Having a passion for art and music when he was a child, Paul Connolly talks about how he continued to combine art and music throughout his life. He shares stories of his early work and professional career as a designer and musician as well as exciting new projects.
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BY EERO KOIVISTO
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 23, 2011
"In my opinion, it is the nicest pieces of German designs ever made"
Eero Koivisto is no stranger to the PechaKucha stage -- recently sharing his love for the Delorean in a presentation at Tokyo Designers Week 2013. Here, from London, we hear him talk about the design of the classic Gibson Thunderbird guitars.
This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 8th, 2017.
On Latvia, Graphic Design, and Tokyo
BY NATALIE CERNECKA
@ VOL 109
ON DEC 04, 2013
Natalie Cernecka, from Latvia, was trying to find a graphic designer in Tokyo. While searching, she found a small Latvian shop in Nakameguro and went to talk to the owner. She was so enthralled by the story she heard that she wanted to share it with the world via PechaKucha. While at a PechaKucha event, she met another Latvian. Through her new Latvian friend, she found a graphic designer from Ecuador who was able to help her.
Ideas for Graphic Design Education in the Blue Mountains
BY XANDRO LOMBARDI
@ VOL 9
ON FEB 28, 2014
Xandro Lombardi discusses his role as a graphic design artist and educator. Australia is home to some of the world's top universities, but as Xandro points out, there is nothing between Sydney and Bathurst. Xandro proposes initiating a destination for graphic design education in the Blue Mountains, which would spark growth and cultural diversity.
Learning from Nature
BY JOSH HUMPHREY
@ VOL 2
ON FEB 20, 2015
Good design makes great music. Josh Humphrey talks about the work that he has done in his career. His passion for woodwork and appreciation for nature became evident as he speaks about choosing materials and how much that can influence the design an artist creates.
Punk Rock Fanzines and DIY Graphic Design
BY PAUL BURGESS
@ VOL 1
ON OCT 01, 2015
Paul Burgess has produced graphic designs for The Sex Pistols and The Buzzcocks, and in this presentation he shares his passion for counter-culture through this high speed 'history of' and 'how to guide' to Punk Fanzines.
Fine Art vs. Graphic Design
BY DUSTIN GEORGE
@ VOL 1
ON NOV 28, 2017
Dustin George is an art director at MGM Communications. He has Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Indigenous Art from the First Nations University of Canada, and the University of Regina. He took his design education at Red River College in Winnipeg where he graduated with diplomas in graphic design and advanced graphic design. Having completed schooling in both the Fine Art and Graphic Design disciplines, Dustin explains the differences between the two, and where his journey has taken him.
Discovering The Value of Graphic Design
BY ELMA GIAVASES
@ VOL 4
ON APR 05, 2018
It is no easy take to create art, to somehow materialize and express the thoughts in your head. Creating art expressing the thoughts in someone ELSE's head is something else entirely. Elma Giavases' early life and subsequent travels around the globe have given her a unique perspective on design and branding, and she now brings that expertise to the Kalispell community as a graphic designer with Highline Design.
After all, "great designs delight".
Navigating Art & Design
BY ELIZABETH SEILS
@ VOL 1
ON JUL 17, 2018
Elizabeth Seils graduated in the fall of 2017 from Oklahoma State University as a Graphic Designer and works on general graphic design but has a passion for UI & UX design. She primarily improves how users navigate and respond to agricultural software. Besides graphic design, she continues to play around with traditional crafts such as creating jewelry and drawing unrealistic cartoons of her dogs’ personalities.