecha Kucha under the stars.”

Tickets on sale NOW at the TCA: (575) 758-2052

deadline to reserve show, dinner, bus package for $48.00 is Wednesday, July 8th
deadline to reserve show with dinner package for $25.00 is Friday, July 10th
deadline to reserve a seat for the show only, $10, is Friday, July 17th

If space to mention camping, go for it…

SCHEDULE

4:30pm: Guided Hike - with Erin Freiboth (DOI/VISTA) - FREE
                -2 hour planned hike around the Wild Rivers area, hilly and partially stenuous (proper attire recommended). DOI/VISTA (Department of the Interior / Volutneers in service to America) Erin Freiboth will lead the tour with guest experts to discuss flora and fauna, archeology, etc. more details soon.

7:00pm: Dinner - catered by Kathy Morsell + Local Organic produce from Daniel Carmona and Cerro Farms
                -reservations required, Vegetarian/gluten free options available.  Buffet style. Menu: Grilled polenta, Roasted vegetables, Black bean salad, Farm-to-table green salad, assorted homemade cookies, Iced-teas, juice or water

8:30pm: Pecha Kucha presentations
                -Full line-up to be announced in early June. All around the theme of “Light”… expect 8-10 presentations.

PRICING- ticket totals below

$48 - Special ‘PK’ Package 

deadline to reserve show, dinner, bus package for $48.00 is Wednesday, July 8th” (includes roundtrip school bus transportation with on-board guide + entertainment, dinner and show). 50 people will enjoy the option of a chauffeured ride out to the monument Meeting place will be the overflow parking lot for Taos Diner (Northside) (intersection of HWY 64 and Hale Creek -AT PUEBLO). The hour-long ride will add a 15 min. break in Questa, to stretch, visit the bathroom, and view OCHO art + event space. Bus leaves at 5:00pm sharp and returns to town at 11pm (or sooner as timing of presentations allows). Bus riders will arrive before the start of dinner, and in time to choose good seats for the show.  

$25 - Dinner and Show
deadline to reserve show with dinner package for $25.00 is Friday, July 10th

$10 - Show only* -
deadline to reserve a seat for the show only, $10, is Friday, July 17th Reserved tickets can be guaranteed a seat…people that don’t reserve and show up at the door risk standing room only.

$7 - Camping - upon arrival through the BLM

FREE - Guided Hike

*Please note that event tends to sell out. It is advised to make reservations. Tickets are available day of show, but run the risk of standing room only. Dinner only available with reservation. Camping is available through BLM at self-pay stations within the Monument for $7. Day-use fee has been waived for the event. This is a ‘rain-or-shine’ event!

For event information: www.pechakucha.org & leapsite.org
Email: pechakuchataos@gmail.com - Phone: 575-613-0601

Tickets on sale NOW at the TCA: (575) 758-2052

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Featured Presentation

A city's architecture tends to tell you a lot about that city, and in this presentation, Rachel Preston Prinz highlights various architectural trends that you'll find in the city of Taos, New Mexico -- for example, the ornate bars that you'll see in one of the image are a reaction to the city's proximity to the "frontier." (in English)
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Fighting Plastic

BY SONYA LUZ
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Sonya Luz Hinton Constanza uses her life to illustrate how many modern products have plastic components, and how to limit our plastic consumption as much as possible.

She then looks at the average consumption rate of single-use plastic bags worldwide, and points to various cities which have already banned these bags, urging Taos to do the same.

 
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Life after Ceramics

BY JILL ROUNDS
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Jill Rounds talks about her life after ceramics, and the various mediums she has explored since she left her ceramic tile business. She focuses mainly on painting and book arts, and shows several of her personal projects, many of which focus on themes of peace and spirituality.

 
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Assorted Works

BY HANK BRUSSELBACK
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Hank Brusselback talks about his paintings, showing pieces from various projects and series he has worked on over the years. His subject matter varies from political to personal, with some serving as light-hearted jokes about friends, and others becoming satires of political figures and problems in the United States and the world.

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Free Painting

BY ELIZABETH JOSE
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Elizabeth Jose shows a series of her paintings while she explains her daily routine and how she paints. She talks about the mindset she prefers to paint with, how she prepares herself, and what motivates her to paint in the first place.

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Modern Countervailance

BY ADAM SEITCHIK
@ VOL 9 ON APR 04, 2013

Adam Seitchik talks about the problems facing capitalism and government around the world today He shows how the original balance between the government, worker’s unions, and companies has become distorted over the years and finishes by looking at modern balances for corporate power, and how to remain socially aware while investing.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 28, 2013.

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Inside Wood and Paint: The Heart of Making

BY PATTI TRONOLONE
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 29, 2011

As a painter and furniture maker, Patti shares her thoughts and attitudes when she paints and what the paintings are to her. Also, since she loves nature, she shows off her furniture in that setting, as the pieces are influenced by the natural world and are made with natural materials. (in English)

 

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Modern Countervailance

In today's Presentation of the Day, "Modern Countervailance" from PKN Taos Vol. 9Adam Seitchik talks about the problems facing capitalism and government around the world today.
He shows how the original balance between the government, worker’s unions, and companies has become distorted over the years, and finishes by looking at modern balances for corporate power, and how to remain socially aware while investing.

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