Archive for the ‘Paintings and Sculpture’ Category

Life Threads: ocean-inspired paintings by Giorgia Concato

Life Threads: ocean-inspired paintings by Giorgia Concato
Giorgia Concato and Carola Syz, with Threads of Light. Life Threads: ocean-inspired paintings by Giorgia Concato, in London show presented by Carola Syz Projects By James Brewer “I have always loved diving, ever since I was a little girl, ” says the artist Giorgia Concato, an aficionada of depths...
May 15th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Call of the wild…

Call of the wild…
Blue Skies on Exmoor. Print by Luna North. Call of the wild: Exmoor landscapes inspire contemporary printmaker Luna North By James Brewer Untamed moorland landscapes of southwest England never cease to fascinate Luna North, an artist and printmaker who lives in rural Devon. She follows in a fine tradition...
May 8th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

GAC moves 3.5 ton sculpture from Poland to New York

GAC moves 3.5 ton sculpture from Poland to New York
Arrived at destination – the sculpture on its way through Manhattan Beating the odds to meet shipping deadline New York,  26 April 2016 – There’s a unique new artwork on display at one of Manhattan’s best-known cultural hubs, and it was GAC that delivered it from Europe to the Big Apple. Van...
April 26th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Logistics, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Ship Agencies, Technology | Read More

Results of the HELMEPA Junior Panhellenic Drawing Contest

Results of the HELMEPA Junior Panhellenic Drawing Contest
1st Prize 5-7 year old “A Clean Ocean means a Living Planet!”. With this theme, 390 Groups of the “HELMEPA Junior” Program, from 109 Kindergartens and Primary Schools around the country, sent 395 wonderful artworks. Their drawings remind us of the importance of oceans in maintaining life on the...
April 19th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Awards, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Naval history and age of steam yachts…

Naval history and age of steam yachts…
The Battle of Jutland. By Norman Howard. Courtesy of Darnley Fine Art. Naval history and age of steam yachts feature at Spring 2016 Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair By James Brewer A classic painting of the ferocious World War I Battle of Jutland is among marine-themed artworks for sale at the...
April 17th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Royal Academy to roll out Abstract Expressionism exhibition in September 2016

Royal Academy to roll out Abstract Expressionism exhibition in September 2016
Blue Poles (Number 11, 1952) by Jackson Pollock. Royal Academy to roll out Abstract Expressionism exhibition in September 2016  By James Brewer After World War II, the US was quick to make use of the enormous economic and political power it now enjoyed – and in parallel, the nation’s rebellious...
April 14th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

A wealth of eclectic fare at The Other Art Fair London 2016…

A wealth of eclectic fare at The Other Art Fair London 2016…
Venetia Norris and Yukako Shibata A wealth of eclectic fare at The Other Art Fair London 2016 bids for modest share of UK’s annual $13.5bn art turnover By James Brewer Organisers of The Other Art Fair say that their venture, founded five years ago, is aimed at a new generation of art buyers – and...
April 11th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

The Other Art Fair April 2016: collective Latinaria weaves itself into the fabric of the UK and global art scene

The Other Art Fair April 2016: collective Latinaria weaves itself into the fabric of the UK and global art scene
Rebeca Calderón Pittman. The Other Art Fair April 2016: collective Latinaria weaves itself into the fabric of the UK and global art scene By James Brewer                                                         From the prehistoric to the present, from styles...
April 10th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Associations, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea

Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea
Stunning views… Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel – Where Art meets with the Aegean Sea The perfect destination for those seeking a relaxing and stylish getaway to Astypalea Island in Greece. Kallichoron is located in the picturesque village of Chora and offers sweeping views of the island’s...
March 29th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Tourism | Read More

‘London to Nicosia – Art, Expression and Connection’

‘London to Nicosia – Art, Expression and Connection’
St. Brides Church – Fleet Street, by Renos Lavithis A first group exhibition of London Cypriot artists in Nicosia ‘London to Nicosia – Art, Expression and Connection’, an exhibition which aims to link Cypriot artists of the British diaspora with their homeland, will be hosted at the Zmart...
March 29th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

James Mackenzie worships the sea, infinity and nature

James Mackenzie worships the sea, infinity and nature
Mat Curtis and James Mackenzie in front of the “Waterfall” You all know how allaboutshipping.co.uk supports art and in particular maritime art. More than 200 articles and reviews have been uploaded covering events from all over Planet Ocean. We are pleased to attend yet another private view,...
March 15th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Crowds flock to Royal Academy…

Crowds flock to Royal Academy…
A new triumph for the Royal Academy. Crowds flock to Royal Academy to see ‘Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse’ By James Brewer Several weeks into the enchanting exhibition Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse at the Royal Academy of Arts, this is already one of the great London...
March 11th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Visions of Paradise

Visions of Paradise
The Assumption of the Virgin, probably about 1475-6, by Francesco Botticini, C The National Gallery, London. Visions of Paradise: the surprising parallel between a Renaissance painting and John Lennon’s song Imagine By James Brewer Half a millennium apart, two visions of paradise unfold. One is openly...
March 8th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Music, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Eknath Giram brings superb collection of his artwork to The Bhavan

Eknath Giram brings superb collection of his artwork to The Bhavan
Indian artist Eknath Giram Mumbai devotional painter Eknath Giram brings superb collection of his artwork to The Bhavan, London By James Brewer Devotion, dedication and determination – these are the qualities that define Indian artist Eknath Giram. His beautiful paintings in original, appealing and...
February 28th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

London’s vitality on show at 54 The Gallery Shepherd Market…

London’s vitality on show at 54 The Gallery Shepherd Market…
Hanna ten Doornkaat, Buffy Kimm and Sarah Choi London’s vitality on show at 54 The Gallery Shepherd Market in artist three-hander By James Brewer London, London, London. Buzzing with cosmopolitan and artistic activity, the capital never ceases to grip the imagination That triple repetition tribute...
February 26th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Sempre La Grecia – Always Greece!

