Past Louisville Event: VOL 14

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VOL 14

October 16, 2014
@ ReSurfaced: A Pop-up Plaza on Main

Pecha Kucha Louisville is back with Volume 14 on October 16th. We have a great lineup for the event at ReSurfaced, the pop-up beer garden on the 600 block of West Main Street in downtown Louisville. Here about amazing community activation ideas and actions in a unique venue with the goal to activate and promote the creative reuse of underappreciated spaces in our cities.

ReSurfaced will be open at 11:00 am on, but the series of Pecha Kucha presentations will begin promptly at 8:00 pm.

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Reactivating the NoLi Neighborhood

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Richard Young, with the North Limestone Community Development Corporation, presents on their work to transform a disinvested neighborhood in Lexington, Kentucky. Showcasing the power to rehabilitate neighborhoods by asking what the neighborhood wants and needs, and then delivering.

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Designing for Historic Context

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

David Mayo, architect at De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop, discusses the need to respect the characteristics of historic neighborhoods when designing projects and continue the story while being unapologetic to our place in history.

"Presentation of the Day" on February 18, 2015.

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Cross-Generation Sustainability

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Theo Edmonds of I.D.E.A.S. 40203 discusses the new framework for rehabilitationg neighborhoods through arts and education in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Greater Louisville Project

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Krista Drescher-Burke decribes how Greater Louisville Project is working to improve quality of place in Louisville.

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Temporary Space, Permanent Good

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Julienne Chen of the Mayor's Innovation Team discusses several examples of temporary initaitives to activate public space for pubic good.

"Presentation of the Day" on February 5, 2015.

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Vision Smoketown

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Jessica Bellamy of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth discusses efforts to ensure that the revitalization of the Smoketown neighborhood aligns with the current residents.

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Russell Renaissance

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Haven Harrington discusses ideas and initiatives to revitalize the Russell Neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky. He begins with a short history of the over 100 year old community, then focuses on its current state.

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Urban Textile Landscapes

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Colleen Clines, Co-Founder & CEO of Anchal Project & dyeScape in Louisville, discusses how bringing together her passion for urban spatial design and social entrepreneurship is addressing vacant land in the city.

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Lost in Peace

@ VOL 14 ON OCT 16, 2014

Artist and art therapist Beth Henson discusses the West Louisville Women's Coalition Peace Labyrinth project that is transforming a vacant property in Louisville's West End into a sanctuary of peace.

Theo Edmonds
Artist, Entrepreneur, IDEAS 40203 in Louisville
Richard Young
Director, North Limestone Community Development Corporation in Lexington
David Mayo
Architect, de leon & primmer architecture workshop in Louisville
Krista Drescher-Burke
Data Officer, Greater Louisville Project in Louisville
Julienne Chen
Project Manager, Louisville Metro Government in Louisville
Beth Henson
Artist, Art Therapist, Co-Founder, West Louisville Women's Coalition-Peace Labyrinth in Louisville, KY
Haven Harrington
President of Concerned Association of Russell Residents, host of the Main Event Sports Show, and founder of West Louisville Speaks in Louisville
Colleen Clines
Co-Founder & CEO, Anchal Project & dyeScape in Louisville
Jessica Bellamy
Kentuckians For The Commonwealth in Louisville