WATCH

PechaKucha Presentation

Romke de Haan is a graduate of the program called homeboyz, a non-profit that takes kids in gangs and teaches them technology. Romke will walk you though his journey and his pursuit of happiness. 

 

Participate in Romke's life; he'd be happy to get coffee/lunch/cocktails with you. You can add his calendar by searching Romked@gmail.com on iCal, Google Calendar, 

APPLAUD THIS!
Thumb vcfa lynam 06

VCFA: Open Source Education

BY IAN LYNAM
@ VOL 103 ON MAY 29, 2013

Tokyo-based designer Ian Lynam gives an introduction to the Vermon College of Fine Arts (VCFA), the newest MFA Graphic Design program in the world! New ideas! Amazing work!

Thumb mitsuda06

A Life with Fire

BY MARK MITSUDA
@ VOL 22 ON DEC 12, 2014

In the mid 90’s Mark co-found Glass Design Group, a limited production studio glass studio in upstate New York.  In 1998 he returned to Honolulu to teach glassblowing at Punahou School, and is currently a board member of Hawaii Craftsmen.

Thumb 05 berke

A Comedian's Life

BY EVAN BERKE
@ VOL 5 ON SEP 14, 2015

Evan Berke takes us through his life and inspirations as a New York based stand-up comedian, producer, writer, and communications professional. Evan has trained with some of the brightest minds in comedy at both The Second City in Chicago and The Upright Citizens Brigade in New York. Evan just releaseed his most recent project, ROARING 20s.

Thumb diapositiva129

Post Internet Graphics

BY LOREDANA BONTEMPI
@ VOL 9 ON NOV 18, 2015

Parco di Yellowstone is a young design studio based in Milan and specialized in corporate graphic and art direction in the digital environment. In this presentation, Loredana Bontempi and Emanuele Bonetti presents some of their experimentations to give a measure of the potentiality programming has to produce graphic design.  

Thumb 09 mcenaney

Bringing a Big Boat Back to Life

BY LIZ MCENANEY
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 04, 2016

Liz McEnaney is an urban historian and preservatioist who has worked in exotic locales such as Maputo, New Delhi, and even New York City! She co-founded BldgBlok - an app that provides tourists with location-based historic content.

Liz's latest restoration project is a big one! The SS Columbia - America's oldest excursion steamship - is making its way back to the Hudson River - listen to her tale of bringing the ship back to life!

Learn more about the SS Columbia project here

Thumb aaaaaaaaaa

New York via Bike Share

BY SIOBHÁN BRETT
@ VOL 16 ON SEP 01, 2016

"It's a straightforward and exciting way of getting around...There's not too many drawbacks with a Citi Bike."

In New York via Bike Share at PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 16Siobhan Brett talks about her love-hate relationship with bicycling via Citi bike, a bike-share program in New York City. Siobhan reviews the different generations of Citi-Bike, and shares stories about the social connections she's made while riding.

Siobhan is a reporter/writer and editor, living and working in New York City. She was born in Alabama, and grew up in Connecticut and the west of Ireland. 

Thumb 07 moreau smart 20bikes 20are 20the 20systems 20of 20the 20future

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.

Thumb 2017 05 18 pecha kucha gabriel gianordoli ocr v2 03

Maps as a Tool for Perception

BY GABRIEL GIANORDOLI
@ VOL 18 ON MAY 18, 2017

Gabriel Gianordoli discusses humanizing data through mapping - and how maps can be used as a tool to reflect data in different perspectives in this PechaKucha presentation for NYCxDesign.

Gabriel is a designer and developer from Brazil, currently based in Brooklyn, NY. He has worked with both print and digital media, with experiences ranging from editorial to UX design. His work is focused on information design and interaction. He is currently a Creative Researcher at The Office for Creative Research, a hybrid research group working at the intersection of technology, culture, and education.

Thumb cmielke 20pecha kucha 2020x20.016

The Meaning of Life as Told by a Clementine

BY CHASE MIELKE
@ VOL 2 ON OCT 26, 2017

Chase Mielke explains how positive psychology + human purpose + uniqueness play a huge role in adolescent development.