Rare Man Ray Chess Set Heads to Auction – Robb Report

Rare Man Ray Chess Set Heads to Auction – Robb Report

Surrealist Man Ray developed a passion for chess after being introduced to the game in the early 1920s by fellow artist and chess fanatic Marcel Duchamp. The duo famously played chess on the roof of the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris for a scene in René Clair’s 1924 film, Entr’acte. And while Man Ray never […]

Saudi Arabia set to make new moves in chess – LIFE – The Hindu – The Hindu

Saudi Arabia set to make new moves in chess – LIFE – The Hindu – The Hindu

P.K. Ajith Kumar Kozhikode, November 18, 2017 00:00 IST Updated: November 18, 2017 05:12 IST “; var writeOnDocument = true; var skipOnDeviceValue = “[medium, small]”; var noSkipOnDevice = skipOnDeviceValue.length > 0; if(noSkipOnDevice) { if (skipOnDeviceValue.indexOf(“large”) > -1 && (isDesktop || isLargeDesktop)) { writeOnDocument = false; } if (skipOnDeviceValue.indexOf(“medium”) > -1 && isTablet) { writeOnDocument = […]

Shreyas Smith cops Proven Masters KO Chess Champs – Jamaica Observer

Shreyas Smith cops Proven Masters KO Chess Champs – Jamaica Observer

Shreyas Smith cops Proven Masters KO Chess Champs Sunday, November 19, 2017 ‘); } else { $(“.fotorama-caption”).addClass(“remove_caption”); } }) .fotorama(); Reigning National Chess Champion, Super National Master (SNM) Shreyas Smith, shook off a poor start to rally from a game-one loss to win two back-to-back games and draw the fourth, to capture the 2017 Proven […]

10-Year-Old Armenian Chess Player Defeats iPod Designer – Asbarez Armenian News

10-Year-Old Armenian Chess Player Defeats iPod Designer – Asbarez Armenian News

Narek Khachatryan plays chess with Tony Fadell, the American tech innovator YEREVAN—Tony Fadell, the American tech innovator known for being one of the designers of the iPod, who on Thursday received Armenia’s Presidential IT was defeated during a chess match with 10-year-old Narek Khachatryan, according a Facebook post on the Chess Federation of Armenia. American […]

President of Egyptian Chess Federation receives interview with Xinhua – Xinhua

President of Egyptian Chess Federation receives interview with Xinhua – Xinhua

Hesham al-Gendy, president of the Egyptian Chess Federation, receives an interview with Xinhua in Cairo, Egypt, on Nov. 14, 2017. The Egyptian Chess Federation invites Chinese grandmasters to join a new international competition that will be held in February 2018 at the Red Sea resort city of Sharm el-Sheikh, the federation chief told Xinhua in […]

First Flight Chess at Lara Academy – Trinidad News

Young chessist Rayden Rampersad, second from left, will be competing at the First Flight Chess Life tournament on Saturday at the Brian Lara Academy in Tarouba. Local junior chessists will be vying for a share in the $5,000 prize-fund at stake for the First Flight Chess Life – a scholastic chess contest sponsored by […]