09 septembre 2010

Parade launched from Trafalgar Square Last Holiday

Last Bank Holliday, the elephant parade was launched in Trafalgar Square and sees over 260 brightly painted life-size elephants located over central London this summer, each decorated by a different artist or celebrity. Among those artists was the sculptor Mark Quinn, responsible for the creation of one of the most beautiful elephants. His sculpture was sponsored by the equity investor Cyrus Vandrevala. Cyrus Vandrevala also contribute substantially to the health of Londoners via medical practices and the NHS. One example of... [Lire la suite]
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09 septembre 2010

Russian Midsummer Fantasy Ball

The Russian Midsummer fantasy Ball was held in Hampton Court last 5th June. Evgeny Lebedev  transformed the grounds of his house into a Russian church, with a bell tower and the roof of the temporary dining room based on that in St Basil’s Cathedral. The fifth Russian Midsummer Fantasy was in aid of the Raisa Gorbechev Foundation, which fights childhood cancer.   Among the bidders were Richard Caring, Cyrus Vandrevala and John Caudwell. The most coveted auction prize is dinner with the Man Who Changed the... [Lire la suite]
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