Archive for the ‘Events’ Category
Sunday, February 20th, 2011
The Bass Notes exhibition showcases a selection of the iconic work by graphic designer Saul Bass. He has had such a massive impact in the world of film and graphic design and arguably basically invented film titles as we know them today.
Thursday, December 2nd, 2010
Tuesday, October 5th, 2010
HYPER JAPAN London 2010 is a brand new Japanese pop culture event that was held in London at The Old Truman Brewery on 1-3 October. Featuring fashion shows, anime and manga products and Japanese cuisine, it’s the best way to have a taste of the wonderful Japanese culture.
Monday, September 20th, 2010
This year’s Japan Matsuri was bigger and better! It’s a celebration of Japanese culture, with a large selection of stalls with a variety of Japanese products and clothes, food and drinks to arts and crafts. The whole market was used this year, decorated with hanging lanterns and ribbons around the place.
Friday, July 2nd, 2010
We managed to get tickets to the international premiere of a documentary dedicated to the late Czech architect Jan Kaplický, co-founder of London based practice Future Systems. It tells the story of Kaplický’s last grand design, the project for the National Library in Prague called “the Eye over Prague”.
Saturday, June 26th, 2010
Sunday, June 13th, 2010
Friday, May 28th, 2010
This Friday my wife and I went to a gig from Czech folk singer Jaromir Nohavica at the Southbank centre.
Monday, May 24th, 2010
Had another opportunity to go see England play at Wembley stadium today with my work colleagues. This was an international friendly match against Mexico and a chance to experiment with a selection of players ahead of the World Cup in June.
Saturday, March 13th, 2010
Today I was at the London Science Museum to see the “1001 inventions” exhibition. This was a collection of inventions in various sciences, including chemistry, medicine, architecture, and geography, made by Muslims in the past which had a huge impact on the modern world.