Archive for the ‘Exhibitions’ Category

Phantasms, road rage, feminism…

Phantasms, road rage, feminism…
‘Road Rage’ by Madi Acharya-Baskerville. Phantasms, road rage, feminism: among the mix in 2017 members’ show at Studio 1.1 gallery By James Brewer A wealth of intriguing and experimental artistic endeavour lies behind an unpretentious red door in Redchurch Street, Shoreditch. The building...
January 7th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

The London Boat show sails into the capital for the New Year

The London Boat show sails into the capital for the New Year
  Joanna Lumley at the London Boat Show 06 Jan 2017 – The annual London Boat Show returns to ExCeL London with award-winning actress, Joanna Lumley OBE helping to open the Show in style The London Boat Show officially opened this morning to celebrity appearances, live entertainment and close...
January 6th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Marinas, Marine Equipment Products and Services, News, People and Places, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Belarus crafts a colourful tourism campaign

Belarus crafts a colourful tourism campaign
Some of the Belarus team at WTM. Belarus crafts a colourful tourism campaign By James Brewer and Graciete Amaro Meeting exhibitors from around the world who are attired in their beautiful national and regional dress is a memorable feature of the annual World Travel Market in London, and the delegation...
December 29th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Tourism | Read More

Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market

Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market
An invitation from Portugal. Portugal sings praises of Alentejo province at World Travel Market By Graciete Amaro Some years ago – I won’t tell you how many – I had to commute from Aljustrel, the small town where I went to school in Portugal, to the city of Beja, the capital of the Baixo Alentejo...
December 27th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Kazan, Russia’s “third city,” offers capital attractions

Kazan, Russia’s “third city,” offers capital attractions
Kazan’s welcome at World Travel Market (detail from the main picture which is on the right) Kazan, Russia’s “third city,” offers capital attractions By James Brewer Welcome to the Kremlin – not the most famous citadel of that name, in Moscow – but a magnificent complex within another historic...
December 19th, 2016 | Events, Exhibitions, Tourism | Read More

Falling Markets and Failing Geopolitics

Falling Markets and Failing Geopolitics
John Faraclas The Dry Market, “thanks” to the Capers’ fall creates shocks and Geopolitical mess brings in total failure; John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 24 points and now reads 1,162… The Capers’ BCI 2014 lost 132 points – soon many will need …a triplex...
December 7th, 2016 | Bribery and Corruption, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Corruption, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Maritime Accidents, Markets, News, P and I Clubs, Piracy and Terrorism, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Globtik Tokyo steams into Science Museum’s new Maths Gallery

Globtik Tokyo steams into Science Museum’s new Maths Gallery
Model of Globtik Tokyo. Globtik Tokyo steams into Science Museum’s new Maths Gallery By James Brewer Once causing a sensation as the world’s largest ship, the Globtik Tokyo is back in the public gaze. A model donated by Indian-born shipping entrepreneur Ravi Tikoo to the Science Museum in London,...
December 7th, 2016 | Events, Exhibitions, Maritime History and Museums | Read More

The Salvage & Wreck Conference 2016

The Salvage & Wreck Conference 2016
7 – 8 December 2016  |  The Hilton Tower Bridge, London Dear Viewers,Don’t miss your chance to attend the 19th annual gathering of salvage & wreck professionals, 7th – 8th December in London. Engage with over 200 delegates...
November 28th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Health and Safety, Marine Insurance, Safety and Security, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals | Read More

Vis-à-vis: radiant India-inspired paintings by Adria Arch and Anne Krinsky

Vis-à-vis: radiant India-inspired paintings by Adria Arch and Anne Krinsky
Anne Krinsky   Vis-à-vis:radiant India-inspired paintings by Adria Arch and Anne Krinsky By James Brewer Two artists are celebrating a seven week immersion in the culture of northern India, with an exhibition in London of glorious compositions inspired respectively by vibrant fabrics and by shadow...
November 13th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar

A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar
Myanmar’s message. A new tourist destination beckons in Myanmar By James Brewer Myanmar, seen by travel operators as one of the world’s most promising tourist magnets, attracted more than 5m international visitors in 2015. Hardly any of them got as far as the hilly eastern state of Kayah, but that...
November 11th, 2016 | Container shipping, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Salvage, Towage, Wreck Removals, Tourism | Read More

Antiparos: sun, sea and underground…

Antiparos: sun, sea and underground…
Antonia Kanetouni (left) and Iliada Stavrinidi of Antiparos * Antiparos: sun, sea and underground… By James Brewer Many Greek islands are favoured by holidaymakers for attractions topped by sun, sea and sand, but one such spot in the southern Aegean has one of its most important sights below ground. The...
November 11th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Holidays, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Mykonos extends timeless welcome to holidaymakers

Mykonos extends timeless welcome to holidaymakers
Beach view on Mykonos. Mykonos extends timeless welcome to holidaymakers By James Brewer Mykonos is fully behind the Greek National Tourism Office’s drive to stimulate year-round tourism nationally. The Cycladic island is blessed with excellent climatic conditions, which means it welcomes visitors...
November 11th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Tourism | Read More

