TOKYO Search Results: “world cup 2014”
BY RYO IJICHI
@ BCCJ COMMUNITY HUB
ON OCT 09, 2014
Ryo Ijichi is the director of F-World, which is working on the project of building a indoor facility for the kids in Fukushima. After the March 11th disaster, most of the children are left with no way to play outside, which is unfortunately leading them towards a unhealthy life style. The indoor park will be big enough to hold skate parks, gardens, concert venues, and much more for people to enjoy.
Architecture Celebrated at the Embassy of Brazil
BY ANDRÉ CORRÊA DO LAGO
@ VOL 118
ON OCT 29, 2014
André Corrêa do Lago is the Brazilian Ambassador to Japan, as well as a curator and critic of architecture. Representing both of these roles, Ambassador Lago's presentation covers Brazil's amazing diplomatic links to architecture, with a final focus on the World Cup 2014 installation that was produced at the Brazil Embassy in Tokyo by esteemed Japanese architect Shigeru Ban.
"Presentation of the Day" on November 18, 2014.
Ski Jumps of the World
BY MARK DYTHAM
@ VOL 120
ON DEC 16, 2014
PechaKucha co-founder Mark Dytham takes us on a tour of some of the most outstanding ski ramps found around the world, while highlighting historical aspects of the sport of ski jumping -- and being the Englishman that he is, giving props to the one and only Eddie the Eagle.
"Presentation of the Day" on December 26, 2014.
Two Color World
BY CHIYUN YEH
@ VOL 135
ON APR 27, 2016
#conlife: Toy Conventions around the World
BY DON KRATZER
@ VOL 143
ON JAN 25, 2017
"The toys are amazing but the best part is meeting all the people."
Don Kratzer has been involved in the Indie Toy Scene for over a decade and has spent the past year traveling to Toy Conventions all over the world. In #conlife: Toy Conventions around the World, from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 142, he shares his insights into the idiosyncrasies of each local scene and how they relate to the global Art Toy movement.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “world cup 2014”
We've had people of all ages do presentations in the PechaKucha 20x20 format, and that includes kids. Here is a collection of presentations we've shared on the site that were done by children in cities all over the world.
MINI matches the fast-paced fun of PechaKucha. These 20x20 PechaKucha presentations from all around the world explore the creativity which is now synonymous with the Mini brand - from Paul Smith to Rinpa Eshidan
Autodesk is changing the way the world is designed and made. Everyone—from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital artists, students and hobbyists—uses Autodesk software to unlock their creativity and solve important challenges. Autodesk's partnership with PechaKucha includes a presence at design weeks and festivals around the world through special PechaKucha Night events
Tall Oaks Community Center
Feb 12, 2011
New Cities Summit 2014
New Cities Foundation: WhatWorks
Winspear Opera House
Jun 17, 2014
Centrum Organizacji Kulturalnych GCOP
May 21, 2014
AIA 2014 Convention
Jun 26, 2014
PKNovate: 20 slides 2 Change the World - Presented by Cleveland Council on World Affairs and Powered by PechaKucha
The City Club of Cleveland
Jul 23, 2014
Franz Mehlhose Kulturcafé
Nov 22, 2014
Oct 01, 2014
The Belmont Filmhouse
Oct 21, 2014
Feb 04, 2015
Old Homework Building
May 26, 2015
How to Make the World Work for 11 Billion People
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ VOL 14
ON OCT 03, 2013
Maria Aialova is the co-founder of Terreform ONE, a think tank which focuses on mapping population density. It is predicted that by the end of this century the world will reach 11 billion people, with more than 3/4 of the population living in cities. We must shift from competition to cooperation and from ownership to membership in order to live successfully.
"Presentation of the Day" on March 11, 2014.
Not Yet the End of the World
BY SUMMER GRAY
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 30, 2014
Summer Gray is a Ph.D. student in Sociology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a Research Associate at the International Institute of Climate Action and Theory. She speaks on the climate justice movement, and what we must do to save the planet from the destruction of global warming.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 5, 2014.
A Journey Into the Virtual World
BY DAVID DENTON
@ VOL 12
ON AUG 19, 2014
Architect / Urban Planner David Denton recently relocated to Knoxville from Los Angeles. A former Managing Partner of Frank Gehry Associates, David has been working in the Virtual World for seven years and is founder of the K2C project funded by the US State Department bringing together American and Egyptian architecture students in collaboration in the Virtual World via avatars.
"Presentation of the Day" on November 11, 2014.
Starch Foundation 2014-2015
BY STARCH FOUNDATION
@ VOL 20
ON SEP 10, 2014
Starch Foundation's 2014-2015 team members Ghaith Abi Ghanem, Jad Melki, Timi Hayek and Jo Baaklini tell us about their design experience as part of the foundation's program. Architecture and Fashion design projects unfold in an inspiring combination of concepts, drawings and energetic colors. Who said work's not fun?
