Academy + Education

Preston Manor Speakers Panel

14 December 2014 | Comment Here

The students of Preston Manor High School ask our speakers questions. With: Karen Palmer (Interactive Artist), Simon Hay (Developer), Lilac Sheer (Musician) & Colin Hegarty (Maths Teacher). From WOW TALKS // PRESTON MANOR, Thursday 27th Nov 2014, at Preston Manor High School.

Academy + Education

Colin Hegarty // Are you paying attention?

12 December 2014 | Comment Here

Colin is an award meeting maths teacher at Preston Manor, having won the Teaching Awards Teacher of the Year for Outstanding Use of Technology in Education this year. In his talk he explains why he left a solid career in the financial sector to pursue his dream of being a teacher. From WOW TALKS // PRESTON MANOR, Thursday 27th […]

Arts + Culture

Karen Palmer // Who are you?

9 December 2014 | Comment Here

Karen talks to the students of Preston Manor about what led her into filmmaking, and furthermore why she moved away from commercial film work towards her current artistic endeavours, including her new interactive video project in conjunction with the V&A. From WOW TALKS // PRESTON MANOR, Thursday 27th Nov 2014, at Preston Manor High School.

Arts + Culture

Emily Holden // What parts of your life do you give 100 percent to?

16 October 2014 | Comment Here

Emily’s music is a combination of violin with beats, electronic textures, and pop vocals. She began playing the instrument from the age of six, being trained classically. From that start point she has branched out to incorporate other styles and genres into her writing, making music that’s very much representative of her passions and interests. From WOW TALKS // […]

Architecture + Design

Marvin Amberg // When you wake up in the morning, do you look forward to your work?

15 October 2014 | Comment Here

Marvin Amberg is the co-founder of caseable, a Brooklyn and Berlin based company that offers customization of mobile accessories and provides artists with an innovative canvas to sell their work. Although always seeking an entrepreneurial life, Marvin started to work for a large investment bank after school. At age 25 he took the chance, left his job in Germany and […]

Architecture + Design

Michael Stern // Are we living with a limited number of smiles?

14 October 2014 | Comment Here

Michael brings extensive creative experience to Stonehenge having worked throughout Europe and Israel designing events and lifestyle celebrations. He is renowned for transforming space into dynamic, interactive comfort zones. In his talk he speaks about how his childhood in the US, experiences of studio 54 and subsequent move to Israel informed his current career designing real estate that aims to […]