SITEWIDE Search Results: “Artist's Life”
Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center
Aug 27, 2015
CARREAU DU TEMPLE,
Jun 06, 2015
Feb 24, 2016
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Nov 23, 2016
Sep 27, 2017
Aug 28, 2017
Box Factory for the Arts
Dec 07, 2017
Mar 02, 2019
Appleton @ Gibson Music Hall on College Avenue
Christchurch as an Artist's Canvas
BY CLAIRE BAKER
@ VOL 23
ON MAY 04, 2015
Manager of CoCA, Center for Contemporary Arts in Chirstchurch New Zealand, Claire Baker shares her insights on how all good decisions are informed decisions based on history.
Contemporary art is no different.
CoCA is no different.
An Artist's Encounter with Lacquer
BY MARIE DO HYMAN-BONEU
@ VOL 4
ON SEP 15, 2016
Lacquer is an ancient art that is the subject of Marie-Do Hyman-Boneu's presentation. She is a French artist who has been working with vegetal lacquer since 2001, when she travelled overland from Europe to Hanoi in Vietnam. What exactly is lacquer and how does she use it in her personal creative process? Marie Do shares her practice with us in ‘An artist's encounter with lacquer.’
THE HOUSE, AN ARTIST'S RETREAT
BY MARK WHITE
@ VOL 15
ON NOV 19, 2016
Mark White, a jovial Canadian living in Kobe, talks about a share house project he is building and constantly tinkering on, called The House. Welcoming guests from all around the world and sharing experiences with them are his prime motivations through this project.
Evolution of a Life of Art
BY STEPHEN ROCK
@ VOL 16
ON JAN 18, 2019
Artist Stephen Rock takes an evolving look at how to “Get Your S*%t together” at Gallery One in Ellensburg, WA. Over a lifelong journey, he takes us from early works done under his art teacher father to installation pieces, public sculpture projects and innovative large format inkjet prints. Each period of exploration contributes to his current mixed process digital print works. He lives in Seattle, WA and is represented by the Seattle Art Museum Gallery.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
A Life as a Luthier
Let Anton Varela guide through "A Life as a Luthier," a presentation given at last July's PechaKucha Night in Ferrol Vol. 2. The presentation is in Galician, but the images alone do tell a great tale.
Water for Life
We're going to end this week's postings on the blog with two new presentations on the site, both recorded at PechaKucha Night in London Vol. 4. First up is Simon Taylor and his presentation that covers the exhibition he designed for the "Water for Life" project, in the building you see pictured in the above photo.
Fire & Sky & Life
“At the end of their lives, these stars celebrated their achievements by hurling life-giving elements into space, in a gently expanding display of intense, nebula beauty.” Retired Professor of Astronomy from the University of Hawaii Gareth Wynn-Williams speaks about the stars and the universe. In “Fire & Sky & Life” from PKN Honolulu Vol. 22, Gareth shows us what 34 years of fantastic astronomy lectures results in.
Life Design Challenge
"Designers are the magicians who give the first speck of magical dust and bring any idea to life."In Life Design Challenge from Bandar Seri Begawan, Vol. 3, Syen Abu Bakar's current project involves a hundred logos and the population of Brunei. In an attempt to show the relationship between designer and company, and the influence design has in life, Syen has created a competition where one hundred logos will be compiled into a book called Brunei 100 Logo Design. With a few personal thoughts about what being a designer is, he quetsions the designer status in Brunei.Enjoy!
Different Rhythm of Life
"With a global trend towards simple life style, there is an undeniable need to just slow down and rethink our priorities and regain our connection with nature." In Different Rhythm of Life from PKN Tokyo Vol. 135, entrepreneur Asako Hibi shares about Tabica, a collaborative consumption service that enables farmers and artisans in rural areas of Japan to connect with those looking for off-the-guidebook experiences. Tabica advocates simple, sustainable lifestyle and wants to support the repopulation and development of local communities throughout Japan.
Real Life as Art
"I want to show you what you look like and I want real life to look like art." In Real Life as Art from PechaKucha Night Nashville Vol. 16, Melissa Fuller explores the fine line between reality and imagination through her impactful photography. Her aim is to capture the person and create a scene which embodies their being.
Bitcoin #WTF? Saved My Life
"Bitcoin is amazing because it is absolutely the most powerful network in the planet right now." In "Bitcoin #WTF? Saved My Life" from PechaKucha Night Hanoi Vol. 11, Freddie Heartlinee tells a quick story about how he, a founder of a fledgling and failing start-up, luckily found the investment of a lifetime after spending most of his retirement savings trying to save his company.
"I do all kinds of different things. I don't like sticking to one medium; I think it makes life more interesting that way." In "Eclectic Life" from PechaKucha Night Detroit Vol. 29, Madalyn Knebel is a Detroit-based freelance graphic designer, set stylist and model. At Build Institute, a local start-up organization that helps people turn business ideas into reality, she is the Brand Strategy Manager as well as a graduate from Build’s business plan course, which allowed for the pursuit of her entrepreneurship aspirations.
Life is a Pitch...
“One of the best salespeople I know is a guy called Brandon. He runs a foundation called life changes in Cape Town. Every day he is selling. He takes gangsters off the street and sells them clean living. Women who have been sex trafficked since age 10, he sells them celibacy.” In "Life is a Pitch…" from PechaKucha Night Johannesburg Vol. 12, Shelley Walters shares her personal insight on life and how our lives are, essentially, a selling process. By improving how we sell ourselves and how we persuade the people around us, we can improve the general well-being of ourselves and others.
The Meaning Of Life
"We've got choices in life, we can decide who we are, where we are gonna go, the people were are gonna be, so just embrace that, and create your own future." In The Meaning of Life from PechaKucha Night Cambridge Vol. 12, Kent Height shares a few of the many ways one can live their lives.