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We haven’t scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there’s one you can attend!

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Featured Presentation

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Kevon Foderingham

Executive Director and Marketing Consultant, Caribbean Fashion and Arts Feature Festival and V2 Marketing in Arima

PechaKucha Night Arima, City Organiser, Kevon Foderingham speaks about his non-profit organization, Caribbean Fashion and Arts Feature Festival and corresponding creative placemaking project, EAST YARD.

Kevon speaks about the power of culture and creativity to revitalize cities and foster the spirit of community.  

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Turning Your Passion Into Profit

BY ALANNA MORRIS - VAN TASSEL
@ VOL 1 ON DEC 01, 2017

Minneota based, award winniing dancer, Alanna Morris-Van Tassel shares her story as a dancer, choreogropher and teaching artist and her work in cities across the globe.

Having spent time in Arima as an artist in residence, Alanna was back in town, just in time for PechaKucha Night Arima, Volume 1 and was happy to speak about her experience as a working artist.  

 

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Them Belly Full - Creating a hunger for your art that feeds you

BY JAMIE PHILBERT
@ VOL 1 ON DEC 01, 2017

She dances, teaches, sings, designs and is a motivator. Jamie Philbert is an artist and founder of Art on Purpose, which encompasses her many talents and is the conduit for chanelling this energy to the masses.

Jamie shares her journey and inspires other creatives to ditch the notion of the starving artist and instead reclaim their abundance.   

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The Intersection of Creativity + Ingenuity

BY MELISSA MATTHEWS
@ VOL 1 ON DEC 01, 2017

Melissa A Matthews is a mixed media artist, author and social entrepreneur who in 2013 co-founded MAM Squared, a firm that develops community programs and training programs.

As an artists, Melissa speaks about her decision to switch from a law degree to a painting degree and her journey to where she is now. She advises other creative entrepreneurs to 'stay hungry but never starve'.   

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NEW FIRE Festival

BY GERRY WILLIAMS
@ VOL 1 ON DEC 01, 2017

Gerry Williams, Founder of the dynamic, warm, inclusive and transformational, NEW FIRE festival, which takes place annually in Trinidad, talks about his passions and drive to contribute to ecological, social and economical sustainability which all served as his inspiration behind creating the festival.     

 

About the City's Organizers

  • Kevon Foderingham

    I'm a lover of pop culture, so I enjoy television, movies, music, and anything that involves art and fashion. I describe myself as a social entrepreneur first and foremost. I am a regional marketing and communications executive and life strategies coach with over 14 years local and international marketing and public relations experience in various sectors using marketing and communications tools to positively impact the lives of others. A present I am Managing Director at V2 Marketing (a boutique marketing and communications consultancy), Founder and Executive Director of Caribbean Fashion & Arts Feature Festival and Designer of Green Violet (a line of men's jewellery and apparel).