Barnaby Bennet talks about the Festival of Transitional Architecture. This year's theme is: "city within a city". There will be presentations about an inner-city garden called the acropolis, a mobile cinema, and more.
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Street for Art
BY DAVID KAŠPAR
@ VOL 3
ON NOV 02, 2012
David Kašpar and Jiří Služenko talk about local culture as the theme of a festival, about becoming connected to the place where we live. Architectural intervention in the public space is the main feature of the festival "Street for Art," and it acts as the framework for other activities. (in Czech)
The Challenges of Mid-Rise Construction
BY ROLAND ROM COLTHOFF
@ VOL 26
ON SEP 27, 2013
Roland Rom Colthoff of RAW design explains the opportunities and challeges of new mid-rise construction in Toronto. Mid-rise construction is an investment by purchasers in not only a condo, but also a neighborhood. This affirmation of the importance of the street and urban environment as a place to live, shop, and work has led to the design of unusually shaped and unique interior environments and exceptionally generous outdoor spaces.
Luminate: Scotland's Creative Aging Festival
BY ANNE GALLACHER
@ VOL 29
ON OCT 11, 2016
Anne Gallacher is the Festival Director of Luminate, Scotland's creative aging festival. The festival brings together older people and those from across the generations to celebrate our creativity as we age, share stories of ageing and explore what growing older means to all of us. Gallacher explores some of the festival's events and the range of venues they occupy, from theatres, galleries and community halls to care homes and lunch clubs, as well as events online.
[Re-]: The 2018 Winnipeg Design Festival
BY MEIGHAN GIESBRECHT
@ VOL 35
ON SEP 06, 2018
Meighan Giesbrecht and Tia Watson, the Curators of the 2018 Winnipeg Design Festival, have organized this year's five-day celebration of all things design around the theme of "[RE-]". With this theme, they intend to give light to the opportunities of the many underused spaces in and around the City of Winnipeg and have the design community participate in filling in these areas with consciously-designed interventions. Learn more about the theme and the festival itself by taking a listen to this PechaKucha Night Winnipeg talk.
To learn more about the Winnipeg Design Festival, visit their website at http://www.winnipegdesignfestival.net/
Meighan and Tia's talk was recorded live at PechaKucha Night Winnipeg Vol. 35, on September 6, 2018, at the Park Theatre.
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