Archive for the ‘Exhibitions’ Category

Rockefeller sale will rock art auction records

Rockefeller sale will rock art auction records
Nymphéas en fleur. By Claude Monet. Rockefeller sale will rock art auction records By James Brewer Art treasures from the vast private collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller, a collection that was founded on the profits of high finance and Big Oil over a century and a half, have gone on display in...
February 22nd, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

David Milne: Modern Painting enthrals at Dulwich Picture Gallery

David Milne: Modern Painting enthrals at Dulwich Picture Gallery
Red. 1914. By David Milne. David Milne: Modern Painting enthrals at Dulwich Picture Gallery By James Brewer For his voyage into modernity, the painter David Milne was in good company, his work being shown at an early stage alongside that of Matisse, Braque, Monet and Van Gogh. Since then, he has been...
February 17th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World

Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World
Mark Dion and Iwona Blazwick. Mark Dion: Theatre of the Natural World By James Brewer A material history of London dredged from the Thames going back to the 17th century and a tree-tall aviary with chirping birds manage to co-exist in the latest astounding exhibition mounted at the Whitechapel Gallery...
February 16th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions | Read More

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history

Posidonia 2018: Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history
.. POSIDONIA 2018 TO HOST INTERNATIONAL UNVEIL OF INDUSTRY TITANS JV – INTERNATIONAL MARITIME INDUSTRIES (IMI) Global shipping exhibition gears up for largest show in history Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s state oil company, and its partners; Lamprell Plc; the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia...
February 14th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

BreakBulk Middle East 2018 at ADNEC opened today

BreakBulk Middle East 2018 at ADNEC opened today
From the Breakbulk ME opening Dr. Eng. Abdulla Salem Al Kathiri, Director General of the Federal Authority for Land and Maritime Transport, and Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamisi, CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports, inaugurate BreakBulk Middle East 2018 at ADNEC In the attendance of HRH Princess Sarah Al Saud, Director...
February 6th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Logistics, Ports & Terminals | Read More

Summer and Autumn: Russian art unfurled

Summer and Autumn: Russian art unfurled
John Barkes with a work by Valentin Smirnov. Summer and Autumn: Russian art unfurled By James Brewer When the British art dealer John Barkes discovered a magnificent painting that had been neglected in storage in a studio in St Petersburg for nearly half a century, he feared that it would be too fragile...
February 4th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”

Iris Xilas Xanalatos “Once and now”
.. IRIS XILAS XANALATOS “Once and Now” Benaki Museum, 138 Pireos Street, 118 54 Athens  From 07/02/2018 – to 11/03/2018 The exhibition presents works of the painter and printmaker, Iris Xilas Xanalatos, covering an artistic creativity of fifty years and over, for the first time. … The...
January 28th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Charles I, King and Collector. Majestic show at the Royal Academy

Charles I, King and Collector. Majestic show at the Royal Academy
Crowning glory for Royal Academy. Charles I, King and Collector. Majestic show at the Royal Academy By James Brewer At this sumptuous banquet of superlative painting and sculpture at the Royal Academy of Arts, there are two eminent “hosts” from four centuries ago. One is the titular King Charles...
January 24th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Angelos: Let There Be Light

Angelos: Let There Be Light
Immersive retrospective exhibition of renowned Greek artist Angelos Opens Saturday 28 April 2018 “When we say that we are contemporary, we do not necessarily claim to be real. But when we are real, we will always be contemporary.” -Angelos Following the record-breaking sale of his work Girl with...
January 23rd, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture, Person Profiles | Read More

Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition

Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition
Beata Korabiowska. Beata Korabiowska takes the reins for Hilton exhibition By James Brewer Pegasus, winged and divine; and the unicorn with its purity of heart: these untamed, equine creatures of fantasy have long been colourfully depicted by image-makers. The London painter Beata Korabiowska is reinvigorating...
January 18th, 2018 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Young designer scoops top prize with philanthropic superyacht design

Young designer scoops top prize with philanthropic superyacht design
Christopher Mobley, Superyacht UK Young Designer 2018 Philanthropic design proved the key to success at this year’s annual Superyacht UK Young Designer Competition 2018, in partnership with Pendennis Shipyard and Olesinski, as Christopher Mobley, a transport design student from Staffordshire...
January 15th, 2018 | Awards, Events, Exhibitions, News | 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

CAUTION for the BDI@1,279

CAUTION for the BDI@1,279
John N. Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) continued its twists and turns and let’s see how the hoi polloi respond as well as how the capable ones react to this downfall… Geopolitical turmoil at its… best. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly brief recap: With a loss of 24 points today and 92 since...
January 12th, 2018 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner

