Past York Event: VOL 9

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October 28, 2015
@ The Fleeting Arms

20 x 20 presentations on creative inspiration start at 20.20pm

Creatively inspired homemade curry served from 7.00pm £4.50

There will be a pay-what-you-think whip-round to donate towards the Global PechaKucha fund.


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Possibilities With Plaster

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

Peter Baker gives a brief history of his involvement with plaster from his background as a time-served plasterer with conventional plastering, through his time at Art College, and his experimentation and exploration with plaster recipes and techniques ever since.  He describes his interest in the uses and applications of plaster as a form of self expression.

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Tick-tock Graphic Design

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

"His often illegible, unreadable spreads taught my generation to break all the rules."

In "Tick-tock Graphic Design" from PechaKucha Night York's Vol. 9 event, “Inspired: What Makes York’s Creative Minds Tick”, Tony Beresford chronologically charts the things that have inspired him and the project he has cut his teeth on as a graphic designer as he has grown over time, starting with toxic crayons, to comic books, to album covers, to magazines and beyond. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, November 26th, 2015. 

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Inspiration Cultivation

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

"I never sit down and think, Oh, I need to get an idea, it doesn't work like that."

In Inspiration Cultivation from PechaKucha York Vol. 9, 19-year-old multi-award-winning film director Jack Spring explores the ways that creative people of varying disciplines find and cultivate inspiration.

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Unlocking Inspiration

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

Dani Barge explores the ways that creative people of varying disciplines find and cultivate inspiration.

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Design Channels

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

"School told me to be a banker, I told them something else."

In Design Channels from PechaKucha Night York Vol.9, Warren Fearn shares a presentation based upon a reflection of design pathways and ideas based on his experiences. He shares his past design influences and ideas of future design trends. 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 16th, 2017.  

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Curious Human

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

Alex Ritcheson shares an eclectic blend of things that galvanise creativity and inspiration in every day life, further illustrating that between the interstices, everything is visible.

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Passion For People And Stories

@ VOL 9 ON OCT 28, 2015

"Everything is changing and it's driving me mad but I have to accept it, and that's kind fun."

In "Passion For People And Stories" from PechaKucha Night York, Vol. 9Mike Cooper discusses his mantra of "everything has a story" and shares his thoughts on not getting caught up in the what of what you do, but instead being able to focus on the why.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Tuesday Nov. 10th, 2015.

Jack Spring
Film Director in York
Tony Beresford
Creative Director, scarlettabbott in York
Alex Ritcheson
Musician, Poet, Student, None in York
Dani Barge
Journalist, content writer and copywriter, Freelance in York