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Known as the "garden city" of Kazakhstan, we visit the beautiful and bustling city of Shymkent in this week's City Focus. Located in southern Kazakhstan, this ancient city of over 1 million people is filled with scenic parks, nature, and historical architecture that is bound to inspire creatives of the land. With PechaKucha Night Shymkent Vol. 21 coming up around the corner, let's all wish them the absolute best and hope for more bounding creativity to come out of Shymkent.

Majestic Mazes! In this week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight, we highlight the poster design from PechaKucha Night Sheffield Vol. 30. With its wonderful gradients and the angular movement of its geometrical design, this poster alludes to the unpredictable twists and turns Sheffield's presenters will take us through. Stay A-MAZE-ing, Sheffield.

Looking for more amazing poster content? Check out our Instagram and Tumblr for more posters!

Glimmering Gold! PechaKucha Night Dayton shines under this week's extra special PechaKucha Poster Spotlight. With the intense gold and black accents, this poster is without a doubt a trophy in Dayton's repertoire of poster designs! Celebrating their 40th volume, Dayton has a lot to be proud of and are ready to shimmer and glow in their upcoming event on September 12th! Here's to another 40 - Stay Golden, Dayton!

Looking for more sparkling creativity? Check out our PechaKucha Poster Instagram and Tumblr for more posters!

In this week's City Focus, we traverse to the glowing city of Rotterdam, Netherlands. As Europe's largest port city, Rotterdam is known for its lively riverside life, maritime heritage, modern architecture, and overflowing creativity. With PechaKucha Night Rotterdam Vol. 40 right around the corner, the organizers are busy making this event one of their best yet! Let's all congratulate them on reaching their 40th volume and hope that they continue to cultivate creativity in this wonderful city!

 

Alluring and picturesque PechaKucha Night city Greenville, South Carolina steals the spotlight in this week's PechaKucha City Focus. Known as one of America's fastest-growing cities, Greenville is not only a wonderful place for budding professionals, it was voted as one of the top three best small cities in the U.S. - Wow! With the gorgeous Falls Park on the Reedy suspension bridge as the center focus in their Vol. 17 poster, the Greenville team shares their hopes to build long-lasting connections between the various areas in their creative community with PechaKucha. Be sure to check out the Greenville city homepage for more information on their upcoming event on September 6th! Be there or be square!

Holy Gondolas! Poster PowerhousePechaKucha Night Cape Town lifts itself to the peak of creativity in this week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight. Both whimsical and graphically stunning - their most recent addition from PechaKucha Night Cape Town Vol. 55 has yet again shown that they are in cahoots with creative masterminds of Cape Town. Shout out to creator Celine Da Camara for the awesome design work!

Hungry for more poster creativity? Check out our Instagram and Tumblr for more posters!

In this week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight, we celebrate České Budějovice and their amazingly intricate poster design from PechaKucha Night České Budějovice Vol. 16. This attention-stealing poster is just one of many stupendous PechaKucha Night České Budějovice posters designed by multi-talented artist and graphic designer Daniel Kyncl. Shout out to Daniel for always making the most eye-popping poster designs. Stay cool, České Budějovice!

Looking for more inspiration? Check out our Instagram and Tumblr for more posters!

We travel to the United Kingdom's beautiful Leamington Spa in this week's PechaKucha City Focus. Located in the heart of Warwickshire, Leamington Spa has over 50,000 inhabitants who enjoy the town's plentiful natural springs and leisurely atmosphere. Since November 2018, the PechaKucha Night Leamington Spa team has held 4 successful events with their fifth being a special collaboration with the locally celebrated TEDx team - What a wonderful pair! Let's all root for Leamington Spa's star organizer, Sarah Lowry, as she continues her PechaKucha Journey - helping to shine the spotlight on the hidden heroes of her community. Hip-Hip-Hurray for Leamington Spa!

PechaKucha Night Gisborne really turned it on for this weeks PechaKucha Poster Spotlight! This work of art was created by Kahu Ngata (kahu_ngata on Instagram), and features a cartoon-style drawing that feels laid-back but playful at the same time. The poster has a solid purple background, with a television headed person wearing an oversized yellow heart sweatshirt telling us details about the event, how convenient! It is a simple yet fun design with a color scheme that catches the eye immediately. With a poster like this, Gisborne's Vol. 22 event on the 23rd of August will surely be something you want to see! Good luck Gisborne, and thanks for the awesome poster!

Want to see more posters? Go check out our Tumblr and Instagram, you won't be disappointed!

This week, we are traveling in part to an ancient, dried out lakebed to visit Taipei for our City Focus. Home to just under three million residents, Taipei stands as the cultural, political, educational and economic hub of its host country, Taiwan. The city is filled with culture and incredible food, as well as many unique architectural feats like the National Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall and Taipei 101, the former tallest building in the world. The skyline of the city provides breathtaking views in the night like the one pictured here, with lights of all different colors that shine bright for all to see. 

What's more, they are hosting their Vol. 40 event at the end of August on the 31st, you will not want to miss it!

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