Archive for the ‘Photography’ Category

Events at FOUGARO…Music, Concerts, Exhibitions et al !

Events at FOUGARO…Music, Concerts, Exhibitions et al !
bi-monthly newsletter 10 July to 23 July2018 A month of Music at FOUGARO! LIVE CONCERTS!Friday 13 July                      Dimitris Basis Saturday 14 July                  Konstantina Palla Wednesday 18 July              Xdarawish Thursday 19 July  ...
July 10th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Books, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Education and Training, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Film Industry, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Press and Media, Theatre, Comedy, Drama, Dance | Read More

Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff

Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff
Anthony Georgieff. Jewish Bulgaria, photography by Anthony Georgieff By James Brewer A half-forgotten chapter of 20th European century history emerges from the shadows in a new exhibition in London. The episode has its shameful elements but is one that in large part brings out the better predispositions...
June 21st, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Photography, Religion | Read More

Killed Negatives…

Killed Negatives…
Killed Negatives in focus again. Killed Negatives: Unseen Images of 1930s America at Whitechapel Gallery By James Brewer Asparagus rolls – 25c each. Such tempting fare in a smart American deli would have been considered a pricy snack for the hungry poor during the Great Depression of the 1930s. In...
June 5th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Reviving Palmyra in Multiple Dimensions!

Reviving Palmyra in Multiple Dimensions!
New in store: ”Reviving Palmyra in Multiple Dimensions: Images, Ruins and Cultural Memory” In 2015–2017 Palmyra, a World Heritage Site situated in Syria, was conquered by ISIS who destroyed its monuments and museum, also killing several of its inhabitants. Their aim was to erase the memory...
April 9th, 2018 | Archaeology, Books, Education and Training, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Muses and Makers (and migrants) – the talent of three artists of Greek, Luxembourg and Bulgarian background

Muses and Makers (and migrants) – the talent of three artists of Greek, Luxembourg and Bulgarian background
Margarita Mavromichalis Muses and Makers (and migrants) – the talent of three artists of Greek, Luxembourg and Bulgarian background By James Brewer In an engrossing new London exhibition, Muses and Makers, three superb female artists explore in photography and painting three widely differing facets...
March 15th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Communication, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Photography | Read More

Market dives further; there is hope though for the very very very few…

Market dives further; there is hope though for the very very very few…
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – The BDI was down ten points earlier on today at 1,169 posing dangers, but it is still good for the very very very few! Geopolitics going off hand and more trouble-spots and regions appear with any kind of problem you can imagine;...
March 14th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Chartering, Immigration, Markets, News, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Threesome and 3×3…

Threesome and 3×3…
Sadie Lee, Ursula Martinez, Roxana Halls and Sarah Jane Moon. Threesome and 3×3: exploring the gaze and gesture of gay women By James Brewer Any eroticism in these works is strictly intentional, says the publicity for the exhibition Threesome. Certainly, this fascinating spectacle is full of imagery...
January 14th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Photography | Read More

Insurer MS Amlin honours Marguerite Horner…

Insurer MS Amlin honours Marguerite Horner…
Marguerite Horner. Insurer MS Amlin honours Marguerite Horner for poignant painting of migrants’ church By James Brewer After surviving an arduous journey across North Africa and the Mediterranean and overland in France, only to be forced to bivouac on waste ground outside the port of Calais, a group...
November 25th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Charity, Exhibitions, Insight, Insurance and Reinsurance, Marine Insurance, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Photography | Read More

Beata Korabiowska and her unique SHE HORSE brand

Beata Korabiowska and her unique SHE HORSE brand
Beata Korabiowska. Beata Korabiowska and her unique SHE HORSE brand By James Brewer “My unique brand is SHE HORSE. It is all about sensuality,” says Beata Korabiowska, Polish-born multi-talented artist, poet and photographer living in London. The brand name says everything, or nearly everything:...
November 4th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Books, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Photography | Read More

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979 – 2017, at Whitechapel Gallery

Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979 – 2017, at Whitechapel Gallery
Thomas Ruff. Thomas Ruff: Photographs 1979 – 2017, at Whitechapel Gallery By James Brewer To many who were born in the middle of the last century, it became clear as 1984 approached that Big Brother really was watching you. Anyone who had read or heard of Nineteen Eighty-Four, a novel by George...
September 27th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Yao Cong’s immersive works retranslate human feelings

Yao Cong’s immersive works retranslate human feelings
Still from ‘Uncertain Game.’ Yao Cong’s immersive works retranslate human feelings By James Brewer A Chinese artist working in London, Yao Cong produces innovative video work challenging viewers to rethink gender, fantasies, and the power of demonisation and cliché. He has again shown his flair...
July 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography | Read More

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal

Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal
A unique view of the Port of Hamburg from above… HPA Insider Tour: Port of Hamburg Up Close and Personal A hundred lucky guests recently got an exclusive look behind the scenes of Europe’s second biggest seaport at the HPA Insider Tour. The tour started at Hamburgs newest district HafenCity in...
July 24th, 2017 | Film Industry, Photography, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports | Read More

