PechaKucha night returned to London for the festival under the new guardianship of Modus. This captivating presentation concept took place at designjunction and will be the first of many across the capital.
Designers and commentators such as Shin Azumi, Luke Pearson, Sam Johnson, Beau McClellan, Marcus Fairs, Helen Parton took to the stage at designjunction for an enthralling packed-out PechaKucha night. Highlights included designer Sam Johnson, who took the topic of profile pictures to hilarious ends. Design entrepreneur Marcus Fairs decided to keep it local for his twenty slides, entertaining the crowd with his tales from Stoke Newington, while Beau McClellan spoke about why creative freedom matters so much to artists, musicians, designers, ending his talk with a note perfect harmonica performance.
Over the next year, this exciting development means there will be a number PechaKucha nights held at different locations throughout the capital. The next event is likely to be at the Design Museum next month. Don't miss out on your chance to attend these fast-paced, creatively-stimulating debates.