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Ciudad Cultural Konex
Aug 25, 2009
Quarry Arts Centre
Jan 14, 2011
Jul 28, 2011
The Orange Studio
Jun 15, 2012
TCA - Taos Center for the Arts
May 17, 2012
Apr 23, 2013
Aug 14, 2013
Jun 16, 2013
Oct 15, 2013
Dec 03, 2013
BY JONATHAN HAGOS
@ VOL 66
ON OCT 28, 2009
Jonathon Hagos' design work focuses on themes often avoided. Among them are colonization, the subject of race, and (less controversial) the idea that buildings tell stories through their external textures. To learn more about Jon's recent work, check out his portfolio.
This presentation was part of a special PechaKucha Night during Tokyo Designers Week 2009.
"Presentation of the Day" on October 12, 2013.
Human Habitat: The Evolution of Efficiency
BY CHRIS DORSI
@ VOL 2
ON JAN 25, 2012
Small changes in our lifestyle can have a rather large impact on energy consumption. To prove this point, Chris goes through the KWH usage in various countries, to illustrate our energy-heavy habits and raise awareness. (in English)
Fear of a Black Planet
BY TIM HOOVER
@ VOL 9
ON FEB 23, 2012
Tim is a DJ, producer, promoter, and entertainer whose work has both a sense of humor and wonder. Hear him rap through most of his presentation, as he shares his love of music and hip-hop -- something he can't help but want to spread to others.
Human Planetary Impact: The “Glocal” Perspective
BY ALEN AMIRKHANIAN
@ VOL 14
ON MAY 24, 2012
Alen Amirkhanian teaches environmentally sustainable urbanism and engineering, and his presentation is about compelling work done internationally to understand the human global impact on the planet. He also talks about work he is undertaking to address these global issues at a local level. (in English)
The Psychological Impact of the Architectural Environment
BY JUAN CALVO
@ VOL 15
ON APR 20, 2012
In his presentation, Juan Calvo uses a series of projects to explain and illustrated the psychological impact of the architectural environment. (in English)
The Incredible Stories of Wooden Buildings
BY MARTIN RAJNIŠ
@ VOL 8
ON JUL 14, 2012
The presentation contains stories about wooden buildings that were realised in the Czech Republic by Martin Rajnis and his students. The buildings are inspired by traditional dwellings found in many parts of the world, that are friendly to the environment and, for the most part, very cheap. Martin also points out the bureaucratic system that affects Czech building policies. (in Czech)
Entertainment as Marketing
BY ANGELINA SAHLGREN SÖDER
@ VOL 2
ON MAY 18, 2012
Angelina Sahlgren Söder is a fantastic artist and entertainment consultant, and in her presentation she talks about entertainment as marketing, covering everything from a magnificent show on a truck for Volvo to her passion for dance, music and retro/vintage entertainment production.
My Father As I Know Him
BY ANNE TAZEWELL
@ VOL 14
ON JUN 03, 2013
Anne Tazewell outlines how her passion for alternative energy led her to learn more about her father decades after her death. She details her quest (in third-person) to find suitable means of energy as well as learning about her father along the way.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
PKN Christchurch in the News
PechaKucha Night in Christchurch gets featured in a recent issue of the New Zealand Listener, that country's "only national, weekly current affairs and entertainment magazine." You can read the piece online here.
PKN Longmont in the News
Longmont will be hosting its very first PechaKucha Night tonight (February 11) at the Old Firehouse Art Center -- see the official event page for the list of presenters. This first event has also received some coverage in The Longmont Times-Call -- you can read the piece here.
Preview of PKN Coquitlam Vol. 3
PechaKucha Night in Coquitlam Vol. 3 is set to happen tomorrow night (May 31) at the Evergreen Cultural Centre -- a list of presenters with links appears on the official event page. The Tri-City News has published a preview of one of the presentations set for tomorrow's event, that of Coquitlam city councillor and family therapist Selina Robinson (pictured above).
PKN Lincoln in the News
Here's a nice video report on PechaKucha Night in Lincoln from NewsNetNebraska. PKN Lincoln Vol. 6 was held earlier this week, and the next edition, Vol. 7, is already set to happen in May.
Recap: San Antonio Vol. 9
San Antonio's Vol. 9 was held just over a month ago, and reporter Miriam Sitz did a full play-by-play of the event for The Rivard Report. Here's a bit of what she had to say: Intimate interactions with puppets, live musical entertainment, and the in-depth study of a napkin all had a part to play in last night’s PechaKucha presentations. More good time than family brawl, the ninth volume of this quarterly event highlighted eight of the city’s creative couples, each shedding light on a unique aspect of San Antonio’s cultural landscape. Miriam goes on to describe each fascinating PKN San Antonio presentation in great detail -- for more information, check out the full article.
PechaKucha's New Haven
Connecticut's local entertainment portal CT.com recently published a recap of PKN New Haven's Vol. 15 (check out their event page for some great photos), and looks forward to their Vol. 16 -- coming up this Wednesday, April 17. Here's a snippet from the article: On a Wednesday night, Orange Street's Bentara is overflowing with people. Some are seated around the Malaysian restaurant's long tables, talking loudly and waiting for food to arrive. Others sit in rows of chairs arrayed in front of a projector screen that hangs on a high brick wall. But most people are talking in tight clusters, some pushed up against a small bar, and as more patrons trickle in it's becoming clear that tonight's event will be standing-room only... Check out CT.com for the full write-up.
Dayton in the News
The PKN Dayton series gets coverage in the Middletown Journal. Don’t be intimidated by the name — or the fact that you can’t pronounce it. A PechaKucha night offers an unusual opportunity to learn a little bit about a variety of intriguing subjects in a relaxed environment — all presented by everyday people who are passionate about the topics they’ve chosen. Read the full article here.
PechaKucha Phillip Island vol 4
What talent! On Sunday June 16 2013, PechaKucha Vol 4 saw Geoffrey Carran and Rowena Martinich, Cory White, Sally Land, Josephine Kent (on behalf of Creative Gippsland Arts Festival "Gatescape"), John Janssen, Simon Curphey, Natasha Williams, Graeme Burgan, Mike Cleeland, Stephen Fullarton, David White and Robyn Miller take to the Trenavin Chapel stage for an evening of inspiration, creativity and entertainment. Thank you all!
One Week Away!
Well we're one week out from PKN New West Volume 3 - Riverside View, and we are getting mighty excited! With well over 300 people confirmed, a great lineup of speakers, fantastic food vendors and an eclectic DJ you can't miss with what is certainly going to be a great night of local culture and entertainment. There is a lot of planning that goes into one of these events and we are almost there, just a few things to hit off our list. See you next Saturday!
Viacheslav Rudnytskiy is trainer at Success Technology Training Company in Dniproperovsk, Ukraine and he travels all over the world. After last trip he considered why there are clean streets in one place and dirty streets in another place. Theory of sustainable development is based on combination of economy, environment and social community factors of every phenomenon.