Marine companies honoured at British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner
l to r: British Marine Trades Association ‘Chairman’s Special Award’ – Paul Martin, Chairman, British Marine Trades Association; Neil Chapman, Founder, Boatshed The 2018 British Marine Trades Association Awards dinner last night (Wednesday 10 January) crowned a highly successful first day...
January 11th, 2018 | Associations, Awards, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Exhibitions, Food and Drink | Read More

Smooth sailing for British boating sector as industry posts sixth consecutive year of growth

Smooth sailing for British boating sector as industry posts sixth consecutive year of growth
Howard Pridding Revenues grow by 3.4%, as firms navigate Brexit headwinds Demand soars for UK boating getaways, as plunging pound encourages families to holiday at home THE UK’s leisure marine industry has achieved its sixth consecutive year of growth, according to research conducted by British...
January 10th, 2018 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, News | Read More

Rockley Watersports partners London Boat Show to bring boating and watersports to life

Rockley Watersports partners London Boat Show to bring boating and watersports to life
. The London Boat Show and the all-new Boating & Watersports Holiday Show, powered by British Marine, are delighted to announce Rockley Watersports as a partner for three key attractions. The Activity Pool, Beach Club and Starter Boat area are all aimed at bringing boating and watersports to life,...
January 8th, 2018 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

LISW19 dates announced

LISW19 dates announced
John Hulmes LONDON INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING WEEK appoints new senior officers as it announces the dates for LISW2019 LONDON: JANUARY 4TH, 2018:  Building on the hugely successful LISW17, Shipping Innovation is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chairman and two Vice Chairs of the London International...
January 4th, 2018 | Associations, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

Family footprint: fine art through the generations

Family footprint: fine art through the generations
Talented trio: Suda, Tomiri and Sumi. Family footprint: fine art through the generations By James Brewer Sumi Perera, an award-winning artist, has had a joyful year with her installations gaining further acclaim in London and beyond; and above all in becoming, belying her youthful looks, a grandmother. Now...
December 26th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Georgia in her heart: London painter Anna Steinhouse’s paean to her homeland

Georgia in her heart: London painter Anna Steinhouse’s paean to her homeland
Anna Steinhouse with her daughter Sophie. Georgia in her heart: London painter Anna Steinhouse’s paean to her homeland By James Brewer Just four years after first taking in hand paint brushes and palette, former banking sector analyst Anna Steinhouse-Kandelaki is accruing acclaim in London fine art...
December 25th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

YouTube’s most famous sailing couple to star at London Boat Show 2018

YouTube’s most famous sailing couple to star at London Boat Show 2018
Elayna Carausu and Riley Whitelum (a.k.a. Sailing La Vagabonde) Online sailing sensations, Elayna Carausu and Riley Whitelum (a.k.a. Sailing La Vagabonde), will be flying into the UK to exclusively appear at the London Boat Show, sharing the secrets behind their fame and sailing adventures.  As YouTube’s...
December 21st, 2017 | Exhibitions, Marinas, Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

East London Printmakers make a marked impession

East London Printmakers make a marked impession
Joanna Pawlowska. East London Printmakers make a marked impression By James Brewer For 10 days in early December, the map of London – artistically speaking – took on an eastward tilt. A wealth of screen-printing and etching from more than 90 members of East London Printmakers decked the curvatures...
December 12th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | 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

Invitation in London from the masterly handmade carpet company Miraraki

Invitation in London from the masterly handmade carpet company Miraraki
…carpets to be Despina Miraraki, one of the most formidable Greek entrepreneurs and successful businesswomen, brought the cream of her impressive handmade carpet collection to London for a limited few days’ exhibition.    The Miraraki carpet company has been around for 30 years. It is a company...
November 25th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Events, Exhibitions, Person Profiles | Read More

Catherine Barnes and Daphne Casdagli: dramatic paintings and prints at Bankside Gallery

Catherine Barnes and Daphne Casdagli: dramatic paintings and prints at Bankside Gallery
Daphne Casdagli (left) and Catherine Barnes. Catherine Barnes and Daphne Casdagli: dramatic paintings and prints at Bankside Gallery By James Brewer Can one faithfully depict the sea in a work of art? The answer is that truly it is impossible. The sea “is a vehicle for drama – and what a challenge,...
November 24th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee

Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee
Adriana and her coffee art. Colombia shares a tasteful art form – painting with coffee  By Graciete Amaro and James Brewer A caffeine boost is being administered by Colombia to the world of fine art. The coffee-cultivating republic is proud of its output of high-quality beans, and at its national...
November 18th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Food and Drink, Paintings and Sculpture, Tourism | Read More