What is language? What is home? Laura Bucci explores her surroundings and her culture to ultimately understand herself, her language, her culture, and to inspire her art.
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Speaking in a Visual Language
BY SEAN ARDEN
@ VOL 3
ON SEP 28, 2013
Artist Erin Siddal and media-maker Sean Arden examine the subtleties of technology and how these subtleties are central to the experience of media. Erin and Sean utilize visual language through time-lapse photography, and experiment with its ability to evoke stories and emotions.
BY TOBIAS ZOTTER
@ VOL 4
ON FEB 27, 2014
Art director Tobias Zotter shares his views and personal experience with the relation between visual art and language. His smart and well-considered design projects are the essence of the indispensable connection between graphic elements and text. (In German)
Discovering the Mana of Te Reo Māori
BY REGAN STOKES
@ VOL 18
ON MAR 27, 2014
Regan Stokes is Māori and English. In this kōrero he discusses how cultural dislocation became cultural enlightenment as he gradually discovered the Māori language. Regan advocates for te reo Māori to be taught with an emphasis on the cultural significance of the words themselves, and is now teaching community te reo Māori night classes in Ōtautahi Christchurch.
BY DALE WEISS
@ VOL 8
ON JUN 14, 2014
Crowdsourcing is growing in popularity in many realms, including creativity. In this presentation, Dale Weiss shows us various avenues where crowdsourcing is being used in sketchbooking, and how it can result in both the beautiful and the bizarre.
"Presentation of the Day" on July 5, 2014.
All Sorts of Nuances in Colombian Spanish
BY DIANA MARCELA CUARTAS
@ VOL 12
ON APR 16, 2015
Spanish language offers an unexpected variety of words with different meanings, even inside the same country. Diana Marcela Cuartas has been learning, classifying and compiling what could be called an evolving dictionary of local expressions, resulting in a colorful portrait of Colombian people's identity, wit and creativity.
BY RICHARD SLADE
@ VOL 6
ON SEP 13, 2016
In "Sketchbooks" from PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol.6, a graphic designer Richard Slade tells us about his love of drawing and how at the age of 11, with a gift of a sketchpad and pencils started his first sketchbook. Three decades later he has a collection of 52 sketchbooks that chart the course of his education, career and personal life.
BY RICHARD SLADE
@ VOL 7
ON SEP 27, 2016
“When I was 14, this is when it all started…1989.”
In "Sketchbooks", from PechaKucha Night St.Neots Vol.7, Graphic designer Richard Slade shares us about his love of drawing and how at the age of 11, with a gift of a sketchpad and pencils started his first sketchbook. Three decades later he has a collection of 52 sketchbooks that chart the course of his education, career and personal life.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016.