Bargain Studio give a humerous, interesting talk on capitalism and products as weapons of this social structure. Their new gallery come community space challenges such norms.
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Capitalism vs. Creativity
BY TIM REDFERN
@ VOL 1
ON AUG 27, 2013
Tim Redfern, disappointed by the consumeristic society that has devleoped in urban cities, discusses his liberal goal in encouraging people to get more invovled with creativity and begin making their own creations. He beieves that if the community were to stray away from capitalistic thinking, it would make way for more creativity.
BY SETH SILVERTON
@ VOL 20
ON JAN 31, 2014
Seth Silverton was educated in Brooklyn, where he studied political science and film. A lifelong summer resident of the midcoast, Seth permanently moved his family here in 2002. He is the Director of The Wood Chop School which is an organization centered around his self-coined term, village capitalism, that encourges the purchase of locally grown, organic foods and distributing it to people in need.
Will you Marry Me? What Engagement Marketing Isn't.
BY EVELYNN RATCLIFFE
@ VOL 5
ON NOV 21, 2014
Evelynn Ratcliffe is an award winning marketer with more than 15 years’ experience building + activating strategic marketing programs. In her presentation, she talks about the evolution of marketing and defines what Engagement Marketing is, and why it’s important.
How Public Art Can Save the World
BY TALEEN DER HAROUTIOUNIAN
@ VOL 9
ON NOV 20, 2015
“Housing and transportation may make the foundation for a great city, but art is what brought it to life.”
In How Public Art Can Save the World from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 9th volume, Speaker Taleen Der Haroutiounian explains why art should be considered a necessary feature in any community and why public art is the key to building healthier and happier communities, especially in the suburbs! Taleen is a placemaker who is passionate about community well-being in the suburbs.
Flipping the Script on Youth Engagement
BY MATTHEW BLACKSHAW
@ VOL 10
ON JAN 22, 2016
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KnowHow / Youth Programs at the Intersection of Creativity and Critical Thinking
BY ELIZABETH WRIGHT
@ VOL 21
ON NOV 17, 2016
Elizabeth Wright presents "KnowHow" a local community organization that builds youth leadership and community engagement through the arts. KnowHow youth work at the intersection of creativity and critical thinking to engage with their communities, develop solutions to issues that affect their lives, and build vital life skills. Tonight, KnowHow adult allies will share the inspiration and design behind this work, information about their many programs, and their dreams for the future of their organization and our city.
Murder and Honey: a Defiant Playbook for Community Engagement in the Midwest
BY ADRIENNE PALM
@ VOL 5
ON MAR 06, 2018
Adrienne Palm is a director at Northeast Wisconsin Gener8tor for the gBETA program which provides support for early stage companies. Adrienne has worked extensively in the community through non-traditional programs and events. Tonight, she’ll speak on Murder and Honey: A Defiant Playbook for Community Engagement in the Midwest.
Discovering The Value of Graphic Design
BY ELMA GIAVASES
@ VOL 4
ON APR 05, 2018
It is no easy take to create art, to somehow materialize and express the thoughts in your head. Creating art expressing the thoughts in someone ELSE's head is something else entirely. Elma Giavases' early life and subsequent travels around the globe have given her a unique perspective on design and branding, and she now brings that expertise to the Kalispell community as a graphic designer with Highline Design.
After all, "great designs delight".