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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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Flowers and Nuclear Warfare

BY ERIC LOPRESTI
@ VOL 16 ON SEP 01, 2016

“I Think about the relationship to perception…..seeing is believing.”

In "Flowers and Nuclear Warfare" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol.16Eric LoPresti makes artwork that examines the imposition of technology upon the environment and the aftermath of the Cold War. His dramatic landscapes juxtapose abstract elements with representations of the vast deserts of the American west, exploring relationships between science, identity, history and conflict. Following in the painterly tradition of the apocalyptic sublime, LoPresti’s artistic practice explores how our lives are shaped by trauma and beauty.

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Keiki Club

BY AVIVA ROWLEY
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Aviva Rowley and friends founded Keiki Club - an open social community for friends and flora fanatics to come together and grow plants, share knowledge, and trade collections. Attend a Keiki Club meeting in NY or California - more info here.

Aviva is a ceramicist / artist / florist from Brooklyn, New York.  She graduated from Cooper Union in 2011 with a BFA.  She has been finding nature in Brooklyn her whole life and stubbornly refuses to leave NY - thus forcing her to create an indoor jungle.  

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Natural Leavening

BY ANTHONY FALCO
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

From Texas to New York to Brazil, professional pizza man Anthony Falco has been active in the food industry from a widely popular french fry stand to a famous Bushwick pizzeria, to perfecting delicious bread recipes with his kids. At PechaKucha Night NYC, he talks about the process and health benefits to naturally leavened dough!

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Hacking the Office

BY WES ROZEN
@ NEW YORK BUILD ON MAR 16, 2017

Wes Rozen is one of the founding partners of SITU Studio, where he leads some of the company's more experimental projects - including interdisciplinary collaborations with artists, filmmakers, and environmental organizations.  Wes takes us through the new Google Creative Lab offices in NY.

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Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm

BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ NEW YORK BUILD ON MAR 16, 2017

"Eating bugs is good for you, good for the planet, and good for the future!"

In "Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 18, architect Maria Aiolova discusses her obsession with cricket farming. Her firm, Terreform ONE, built a sustainable insect shelter on site to conduct extensive research on crickets - studying their growth, social development, and reproductive habits...before harvesting the adults and turning them into tasty treats!

Maria is an architect, educator, designer, and community builder in New York City. She is an innovator in ecological design, smart cities, sustainable urban infrastructure, water, transportation, and waste. Maria is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on future cities.

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “flour”

PAST VOL 1

St. Augustine @ The Tasting Room Backyard Cafe & Floridian
May 14, 2013

PAST VOL 6

Ulladulla @ Milton Theatre
Sep 26, 2013

PAST VOL 3

Arcata @ Arcata Theatre Lounge
May 03, 2014

PAST VOL 7

Albany, NY @ Opalka Gallery/The Sage Colleges
Dec 05, 2014

PAST Flop Parade

Powered by PechaKucha @ Heimathafen Wiesbaden
Oct 01, 2015

PAST VOL 26

Shenzhen @ Flower Center 绿地园林花卉中心
Aug 22, 2015

PAST VOL 9

London @ The Book Club
Feb 22, 2016

PAST VOL 6

Beacon @ Quinn's
Jun 14, 2016

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Cities of Service in Nashville

BY LAUREL CREECH
@ VOL 12 ON MAY 07, 2014

Laurel Creech, Chief Service Officer of the Mayor's Office, speaks about Cities of Service, started by 19 different Mayors across the United States, including Mayor Karl Dean. Specifically describes Nashville's flood recovery efforts through programs such as Impact Nashville, the Mayor's Workplace Challenge, and Neighborhood Challenge.

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Alimentación sana

BY MOLINO ALEMÁN
@ VOL 4 ON AUG 30, 2014

Molino Alemán nace con el objetivo de satisfacer a una gran necesidad de alimentación sana, saludable, RICA y consciente, concentrada en una población que está imposibilitada de poder consumir azúcares, carbohidratos y productos refinados, como es el caso de los diabéticos, las personas con obesidad y otras patologías que enfrentan la mayoría de las personas. 
Daniel Abumohor, Pamela Maturana y Gonzalo Vergara, el nuevo equipo ejecutivo de Molino Alemán, nos presentan este proyecto empresarial que se ha consagrado a la idea de:
“Hacer que las cosas ricas sean saludables”. 

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Redesign a School

BY PASCALE SABLAN
@ VOL 4 ON MAY 18, 2015

Architect Pascale Sablan is sharing her experience promoting diversity and including children in the design process of redesigning a school in Haiti after the earthquake. Following the international building code in the design she is also quantifying the sustainability of the product and encouraging the audience to share their passion and knowledge with children.

