This is the story of Rebecca Ridner's desire for creativity produced a space and community for creative entrepreneurs in Knoxville, TN.
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Building A Creative Community
BY BEN PORTER
@ VOL 8
ON JUL 29, 2015
Ben Porter and Michael Hayes of Plastic Fortune discuss the issue of how to make a more creative city. With a focus on community and social films they describe how they formed a network of creatives including artists, designers, filmmakers, musicians, photographers, performing artists and writers, and believe that by bringing everybody together and sharing contacts, resources and experiences we can increase the artistic output of the city.
Design-Build Education: Creating a New Education Center for Beardsley Community Farm
BY JENNIFER AKERMAN
@ VOL 16
ON AUG 06, 2015
Presented with Bud Archer and Bailey Green.
Students and faculty from the University of Tennessee’s College of Architecture and Design will present on the benefits of design-build education as illustrated by an innovative new building being created for Beardsley Community Farm in Knoxville—a non-profit urban demonstration farm promoting food security and sustainable agriculture. Design-build education through architectural design courses at UT enabled making a building that reinforces Beardsley’s mission. The new structure will operate as a teaching tool helping farm staff and volunteers more effectively engage the public about the benefits of local sustainable farming. It also creates significant public spaces for the benefit of the community at large.
Harrow & Hive
BY PYPER STEVER
@ VOL 5
ON FEB 19, 2016
Learn about the collective power of Harrow & Hive as Pyper Stever, Jennifer Hoyt, and Christina Miller share their passions for local, community and progressive issues and challenge Ellensburg to stop saying, "You know what Ellensburg needs?" and start saying, "Do you know what we can do?"
KnowHow / Youth Programs at the Intersection of Creativity and Critical Thinking
BY ELIZABETH WRIGHT
@ VOL 21
ON NOV 17, 2016
Elizabeth Wright presents "KnowHow" a local community organization that builds youth leadership and community engagement through the arts. KnowHow youth work at the intersection of creativity and critical thinking to engage with their communities, develop solutions to issues that affect their lives, and build vital life skills. Tonight, KnowHow adult allies will share the inspiration and design behind this work, information about their many programs, and their dreams for the future of their organization and our city.
KNOXVILLE BY DESIGN
BY RICHARD FOSTER
@ VOL 26
ON FEB 08, 2018
There is power in the purposeful making of place. Richard Foster believes Knoxville has the potential to become a remarkable 21st Century City. What will that look like and how will we get there? Four years ago, AIA East Tennessee relaunched Architecture Week with a single goal - to engage the broader community in a conversation about the built environment with a series of activities and events that celebrate the places that give shape to our stories, our lives, and our communities.
BY BREANNA HRADOWY
@ VOL 34
ON MAY 31, 2018
Graphic designers Breanna Hradowy and James Raine part of the third year of the Red River College Advanced Communication Design Program, also known as the Hive. Breanna and James represented the sixth year of the Hive, Hive 6.0, and delivered a passionate talk that walked us through the work produced by the graduating class in 2018.
Warning: spoilers ahead.
Breanna and James's talk was recorded live at PechaKucha Night Winnipeg Vol. 34, on May 31, 2018, at the Park Theatre.
For more information on PKN Winnipeg, follow us on Twitter (@pkn_winnipeg), Instagram (@pkn_winnipeg), or Facebook (www.facebook.com/pechakuchanightwinnipeg). PKN Winnipeg is presented by the Manitoba Chapter of the Graphic Designers of Canada.
Tech Art - Creative endeavours in a games industry: where art and code meet
BY ROBERT VAN DUURSEN
@ VOL 15
ON AUG 07, 2018
Robert van Duursen speaks about his adventure in the games industry and his creative endeavours.