Past Bexhill-on-Sea Event: VOL 3

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June 09, 2016
@ De La Warr Pavilion

Fast-paced, inspiring presentations. Sharing knowledge and igniting new ways of thinking. Confirmed speakers include:

Jeff Turko: soul {Re} searching

Letty Gallagher: The 60s Garage and Surf Scene

Tom Banks: How I Got Here

Evelijn Forrest: Hero's Journey; Practice what you Preach

Martin O'Neill: This is All Rubbish

Lorna Hamilton-Brown MBE: The Artist And the Machine

Sean Roy Parker: Systems for Sharing

Luciana Haill: The Art and Neuroscience of Lucid Dreaming

Richard Hogg: Some Cool Knots

Explore the Arch (Gail Borrow & Vladimir Miller) - Hidden Books

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The 60's Garage and Surf Scene

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Letty Gallagher talks about her passion for the 60s Garage and Surf Scene. From bands to the instruments used, and the local "Fratcave" event in Hastings organised by Letty. Each slide takes us to a different destination as Letty speaks about her travels across Europe. 

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Soul {Re} Searching

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Jeff Turko talks us through his current and past practice as an architect. Growing up in America, Jeff's passion for skateboarding allowed him to build a personal relationship with the the concrete environment around him. This relationship influencing his future career. 

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Hidden Books

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Explore the Arch (Gail Borrow & Vladimir Miller) is a magical journey about a collection of books smuggled from Russia. The accompaniment of Vladimir and his flute taking us deeper into the unknown story... 

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Hero's Journey; Practice what you Preach

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Life was going great for Evelijn Forrest, having completed the Hero's Journey and helping others complete theirs, Evelijn was preaching pure positivity. But this was all thrown on hold after injuring the nerve in her cervix, suddenly Evelijn had to put into place everything she had learnt.

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This is All Rubbish

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

After visiting a rubbish tip in Germany whilst on an art school exchange programme, Martin O'Neill found his love: the paper cut outs thrown to waste. From typefaces to the ends of papers, Martin talks about his current practice and how het got to where he is now. 

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How I got Here

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Tom Banks takes us on an autobiographical journey. From historic painters as mentors, to job relocation and nuclear protests. This personal reflection gives an insight on one artists life in Hastings. 

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Some Cool Knots

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Artist and illustrator Richard Hogg spends 6 minutes and 40 seconds talking about knots. This highly amusing and informative presentation takes us through a series of knots from the mundane shoe lace, to the figure-of-8 loop and infamous Bowline. 

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The Artist And The Machine

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

“I use yarn as you would use paint.”

In The Artist And The Machine from PechaKucha Night Bexhill-on-Sea Vol. 3, Lorna Hamilton-Brown MBE talks about her current practice as a visual artist. Using knitting as a medium for social comment, Lorna shows a selection of her work and the concepts behind it. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Thursday, July 7th, 2016.


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Systems for Sharing

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Sean Roy Parker touches on a very contemporary issue of an alternative economy. With businesses like eBay, Airbnb and Gumtree already onboard with the 'sharing economy' how can individuals collaboratively work together on a smaller platform to create a sustainable future?

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The Art and Neuroscience of Lucid Dreaming

@ VOL 3 ON JUN 09, 2016

Have you had a lucid dream? Interdisciplinary artist Luciana Haill talks about her fascination and exploration into lucid dreaming. This informative presentation gives food for thought on how we act when sleeping, and how we really dream.. 

Tom Banks
Artist/painter in St.Leonards On Sea
Jeff Turko
Senior Lecturer, UNIVERSITY OF BRIGHTON in Brighton
Letty Gallagher
Bass Player, D.J., Music Promoter in Hastings
Martin O'Neill
Collage Artist & Illustrator in Hastings & London
Evelijn Forrest
Dramatherapist in Hastings
Sean Roy Parker
Artist, Publisher and Social Worker in St.Leonards on Sea
Luciana Haill
Augmented consciousness explorer and Artist in Hastings
Richard Hogg
Artist, Illustrator and Game Designer in Hastings
Lorna Hamilton-Brown MBE
Artist in Hastings
Gail Borrow
Theatre Maker in St Leonards on Sea