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Grandmother Gingko

BY ADRIAN HINCAPIE
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 21, 2019

The power of symbols and love! Adrian Hincapie reveals how his revered grandmother from Columbia lives on through the life-force of a local Gingko tree.

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Common Ground

BY JOHN KOVALSKY
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 21, 2019

John Kovalsky never met his grandfather, but he did have photographs from his grandfather’s amazing cross-country adventures! John followed his grandfather’s path and recreated the images, but did not anticipate what happened along the way!

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Snow Potatoes

BY NINA LESIGA
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 21, 2019

Some traditions don’t hold up to the passage of time. Or do they? Nina Lesiga shares her attempt at passing on her mother’s tradition of baking potatoes to warm the body and soul.

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Magic Happens - Stories that Stretch, Empower, and Provoke Transformation

BY LAURA PIRIE
@ VOL 4 ON MAR 21, 2019

Magic happens every day: but what is it that makes an experience magical? How can we recognize the magical? And once magic "happens", how can that experience inspire creativity? Laura Pirie shares stories of empowerment and transformation, both personal and community, across time and space!

 

SITEWIDE Search Results: “transformations”

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Bern @ Kornhausforum Bern
Mar 19, 2010

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Bangalore
Jan 26, 2012

PAST VOL 6

Milan @ Stecca 3.0 Incubatore per l'arte
Nov 28, 2013

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Paris @ VOLUMES coworking
Jun 29, 2016

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St Joseph @ The Livery Microbrewery
Sep 16, 2016

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Providence @ WaterFire Arts Center
Oct 25, 2017

PAST VOL 6

Genève @ Voisins
Nov 01, 2018

PAST VOL 4

Bridgeport @ Barnum Museum
Mar 21, 2019

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Follow Your Bliss

BY JENNIFER WOLFE
@ VOL 6 ON DEC 17, 2014

Jennifer Wolfe knows a thing or two about change and transformation. In this presentation, she shares with us what happens -- both within ourselves and in the world around us -- when we have the courage to follow our bliss. 

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What is Movement

BY SANNE VAASSEN
@ VOL 30 ON JUN 13, 2016

What does movement represent for you? For Sanne Vaassen, movement is either a transition or a transformation within a certain duration. Her works capture some of these movements, like the types of water current, a tree's transformation from summer to winter...Her works represent the reality in which we all live, and what more important and interesting, the established symbols and traditions that we apply.

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Re:NEW Festival

BY JEN SAFFRON
@ VOL 24 ON JUL 14, 2016

Jen Saffron shares about the month-long celebration of creative re-use, transformation & sustainability. Re:NEW Festival programming includes art exhibitions, expos and conventions, markets of artwork and goods made of upcycled materials, workshops, performances, talks and tours, and satellite programs at diverse organizations around the city. Artists and organizations may apply to be vendors or sponsors, and the festival is looking for volunteers.

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It’s a Test! The Power of Urban Prototyping

BY NINA CHASE
@ VOL 25 ON OCT 06, 2016

"We're showing citizens what they're buying before they write the final check."

In It’s a Test! The Power of Urban Prototyping from PechaKucha Night Pittsburgh Vol. 25, Landscape architect and urban designer Nina Chase talks about temporary fun, public space, and urban transformation. She shares the power of prototyping and the impact design have in the communication between public spaces, the city council and the community. 

This was "Presentation of the Day" on July 18th, 2017. 

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It All Started with a Pair of Pants

BY MONIKA MILLER
@ VOL 27 ON MAY 10, 2018

Monika Miller, certified KonMari consultant, takes a lighthearted look at how asking herself "Does it spark joy?” when organizing her belongings led to a radical “decluttering” of her life. Her presentation is part story of personal transformation and part meditation on our things and the surprising force they can exert on our lives. Monika’s plunge into intentional living did not start with a grand plan, but with the simple decision to discard a pair of black pants. 

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It’s Ok To Sometimes Feed Your Kids Cereal For Dinner

BY CARLI DIXON
@ VOL 37 ON DEC 13, 2018

Carli Dixon is the co-owner of The Brightside and co-owner of Freezeframe | Bloombeads flower preservation also located in this building. She has lived downtown ever since coming home from college, and currently lives in South Park with her husband and two kids. Her favorite recent quote is one from her son’s paper about the 1913 Dayton flood, in which he wrote “Many businesses had to shut down completely because of the damage. But some stayed very strong like the core values of Dayton. That’s what makes us very special. We are people who work for what we want, need and is right.”

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Transformation

BY LISA VAN GINNEKEN
@ VOL 22 ON JAN 24, 2018

When organizations are in need of an abrupt change, mental freedom is necessary for the people behind these organizations. Lisa van Ginneken teaches us some important lessons in which she guides us through her experience with organizational change that has a lot of similarities with a very fundamental change in her personal life.