Wednesday, February 17, 2010

Pecha Kucha for Haiti

In my inbox this morning:

PechaKucha Night Denver Vol. 8 is this Saturday, February 20th, at the Museum of Contemporary Art!

PechaKucha for Haiti
On Saturday February 20th, PechaKucha events will be held all around the world, including Denver, as a fundraiser for Architecture for Humanity to rebuild in Haiti. All the PechaKucha Night cities will be connected by a 24-hour PechaKucha presentation WAVE that will gradually move westward city by city, circumnavigating the globe.

2-4 pm: watch the live stream of the PechaKucha WAVE as it makes its way west towards Denver.
4-6 pm: presentations by Denver architects and designers on the theme of "rebuild."

20 images x 20 seconds, 200 cities, 2,000 presentations, 200,000 people.
Rebuilding a nation 20 seconds at a time.

Saturday, February 20th
MCA Denver / 1485 Delgany Street
Viewing Party 2-4 pm
Denver Event 4-6 pm

Museum admission: 5 cents
Event: please donate $5 / $10 / $20
All donations go to Architecture for Humanity
Cash bar

The global press release follows below.

Please forward this on to your friends and colleagues in the Denver area, and we hope to see you there!

PechaKucha Night Denver team

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