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The Art of Biology

BY MEHDI DOUMI
@ VOL 17 ON MAR 09, 2017

Mehdi Doumi is from Algeria and England, studied biomedical engineering, and is a technical leader in Research and Innovation at L’Oreal USA - researching human perception of cosmetic products.  He has been part of NPO Ligo Project, promoting science in U.S. culture through humor and videography.  He also enjoys carpentry, improv, and drawing satirical cartoons.  Over the last 4 years he has committed himself to creating abstract artwork to any K-12 educator across the USA.  He hopes that each art piece stimulates student curiosity about math and science topics, especially in a challenging teaching environment.

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The Architecture of Entitlement

BY EMMA FULLER
@ VOL 18 ON MAY 18, 2017

In a whirlwind PechaKucha presentation, architect Emma Fuller discusses a history of language and the city plan - how entitlement has created a new architectural tool for the powerful to dismantle the collective and empower the singular. See examples from Mussolini to Trump in this 20x20 !

Emma Fuller is an associate with Diane Lewis Architect PC and teaches architectural history and theory at Pratt Institute. She received her degree from the Cooper Union. Her work addresses architecture as art and memory. This is expanded upon in published essays, exhibitions and architectural projects including the "Richmond as a Work of Art" series, the IPA fellowship, the Green Ward and Michelangelo-La Tourette papers, and the Nebo House.

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “visual”

Simon Meyer
Acht Frankfurt in Frankfurt am Main
Timeless Visual Works, LLC
Film & Theater Producer, Timeless Visual Works, LLC in National Harbor

PAST VOL 2

Wakefield @ The Hepworth Wakefield
Jun 07, 2011

PAST VOL 4

Bucaramanga @ Artemisia Fundación
Nov 19, 2012

PAST VOL 15

New York @ SVA Theatre
Jun 13, 2014

PAST VOL 9

Aberdeen @ The Belmont Filmhouse
Dec 02, 2014

PAST VOL 13

Memphis, TN @ Amurica Photo
Sep 30, 2015

PAST VOL 26

Davenport @ Figge Art Museum
Nov 19, 2015

PAST VOL 34

Lima @ Centro Cultural Ricardo Palma
Apr 18, 2016

PAST VOL 3

Liège @ Le Manège
Jun 15, 2016

PAST 分享生活创意,激发社区活力 Share life ideas ,stimulate community vitality

Guangzhou @ 越秀区光东前街7党员培训中心
Apr 30, 2016

PAST VOL 4

Strakonice
Dec 15, 2017

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Talk Talk Talk

BY ROBERT KETEYIAN
@ VOL 18 ON SEP 13, 2013

Robert Keteyian explores thought proccesses, and the we think and communicate. Everyone has different levels of auditory, kinesthetic, linguistic, and visual-spatial reasoning, which may account for difficulties in communication. By understanding these innate differences, we can become less judgemental and more accepting of one another. 

"Presentation of the Day" on January 27, 2014.

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The Power of Observation

BY BOB HAMBLY
@ VOL 26 ON SEP 27, 2013

Bob Hambly examines the topic of observation – how we've become visually complacent, how we are manipulated to see certain things, how important it is to have good observational skills, and how we can go about improving them. This is something we can all get better at. And the better we get at observing, the better we will get at generating creative ideas.

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

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Visual Storytelling

BY ASMA INAYAT
@ VOL 5 ON MAY 10, 2014

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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I Believe In You - Your Magic Is Real

BY DEVIN PERSON
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 04, 2016

Devin Person believes in you - your magic is real!

Devin Person is a wizard. His first book, Mysteries of the Deep, is being released on March 13th as a Kickstarter spell to raise $420. Learn more here.

Blending mystical insights with irreverent wit, Person transforms occult techniques into accessible, modern ideas that his clients and readers can use to create powerful changes in their own subjective experiences.

When not writing bios, Devin Person enjoys worshipping a Gnome god of humor and fending off attacks from his cat, Loki

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Object to Subject

BY SAMMI SPARKE
@ VOL 6 ON JUN 28, 2016

Portrait photographer Sammi Sparke talks us through a personal project that looks at the objectivity of the naked form and how the emotional state can highlight or detract from the subject.

