Past Fairfield Event: VOL 1

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August 02, 2013
@ ICON Gallery

Fairfield, Iowa's first PechaKucha Night will be held at ICON Gallery during the First Fridays ArtWalk on the evening of August 2, 2013. ICON Gallery is located on the west side of the Fairfield Square, the hub of ArtWalk. Presenters for this PKN will be posted soon.

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The Garden Studio

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Bill Teeple speaks about his love for the beauty of art and gardening. He hopes to combine his two passions and explore the possibilities in the art of gardening.  

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Landscape in Lens

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

David Hanson takes us on a journey of his work. He examines the social landscape in America. Dealing with the issue of terrain being shaped by humans in order to suit their needs. [All photos by David T. Hanson]

"Presentation of the Day" on September 9, 2013.

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The Mother of Wild Animals

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Diane Porter takes us on an intimate tour of the nature surrounding her domicile. She has a particular fascination with birds, and goes into detail on the amazing photographs she's taken.

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How To Create Slides

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Ellen Finkelstein wants to encourage us to create our own presentation slides. She states that not everyone needs to be an artist in order to have an amazing presentation. In this presentation she offers suggestions on how "artistically challenged" people can improve their slides.

"Presentation of the Day" on December 3, 2014.

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Creating a Sustainable Farm

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Faith Reeves outlines the blueprints for Sky Factory Farm. She takes us on a step-by-step tour of how it will hopefully turn into a sustainable source of food.

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Ecology as a Model for Agriculture

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Francis Thicke explains what agriculture and ecology have in common. He assures that we can utilize ecology in order to create more sustainable agriculture.

"Presentation of the Day" on June 2, 2014.

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What We Put On Our Bodies

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Judy Bales believes that fashion is a very natural and important part of human activity. She bases most of her works off of the landscape as it inspires her. Using the correlation between land shapes and human shapes, she strives to create art that transfixes any one medium.

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On Clouds

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Visual artist Mark Petrick goes into great depth on his love affair with clouds. He details the science and art surrounding these ephemeral bodies of water vapor, as well as their variations, and what they have meant to us as humans.

"Presentation of the Day" on September 16, 2013.

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The Battle Within

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Peter Lamoureux shines light on the heavy subject of veteran suicide and post-traumatic stress disorder. Peter discusses the core treatment -- transcendental meditation -- which was in part developed by The David Lynch Foundation in an effort to promote healthy recovery for those who suffer from PTSD.

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New Eyes

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Robert Hoerlein takes us inside his studio via a collection of photographers that his friend took. This is the first time he's seen the photos since they were taken. He experiences looking at his own intimate working space with brand new eyes in this presentation. 

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Choosing To Battle For Good

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Roland Wells utilizes breakdancing to give back to his community. He runs a youth organization in which young adults learn discipline via break dancing. Aside from that he is hand in various projects that aim to improve the way of life for people in his community. 

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Finding Beauty

@ VOL 1 ON AUG 02, 2013

Tony Ellis wants to encourage us to reconnect with our natural world. He believes that beauty is everywhere, we just need to know how to find it. 

Mark Petrick
Artist & Photographer in Santa Fe
David Hanson
Artist in Fairfield
Judy Bales
Artist in Fairfield
Diane Porter
Bird Watcher, Bird Watching Dot Com in Fairfield
Bill Teeple
Artist, Impresario, Gallerist in Fairfield
Tony Ellis
Artist/Photographer in Fairfield
John Stimson
Freelance Graphic Artist, Printer, Teacher and Autodidact of the Yankee Tradition in Fairfield
Franics Thicke
Organic Dairy Farmer in Fairfield
Ellen Finkelstein
Expert Trainer on Using PowerPoint in Fairfield
Faith Reeves
Farm Manager, The Sky Factory, Inc. in Fairfield
Roland Wells
Community Hacker in Fairfield
Peter Lamoureux
Financial Manager in Fairfield
Robert Hoerlein
Artist in Fairfield