To promote the passion and understanding of geography and cities, Asma Inayat encourages teaching the young and the old about map reading, geography skills, travel writing and all that travel photography entails. Like telling a story visually, this will be conducted through workshops for young kids and adults.
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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.
Maps for Advocacy
BY MATTHEW BAMBACH
@ VOL 28
ON JAN 21, 2014
Visual storyteller Matthew Bambach believes maps are one established medium for communicating spatial information that can be used to help the community develop a stronger connection with a problem and its solution. Here he talks about participatory mapping, or the creation of maps by local communities for a social benefit.
Storytelling through Moroccan Rugs
Alia Kate, of Kantara, explains her preoccupation with Moroccan rugs, the stories woven into their fibers, and the women weavers who create them.
Through her travels and conversations with the many women she spent with in Morocco, and learning their language, Kate expresses her love for their culture. Which then allowed her to start her own stories with making rugs and pillows in her online store.
You See, I Say: Transforming Pictures to Prose
BY HYACINTHE MILLER
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
Hyacinthe Miller feels strongly that words are magic. She is an omnivorous reader, a world traveller, blogger and content curator. She shares about how, as a writer with a vivid imagination, her perceptions, especially of
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400 Seconds of Art
BY SANDY SAAD
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
“It is said that one of the biggest forms of intimidation for a painter is an empty canvas”
In 400 Seconds of Art from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 10th volume, speaker Sandy Saad discusses her relationship with art. A lover of all things art – she enjoys experiencing and sharing with others the many ways art inspires her. From abstraction to mark making, she shares about how we engage with art and learn from it.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 9th, 2017.
A Visual Essay
BY MICKA PERIER
@ VOL 2
ON MAR 31, 2016
Micka Perier is a photographer and the owner of Le Trio Coffee in Vientiane, Laos. He shares a personal visual essay: "I chose to present a visual essay trying to touch this je-ne-sais-quoi that we barely dare to face... A travel though some pictures just to express what I find obvious beyond the appearences, behind some kind of Beauty sometimes."