Cruise industry is priority area for Indian government

Cruise industry is priority area for Indian government
Incredible India dance troupe opens WTM. Cruise industry is priority area for Indian government By James Brewer India is fêting “cruise tourism” as an exciting emerging area, delegates to the World Travel Market 2016 have been told in London. Vinod Zutshi, Indian government secretary for tourism,...
November 8th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Industry, Exhibitions, News | Read More

New business deals set to boost Greek tourist sector

New business deals set to boost Greek tourist sector
Caroline Bremner and John Strickland. New business deals set to boost Greek tourist sector By James Brewer Greece is set to enjoy a surge in new contracts with international tour operators. Research carried out for the World Travel Market 2016 indicates that the nation will take a good share of the £2.5bn...
November 7th, 2016 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Tourism | Read More

Greek tourism cruises to new heights

Greek tourism cruises to new heights
Tourism minister Elena Kountoura. Greek tourism cruises to new heights by James Brewer Buoyed by bumper tourism figures, Greece has pledged to increase its backing for the cruiseship sector. Elena Kountoura,  Minister of Tourism, speaking at the World Travel Market 2016 in London, declared: “We are...
November 7th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Marinas, Maritime Tourism, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Tourism | Read More

BCA: Celebrating 60 Years of Doing Business Better

BCA: Celebrating 60 Years of Doing Business Better
l to r: Arnold Ekpe, Karen Taylor, Tobias Ellwood MP (Minister for Africa) and David Lamb Thank you to all of you who attended our 60th Anniversary Celebrations at the House of Lords onWednesday evening. It was a wonderful chance to celebrate the last 60 years of the BCA and toast to the success of...
November 4th, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Maritime London and SPNL sign MoU

Maritime London and SPNL sign MoU
from the MoU signing at Mansion House Maritime London and the Shipping Professional Network in London (SPNL) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on co-operation between the two associations at Mansion House on the 24th October. The MoU outlines mutual co-operation between the members of the two organisations...
October 31st, 2016 | Anniversaries, Associations, Banking, Charity, Clubs, Communication, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, HR, News | 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

Through a Glass Brightly: Glaziers’ Art Fair 2016

Through a Glass Brightly: Glaziers’ Art Fair 2016
Sarah Stanley. Through a Glass Brightly: Glaziers’ Art Fair 2016 By James Brewer The second Glaziers’ Art Fair on October 25 and 26 2016 in London was yet another stepping stone for artists such as Sarah Stanley, who specialises in mosaics, jewellery and small outdoor sculptural works – and stepping...
October 27th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

‘Intrigue: James Ensor by Luc Tuymans’ …

‘Intrigue: James Ensor by Luc Tuymans’ …
Royal Academy presents James Ensor. ‘Intrigue: James Ensor by Luc Tuymans’ opens at Royal Academy By James Brewer Master of caricature and satire, James Ensor is the subject of the new exhibition at London’s Royal Academy. The show is a triumph in its focus on the highly original perspectives that...
October 27th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions | Read More

ATPI Griffinstone to showcase latest duty of care solutions at DMF 2016

ATPI Griffinstone to showcase latest duty of care solutions at DMF 2016
Kim Frost Fuglsang ATPI GRIFFINSTONE TO SHOWCASE LATEST DUTY OF CARE SOLUTIONS AT DANISH MARITIME FAIR ATPI Griffinstone, part of the ATPI Group, the leading travel management company for the shipping, energy, and offshore sector, will be attending the Danish Maritime Fair taking place in Copenhagen...
October 20th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Markets, Tourism | Read More

…simply Opera

…simply Opera
Linda Sutton with ‘La Forza del Destino’ and ‘Carmina Burana’ (oils on canvas). Opera: dramatic paintings by Linda Sutton at Piers Feetham Gallery, Chelsea By James Brewer London artist Linda Sutton dips her brushes, pens and pencils in an aura of pure song.  Her new exhibition entitled simply Opera states...
October 9th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Danish Minister of Business and Growth officially open the Danish Maritime Fair

Danish Minister of Business and Growth officially open the Danish Maritime Fair
The Danish Minister of  Business and Growth Troels Lund Poulsen Danish Minister of Business and Growth, Mr. Troels Lund Poulsen will, in cooperation with the Director General and CEO of the Danish Shipowners’ Association, Anne H. Steffensen, Executive Manager of Danish Maritime, Cecilie Lykkegaard...
October 6th, 2016 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons artworks at London’s Newport Street Gallery

Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons artworks at London’s Newport Street Gallery
Legend by Damien Hirst. Damien Hirst and Jeff Koons artworks at London’s Newport Street Gallery By James Brewer New sculpture in porcelain has been launched by Damien Hirst at his Newport Street Gallery, a giant exhibition venue a short distance across the Thames from such globally important landmarks...
October 6th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Guerrilla Girls

Guerrilla Girls
Guerrilla Girls ‘Frida Kahlo’ and ‘Käthe Kollwitz.’ Guerrilla Girls are hosted by Whitechapel and Tate Modern in battle against sexism By James Brewer Feminist guerrillas in gorilla garb are in London to hold to account the contemporary arts world in Europe – and by extension...
October 4th, 2016 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Insight, People and Places | Read More