Tasting Georgia…

Tasting Georgia…
Tasting Georgia: A Food and Wine Journey in the Caucasus by gourmet Carla Capalbo By James Brewer After Alexander the Great swept into what is now the Republic of Georgia, he is reported to have ordered the destruction of Khertvisi, one of Georgia’s most spectacular fortresses. It is unknown whether...
June 25th, 2017 | Awards, Books, Food and Drink, Maritime Tourism, People and Places, Photography, Tourism | Read More

Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity

Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity
Hugo Burnand and Amber Rudd. Royal launch for Panama Wildlife Conservation charity By James Brewer An extensive photographic portfolio lending insight into the lives of the first nations of Panama has been the official launchpad for a charity supporting their wellbeing and environment. Royal photographer...
April 1st, 2017 | Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition

Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition
Capturing ghostly images. Voyages: drama of Science Museum ship models photo exhibition By James Brewer Looming at the viewer from unforgiving mists are ships of all types and sizes dating from the years before the container age. The transports nudge forward from a background of horizon-less sky and...
March 14th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy

Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy
Exhibition banner Revolution: Russian Art 1917 – 1932 unfurled at Royal Academy By James Brewer Every artist at work at the time of the October 1917 Revolution poured out an immediate emotional response to the historic overthrow of Russia’s ruling class. This ranged from rejoicing to revulsion,...
February 14th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Insight, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography | Read More

Launch of ISWAN Photo Competition 2017

Launch of ISWAN Photo Competition 2017
ISWAN is excited to announce the launch of our 2017 Photo Competition for seafarers. We are inviting all seafarers to submit photos of a typical day in seafaring life, including work, port and leisure time. Entrants do not have to be experienced photographers with expensive cameras – just a smartphone...
January 10th, 2017 | Associations, Photography | Read More

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)

Big Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in Chios Port (video)
A huge Greek Flag (150 sq.m) proudly waving in the Port of Chios, Eastern Aegean, Greece, for the celebrations of the 76th Anniversary of the 28th October 1940, the day that will remain in Greek and World History written for the heroic “NO” of Greece to Mussolini who wanted to freely parade...
October 28th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Aviation, Film Industry, Maritime History and Museums, Military, Photography | Read More

Cyprus in Time…

Cyprus in Time…
Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou. Cyprus in Time: exhibition by artist-photographer Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou By James Brewer Antigoni Solomonidou Droussiotou is an artist photographer and journalist immersed in chronicling the life and times of her beloved Cyprus.  Some of the fruits of her...
October 27th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Associations, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…

Powerful shots characterise Theologitis’ Hellenic Boats…
Life at sea with bright but tranquil colors express Andreas Theologitis’ photography As we announced on the 2nd of September today was the private view of yet another maritime event at the Friends Room in London’s Hellenic Centre. Anny Zade writes: Maritime Art is what we support ever since ALLABOUTSHIPPING...
September 8th, 2016 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Photography | Read More

A journey of the Hellenic boats

A journey of the Hellenic boats
In support of Arts and Maritime Arts in particular, here is an event not to be missed:  Andreas Theologotis’ “The journey of the Hellenic boats”   A Photography exhibition on September 8th – September 29th, 2016   Meet the artist: Thursday, September 8th, 6:30pm –...
September 2nd, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography

Coming up: “Black Sea Manouevers”; an autobiography
John Faraclas – picture credits Panagiotis Tsakos Photography – Introducing yourself should be easy given the Know Thyself interpretation. The video that follows tells you, more or less, all about my forthcoming book and given the noise of bustling boats and people at Tower Hill, off the...
August 4th, 2016 | Books, Film Industry, IMO, People and Places, Person Profiles, Photography, Press and Media | Read More

Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens

Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens
Shear talent: one of Shane Aurousseau’s photos Photographer Shane Aurousseau’s new exhibition at Ianos Café in Athens By James Brewer Sheep breeding and shearing, in representational form, is coming to the Greek capital for a month. International photographer Shane Aurousseau is preparing an...
August 3rd, 2016 | Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More

DNV GL performs first drone production survey

DNV GL performs first drone production survey
Using Drones…. Athens, 7 June 2016: Classification society DNV GL announced today at the Posidonia trade fair that it had recently completed the first production surveys using an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone. The survey took place on the MV Apollo, a chemical tanker owned by Carl Büttner...
June 7th, 2016 | Classification Societies, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Photography, Technical, Technology | Read More

The Vision of the Gods

The Vision of the Gods
The Future Smile, by Andrés Muñoz Diazgranados. The Vision of the Gods. Artist-photographer Andrés Muñoz Diazgranados seeks to reflect the ‘soul’ of North India By James Brewer Artists can produce monumental output without depicting monuments, but it helps to be inspired by grandiose and enduring...
May 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Photography | Read More