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!
How We Know, What We Know About the Universe
BY REUBEN GAZER
@ VOL 29
ON OCT 24, 2017
"We are not just spectators in the universe.... we actually have a special place within it."
In How We Know, What We Know About the Universe from PechaKucha Night Edmonton Vol. 29, Reuben Gazer takes us on a journey connecting our childhood discoveries of patterns and shapes in our surroundings to scientific revelations about the formation of the universe, showing us where to look to find parallels between earthly and interstellar forms.
BY STEPHEN LOCKE
@ VOL 4
ON NOV 30, 2017
"I like photos that have curious sort of perspective or make you pause and wonder what you are looking at..."
In In Pictures from PechaKucha Night Huntsville Vol. 4, Stephen Locke shares his passion for photography and the world around him through a number of his favorite photos he has taken. His process is as opportunistic as his photographs are stunning.
Painting with Radio Control Cars
"Generally I paint cars ...with cars ...because that makes sense."
In Painting with Radio Control Cars from PechaKucha Night Coventry Vol. 34, Ian Cook presents his long and highly entertaining career in painting artwork with actual radio-controlled cars for some of the world's most known brands. Be sure to check out his studio Popbang Colour for more inspiring works!
How to Design an Escape Room...and All Sorts of Fun Things That You Learn About People When You Lock Them in a Room
BY MIKE RINGROSE
@ VOL 29
ON OCT 24, 2017
Escape City's Mike Ringrose dives into the details of what goes into creating some of Edmonton's most popular escape rooom, detailing how game theories and mechanics evolve into fascinating storylines and a whole lot of fun between groups of locked-in guests.
Art Project as a Habit
BY VLADIMÍR MOKRÝ
@ VOL 153
ON DEC 13, 2017
Day to day, Vladimír Mokrý help companies articulate their products and services. However, for one year, everyday, Vladimír Mokrý also drew an artwork once a day. Let’s find out this PechaKucha Night, what he has learnt from his year of creative persistence.
Vladimír Mokrýの日々の仕事は、企業のアイディアや商品、サービスを形にすることですが、今回のPechaKucha Nightでは、彼が自分のアートワークとして一年間毎日描きためた絵を紹介してくれます。自身のクリエイティブ活動から彼が学んだことはなんだったのでしょうか？ぜひ一緒に探求してみましょう！
"The people that I love the most are the hatarakimono..because they are the people who provide for this amazing Japan."
In HATARAKIMONO PROJECT from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 153, KNARF showcases his tape-o-graphic portrait documentary about the busy bees of Japan. Manually processing his work with packing tape (+ anything from hardware or office supply stores), KNARF applies the principles of “BRICOLAGE” to photography, a contemporary Art movement born in NYC in the early 2000’s. His works adopt a “READY MADE”, “ARTE POVERA”, “D.I.Y.” aesthetic that straddles between a recent analogue past and an extreme technological present.
Hats Hats Hats
"I'm into the idea of being a Manhattan Mad Hatter."
A RISD graduate and recipient of the 2012 MET Museum Costume Institute Accessory Design Award, HEIDI LEE is a NYC-based artist and designer whose hats have featured in VOGUE, V, W, Visionaire, Dazed & Confused, MTV, SHOWstudio, NYT, New York Magazine, The Creators Project, etc. Exhibitions include MOSI Museum’s “3D Printing the Future” and MAD Museum’s “MAD Biennial: 100 Makers that manifest the cultural capital of NYC." Her clientele include Anne Hathaway, Madonna, G-Dragon, Lady Gaga, Missy Elliott and Lauryn Hill.
The Transformative Power Of Glass
BY PEARL DICK
@ VOL 40
ON NOV 29, 2016
Painting, Sculpting, and Singing in Code
BY DAVID GUIDA & SARAH NAQVI SARAH NAQVI
@ VOL 8
ON SEP 25, 2015
"Technology is so woven into the fabric of society that we cant't imagine a world without it."
In Painting, Sculpting, and Singing in Code from PechaKucha Night Markham Vol. 8, David Guida and Sarah Naqvi passionately share their experiences in coding and the direction they see it heading in the future.
David and Sarah are thinkers, creators, and leaders in a medley of grassroots organizations that promote tech awareness for the youth of their community.