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Alan Stulberg

Cycles of Revival

PRESENTED ON NOV 21, 2013
IN AUSTIN @ VOL 18

Alan Stulberg has always been a bit of a gearhead. But unlike many other motorcycle fanatics, he's interested in presenting his works of motorcycle craftsmanship in ways that one might not expect. Alan speaks of his life, his art, his shop (Revival Cycles) and his budding interest in industrial architecture.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 2, 2014.

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Cycles and Happiness

BY MELANIE GORKA
@ VOL 21 ON FEB 19, 2013

Melanie Gorka experienced an accident that had her re-thinking how she defines happiness in her life. She tells us how, in order to work through her personal and professional challenges, she found new ways to approach life through design, data, and cycles to improve her well-being. 

 

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Abandoned Spaces, A Better Tijuana

BY MIGUEL BUENROSTRO
@ VOL 19 ON SEP 20, 2013

Miguel Buenrostro talks about his inititive for making Tijuana a better place for locals and tourists. Either by encouring arists and architects to recreate abondoned spaces ("DIY Urabnsim") or documenting the poorer areas to raise awarness, his efforts have contirbuted to the overall well being of Tijuana by transformring it into a cultural hub with a slowly reviving economy. 

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Metal Musings

BY JAMES GILLHAM
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2013

James Gillham returns to Albany to discuss the music that defines a large part of his life: metal. Through controversy and camaraderie, metal has been an impossible-to-ignore movement that changes lives. Showing us the difference that metal has made for him, James promotes the idea that metal isn't the violent entity that the news has made it out to be.

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EV Motorcycle PJ

BY HIROTSUGU HAMADA
@ VOL 8 ON FEB 28, 2015

Hirotsugu Hamada is the president of Motorcycle PJ, a company developing a 2WD electric motorcycle, with the aim of launching it in time for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020.

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Creating Revival

BY MIRIAM SINCELL
@ VOL 2 ON MAR 20, 2015

Miriam Sincell, attorney and adjunct college professor, discusses revival and the usage of art in order to create community and bring declining regions back to prosperity. 

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Building a simple metal church

BY MARLON BLACKWELL
@ UNITED STATES ARTISTS 2014 ARTISTS ASSEMBLY ON MAR 24, 2015

One of the Arkansas regional modernist architects Marlon Blackwell was a bible salesman in his college years.  He is fascinated by taking the familiar and presenting it in a strange way. He is sharing his experience instilling strangeness and emphasis on the iconic through converting a metal shed into a church building.

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Engineering Belief

BY LAUREN WHITE
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 27, 2015

Lauren White is an Engineer and art enthusiast. 

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Metal Works

BY SUSAN THORNTON
@ VOL 17 ON NOV 06, 2015

Molding working making metals

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The art and technology behind 3D printing

BY MARC BAX
@ VOL 5 ON MAR 29, 2016

Dutch born Marc Bax is a Mechanical engineer who loves turning ideas into prototypes and has spent the last few years working with 3D printing technology to do just that. He talks us about the diffence between conventional and 3D printing.