The whole thing that powers a PechaKucha event -- whether it's a city-based PechaKucha Night or a "Powered by PechaKucha" event -- is the "20 images x 20 seconds" format. WATCH is where you'll find presentations from all over the world -- get inspired!
Snipping the Fabric of Time
BY JUSTIN DAVIES
@ VOL 19
ON DEC 13, 2013
Justin Davies is an educator and artist. He likes to work in a range of media which he uses to integrate historical, scientific and aesthetic perspectives. His work is also influenced by his love of film and by his studies in biology and history.
Tea with Mrs. Gropius
BY CHUCK BERLEIGH
@ VOL 5
ON MAR 27, 2014
Chuck Berleigh talks about the revolutionary design and architecture of the Gropius house created by Walter Gropius, a the founder of the Bauhaus, almost 75 years ago. With the houses conscious use of light, using mostly non-custom made components, and creating a different atmosphere to give the appropriate feel to each part of the house, it is truly a model of good, modern design and revolutionary for its time.
BY AHMED HASSAN
@ ARCHEX PECHAKUCHA SESSION
ON NOV 07, 2013
A while ago, someone told Ahmed Hassan that he needed therapy, so he bought a motorcycle. Now his therapy sessions consist of drives through the countryside where he discovers the beauty and art in rusted treasures. Lucky for us, he carries a camera.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 21, 2014.
BY RYAN SUMO
@ BITSUMMIT MMXIV
ON MAR 07, 2014
Ryan Sumo is an indie game developer and artist who is currently working on a game called Party Animals, that takes a fascinating look at Filipino politics, by presenting it in a way that makes it surprisingly fun.
This presentation was recorded live at BitSummit MMXIV, the 2nd edition of the Kyoto-based indie game festival.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 18, 2014.
Oceans of Data
Ben Best is an analyst for the Ocean Health Index, a research project housed at UCSB's downtown ecology center. For him, the ocean has long been a source of spiritual sustenance, vigorous play, wondrous discovery, and intellectual curiosity. He discusses using data to map marine conservation.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 16, 2014.
Creating Worlds of Limitless Possibility
BY DURWIN TALON
@ VOL 3
ON SEP 28, 2013
Comic artist Durwin Talon has worked on several series and anthologies, including DC's "Batman," "Skinwalker," "Bonds," and "Beautiful Scars." He discusses the creative process that goes into his art, and truly believes that with the power of a pencil, paper, and the ability to share your ideas, the world will be a much better place.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 15, 2014.
Pizza and Pie
BY ELLIANA KRANDEL
@ VOL 29
ON MAR 04, 2014
Elliana Krandel and Hannah Altshuler know everything there is to know about pizza and pie. They share the endless varieties and technicalities of these foods, and what they have learned over their friendship of seven years. Pizza and pie are not just delicious foods but also a means of bringing people together.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 14, 2014.
Chipping Away at Mining Policy
BY GENEVIEVE HUME
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 13, 2013
Genevieve Hume and her husband Kevin run a goldsmithing and jewelry business in Vancouver which has her working with artisanal and small scale miners. Mine collapses, mercury poisoning, child labor, and militia violence are among the threats to this industry, and Genevieve tells us how she and her husband started an organization to certify, support and train these laborers.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 12, 2014.
The Cure for Hangovers
Miho Ota tries to find the solution to something that people from various other countires have been trying to find for years: a cure to hangovers. If you have ever experienced the painfullness of a hangover , then Miho has several solutions from friends and family that she has personally tested that could help in the future wild night outs.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 11, 2014.
British Sports Cars: Why I Always Need Another One
BY NICK GROOMBRIDGE
@ VOL 5
ON MAR 27, 2014
With the need for speed and style, no doubt your in need for a Britsh sports car or at least in Nick Groombridge's opinion. He showcases four British cars in his collection and talks about them individually; explaining how they are made and what makes them unique.
"Presentation of the Day" on April 10, 2014.