Photos: Publicolor’s 2017 Stir, Splatter, & Roll

Publicolor celebrated their Stir, Splatter + Roll Gala May 22 at the Metropolitan Pavilion raising nearly 1.3 million dollars. Ruth Lande Shuman started Publicolor in 1996 with a mission to improve the lives of neglected NYC public school students, teachers, and communities. Shocked by low-income students’ failing test scores, high drop-out rates, and dreary often prison-like facilities,…

Photos: Exhibition of Contemporary Philippine Art At Donna Karan’s Urban Zen

Downtown at Donna Karan’s Urban Zen, Josie Natori with David and Susan Rockefeller held a significant exhibition of contemporary Philippine art. Called Pintô Manhattan Manila, the work of 30 contemporary artists was sold to benefit The Asian Cultural Council and the Pint​ô Museum of Art. The exhibition was curated by by Federico De Vera. Pintô’s founder, the esteemed neurologist Dr. Joven Cuanang attended along…

Photos: Casita Maria Benefit At ETRO’s Madison Ave Flagship Store

Italian fashion house, ETRO, and Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia teamed up to benefit Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education at ETRO’s Madison Avenue flagship store. The collaborative event was hosted by Jacopo Etro, Prince Dimitri of Yugoslavia, and Casita Maria’s chairman, Jacqueline Weld Drake. ETRO presented its Pre Fall 2017 men s and women s collections styled…

Photos: American Ballet Theatre 2017 Spring Gala

An anchor to the spring cultural and social season; American Ballet Theatre’s 2017 Spring Gala.  Guests arrived at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center for American Ballet Theatre’s Spring Gala on a rainy Monday evening. ABT’s world-famous dancers were featured in the New York premiere of Whipped Cream. Choreographed by ABT Artist-in- Residence Alexei…

This Summer Jump The Waitlist For Your Favorite Tattoo Artists

W Hotels of New York announce the launch of the inaugural In-House Tattoo Artist Series, inviting some of the world’s most celebrated tattoo artists to set up residence, and tattoo parlor, in the hotels’ suites. W Hotels of New York will provide guests with a one-of-a-kind opportunity to jump the artists’ extensive multiyear waiting lists….

Listing: Cool Culture’s 2017 UnGala

The Cool Culture UnGala 2017, brings together more than 300 diverse supporters to celebrate and fundraise for Cool Culture and its programs and to acknowledge Teresita Fernandez and Reggie Van Lee for their commitment to social justice, diversity, and arts access. More than a fundraiser, The UnGala celebrates the cultural vitality of NYC through musical…

Photos: Art on Rivington Presents ‘Fear Less’ by Peter Tunney

On Thursday May 4th, iconic artist Peter Tunney unveiled his latest exhibition ‘Fear Less’ which will be on display for the public at S’Zen Art & Cocktail Lounge at the Hotel on Rivington.  Tunney, who was wearing a Save Ferris T-shirt and silver Nike sneakers with light up soles, was joined by fellow artist Domingo…

Listing: Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction

Sotheby’s is delighted to announce our upcoming 18 May Contemporary Art Evening Auction at 7pm, which offers a strong selection of works from the post-war period to the present. The sale season is led by Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Untitled, 1982, a monumental masterpiece that has been virtually unseen since it last appeared on the market in…

Listing: 24-Hour Exhibition of Contemporary Philippine Art at Urban Zen

PINTÔ MANHATTAN MANILA 24-Hour Exhibition of Contemporary Philippine Art Open 8:00 PM Monday 5.22 through 8:00 PM Tuesday 5.23 Urban Zen, 705 Greenwich Street, New York City Benefiting the Asian Cultural Council (ACC) and The Pintô Art Museum New York, NY (April 2017) – Pintô Manhattan Manila will exhibit works by more than 30 contemporary…

Met Gala 2017 Looks: The Beautiful, The Bad, & The Really Ugly

Fashions biggest night! New Yorkers flock to the Upper East Side to get a glimpse of the glamour, the fashion, the dramatics, and even the car wrecks… Some celebs opted for simple and elegant, some scandalously clad, and some opted for their own hair as a bouquet accessory (looking at you Jaden Smith!!). Here are…

Listing: Storm King Art Center Hosts Annual Summer Solstice Celebration

WHAT: The annual Summer Solstice Celebration at Storm King Art Center is the Hudson Valley’s premier summertime event, featuring a cocktail reception and a gourmet farm-to-table dinner in a picturesque landscape. The festive affair treats guests to private tours of the grounds and special viewings of the 2017 exhibitions, David Smith: The White Sculptures and…