PECHAKUCHA DAILY BLOG Posts
NOVEMBER 13, 2018
This adorable poster for PechaKucha Night Nikko Vol. 4 spotlights the twelve animals of the Chinese Zodiac, one of the most celebrated cultural traditions of predicting fortune in East Asia. People born in a specific year are believed to attain certain attributes of the zodiac animal. Perhaps, these party animals are predicting the next year's fortune as they huddle around the warm bonfire in the lively textile forest. As the year of dog is coming to an end, the year of boar awaits us!
NOVEMBER 06, 2018
For this week's PKN Poster Spotlight, we present artist Sandy Winkle's ethereal poster design for PechaKucha Night Dunsborough Vol. 29. In support of her local community, Sandy auctioned the design's original painting and donated the earnings to a local woman who is battling cancer. This gorgeous piece certainly creates a powerful and lasting impression that influences the viewer's perception of beekeeping. Not only does this story exhibit Dunsborough's artistic creativity, it also shows its passion for bringing its community together and the kindness of its people. Let's cheer on this inspiring city!
OCTOBER 30, 2018
With pillow cases full of sugary sweets and streets decorated with creepy jack-o'-lanterns, we celebrate Halloween in this week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight from PechaKucha Night Santander Vol. 7. Sporting the most iconic elements from tradtional Halloween decor, this poster surely encaptures the essence of what the holiday is all about. Join us on this spooky evening in Santander on November 1st! Have a spooktacular Halloween!
OCTOBER 23, 2018
This week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight seizes one's attention with an eye-popping photo collage from PechaKucha Night Lisbon Vol. 26! As the vibrant contrasting colors exquisitely capture the variety of creative characteristics in Lisbon, get ready to be immersed in big waves of talent, color, and inspiration on October 26th!
OCTOBER 16, 2018
This week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight shines on the whimsical poster design for PechaKucha Night Guangzhou Vol. 35. The quirky drawing of a dinosaur pedaling on a prismatic bicycle incites us to recollect the bizarre things we concocted in our childhood imaginations. As we reach adulthood, we tend to appreciate more "mature" pieces but forget that playful designs like these can also be intrinsically pleasing. Play on and enjoy PKN Guangzhou's 35th event on this hallow's eve! See you there!
OCTOBER 09, 2018
PechaKucha Night Sapporo announces their PKN Vol. 3 with a beautifully refined promotional poster. The poster proudly showcases a traditional Japanese writing system called Tategaki, characters written in columns going from top to bottom, with columns ordered from right to left. The intentionality of this minimalistic poster is to find freedom by removing much of the external clutter that distract us. You definitely won't want to miss Sapporo's next event!
OCTOBER 02, 2018
Seek the light and you’ll find a way. This week’s Poster Spotlight illuminates PechaKucha Night Trondheim’s bizarre yet intruiging monochrome poster for PechaKucha Night Trondheim Vol. 13. Through the utilization of simple illustrations and colors, the poster illustrates how the light exposes our authentic selves even in the darkest of places. With variations in the transparency and opacity of watercolor mediums, the techniques used to express these beings' forms are truly stunning to say the least. Let Trondheim guide you to the light of artistry and inspiration on October 3rd at PechaKucha Night Trondheim Vol. 13.
SEPTEMBER 25, 2018
Some people say the stars reflect what’s within us. This week, we shine the PechaKucha Poster spotlight on the simple starry night sky illustration for PechaKucha Night Bryan Vol. 16. The glistening moon and brilliant stars make you wonder, “What’s beyond these celestial bodies?” and the answers are limitless. This illustration provokes us to be curious about what could be beyond the stars. This is a night you won't want to miss!
SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
With its vivid geometric design, this week's Poster Spotlight highlights the ultra-creative poster from Vejle. The complexity of its three-dimensional design makes one wonder, "what do the creatives of Vejle have in store for us at PechaKucha Night Vejle Vol.2?" Find out by checking their event on September 18th. Be there or be square!
SEPTEMBER 11, 2018
Promoting free expression, this intruiging work produced for PechaKucha Night Troyes Vol.3 caught our eye and made it's way into this week's PK Poster Spotlight. Freedom of expression is very important in both our creative works and today's society so, we encourage everyone to share their inspiring stories and not to be fearful of exploring the unknown. The poster flawlessly illustrates the significance of conversation and the exchanging of ideas in our communities.