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Svensk Form Channel

Svensk Form (the Swedish Society of Crafts and Design) is a not-for-profit membership association mandated by the Swedish government to promote Swedish design at home and abroad.

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EU-Japan Fest Channel

EU-Japan Fest supports artists and communists in culture and the arts, arranging exchanges between Europe and Japan in this fields. Most of these activities revolve around the European Capital of Culture initiative. Funding is provided through members of the business community and EU member country ambassadors to Japan.

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Nelson @ TSB Bank Festival Mainstage
Oct 17, 2013

PAST Arts Numériques

Chicoutimi @ Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
Mar 20, 2014

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Taos @ TCA - Taos Center for the Arts
Sep 27, 2015

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Tainan
Nov 14, 2015

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Brussels @ Halles Schaerbeek
Oct 11, 2015

PAST VOL 9

Penticton @ Cannery Brewing
Sep 21, 2017

PAST VOL 24

Taos @ TCA - Taos Center for the Arts
Sep 24, 2017

PAST VOL 24

Nelson @ TSB Bank Festival Mainstage
Oct 16, 2017

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Nelson @ TSB Bank Festival Mainstage
Oct 17, 2018

PAST VOL 30

Taos @ TCA - Taos Center for the Arts
Sep 15, 2019

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Arts and Crafts of the State Fair

BY PHILIP BERGER
@ VOL 32 ON DEC 02, 2014

From butter sculpting of local beauty princesses, impressionist quilting, to the home made cakes from scratch. 

Philip Berger discusses of the arts and crafts that he discovered at the Minnesota State fair. Learning that there is no clear definition of art and craft, along with the celebration of locally grown agriculture. 

"Presentation of the Day" on April 15, 2015.

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Guerilla Crafts – Yarnbombing, DIY and the Handmade Revolution

BY FRIDA ARNQVIST ENGSTRÖM
@ VOL 54 ON DEC 08, 2015

Journalist, blogger and writer Gerillaslöjd/Guerilla Crafts author, Frida Arnqvist Engström, runs the blog Kurbits and give talks about contemporary and future handicraft and ways of changing the world with your hands.

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Modern Day Renaissance Man

BY BRUCE BIGFORD
@ VOL 5 ON MAY 19, 2016

Bruce Bigford really IS a modern day renaissance man. He is a Benton Harbor, Michigan resident, artist, painter, craftsman, musician and more which we will hear about in his PK, Modern Day Renaissance Man 

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Innovation, The Traditional Arts and Crafts

BY NAGOMU OGURA
@ VOL 138 ON JUL 27, 2016

染色クリエイターの小倉和さんは、 日本の伝統技法である染色を、 新たな表現で発信するアーティスト達の集うテキスタイルブランド 「TSUNE」 を立ち上げました。染色の様々な見せ方や発信方法、アートとテキスタイル、芸術と文化の暮らしとの交わりについて、たっぷりお話ししてくださいます。

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Do It Better: Do It Yourself

BY MAIYA ROBBIE
@ VOL 8 ON JUN 08, 2017

Maiya Robbie wasn't born with a silver spoon in her mouth, but she learned to embrace the DIY lifestyle and see that everything comes around full circle. Here she explains how a desire for a phone case that wasn't disgustingly plastic led to her crafting her own fabric phone pouches and selling them to like-minded souls around the world on Etsy, and later digressing into making jewelry from old silver spoons to supply galleries far and wide.  

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Simply Delightful: The Lonsdale International Food & Crafts Market

BY LÚCIA FURUKAWA COUTO
@ VOL 24 ON AUG 17, 2017

Are you ready for authentic international food? Lucia Couto will inform us of one of Knoxville’s best kept secrets, The Lonsdale International Food & Crafts Market! It takes place on the second Saturday of the month, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., from May through October. Please join us for a delightful experience! You can practice a foreign language; however, bilingual people are available to assist you at the market. All in a family friendly setting, where children can play, bike, dance, have their faces painted, put together toy kits, or learn how to grow plants.

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The Dying Crafts: A Solution-focused Presentation

BY AMY STROTHER MICHAEL GATZ
@ VOL 6 ON OCT 27, 2017

With a focus on how to solve the problem, Amy Strother and Michael Gatz will discuss the dying crafts and the effects of their disappearance on manufacturing, consumerism, and the environment.

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Japanese Wood Crafts

BY YUKIKO IZUMI
@ VOL 39 ON MAR 21, 2019

In a short story across the world, Yukiko Izumi tells us how she picked up a keen interest in the japanese wood craftsmanship called "kumiko".

The audience is taken through some beautiful examples and the culture surrounding the art, before finally discussing how to keep it all alive for the next generation.

In this evening's break period, people were even lucky enough to get to try it hands-on, as Yukiko had brought some lovely samples!

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Jumping Off Safe Bridges

BY REBECCA ROMANOSKI
IN PORTSMOUTH NH

Rebbecca Romanoski, the Program Director for Arts in Reach, share how the arts help at risk teens. A very informative and amusing presentation.

