Ambassador's Events

Opening of 'Heads of Society' exhibition at the Ambassador’s Residence

23 March 2017 | German Embassy London
Ambassador Peter Ammon and Marliese Heimann-Ammon

Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese welcomed 120 guests for the opening of the new exhibition ‘Heads of Society’, presenting works by the London-based South African/German artist Kimberley Gundle on 22 March.

Preparations of "Beethoven 2020"-celebrations in the UK are now underway

21 March 2017 | German Embassy London
Preparations of the “Beethoven 2020”-celebrations in the UK are now underway

Following the joint invitation of the German Embassy London and the Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS), thirty representatives of leading British orchestras, festivals and concert halls and the Beethoven Haus in Bonn came together in order to discuss ideas and plans in the run-up to Ludwig von Beethoven’s 250th birthday in 2020.

'Reclaiming Identity' - a Panel discussion in cooperation with the Association of Jewish Refugees

20 March 2017 | German Embassy London
Michael Newman, Mary Fulbrook, Thomas Harding and Philippe Sands

On 16 March, the German Embassy London, in cooperation with the Association of Jewish Refugees (AJR), hosted a panel discussion titled 'Reclaiming Identity'.

Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra performs at the Ambassador’s Residence

9 March 2017 | German Embassy London
Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Marios Papadopoulos MBE performing with violinist Natalia Lomeiko and cellist Mats Lidström

On 8 March, Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese Heimann-Ammon hosted a concert by the Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra in a chamber music setting.

Performance of Susan Hill's short play "Spring" and preview of Kimberley Gundle exhibition

27 February 2017 | German Embassy London
Ambassador Peter Ammon

On 26 February, Ambassador Peter Ammon and his wife Marliese Heimann-Ammon hosted a performance of Susan Hill’s short play “Spring” at their Residence together with a preview of the new exhibition “Heads of Society” by Kimberley Gundle, which will open in March.