PKN 3, Kevin Hoth
May 27, 2009, 3:05 am
Filed under: Events, News, Presentations, Presenter Profiles

Kevin Hoth

Kevin Hoth

Kevin Hoth is a multimedia artist, photographer, and photography faculty member at the Art Institute of Charleston. Kevin has also taught design, digital art, photography and multimedia software at The University of Washington, The University of Georgia, and The Citadel.

Kevin has used traditional and digital photographic technologies creatively since 1995 and has exhibited photography, digital images, video, and solo performance work in over 70 exhibitions around the U.S.

After earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Art (long story), Kevin lived, drove and photographed around the American West for several years. Further study in photography led Kevin to the University of Washington in Seattle where he earned his Master of Fine Arts degree in Photography. While attending the UW, Kevin worked as a faculty technology liaison at the Center for Advanced Research Technology in the Arts and Humanities (CARTAH) and became enamored with digital video. After graduate school Kevin worked in digital video for several years and collaborated extensively with modern dance companies, musicians, and other visual artists.

Kevin was born and bred in Wisconsin but has lived in Spain, Utah, Nantucket Island, Georgia, Washington State, Colorado, New Mexico, regular Mexico, and some other lovely places (like Charleston). Kevin enjoys creating art installations with his daughter, surfing, new music, yoga, and making one decent photograph per day.

 

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PKN Charleston Video
December 3, 2008, 9:35 am
Filed under: Events, News, Presentations

Sam Cook of CGZ3 Films created an awesome short video of the inaugural PKN Charleston Night. Thanks Sam. Enjoy.



Posting Presentations
November 18, 2008, 7:24 am
Filed under: News, Presentations

We are working to gather and post some of the actual presentations from last Wednesday night…so that everyone can spend more time (more than 6 minutes and 40 seconds) with the great ideas and work. Sorry for the delay….thanks.



Pecha Kucha Night – Recap
November 13, 2008, 10:41 am
Filed under: News, Presentations

Thanks to all who participated in Charleston’s first Pecha Kucha Night…you helped make it a magical night.

Each of the nine presenters inspired the capacity crowd. The diverse performances included a visual tour of urban growth patterns via Google Earth, a photo essay on a unique mountain man, a discussion on inspired green architecture, proof of reggae’s influence on modern hip hop, the story of an insouciant young Charlestonian, a call for “brixel” public art, a moving spoken word performance, French-Asian fusion bouillabaisse prepared live, and a beautiful film created just for this evening. Our sincere thanks go out to each of the presenters…for giving so much of themselves.

Here are some highlights, courtesy of photographer Diana Deaver. We will post more images in the coming week.

See the full portfolio here.

Thanks also goes out to the capacity crowd who cheered on the presenters and created a “connection buzz” of sorts that can keep the energy flowing between PKN sessions.

And finally, this event would not have been possible…or free…without the support of a small army of volunteers and sponsors. They put on quite a show.

For those who couldn’t join us last night…know that we’ll be working to increase the capacity and communications reach to include you in the next round. And contact us if you’re willing to lend a hand…we can use the help.

Here are some highlights and recaps from others…with more to come.

The Digitel (article and short movie)

Charleston Inspired

Patrick Properties

Xark