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Pecha Kucha at Opalka Gallery

October 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Join in a fun night of PechaKucha presentations by interesting local people.

PechaKucha is a presentation format that is a strict 20 images projected for 20 seconds each. This keeps presentations to a brisk 6 minutes and 40 seconds.

PechaKucha Nights are held worldwide, hosts schedule about 10 speakers in an evening.

Beer and snacks will be served and it’s a fun, social evening where people might go away a little more informed about various subjects.

Speakers include –

  • James Preller, on records and memory
  • Karen Christina Jones, on either Callaloo Theater Company or her quest to find the first black female graduate of RPI
  • Marey Paley, on her film The Neighborhood that Disappeared
  • Lisa Anderson, Schuyler Flatts Reburial
  • Mary Liz Stewart and Paul, founders of the Underground Railroad History Project
  • Oliver Peters
  • Jon Turo, beer master, Unintentional use of architecture, focusing on skateboards and bikes using the city in unintended ways–will spotlight local and world famous skate spots.
  • Luke Luyckx, wandering taste-tester, “Aurora, Gluten, and Me” (something about biking across the country and eating pastries)

Details

Date:
October 18
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Website:
https://opalka.sage.edu/programs-events/

Venue

Opalka Gallery
140 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208
Phone:
518-292-8607
Website:
opalka.sage.edu

Organizer

Amy Griffon
Phone:
518-292-8607
Email:
griffa@sage.edu
Website:
opalka.ssage.edu
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