 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 15, 2015.

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Bringing a Big Boat Back to Life

BY LIZ MCENANEY
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 04, 2016

Liz McEnaney is an urban historian and preservatioist who has worked in exotic locales such as Maputo, New Delhi, and even New York City! She co-founded BldgBlok - an app that provides tourists with location-based historic content.

Liz's latest restoration project is a big one! The SS Columbia - America's oldest excursion steamship - is making its way back to the Hudson River - listen to her tale of bringing the ship back to life!

Learn more about the SS Columbia project here

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Le végétal comme matière première aux émotions

BY ANOUK AUTIER
@ VOL 13 ON MAY 24, 2017

Anouk Autier shapes vegetable atmospheres, floral scenography and explores potential of flora.

Vegetals becomes a raw material, at the service of a history, a message, an emotion. Living materials, which comes at most from the local biotope, also gives its artistic approach a sustainability dimension.

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Global Night in Bordeaux

Bordeaux is also taking part in the PechaKucha Global Night on September 20, proudly listing itself with other participating cities on its flyer. For more info on the city's Vol. 9, visit the official event page.

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Global Night in Bordeaux

Bordeaux is also taking part in the PechaKucha Global Night on September 20, proudly listing itself with other participating cities on its flyer. For more info on the city's Vol. 9, visit the official event page.

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Flyer for PK at TDW

Here's a look at the lovely flyer that we're prepared for our Tokyo Designers Week edition PechaKucha Night (Vol. 107), that is set for Wednesday, October 30. As designed by Luis Mendo, it reveals that even our canine friends can find inspiration at a PechaKucha Night.PechaKucha Night 東京 at 東京デザイナーズウィークのフライヤーが出来上がりました。10月30日(水)ぜひお越し下さい。

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Swiss PechaKucha Night

Tokyo is ramping up for a fantastic February, with 2 special PechaKucha Nights taking place at SuperDeluxe. First up, on Friday, February 7 is a special "Swiss" PechaKucha Night, in conjunction with the Swiss Embassy, and part of the "SwissDays" festival at Roppongi Hills (February 6-9). The lineup with include the likes of SANAA's Ryue Nishizawa and Atelier Oï's Patrick Reymond, with music throughout the night provided by Gypsy Sound System.  

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Flyer for PKN Dundee Vol. 9

Another great flyer to share, this time for Dundee's upcoming PechaKucha Night Vol. 9. Let's all go for a ride!

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PKN at TDW 2014

The countdown to our big Tokyo Designers Week event continues (to be held at the TDW grounds on Wednesday, October 29), and starting this week we'll be highlighting all of our incredible presenters. You'll already find the list of presenters on our official event page, and my have a surprise or two up our sleeves...私たちのビックイベント東京デザイナーズウィーク(@TDW グランド 10月29日 水曜日)までのカウントダウンスタート! 私たちの素晴らしいプレゼンテーターを来週からハイライトしていきます。プレゼンターリストはオフィシャルイベントページで見ることができます。

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Tokyo Designers Week 2014

PechaKucha started in Tokyo, and considering our love of design, it's been important for us to take part in Tokyo Designers Week, with what ends up being our biggest events for the year in Tokyo. Don't miss this year's edition.

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Lava Flows

“Hawaiian eruptions sometimes produce these spectacular fountains…” Specialist in Geology and Geophysics Scott Rowland has a hot, incandescent love for lava. In “Lava Flows” from PKN Honolulu Vol. 22 he speaks about his research he’s done on both fresh flows and and older volcanos, and how lava has affected the residents of the Hawaiian islands.

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Fragility, Flowers and Contemporary Portraits

"What I love about the medium, is that it’s innate honesty. A drawing lets slip its own history."   In "Fragility, Flowers and Contemporary Portraits" from PechaKucha Night Sunshine Coast Vol. 18, Greer Townshend shares her passion for and practice of drawing.  Her work is frequently underpinned by the concept of fragility, whether related to the process of memory, language or the self. Greer's practice combines portraiture and elements of nature, inferring an inherent connection between the two, and denoting life cycles. Greer will be talking about her take on ‘creating’ contemporary portraiture including her current fascination with all things 'flowering'.

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Flowers and Nuclear Warfare

“I Think about the relationship to perception…..seeing is believing.” In "Flowers and Nuclear Warfare" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol.16, Eric LoPresti makes artwork that examines the imposition of technology upon the environment and the aftermath of the Cold War. His dramatic landscapes juxtapose abstract elements with representations of the vast deserts of the American west, exploring relationships between science, identity, history and conflict. Following in the painterly tradition of the apocalyptic sublime, LoPresti’s artistic practice explores how our lives are shaped by trauma and beauty.