Timothy Delaney shares some of the rich history of the Craig House in Beacon, and how the sanitarium was home to quite a few famous people, including F. Scott Fitzgerald's wife Zelda.
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Crowdfunding and building: we build the house all together
Let's club together to build a house? Actually this phrase is the idea of Chelyabinsk project “The Ants”. The authors have come up with a scheme to invest in construction through Crowdfunding. How does this work? How to make the building process as clear as possible? And where is planned the first building, which can be observed online? Alexander Medvedev, one of project’s authors, gave the answers on these issues in the course of Pecha Kucha.
John Sunday and the Significance of his House
BY CHRISTOPHER SATTERWHITE
@ VOL 6
ON MAY 14, 2016
The City of Pensacola has a tremendous opportunity to preserve a monumental piece of its past, and tell a side of our history that has as of yet been largely untold. Christopher Satterwhite presents a talk is about John Sunday, and the cultural significance and importnat effort to save his house. A historical Pensacola figure, a self made free man of color that decided to stay in the deep south and fight for his beliefs and his place in society.
The Magic House
BY MAIR HYMAN
@ VOL 3
ON JUN 02, 2016
“The house is built around the concepts of water, air, wind and light.”
In The Magic House from PechaKucha Night Vientiane Vol. 3, Mair Hyman talks about the process of designing and building a dream house for him and his artist wife in Vientiane, Laos in the neighborhood of Ban Apinihan. The result is a stunning house that combines both Lao and Western elements.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
The Tiny House Dream
BY DOUG ROBINSON
@ VOL 1
ON NOV 11, 2016
Doug Robinson - Discussing the process of working through the designing and building, to date, of his tiny house. From growing up in Montana, he has played and worked in Wanaka for the last 10 years. He has been designing houses from bespoke houses to both modular and prefab homes, all of which are part of the design concept for his tiny house.
THE HOUSE, AN ARTIST'S RETREAT
BY MARK WHITE
@ VOL 15
ON NOV 19, 2016
Mark White, a jovial Canadian living in Kobe, talks about a share house project he is building and constantly tinkering on, called The House. Welcoming guests from all around the world and sharing experiences with them are his prime motivations through this project.
Designing Japan House London
BY HIROYUKI ISOBE
@ VOL 17
ON MAY 22, 2017
In this extra special PechaKucha given to announce the location and concept of Japan House London on 22 May 2017, Hiroyuki Isobe, unveils the design for the interior of Japan House, and what a wonder it is!
Located in the heart of central London, the aim is of Japan House is to be a living window into Japan’s culture of excellence and beauty expressed through its traditions, modernity and appetite for the new.
We can't wait to visit!
Tiny House Journal
BY CRAIG JARVIS
@ VOL 32
ON SEP 26, 2017
Architect Craig Jarvis shares the realities of living in an off-grid tiny house with small children. His goal has always been to blur the line between our desire to live in a warm comfortable healthy home, and our need to be immersed in nature for our own well being.