Author: Team

First Night of the Proms begans this Friday 19 Jul 2019 at the Royal Albert Hall

The BBC Proms 2019 season runs from 19 July to 14 September, with 8 weeks of concerts, talks, workshops and family events and more happening nearly every day. The BBC Proms is a classical music festival held every summer at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Its aim; to bring the best in classical music to the widest possible audience, which remains true to founder-conductor Henry Wood’s original vision in 1895. Whether you are a classical connoisseur or think ‘classical music is not for me’ there is surely something for everyone in the 8 week stretch of concerts, workshops, talks and...

Read More

Called “The Greek Riviera”

On the northeastern Peloponnese coast, a three-hour ferry ride from Athens, or 25 minutes by helicopter. The area is chock-full of protected coves and bays on the crystal-clear waters. Porto Heli is a small seaside town with large port. This port is a frequent mooring place for fishing boats and yachts in summer, giving to Porto Heli a cosmopolitan atmosphere. Also knonw as a frequent family destination, this region gets frequented by Athenians who have holiday homes there in summer. The location is convenient for road trips to Ancient Epidaurus, Poros, Ermioni, Mycenae, and Nafplion. From the small port...

Read More

Masterpiece 2019, a great blend

Masterpiece 2019 London is a short walk from Sloane Square. South Grounds, The Royal Hospital Chelsea, London, SW3 4LW The Unmissable Art Fair (27 June – 03 July 2019) returned for the 10th year. This year’s Fair presented more than 155 exhibitors including 22 new galleries offering the opportunity to discover exceptional works for sale from over 150 exhibitors from the whole world and every major market discipline. Worldwide, Masterpiece London is known as a meeting place for collectors, dealers, and creatives and has earned its reputation by combining the best in contemporary art and design with masterpieces from...

Read More

The amazing story of most beautiful eggs in the world

The story of the luxury brand Fabergé is a fascinating one. Peter Carl Fabergé’s magnificent Eggs capture the era of Catherine the Great, the Romanov, its dynasty and their unparalleled excesses. Considered one of the most renown goldsmith in the world, he created more than 50 Imperial Eggs between 1885 and 1917. Two more were planned for Easter 1918 but were not delivered, due to the Russian Revolution…

Read More

The art of repetition: Gjon Mili

At a time when long exposure did not exist on the settings of the camera, photographers like Gjon Mili decided to get a little creative. This New York based Albanian photographer was born in 1904 had a great talent for using the lights to illustrate action sequences and movements. His work includes, a stretching Frida Kahlo, a Broadway dancer Marlon Brandon or a strolling Hitchcock.

Read More