A Century of Dixie Cup Ads: 1908-2008
BY DIANE SHAW
@ VOL 3
ON JAN 22, 2016
For decades, the Dixie Cup Company was a vital part of Easton's industrial sector. Here, Lafayette College's Director of Special Collections and College Archives Diane Shaw shares the fascinating story of the Dixie Cup through the a century of the company's advertising.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
From 2013 to 2014
We'll be taking a break next week from regular updates, and so we take this opportunity to thank you all for your amazing support this year, and here's to an even bigger 2014! While YOU are on holidays, make sure to check our archives of Tokyo presentations to revisit favorites from the past year, and to find some you may have missed.And don't forget to mark your calendars for our first PechaKucha Night of 2014, set for January 22! The photo in this post, by Michael Holmes, was taken at December's Vol. 109.Happy New Year!2013年もPechaKucha Night 東京に多くの皆さんにお越しいただきました。ありがとうございます！来年もすばらしいプレゼンテーションでお待ちしておりますので、お楽しみに。年末のお休み中にPechaKucha Nightのウェブサイトに掲載されているプレゼンテーションのチェックをお忘れなく。
2014 PK HFX
We're looking forward to a year of brilliant sharing in the non-digital space we call PechaKucha. The social network that gets you out to do some thinking + drinking.
AIA 2014 Convention
Be part of the largest event in world architecture this year. PechaKucha Night Chicago with AIA Chicago and SOM are pleased to present a special edition PechaKucha Night at the AIA National Convention in Chicago.This event is one of a series of "Design + Dining" events hosted by AIA Chicago in conjunction with the 2014 AIA National Convention. If you plan to register for the National Convention, you can find this event in the official convention schedule by using the code EV217. Non-convention attendees are welcome to RSVP and purchase tickets through AIA Chicago’s website. Ticket price includes buffet food and 2 drink tickets.
PechaKucha at WAF 2014
For the third year in a row, the World Architecture Festival (WAF) hosts a special PechaKucha Night in Singapore, hosted by none other than the co-founder of PechaKucha, Mark Dytham. The event will be held at Moshi Safdie's extraordinary Art & Science Museum.
André Corrêa do Lago
The Brazilian Ambassador to Japan, André Corrêa do Lago, will join our Tokyo Designers Week event this Wednesday. An architecture critic and curator, he will be talking about Shigeru Ban's famed World Cup Pavillion that was built at the Tokyo Embassy.日本ブラシリアン大使の André Corrêa do Lago が水曜日の東京デザイナーズウィークイベントに参加されます。 建築評論家かつキュレーターである彼はワールドカップパビリオンで有名なShigeru Banが手掛けた東京大使館プロジェクトについて語ります。
Best of TDW on The Verge
Our big PechaKucha Night at Tokyo Designers Week 2014 was an amazing one, with a terrific lineup and close to 700 in attendance. We're also really glad that The Verge agrees, as it included us in its list of "37 awesome things" it saw at Tokyo Designers Week.
Top 5 for November 2014
We wouldn't leave you wanting with a fresh new batch of presentations to share, and so here is the top 5 most watched presentations on our global site for the month of November. As always, once you're done with that, continue your exploration in the WATCH section of our site.Still in need of more PechaKucha in your life? Follow us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, or take in the amazing collection of posters that are produced for our PechaKucha Nights the world over. And look out for our newsletter next month with our big top 20 list for 2014! 3D printing is an awesome tool for designers. Rik Theunissen specializes in unique projects. In his PechaKucha talk he presents his design for big pieces of random crystals. They were shown at the well-known Amsterdam Fashion Week. Cynthia Drescher, travel editor for Condé Nast's Jaunted and pilot in training, talks about small planes, remote destinations, and speed limits. Going into depth and discovering the rarest places that only allow you to get there by one, or various, modes of transportation. Tiffany Lentz believes in the power of yes, and thinks you should say yes too. Going into her own life changing story and experiences, Tiffany was able to learn new things about the world and life. Local tattoo artist Sailor Cher tells us about some of the women who have inspired her through the years. The one who has inspired her most may surprise you. Lyn Langlais has to answer one of the most common questions a skydiver will ever be asked, "Why do you jump out of a perfectly good airplane?" Lyn's answer to that is: simply to live life. She enjoys the thrill that skydiving gives her and the sense of accomplishment and life that fills her the second she jumps off the plane.
What a year! The city count continued to grow and we published more presentations than ever (over 3000 now). Don’t miss our next global newsletter (you'll find a link to subscribe in the footer of this and every page on the site), that will look back at our 20 favorite moments of 2014.
PechaKucha's 20 Moments of 2014
We like to end each year with a look back at the year that was, and we did just that last week by way of our global newsletter, by sharing 20 moments/points that marked PechaKucha in 2014. Read it on the web here.
Powered by PechaKucha: United States Artists Assembly, 2014
Last week in Chicago, United States Artists (USA), an organization that has distributed close to $20 million to over 400 artists in nine disciplines since 2006, held its first annual Artists Assembly. Selected artist and guest speakers presented their projects at USA's Power by PechaKucha Event. Check out the event page and all the amazing presenations that came from it!