The international language of hand gestures


Hand gestures can speak volumes about people, events and moments in time. From insults to salutations, from praise to penance hand gestures reveal our true feelings without the use of any words. But these gestures aren’t universal. Culture and society influence the use of gestures. In five minutes we’ll explore gestures and how they are used around the globe.

David Abramowski


Portland transplant getting steeped in PDX culture. Enjoys kibitzing with entrepreneurs, volunteering for local events and figuring out how to make people laugh.