SITEWIDE Search Results: “tribes”
Stabilimento balneare Ausonia
Jul 15, 2007
Oct 04, 2008
PechaKucha Chicago/Chicago Tribune Photojournalism
House of Blues
Oct 28, 2013
PechaKucha 20x20 as part of Kick over the statues at HASSELL
Mar 02, 2017
SPIRIT DE MILAN
Jul 06, 2017
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.
BY EMMA LINFORD
@ VOL 3
ON FEB 02, 2016
"They are a very resilient tribe and I think they have the courage to survive in style."
In Polar Musings from PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol. 3, Speaker Emma Linford takes us on a journey into the frozen north of Canada, where she meets reindeer, indigenous tribes, and icy conditions so cold it freezes your skin in 30 seconds.
Not The Only Loner
BY ZARA WOOD A.K.A WOODY
@ VOL 25
ON OCT 12, 2016
Artist, curator, lecturer and PechaKucha Brighton producer, Zara Wood (better known as Woody) confesses she's a "bit of loner. But a loner who enjoys bringing people together." An honest reflection on togetherness in today's world.
Japan and the Temporal Craftsmen
BY NICHOLAS COFFEE
@ VOL 17
ON MAR 09, 2017
Nicholas Coffee takes us through history of temporal craftsmen with examples of temples and shrines across Japan. His study was made possible by the Georgia Trust Foundation.
Nicholas is a LEED AP Architectural Designer at FXFOWLE working on a range of projects in NYC from urban design to interior design. Previously he worked at Bjarke Ingels Group on a variety of projects including the Hot to Cold exhibition and publication. He holds a Masters of Architecture from the Georgia Institute of Technology and a Bachelors of Environmental Design from the University of Colorado at Boulder (his hometown.)
From Barrel to Bottle
BY WILL DRUCKER
@ VOL 17
ON MAR 09, 2017
Will Drucker is a sustainability practitioner and whiskey lover. At PechaKucha Night NYC, Will takes us through the history and process of whiskey making - from the tree to the bottle!
Will is devoted to building businesses that support the circular economy. Will hails from the cities and farms of the Midwest. College took him to Vermont where he studied neuroscience and deepened his love for the natural world. Will can't resist music, birds, biking, good food and adventure.
Why Forests Matter
"This is the Black-throated Green Warbler. I know how to do the birdcall for this, but I'll do it afterwards, I promise."
In Why Forests Matter from PechaKucha Buffalo Vol. 19, Deputy Executive Director of the Nature Conservancy of Central & Western New York, Jim Howe, explains the three-part mission of organization: to protect land and water (120 million acres around the world, including 100,000 acres in Western and Central New York), to transform policy and practice for sustainability and to inspire people to connect with nature. Why do forests matter? Howe leads us on a tour of protected forest lands that provide imporved healthed and mental outlook, as well as critical habitats for wildlife. And Howe's Black-throated Green Warbler call was a show stopper!
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
PKN Trieste Vol. 2
Not only is it interesting to see the kinds of crowds that show up at PechaKucha Night, it's also interesting to see the stage setup that presenters are given as well as the venue. Included in this post are a few photos taken at PKN Vol. 2 in Trieste, held in October of last year at the Mercato Ortofrutticolo (Wholesale Fruit and Vegetable Market).
PechaKucha in the Chicago Tribune
A nice piece on PechaKucha was published in yesterday's Chicago Tribune, and can be read online here -- big thanks to PKN Chicago organizer Peter Exley for the heads-up. We sure love this way of describing the events: "a poetry slam of ideas."
Journey into Eldership
The communal lifestyle and ritual of the Cree aboriginal tribes played a key role in the lives of the two presenters of today's edition of Presentation of the Day (from PKN Edmonton Vol. 15). We hear from Elder Gilman Cardinal and Tashina Makokis, two members of the Cree tribe, separated by a generation. Gilman speaks of his childhood with the tribe, his adulthood outside of it, and his return through eldership. Tashina speaks on the importance of perpetuating the Cree's cultural memory. She discusses her role in bringing together the youth and elders of her community in an effort to preserve cultural traditions.
PechaKucha x Chicago Tribune
PechaKucha teamed up with the Chicago Tribune earlier this week for a fantastic event at the House of Blues in Chicago, where the newspaper's photojournalists shared what it's like to do what they do using the PechaKucha format. Check out the official event page to see more photos from the event. Pictured, PKN Chicago organizer Peter Exley on stage, facing the crowd.
Trials and Tribulations of Inflatable Suits
"One of the side-effects of inflatable suits is children running after you." In Trials and Tribulations of Inflatable Suits from Cleveland Vol. 25, Jimmy Parks II shares some of the hilarity that accompanies "Inflatable Suitable Performance." Parks makes enormous inflatable costumes which he travels the world over with, exhibits them in guerrilla fashion, much to the publics dismay and wonder, occasionally having to beg for forgiveness from various authorities. Come and enjoy this offbeat presentation!
“When they’re migrating, the men have to round up between 2-3k of the castrated males and select which reindeer they want as the chosen few to pull the sleigh. Each family, they note their reindeer individually; by the markings on their skin.” In Polar Musings from PechaKucha Night Cambridge’s 3rd volume Speaker Emma Linford takes us on a journey into the frozen north of Canada, where she meets reindeer, indigenous tribes and icy conditions so cold it freezes your skin in 30 seconds.
Special PechaKucha at HASSELL Studio
Kick over the statues is a photographic exhibition by renowned UK photographer, Ewen Spencer, which explores the existence of youth tribes and subcultures in the UK. Photographed along the route of the 2016 Notting Hill Carnival in London, and in urban locations in Liverpool, the exhibition portrays a stark vision of today’s youth. It recalls the history of British subcultures, while shining a light on its very contemporary incarnations. This special Powered by PechaKucha Night will be hosted at the awesome and funky home of the exhibition - HASSELL Studio in Shoreditch. A diverse panel including Ewen Spencer and HASSELL designers will put their creativity to the test and present 20 images for 20 seconds each on a wide variety of topics. The night will include complimentary beers thanks to our friends at Becks (some wine and cider on offer!) Come for 6.30pm (for beers!) and PechaKucha's begin at 7pm. Register for your FREE ticket here - https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/pecha-kucha-20x20-as-part-of-kick-over-the-statues-at-hassell-tickets-32087259858?aff=es2 -- PechaKucha London