Offshore (1979) is a novel by Penelope Fitzgerald. It won the Booker Prize for that year. It recalls her time spent on boats on the Thames in Battersea. The novel explores the liminality of people who do not belong to the land or the sea, but are somewhere in between. The epigraph, "che mena il vento, e che batte la pioggia, e che s'incontran con si aspre lingue" ("whom the wind drives, or whom the rain beats, or those who clash with such bitter tongues") comes from Canto XI of Dante's Inferno.
"Offshore", when used relative to hydrocarbons, refers to an oil, natural gas or condensate field that is under the sea, or to activities or operations carried out in relation to such a field. There are various types of platform used in the development of offshore oil and gas fields, and subsea facilities.
But there’s plenty more where that came from, with offshore offerings by such modern-day titans as American photographer Diane Arbus, who died in 1971 at the age of 48; 62-year-old minimalist-leaning Polish sculpture, video artist and installation creator Miroslaw Balka; ...
Jessica Goldman . December 18, 2019 . 4.00am. Facebook Twitter ... The litany of side jobs held down by LuisGalindo as he was launching his acting career are as scrappy as they are diverse – stagehand, grocery store stocker, law firm clerk, offshore oil rig worker, sandblaster, painter, bartender, and rock-climbing wall builder, just to name a few.
"Very mysterious sources of funding," former White House ethics chief RichardPainter told Newsweek on Monday ... Painter continued ... Foreign investments to Cadre, a company partially owned by Kushner, should be reason to investigate possible foreign emoluments, former White House ethics chief Richard Painter said ... Painter (@RWPUSA) June 10, 2019.
BANDON - New Bandon Chamber of CommerceExecutive DirectorRuthiePainter couldn't be happier to be in Bandon, where she can bring her years of experience in the business world to help local business owners.�. Painter, who was hired in September, is no stranger to the area ... "I love the beach and I love being here," Painter said.
These companies drew international attention with the April 2016 publication of the PanamaPapers, which showed he relied on offshore shells to camouflage his ownership of works by famous painters, including Picasso, Degas, Monet and others.
... a period that was crucial to the post-impressionist master's development as a painter ... The sea view, showing a single wave-tossed ship just offshore under a brooding Dutch sky, is important to the museum as its only work from the painter's period in The Hague, where he studied.
As a representational painter with some skills, I often wonder what relevance my art form has in the contemporary world ... I am lucky that this medium is friendly to painters who create images that intrigue, and my paintings include representations of people that psychologically engage the viewer.
sculptors, painters and calligraphers. Fine art buys are all the rage in the shadowy world of Chinese offshore money laundering -- an illegal activity that can also be accomplished by washing money through Macau's casinos or creating fake trade invoices.
I started at the bottom and worked up to a good position -- what do you do when it gets pulled out from under you?" Instead of throwing himself back into the corporate pool, Axia invested part of his severance package in a CertaPro Painters franchise in Staten Island, N.Y., where he lives.