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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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Featured Presentation

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Rich Siri

in Three Oaks, MI

Infusco Coffee Roasters

PRESENTED ON APR 09, 2016
IN THREE OAKS @ VOL 1

Rich Siri is a philanthropist/entrepreneur working through the coffee supply chain world wide. His PechaKucha "Infusco Coffee Roasters" tells his story of launching a small coffee production company in Sawyer Michigan that led him to coffee growers in Africa and Central America to find sustainable agriculture.

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Path into a Book

BY PETER LEGRAND
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

For nearly 30 years, Peter LeGrand photographed two ghost towns in Colorado.....Victor and Cripple Creek. This PechaKucha illustrates how his experiences of discovering then photographing these two ghost towns, became the book "Ghost Towns Reborn", published in 2015

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The Home Team

BY ANDREA PETERSON
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

Andrea Peterson, artist, educator and home schooling mom, takes her inspiration and material for this PechaKucha from the family farm in LaPorte, IN where she and her husband John Hook and their two sons grow food, make art and live a sustainable life, mostly off the grid.

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When I was a Child I Thought as a Child

BY RE'LYNN HANSEN
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

This presentation titled, "When I was a Child I Thought as a Child" is based on horses Re'Lynn Hansen photographed through the years. Her memoir "To Some Women i have Known" is also a source of inspiration for this beautiful and peaceful imagery.

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The Murderer Who Wasn't

BY JOHN SMIETANKA
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

In 1979, a young woman was found injured in the middle of the night on a rural Michigan state road. She later died without regaining consciousness. In 1990 a man was arrested, charged, convicted of her murder and was sent to prision. John Smietanka shares this story.

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Impersonating An Architect

BY DIANNE BURGIS
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

In "Impersonating An Architect" Dianne Burgis fufills a childhood dream of designing a unique home for herself with circles and angles and, at the same time, adapting to country living.

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Keeping It Surreal

BY GREGG FRALEY
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

Gregg Fraley and Mary Dean Cason take on a twisted, funny journey through a series of surreal images in "Surreality PechaKucha". These brave souls stepped on stage and provided the narration of a 20X20 slideshow they had never seen before at the Acorn Theater in Three Oaks, MI.

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Minds In the Cloud

BY KATE RYAN
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

"Some digital media truly fosters social harmony. No matter what tragedies occur, Instagram’s open exchange of art and beauty, streaming 24/7, improves human condition, as well as my own."

In "Minds In the Cloud" from PechaKucha Night Three Oaks Vol. 3, Kate Ryan shares the community of photographers she's met through Instagram. With permission and participation of these well recognised artists, Kate opens up the stunning visual variety of images emerging from around the world.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, October 20th, 2016.

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Buzzy Linhart

BY JOHNNY BORTER
@ VOL 2 ON MAY 21, 2016

Johnny Borter picked up a camera at the age of 8 and never put it down. He has photographed over 500 weddings and assisted some of the best photographers in the country. He partnered with Tina Wagner to form borterwagner photography.

 

About the City's Organizers

  • Roger Batton

    Roger is the Executive Producer of Indigan Storyteller... Our Mission is to create an enduring, supportive community of individuals who gather for the purpose of storytelling and to advance the art of storytelling. I live in the country outside of Three Oaks Michigan with my dogs, Rok and Jadze. While my focus is in the US, I've explored and researched storytelling in Mexico, Czech Republic, Ireland and The Netherlands.

  • Kay Hartmann

    As an information designer, I love the PK format and am having a blast producing PKs in Three Oaks

  • Elizabeth Nuti

    Elizabeth (aka E.NUTI) is an artist, yoga instructor & creator of Wish Deck, living in Southwest Michigan. She's going global with her message and mission! Elizabeth's message can be found woven throughout all that she does bringing practical ways, tools, and language on how to better access and navigate our inner world. As part of her endeavors, she produces an event called 'The 20 x 20 #InnerVoiceOut Slideshow Workshop for Young People (ages 11-17)’, using Wish Deck as a tool to tap inside. Young people are the visionaries, change makers and voice of the future. She’s helping to give them a platform to express their Inner Voice and share it with the world. Go to www.enuti.me for more info.