April 14: Pecha Kucha Night Amsterdam Volume 13
As some of you may know, we are also the people behind the Pecha Kucha Night series in Amsterdam. For that reason we are proud to announce a new version. It’ll al be taking place on Wednesday 14 April at Mediamatic’s art space in the former ABN AMRO building at the Vijzelstraat. Come along, show and tell, get inspired, and have a great night out loaded with fresh mind food. Expect a stunning line-up with a wide, wide range of pioneers who can’t wait to tell you about their ideas, motives and best projects in 20 slides of 20 seconds.
Presenters at this 13th edition are Madje Vollaers/Pascal Zwart (Studio VollaersZwart), Melle Smets, Ronald Rietveld (Rietveld Landscape), Jo de Lange (Shapeways), Teun Castelein/Sylvain Vriens, Heleen Klopper (Woolfiller), Tjerk Ridder (Trekhaak Gezocht), Gijs Gieskes, Paul Wolterink (Department of Development), Sander ter Braak, George Gottl/Oliver Michell (UXUS), Tetsuro Miyazaki/Tom Niekamp (WeTapWater), and Erwin Pols (Mwah).
Breaks will be filled with drinks, funky tunes by Mediamatic’s Nikos and visuals by Merel Das aka Blackbird Badger. Doors open at 8.20 PM, presentations start at 9 PM. Visit the Pecha Kucha Night Facebook page where you can invite your friends, and where you can let us know if you’ll be attending. Don’t miss it when you’re in Amsterdam!
—To provide you with a little glimpse of what to expect, check out this video of Sander ter Braak’s wicked Augmented Anamorphosis project: