Crowdfunding and building: we build the house all together
Let's club together to build a house? Actually this phrase is the idea of Chelyabinsk project “The Ants”. The authors have come up with a scheme to invest in construction through Crowdfunding. How does this work? How to make the building process as clear as possible? And where is planned the first building, which can be observed online? Alexander Medvedev, one of project’s authors, gave the answers on these issues in the course of Pecha Kucha.
30 days to change life
While the active and convincing lifehackers insist that on doing sport or downshifting, Tatyana Tsaregorodtseva decided to make her own experiments. She sets the new purpose for herself each 30 days. So Tatyana was engaged in workout, and then passed a casting to theatrical studio “Maneken” successfully, and now she has become the volunteer and helps children who have cancer. She shared her experience and results during the presentation on PECHA KUCHA. Is it possible to change life in 30 days?
Whether it is possible to make the city as the design plant
BY STEPAN SOLODKOV
A festival called "Form" is going to be held in Chelyabinsk very soon. This project is created for anyone interested in the visual fine art. Organizers promise to turn the city into design plant for a couple of days. How it will be and why the design defines the maintenance of everything what us surrounds. About this says Irina Yurchenko and Stepan Solodkov, creators of the festival.
From zero to one billion for the infinity
BY LEONID IVANOV
Leonid Ivanov presents the project of the Southern Ural State University’s endowment-fund. In other words, it is the capital created at the expense of donations, which is invested, and the income goes to needs of the University. Leonid tells about the project plans and how young activists can influence an expenditure of means of this fund at the largest university of Chelyabinsk.
Provincial pathos or why we decided not to move away
BY MARIA CHMIR
Maria Chmir tells why you should not leave provincial Chelyabinsk when it seems that everything is bad here and too good somewhere there. How to be demanded, if you young and a person of arthouse?
Break a comfort zone or why you won't loose your charisma
BY OLGA OSIPOVA
Olga Osipova, the head of the acting School-Studio "Moustache", explains why being the actor is beneficial in any situation and everyone should act on the stage.
Invisible problems of blind people
BY VITALY MUNIROV
Author of the project forblind.org Vitaly Munirov tells how to improve life of blind and visually impaired people by means of technologies. Is it possible to make the city available for blind and why application of ideas in technologies for blind is more important than patents and copyright?
How to grow up the designer. One year of iron discipline and 101 days of inspiration
BY ANDREW SHAPIRO
As for design, they say, Chelyabinsk has some problems: there is not enough intelligent professionals, they are engaged in, or have already moved, and the quality standards set by customers are usually not very high. Andrew Shapiro assessed the situation philosophically and talked about how, in his opinion, to grow up designers. It's the question: what is better to educate students strictly with lots of theory and practice or with kindness and inspiring them?