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Borneo Laboratory

BY WENDY TEO
@ VOL 7 ON MAR 23, 2019

An Evolving Material Library, a laboratory for Borneo Art and Crafts.

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The Power of the Arts

From today we're going to start sharing a couple of presentations a day -- we've been getting our hands on quite a few of late -- and we start with "The Power of the Arts," with Kathryn Blume talking about the power of the arts in building powerful movements for addressing climate change and communicating a potent, creative vision for a world without oil. It was recorded at PechaKucha Night in Montpelier, VT Vol. 3.

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Get Lucky!

BAM and Pecha Kucha Seattle are teaming up for a night of conversation surrounding the theme: Luck of the Draw inspired by the Maneki Neko: Japan's Beckoning Cats – From Talisman to Pop Icon exhibit. The evening's program will feature local artists and presenters including Jet City Improv, Jason Walker, Rick Araluce, George Rodriguez, Iole Alessandrini, Casey Curran, Nichole Dement, and many more! Come one, come all - we can't wait to see you there!

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SEA PKN vol. 48

Pecha Kucha Seattle and BAM are joining forces again for PKN SEA v. 48: Telling Tales. The evening will bring together presentations exploring the theme of storytelling, inspired by BAM’s Telling Tales and Rick Araluce exhibitions. The event will be held on Friday, November 1, 6:30 – 8:30 PM, 2013 at the Bellevue Arts Museum. Come one, come all - we can't wait to see you there! PRESENTERS INCLUDE: Randall "The Robot" Statler // Barbara Piscioneri // Steven Miller // Anjani Millett // Keith Lewis // Cath Brunner // James Garth Todd & more!

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Digitizing the Arts

Live train-location apps, war games that teach ethics, and haptic-touch devices that allow users to virtually touch delicate works of art. Director of Caper Katy Beale explains their role in connecting the art world with the digital world. In "Digitizing the Arts" from PKN Tokyo Vol. 114, Katy introduces some of the programs they have been developing to make the arts more accessible and fun for future generations. 

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Arts and Crafts of the State Fair

Butter-sculptures of local beauty princesses, impressionist quilting, homemade cakes from scratch.  Philip Berger discusses of the arts and crafts that he discovered at the Minnesota State fair. In "Arts and Crafts of the State Fair" from PKN Chicago Vol. 32 we learning that there is no clear definition of art and craft, and that the celebration of locally grown agriculture is truly a sight to see. 

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PechaKucha at Bellevue Arts Museum

PechaKucha Night Seattle is teaming up this week with Bellevue Arts Museum for an evening in their distinctive new building, designed by noted architect Steven Holl. The evening will include a conversation surrounding the exhibition The New Frontier: Young Designer-Makers in the Pacific Northwest. 

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The York Arts Barge

"York has no dedicated social art space. York should have one. We want to create one ...and we want to create it on a barge." In "The York Arts Barge" from PechaKucha Night York Vol. 8 Marcia Mackey and Christian Topman discuss their project that aims to convert a floating river barge into a dedicated arts centre, filling a need for which York currently lacks. Here they share their vision and inspirations for the barge, the positive impact it will have on the community, and the challenges they face in hosting art on the River Ouse. 

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Rural Arts Activism

In honor of International Day of Rural Women: "These days, arts and artists are mostly urban, this is not news, but whenever things are brought from the wilderness to the country, to the city, they are brought to make a point." In "Rural Arts Activism" from PechaKucha Night Halifax Vol. 21, Associate Professor at NSCAD University Karin Cope presents the many creative opportunities in Halifax to explore the arts to enhance the lives of the members of her rural community.  Karen is a poet, sailor, photographer, videographer, writer, activist, and blogger. Her publications include scholarly works (Passionate Collaborations: Learning to Live with Gertrude Stein,) popular histories (Casting a Legend: The Story of the Lunenburg Foundry), poetry (What we’re doing to stay afloat), short stories, and substantial blogs. A founding member of Art and Activism at NSCAD, Cope is also a community activist on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia. 

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Call for Speakers

Pecha Kucha Malden is looking for speakers for the inaugural Pecha Kucha night taking place September 21, 2018 at The Gallery in Malden. Speakers give quick presentations that include 20 images shown for 20 seconds each for a total of six minutes and forty seconds. Topics should be aligned with the them Art and Innovation. The talk can be on scientific or technological research/discoveries, artistic breakthroughs, or anything disrupting the status quo within the arts or incorporating the arts as a communication channel or way to communicate elements of the innovation. If you are interested in speaking in September or at another event, please contact ose@thegalleryinc.com.  

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Pecha Kucha EDI returns to Inspace courtesy of New Media Scotland. A special edition of Pecha Kucha Edinburgh 8.20pm Thursday 13th June '19 showcasing selected highlights of the Architecture Fringe 2019 provocation: In Real life. Tickets available from 12 noon, 3rd May 2019, see weblink below venue address details. With thanks to Mark Daniels, New Media Scotland.