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Exhibition "Design Ah!" Channel

PechaKucha teamed up with 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT as part of the "Design Ah!" exhibition to produce two special events on March 23rd. One for kids, where they made and presented their 20x20s in an open workshop. The other for 'grown-ups' was part of Roppongi Art Night, and featured an inspiring lineup of design talent.


Miami @ Miami Beach Convention Center
Dec 03, 2009


Ústí nad Labem @ Galerie Emila Filly
Jun 19, 2012


Genève @ Salle Dialogai
Nov 20, 2013

Miami @ Interactice Art Fair - Downtown Miami


Makassar @ Trans Studio Mall
Nov 29, 2014


Seattle @ Cornish Playhouse at Seattle Center
Jan 29, 2015


Memphis, TN @ Crosstown Arts
Feb 25, 2016


Ufa @ MIRAS art gallery
May 12, 2016


Brisbane @ Turbine Platform, Brisbane Powerhouse
Dec 05, 2018

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From the Middle of Nowhere

@ VOL 54 ON JUL 30, 2008

Hermann is one the recent graduates from the Royal College of Art in London to watch. Awesome projects.

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My final college project

@ VOL 74 ON JUN 30, 2010

Hiroto Ota is a recent graduate of the architectural course at Musashino Art University, and in this presentation, he talks about his final graduation project.

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What is the Spotswood Society?

@ VOL 10 ON SEP 20, 2014

When you're the steward of the oldest college building in the country and three of the oldest buildings on an historic campus, you get to hang onto a really cool set of old keys. You also get to work with amazing people along with some other various perks. So check out this presentation by Kimberly Renner on the Spotswood Society at the College of William and Mary.

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Glass and Ceramics Come to Life

@ VOL 31 ON AUG 26, 2015

Louise Irvine, Executive Director of the Wiener Museum of Decorative Arts (WMODA), talks about the new museum in the heart of Dania Beach, Florida. The museum's Staffordshire collection includes Wedgwood, Royal Doulton, Moorcroft and tells the artisan's stories of George Tinworth, Daisy Makeig-Jones and the Martin Brothers who brought the British ceramics to life.  Dale Chihuly and Ardmore Ceramic Art are also well represented at the musuem.

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My Favourite Things about No Longer Giving a F***

@ VOL 25 ON MAY 03, 2016

Playwright Richard Walls thought he had his career made for him when he landed a prestigious Royal Court commission, but things didn't quite go to plan. In this entertaining talk, he explains how accepting responsibility for the resulting failure liberated him, and how adopting a philosophy of no longer giving a f*** about his work actually helped him to follow his heart and become the writer he was always meant to be!

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An Ode to the 13 RRC Grads

@ VOL 30 ON MAY 11, 2017

In this presentation, Tabatha Ptashnik reveals who is the best designer in the newly graduated class from Red River College.

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College Radio: Alive and Kickin'

@ VOL 23 ON MAY 11, 2017

Julianna Tullos gives an in-depth look at Knoxville's only terrestrial college radio station, WUTK, and discusses that not all radio is created equal. While working at the University of Tennessee college radio station, WUTK, in college in 2005, Julianna grew to appreciate the eclectic environment of radio, and odd-balls that fill it. Over a decade later, college radio is still just as relevent and important, providing a creative outlet, promoting community awareness, and providing a platform of expression for students and Knoxvillians.

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World Apart

@ VOL 2 ON MAY 24, 2017

Andy Noble is in his final year of a BA Hons Visual Communiction course at the University College Isle of Man.  The entrepreneurial stand to the course where students are encouraged to collaborate and form links with industry. His trans media work has culminated into some great projects and opportunities for Andy.

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Keird Collective

@ VOL 3 ON MAY 16, 2018

Keird is Manx for Craft. Liked minded creatives Alice, Quinn, Kim, Grainne, Jenny and Amy came together to form the collective combining their unique skill sets running pop up shops and workshops. The support they give each other shows how this can build friendships and confidence.   Both Alice and Quinn were former students of University College Isle of Man (formerly Isle of Man College) on the Art Foundation and Extended Diploma in Art & Design courses.  

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Cultural Conduit Design

@ VOL 160 ON OCT 19, 2018

British designer, and Royal College of Art Alumni, Bethan Laura Wood will capture our imaginations with an exploration of some of the award-winning designs that have emerged from her multidisciplinary practice. Her work, characterized by material investigation, artisan collaboration, and a brilliantly colourful passion for detail investigates the relationships we make with objects in our everyday lives, and questions how they can become cultural conduits.

