BEMIDJI Search Results: “Outdoors”
Along The Open Road
Tove Dahl is an undercover educational psychologist. With that being said, don't expect to find her where one would typically look for an educational psychologist. She believes that there are unlimited resources on the open road to help motivate people to learn.
The Adventure Bum
BY JON HELLER
@ VOL 19
ON AUG 15, 2013
Jon Heller speaks on his journey from outdoor explorer to nature photographer as he pursues his ong-term interests in hiking, nature, and travel. What started out as a hobby has become the idea for a fully-fledged adventure magazine, where others can share their stories of adventure and exploration.
"Presentation of the Day" on October 4, 2014.
BY DANIEL CARLSON
@ VOL 20
ON DEC 05, 2013
20 years ago, Daniel Carlson had the opportunity to visit Cibola, one of the lost cities of gold. With a group of ten other explorers, he heard stories about daring Spanish explorers, undiscovered mines, and hidden clues. Though he had no idea what to expect from the trip, he ended up learning many important lessons about the possibilites and future of this iconic area of New Mexico.
Pilot Mark Cook really enjoys his job. Despite the difficulties that bad weather can bring, nothing compares to flying at 200 miles per hour and getting to see the sunset up close. In his own words, "aviation is where I live, and life is just a place where I spend time between flights."
SITEWIDE Search Results: “Outdoors”
Chiostro della Facoltà di Architettura Via Santa Croce 59
Oct 26, 2012
Mar 11, 2013
Habitat for Humanity Dayton
Feb 27, 2014
Jul 30, 2014
Powered by PechaKucha
Ijams Nature Center
Apr 02, 2015
The Sugar Club
Jul 22, 2015
Jun 24, 2015
The Facade at 35 Weybosset St.
Sep 23, 2015
The Livery Microbrewery
Sep 16, 2016
St Joseph @ The Livery Microbrewery
My Airfield, My Festival
BY BELLA RUNE
@ VOL 67
ON DEC 02, 2009
Bella Rune's magnetic personality and work drew people to a deserted airfield in Sweden for a day of filming. She describes her work as a "physical manifestation of human dreams and aspirations and the sad and touchingconsequences of when these fail to deliver. At the time this presentation was done, Bella was Artist in Residence at Tokyo WonderSite.
"Presentation of the Day" on February 6, 2013.
Crossing the Atacama Desert
BY FAISAL AL-NAKIB
@ VOL 9
ON JUN 26, 2013
Faisal Al-Nakib details his experience taking place in the Atacama Crossing desert foot race in Chile. He describes how the challenge helped him grow and learn more about himself while on his 250 km (155 mile) journey in one week.
"Presentation of the Day" on August 29, 2013.
BY JO MANSFIELD
@ VOL 3
ON SEP 22, 2015
"As my use of social media increased, so did my understanding of how it worked."
In "Hashtag Photography", from PechaKucha Night St. Neots Vol. 3, Jo Mansfield talks about mobile photography and the use of the image platform Instagram and how it has developed her skills and pushed her in new creative directions.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Wednesday, October 12th, 2016.
Hama no Park Caravan
BY OSAMU NISHIDA
@ VOL 128
ON SEP 30, 2015
「小さな公園革命」を目指し横浜で発足したユニット、ハマのパークキャラバン(Hama no Park Caravan)。ユーモラスな実験と小さな失敗を繰り返し、未来の公園づくりをセルフパワーではじめています。いつもの公園をちょっと素敵な空間に！をモットーに、ユニットメンバーの気鋭建築家の西田司(Osamu Nishida)さん、同じく若手建築家の秋吉浩気(Kohki Akiyoshi)さん、建築学科学生の雨宮渓太(Keita Amamiya)さん、そしてNPO法人代表岡部祥司(Shoji Okabe)さんが活動について披露します！
Creative Re-use of Historic and Industrial Buildings
BY SIMON DEVLIN
@ VOL 8
ON JAN 31, 2017
"There are some really unusual historic buildings out there that have been developed into quite interesting buildings."
Architect Simon Devlin talks about some of the more unusual historic buildings in the UK that have been converted and redeveloped for re-use in clever and profound ways that improve culture whilst retaining their iconic status and historical value.
Connecting People Through Trails
BY GRETE GANSAUER
@ VOL 1
ON APR 19, 2017
Grete Gansauer shares her experience in helping to coordinate and build a large trail network around Kalispell, Montana. She describes her efforts to coordinate funraising and land purchases for conservation and public access, and inspires us all to get out and volunteer.
Dedication to the Land
BY CLIFF KIPP
@ VOL 1
ON APR 19, 2017
Cliff Kipp tells us about his lifelong affinity for the outdoors and how that has impacted his life. While discussing different perspectives on land use, Cliff shows us how his passion for conservation has grown into a full-time career working with young people to preserve Montana's wild places.
