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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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Sharing Culture in the New Millenia: Design Practices

BY JORGE BENEITEZ
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Jorge Beneitez, Co-Founder & Managing Director of Enzyme, shares how making use of BIM tool can help designers share their knowledge with other team members and maximize the performance of the design. 

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A Sustainable Mindset: How to Make it Waste-free?

BY AIGUL SAFIULLINA
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Aigul Safiullina, a certified Climate Reality Leader and co-founder of Zero Waste Life, shares her idea of how people can reconnect back to the Earth and protect the nature in a sustainable way bey clearing up their own minds. 

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Interconnecting People

BY SARAH MUI
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Sarah Mui, Design Director and Co-founder of One Bite Design Stuidio, shares her experience in co-creating places with people and how that experience helps shaping her ideal in designing architecture for connecting people in society. 

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Innovating through Play

BY VINCE SIU
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Vince Siu, founder of Press Start Hong Kong, shares his views on how some popular board games hinder peoples' interactions and how a well-designed game can inspire innovative mind and educate children in playful ways.

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3D Printed Shoes

BY PHILIPPE HOLTHUIZEN
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Philippe Holthuizen, founder of Fused Footwear, showcases the working process of designing and producing his 3-d printed shoes and the difficulties he has gone through. 

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Two Tales with Nature

BY KAI WANG
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Kai Wang, Design Principal of Just Open Architecture, shares the design ideology of two architecture projects which emphasize the relationship between human and nature.

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Let's Codesign Your Life!

BY YANKI LEE
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Yanki  Lee, founder of Enable Foundation, shares her experience as a designer who codesign and cocreate with people in society. She uses some working examples to show how her design ideology can help alleviating the ageing problem in Hong Kong.

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Photography

BY WESLEY HEUNG
@ VOL 28 ON MAR 01, 2019

Wesley Heung, professional photographer based in Hong Kong, shares how he expresses his perception and emotion for different objects, landscapes and spaces through a series of abstract composition and his artisitic lens. 

 

HONG KONG Blog

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.