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Transporting People and Ideas

BY KAREN QUINN FUNG
@ VOL 4 ON NOV 29, 2013

Karen Quinn Fung and Celia Chung are advocators of the Vancouver Public Space Network, which aims to bring people together in a tangible way and remind them of the importance of a public experience. They demonstrate the differences between mono-modal and multi-modal thinking, and explore the relationship between patterns of activity and the way people think about their lives.  

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The Information of Space

BY MILES THOROGOOD
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 28, 2013

Miles Thorogood explores how space provides information and can be interpreted by artists in different ways. This concept is the basis behind Audio Metaphor, a company which transforms text into soundscape composition. Miles describes some projects that have been done to create AI systems which mimic animal behaviour. 

"Presentation of the Day" on December 23, 2014.

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “Space”

Jet Qian
in Oxford
Brett Aylen
Director/Architect, TS4 LIVING in Adelaide
alemorphic space
architect, content producer in pasto

PAST VOL 14

Halifax @ Olympic Community Centre
Oct 17, 2013

PAST VOL 1

Gliwice @ Centrum Organizacji Kulturalnych GCOP
Jan 28, 2014

PAST VOL 4

Makassar @ Rumata Art Space
Mar 10, 2014

PAST VOL 3

Wolfville @ The Al Whittle Theatre
Sep 18, 2014

PAST VOL 8

Makassar @ Sao Eating Point Mall Ratu Indah
Apr 29, 2015

PAST VOL 8

Kuopio @ Luovien alojen keskus Mylly
Sep 01, 2015

PAST VOL 8

Železný Brod @ KC Kino - Železný Brod
Dec 11, 2015

PAST VOL 14

Richmond, BC @ Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Richmond Campus
Mar 31, 2016

PAST VOL 22

Fresno @ Fulton 55
Sep 28, 2016

PAST VOL 23

Yerevan @ TUMO Center for Creative Technologies
Apr 10, 2017

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Bits of Elsewhere

BY ROB IRION
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 21, 2014

Rob Irion directs the Science Communication Program at UCSC. He's been a science journalist for more than 25 years, focusing on astronomy, cosmology, physics, and earth sciences. His most recent stories have appeared in National Geographic, Science, Smithsonian, and Scientific American. In his talk, listen as he describes how he came to have a passion and obession for space. 

"Presentation of the Day" on April 9, 2014.

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The Colors of the Sky

BY GUENTHER HASINGER
@ VOL 20 ON APR 18, 2014

Dr. Günther Hasinger speaks about astronomer's perspective of the sky and earth's atmosphere. He also describes the role of X-ray astronomy in science and in the study of black holes.

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Reproducing Spanish Royalty

BY MICHELLE VAUGHAN
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 05, 2014

Artist Michelle Vaughan discusses copies, genetics, history, and portait paintings. She goes into depth on the portraits Diego Velazquez was commissioned to create of the family of Spanish King Philip IV -- a family notorious for in-breeding. Michelle has created digital works of art that tell stories about the nature of replication, family genetics, and painterly techniques.

"Presentation of the Day" on August 12, 2014. 

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Site, Space, Matter: Experiments in Laos

BY SOMPHONSACK 'TOUN' PHAYOUPHORN
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 02, 2016

"Toune" Phayouph is an architect trained in Switzerland who combines Lao and international traditions in architecture. Toun will present some of his architectural work in Laos, some already built, some not yet built, and some in the course of production. 

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Behavior and Space: Unlocking Human Potential

BY KRISTI WOOLSEY
@ VOL 24 ON JUL 14, 2016

Kristi Woolsey's super power is being a connector of people and ideas. She notices where there might be a related interest, and then make that available. She see potential in people and situations, and is driven to create a path for that potential to become manifest. Here she explains how. 

 

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The Future of Flooding

BY SAMUEL BUDIN
@ VOL 16 ON SEP 01, 2016

Samuel Lang Budin is a social documentary photographer living in Brooklyn and working primarily in the depressive realist mode. He makes 35mm and medium format slide shows about climate change anxiety, aging and death, naked people in their own homes, the personal discomforts of travel, and the encroaching sea. Just you wait!

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The Korean Spa Experience

BY DAN TERPSTRA
@ VOL 13 ON MAY 24, 2016

Dan & Michele Terpstra are the curators and co-organizers of Pecha Kucha Grand Rapids in Michigan.  In 2013 they traveled to Korea for a life-changing trip.  Here's one of the more absurd experiences they had in Seoul as Dan tried out the Asian spa experience!  Shortly after, they became engaged and were married and have since travelled to Italy, Peru, the UK, Belgium, France, Utah, the Smokey Mountains, and much more.
Michele demonstrated as Dan spoke so keep an eye on YouTube for the true experience!

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What's Tana-Per?

