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Anat Safran

Artistic director in Tel Aviv

Showing 'em How it's Done in Tel Aviv

PRESENTED ON MAR 20, 2015
IN TOKYO @ VOL 123

Today's 'PechaKucha of the Day' celebrates Tel Aviv. The city will be holding 4 PechaKucha Nights in the next two days with over 10,000 people in attendance! Anat Safran, Tel Aviv city organiser, explores the culture and creative projects of her city. These project included junk art, urban architecture, and music performances.

 

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Daily Acts of Creativity​

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