Past Dayton Event: VOL 35

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The Vital Importance of Handwriting

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Ann Bain is an artist born long ago is Pittsburgh, has purchased letterforms incessantly for at least three decades now. But, the search veered from calligraphy towards hand writing in recent years, as cursive became an endangered species. Something to think about... 

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The War in the Pacific

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

D Ralph Young is a graduate of the College of Engineering at the University of Kentucky. He served as a consultant to the power industry all over the world. In 2006 he was inducted into the UK college of Engineering Hall of Distinction.He survived 4 major battles in the Pacific during WWII as a gunner's mate on the USS J Franklin Bell.

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Time Capsule in Lonaconing MD

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Judd Plattenburg is a Dayton Business owner, as well as a photographer, paddler and sometimes printer. He was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. 

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Reimagining Works

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Tim Kambitsch is a Dayton native with the awesome responsibility of leading the $187 million dollar building program for the Dayton Metro Library.  When finished there will be 17 new, expanded or completed remodeled libraries in the Dayton area. Here he talks about one facet of that program, commissioning original art for these new buildings.

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Trans-Siberian Railyway Journey

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Ann B. Kim is a mixed-media artist who has been living in Dayton since 2009. Her current obsessions include the concept of time, space, place; antipodes, connecting with people, adventures, collecting dirt and trash, and roaming around the world. In 2017, she circumnavigated the globe as part of her research  during which time she completed the Trans-Siberian Railway, the longest railway in the world. She is currently an Associate Professor of Fine Arts at Indiana University East.​ 

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Archisociology Cohousing

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Chip Williamson is founder and principle of Chameleon Architecture AND a new Daytonian.  He now claims his professional title as Archi-sociologist. That is, studying the intersection of community building and building design. His practice has worked with several co-housing communities in all stages of development. Tonight he will share some the insights he has gleaned from those co-housing conversations. 

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AIA Student Design Competition

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Mike Huff has been practicing architecture for over 20 years. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati’s School of Design, Architecture Art & Planning, and now specializes in sustainable design strategies for K-12 schools. Tonight he’ll share more about his work inspiring the next generation through the Student Design Competition.

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The Art of Collaboration (or How to Not Freak Out When You Change Another Artist’s Work)

@ VOL 35 ON MAY 09, 2018

Kate Huser Santucci and Amy Kollar Anderson are both living and making art in Dayton.  Between them, they have figured out how to use found bones and glitter on the same piece of work, and remain friends! For them, collaboration is not just a buzzword, but has become a way of thinking about creativity, friendship, and a new way of working.

D Ralph Young
Retired Engineer, D Ralph Young and Associates in Dayton
Tim Kambitsch
in Dayton
Ann Kim
in Dayton
Ann Bain
in Dayton
Chip Williamson
architect, chameleon architecture in Dayton
Mike Huff
in Dayton