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Adam Buss

Director of Audience Engagement, QUAD in Derby

Art, Sport and Passion

PRESENTED ON JUN 30, 2011
IN DERBY @ VOL 2

What keeps you awake at night and gets you up in the morning? How can seemingly small events make us the people we are today? By looking at art and sport, two defining interests in his life, Adam Buss chart a journey to this exact point in time. No conclusions, no sales pitch, just passion.

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Live Upon the Map

BY KATHERINE CORY
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 30, 2011

A presentation by web designer Katie Cory about a recent project.

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Epiphany on 7th Avenue

BY RAY SYLVESTER
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 30, 2011

Former English teacher Ray Sylvester describes how his life was changed after "popping into" a woodcraft shop on 7th Avenue in New York. He now designs and crafts beautiful jigsaw-style boxes as a profession. 

"Presentation of the Day" on November 9, 2013.

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Scrambles Amongst Mexico's Alps

BY NICK MOYES
@ VOL 2 ON JUN 30, 2011

Without a whimper, climbing the volcanoes of Mexico, including Pico de Orizaba, the third highest mountain in North America.

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How Big Is Your Fish?

BY CHRIS BEECH
@ VOL 3 ON OCT 26, 2011

Chris explains the history of cranking balls (or bowling). This presentation is in English.

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In Defence of the Humble Kebop

BY MARTIN BROADHURST
@ VOL 3 ON OCT 26, 2011

Martin's passion for Kebop -- the history, the present, and the future of Kebab. This presentation is in English.

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Cricket For Dummies

BY HASEEF
@ VOL 5 ON APR 17, 2012

In this great KIDS Presentation from PechaKucha Night Derby, Haseef apprises us of the ins and outs of his favorite sport: Cricket.

"Presentation of the Day" on February 1, 2013.

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Where is My Mind

BY LEAH SIMMONS
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 04, 2016

Leah Simmons is a graphic designer by day and roller derby player by night! Her passion for art and graphics is something that she carries through all aspects of her life, from volunteering her talents to local charities to her most recently creation of her own freelance design business, Sugar Skull Design. Just over a year ago, Leah suffered a traumatic brain injury during a roller derby game that not only challenged her perception of the world around her, but also art as a tool of self reflection and healing. 

 

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Passion for Capoeira

BY MALCOLM WU
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 01, 2016

Malcolm Wu shares his passion for Capoeira, a Brazillian martial art and how he brought the culture to Sarawak.

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Corridors of Uncertainty: Art in Sport, Sport in Art

BY THOMAS CLARK
@ VOL 2 ON APR 20, 2016

Selkirk football clubs poet in residence, Thomas Clark, talks about the benefits of combining art and sport.