NEW YORK Search Results: “creations”
NEW YORK PRESENTATIONS
No Frustration, Just Creation
BY MATT TYSON
@ VOL 14
ON OCT 03, 2013
Matt Tyson, co-founder of EcoSystems in New York, explains the concept behind the Snug-it, a tool that makes assembling furniture more efficient. The unique and innovative design allows for rearrangement and recreation based on personal needs, and encourages reative thinking.
"Presentation of the Day" on August 6, 2014.
Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm
BY MARIA AIOLOVA
@ NEW YORK BUILD
ON MAR 16, 2017
"Eating bugs is good for you, good for the planet, and good for the future!"
In "Cricket Shelter: A Modular Insect Farm" from PechaKucha Night New York Vol. 18, architect Maria Aiolova discusses her obsession with cricket farming. Her firm, Terreform ONE, built a sustainable insect shelter on site to conduct extensive research on crickets - studying their growth, social development, and reproductive habits...before harvesting the adults and turning them into tasty treats!
Maria is an architect, educator, designer, and community builder in New York City. She is an innovator in ecological design, smart cities, sustainable urban infrastructure, water, transportation, and waste. Maria is a leader in interdisciplinary education focused on future cities.
SITEWIDE Search Results: “creations”
Studio 34: Yoga | Healing | Arts
Apr 17, 2010
Bord de l’eau
Mar 27, 2012
George W. Neilson Convention Center (GATE 4: The Sanford Center)
Jun 27, 2013
Gheens Foundation Lodge @ Parklands at Floyds Fork
Apr 30, 2013
Es Teler77 Resto
Feb 27, 2013
The Tin Music & Arts, Canal Basin Vaults
Jun 11, 2013
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Sadler's Wells Theatre and Lilian Baylis Studio
Oct 30, 2014
Bandar Seri Begawan
The Energy Kitchen
Feb 07, 2015
Hôtel de Ville de Paris
Jan 30, 2015
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
Apr 12, 2018
Of Nuts and Bolts
BY SIMEN AANERUD
@ VOL 28
ON DEC 05, 2013
Simen Aanerud's great passion in life is to make things, and he's fortunate enough to be able to do this every day. He also speaks very openly about his issues with social anxiety, compulsions, and how his uneasiness with the world feeds into his work. Simen says that this discomfort is one of the main driving forces of his work, and how it cultivates his imagination.
"Presentation of the Day" on February 11, 2014.
Welten fantastisch denken
BY ULRICH DREES
@ VOL 5
ON SEP 04, 2016
Ein dunkler Wald mag auf Manche bedrohlich wirken - für Ulrich Drees beflügelt er jedoch seit frühester Kindheit die Kreativität. Die Vorstellung von Fabelwesen und deren Erlebnissen in diesen unbekannten Gegenden brachte ihn zu seiner Passion, dem Pen-and-paper Rollenspielen.
In "Welten fantastisch denken" erzählt er von der Faszination selbst erdachter Welten und seinen Plänen sein eigenes fantastisches Universum zu schaffen.
The Cardboard Artist
BY CALDER GREENWOOD
@ VOL 150
ON SEP 27, 2017
"When you start to open up these household items that you kind of forget about, suddenly, you find these really cool parts you can recycle."
In The Cardboard Artist from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 150, Director, writer, production designer, props-maker, set builder, modelmaker, and VFX artist Calder Greenwood talks about his unique art pieces made mostly from recycled materials.
Calder lives in downtown Los Angeles with his guard dog, A1334462.
Frontløberne - Momentum going forward
BY STINE SKJØDT
@ VOL 35
ON NOV 21, 2017
Stine Skjødt recounts the cultural year 2017 from the perspective of Frontløberne. How did a bunch of people take on the massive task of redesigning a city space temporarily - and what made them undertake this job in the first place? And more importantly: How can we keep this momentum going forward?
You Can Bottle Your Dreams!
BY GAYE SOYKOK
@ VOL 17
ON NOV 09, 2017
Gaye Soykok had our audience with their eye peeled to the back of their heads trying to take in all of the amazing ideas Gaye was sharing with them.
Gaye told the audience about the House of Dadabit - a transdisciplinary collective who create and experience together the stories and dreams of now and the future.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
Eric Chan (aka Eepmon) is a Canadian designer now based in New York, and in this presentation, he shares the childhood creations he produced as a kid, and shows how they link up to and influenced the work he creates these days. It was recorded at PechaKucha Night in Tokyo Vol. 91.
