Le Meridien Bangkok Hosts "A New Perspective On Photography" With Luca Capuano
Luca Capuano, Italian photographer provided guests with a New Perspective on photography on 18th June, 2011 at Le Méridien Bangkok.
- (1888PressRelease) June 22, 2011 - BANGKOK - Le Méridien's approach of curated experiences in the world of the arts is enriched with the launch of 'A New Perspective' signature event series, featuring contemporary culture talks that further transform Le Méridien into a creative hub.
"A New Perspective" event series will highlight both local and international artists, for an interactive experience exploring a cultural specialty and will allow guests to gather new insights and stimulate dialogue. The series will feature contemporary artists, art fair partners, and other local creatives to bring the arts to life for Le Méridien guests and the local community.
"Le Méridien is committed to transforming its hotels into creative hubs for its guests and local community, delivering a new perspective in a relevant way," said Eva Ziegler, Global Brand Leader, Le Méridien and W Hotels Worldwide.
"A New Perspective" event with Luca Capuano, a professional Italian photographer and a professor at Istituto Superiore per le Industrie Artistiche Urbino took place on 18th June 2011 at Le Méridien Bangkok. Luca Capuano discussed a new perspective on photography and how Italian culture + contemporary historical architectures inspired his work of architectural and artistic photography.
About Luca Capuano
Luca Capuano is a professional photographer, specialized in architectural photography. He has worked on many projects for the documentation and interpretative analysis of contemporary and historical architecture for publishing houses, museums, foundations, public organizations and private clients. His photographs have been published in leading National and International magazines of the sector. He teaches history and language of photography at Istituto Superiore per le Industrie Artistiche Urbino.
About Le Méridien
Le Méridien, the French-born hotel brand currently represented by 105 properties in 50 countries, was acquired by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE: HOT) in November 2005. Since then, Le Méridien has gone through a brand revitalization, which included appointing a full-time Cultural Curator - French arts-provocateur Jérôme Sans - and transforming numerous guest touch points, thus brining unique and interactive experiences to its guests.
With close to 80 of its properties located in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific, Le Méridien provides a strong international complement to Starwood's primarily North American holdings. Plans call for dynamic expansion of Le Méridien hotels and resorts within the next five years, concentrating in the U.S., Latin America, and Asia-Pacific, including destinations such as India, Thailand and China. Le Méridien recently opened new hotels in Bangkok, Dallas, Philadelphia, Minneapolis, Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai, Shimei Bay, Xiamen, Chongqing Nan'an and Qingdao (China), and has recently signed a new hotel deal in Taipei. For more information, please visit www.lemeridien.com.
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