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Auckland

accessdate 17 October 2010 Wesley Intermediate, and Mount Albert Grammar School. Though his father was an accomplished rugby league player, Williams has said it was his mother who introduced him to the game. DATE OF BIRTH 3 August 1985 PLACE OF BIRTH Auckland, New Zealand RELIGION Islam Painting career In the 1960s Ching began to exhibit and sell paintings of birds. His first exhibition, ''Thirty Birds'', at the John Leech Galleries in Auckland in 1966 was of highly detailed watercolours using drybrush technique, and was an immediate sell-out. He was discovered internationally by Sir William Collins (William Collins (publisher)) of Collins publishing. A keen ornithologist, Sir William was scouring the world for bird painters to produce a prestigious series of book. Sir William came to New Zealand, attended Ching's second exhibition at the John Leech Galleries and discussed publishing a book of his work. On returning to the UK, Sir William took some of Ching's work to his friend, Sir Peter Scott, who then telegraphed Ching inviting him to call on him at Slimbridge. birth_date Wikipedia:Auckland City commons:Auckland


Manila

studied in a public school and was tutored at home in Spanish language reading and writing. After his father's death, Amorsolo and his family moved to Manila to live with Don Fabian de la Rosa, his mother's cousin and a Philippine painter. At the age of 13, Amorsolo became an apprentice to De la Rosa, who would eventually become the advocate and guide to Amorsolo's painting career. During this time, Amorsolo's mother embroidered to earn money, while Amorsolo helped by selling water color postcards to a local bookstore for ten centavos (Philippine peso) each. Amorsolo's brother, Pablo Amorsolo, was also a painter. Amorsolo's first success as a young painter came in 1908, when his painting ''Leyendo el periódico'' took second place at the ''Bazar Escolta'', a contest organized by the ''Asociacion Internacional de Artistas''. Between 1909 and 1914, Amorsolo enrolled at the Art School of the Liceo de Manila, where he earned honors for his paintings and drawings. DATE OF DEATH April 24, 1972 PLACE OF DEATH Manila, Philippines These productions were all made with studios in Manila and Guangzhou, China, which necessitated numerous trips to the studios by Guest & Mathieson to maintain their "hands-on" production style. The animated commercials they produced during this period were all done in L.A. on their computers. These productions were all made with studios in Manila and Guangzhou, China, which necessitated numerous trips to the studios by Guest & Mathieson to maintain their "hands-on" production style. The animated commercials they produced during this period were all done in L.A. on their computers. Asia * Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic School (Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic School (Philippines)) (Manila, Philippines) * Sacred Heart Convent School (Bangkok, Thailand) WPA World Ten-ball Championships The inaugural WPA event, with prizes totaling US$ (United States dollar)400,000 (₱ (Philippine peso)18,860,000), was held at the Philippine International Convention Center, Manila, September 29 through October 5. There were 128 players competing, representing 44 countries. Vice-President of the Philippines Noli de Castro made the ceremonial opening break shot, witnessed by officials of the WPA, International Olympic Committee, Philippine Sports Commission, Philippine Olympic Committee, Billiards and Snooker Congress of the Philippines, and tournament organizer Raya Sports. ''ABS-CBNNews.com'', "World Ten Ball Kicks Off in Manila; 128 in Main Draw" * Geologists increase the alert status of Mount Merapi volcano in central Java in Indonesia. The volcano has shown increased activity since last Friday. (Jakarta Post) (Channel News Asia) * In the Philippines, thousands of protestors gather in Manila to demand the resignation of president Gloria Arroyo, who has reshuffled her cabinet. The military is on alert in case of violence. (Sun Star) (Reuters) *In Pakistan, a collision of three express trains near Ghotki leaves at least 120 dead after 13 carriages derail, according to Pakistan Railways and local police. (Reuters) (Al-Jazeera)(BBC) ''Daniel T. Griffin'' served on local escort duty at Saipan between 20 May and 19 June 1945, then escorted a convoy back to Okinawa, and another from Okinawa to Ulithi. On 11 July she arrived in San Pedro Bay, Leyte, for varied duty in the Philippines until 22 September when she sailed with occupation troops to Kure, Japan, landing her passengers from 6 to 11 October. Returning to Manila on 16 October she redeployed troops in the Philippines until 2 December when she sailed for the United States. She called briefly at San Diego, arrived at Norfolk on 11 January 1946 and Green Cove Springs, Florida, on 4 March. She was placed out of commission in reserve there on 30 May 1946. Liang introduced the ''guzheng'' at the First Southeast Asia Music Conference in Manila, Philippines in 1955. He performed in ten European nations in 1958, participated in the International Music Symposium in Manila, and served as the Chief Delegate of the Republic of China in April 1966. Under the sponsorship of the Honolulu Museum of Art Honolulu Academy of Arts , he performed and lectured on seven U.S. college campuses in May 1967. After training in Hawaiian waters, the ship returned to San Diego on 23 July and began training with Underwater Demolition Teams. She sailed on 16 August, the day after the war's end (Victory over Japan Day) for the forward areas, stopping at Eniwetok, Ulithi, and Manila. After demolition exercises in Lingayen Gulf, she sailed to Wakayama, Japan, where underwater demolition teams reconnoitered beaches prior to American occupation landings. After the successful operation, ''Ira Jeffery'' sailed for the United States, arriving San Diego on 20 November 1945. Spanish–American War Upon the outbreak of war with Spain (Spanish–American War) in 1898, the twin-screw protected cruiser WikiPedia:Manila Commons:Category:Manila Dmoz:Regional Asia Philippines Regions National Capital Region City of Manila


Moscow

been a ballet dancer (which may account for some of his most known work being of ballerinas), and a professional violinist. During the beginning of his painting career, he focused on abstract art. However, through appreciation for works from the old school of painting, he started painting with more realism. He was a very versatile artist, and could paint any given subject with incredible detail. He painted all over the world, particularly in cities with renowned ballets


France

name "JBarberaTuffy" Painting career In Amsterdam he worked as a painter of genre works, and portraits. He won a very good following as a painter, winning a lucrative commission for a large commemorative piece for the state visit by Maria of Medici in 1638, which hangs in the Rijksmuseum. This piece was commissioned by the Bicker Company of the Amsterdam ''schutterij'', and shows the members posing around a bust of Maria of Medici, with a poem by Joost van


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