Envoy’s Album – Winter 2016

| January 4, 2016 | 0 Comments
Koviljka Špiri´c, ambassador of Bosnia-Herzegovina, hosted a reception at her embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Koviljka Špiri´c, ambassador of Bosnia-Herzegovina, hosted a reception at her embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Slovak Ambassador Andrej Droba, artist Dominik Sokolowski, gallery director Edith Betkowski, Polish Ambassador Marcin Bosacki and Serbian Ambassador Mihailo Papazoglu at a vernissage at Alpha Art Gallery co-hosted with the Embassy of Poland. (Photo: Lois Siegel)

Slovak Ambassador Andrej Droba, artist Dominik Sokolowski, gallery director Edith Betkowski, Polish Ambassador Marcin Bosacki and Serbian Ambassador Mihailo Papazoglu at a vernissage at Alpha Art Gallery co-hosted with the Embassy of Poland. (Photo: Lois Siegel)

 

The High Commission of Trinidad and Tobago and the Trinidad and Tobago Association of Ottawa hosted a cultural show, featuring dancer Cammie Smith from the Mason Hall Village Council Folk Performers of Tobago. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

The High Commission of Trinidad and Tobago and the Trinidad and Tobago Association of Ottawa hosted a cultural show, featuring dancer Cammie Smith from the Mason Hall Village Council Folk Performers of Tobago. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

The Ottawa Diplomatic Association hosted its third annual Fly Day, offering flights over Ottawa. Here, Venera Issekenova, assistant to the ambassador of Kazakhstan, steps off the plane. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

The Ottawa Diplomatic Association hosted its third annual Fly Day, offering flights over Ottawa. Here, Venera Issekenova, assistant to the ambassador of Kazakhstan, steps off the plane. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Slovak Ambassador Andrej Droba and his wife, Daniela Drobova, hosted a Taste of Slovakia event at their embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Slovak Ambassador Andrej Droba and his wife, Daniela Drobova, hosted a Taste of Slovakia event at their embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Saudi Arabian Ambassador Naif Bandir A. Alsudairy hosted a national day reception at the embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Saudi Arabian Ambassador Naif Bandir A. Alsudairy hosted a national day reception at the embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Georgian Ambassador Alexander Latsabidze, right, hosted a classical piano recital by renowned Georgian musician Edisher Savitski, left, as well as an exhibition titled Three Types of Georgian Scripts at the University of Ottawa's Tabaret Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Georgian Ambassador Alexander Latsabidze, right, hosted a classical piano recital by renowned Georgian musician Edisher Savitski, left, as well as an exhibition titled Three Types of Georgian Scripts at the University of Ottawa’s Tabaret Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

To mark the 205th anniversary of Mexico’s independence, Ambassador Francisco Suarez Davila and his wife, Diana Mogollon de Suarez, hosted a reception at the NAC’s rooftop terrace. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

To mark the 205th anniversary of Mexico’s independence, Ambassador Francisco Suarez Davila and his wife, Diana Mogollon de Suarez, hosted a reception at the NAC’s rooftop terrace. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

On the occasion of their national day, Spanish Ambassador Carlos Gomez-Mugica and his wife, Maria de la Rica Aranguren, hosted a reception at the embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

On the occasion of their national day, Spanish Ambassador Carlos Gomez-Mugica and his wife, Maria de la Rica Aranguren, hosted a reception at the embassy. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

To mark the 70th national day of Vietnam, Ambassador To Anh Dung and his wife, Tran Phi Nga, hosted a reception at the Westin Hotel. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

To mark the 70th national day of Vietnam, Ambassador To Anh Dung and his wife, Tran Phi Nga, hosted a reception at the Westin Hotel. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

 In celebration of Austria’s national day, Ambassador Arno Reidel and his wife, Loretta Loria, hosted a concert of Viennese classical and operatic music at Tabaret Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

In celebration of Austria’s national day, Ambassador Arno Reidel and his wife, Loretta Loria, hosted a concert of Viennese classical and operatic music at Tabaret Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

To mark Korea’s national day and Armed Forces Day, Ambassador DaeShik Jo and his wife, Eunyoung Park, hosted a reception at their residence. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

To mark Korea’s national day and Armed Forces Day, Ambassador DaeShik Jo and his wife, Eunyoung Park, hosted a reception at their residence. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

To mark the 194th anniversary of the independence of Central American countries, Honduran Ambassador Sofia Lastenia Cerrato Rodriguez, right, Costa Rican Ambassador Roberto Dormond Cantu, left, hosted a reception at the Horticultural Building at Lansdowne Park, along with Salvadoran Ambassador Oscar Mauricio Duarte Granados and Guatemalan Ambassador Rita Claverie Diaz de Sciolli. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

