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Tomoko Yabumae

Curator, Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo in Tokyo

アートはまちに何をもたらすことができるのでしょうか。 東京都現代美術館キュレーターの藪前知子さんが、 人や歴史やコミュニティの往来から生まれる、「都市計画」とは異なる「まちの流れ」について語ります。街や地域の公共空間でのアートの在り方について考えるきっかけになるプレゼンテーションです。

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Community and Art

BY BERNARDO DIAZ
IN DALLAS

In his presentation, Bernardo Diaz describes the program he developed to connect his students with some of the city's community centers. (in English)

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Form Follows Beauty

BY PETER EXLEY
@ VOL 11 ON SEP 01, 2009

In Form Follows Beauty from PechaKucha Night Chicago, Peter Exley talks about the relationship between art, design, architecture, lines, and sensuality as well as the feminine form. He also displays some of his artwork he created using an unconventional tool.

This was Presentation of the Day on February 17th, 2017. 

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The Art of Community

BY ANGEL POVENTUD
@ VOL 22 ON MAY 18, 2014

Angel Poventud is the unofficial mayor of Atlanta, which he has become through his dedication to bringing people and his community together. He discusses how community projects are facilitated by strength in numbers and create more accessibility in cities. 

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Barn Quilts : Art in the Community

BY CHERYL DEBERRY
@ VOL 3 ON JUN 05, 2015

"We want our project to be more than pretty. We want to be a positive addition to the community."

In Barn Quilts: Art in the Community from Accident Vol. 3Cheryl DeBerry discusses the Barn Quilt project which started in Ohio and as spread across America. Cheryl and others brought this art movement to Garrett County, Maryland. This project spruces up barns, encourages artists, and brings the community together. 

Enjoy!

 

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2 Rivers Radio, Community Radio For York

BY JEZ RUSSELL
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 29, 2015

Jez Russell tells us about his plans for setting up a new community radio station which will aim to tie together the amazing amount of culture we have in the city of York, ran by the community, for the community.

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Developing Trans-Local Dialogues (My City, My Art)

BY RACHELLE VIADER KNOWLES
@ TWINSTORY ARTISTS' EVENT ON MAR 01, 2016

Rachelle Viader Knowles is an artist and academic. Here she talks about her own practice, developing trans-local dialogues and how the students at Coventry University engage with the city and use it as an inspiration and foil for their emerging practice. This presentation was part of a special PK held simultaneously in Volgograd, one of Coventry's twin cities, see twinstory.org.

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Form Follows Fiction: How Story Drives Design

BY ALI ALSALEH
@ VOL 21 ON AUG 11, 2016

The creation of a bench through story.

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Community Radio: Making it as an Individual and as a Whole

BY OPHIRA HORWITZ
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 08, 2016

In the world of Netflix, iTunes and Facebook, how does community radio compete? Why should community radio compete? Local community radio coordinator Ophira Horwitz broadcasts her journey from biology student to Peach City, illustrating the bedrock community radio provides in isolated communities as an accessible, reliable communication platform to share and build art, vitality and culture, and the potential to build those things here in Penticton. Yes, there are pirates.    

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How Jefferson St Became an Artful Community

BY THAXTON ABSHALOM WATERS II
@ VOL 25 ON JUL 21, 2017

Thaxton Abshalom Waters II presents about the Noth Nashville Art Community.