BY TOMOYUKI TANAKA
@ VOL 140 ON OCT 26, 2016

建築家の田中智之さんは建築設計やまちづくりを行うと同時に、建築や都市の手描き表現を追究しています。 写真やCGではできない、 手描きだからこそできる表現を数々のドローイングにて試行。 近作の駅シリーズは、 東京ステーションギャラリー「東京駅100年の記憶」展や、 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT「土木展」にて展示され、 その緻密さと迫力で多くの人を魅了しています。「タナパー」として知られる、田中さんの圧倒的迫力のパースドローイング。 グローバルメディアでも大きく取り上げられている作品群のエピソードや、 建築家としてどのように空間をとらえているかなどを披露されている、 必見のプレゼンテーションです。

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Dance is the BEST

BY ERIK THURMOND
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Eric Thurmond is often asked what it means to be a dancer...to which he wonders if people understand what dance actually is. At PechaKucha Night NYC, he explains the four elements of dance, with some live demonstrations! 

Erik is a performer from Snellville, Georgia. He has danced all over the world and shown his work in Atlanta, New Orleans, Birmingham, Houston, Detroit and New York City. His work centers around ideas of obsession, control and desire.

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Theatre Spaces

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 inspiration 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 occurring in them. 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 20th, 2017. 

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PKN Goes to Space

We all know that PechaKucha Nights worldwide boast an amazing wide range of presenters, but we're pretty sure that yesterday in Amsterdam was the first PKN to have a presentation given by an astronaut, two even: Johannes Sterka and Elias Tieleman. You can see more photos from PKN Amsterdam Vol. 10 in this Flickr photoset.

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PechaKucha Night Pontevedra vol.4

  Next 1st March we are going to celebrate the PechaKucha Night Pontevedra vol.4. We have a new hosting place, Portal 48. The presenters will be: 1.Portal 48 (creation space)2.Juanma Lodo (photography)3.Soul Gang (fashion designers)4.Cosmogonia (magic presents)5.Lara Abeledo (photography)6.InterArtyve Books (digital editorial)7.La Platanera (work space)8.De Botero a Bo Derek (art)   We have the pleasure to have our poster designed by Lazo http://www.lazolazolazo.com/

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PechaKucha Night Pontevedra vol.4 (presenters)

This are the presenters in the next Pecha Kucha Pontevedra vol.4.  It is going to have place in Portal 48, espacio para la creación, 1. Portal 48 (creation space)   2. Juanma Lodo (street photography) 3. Soul Gang (Fashion design) 4. De Botero a Bo Derek (art) 5. Cosmogonia (magic gifts) 6. Lara Abeledo (photography) 7. InterArtyve Books (digital editorial) 8. La Platanera (work space) The Poster have been designed by LAZO  You can follow us in Facebook and send your projects to pechakuchapontevedra@gmail.com

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PechaKucha Night Pontevedra vol.5 (presenters)

This are the presenters in the next Pecha Kucha Pontevedra vol.5.  It is going to have place in Portal 48, espacio para la creación,   1-Bolboretas de papel-artesania2-Correveydile-organización de eventos 3-Seara Records-plataforma de difusión cultural4-Freshysweet-agencia junior de publicidad5-Noemí Días Patiño- Circulo Polar6-Paulova- artista7-Flying rats-skateboarding crew8-Chás-fotografía

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Advantages of E-mail Marketing

Dmitry Alperovich, Product Manager «FEEDGEE», told the audience in his presentation about email marketing and about how effective can it be with the right approach. According to him, even with small investment, you can advertise your product to people who are really interested in it. In addition, the speaker shared his experience in areas such as market segmentation, analytics mailings, selection of Internet services, etc.

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Virtual vs. Habitable Space

Do your virtual interactions weigh down on you?  Viviana De Loera challenges architects, builders, and designers to compare the virtual “templates” designed by for-profit companies like Google and Facebook to the frenzied condo living, boxed dwellings, and office spaces we exist in every day. In "Virtual vs. Habitable Space" from PKN Toronto Vol. 26, Viviana asks, "What are we teaching the 'template generation' in both their virtual and habitable spaces?"

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Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces

"So after a lot of beer we decided to make a big, traveling park that flies to several locations all over the world." HUNK Design duo Bart Cardinaal and Nadine Roos come from Rotterdam, Netherlands and here they show off some of their radical interior and exterior design work. In "Putting the Fun into Funky Spaces" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 116 we see that from funky interior redesigns and remodels, to outdoor patterned park spaces using artificial grass, HUNK is changing the way people use and interact with space. 

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The Information of Space

“Space is information-rich, and the events that occur therein provide narrative.” Miles Thorogood explores how space provides information and can be interpreted by artists in different ways. In “The Information of Space” from PKN Richmond, BC Vol. 3, we see this concept is the basis behind Audio Metaphor, a company which transforms text into soundscape composition. Miles describes some projects that have been done to create AI systems which mimic animal behaviour. 

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Startups in Space

"Nowadays we have new tech. Everybody has an iPhone and actually these are more powerful than any of the satellites now in space. And thats the idea. We are basically using them produce space stuff that is way more powerful and much less expensive." In Startups in Space from Tokyo Vol. 127, spacecraft developer at Axelspace in Tokyo, Lucas Bremond catches us up on the accomplishments of the space programs of past and present, reminding us that many of historical cosmic triumphs were achieved with less computing power then that of our smartphones. He then turns our imaginations to the future, proposing a new age of space exploration where the playing field has been levelled, the barrier of entry lowered, an exciting new era of new inexpensive tech in space, which we can all potentially participate, and for the benefit of all.