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PechaKucha Presentation

Constructing the Invisible

PRESENTED ON JUL 06, 2016
IN GLASGOW @ VOL 28

Kate Darby is an architect. She practices as KDA and is an Invisible Studio collaborator. She runs an MArch design unit at the Welsh school of architecture, is a studio tutor on the Design and Make MArch for the Architectural Association in Hooke Park and is co-founder of the annual making workshop, Studio in the Woods. She will be arguing for the importance of context and making in regeneration as illustrated by two projects she has designed: a landscape proposal which curates the public experience of a post quarrying landscape and an architectural studio in Herefordshire.

 

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Landscape Australia

BY CHRISTIAN FLETCHER
IN DUNSBOROUGH

Christian Fletcher is a landscape photographer who photographs not only the beautiful South West of Australia but is now expanding his portfolio to include the rest of Australia and locations around the world. His presentation covers a new photography collaboration, exhibition, and workshop that is coming up in the near future. (in English)

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Finding Fun in Architectural Education

BY ANNA UMANTZ
@ VOL 98 ON DEC 19, 2012

Not long after moving to Tokyo, architect Anna Umantz found work at Klein Dytham architecture (yes, home to the founders of PechaKucha). Here Anna speaks of her architectural education, and rather than discussing its trying aspects, she focuses on the fun of it all. 

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The Pottery Workshop

BY DRYDEN WELLS
@ VOL 21 ON APR 11, 2013

"Our cornerstone workshop is located in a place called Jingdezhen, which is known as the place where porcelain was invented during the Song Dynasty."

In "The Pottery Workshop" from PechaKucha Night Shanghai Vol. 21, Dryden Wells talks about The Pottery Workshop -- a ceramics-making community and business located in Jingdezhen. Dryden goes over the history of the work space, and the vast array of programs it runs. The studio offers a variety of ceramics classes, and regularly hosts arts events for the local populace.

 
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Studio Christchurch: CityUps

BY UWE RIEGER
@ VOL 21 ON NOV 23, 2014

Architectural professor and head of Studio Christchurch Uwe Reiger showcases CityUps, a temporary future city created by over 200 architecture students as part of Christchurch's Festival of Transitional Architecture (FESTA).

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Phytoremediation and Landscape Architecture

BY ANNA SIECZAK
@ DESIGN FRINGE POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA ON MAR 03, 2015

Anna Sieczak is a landscape architect presenting the process of cleaning the soil through plants, known as a phytoremediation and its advantages when combined with landscape architecture for a regeneration of contaminated sites.

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Ruang Guru

BY MUHAMAD IMAN USMAN
@ VOL 24 ON DEC 10, 2015

When speaker Muhamad Iman Usman found out there's an untapped market of students creating a high demand for tutors, he developed a tutor marketplace as solution.

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The Architectural and Sculptural Heritage of Galashiels

BY RANALD BOYDELL
@ VOL 1 ON OCT 16, 2015

Ronald Boydell examines the architectural heritage and country setting of Galashiels after being inspired by the view from his office window.

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Architectural Influences

BY BREAN BUSH
@ VOL 29 ON SEP 20, 2016

Brean Bush is an Architectural Designer with Hamilton Anderson Associates in Detroit. In 2015, she received her Master of Architecture at Lawrence Tech. Being a big advocate for experiencing architecture first hand, Brean has structured her education around architectural opportunities around the world.  Her team was chosen to fill an hour long live slot with their urban fairy-tale "A Little Fawn" which contemplates the dichotomy of architectural influences on the city in the 20th Century US.

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Invisible Architecture of Sound

BY JAE SHIN
@ VOL 2 ON MAR 01, 2018

Jae Shin encourages you to hear the spaces you inhabit and contemplate how sound shapes our architecture and visa versa.  A self described "physics geek", he shares some of the beautiful form-making that propogates from the vibrations we hear.