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Fun and Unique Approach to Architecture Projects
BY RAFAEL A. BALBOA
@ VOL 126
ON JUN 24, 2015
What do Monsters, Prosthetics and Cannibalism have to do with Urban Architecture? Rafael A. Balboa from architecture studio and urban think-tank STUDIO WASABI, talks about injecting humor and non-sense into architecture. Rafael presents project case studies from Split (Croatia), Riga (Latvia), Jakarta (Indonesia) and Tokyo, highlighting the studio's unique approach of designing from metaphors.
Be iconic. Be unique. Auf der Suche nach der Einzigartigkeit für die eigenen vier Wände
BY SARAH SCHACHENHOFER
@ VOL 9
ON MAY 12, 2016
Sarah Schachenhofer und Klemens Seyr sind IUNICUM. IUNICUM ist eine Onlineplattform für handgefertigte Möbel nach Maß. Bekannt sind sie zum Beispiel für ihre Koffermöbel, aber auch für andere besondere Unikate. Ihre Möbel erzählen eine Geschichte. Hohe Qualität, Langlebigkeit und Handarbeit sind den beiden Gründern wichtig. Sie sind ständig auf der Suche nach der Einzigartigkeit für die eigenen vier Wände, in denen man ja ca. ein Viertel seines Lebens verbringt. www.iunicum.at
Mistress Syndrome: A Uniquely American Story of Lies, Betrayal, & Denial
BY AMANDA GROSS
@ VOL 25
ON OCT 06, 2016
A story of the construction of white womanhood told through images. Amanda Gross uses her personal experiences, cultural, religious, and ethnic history as a case study to unpack identity at the intersection of race, gender, and class in the US context. Amanda is an artist and anti-racist community organizer living and working in Pittsburgh, PA.
Honey of a Thousand Flowers
BY SARAH WINWARD
@ VOL 24
ON MAR 30, 2018
Sarah is a destination wedding florist that creates flower arrangements inspired by the texture and changing of seasons in nature. Her flowers evoke the feeling of freshly gathered garden flowers, with all their natural variations and inconsistencies.
She has traveled all over the world creating flowers for couples in many different environments. Her philosophy is that flowers should feel natural in the environment that they are going to be viewed in. S
he goes to great lengths to source the perfect flowers to complete a desired look, but also finds many of her materials in the immediate area that the event will be held. The final product truly is an extension of it’s surroundings, her interpretation of nature. She finds joy in collaborating with a couple to create flowers unique for their event; taking inspiration from them, the season, and the surroundings. Each arrangement is more than just a centerpiece or a bouquet, it has layers of beauty that are meant to be experienced, not just seen. Sarah works internationally , but resides in Salt Lake City, Utah, where she calls the base of the Rocky Mountains home.
BY ADAM & JOSHUA FRENCH
@ VOL 10
ON JUN 21, 2018
Adam and Joshua's (Adua) presentation takes us on their extraordinary journey in order to see life from their perculiar perspective. After experiencing the post holiday blues back in 2013, they strived to make everyday different by allocating a theme to each month and prevent their lives from feeling 'Groundhoggy'. After experiencing months of foxes, herbs, flags and even the number 37, they discovered you can make every day worth while and emphasise your creativity by the limitations you place upon yourself.
Creating a unique Dress Code
BY ANDY BOOTHMAN
@ VOL 16
ON OCT 17, 2018
Andy Boothman, an experienced graphic designer, was inspired by a computer glitch to create designs for a range of high quality shirts. Not content with designing them he dived into a whole new world of manufacturing and retailing - all while keeping his established business running. Andy shares the experience of wearing two hats and all that was involved in getting Dress Code Shirts up and running.
Erratum - a range of beautiful useless products
BY JEREMY HUTCHISON
@ VOL 19
ON MAR 27, 2019
At the 17th instalment of PechaKucha London at the amazing design studio HASSELL, Jeremy used his 6 minutes and 40 seconds to great effect by sharing with the crowd the story behind his "unique" and "useless" objects produced by manufacturers around the world, under instruction from Jeremy to insert errors into the designs.
This lucky PechaKucha audience was in stitches of laughter from start to finish!
BY LENKA CHÝLOVÁ
@ VOL 1
ON MAY 16, 2019
„Písničky píšu jako svou kroniku a kdyby snad něco chybělo najdete mne na Facebooku.”
Zpěvák, textař, hraje na kytaru a harmoniku. Je frontmanem rockové kapely KEKS, kterou založil s Petrem Dudíkem na přelomu let 1981 a 1982. Kapela působila nejprve na Benešovsku, Táborsku a Čáslavsku, v současnosti hraje po celé České republice.
