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Andrew Barrie

Back to okoshi-ezu

PRESENTED ON JAN 27, 2010
IN TOKYO @ VOL 68

Andrew, Professor of Design at The University of Auckland’s School of Architecture and Planning - explains how he returned to New Zealand from Tokyo and his fascination with the Japanese art of okoshi-ezu, architectural drawings which are in fact models.

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The Road Back

BY ALAN COMEAU
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 09, 2012

Alan Comeau is joined on stage with the cast and crew of the film The Road Back: Alan Comeau, Acadia Hospital communications officer and producer of the film; Faith Bishop, Hermon High School student and screenwriter/director of the film; Natalie Johnson, Hermon High School student and “Allie” in the film; and Lucas Holmes, Hampden Academy student and musician/composer for the film. (in English)

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Build Back Better Tohoku

BY MICHAEL STEINER
ON FEB 19, 2013

In this special presentation, Architecture for Humanity's Michael Steiner offers up an update on the work the organization has accomplished in Tohoku so far -- following the devastating earthquake/tsunami of 2011 -- and on what is needed next.

You'll find more information on Architecture for Humanity's current projects here.

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Back to the Land

BY NICK WALLACE
@ VOL 14 ON JUN 13, 2013

With sugary and inorganic food on the rise, Nick Wallace advocates for a shift back to Iowa's reliance on the land. He tells us stories of troubles throughout his life that he sees as a blessing in disguise, as these tough times encouraged him towards a healthy lifestyle and a return to his agrarian roots.

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Look Who's Back in Town

BY HIRO NAKANISHI
@ VOL 112 ON MAR 26, 2014

PechaKucha Night Nara organizer Hiro Nakanishi journeys back to Tokyo for a sequel to his presentation on exploring world cafes. Here he discusses where he's been for the past year, and promises to return once spring has come to Tokyo once again. 

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Buckle Up in the Back

BY LESLEY CULLY
@ VOL 5 ON MAY 10, 2014

Lesley Cully is the founder of Buckle Up In The Back- a non profit awareness campaign to educate the community on the use of seat belts and age appropriate car seats.

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Back to Basics

BY ROCK GRAPLIN
@ TOTO TOILET ARCHITECTURE ON SEP 16, 2014

Eat, Pray, and Toilet.

Rock Graplin goes into depth and starts trying to understand the future of the toilet. For him, understanding the past is how to see the future. In a world full of new technology being produced every 5 minutes. And the last place to escape is the toilet, and that should be how our future of the toilet should look like. Simple, clean, and simply earthly. 

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The Word We Saw a Hundred Miles Back

BY SARA RIVERA
@ VOL 18 ON SEP 27, 2015

Sara Rivera explores the written word, art, and her practice. 

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Back-Up Ninja Turtle

BY MATT BROOKS
@ VOL 30 ON MAY 11, 2017

The crowd loves him!  Back for his second round!  Here's Matt Brooks!  
He's a graphic designer, web developer and an occassional back-up ninja turtle in Winnipeg.  He's 13 Going on 30 and this presentation will take you on an energetic ride!

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Everyone wants to go back school!!!

BY ADAM KHAN
@ VOL 14 ON MAY 24, 2017

Architect Adam Khan gave this PechaKucha during the 2017 Clerkenwell Design Week and showcased one of the projects he is most proud of - an amazing new pre-school with the coolest playground ever! Adam had the audience dreaming about how different their school days would have been if they had the chance to go to this school!