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Twenty Beautiful Buildings and Places of Kyiv

PRESENTED ON FEB 22, 2012
IN KYIV @ VOL 7

Oleg Zhary is a photographer who lives and works in Kyiv, and in this presentation, he gives us all a stunning photographic tour of the capital of Ukraine through its iconic objects. (in Ukrainian)

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Modern Architecture in Kyiv

BY VLADIMIR GEIKO
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

In Vladimir Geiko's presentation, he covers the injection of revolutionary ideas in the architectural appearance of Kyiv, and introduces us to the most advanced building technologies. (in Ukrainian)

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Kyiv in the 70s and 80s

BY TATIANA GURYEVA
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

Tatiana Guryeva's presentation is based on recollections of her childhood. You'll see the Kyiv of the 70s and 80s, or at least how it has remained in her memory, as well as Pechersk, the area where she grew up, and Podol, the area where she currently lives. (in Ukrainian)

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Kyiv Explore Together

BY DAN VORONOV
@ VOL 7 ON FEB 22, 2012

Dan Voronov is a writer and director, and in this presentation he explains how he has developed what he considers to be an improved way of conducting urban hikes. He's behind the "Kyiv explore together" project in which, under his guidance every Saturday, a group gets together to cross difficult terrain within Kiev. (in Ukrainian)

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The Incredible Stories of Wooden Buildings

BY MARTIN RAJNIŠ
@ VOL 8 ON JUL 14, 2012

The presentation contains stories about wooden buildings that were realised in the Czech Republic by Martin Rajnis and his students. The buildings are inspired by traditional dwellings found in many parts of the world, that are friendly to the environment and, for the most part, very cheap. Martin also points out the bureaucratic system that affects Czech building policies. (in Czech)

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Green Buildings

BY MARK DYTHAM
@ HEINEKEN STAR LOUNGE ON MAY 15, 2013

Presented as part of a themed's special event that revolved around the color "green," Klein Dytham architecture's Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham share some of their favorite green buildings -- and by this, we mean buildings colored green!

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Around the World in 20 Buildings

BY NICK LOMAX
@ VOL 24 ON MAY 25, 2016

“I’m showing a different building for each slide - and that’s quite ambitious, actually, because I know we have 20 slides for one building.”

In "Around The World in 20 Buildings", from PechaKucha Night Brighton Vol. 24 Nick Lomax takes us on a tour of twenty buildings he has designed all around the world. Facing different challenges, including weather and the surrounding environment. Nick is a phenomenal, prize-winning architect from the United Kingdom.

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Tuesday, October 11th, 2016. 

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Books and Buildings

BY FELICITY BRISTOW
@ VOL 3 ON AUG 31, 2016

Felicity Bristow talks to us about her love for drawing, architecture and books.

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An obsession with arts, hearts & buildings

BY ANDREA COCKERTON
@ VOL 14 ON MAR 06, 2018

Andrea Cockerton believes people are capable of more than they think. Buildings can be differently beautiful when used unexpectedly. Colliding these together through the arts is what drives her.

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Restoration and Light

BY CARLOTTA LUKE
@ VOL 33 ON JUN 26, 2019

Documenting the restoration of historical buildings can bring unexpected compositions with light and colour. Carlotta Luke shows us her most recent photography project of the Brighton Corn Exchange and Dome.