Past Tokyo Event: VOL 118

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Let Me Rest My Phone on Ya Collarbone

BY SAMM BENNETT
@ VOL 109 ON DEC 04, 2013

Photographer, musician, and poetic lyricist Samm Bennett blends elements from all his specialties to form an amazing and hilarious performance pairing Samm's humorous photographic juxtapositions and cunning linguistic chops.

This presentation was recorded at PechaKucha Night Vol. 109, and then performed again at Tokyo Designers Week 2014's PechaKucha Night Vol. 118. It was selected as "Presentation of the Day" on December 31, 2013.

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Architecture Celebrated at the Embassy of Brazil

BY ANDRÉ CORRÊA DO LAGO
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

André Corrêa do Lago is the Brazilian Ambassador to Japan, as well as a curator and critic of architecture. Representing both of these roles, Ambassador Lago's presentation covers Brazil's amazing diplomatic links to architecture, with a final focus on the World Cup 2014 installation that was produced at the Brazil Embassy in Tokyo by esteemed Japanese architect Shigeru Ban.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 18, 2014.

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Oyako

BY BRUCE OSBORN
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

Photographer Bruce Osborn is a longtime resident of Japan, and in this presentation he describes "Oyako" (a Japanese word that signifies both parent and child), a multi-decade photography project that has consumed his life, and given him amazing insights into Japanese society, and the fantastically diverse family links that exists between parent and child.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 5, 2014.

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Tools for Design

BY JORDAN BRANDT
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

Jordan Brandt is the resident Technology Futurist at Autodesk, and in the spirit of Tokyo Designers Week (where this presentation was given), he takes us on a tour of the potential tools of design, and what it can mean for the future of design.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 28, 2014.

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建築的思考のススメ

BY MAKOTO TANIJIRI
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

建築家の谷尻誠さんが、 日常や当たり前に捉えていたことの見え方ががらりと変わる、 クリエイティブで建築的な思考を、 自身のプロジェクトと共に紹介します。

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Robot Restaurant

BY NAMIE OSAWA
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

東京で話題沸騰、巨大ロボットが歩くロボットレストラン。 ダンサーの大澤さんがロボットとダンサーの一日の裏側を披露しました。

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Dreamliner of Design

BY PAUL PUGH
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

Paul Pugh is the Executive Creative Director for Amazon Kindle and Fire Products, and in this personal presentation for Tokyo Designers Week 2014, he takes us on a tour of the dreamliner of his dreams, using the exercise to also illustrate his design philosophy. Pull up your seat, and prepare to take flight in Paul's imaginary vessel of design.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 14, 2014.

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織物の旅

BY REIKO SUDO
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

テキスタイルデザイナーの須藤玲子さんは, テキスタイルが作られている場所の紹介を通じて, 皆さんを日本各地の旅にご案内します。 100年前の織り機を使っている織屋さんの様子など, スペシャルな風景と織物を作る人たちの様子がみられます。

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鳥人間の裏舞台

BY SHOTA TANAKA
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

人力飛行機の滞空距離及び飛行時間を競う競技会、「鳥人間コンテスト」。 2013年の大会で優勝したMeisterが飛行機作りの裏側を話しました。

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動作拡大型スーツ スケルトニクス

BY REYES TATSURU SHIROKU
@ VOL 118 ON OCT 29, 2014

ロボットを装着して自分の体を拡大できたら!?-- 小さな頃の夢をかなえるため会社を起こした白久さんが語る、歴代スケルトニクスの進化!

Mark Dytham
Architect & PechaKucha Night Founder, Klein Dytham architecture in Tokyo
Astrid Klein
Architect & PechaKucha Night Founder, Klein Dytham architecture in Tokyo
Samm Bennett
Musician in Tokyo
Jordan Brandt
Technology Futurist, Autodesk, Inc. in San Francisco
Reyes Tatsuru Shiroku
代表取締役, スケルトニクス株式会社 in Tokyo
Paul Pugh
Designer, Creative Director in Austin`
André Corrêa do Lago
Brazilian Ambassador to Japan in Tokyo
Shota Tanaka
Meister2015年度代表, 東京工業大学ものつくり系サークルMeister in Tokyo
Namie Osawa
ダンス・和太鼓, 株式会社ジョセンミュージアム in Tokyo
Bruce Osborn
Photographer, Ozone Inc. in Tokyo
Makoto Tanijiri
建築家/Architect, SUPPOSE DESIGN OFFICE株式会社 in Tokyo
Reiko Sudo
テキスタイルデザイナー, 株式会社 布 in Tokyo