Posts Tagged ‘London’

Royal Society of Marine Artists 2017 exhibition

Royal Society of Marine Artists 2017 exhibition
Naval close encounter.  Royal Society of Marine Artists 2017 exhibition By James Brewer Any exhibition that sets out “to celebrate everything that is wonderful and inspiring about the sea and the marine environment” enjoys a broad canvas. Participants in the Royal Society of Marine Artists annual...
October 15th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Books, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Art, Maritime History and Museums, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places | Read More

World Sailing complete move into London Headquarters

World Sailing complete move into London Headquarters
At World Sailing’s new HQs: reception area World Sailing, the world governing body of the sport, have been officially inaugurated into its new Headquarters in London, Great Britain. Following the announcement World Sailing’s relocation from Southampton to London in January 2017, an extensive...
October 12th, 2017 | Sailing, Sports, Yachting | Read More

Elements III: rain, wind, sea,serpents and an eclipse…

Elements III: rain, wind, sea,serpents and an eclipse…
Sheila Malhotra with her canvas Swayambh. Elements III: rain, wind, sea, serpents and an eclipse, at Gallery 508 Kings Road, Chelsea By James Brewer Today’s artists – even those who live and work in city environments – are deeply attuned to nature, as is forcefully to be seen in a new exhibition...
October 8th, 2017 | Art and auctions | Read More

Styled by Design

Styled by Design
Edinburgh Weavers cotton tweed textile. Styled by Design: textile visionaries hailed by Gray MCA By James Brewer In the age of the robot, this is a refreshing celebration of the human hand and brain and the manual loom. An exhibition of framed 20th century textiles, Styled by Design, brings together...
October 4th, 2017 | Consumers Market, Exhibitions, Fashion, People and Places | Read More

PAD London 2017 proffers desirable art and design

PAD London 2017 proffers desirable art and design
PAD London Fair gets under way. PAD London 2017 proffers desirable art and design By James Brewer Style and expressive elegance from 30 centuries is on display at PAD London, the big art and design fair pitching camp at Berkeley Square in its 11th edition, from October 2-8, 2017. A catalogue of 68 galleries...
October 4th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Peckham International Art Fair: profusion of talent

Peckham International Art Fair: profusion of talent
Junghyun Lee. Peckham International Art Fair: profusion of talent By James Brewer Passion in Peckham! An ambitious new feature on London’s arts scene – the Peckham International Art Fair, PIAF – is a triumph of collaboration, creative connections and commitment. The first PIAF hosts 15 characterful...
October 2nd, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, News, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

Happy World Maritime Day!

Happy World Maritime Day!
The maritime sector, which includes shipping, ports and the people that operate them, can and should play a significant role helping Member States to create conditions for increased employment, prosperity and stability ashore through promoting trade by sea; enhancing the port and maritime sector as wealth...
September 28th, 2017 | Anniversaries, Associations, Environment, Events, HR, IMO, News, Organisations | 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

The Lost Heaven…

The Lost Heaven…
Architect and designer Gaetano Borrelli. The Lost Heaven: a profoundly engaged project of London Design Festival By James Brewer From the Fall of Man to the modern fate of migrants traversing the seas, this installation highlighted as much as any the vast scope of subject matter under the wing of London...
September 25th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Paintings and Sculpture | Read More

A week to Find Shipping Strength

A week to Find Shipping Strength
Steven Jones A Week to Find Shipping Strength by Steven Jones, Partner at McWatt and Jones As the maritime world descended on London for the International Shipping Week 2017 #LISW2017, there were some clear and constant key concerns across the multiple events, gatherings, conferences and symposia. In...
September 18th, 2017 | Events, Reports | Read More

Supras and Handies “surge” …

Supras and Handies “surge” …
John Faraclas “13 for Luck” was one of Agatha Cristie’s best novels with a unique plot  and for those who have read and studied same they can understand the significance of the book and its plot with what takes place in the Dry and Wet markets since 2004 to to date, add the 13 points plus the...
September 18th, 2017 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

The Health of US Presidents

The Health of US Presidents
Dr John Mather. The Health of US Presidents: Fitness to Lead By James Brewer A call for rigorous monitoring of the health of American presidents and other leading statesmen and stateswomen has been made by an eminent medical expert, in an intriguingly documented presentation at a meeting in London. John...
September 17th, 2017 | Health and Safety, Insight, News | Read More

Innovation comes from diversity

Innovation comes from diversity
Lloyd’s Register’s HQ’s Search for interested parties working in innovative digital technology that could be applied within the maritime sector 15 September 2017 – Lloyd’s Register (LR) has today issued a global call for partners active in the area of innovative digital technologies...
September 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, IT and Communications, Shipmanagement, Technical, Technology | Read More

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office

Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa, Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, ClassNK London Office
Mitsuhiko Kidogawa Among other things our viewers have already read and seen  during the LISW 2017 we bring you this very down to earth business news, the Interview with Mitsuhiko Kidogawa,  who has been recently appointed Regional Manager of Europe and Africa, in ClassNK’s London Office: Could...
September 15th, 2017 | Classification Societies, News, People and Places, Person Profiles | Read More

