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Laura Ramírez

Visual Artist / VJ, Optikal Ink Lab in Bogota

VJing Around the World

PRESENTED ON AUG 01, 2013
IN BOGOTA @ VOL 10

VJ and video mapper Laura Ramirez shows us what she does for a living. She has participated in a great number of VJ events and mapping contests we've never heard of! After trotting the globe and working at iconic places such as Tresor in Berlin, she has finally come back home to share with everyone her knowledge and skills. (In Spanish)

 

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The Evolution of a VJ

BY ZDEN HLINKA
@ VOL 3 ON FEB 29, 2012

In this presentation, VJ Zden Hlinka talks about his humble beginnings, how his career progressed, and covers his achievements in the field of VJing over the past two decades. This presentation is in Slovak.

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My Life as a VJ

BY MICHELLE VAN MILL
@ VOL 7 ON OCT 01, 2013

Michelle van Mil (known as Vj VeeMee) is specialized in live visual performances and content creation, with experience around 200 shows all throughout The Netherlands and Europe. Solo or with her VeeMee-team she works on a large scale of multiple vj-productions. With great passion we love to rock the screens and stages day in, day out.

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How To Party Around The World While Still Looking Super Cool And Attractive

BY ALEX HUGH
@ VOL 5 ON NOV 21, 2014

Alex Hugh is a former Reality Show Winner and published author.  As the First Person Ever To Attend Every Single Major Party In The World For One Year Solo, Alex recounts his journey and experiences for all to enjoy!

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The World Around Me

BY FRANK LANZA
@ VOL 25 ON MAY 29, 2015

When asked "Why did you want to take my photo"

"Simply being yourself in this moment without any effort at all, you're just being you, and that's beautiful."

In The World Around me from Cleveland Vol. 25, photographer Frank Lanza offers his insights on experiencing authenticity though making photos of people. He proposes how not just stories, sights, and sounds are conveyed through photos, but also feelings and how those feeling can help us better understand and connect to the world around us.

This was "Presentation of the Day" on Thursday, August 20th. 

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Tea from Around the World

BY DANIELE LIEUTHIER
@ VOL 5 ON JUL 10, 2015

Dani Lieuthier has travelled for 9 months visiting 9 countries just to study tea. (In Portuguese)

Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVQEeBl0HNA

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LPM an imaginative journey

BY ANTONIO ROSCIANO
@ VOL 7 ON APR 21, 2016

Antonio Rosciano is an event and art producer. Antonio has started VJ since 2001 and has performed various festivals in Italy and Europe. From 2006 he started his career as producer for Festivals. He began helping the organization of Live Performers Meeting (LPM) in Rome, for which he is still in the board of directors. Recently Antonio has been the main organizer of the second edition of the HCMC International Dance Festival 2014 and the creator of KaleidoSoup first international meeting and playground for VJs and visual art performers held in Vietnam 2015.

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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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#conlife: Toy Conventions around the World

BY DON KRATZER
@ VOL 143 ON JAN 25, 2017

"The toys are amazing but the best part is meeting all the people."

Don Kratzer has been involved in the Indie Toy Scene for over a decade and has spent the past year traveling to Toy Conventions all over the world. In #conlife: Toy Conventions around the World, from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 142, he shares his insights into the idiosyncrasies of each local scene and how they relate to the global Art Toy movement.

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Making Animal Friends Around the World

BY MEGAN BRENNAN WOOD
@ VOL 1 ON MAR 15, 2018

Megan Brennan Wood is an attorney and Foreign Service spouse who has traveled around the world with her family, befriending animals wherever she goes. Hear Megan tell the tales of the dogs, cats, pigs, foxes, and other animals she met and whose images she captured in Myanmar, where she lived for two years, and in her travels in southeast Asia. Don't miss the hilarious closing image of (spoiler alert:) her cat as Donald Trump!