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We haven't scheduled our next PechaKucha Night yet, but in the meantime you can watch some presentations, look at our map to see if there are any scheduled PKNs in nearby cities, or have a look at the long list of upcoming events, to see if there's one you can attend!


Featured Presentation

Laura Dunton Clarke empathises with the multitude of women who, despite their abilities and achievements, have a persistent fear of being exposed as a ‘fraud', and advises on how to overcome the problem.

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Treatments: 17 Glass Plate Negatives

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

An accidental find in an antique shop captured Sophie Shaw's imagination and raised a multitude of questions that led her on a quest to uncover possible connections and narratives. "I have an open call for anyone who thinks they might have information about any of these slides ... anything form expert opinion to wild speculation".

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A wide blip

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

"We were told last year we had 12 years to avert climate catastrophe ... we're all facing this terror together". Climate activist Sarah Gomes Harris doesn't feel comfortable with too much shouting and admits sometimes turning up late to protests. Here she makes a quiet, careful consideration about individual approaches to make time and space and wider blips. "A shared sense of the necessity of nature is the most important thing we can create".

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The Artist and The Muse

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

"I didn't become an artist to do loads of talking. I have a distrust of words" - Req.

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Sustainable Fashion

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

"£140 million worth of clothing goes to landfill each year ... more than 300,000 tonnes of clothing goes to landfill in the UK every year. We need to change the throwaway culture we seem to be creating". Student Melissa Bratton describes work which earned her the Coastal Currents prize for innovative use of recycled materials in the 'Sustainable Me" inter-schools competition.

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Posters: Then, Now and Maybe Later

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

Artist and graphic designer Kristian Baughurst shares his love of posters from historical precedents and early inspirations to his own current work and ideas for future developments, exploiting digital innovations, since, as he says "people now consume information in such a different way".

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The late Bronze Age Collapse

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

"...myths have persisted, they continued on in human consciousness, they became the foundation of other great nations that would come out of that cataclysm". Amatuer archeologist Kay takes us on an incredible, colourful journey through the late bronze age collapse.

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Falling in love with opera at sixteen

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

Performing arts student Justin Greenland "thought opera was a bit over the top and a bit out of reach. I thought it was something that I wouldn't be able to do". That was before he met Bloom a local opera project. Here he acknowledges and thanks a range of people that are helping him to realise his dreams. 

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Sunsets from my musical travels

@ VOL 14 ON SEP 19, 2019

Joel White collects sunsets. They have helped him through stressful times and connect memories of travels gigging across the UK and beyond as his career as a musician grows.



Theatre Spaces

"I wanted to see what the already existed in the world as non-traditional but permanent performance space as inspiration for alternative space where drama can exist."
Theatre Spaces from PechaKucha Night Bexhill-on-Sea Vol. 7, Walter Hall shares his passion for performance, examining a plethora of theatre spaces throughout history and across the globe. He explains the evolution of theatre venues from the ancient Greeks to modern day Macau and how performance space can affect the plays occurring in them. 

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About the City's Organizers

  • Ashley McCormick

    Ashley is an artist, curator and educator committed to developing and delivering innovative, high quality, collaborative arts projects. She places the arts at the centre of community development and currently works as Head of Learning and Participation at The De La Warr Pavilion.This Grade One listed building in Bexhill on Sea, is widely recognised as one of the most iconic Modernist buildings in Britain and a leading centre for contemporary arts.

  • Grace Clements

    I love craft, upcycling, and my dog Albie!