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Virtual Artifacts/Internet Art Culture

BY STEPHANIE WU
@ VOL 12 ON SEP 30, 2016

Stephanie Wu is a new media artist examining the role of escapism in today’s society and creates imaginary spaces using digital animations and installations. Digital arts have shifted our ideals of what art looks like and how it should be experienced. Her talk questions if the Internet can be an art medium. 

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Dreaming of Sleeping

BY CALUM SALMOND & STEFFEN YOSHIKI
@ VOL 141 ON NOV 24, 2016

"The city of Tokyo, the city of no-sleep."

In Dreaming of Sleeping at PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 141, Party people Calum Salmond & Steffen Yoshiki offer a unique perspective into the Tokyo nightlife by presenting their night event: Dreaming of Sleeping. Dreaming of Sleeping is a collaborative effort to influence the Japanese music scene by showcasing local and international artists.

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Поиск истины. Притча в картинках.

BY LENA AGUF
@ VOL 22 ON FEB 23, 2017

Елена Агуф: Основатель и руководитель мастерской изобразительного искусства «АГУФ»

Поиск истины. Притча в картинках. О том как с помощью картинок сделать историю запоминающейся. Каждый слайд отрисован вручную и рассказывает о скетчноутинге.

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Robots for All, the Art of Communication, and Bahraini Visuals

Presentations In a culture where robots are everywhere -- whether as a toy, in an industrial setting, or as a movie villain -- it's good to have someone like DJ Sures, CEO, roboticist, and the visionary behind EZ-Robot. Watch as he shares (from PKN Calgary Vol. 12) his passion for robots, particularly the ones that are easy to control. With "The Art of Communication" (in Portuguese, from PKN Curitiba Vol. 1), Michelle Thomé fully embraces the 20x20 format -- specifically, the numbering -- as she covers effective and efficient ways of speaking in public. Posters We've got a few new posters on the Tumblr blog today: the proper poster for PKN Williamsburg Vol. 1 (we shared the flyer a week or two ago), PKN Kingston Vol. 3, PKN Katowice Vol. 7, and the poster for tonight's PKN Bahrain Vol. 5, pictured above. PKN Bahrain organizer Mohammed Jannahi adds a few details for that poster: The poster is designed by Bahraini designer Muna Yateem, who recently launched her brand HARAKA (a common word used by Bahrainis which means to wear or do something with swagger). The idea behind the poster is making fun of Bahrainis and their reaction when they hear and pronounce PechaKucha, some find it very difficult and its even funnier when elder people try to say PechaKucha. The great thing about this parody is the fact that PechaKucha has an audience from all age groups and the word itself makes it "special" in Bahrain. And although not a poster, here's a look at the new logo for PKN Seoul -- the series has been on hiatus for quite a few years now, but is about to relaunch this summer. Photos We've got another fresh batch of photo galleries from around the web, and if you missed the live streaming of the recent PKN Edmonton Vol. 13, you can still watch the video here, courtesy of the Edmonton Journal. Above, the scene at PKN Nara Vol. 2. PKN Champaign-Urbana Vol. 9 [Facebook] PKN Nara Vol. 2 [Facebook] PKN Ekaterinburg Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 [Flickr] Links and press A pair of links (that second link is also an invitation to read more interviews with PKN Birmingham's presenters), as well as some press coverage. "PechaKucha to unite ideas, stories, performances" [Toledo Free Press] "Quick fire questions: Chris Brown (Vol 5, April 2012)" -- part of series of quick interviews on PKN Birmingham's site with its Vol. 5 presenters Below, a scan of recent coverage for Jersey's first PKN from the Jersey Evening Post. Calendar After a rather busy week, the PKN network slows down a bit over the weekend. Tonight (June 8) you can catch PKN Cagliari Vol. 3 and PKN Bahrain vol. 5, and then tomorrow night (Saturday) look to PKN Cancun Vol. 5, an event that was supposed to happen last month, but got postponed due to bad weather (yes, you guessed it, it's an outdoor event).

