Swedish Style x PechaKuchaNight 02 Sweden LOVES Japan: A special Tokyo Design Week PechaKucha to celebrate 10 years of Swedish Style in Japan. www.asajungnelius.se Åsa is a much talked about contemporary Swedish glass designer, interested in what is considered genuine or fake and how the value of an object is created. She often uses stereotypes as a languange and challenge their conventional meaning.
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Are You Japanese?
BY AKIRA UCHIMURA
@ VOL 61
ON APR 22, 2009
An interesting presentation on nationality! Although PechaKucha is primarily design focused we welcome great presentations like this. Akira Uchimura is the project coordinator for the Nippon Foundation Nikkei Scholarship, a scholarship for Japanese descendants from Latin America, Philippines and Indonesia. His father is Japanese and his mother is Chilean. His lifetime goal is to become the bridge between Latin America and Japan through community trade, agroforestry support and cultural exchange. He also plans to start an NPO next year in Latin America, called "Kizuna Earth Project."
Design Like You Give A Damn
BY KATHERINE DARNSTADT
@ VOL 13
ON MAR 02, 2010
Collaboration and YOU
BY SHANTELL MARTIN
@ VOL 72
ON APR 21, 2010
"Get out of your head and into your body, hell yeah."
A sentiment we love, and one we think you will too as you watch Shantell Martin's presentation about collaborations, done while the artist was based in Tokyo (she is currently based in NYC).
"Presentation of the Day" on February 19, 2013.
BY JOHANNA AGERMAN
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 23, 2011
Time to expand your knowledge of the vibrator, and after watching Johanna Agerman's presentation on the topic -- in which she takes us on a historical tour of the device -- you'll know much more than you ever thought was possible.
"Presentation of the Day" on March 2, 2013.
I Became an Artist and So Can You
BY LUIS MENDO
@ JANUARY TABLE TALKS
ON JAN 16, 2013
Luis has been designing for 14 years. Before moving to Amsterdam, he worked in newspaper design teams in Barcelona. In june 2005 he founded GOOD Inc.® and was included in the “Top 10 best Art Directors in The Netherlands”.
Next to his work as a designer, he has a bouble life as a illustrator and graphic artist. Luis writes in books, blogs and magazines, is part of juries, teaches editorial design and gives lectures & workshops internationally. In 2007 he founded the reliable freelancers group Goodfellas Network. Since 2012 he's also been the Design Director of the PechaKucha organisation.
"Presentation of the Day" on March 21, 2013.
Do Shit You Love: Innovations of the Heart
BY DAWN HANCOCK
@ MARCH TABLE TALKS
ON MAR 14, 2013
Firebelly is committed to cultivating connections between human beings and ideas, inspiring conscious thought and action. As early advocates for socially responsible design, they pioneered an ethic that values honesty, empathy and Good Design for Good Reason™.
"We rely on our intention, intellect and instinct to guide us as we build effective communication tools that encourage conversation and engagement in and across communities to effect positive social change."
Firebelly is also responsible for the UX design of the PechaKucha website.
"Presentation of the Day" for March 27, 2013.
We Will Work With You
BY CHRIS LIPSCOMBE
@ VOL 18
ON FEB 17, 2013
Chris Lipscombe, tells us the story of the Wellington Media Collective, originally in 1978 - 1998. A founding collective member and connector, Lipscombe expounds on the history of the organization and its involvement with the community and government of New Zealand.