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Katherine Cross

in Detroit, MI

Katherine Cross Design

PRESENTED ON SEP 29, 2017
IN DETROIT @ VOL 33

"Living in the moment is what gives me joy in life."

In Katherine Cross Design from PechaKucha Night Detriot Vol. 33Kathy Cross of Katherine Cross Designs shares her passion for art and design. Humble to her roots, she gives credit to both of her parents for her creative side as she navigated through life. It propelled her into the art world so deep that she spent almost 20 years studying it.

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Our Mind's Creativity

BY GIAN CARLO MARTINELLI
@ VOL 5 ON AUG 19, 2010

Gian Carlo Martinelli is the owner of Batuq an information design company that transforms complex content in clever, efficient and practical images. In his presentation, he explores the domains of the human mind; where does our creativity come from? How does it work? (in Portuguese)

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The creative power of onigiri

BY VIVIEN LEUNG
@ VOL 22 ON MAR 19, 2013

Vivien Leung, the organizer of PechaKucha Toronto, has been fascinated by the interaction of food, design, and culture. In this presentation, she looked at how onigiri, a very traditional Japanese staple food made primarily of rice, inspires creativity and cross-cultural experience.

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Cross-Cultural Design

BY SO+BA DESIGN
@ SWISS PECHAKUCHA NIGHT ON FEB 07, 2014

So+Ba, a design studio in Tokyo, has an understanding of cross-cultural communication and a strong sense of social and political ideals that they enjoy incorporating into their works. Listen as they talk about their past and present projects that they hope will inspire their surrounding community to think differently and encourage them to voice their opinions. 

"Presentation of the Day" on February 28, 2014.

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The Art of Design

BY DANIEL TITUS
@ VOL 3 ON SEP 20, 2013

Daniel Titus runs a website development and graphic design company, which helped him expand his own ideas on the importance of design. As he explains, good design tells the stories that words cannot, and art should reflect the complex, multifaceted nature of reality. 

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Daily Acts of Creativity​

BY AMANDA O'BRYAN
@ VOL 10 ON NOV 21, 2014

How small daily acts of creativity can spark ideas and keep the creative spirit alive. Amanda O'Bryan is a graphic designer and owner of design agency in Springwood. You can find her here:

http://www.creativequeenbees.com

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Cross Pollination of Design 2.0

BY WENDY W FOK
@ VOL 31 ON DEC 04, 2014

The endeavours of Wendy W Fok's research-based projects are dedicated to the creation of designs interlaced within the principals of procedural-based mathematics, logics, and material studies, within the field of architecture, digital media, and design. Her designs are substantiated through explorations between the cross-pollination of spatial installation arts and novel architectural innovations embedded within international urban cityscapes. This presentation for the IIDEX Canada 2014 explores the applied research and experimentation made through the spectrum of built and speculative work within the last five years.

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Making Jewels from Design and Art Waste

BY ALICE VISIN
@ VOL 9 ON NOV 18, 2015

Alice Visin is presenting her projects, transforming waste materials connected to art and design (from free-press newspapers to cashmere-distaff remains) into jewels.   

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Form Follows Fiction: How Story Drives Design

BY ALI ALSALEH
@ VOL 21 ON AUG 11, 2016

The creation of a bench through story.

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Creativity by Design

BY EVE WALDRON
@ VOL 22 ON SEP 18, 2019

Growing up in New York in a very creative family, Eve Waldron took all her influences and used them in a career where her design skills have a very practical as well as artistic purpose. From scultptures to office furniture, Eve's purpose is to use design to make life more interesting.