This could be the biggest ever PechaKucha Night held to date in Chicago - we can fit 2000 people into the Museum! Let's do it! The amazing friendly confines of Griffin Court will be the latest architecturally significant PechaKucha Night Chicago venue. Yes, there will be beer and other libations. Yes, you can heckle. Just don't touch the art. * Admission to this event is free with museum entry (so anyone with a museum membership is in!)
Chicago’s Volume at the Art Institute of Chicago features 6 minutes and 40 seconds each of creative and passionate minds from the world of architecture, journalism, design, art, education and preservation including musician Jon Langford, curator/architect team Karen Kice with Studio Gang, photographer Doug Fogelson, Mekon Sally Timms, attorney Troy Klyber, inventorand object designer Steven Haulenbeek, artist Jason Lazarus and visualizer Thorsten Bösch. Architect and PechaKucha Chicago originator Peter Exley will emcee.
PechaKucha Night Chicago Volume Art Institute of Chicagofor one night only in Griffin Court at theArt Institute of Chicago’s Modern Wing on Thurday August 16th. Admission is free with museum admission.
Now a staple on the Chicago creative calendar, PechaKucha Night’s official home is Martyrs’ club at 3855 North Lincoln Avenue, where it will return on September 4th for Volume 23.