Longtime friend of PechaKucha -- and creator of the original PechaKucha book -- Uleshka Asher tells her story of what brought her to Tokyo from Germany, and how she ended up in Berlin. This is HER side of the story -- watch the other side, as told by Ryotaro Chikushi.
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BY SHOKO FUKUYA
@ VOL 96
ON NOV 01, 2012
Both presentations were part of a special Tokyo Designers Week 2012 edition of PKN Tokyo, held at Meiji-Jingu Gaien, inside the TDW Dome. You can offer support by donating through the button above -- money raised goes to the "Core House" project.
BY RYOTARO CHIKUSHI
@ VOL 111
ON FEB 20, 2014
Ryotaro Chikushi talks about his startup company, MORETRAX, in Berlin and its relation to Tokyo. He believes in a human specialist approach to music searching, unlike the popular computerized systems like Pandora and Spotify. This human element also reinforces the importance of cultural exchange and camaraderie between Berlin and Tokyo.
BY KATI KRAUSE
@ VOL 113
ON APR 30, 2014
When passion drives you, amazing things can happen. That's what you're about to see in action as Kati Krause tells the story of how she teamed up with two collaborators to bring Winter Magazine to life, now part of the "A Mag for all Seasons" series.
Tokyo Creatives' Shared Canvas
BY MARK MCFARLANE
@ VOL 128
ON SEP 30, 2015
"One of the things I really wanted to make Canvas for was because I wanted to see and know about more stuff that was happening in Tokyo."
In "Tokyo Creatives' Shared Canvas" from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 128, Tacchi Studio's director Mark McFarlane discusses the motivation behind wanting to make Canvas, a directory and community for Tokyo creatives to gather on and offline.
Celebrating Illustrators and Tokyo
BY THE TOKYOITER
@ VOL 138
ON JUL 27, 2016
"We were documenting Tokyo a lot, but even though we might draw Tokyo tower three times, because of our different background and where we come from, there will be three different outcomes which we thought was really interesting."
In Celebrating Illustrators and Tokyo from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 138, David Robert and Andrew Joyce share on The Tokyoiter project. The Tokyoiter is willing to present the talent of artists and the wonderful and inspiring city of Tokyo to a larger audience. Every cover of this imaginary magazine and tribute to The New Yorker and The Parisianner is a celebration of creativity and one of the best city on earth.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Friday, September 2nd, 2016.