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Andrea and Andriana

Product Designers, Royal College of Art in London

Humane Technology

PRESENTED ON JUL 26, 2017
IN TOKYO @ VOL 149

"We would like to talk to you about our interest in the future of technology and how we can improve it by adjusting technology to humans rather than adjusting humans to technology."

In "Humane Technology" from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 149Andrea & Andriana, design students from the Royal College of Art, London, have taken a cross cultural journey to Kyoto, Japan, exploring the unchartered territory between the realms of design and meditation. In collaboration with Shunkoin temple in Kyoto, using various creative techniques to amplify and augment breathing, they will attempt to enter and influence the subconscious state of being. Om ...

ロンドンのロイヤル・カレッジ・オブ・アート(Royal College of Art)でデザインを学ぶAndrea&Andrianaさんは、デザインと瞑想の間で潜む未知の領域を探索するために、京都へのクロスカルチャーの旅を始めました。 京都の数かる中の寺院のひとつ、春光院と共同で、様々な創造的手法を駆使して呼吸を増強することで、潜在意識状態に与える影響を試みています。 オーム...

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Water for Life

BY SIMON TAYLOR
@ VOL 4 ON SEP 23, 2011

Simon talks about the exhibition he designed for the "Water for Life" project.

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Design and Technology

BY DIANA ARRAMBIDE
@ VOL 14 ON FEB 28, 2012

Diana Arrambide of Everywhere Studios shares her ideas on the role of advanced technology in the field of design, and how it affects the work of designers -- do designers need to be software users? This presentation is in English.

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Transcendental Meditation Research and its Applications in Social Welfare Programs

BY SCOTT LARY
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 25, 2013

Scott Lary talks about the benefits of transcendental meditation. From prison inmates to the health of care givers, the positive effects are astounding.

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Life Stripe

BY SPREAD CREATIVE UNIT
@ VOL 116 ON JUL 30, 2014

クリエイティブユニットSPREAD の二人は、1日の行動を色に置き換え、色彩のパターンとして表現するアートワークを2004年から行っています。延べ15万週にも及ぶ、いろいろな人たちの1日「生活の模様」。多様でカラフルな色彩パターンは、見る人に、「LIFE」をいきいきと伝えます。

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Lessons in Falling

BY ALAIN PARIZEAU
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 17, 2014

Alain Parizeau speaks of things falling into place in his life. He talks about how Graphic Design can creatively help people, make them feel good and how it can solve problems. He went deeper and started to think how Graphic Design can help people to communicate better.

"Presentation of the Day" on October 6, 2014.

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My New Everyday Life

BY NORA AMES
@ PECHAKUCHA NIGHT AT THE CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL ON OCT 30, 2015

“Obviously, living in a wheelchair is a challenge but is a normal life for many. Wheelchair living requires constant mapping out of acceptable routes and services –like bathrooms– and destinations –like restaurants.”

In My New Everyday Life Speaker Nora Ames reprises her standing ovation presentation from the Chicago Architecture Biennial at PechaKucha Chicago’s 36th Volume.  

Nora used to enjoy runs by Lake Michigan, running by herself or with coworkers and friends. 13 months ago she had a medical condition taking her out of the workplace and changing her perspective forever. In this presentation the effect of design on accessibility is discussed.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, February 15th, 2016. 

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Healthcare Improvement Science

BY IOANA MARGINEANU
@ VOL 1 ON NOV 06, 2015

Speaker Ioana Margineanu tells us about the importance of improving medicine in Romania. 

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Crinoids & Meditation

BY ALAN PALMER
@ VOL 7 ON DEC 01, 2016

"I don't think about anything else...I'm just looking down and finding the beauty and meditating..."

In Crinoids & Meditation At PechaKucha Night St. Joseph Vol. 7, Alan Palmer talks about his journey in finding his meditative method through collecting crinoids, the fossils left behind by primordial marine organisms, on the shores of Lake Michigan. He also shares a brief history of these ancient sea creatures as well as the connection between his hobby and meditation in his life. 



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My Meditation Retreat

BY SEBASTIAN GOTTSCHLICH
@ VOL 12 ON AUG 26, 2017

Sebastian Gottschlich shares his experience at the meditation retreat he took and how meditation can help you live a better life.