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Past Tokyo Event: VOL 98

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Christmas Baubles

BY ASTRID KLEIN
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Presented as a part of Tokyo's Merry PechaKucha Christmas event in December, PechaKucha co-founder Astrid Klein walks us through the history of the Christmas bauble.

Fair warning: This presentation ends with a bang... (in Japanese)

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Not Your Average Sleigh

BY MARK DYTHAM
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Presentated as part of Tokyo's Merry PechaKucha Christmas event in December, PechaKucha co-founder Mark Dytham reveals that Santa's sleigh can indeed take on quite a few varied forms. 

"Presentation of the Day" on December 25, 2013.

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SuperDeluxe for December 2012

BY RYU KONNO
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Every month, Ryu Konno of SuperDeluxe -- where PechaKucha Night was born and still lives in Tokyo -- goes through recent events at the venue, and highlights a few upcoming happenings. He starts off by sharing a few personal photos as well. (in Japanese)

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Finding Fun in Architectural Education

BY ANNA UMANTZ
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Not long after moving to Tokyo, architect Anna Umantz found work at Klein Dytham architecture (yes, home to the founders of PechaKucha). Here Anna speaks of her architectural education, and rather than discussing its trying aspects, she focuses on the fun of it all. 

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EU-Japan Fest Japan

BY TAKAKO SAEKI
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Saeki Takako represents the EU-Japan Fest Japan Committee, and in her presentation she talks about the organization's cultural activities and programs in Europe, as well as the current 20th anniversary celebrations. (in English)

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Kodan

BY KYOKO KANDA
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

In this fascinating presentation, the amazing Kyoko Kanda reveals the world of kodan, the traditional Japanese way of oral storytelling. (in Japanese)

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Storkhouse

BY ROLAND HAGENBERG
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Writer, photographer, and filmmaker Roland Hagenberg talks about his collaboration with architect Terunobu Fujimori and engineer Richard Woschitz to build a guesthouse for storks and artists in Raiding, Austria, the birthplace of composer Franz Liszt. (in English)

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Handwritten Fonts

BY SHIHO YOKOYAMA
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Shiho Yokoyama talks about a project where she gathered people's handwriting to create a large font family, bringing interaction and warmth to the digital environment. This gets followed by a brief introduction on how you can create your own handwritten font. (in English)

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15 Years in Asia

BY JEAN SNOW
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Jean Snow is an Acadian (a French Canadian from the maritimes), and he has been in Asia for 15 years, in Japan for 14 years, and a blogger for 10 years. In this presentation, he shares what he's been up to all this time, leading to his current association with the PechaKucha organization (as its Executive Director). (in English)

Mark Dytham
Architect & PechaKucha Night Founder, Klein Dytham architecture in Tokyo
Jean Snow
Executive Director, PechaKucha in Tokyo
Ryu Konno
SuperDeluxe in Tokyo
Shiho Yokoyama
graphic designer, Concent Inc. in Tokyo
Astrid Klein
Architect & PechaKucha Night Founder, Klein Dytham architecture in Tokyo