PechaKucha Nights 2011              Text                         Colombo                         Devised and shared by    ...
Who & What is PechaKucha?PechaKucha started in Tokyo in 2003 as away for young designers to meet, networkand show their wo...
Who & What is PechaKucha?...PechaKucha is the Japanese term used todescribe the sound of “chit chat”.An idea created by As...
PechaKucha Nights• PechaKucha Nights = PKN is a non-profitevent held 4 times a year• PKN has a unique concept andpresentat...
The 20x20 Format• 20 slides x 20 seconds per slide• Keeps the presentations concise andinteresting
Who can present?• Anyone!• Showcase a creative project or hobby  • Pictures from a holiday, music,    graphic designs, flo...
Miranda Andersen, 11-year-old filmmakerwho presented at a PKN in Canada.
PechaKucha Nights ColomboThe first PKN in Colombo  • When: Saturday 23 July 2011  • Where:The Warehouse Project
PechaKucha Nights Colombo…• 8 presentations a night• Audience of a 1000 people• Food and drinks available• Location will c...
Why be a part of PKN?• Provide a platform form to showcase yourwork and creations• Interact with other likeminded, creativ...
PechaKucha Nights Colombo…Money raised on the night will bedonated to Architecture for Humanity.
Your Investment• Compile a presentation of your work in 20slides together with a commentary of 20seconds on each slide• Ta...
How you can be a part of PKN?• Complete an Application Form  • Available on the website, Facebook and can also    be reque...
Application FormsSend completed Application Forms to:• Email - pkn.colombo@gmail.com• Post - Saskia Fernando Gallery, 61  ...
How you can be a part of PKN?...Want to be a part of PKNs in the future?Visit the website for regular updates anddetails o...
Pecha-kucha.org/night/colomboVisit the website and watch presentationsfrom PKNs around the world…be inspiredand see the 20...
Contact Us:pkn.colombo@gmail.comhttp://pecha-kucha.org/night/colomboFind us on Facebook – Pecha Kucha Colombo
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Who & what is Pechak Kucha?
Pecha Kucha nights?
What is this 20x20?
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Why be a part of PKN?
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  1. 1. PechaKucha Nights 2011 Text Colombo Devised and shared by Klein Dytham architecture
  2. 2. Who & What is PechaKucha?PechaKucha started in Tokyo in 2003 as away for young designers to meet, networkand show their work in public.
  3. 3. Who & What is PechaKucha?...PechaKucha is the Japanese term used todescribe the sound of “chit chat”.An idea created by Astrid Klein and MarkDytham of Klein Dytham architecture.
  4. 4. PechaKucha Nights• PechaKucha Nights = PKN is a non-profitevent held 4 times a year• PKN has a unique concept andpresentation format: 20x20
  5. 5. The 20x20 Format• 20 slides x 20 seconds per slide• Keeps the presentations concise andinteresting
  6. 6. Who can present?• Anyone!• Showcase a creative project or hobby • Pictures from a holiday, music, graphic designs, floral arrangements, sculptures, etc
  7. 7. Miranda Andersen, 11-year-old filmmakerwho presented at a PKN in Canada.
  8. 8. PechaKucha Nights ColomboThe first PKN in Colombo • When: Saturday 23 July 2011 • Where:The Warehouse Project
  9. 9. PechaKucha Nights Colombo…• 8 presentations a night• Audience of a 1000 people• Food and drinks available• Location will change each time• Opportunity for you to network and socialise
  10. 10. Why be a part of PKN?• Provide a platform form to showcase yourwork and creations• Interact with other likeminded, creativepeople• Be a part of a greater good – raise moneyfor charity• No cost to you
  11. 11. PechaKucha Nights Colombo…Money raised on the night will bedonated to Architecture for Humanity.
  12. 12. Your Investment• Compile a presentation of your work in 20slides together with a commentary of 20seconds on each slide• Talk about the concept of your work andyour inspiration
  13. 13. How you can be a part of PKN?• Complete an Application Form • Available on the website, Facebook and can also be requested on email (details to follow)• Not a competition but a way to ensurethere is a good mix of presentations on anight
  14. 14. Application FormsSend completed Application Forms to:• Email - pkn.colombo@gmail.com• Post - Saskia Fernando Gallery, 61 Dharmapala Mawatha, Colombo 7
  15. 15. How you can be a part of PKN?...Want to be a part of PKNs in the future?Visit the website for regular updates anddetails of the next PKN.You can also “like” PechaKucha Colombo onFacebook and stay in touch.
  16. 16. Pecha-kucha.org/night/colomboVisit the website and watch presentationsfrom PKNs around the world…be inspiredand see the 20x20 concept in action.
  17. 17. Contact Us:pkn.colombo@gmail.comhttp://pecha-kucha.org/night/colomboFind us on Facebook – Pecha Kucha Colombo

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