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Shiro Yamada

KAGUA

PRESENTED ON JUL 25, 2012
IN TOKYO @ VOL 94
As any true beer connoisseur will tell you, all beers are not created equal. In this presentation, Shiro Yamada talks about the micro brewery he helped create to make a better ale (Nippon Craft Beer Inc.) and the "KAGUA" scented ale he's been producing. (in English)
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Arquikids: Japanese vs. Catalan Architecture

BY SOLANGE ESPOILLE
IN BARCELONA

Japanese architecture versus Catalan architecture through the eyes of children.

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Japanese Modern Art

BY KENICHI ASANO
@ VOL 92 ON MAY 30, 2012

Kenichi Asano is a sculptor, but not in the traditional sense, even though his very modern-looking works are all produced using traditional Japanese construction techniques. The presentation is in Japanese, but the visuals really do all the talking. (in Japanese)

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Necomimi

BY TOMONORI KAGAYA
@ VOL 94 ON JUL 25, 2012

Mixing Japanese "cute culture" with high-tech know-how, Tomonori Kagaya presents his Necomimi neurowear project, in which a pair of cute cat-like ears respond to the wearer's thoughts. (in Japanese)
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What's Wrong with Japanese Big Corporation's Product Design?

BY BOB SLIWA
@ VOL 96 ON NOV 01, 2012

As the title declares, this presentation by the Yo!jimbob duo is a call to arms for what they find lacking in that particular field. This presentation was part of a special Tokyo Designers Week 2012 edition of PKN Tokyo, held at Meiji-Jingu Gaien, inside the TDW Dome. (in Japanese/English)

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Real Japanese Gardens

BY JENNY FEUERPEIL
@ VOL 97 ON NOV 28, 2012

We love Japanese gardens, and we want the world to know more about Japanese gardens. Japanese gardens can teach the attentive observer a great deal about Japan and Japanese design, from design concepts and careful material selection to Japanese history, culture and religion. Learn more on Jenny's site.

"Presentation of the Day" on January 31, 2013.

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7 Design Lessons from Japanese Gardens

BY JENNY FEUERPEIL
@ VOL 103 ON MAY 29, 2013

After 3 years of working in and looking at Japanese gardens, Jenny Feuerpeil of Real Japanese Gardens summarizes the design (and life) lessons she has learned so far in the gardens of Kyoto, Kamakura, and Tokyo. 

"Presentation of the Day" on June 14, 2013.

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Yodeling in the Japanese Alps

BY KEIKO ITO
@ SWISS PECHAKUCHA NIGHT ON FEB 07, 2014

Keiko Ito is an amazingly talented yodeler, and here she speaks about her experiences learning to yodel, her travels to Switzerland, and her prolific performances. (in Japanese)

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Tokyo Pub Crawl

BY ANDREW NGUYEN
@ VOL 112 ON MAR 26, 2014

With a camera and a motorcycle during his first visit to Japan, Andrew Nguyen learned the importance of keeping one's eyes open to new experiences. Listen as he talks about his company Tokyo Pub Crawl which aims for eveyone to experience something great and new in Tokyo. 

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Brewing a Creative Community

BY MAXIME PECSTEEN
@ VOL 142 ON DEC 14, 2016

"What we create is a 360 degree experience for the taster."

In Brewing a Creative Community from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 142, Beer Lover Maxime Pecsteen goes into depth on his craft beer project and the possibility to create an alternative brewery based on the principle of community and co-creativity. The Brussels Beer Project was founded in 2013 in a garage and now aims at shaking up the Tokyo craft beer scene!