SITEWIDE BLOG POSTS
Learn by doing
Volodymyr Vorobyiov presenting his unique experience at PKN vol.6 IT Dnepropetrovsk of creating educational center, combing need of programmers to study and need of young programmers to learn by doing. This a perfect opportunity for non professional teachers to share their programming experience and non professional programmers to start actual work.
3D-Printed for Daily Life
Ready to use, hot off the 3D-presses! Architect Oscar Glottman talks about a unique 3D-printing technology called MGX by Materialise. In "3D-Printed for Daily Life" from PKN Miami Vol. 23, we learn that the defining feature of this particular method allows products to be printed from the machine nearly completly assembled. With creations ranging from jewelry to furniture, 3D printing utilizes both mathematic equations and organic compositions to create unique, usable designs that are ready to use not long after their creation.
“We’re a bunch of weird brothers making a film about male lactation.” Filmmaker Noble Robinette speaks on his unique project entitled “MALK.” In “Malk” from PKN Knoxville Vol. 13 Noble describes what started as a mockumentary on male lactation and the efforts of a group of men to get closer to their families.
City Focus: Hamamatsu
We're pointing the PechaKucha "City Focus" spotlight towards the shadow Japan's Mt. Fuji, on the coastal city of Hamamatsu, where Okada-san, a PechaKucha Night Tokyo veteran and Hamamatsu native has returned home after many years away, to pick up the torch in bringing the community's creatives together in celebrating all the cool things that make the city unique. Keep your eyes and ears peeling for their upcoming presentations from their recent Vol. 5.
PechaKucha People: Carl Hildebrand
Carl Hildebrand is a cultural provocateur who makes inroads and breaks through barriers. Everything Carl does is about inclusiveness, civic engagement, and social innovation. He has the unique ability to find commonalities between disparate groups and individual interests, while serving as director of The Art Butler, PechaKucha Night Miami and MIAMI SOUP.
A Sense of Place
"Through hiking and singing, I discovered how deeply in love I was with my culture... With Bulgaria." In “A Sense of Place" from PechaKucha Night Asheville Vol. 11, Bistra Hristova creates an audiovisual journey through several Bulgarian Mountains and their unique folklore traditions.
Something New and Exciting is Coming to #ldnont
Date: Wednesday, January 25, 2017Time: 6:20pm – 8:20pmLocation: Innovation Works (201 King Street) Something new and exciting it coming to #ldnont – something that is connected to a movement taking place in more than 900 places around the world! It’s PechaKucha Night #ldnont – and vol. 1 is coming on Wednesday, January 25, 2017! Are you looking to meet awesome and creative people? Do you love to hear cool experiences, ideas and stories? Are you attracted to the idea of sharing YOUR story with others in a relaxed, fun and unique way? SO COOL! What kind of stories can I anticipate?Literally anything that people think worth sharing including a personal story, an idea, a project, a passion, interesting snaps and experiences from your last adventure (not a sales pitch); these are just a few examples. During each PechaKucha Night #ldnont event, there will be up to a maximum of 8 stories and time to mingle before the event and at intermission.I LOVE IT! Can I present my story?Absolutely, and don’t let the word “presentation” alarm you. The beauty of PechaKucha is that anyone can present! Some meetups will come with a theme, yet for PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 1 on January 25th, we will leave it open for presenter proposals. The stories are chosen based on diversity of topics, people and ideas. If you don’t make the cut for PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 1 we will get in touch about PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2 on Wednesday, April 25, 2017.EEEP! Not sure if I’m ready to submit a proposal!All good! Come on out to PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 1 on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 and experience the evening as a supportive audience member! After the first event you can decide if you are ready to submit a presentation proposal for PechaKucha Night #ldnont vol. 2 on Wednesday, April 25, 2017.WHOA! What happens when I subscribe to the PechaKucha Night #ldnont webpage?The more supporters we have, the more people will learn about this new and fun networking event in London, Ontario! The database of your contact information will not be used for any purpose but information about updates of PechaKucha Night #ldnont.
Flying Solo: The Joys of Travelling Alone
Liz Williams discusses the importance of traveling and the empowerment and unique experiences that happen when you travel alone.
Juho Viitasalo shares Construction 2000, a unique geometric steel sculpture in Helsinki, Finland. Its most eye catching feature is a 600 kg pyramid that seems to float in air without any support. This 10 meter tall physics defying structure has stood since 1982 and is truly unique in the world. However it is still somewhat unknown. Construction 2000 was designed by Markku Viitasalo and now his son wants to take the design to the world out of the confines of the office block where it stands in Helsinki. More information here: http://viitasalo.com/himmeli/
If The Box Fits
Bedfordshire-based Illustrator, Georgina Westley tells us how I became the "lady that does those travel posters" by developing a unique style that creates beautiful artwork of places that people call their happy place.