Mimi Williams sends us to New Orleans for a journey that proves how important mindfulness really is.
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Analyzing the New Orleans Topology
BY BYRON MOUTON
@ VOL 11
ON FEB 06, 2014
Architect Byron Mouton discusses design and architecture in New Orleans, which has a deep history and strong architectural heritage. Byron navigates between traditional architecture and new innovative design by utilizing the reciprocal relationship of practice and teaching prior to and post-Hurricane Katrina.
Loving and Making in New Orleans
BY LIONEL MILTON
@ VOL 12
ON MAY 08, 2014
New Orleans born and raised artist Lionel Milton draws inspiration for his vibrant work from the local sights, sounds and flavors of his hometown. Lionel talks about kicking it New Orleans style, loving life, playing and working hard to produce a body of work in a style all his own. (first 40 seconds silent due to technical issues at the event)
BY JORIS LINDHOUT
@ VOL 14
ON OCT 08, 2014
Founders of Deltaworkers Maaike Gouwenberg and Joris Lindhout share the history of this nomadic artistic production and residence program that began by investigating the southern United States and then focused their work in New Orleans. The name Deltaworkers is taken from the two cities in which Maaike and Joris are base: Rotterdam (NL) and New Orleans, which are both located in a river delta.
Making It Work in My New Orleans “New York Apartment”
BY JACOB MARTIN
@ VOL 16
ON APR 08, 2015
Artist and owner of Aquarium Gallery in New Orleans, Jacob "Reptile" Martin, shares with us the fun of his work which utilize all the skills, materials, and then some that he has acquired along the way.
The Insatiable Lust of New Orleans
BY CHARLENE DUNAWAY
@ VOL 7
ON MAY 14, 2015
Charlene Dunway, a photographer, tells the story of her own New Orleans experience through images. From the crossroads of two streets and deciding where to wander, to the light of the street from a neon sign, Charlene recreates the magic of place.
I'd Rather Be Printing
BY J.S. MAKKOS
@ VOL 17
ON MAY 13, 2015
"This is the first color newspaper ever printed in New Orleans!"
In I'd Rather Be Printing from Pechakucha Night New Orleans Vol. 17, J.S. Makkos shares falling in love with antique printing presses as a youth exploring in his father’s antique shop. This helped define his passion for print making. He came down to New Orleans with a purpose to salvage the detritus and material culture of this city that was being lost in dumpsters and through a sequence of events, stumbled on a treasure trove of New Orleans history.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on Monday, October 5th, 2015.
A Celebration of Life and Death
BY DENISE DAFFARA
@ VOL 16
ON FEB 10, 2016
Denise Daffara began painting and drawing in 1999 as a celebration of fun and freedom. However in the lead up to preparing her Pecha Kucha presentation she was called home to New Zealand and had to prepare for her mother’s death. In her presentation she shares some of that journey and some of the beautiful drawings that eventuated.
Do you know what it means to miss New Orleans?
BY CYNTHIA BECKER
@ VOL 1
ON SEP 21, 2018
Cynthia Becker is a sixth generation New Orleanian, born and raised there. When she left New Orleans to attend graduate school in the 2000s, she realized for the first time that she grew up in a unique city. New Orleans is not only Bourbon Street, spicy food, Mardi Gras beads, and jazz music...it is much more. She will talk about the city through the eyes of a local.