To mark the 194th anniversary of the independence of Central American countries, Honduran Ambassador Sofia Lastenia Cerrato Rodriguez, right, Costa Rican Ambassador Roberto Dormond Cantu, left, hosted a reception at the Horticultural Building at Lansdowne Park, along with Salvadoran Ambassador Oscar Mauricio Duarte Granados and Guatemalan Ambassador Rita Claverie Diaz de Sciolli. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Gov. Gen. David Johnston received credentials from Panamanian Ambassador Alberto Arosemena Medina, Sri Lankan High Commissioner Ahmed Aflel Jawad and Malawian Ambassador Necton Darlington Mhura. (Photo: Sgt. Ronald Duchesne)

Gov. Gen. David Johnston received credentials from Panamanian Ambassador Alberto Arosemena Medina, Sri Lankan High Commissioner Ahmed Aflel Jawad and Malawian Ambassador Necton Darlington Mhura. (Photo: Sgt. Ronald Duchesne)

 

From left, Etsuko Monji, wife of the Japanese ambassador, Costa Rican Ambassador Roberto Carlos Dormond Cantu, Canadian Film Institute director Tom McSorley and Japanese Ambassador Kenjiro Monji at the Canadian Film Institute’s 80th anniversary celebration at City Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

From left, Etsuko Monji, wife of the Japanese ambassador, Costa Rican Ambassador Roberto Carlos Dormond Cantu, Canadian Film Institute director Tom McSorley and Japanese Ambassador Kenjiro Monji at the Canadian Film Institute’s 80th anniversary celebration at City Hall. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

To mark the 70th anniversary of the independence of Indonesia, Ambassador Teuku Faizasyah and his wife, Andris Faizasyah, hosted a reception at their residence. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

To mark the 70th anniversary of the independence of Indonesia, Ambassador Teuku Faizasyah and his wife, Andris Faizasyah, hosted a reception at their residence. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Ja'afar M. Balarabe, minister and chargé d'affaires of the Nigerian High Commission, and his wife, Nafisah Balarabe, hosted a national day reception at the Château Laurier. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Ja’afar M. Balarabe, minister and chargé d’affaires of the Nigerian High Commission, and his wife, Nafisah Balarabe, hosted a national day reception at the Château Laurier. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

The International Women's Club of Ottawa held its annual September tea at Orleans United Church. From left, Neelam Prakash (India), IWCO president Lia Mazzolin and Penny Tucker (New Zealand). (Photo: Helen Souter)

The International Women’s Club of Ottawa held its annual September tea at Orleans United Church. From left, Neelam Prakash (India), IWCO president Lia Mazzolin and Penny Tucker (New Zealand). (Photo: Helen Souter)

 

Hungarian Ambassador Bálint Ódor, right, hosted a reception at his residence in honour of the 59th Anniversary of Hungarian Revolution in October 1956. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Hungarian Ambassador Bálint Ódor, right, hosted a reception at his residence in honour of the 59th Anniversary of Hungarian Revolution in October 1956. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

Barbados High Commissioner Yvonne Walkes hosted a tea party fundraiser for the The Errol Borrow Memorial Trust of Canada at her residence. From left, Esther Charles, Walkes, Eunice Charles and fashion designer Sara Charles Waterman. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

Barbados High Commissioner Yvonne Walkes hosted a tea party fundraiser for the The Errol Borrow Memorial Trust of Canada at her residence. From left, Esther Charles, Walkes, Eunice Charles and fashion designer Sara Charles Waterman. (Photo: Ülle Baum)

 

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO), in collaboration with the National Arts Centre, presented Taiwan's famous Sword of Wisdom U-Theatre. From left, Simon Sung, executive director of information division at TECO; former MP David Kilgour; performer Li Sha Niu; music director Chih-Chun Huang; Frank Lin, acting representative at TECO, and Senator Thanh Hai Ngo. (Photo: Sam Garcia)

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO), in collaboration with the National Arts Centre, presented Taiwan’s famous Sword of Wisdom U-Theatre. From left, Simon Sung, executive director of information division at TECO; former MP David Kilgour; performer Li Sha Niu; music director Chih-Chun Huang; Frank Lin, acting representative at TECO, and Senator Thanh Hai Ngo. (Photo: Sam Garcia)

 

Carla Gómez de Barrientos (Venezuela embassy), Juliana McDonald, Venezuelan Ambassador Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernandez, organizer Lilia Faulkner and Marta Borkowska (Polish embassy) at the Latin American Art Exhibition 2015. (Photo: Lois Siegel). NOTE: Diplomat miscredited a photo of a Netherlands event in the October issue. The photo was taken by Ülle Baum.

Carla Gómez de Barrientos (Venezuela embassy), Juliana McDonald,
Venezuelan Ambassador Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernandez, organizer Lilia Faulkner and
Marta Borkowska (Polish embassy) at the Latin American Art Exhibition 2015. (Photo: Lois Siegel). NOTE: Diplomat miscredited a photo of a Netherlands event in the October issue. The photo was taken by Ülle Baum.

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