Emily Herr has been painting murals for several years now, but has a problem. When your canvas is in a different location than your studio with all your supplies you spend more between the two than making art. Enter the Giant Metal Baby, a delivery truck that Emily is converting to her mobile studio with the usual trial and error of any first-time project.
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The Inflatable Concert Hall
BY YUSUKE KOMATA
@ VOL 107
ON OCT 30, 2013
Yusuke Komata and his team designed a mobile concert hall. It is a giant balloon that can fit inside of and run from a single truck. Here he outlines how it was designed, how it works, what things it can do, and how it has been used so far. (in Japanese with Engish subtitles)
"Presentation of the Day" on December 4, 2013.
"'Robo-Origami' is a giant robotic origami installation created with robust robotic technology installed within giant origami sculpture."
In Giant Origami from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 21, the Japanese artist Coco Sato, now based in Brighton England, shares her inspirational story of travels, learning new skills and giant interactive origami!
This was "Presentation of the Day" on June 24th, 2017.
What can we learn from M-pesa: The global leader in mobile money
BY WANJIKU GITHEGI
@ VOL 33
ON MAY 22, 2017
How can technology empower people? Wanjiku Githegi believes that financial sector development and financial inclusion can empower individuals. She talks about M-pesa in Kenya, which empowers each Kenyan irrespective of social class, gender or educational background.
BY KIRSTY KEATCH
@ VOL 33
ON NOV 02, 2017
Kirsty Keatch is a sound artist and creative programmer exploring the design of playful interactive sound in game systems, including AR and VR. Her work seamlessly integrates the dark arts of mobile technology with lighter creative contexts to widen people’s access to experiences with sound in installations in gallery spaces and mobile games.
Having completed a Masters in Sound Design by research at Edinburgh University, she worked with assistive music technology company, Skoogmusic. She had her kinetic sound installation, Katakata, curated at the Edinburgh International Science Festival in the National Museum of Scotland. Her recent AR game, Fit In, has been interpreted as a VR Party Game and been played at Arcadia in Dundee and V&A Friday Late in London.
Efficient outsourcing simultaneous mobile application development for iOS and Android
BY MATTIAS EDSTRÖM
@ VOL 36
ON MAR 15, 2018
Former Pecha Kucha Aarhus-organizer Mattias Edström teaches the audience how to efficiently outsource simultaneous mobile application development for iOS and Android... or not. Through humorous email exchanges, he shows you why you don't just click delete on spam emails.
Not-So-Smart Phones: Information Loss in the Mobile Era
BY KATHLEEN SEARLES
@ VOL 9
ON JUL 27, 2018
According to author, researcher, and professor of Mass Communications and Political Science, Kathleen Searles - if you’re reading this on your phone, it’s already too late.