Past Asheville Event: VOL 11

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VOL 11

May 20, 2016
@ The Grove House

Get your tickets early and save!

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Plantains, Polenta & Peppermint Extract

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

With busy adult lives, it can be easy for long distance friends to drift apart. Amanda Simays tells the story of how she used the letter P (and her boundless appetite) to keep in touch with three out-of-state friends.

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A Sense of Place

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

"Through hiking and singing, I discovered how deeply in love I was with my culture... With Bulgaria."

In “A Sense of Place" from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol. 11Bistra Hristova creates an audiovisual journey through several Bulgarian Mountains and their unique folklore traditions.

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What if the horse actually knows the way?

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

"This biggest problem with cars are the drivers."

In "What if the horse actually knows the way?" from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol. 11, Cecil Bothwell talks about the autonomous vehicles are headed our way faster than we can imagine.The driverless revolution will affect our work and play, parking and highways, car ownership and unemployment.

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The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

“My portraits are inspired by 16th century european paintings...I strive to make something epic.”

In "The Pitfalls of High-Stakes Photography", from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol.11, commercial Photographer, Evan Kafka shares his amazing photos. He analyses the commonalities of photographing celebrities, babies and animals and illuminates the techniques he uses to get the best images from difficult situations.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Sunday, November 27th, 2016. 

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Signal: An Appalachian Tale of Home

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

Lockie Hunter, in her presentations, signal explores one grandmother's struggle as she comes to terms with growth and expansion in her once small east Tennessee hometown.

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The Good of the Hive

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

Artist Matthew Willey is on a mission to hand-paint 50,000 honeybees in 40-50 murals around the world. The goal is to raise awareness about their current struggles by using his art and imagination to celebrate their incredible behaviors.

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Grandmother's Choice

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

This is the story about how I changed my life and outlook by making a quilt with a theme of Women's Suffrage.

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OE Inspires Poetry

@ VOL 11 ON MAY 20, 2016

The Overseas Experience might be familiar as "the gap year" or "taking a year to travel." But when the year becomes longer, the decision to stay or leave a country and redefine home can be an unforseen challenge. Poet and photographer, Randi Janelle, explains her struggles with this challenge from her time in New Zealand.

Randi Janelle
Creator in Asheville
Lockie Hunter
writer in Asheville
Cecil Bothwell
writer, artist, former elected official, gardener, musician, swlf in Asheville
Priscilla Nullet
in Asheville
Bistra Hristova
in Asheville
Evan Kafka
Photographer in Asheville
Matt Willey
in Asheville
Amanda Simays
in Asheville