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01 MAR

NEXT EVENT VOL 28

PechaKucha Night Hong Kong returns this year, featuring speakers from a wide range of backgrounds including design thinking, photography, design, architecture, and more. Join us on March 1st and be inspired.

The current speaker line-up includes (more to be announced)
Wesley Heung – Photographer
Jason Hilgefort – Land+Civilization Compositions
Dr. Yanki Lee – Enable Foundation
Vince Siu – Press Start Hong Kong
Kai Wang - Just Open Architecture
Sarah Mui – One Bite Design Studio
Jorge Beneitez – enzyme

 

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Questions or concerns? Please reach out to us at 852 2979 0898 or e-mail pechakucha@bootes.cc.

PechaKucha Night is organised in Hong Kong by Boötes. Special thanks to our sponsors Fabcafe MTRL, Mother of Pizzas, and Carlsberg.

PechaKucha Night香港回來了,本次活動集結來自不同背景的人士來到場分享有關設計思維、攝影、設計、建築等題目。


演講嘉賓名單 (更多講者有待公佈):
Wesley Heung – Photographer
Jason Hilgefort – Land+Civilization Compositions
Dr. Yanki Lee – Enable Foundation
Vince Siu – Press Start Hong Kong
Kai Wang - Just Open Architecture
Sarah Mui – One Bite Design Studio
Jorge Beneitez – enzyme

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如有任何問題或查詢,請致電852 2979 0898或電郵至pechakucha@bootes.cc。

PechaKucha香港之夜由Boötes舉辦,特別鳴謝我們的贊助Fabcafe MTRLMother of PizzasCarlsberg

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From Lobotomy to Osmosis

BY GILLES VANDERSTOCKEN
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Gilles Vanderstocken shares a post-rationalisation of 7 recents projects, identifying the obsessions of his studio and using it as a starting point for future practise.

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Press Start to Begin: A World of Board Games

BY VINCE SIU
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

"Boardgames are as old as civilization itself."

In Press Start to Begin: A World of Board Games from PechaKucha Night Hong Kong Vol. 27Vincent Siu and Wes Mui share a bit about the history, development and social aspects of board games, and its new renaissance. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, August 30th, 2016. 

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852 Freedom Campaign: an Anti-Slavery Movement

BY ELVY CHANG
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Elvy Chang, Jasmine Chiu and Zino Chan present 852 Freedom Campaign, consisting of Hong Kong-based volunteers from all walks of life who use their talents to raise awareness of human trafficking, one of the most vile forms of organized crime.

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Empowering Women Through Photography

BY STEPHANIE TENG
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Stephanie Teng talks about her involvement with Lensational, a non-profit organisation whose mission is to empower women through photography by recycling and redistributing used cameras to women in developing countries, and teaching the basics of equipment and composition.

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Fashioning Culture


BY SHARON DE LYSTER
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Sharon de Lyster discusses the cost of fast fashion on society versus the value of handmade textiles which carry stories of cultural identity providing ethical production, economic empowerment and preserving heritage craft.

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Photographing the Umbrella Revolution

BY AARON ANFINSON
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Aaron Anfinson shares his experience of photographing the Umbrella Revolution as it unfolded over nearly 3 months in the autumn of 2015 in Hong Kong. What began as a series of peaceful sit-in street protests - against the proposed reforms to the Hong Kong electoral system and the pre-screening of candidates for the Chief Executive election in 2017 - escalated to include more than 100,000 protesters occupying key areas in Admiralty, Causeway Bay and Mong Kok punctuated by violent clashes between students, triads and riot gear clad police armed with batons and tear gas. Anfinson's beat poetry inflected voice sets the scene for his intense emotional images. 

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From Architecture to Inclr: A Graphical Data System

BY KEN CHAN
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Ken Chan discusses his move from architecture to coding and the development of INCLR, a digital mind mapping app or "customisable visual organiser for your data." 

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The Story Behind the Orochen Forest Family

BY HAYLEY HO
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 25, 2016

Hayley Ho shares the story behind her handcrafted wooden toy puzzle which was designed to raise awareness of the Orochen ethnic group in China, and to encourage children to play creatively in the setting of nature.

 
 

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.