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Message in a Bottle

BY GEORGE BOORUJY
@ VOL 8 ON MAR 04, 2016

George Boorujy was born and bred in New Providence New Jersey, and now lives in Brooklyn, along with almost everyone else. He is represented by P.P.O.W. gallery in New York, and teaches at the School of Visual Arts. 

Check out George's project, New York Pelagic, here!

Read about the bottle that washed up on a beach in France here!

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “sandy hook”

Justin Hook
in Sydney
Dave Hook
in EDINBURGH
Heather Hook
Events and Social Media in Johannesburg
Aaron Hook
in APPIN
Karen Sandy
Manager, Car Accident Lawyer Seattle in Seattle
Santosa Sandy
Student, Ministry of Public Works and Housing, Indonesia in Leeds

PAST VOL 10

New York @ Shangri La Studio
Nov 30, 2010

PAST VOL 6

Lake Ridge @ Occoquan Town Hall
Jun 18, 2011

PAST VOL 2

Townsville
Feb 20, 2013

PAST PechaKucha Event

Powered by PechaKucha @ The Exchange
Jul 11, 2013

PAST VOL 20

Honolulu @ Honolulu Museum of Art School
Apr 18, 2014

PAST VOL 13

Bangor, ME @ Tantrum
Sep 05, 2014

PAST VOL 8

Dublin @ The Sugar Club
Jul 22, 2015

PAST PechaKucha Event

Powered by PechaKucha @ Temple University Japan
Nov 25, 2017

PAST VOL 32

Dayton @ Roesch Library, University of Dayton
Aug 17, 2017

PAST VOL 34

Kosice @ Kasarne
Dec 11, 2014

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Creating community conversations for climate change action

BY SANDY MCCATHIE
IN TOWNSVILLE

Sandy McCathie is a sustainability advisor, who finds peace in nature, adores her family, and has recently returned from Heron Island where she snorkelled with turtles and manta rays. Encouraging others, Sandy reminds people that Global Warming is real, and reminds us that the present deeply effects the future. Trying to bring the community of Townsville, the goal is to start using economical friendly technology and result in the global temperature to drop by 2050. 

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Fenced In

BY MANCHÁN MAGAN
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 22, 2015

 

Manchán Magan, writer and documentary-maker. shares his fascination with gates.

He writes occasionally for The Irish Times, reports weekly on travel for The Right Hook, and has presented dozens of documentaries on issues of world culture for TG4, RTÉ  & Travel Channel. He lives in his oak forest in a self-made hovel in the bogs of Ireland. www.manchan.com   

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Run, Hide, Fight

BY KATHERINE WALSH
@ VOL 15 ON NOV 05, 2015

Public shootings have become too common in the news today.  The threat of someone walking into a school with a gun is unpredictable.  The only way we, as the general population, can prevent more lives from being lost is to be educated on our three options for survival: Run, Hide, Fight.

Katherine Walsh is a sophomore at Madison West High School, and a proud member of the school’s Forensics (speech and debate) team.

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Making of the Music Bench

BY SABINE SABA
@ VOL 23 ON OCT 21, 2015

Sabine Saba and Sandy Lyen tell us about their collaboration on the Music Bench. Sabine focuses on the process of designing punctual interventions in the urban fabric of Beirut through the Urban Pins project, and Sandy tells us about her career in woodworking using discarded material.

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Personal Branding

BY HEATHER HOOK
@ VOL 13 ON MAR 23, 2016

Presenter Heather Hook discusses personal branding and increasing your self awareness through social media and marketing.

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The Home Team

BY ANDREA PETERSON
@ VOL 3 ON JUL 21, 2016

Andrea Peterson, artist, educator and home schooling mom, takes her inspiration and material for this PechaKucha from the family farm in LaPorte, IN where she and her husband John Hook and their two sons grow food, make art and live a sustainable life, mostly off the grid.

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The New Line

BY SANDY JONES
@ VOL 5 ON DEC 12, 2016

Sandy Jones shares her research whihc contributed to the design exhibition 'The New Line' - a selection of 1920's and 1930's commercial print on loan from the V&A Museum and private collections.

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Liquidating

BY SANDY MENDELSON
@ VOL 32 ON AUG 17, 2017

The first place to look for everything last thing!  Sandy Mendelson shares stories on the massive collection of the Mendelson Liquidation Outlet in downtown Dayton.

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The Mystery League

BY SANDOR WEISZ
@ VOL 39 ON SEP 06, 2016

Sandy Weisz, founder of the Mystery League,  is a purveyor of puzzle hunts.

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PKN Whangarei Vol. 3

As organizer Kara Dodson tells us, PechaKucha Night is rocking Whangarei, with lots of love coming from last week's audience at Vol. 3. We had about 250 at the last one, complete with 2 people signing all of the presentations for those of the deaf community who were in the room. I did a presentation this time too -- very exciting. We also included one off the main website too -- which was excellent of course -- we chose Gary Cheng's "Transformer Apartment." There are a few photos from the event in this Flickr photoset, and below is a rundown of all the participating presenters. Steve Haywood - Collaborations- My Journey Emily Kernot - Journalism: A Definition Thereof. Sandy-Lee Bell - Hong Kong Foodie Richard Dean - Marine Environment Redevelopment Cathy Tuato’o Ross - Constructing the Worlds’ Scenic Wonderland Jasmine Fuller - Life is a Special Occasion Gary Cheng - Transformer Apartment (off the PKN website) Dianne Stoppard - A Selection of Photos Karen Sidney - 'Giants' of NZ Film - (Merata, Barry and Don) Kara Dodson - The Art of Andrew Clemens Beverly Kaye - More than Meets the Eye Mr MD Tarry, the Noted Horse Fancier and Doyen of the Equine Arts - Thoughts and Sentiments on the Nature and Quality of Horses