Charting Sioux Falls Development, Creation Concepts of a Painter, and PKN Charleston Goes Outdoors
Presentations TJ Olson uses his presentation (from PKN Sioux Falls Vol. 1) to take us on a tour of the development of Sioux Falls, by way of Google Earth. This presentation (in Czech, from PKN Znojmo Vol. 1) by Paulina Ebringer covers various concepts used by the artist when preparing and painting portraits. Posters Today's additions to the Tumblr blog includes posters for PKN Charleston Vol. 15 (pictured above), PKN Las Palmas Vol. 8, and PKN Glasgow Vol. 11. That Charleston event was held last night, and we quickly started seeing photos all over Instagram of the outdoor PKN, with two examples pictured below (see larger versions here and here). Calendar Tonight (October 10) you can catch PKN Hawkes Bay Vol. 4 and PKN Auckland Vol. 31, while tomorrow takes the form of yet another big Thursday: PKN Salzburg Vol. 14, PKN Regensburg Vol. 10, PKN Augsburg Vol. 2, PKN Kosice Vol. 24, PKN Norrkoping Vol. 20, PKN Utrecht Vol. 5, PKN Omaha Vol. 16, and PKN Kyiv Vol. 9.
Re-creation: our vol 14
Another great Pecha Kucha event in Coventry last night. Thanks to everyone who played a part in making it so ace - and, for those who missed it, here it is in tweets as a storify.
Your Untitled Design
Still trying to figure out who you are and what you want from your life? In today's Presentation of the Day, "Your Untitled Design" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 77, designer Marcus Bird compares the not-yet-wholly defined self to a design not yet possessing a name. He discusses origins, sources of ingenuity, and the creations he's developed based on his travels, style, and Jamaican background.
A Life in the Making
Passing on the tools for creation to a new generation... In today's Presentation of the Day, "A Life in the Making" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 108, we hear from Carl Bass, who began building with erector sets from a very young age. This snowballed as he grew; he later moved on to making things out of wood. Now he's devoted his career to making tools that help people to develop creations of their own.
No Frustration, Just Creation
If you think assembling IKEA furniture is no sweat, you're ready for this amazing new tool: Matt Tyson, co-founder of EcoSystems in New York, explains the concept behind the Snug-it, a tool that makes assembling furniture more efficient. In "No Frustration, Just Creation" from PKN New York, Vol. 14 we see that the unique and innovative design allows for rearrangement and recreation based on personal needs, and encourages creative thinking.
No Strings on Me
"I didn't really want to do that, so I decided on a slightly different format." In No Strings on Me from Tokyo, Vol. 127, British-born and Tokyo-based product designer Duncan Shotton shares a handful of his highly imaginative and off-beat projects including Cloud Key Holder, Real Boy Push Pins, Rainbow Pencil, Pup-Up a Tree Shop, and others. No shortage of originality in Duncan's creations, ever clever and always inspiring a smile. Somebody definitely to keep your eyes upon!
Analog Creation in a Digital World
“What you use influences what you create. I say, take that into consideration, try putting down the macbook, pull out a notebook, and get your Hemingway on.” In Analog Creation in a Digital World from Pechakucha Night Salt Lake City Vol. 16, Tyson Call, who is a writer, photographer, and motorcycle rider, talks about his story. For Tyson, however, sitting down to write on a computer creates too many distractions. Receiving a typewriter as a gift opened up a whole new perspective on the creative process and created a connection to the inner workings of other great writers like Hemmingway, Steinbeck, and Hunter S. Thompson. In this presentation, Tyson, muses on analog creation in a digital world and asks, "What have you done with a piece of paper? Nothing!"
Introduction of Luke Wilson
Hi Wanaka and whole Pecha Kucha audience! Here is another special PKN presenter! Luke Wilson will share his passion with us on coming Friday at Rippon Hall. Luke Wilson is super unique with his metal creations and things that he is creating out of recycled materials. Luke has taken out the overall prize at the Wanaka Arts Society Labour Weekend Exibition for his sculpture titled Cutlery Kea. This one will be just rad. Stoked?PKN crew
Simple, Playful, and Interactive
"Can art be more than this? Is it merely self expression?" In Simple, Playful, and Interactive from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 141, Purin Phanichphant talks about his creations which are often simple, playful, and interactive. They combine his fun-loving Thai roots, his obsession with knobs, buttons, and screens, and his training as an interaction and industrial designer.This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Tuesday, January 24th, 2017.