Young artist Valeria Giraldo started adding words to images in an attempt to change their meaning, and lately she's become interested in the shape of the words themselves through calligraphy. She also draw our beautiful PechaKucha Night Bogota vol.13 poster.
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BY HENGTEE LIM
@ VOL 137
ON JUN 29, 2016
"Words are really powerful, and if we’re going to use them to express the people we are and the feelings that we have, let’s make them count!"
In Magic Words from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 137, Hengtee Lim looks at how words inspire new ideas, create a shared experience, and foster understanding. Lim argues that there's a power in words and the way we use them to express ourselves and tell stories.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Friday, July 22nd, 2016.
Pictures & Words
BY BENJAMIN PHILLIPS
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 27, 2016
"There's this constant conflict between words and imagery and finding the right balance between them..."
In Pictures & Words at PechaKucha Night Bexhill-on-Sea Vol.4, Benjamin Phillips presents his offbeat yet amusing drawings accompanied by self inscribed poems to express his peculiar world of art and poetry.
Mahatat for Contemporary Art
BY HEBA ELCHEIK
@ VOL 29
ON OCT 11, 2016
Heba ElCheik believes in democratisation of the arts, and as such has worked to decentralise and make them available to everyone through art in public spaces and community art projects. In this talk, ElCheik discusses the Mahatat for contemporary art, a social and cultural enterprise she co-founded in Cairo.
How the Words Have Defined the Image
BY DANIEL VOTH
@ VOL 33
ON FEB 22, 2018
Daniel Voth, a passionate indie game developer and advocate who has been working and volunteering in the community since 2014, takes the audience to task on how we interpret art work and get invovled. Quoting John Berger, from the Ways of Seeing, "It’s hard to find exactly how the words have defined the image, but they have."
Why Contemporary Art Is Important, and How to Understand It
BY KAI DENNETT
IN PORTSMOUTH NH
Kai Dennett explaines how to interpret contemporary art using three questions. Very informative and amusing.