"Creativity is a place you and your child should go."
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BY MARK CAMPBELL
@ VOL 25
ON MAR 05, 2013
Mark Campbell talks about the history of American-stlye architecture and its origins with a famous architect named Frank Lloyd Wright. Mark talks about how Wright's prairie style houses, that emphaises horizontally shaped houses, an open-planned interior, and copiuos glass windows, have had an empact on architects of the time and on the style of houses created today.
Light is the Theme
BY PETRA BACHMAIER
@ AIA 2014 CONVENTION
ON JUN 26, 2014
Chicago based artist Petra Bachmaier wows the audience at PechaKucha Night during the American Institute of Architects National Convention in Chicago. She shares her husband/wife collaboration Luftwerk, which plays with projections on icons of modern architecture after the sun sets.
"Presentation of the Day" on July 10, 2014.
Playing Around: cultivating creativity in kids
BY LINDA MCINTOSH
@ VOL 8
ON SEP 25, 2015
Linda McIntosh is award-winning mixed-media collage artist exhibiting in Canada + Europe and is an active member of the Markham Group of Artists as Coordinator for collaborative art projects in the community. Her presentation talks about how important it is to cultivate curiosity and creativity with children from a young age.
How to make Picture Books
BY ELYS DOLAN
@ VOL 2
ON NOV 17, 2015
Author and illustrator Elys Dolan reveals how exactly she goes about creating children’s picture books. With a focus on characters and animals she shows you what the secret ingrediants are to a great picture book story, including how to get copies of your book burned!
How Restraint will Fuel Your Creativity
BY PIERRICK CALVEZ
@ VOL 27
ON APR 14, 2016
“Maybe eventually in the one route left, you will find new continent of possibility.”
In How Restraint will Fuel Your Creativity from Pechakucha Night Shanghai Vol.27, seemingly contradictionary, Pierrick Calvez makes the case that restraint can actually give you more freedom. He backs this up with relevant examples from various artists. Our conclusion: Think outside of the box, but putting yourself in a(nother) smaller box!
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, June 27th, 2016.
Foraging and Picking
BY BRIAN CARTER
@ VOL 17
ON SEP 15, 2016
"Architects are hunters and gatherers."
In "Foraging and Picking" from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 17, professor of architecture Brian Carter provides a retrospective of twenty postcards from his many travels, highlighting what each image signifies in the mind of an architect. Carter reminds us that architecture can be an international language. It prompts travel, causing us walk into buildings, to meet people, and to listen, sense and smell the places that we go.
This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, November 21st, 2016.
Frank Lloyd Wright: Do I Know Him?
BY CATHERINE BOLDT
@ VOL 20
ON DEC 01, 2016
Catherine Boldt explores her preoccupation with all things Frank Lloyd Wright. She will present original photographs of her workplace, Taliesin. The photos will help tell the story of the time and resources she has invested learning about FLLW and his designs. But the questions stil remains: Do I know Frank Lloyd Wright?
Qu'est-Ce Qui Est Plus Grand?
BY HUWAIDA ISHAAQ
@ VOL 11
ON SEP 30, 2017
Writing has always been Huwaida Ishaaq's passion and with her partner they created Heartwrite. After accepting any and most clients that came their way they decided to write their first ever children's book, and this was how the characters Nina and Kong Kong of their book, Qu'est-ce Qui Est Plus Grand?, became representations of hope and wisdom.
Madison in the Sixties
BY STU LEVITAN
@ VOL 28
ON NOV 29, 2018
20 slides that tell the essential stories of the 1960's in Madison---the escalation of civil rights activism and sntiwar protest from pickets to firebombs; transformation of the ethnic Greenbush neighborhood into the Triangle Urban Renewal Area; the impact of university expansion, and the failed efforts to build Frank Lloyd Wright's auditorium and civic center at Monona Terrace; and som sex, drugs and rock and roll.