Sempre La Grecia – Always Greece!
The impressive Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti on Venice’s Grande Canale In the beautiful and historical Palazzo Cavalli – Franchetti on the west bank of Grande Canale in Venice, during the height of the famous Venetian Carnival, and Valentine’s Day, the Vernissage of the International OpenArtCode...
February 24th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

‘Capability Now’ at historic Orleans House Gallery…

‘Capability Now’ at historic Orleans House Gallery…
Christine Byron with As Perennial as the Grass ‘Capability Now’ at historic Orleans House Gallery creates a landscape for artwork old and new By James Brewer Contemporary artists are ‘meeting’ the 18th century landscape architect Capability Brown at an outstanding exhibition at Orleans House...
February 19th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Painting Norway: Nikolai Astrup. First UK show of ‘messenger of the Norwegian Spring’…

Painting Norway: Nikolai Astrup. First UK show of ‘messenger of the Norwegian Spring’…
Nikolai Astrup landscapes on show at Dulwich. Painting Norway: Nikolai Astrup. First UK show of ‘messenger of the Norwegian Spring’ is staged by Dulwich Picture Gallery By James Brewer  Although he spent much of his life amid rural tranquillity, one of Norway’s greatest 20th century artists was...
February 16th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Sixty artists excel at ART/Converters! 2016 fund-raising show…

Sixty artists excel at ART/Converters! 2016 fund-raising show…
Marta Boros with Self-Portrait. Sixty artists excel at ART/Converters! 2016 fund-raising show at Studio 1.1 Gallery in Shoreditch By James Brewer Knock on the red-painted door of an intimate art gallery in a byway of trendy Shoreditch, and inside you will find a display by around 60 mainly British artists....
February 15th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

HESGB coming of age…

HESGB coming of age…
A view of the Wellington Ballroom during dinner – more tahn a ful house Now what can you say about this event, the 21st Anniversary of the Hellenic Engineers Society of Great Britain (HESGB*)?  Anny Zade reports on this annual well established international event; pictures by John Faraclas: As...
February 8th, 2016 | Academia, Anniversaries, Archaeology, Associations, Aviation, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Consumers Market, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Events, Food and Drink, HR, Insurance and Reinsurance, Jobs, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Gifts, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media, Reports, Scholarships, Story of the Week, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Prowess of The Small Paintings Group on display…

Prowess of The Small Paintings Group on display…
Linda Sutton with her paintings Il Matto and The Fairy Queen Prowess of The Small Paintings Group on display at Piers Feetham Gallery, Chelsea By James Brewer From the high notes of the opera house to the polar High North, the subject matter singled out by individual artists for the January-February...
February 1st, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, HR, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Women of spirit celebrated in London Art Fair 2016…

Women of spirit celebrated in London Art Fair 2016…
Blue Velvet. Pastel, conté and ink. By Eileen Cooper RA. Courtesy Rabley Contemporary. Women of spirit celebrated in London Art Fair 2016 display of intense drawings by Eileen Cooper RA By James Brewer Works by one of the leading British contemporary artists, Eileen Cooper RA, attracted constant attention...
January 22nd, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

The story of the elusive bird

The story of the elusive bird
Sheila Malhotra with her diptych Milky Way seen through a Porthole The story of the elusive bird,  By Sheila Malhotra* Amidst the Himalayan Mountains, dotted with little hamlets connected to one another by narrow goat trails, lay the once sleepy village of Thanedar-Kotgarh, home of my legendary grandfather,...
January 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

Aleksandra Karpowicz: my 2015 in Numbers; 268 People Photographed, 7 Shows…

Aleksandra Karpowicz: my 2015 in Numbers;  268 People Photographed, 7 Shows…
My 2015 in Numbers 2015 has been an extremely busy year for me. And a very important one.  This year I have taken portraits of 268 people,  for both my artistic projects and the commissioned work. I have exhibited my work 7 times. The shows included 1 solo-exhibition,  3 group showsand 3 large art...
January 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Awards, HR, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography | Read More

Final designs for Alexandra Dock art installations given the seal of approval by ABP and city council

Final designs for Alexandra Dock art installations given the seal of approval by ABP and city council
Jordan Palmer (Hatch Intern), Luke Beech (3rd year Fine Art student), Peter Coates (Hatch Intern), Debi Keable (Hatch Intern) will see their designs come to life on plinths along the footpath around Alexandra Dock. Not pictured Holly Lawson (3rd year Fine Art student). (image courtesy of Elliott Hoyle/Matthew...
December 21st, 2015 | Art and auctions, Associations, Corporate Social Responsibility, Education and Training, Paintings and Sculpture, Ports & Terminals | Read More