The whole thing that powers a PechaKucha event -- whether it's a city-based PechaKucha Night or a "Powered by PechaKucha" event -- is the "20 images x 20 seconds" format. WATCH is where you'll find presentations from all over the world -- get inspired!
Create, Collaborate, Celebrate
BY WILLIAM GREENWALT
@ VOL 165
ON JUL 17, 2019
Will Greenwalt talks about his passion for collaborative creation and celebration of the moving image, as he shares the challenges behind taking a DIY approach to turning passion projects into a film making career in Tokyo.
BY JANET CULBERTSON
@ VOL 28
ON JUN 14, 2019
Janet Culbertson, as an eco-feminist artist for over 50 years, Janet paints the earth's diverse creatures and landscapes. Traveling the world to expolare their beauty and demise. Her work has been exhibited across the world as she continues to capture nature's begininngs and ends.
BY LAURA TURON
@ VOL 19
ON JUN 28, 2018
Laura Turon is a mixed media Border artist from El Paso, Texas whose work presents ephemeral art installations through processes that combine different light interpretations, mark making, repetition, design, and large-scale compositions. Laura is the founder and creator of Paradox Traveling Art, a mobile art installation gallery within a converted school bus, which creates and presents mobile art installations and murals. With a special focus on delivering art to communities that have limited or no access to art, and creating opportunities for artists to encourage and promote the creative arts.
The Light and Times of Cody Fjeldsted
BY CODY FJELDSTED
@ VOL 37
ON FEB 20, 2019
By day, Cody Fjeldsted is an elementary school teacher but at night, he picks up his camera to shoot the Northern Lights. Here, Cody recalls his beginnings with his Northern Lights photography and how it's permeated his everyday life. Truly a feast for the eyes, get ready to be amazed by Cody's stunning work in this 20x20 talk.
Cody's talk was recorded live at PechaKucha Night Winnipeg Vol. 37, on February 20 2019, 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.
Seeing the World in LEGO: Mixing Creativity, Art and STEM
BY LUKE LYONS
@ VOL 19
ON JUN 04, 2019
What if the world was made of LEGO? In this talk, Luke Lyons shares how he sees the world as tiny plastic interlocking bricks. Lyons, like many children, grew up playing with LEGO, but today he uses LEGO as an outlet for his creativity and artistic side. He has created LEGO scale buildings of old high schools, university buildings, train stations and designed his own museum specifically for the purpose of displaying a LEGO Tyrannosaurus rex. He discusses how LEGO promotes creativity in STEM education, while still accessing the arts.
BY VASCO MOURÃO
@ VOL 164
ON MAY 28, 2019
Artist Vasco Mourão unveils an ongoing series of artworks on paper that derive from personal recollections of Tokyo’s urbanscape. Drawing in a stream of consciousness with memories flowing and intermingling, he strives to knit together fragments of the urban skin and details from selected locations around the city. In doing so, each drawing can be traced back to a unique place in Tokyo and how he remember/draws its features.
Wings And A Camera
BY KAT GEBAUER
@ VOL 7
ON APR 05, 2019
If you're gonna go on an outdoor adventure with Kat Gebauer, you better be ready to put on wings. Kat is an outdoor enthusiast with a spirit that is hard to top and lucky for us, she brings her camera to document all of the fabulous places she finds. So sit back for a tour as Kat takes you across the globe and reveals her next big adventure.
Hiatus & Retrospective
BY LEX DODSON
@ VOL 37
ON APR 30, 2019
As an editorial photographer, Lex Dodson explores worlds and tell stories through the lens of his cameras. These detailed worlds give him inspiration & teach him lessons in emotion, personalities, and in capturing the moments of his subjects.
He specializes in portrait and action photography and believes in adapting his approach to each subject. Taking more time to learn the lessons in new school ways he pushes the boundaries of his camera in each shot to get closer to the action.