November 4, 2011

PechaKucha Night in Winnipeg

The Park theatre, 698 Osborne Street
November 10 · 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
doors open at 7:30 pm
$5 (suggested donation, at the door)

Join GDC Manitoba as we present our eighth PechaKucha Night event in Winnipeg and final event of the 2011 calendar.

We've assembled a dazzling and diverse display of speakersy. From fine arts to upstarts, masters of the pens, lens, drums, stage and all that jazz, PechaKucha Night in Winnipeg, Vol. 8, guarantees good times.

The stars of our show:
Jason Boychuk, web developer, CBC Sports
Celes Davar, travel outfitter
Ward Fisher, architect
Ariel Gordon, poet, and Julia Michaud, designer
Sarah Hodges, writer/photographer
ML Kenneth, artist
Joe Kerr, photographer/gallery owner
Nick Kolisnyk, drummer
Blair McEvoy, singer, Dust Rhinos
Paul Nolin, executive director, Winnipeg Jazz Festival
David Pensato, interactive brand strategist
Alix Sobler, writer/performer
Albertine Watson, RRC Creative Communications student

PechaKucha Night was devised in Tokyo in 2003 as an event for designers to meet, network and to show their work in public. Drawing its name from the Japanese term for the sound of conversation ("chit chat"), it's based on a simple idea: 20 images x 20 seconds.

Hope to see you there!

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