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Me Dê Um Conselho (Give Me Advice)
BY DANIEL MOTTA
@ VOL 5
ON AUG 19, 2010
What Sculpture Gives to Me, What I Hope Sculpture Can Give to Everyone
BY BILL MCGRATH
@ VOL 3
ON MAY 12, 2016
Contemplating retirement after successive careers as an attorney then city administrator in his hometown of Batavia, Illinois, Bill McGrath has begun pursuing his love for art, specifically working in metal sculpture. Sculpture, like any artistic endeavor, presents the opportunity to express oneself to others, but also requires some emotional distance to remain true to one’s visions. He also shows how public art, sculpture in particular, can add to a community’s sense of place by speaking to values, history, and universal experiences, such as fear.
Manhattan Project 2.0, or One Thing Donald Trump Taught Me About Architecture
BY MARK STANLEY
@ VOL 19
ON MAY 12, 2016
In this presentation, Mark Stanley uses Donald Trump as an avatar for exploring other contingencies for architecture in the 21st Century. Though the lens of two of his favorite architectures, One Wilshire Tower and The Large Hadron Collider, he projects his future speculative design work onto Oak Ridge National Lab.
Give Change a Hug
This new globalised and connected world means that not only ideas and people can move around but also business. The same way that a tourist needs to understand foreign cultures, business also needs to adapt. How can a foreign brand be revamped with local tastes?
Jing Jay Xie will show how passion, expertise and a positive approach are needed in the carry-on luggage of a globally-connected entrepreneur.
Me + Christchurch
BY VERONIKA HEGEDUS-GASPAR
@ VOL 30
ON MAR 15, 2017
Local artist and photographer, Veronika Hegedus-Gaspar, started her recent art project, Me+Christchurch, as a way to promote her photography business but soon realised it was a powerful way to help locals to reflect on their experiences in post-earthquake Christchurch. After interviewing over 200 strangers, she was able to help people understand their sense of place.
Economía Naranja: ¿Por qué mi abuelo no me entiende?
BY OTTO BALLABEN - ARANEO
@ VOL 8
ON FEB 22, 2018
El venezolano, Otto Ballaben, nos cuenta cómo funciona la economía naranja, y cómo la ha utilizado para crear grandes proyectos en Venezuela. Nos explica, como la cultura, utilizada de la mejor manera, puede generar ingresos más grandes de lo que pensamos.
Give Me Liberty AND Give Me Loans!
BY BETSY GOLDEN KELLEM
@ VOL 3
ON NOV 11, 2018
The Bonds of Liberty: Betsy Golden Kellem shares how a cultural phenonoma was created with amazing posters (often created by well-known artists) that promoted liberty bonds to support World War I efforts! Over 15 billion dollars was raised and Aetna helped make it possible for ordinary citizens to purchase the bonds.
A Global Family: What the working for the Olympics Meant to Me
BY CARLY FRYER
@ VOL 21
ON NOV 17, 2018
For our speaker, Carly Fryer, it all started with the 1993 Disney movie Cool Runnings. She goes on to give us a behind-the-scenes look at what working for the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2010 and 2012 was like, including special guests and royalty.