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Visible Shell

"Visible Shell" is a year-long project by artist Erica Felicella, and you'll find out all about it in this presentation (from PKN Dallas Vol. 10), including how it was produced.

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PKN Posters in Visual News

As you're likely aware -- since you're reading this post -- we at PechaKucha often feature superbly-designed posters from all over the world on our Tumblr, and of course here on the Daily.  Design and data blog Visual News recently picked a few of our most-choice posters and now has them featured on their blog. There are few even we haven't seen for awhile, so check it out! 

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Visualizing Taboos

The path of one's spoon marks the expedition, sites of spilled sugar are casualties; all part of the Scramble for Africa Afternoon Tea. In today's Presentation of the Day, "Visualizing Taboos" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 66, Jonathon Hagos' speaks on his design work, which primarily focuses on themes avoided in society. 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.

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Vol. 111 Visual Teaser

Our big anniversary event is tomorrow -- it's our Vol. 111 here in Tokyo, as well as PechaKucha's 11th anniversary -- and we really hope you can join us at SuperDeluxe for this special celebration. To further entice you, here's a visual teaser of the presentations.明日はVol.111でありぺちゃくちゃ11周年という一大記念日です。皆様スーパーデラックスにふるってご来場ください。ここでちょっと明日のプレゼンについてお見せしちゃいます。

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A Journey into the Virtual World

“I worked very hard to make no reference to the real world at all. It took me to some amazing places.” Architect and urban planner David Denton has been working in the Virtual World for seven years. In “A Journey into the Virtual World” from PKN Knoxville Vol. 12, he speaks about the folly of wanting to re-create the real world, and about the incredible tool that virtual reality is for creating entirely new worlds.

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Evolution of Architectural Visualization

“We create virtual reality 3D interactive walkthroughs.” Invent Dev's CEO, David Payne, explores the history, present, and future of architectural visualization, which has been used to communicate the art and function of architecture and design over the ages. In "Evolution of Architectural Visualisation" from PKN Toronto Vol. 31, David helps clients building structures get immersed in their future project by allowing them to virtually walk through 3D spaces, as well as make changes to the space on the fly.

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Visual Teaser for Vol. 124

Don't forget to join us tomorrow night (Wednesday, April 22) at SuperDeluxe for PechaKucha Night Vol. 124! Have a look at our visual teaser, to get a taste of the full lineup.明日の夜 (4月22日水曜日) @ SuperDeluxe のペチャクチャナイト Vol. 124をお見逃しなく!先行ビジュアル広告にてフルラインナップを見る事ができます!

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Borders Visualized

“The border is a very difficult place to describe. Anything I say about it, I'll also say the exact opposite about it.” In Borders Visualized from PechaKucha Night El Paso’s 11th Volume, speaker Kerry Doyle presents the mission of the Rubin Center for Visual Arts at UTEP with a selection of work from exhibitions over the first 10 years.  Borders are meant to divide. As border tensions rise, artists –both performance and visual– have been creating works to represent the relationship between the bordering cities of El Paso and Ciudad Juarez. The Rubin Center now has a decade’s worth of stories to show and tell.

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Calling all Visual Artists!

This PechaKucha Islamabad event is geared towards throwing the spotlight on visual artists from the Capital. Islamabad is home to several art galleries including the National Art Gallery, which has a Sadeqain Gallery, among other great pieces of art. This city by the Margallahs has its own distinct flavour of visual arts and its time to experience it!  If you are a budding or blooming artist from Islamabad, young or established, with your own art studio, then this event is for you. If you are interested in talking about your art and studio space with us and network with other likeminded artists, respond to this open call. Get in touch with the team at Kuch Khaas with a few images of your work and/or studio along with your bio on info@kuchkhaas.org. We look forward to hearing from you soon! PechaKucha is a fun format and our team will fill you in on the details, so hurry up and get in touch! Friday 19th January is the last date for responding to this call. For details, visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/394529527683686