Charming seaside town Colwyn Bay is under the spotlight in this week's PechaKucha City Focus. Located on the north coast of Wales, UK, Colwyn Bay, which encompasses 6 local communities, is home to around 30,000 residents making it the second-largest settlement in North Wales. Though this town may seem small to some, local organizer Paul Sampson has some BIG creative ideas for his community by collaborating with The Northern Eye International Photography Festival for their very first PechaKucha Night event. How exciting! For more information on the Northern Eye International Photography Festival, check out their homepage here. Good luck, Colwyn Bay team!

Genteel Geneva! This week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight shines on the poster design from PechaKucha Night Genève Vol. 11. Graphically appealing, this design highlights the beautiful mountainous countryside of Geneva with its own unique cartoonish style and utilizes contrasting colors to lure in the eye of the viewer! Nice Work!

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"Flowery City" Bandung, Indonesia blooms into view in this week's edition of PechaKucha City Focus. As Indonesia's fourth-largest city, Bandung is also known as the "Paris of Java" for its luxurious hotels, restaurants, cafés, and European boutiques making it not only a hub for luxury and relaxation but multi-cultural creativity as well. As the PechaKucha Night Bandung team prepare for their 24th event, head on over to their event page for more information on what's to come - let's continue to watch their creative community blossom!

Leapin' Lip Service! This week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight shines on PechaKucha Newbie, Leamington Spa. This mouthy addition from PechaKucha Night Leamington Spa Vol. 6 kicks up the contrast and brings focus to one thing - the speakers! With themes like science, creativity, social responsibility, and design, this event is bound to attract all with a little word of mouth! Be sure to keep updated with their latest information on their PKN Leamington Spa city page.

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Hello, Makers and Shakers! PechaKucha Night Penticton is under construction in this week's PechaKucha Poster Spotlight. With the cute and mischevious cartoon style that they have come to be known for, this poster design takes on a constructive twist for PechaKucha Night Penticton Vol. 17. This event focuses is on their community's makers and doers - can't wait to see the brilliance that comes out of Penticton at this week's event! Keep on doing, doers!

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Quaint and charming Southwestern US city Bryan, Texas shines under the spotlight in this week's City Focus. Known for their lovely and warm subtropical climate, the city is burning hot with creativity! With their 20th volume coming up this week, let's all celebrate Bryan's creative class around the globe! With so much more creativity to come - be sure to check out their PechaKucha Night City Page for presentations and other cool content. Happy 20th!

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.

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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!

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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!