UGS president Theodore Veniamis meets UK’s minister for Transport John Hays during LISW2017

UGS president Theodore Veniamis meets UK’s minister for Transport John Hays during LISW2017
Theodore Veniamis Meeting of the President of the UGS, Mr. Theodore Veniamis,  with the UK Minister of State for Transport, Mr. John Hayes The President of the UGS, Mr. Theodore Veniamis, accepting a formal invitation, visited London on the occasion of the London International Shipping Week and had...
September 14th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News, People and Places, Politics and Government, Shipping Centers | Read More

Top speakers tackle CO2 and compliance topics at ICS LISW2017 conference

Top speakers tackle CO2 and compliance topics at ICS LISW2017 conference
Peter Hinchliffe introducing the event London- The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the principal global trade association for shipowners, organised a one day conference at the magnificent premises of the British Library earlier today. The event was attended by a significant number of stakeholders...
September 13th, 2017 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Environment, HR, International Chamber of Shipping, News | Read More

Braemar gives LNG Shipping Market analysis at LISW2017

Braemar gives LNG Shipping Market analysis at LISW2017
Jordan neil Experts from Braemar LNG Group gave a full audience a truncated overview relating the technical, commercial and market trends of the often very complex world of LNG shipping. Andy Bright, Director, (Braemar Engineering) concentrated on the advanced technology and very precise engineering...
September 13th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, LNG, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare

Joint Propeller Club Reception hears of anti-piracy team’s India nightmare
Cdr Ian Millen greeting guests The London Propeller Club and Liverpool and North-West Propeller Club co-hosted a successful reception earlier on tonight at the historic, grandly appointed premises of the Naval Club in Mayfair, during London International Shipping Week, LISW 2017; Anna Kaparaki was there...
September 12th, 2017 | Charity, Clubs, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, News, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism | Read More

Capital Link’s 10th anniversary London event attracts the crowds!!

Capital Link’s 10th anniversary London event attracts the crowds!!
Nicolas Bornozis opens the forum 10th Annual Capital Link Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum – In Partnership with Fearnley Securities. Anna Kaparaki was there reporting: London-The 10th Annual Capital Link Shipping, Marine Services & Offshore Forum took place at One Moorgate Place...
September 12th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, News | Read More

LISW 2017 begins with the opening of the London Stock Exchange

LISW 2017 begins with the opening of the London Stock Exchange
… LONDON: SEPT 11TH, 2017: The UK Government together with industry launched what will be the biggest London International Shipping Week yet, by opening trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). Flanked by Government Ministers, dignitaries as well as leaders from global shipping, Nikos Gazelidis,...
September 11th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Events, News | Read More

Charles I heads Royal Academy’s programme for 2018

Charles I heads Royal Academy’s programme for 2018
Charles I. By Anthony van Dyck Charles I heads Royal Academy’s programme for 2018 Long before he lost his head to victorious Parliamentary forces, Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland lost his head to masterpieces of art. He built a remarkable collection of pictures in a prolific spending spree...
September 9th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, People and Places | Read More

Tropical Thames

Tropical Thames
Anne Krinsky Tropical Thames – artist Anne Krinsky’s tribute at Crossrail Roof Garden to maritime history By James Brewer On the site of the once-bustling West India Docks, amid the towering blocks of the regenerated London Docklands development, Canary Wharf, lies a tranquil haven. Crossrail Place...
September 7th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions | Read More

Official LISW Conference: The most important speaker line-up and networking of the year. Book now!

Official LISW Conference: The most important speaker line-up and networking of the year. Book now!
Maritime UK Chairman David Dingle looks forward to London International Shipping Week Rt Hon Liam Fox MP UK Secretary of State for International Trade and President of the Board of Trade, the Rt Hon Liam Fox MP, will deliver the Keynote Address at the flagship LISW17 conference...
September 1st, 2017 | Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums | Read More

Safety experts welcome the publication of terms of reference for the review of building regulations and fire safety

Safety experts welcome the publication of terms of reference for the review of building regulations and fire safety
The Grenfell Tower Safety experts welcome the publication of terms of reference for the review of building regulations and fire safety  “The Grenfell Tower tragedy must prompt a considerable step change in how fire risk in tower blocks is managed,” urged leading safety bodies in Britain. The safety...
August 31st, 2017 | Associations, Health and Safety, Reports, Safety and Security | Read More

Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard

Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard
Robert Priseman, Louise Giovanelli and Narbi Price. Winner of the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017 by a yard By James Brewer  A television series hugely popular half a century ago was remarkably the focus of the winning entry in the Contemporary British Painting Prize 2017. Narbi Price, an artist...
August 28th, 2017 | Art and auctions, Events, Exhibitions, Film Industry, News, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Social Columns | Read More