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PechaKucha Night Townsville Volume 5

See you this evening (5.6.14) for PechaKucha Night Townsville's Volume 5 - the bar opens at 6:30pm and talks start at 7:30pm - venue: School of the Arts (188-210 Stanley Street).   We have a great line up, so come along submerge yourself in PechaKucha and the Volume 5 speakers: Bob Clayton - from image to realisation  Karrissa Chase - ceramic art Martin Gledhill - sea ports, stone and birds Sandy McCathie - conversations for climate change action Rike Wolf - food waste and the up-cycled FruitCycle Rebecca Ryan - Townsville Bicycle User Group  David Sewell - Citizens Against Mining Ben Lomond Keith Noble - North Australian Agriculture   We are looking forward to your continued support and seeing you soon, Tania, Keith and the PKNT team   E: pechakuchatownsville@gmail.com W: https://www.pechakucha.org/cities/townsville Venue: School of the Arts, 188-210 Stanley Street, Townsville City http://www.soatheatretownsville.com.au/contact-us-2/  

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PechaKucha Bermuda Vol 8

PechaKucha Bermuda is hosting its 8th Edition on Thursday, August 21st starting at 6pm at the Devonshire Recreation Club, with speakers set to include Nathan Kowalski, Alan Gordon, Larry Burchall, Dr. Bente Lundh, Ayo Johnson, Elisha Huttick, Jason Rhind, Najib Chantouf, and David Kendell. PechaKucha Nights were started in Japan and are a simple, effective and entertaining way of telling your story or idea. Each speaker shows 20 images to accompany their presentation, each image the speaker can only speak for 20 seconds. Since there is no pausing or going back, speakers have no choice but to keep to their allotted time. Following each presentation is a 3 minute 20 second question and answer session where the audience has the opportunity to ask the presenter questions. This edition will feature 8 presenters on topics ranging from medical marijuana to kite surfing. Past PechaKucha Bermuda venues have been BMDS, Vasco Da Gamma Club, Blue Waters Angler Club, Chewstick, Sandy’s Boat Club and BSOA. This is the first time the event will be held at Devonshire Recreational Club. Devonshire Recreational Club will have dinner and refreshments available for purchase for the event. There is no cover charge but donations will be accepted to support the Devonshire Recreational Club facilities. For further details please see the PechaKucha Bermuda Facebook page. The 8th edition of PechaKucha Bermuda is going to be very interesting. It is advised that the public arrive early as there are no reservations and it is first come first served. story: bernews.com

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Big Hair Don't Care

“While all my friend’s… hair would sway in the wind, my hair even defied the laws of physics. It would just stay absolutely still.” In Big Hair Don't Care from PechaKucha Night Markham’s 9th Volume, curly hair ambassador, chocolate-maker, and biathlon competitor Sandy Saad discusses what it's like to grow up with natural hair. Drawing from memories of her embarrassing hair phases, she tells the tale of how she came to accept her natural beauty.

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St. Joseph - Small Town, Big Heart

"The only way to shed light on ignorance and resentment is to talk about it."In St. Joseph - Small Town, Big Heart, from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 134, Lana Rappette, Assistant and Communications Lead for the Whirlpool Creatives Association reveals that St Joseph, MI is far more than just a sleepy summer tourist destination on the shore of Lake Michigan. Sure, St Joseph has its sandy beaches and an agricultural  industry fit for making apple pies, but it also has a thriving, respected and close knit arts community. One that is immune to city borders and has helped heal relationships and restore the beauty in the neighboring city of Benton Harbor. PechaKucha St Joseph was started just one year ago in early 2015. Now all people, everyday people, have a chance to share ideas and fun doing it! The city hopes to fuel a positive and creative culture through its PechaKucha platform.

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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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PK People: Boyne, Keith, and Tania

Boyne, Keith, and Tania (and pup, 'Tropical Charlie'): PechaKucha's Organizers in sunny Townsville, Queensland. Living as architects, working as farmers, studying as scholars, and creating as poets and artists, this laid back funky bunch stays well off the beaten path, and engaged everyday with beauty, fragility, and inspiration that Coral Sea and it's treasured Great Barrier Reef brings to their shores. Keeping their hands to the dirt, irons to the fire, and spirit to the winds, they bring intention to their unique PKNs in Townsville, focusing in on preservation, conservation, and living in harmony with the landscape, and it's inhabitants. And no PKN is complete without a committee (read: community)! Big shout out to Sandy McCathie, Yoshie Kenny, Kaz Hauser and Karen Metcalfe, and don't forget Dave Sewell, pizza cook extraordinaire! Thank you all for everything you do to bring the spirit of PechaKucha to Townsville!

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Pechakucha People: Vicki and Matt

The PechaKucha People spotlight circles back around on the city of San Antonio and it's fearless PKN organizer, Vicki Yuan who visited us at PechaKucha HQ last week in Tokyo with her other half, Matt Wallace, bearing a beautiful PechaKucha silk-screened poster back from their Vol. 13. THANK YOU, Vicki, for the rad poster and for being such a stellar and turned-on organizer. San Antonio is very lucky to have you! Hope your upcoming Vol. 28 is off the hook!