All posts tagged: London

London Fashion Week 2019 Update

3.10.19 Hi…more Fashion Week Update, this time London. Actually, it should’ve been London, then Milan, but that’s ok right? Thank you FF Channel! BURBERRY     J.W. ANDERSON     MARY KATRANTZOU     MARGARET HOWELL     ERDEM     ROLAND MOURET     JASPER CONRAN     VIVIAN WESTWOOD     VICTORIA BECKHAM     SHOPYET     SIMONE ROCHA More to come Monday. Enjoy the rest of your weekend, be blessed!   Featured image: 1ZOOM.Me Advertisements

Where To…London, England

9.22.18 We are now traveling across the pond over to London, England or the United Kingdom to see what activities to do, and there is a lot! Thanks to VistiLondon.com. Credit source: Visit London Top Shows in September: Eugenius! at The Other Palace Enter a world of comics and superheroes with cult musical Eugenius!. In this teen love story, a comic book fan tries to find the hero within himself. 1 Sep-7 Oct.   Heathers The Musical at the Theatre Royal Haymarket Heathers The Musical at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Image courtesy of Emma Holland PR. Don’t miss hit show Heathers The Musical, as it transfers to London’s West End following a successful run at The Other Palace. A cruel clique runs a high school until a new boy arrives and changes everything, in this show based on a cult 1980s film. 3 Sep-24 Nov.     Museums Tate Modern FREE A visit to London isn’t complete without a trip to Tate Modern. Britain’s national museum of modern and contemporary art from around the world is housed in the former …

Victoria & Albert Museum: Balenciaga: Shaping Fashion

May 24 / 17 For those who love fashion, this is something for you. The Victoria & Albert Museum in London, England are displaying the works of the late Cristobal Balenciaga. cred: victoria & albert museum         This exhibition examines the work and legacy of influential Spanish couturier Cristóbal Balenciaga, with over 100 pieces crafted by ‘the master’ of couture, his protégées and contemporary fashion designers working in the same innovative tradition.   Opening on Saturday, 27 May 2017 Daily: 10.00 – 17.30Last entry 16.15Friday: 10.00 – 21.30Last entry 20.15 Room 40 Tickets cost £12.00Concessions apply. Advance booking is recommended. Members do not need to book.   If your planning a trip to London, be sure to make a stop at the Victoria & Albert Museum. To book for tickets, click here. Enjoy the rest of your Wednesday, be blessed!                                                   featured images: Hiro Wakabayashi & SUSANA NAKATANI

Final Weekend Scene: London Fashion Week 2016 Recap

September 24 / 16 Hello again. Last post for Saturday. As some of you may or may not know, London Fashion Week has pass….September 16-20, 2016….and Shadowbox is giving you some highlights, courtesy of the British Fashion Council.               Here is the full stream video of London Fashion Week, courtesy of the British Fashion Council.   For more about London Fashion Week go to http://www.youtube.com/user/BritishFashionTV. Enjoy the rest of your weekend. I will get back with you Monday! Be Blessed!                 featured image: wtop.com

@ The Event: London

August 19 / 16 Good Morning and Happy Friday! No more @ The Museum….it is now @ The Event. Today we’re visiting across the pond in London, England. Lots of things are always happening in London….. (cred: visitlondon.com & music festival wizard) ART/PHOTOGRAPHY, ETC.. William Kentridge: Thick Time ♦ September 21, 2016 – January 15, 2017 / Whitechapel Art Gallery / 80-82 Whitechapel High Street London E1 7QX / +44 (0) 20 7522 7888 / http://www.whitechapelgallery.org Discover the South African artist’s fascinating works with William Kentridge: Thick Time at the Whitechapel Gallery, his first major solo exhibition in the UK. Known for his drawings, theatre productions and films, Kentridge also specialises in complex installations. The exhibition features six large-scale works created between 2003 and 2016, which gives an insight into the artist’s vision throughout his career — Abstract Expressionism at Royal Academy of Arts ♦ September 24, 2016 – January 2, 2017 / Burlington House London W1J 0BD / +44 (0) 20 7300 8000 / http://www.royal.academy.org.uk Rediscover one of the greatest art movements of the 20th …

Artscene Newsletter Weekend: Writing Competitions & London Art Fair 2016 Update

May 9, 2015 Hello my beautiful peeps…..weekend is here. Time to relax and get comfortable from the week’s activities. Two writing competitions for you to take advantage and the latest on the London Art Fair 2016. YALE DRAMA SERIES   2006-2016 10th Anniversary Competition The Yale Drama Series Seeks Submissions For Its 2016 Competition Judged By Nicholas Wright The winner will be awarded:  The David Charles Horn Prize of $10,000 Publication of his/her manuscript by Yale University Press A reading at Lincoln Center Theater Submissions for the 2016 competition accepted between June 1 – August 15, 2015 For more information and complete rules governing the competition, visit: yalebooks.com/drama   THE RONALD SUKENICK/FC2 INNOVATIVE FICTION CONTEST $1,500 & Publication by FC2 Entries accepted August 15 – November 1, 2015 Submission guidelines: http://www.fc2.org/prizes.html   Short and to the point! If any of you are interested, visits the sites above and follow the guidelines.   LONDON ART FAIR 2016 UPDATE from the website: The next edition of London Art Fair takes place at the Business Design Centre, Islington, …

ART SCENE NEWSLETTER: SOTHEBY’S INSTITUTE OF ART SUMMER ONLINE COURSES

June 18, 2014 Hello again…..back with a very brief piece of Art Scene stuff. I’ve just recently found Sotheby’s Institute of Art. As the website states: Taught by leading scholars and professionals in the field, all of our online courses focus on important art world topics, including art history, art business, contemporary art, and more. They have a 6 week Summer Online Course starting June 23. Yes, that a few days away, but like I said I just recently found out about it. Here are the courses: Art History : Introduction to Art History: Movements that Mattered Giotto to Warhol: Understanding Painting’s Enduring Appeal Contemporary Art: Introduction to Contemporary Art Contemporary Chinese Art and Its Markets Art Business: Art as a Global Business Understanding Legal Concepts in the Art World Art Writing: Writing for the Art World Artist’s Writings: Developing a Writer’s Voice If anyone is interested and would like to get more information go to sothebyinstitute.com. Sotheby’s Institute of Art will be added to the Education Corner page in the next few days. Come …

AT THE MUSEUM: THE NATIONAL GALLERY

February 21, 2014 Hello and Happy Friday (YAY)! I know that I’ve had this museum posted before, but for some of you just following, if your ever planning a trip across the pond to London, try dropping by The National Gallery. They have really great exhibitions there such as these……   VERONESE: MAGNIFICENCE IN RENAISSANCE VENICE March 19 – June 15, 2014 Daily 10am – 6pm (last admission 5:15pm)  Fridays 10am – 9pm (last admission 8:15pm)     STRANGE BEAUTY: MASTERS OF THE GERMAN RENAISSANCE February 19 – May 11, 2014 Daily 10am – 6pm (last admission 5:15pm)  Fridays 10am – 9pm (last admission 8:15pm)   THE SUNFLOWERS   January 25 – April 27, 2014, Room 46 (access via the Getty Entrance). Admission is free. Check out Guided Tour, a 60 minute taster tour where first-time adult visitors can explore collections led by Gallery lectures. Monday – Friday:11:30am and 2:30pm, Friday 7pm, Saturday & Sunday: 11:30am – 2:30pm and 4pm. Sainsbury Wing Information Desk. Admission is free. The National welcomes families to come explore what the museum has …