BY WALTER HALL
@ VOL 7
ON JUN 15, 2017
"I wanted to see what the already existed in the world as non-traditional but permanent performance space as insperation for alternative space where drama can exist."
In Theatre Spaces from PeckaKucha Night Bexhill-on-Sea Vol. 7, Walter Hall shares his passion for performance, examining a plethora of theatre spaces throughout history and across the globe. He explains the evolution of theatre venues from the ancient Greeks to modern day Macau and how performance space can affect the plays occuring in them.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
PKN Charleston Vol. 3 in Style
You've already had a peek at last week's PechaKucha Night in Charleston Vol. 3, held outdoors, and now's your chance to see some video of the event, courtesy of Charleston Magazine. It was put together by the style editor, so yes, there's a heavy focus on what people are wearing.
Flyer for PKN Denver Vol. 6
PechaKucha Night returns to the Buntport Theater this month (July 21) in Denver for Vol. 6. It will be held outdoors, so bring a blanket or chair!
Poster for PKN Warsaw Vol. 3
PechaKucha Night in Warsaw Vol. 3 is coming up in a few weeks, set to happen outdoors on May 14 in Centrum LOWICKA's garden -- hopefully combining a clear spring evening sky with cold beer and deck chairs! The poster was designed by Piotr Holub, who was a presenter at PKN Warsaw Vol. 2.
PKN Providence in the News
Last week's PechaKucha Night in Providence Vol. 16 gets a rather nice recap thanks to this piece from The Providence Phoenix, and you gotta love a title like this: "Human contact is at the heart of PechaKucha." And how's this for a venue: The setting was perfect: outdoors at the Steel Yard, on the city's West side, on a clear summer night, with free wine and beer, a Haven Brothers truck, and big, spectacular art all around — from a sculpture made of bicycle parts to the Flower Tower, a 10-foot pyramid of plants.
PKN Marseille-Provence + I Park Art
The next PechaKucha Night (Vol. 12) in Marseille is just around the corner -- it happens this Thursday, September 30 -- and it'll be held outdoors in back of the Opéra. It's also teaming up with I Park Art, so expect an afternoon and night of artistic delights. You can view the entire program for the event here.
Poster for PKN Nashville Vol. 5
As the pencils on the poster indicate, the next PechaKucha Night in Nashville is indeed Vol. 5, and it happens tonight (April 25) at The Building in East Nashville. This will be a new venue for the series, and the next edition (Vol. 6) is set to be outdoors.
Charting Sioux Falls Development, Creation Concepts of a Painter, and PKN Charleston Goes Outdoors
Presentations TJ Olson uses his presentation (from PKN Sioux Falls Vol. 1) to take us on a tour of the development of Sioux Falls, by way of Google Earth. This presentation (in Czech, from PKN Znojmo Vol. 1) by Paulina Ebringer covers various concepts used by the artist when preparing and painting portraits. Posters Today's additions to the Tumblr blog includes posters for PKN Charleston Vol. 15 (pictured above), PKN Las Palmas Vol. 8, and PKN Glasgow Vol. 11. That Charleston event was held last night, and we quickly started seeing photos all over Instagram of the outdoor PKN, with two examples pictured below (see larger versions here and here). Calendar Tonight (October 10) you can catch PKN Hawkes Bay Vol. 4 and PKN Auckland Vol. 31, while tomorrow takes the form of yet another big Thursday: PKN Salzburg Vol. 14, PKN Regensburg Vol. 10, PKN Augsburg Vol. 2, PKN Kosice Vol. 24, PKN Norrkoping Vol. 20, PKN Utrecht Vol. 5, PKN Omaha Vol. 16, and PKN Kyiv Vol. 9.
Urban Visionaries at PKN Auckland
For its next PechaKucha Night, Auckland is going outdoors in what sounds like a fantastic venue: Drawing upon the central theme of the evening, everyone’s favourite outdoor cinema in Silo Park will come alive after Pecha Kucha; Silo Cinema presents "The Human Scale", offering a critical view on the way we build and use our cities. Alongside regular Silo Markets and other events, Silo Park will continue to host the largest, free outdoor cinema each week over summer on a Friday evening. Read the rest of the article from Voxy to find out more about the planned PKN.
Pecha Kucha #19
We are getting ready for a very special edition of Pecha Kucha Night Lisbon. We partnered with CML to produce the next edition at Largo do Intendente. This will be a free event and everyone is welcome. We are looking forward to see you there!
Parkour: Dodging Obstacles
"We use the parks and gardens as outdoor gyms, and we use our bodies as obstacles to overcome. And I wasn't afraid to fail." In Parkour: Dodging Obstacles from PechaKucha Night Beirut Vol. 25, Majed Medawar is a landscape architect and free-runner, amongst other things. In his talk, he tells us about his journey from gymnastics to parkour, from the gym to the outdoors and the city. Listen in to see how Parkour's philosophy and relationship to obstacles changed Majed's relationship to landscapes and challenges.