WATCH

PechaKucha Presentation

Presenter bw nw avatar

Matthew E Carter

Filmmaker and Blogger in Birmingham

The Hong Kong New Wave and Birmingham

PRESENTED ON APR 20, 2016
IN BIRMINGHAM @ VOL 13

Matthew Carter from the Black Country Cinema collective takes a subjective look at the unlikely and downright bizarre connections between the Hong Kong New Wave and Birmingham, based on stories from Hong Kong-British Brummies and the fragmented rumours and stories picked up over the years.

APPLAUD THIS!
Thumb lauramazzeo 15

Changing The World, One Tram At A Time

BY LAURA MAZZEO
@ VOL 15 ON MAY 24, 2013

Laura Mazzeo talks about the inspiration behind her efforts to change the world. She guides us through her ideas for a tramway to connect cultural hot spots in Hong Kong as well as futue urban developments for the city.

 

Thumb soufujimotoedit

Building M+

BY ARIC CHEN
@ VOL 19 ON JAN 21, 2014

Aric Chen, Curator of Design and Architecture at the new M+ Museum of Visual Culture in Hong Kong, takes us on a tour of their introductory exhibition at Artistree (Jan-Feb 2014) - "Building M+: The Museum and Architecture Collection" which includes an overview of the collection as well as models of the shortlisted entries for the competition to design the M+ Museum building (scheduled to open 2017).

"Presentation of the Day" on October 23, 2014.

Thumb kevin lynch 04

Yearbnb: spending a year in Airbnb apartments throughout Hong Kong

BY KEVIN LYNCH
@ VOL 19 ON JAN 21, 2014

Kevin Lynch, ad man by day and by night, chose a most unusual way to live for a year in Hong Kong. Rather than settling in one place, he decided to get acquainted with the city by staying exclusively in AirBnB accommodations. Roughly midway through, he shared some entertaining snippets about his experience.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 2, 2014.

Thumb hk

A Hong Kong Experience

BY SONIA CHOW
@ VOL 123 ON MAR 20, 2015

Huschang Pourian and Sonia Chow speak about the art and design culture of Hong Kong. They explore the urban, nittiest and grittiest sections of this wonderful city. 

"Presentation of the Day" on April 3, 2015.

Thumb anna cheng 008

The Journey of a Contemporary Jewellery Gallery in Hong Kong

BY ANNA CHENG
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 04, 2015

Anna Cheng walked away from a career as an interior architect to open a contemporary fine jewellery gallery showcasing international artists and designers. She's also a certified diamond grader and is the 4th generation in a family of jewellers. 

Thumb slide04

The Return of Yearbnb: Using Airbnb to Live, Work, and Discover Hong Kong

BY KEVIN LYNCH
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 04, 2015

Self-described adman by day and by night, Kevin Lynch returns to the PechaKucha Night HK stage to share more adventures about using Airbnb to live in, work in, and discover Hong Kong. 

Thumb pkb 2013 20master 20slides.179

Made in Hong Kong

BY ROBERT SHARL
@ VOL 13 ON APR 20, 2016

Robert Sharl is helping spearhead Flatpack’s forays into Asia and his talk weaves together memories of films and toys with the times and places that produced them, in the hope of creating a loose map towards the next Flatpack Hong Kong.

Thumb press 20start 2019

Press Start to Begin: A World of Board Games

BY VINCE SIU
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

"Boardgames are as old as civilization itself."

In Press Start to Begin: A World of Board Games from PechaKucha Night Hong Kong Vol. 27Vincent Siu and Wes Mui share a bit about the history, development and social aspects of board games, and its new renaissance. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, August 30th, 2016. 

Thumb 6 simon 20hui.010

My Favorite City :  Vertical city - Hong Kong

BY SIMON HUI
@ ACA 18 TOKYO DESIGN TALK, POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON SEP 11, 2018

Simon Hui, an architect and architectural writer, talks about 'vertical city Hong Kong' by introducing two shopping center projecs.