Join Nina Lesiga as she enters the world of the no-pants subway ride in New York City!
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BY ASHLEY LEWIS
@ VOL 27
ON NOV 05, 2013
Presented at PechaKucha Night Toronto Vol. 27, Smarty Pants Ashley Lewis, a tech educator in Toronto, talks of her passion of tech-craft hybrids. She is inspired by current interactive clothing and future consumer products from conductive ink and thread to makeup and sportswear that will have you thinking about fashion in a completely different way.
"Presentation of the Day" on February 13, 2014.
Discovering Sisterhood while Travelling with Pants, Skirts, Bikes and Backpacks
BY NICOLE LEBLANC
@ VOL 3
ON MAY 26, 2015
Nicole LeBlanc was raised without a sisterhood, but learned later in life how powerful a legion of women could be in shpaping, inspiring and transforming an inidividual. Join her on her cross continental bicyle journey and meet some of the impactful women she encountered along the way.
The Spirit of Magic
BY JUSTIN SIGHT
@ VOL 6
ON OCT 19, 2015
Justin Sight is a unique magician known for performing on the streets and subways of NYC. He was diagnosed legally blind at age 10. Justin has been featured on television and online news outlets such as The NY Post and Gothamist. He talks about Magic from a spiritual perspective drawn from his involvement with the worlds mystery schools and scientific research that point to the essence of what we Truly Are.
BY ZOSIA CHEN-WERNIK 陳明秀
@ VOL 30
ON SEP 24, 2016
Zosia Chen-Wernik shares that her own path of learning started from “experimental education”. Her parents let her conduct self-study at home as a child. She learned about other cultures and languages, as well as such skills as calligraphy. But, self-study was not only confined to studying at home. Instead, the process of learning also came from travelling and daily life, as well as from ice skating, making documentary films, and engaging in modelling work. Then, at the age of 17, she founded a skiing school, which opened up unlimited possibilities for her life.
Designing Bicycle Share Programming
BY KRIS MOREAU
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
Kris Moreau is a Brooklyn-based designer, maker, and writer. She wants to help catalyze more ecologically resilient urban systems through architecture and inclusive civic design. Listen to her PechaKucha presentation about how bicycle share programs are being designed in Portland and New Orleans.
A Car-Free Solution in a Transportation Crisis
BY CRICKET DAY
@ VOL 18
ON MAY 18, 2017
Friends Cricket Day, Chris Robbins, and Becca Groban have a solution to the looming transportation crisis hitting New York City in 2019! Listen to their logical solution in this PechaKucha presentation in celebration of NYCxDesign.
Cricket Day, Chris Robbins, Becca Groban, and Kellen Parker are four friends who love to argue about their adopted home, NYC. With backgrounds in landscape architecture, journalism, city planning, and financial risk, the group won Transportation Alternatives’ L-ternative Visions: Reimagining 14th Street and Beyond in March.
It All Started with a Pair of Pants
BY MONIKA MILLER
@ VOL 27
ON MAY 10, 2018
Monika Miller, certified KonMari consultant, takes a lighthearted look at how asking herself "Does it spark joy?” when organizing her belongings led to a radical “decluttering” of her life. Her presentation is part story of personal transformation and part meditation on our things and the surprising force they can exert on our lives. Monika’s plunge into intentional living did not start with a grand plan, but with the simple decision to discard a pair of black pants.