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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!

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Life is an Improvisation Game

BY KAY ROSS
IN HONG KONG

In the modern society, life can be chaotic... KAY ROSS as the Improv Performer shares her experience, and explains how improvisation can apply to professional settings, disaster responses, and even our everyday lives.

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From Formal Urbanism to Informed Spatial Practice

BY JASON HILGEFORT
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

JASON HILGEFORT from Land+Civilization Compositions shares his view on how informal and small scale infrastructures can work with local initiatives to improve and shape our cities and rural communities. 

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Hong Kong, Year 3000

BY CESAR HARADA
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

CESAR JUNG-HARADA from Makerbay brings the audience to an imaginative yet foreseeable future of Hong Kong in year 3000 and show how every person's action could eventually affect and change the whole world. 

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The Power of Financial Education: Nyoman's Story

BY TYNNA MENDOZA
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

TYNNA MENDOZA from Enrich Hong Kong through the case of an Indonesian domestic helper in Hong Kong show how financial education can bring a positive impact to the domestic helper community.

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Landscape and Memory

BY PHILIP FUNG
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

PHILIP FUNG from Else Design shares his view on how architectures bridge the boundary between human and nature through his recent architectural projects.

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From using to making

BY PETER PANG
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

PETER PANG from Ensign of Base, shares his journey from serving in the British Army to making military toys which preserve history and memory in a special form of craftsmanship. 

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Same Same But Different

BY MARIA WONG
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

MARIA WONG from HKWalls shares her view of the importance of play in life how people influence and inspire each other by experiencing together. 

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Make to invent - you can do it too

BY MARIA LI LOK YEE
@ VOL 29 ON MAY 31, 2019

MARIA LI from Makerbay shares her experience of inventing and producing things with her own hands and how to achieve more by staying out of comfort zone. 

 

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PKN Poster Spotlight: Hong Kong


What kind of presenter are you, a jazzy saxophone, a beautiful bird? This surely looks like an energetic and fascinating get together for this week's PKN Poster Spotlight for Hong Kong. There’s no telling what kind of amazing ideas can arise when a giraffe and a stereo come together. Find out at Pechakucha Night Hong Kong Vol. 28!


For more great posters take a look at our Instagram and Tumblr!

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About the City's Organizers

  • Peter Boelsterli

    Peter is an Architect and Author of a wide range of Initiatives in the context of Arts, Design & Social Transformation. He was born in Switzerland, got his MA Degree in Architecture at ETH Zurich and started his own Practice in Bern where he later was appointed as a Professor for Architectural Design and Dean of the Faculty of Architecture. There he initiated the very first Pecha Kucha Night outside of Japan. After more than a decade of intense collaborations in China he moved 2011 to Asia. First living in Beijing and in the last three years in Hong Kong, where he founded Bootes Cultural Cooperatives; a practice that combines initiatives in Arts & Design, Research & Education. In Shenzhen he initiated the development of a new International School of Design, expected to start its operation in 2020.

  • Bootes Limited

    Boötes is a multidisciplinary think-tank that connects initiatives to deliver a diverse array of design, architectural, cultural and educational solutions.