Bethan Laura Woodはイギリスのデザイナーにして、名門Royal College of Artの卒業生。豊富な経験を活かして生み出された素晴らしいデザインは、これまでに数多くの賞を受賞してきた。彼女の作品には、絶え間ない素材の研究、職人さんとの協力、色彩への繊細な心遣いが反映されている。彼女のプレゼンテーションは、私たちと日常の小物との関わり、そして文化への関わりのヒントを教えてくれるかもしれない。


Hermann Trebsche

We kick off this week's lineup of presentations with a look at some of the projects from recent Royal College of Art graduate Hermann Trebsche. The presentation is from PechaKucha Night in Tokyo Vol. 54.

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Art in Japan After 3/11

Art is Powerful or Powerless? That's one of the questions that Tokyo Art Beat's Tomomi Sasaki and Xin Tahara try to answer in this presentation that looks at the Japanese art scene post 3/11. It was recorded at the last month's PechaKucha Night in Tokyo Vol. 83.

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The Debut of PKN Bermuda

As this piece in The Royal Gazette reveals, this week mark's the start of a brand new PKN series in Bermuda! Six minutes — the time it takes to fill the gas in your car or get through a bowl of cereal — doesn’t seem like much time to get your best ideas across. But a variety of visual artists and creative thinkers will be doing just that at Bermuda’s second PechaKucha Night tomorrow at the Chewstick Lounge on Court Street.

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Taking Art Back

Many people think there is special knowledge required just to enjoy art. Are they right? Yinka! focuses on inherent inaccessibility of art to the common man and how this trend is changing. Despite advancements in and best efforts of society, governments, educators, etc., there is still a widely held perception that it is something reserved for the rich and privileged. In “Taking Art Back” from PKN Markham Vol. 3, you’ll see: change is a-coming!

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Time-Based Art

Who wins when chess pieces made of ice melt? Justin Charles Hoover is a Chinese-Russian-American working on time-based art. In “Time-Based Art” from PKN Santa Cruz, CA Vol. 8 he speaks about how he always wanted to be a stunt-double but settled for Kung Fu master. He shares a few of his fascinating projects and talks about why he loves performance art.

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The Creative Evolution of the Coloring Book Lady

"If anybody would ask me what I wanted to be when I grew up I would say 'I want to go to the Royal College of Art in Kensington Gore.' I had no idea where Kensington Gore was. I didn't care where it was, I just wanted to go there. I had a book about from the Royal College of Art and I loved the people in it, and I wanted to be one of those people." In The Creative Evolution of the Coloring Book Lady from PechaKucha Night Bexhill-on-Sea Vol. 1, Mel Elliott takes us on a journey from her childhood dream to attend The Royal College of Art, to an early project for an advertising agency, to self publishing a Kate Moss colouring books and beyond. She continues to grow her business "I Love Mel" and practice, developing a range of products including temporary tattoos, t-shirts and card games.

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400 Seconds of Art

“It is said that one of the biggest forms of intimidation for a painter is an empty canvas” In 400 Seconds of Art from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 10th volume, speaker Sandy Saad discusses her relationship with art. A lover of all things art – she enjoys experiencing and sharing with others the many ways art inspires her. From abstraction to mark making, she shares about how we engage with art and learn from it.

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Art Healing Hearts

"Is amazing how the subconscious can be echoed through art." In Art Healing Hearts from PechaKucha Forster Vol.4, Tanayah Tooze shared her amazing journey of healing through art. She made artworks for cover band, mural, fundraising and how she helps the disadvantaged children of Vietnam with her talents and genuine heart.  

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PechaKucha Royal

The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall began the Royal tour in Oman with an introduction to PechaKucha Muscat Organizer Sara Fida. Their visit's aim is to promote the U.K.'s partnerships in the region in key areas such as supporting women in leadership and creating youth opportunities. We trust Sara will be an invaluable asset to their Royal Highnesses's efforts. Way to go Sara! 

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Barn Quilts : Art in the Community

"We want our project to be more than pretty. We want to be a positive addition to the community." Barn Quilts: Art in the Community from Accident Vol. 3, Cheryl DeBerry discusses the Barn Quilt project which started in Ohio and has 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.