New Charles James Book Celebrated At The Halston House

A new definitive Charles James biography by Michèle Gerber Klein was celebrated on May 10th at The Halston House. Fashionistas and socialites alike gathered to purchase the first signed copies of Charles James: Portrait of Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art. Roy Halston Frowick’s (Halston) former townhouse was designed by the great mid-century architect Paul Rudolf. The relationship between Charles…

Listing: Chef Jacques Pépin To be Honored at 2018 Hayground Chefs Dinner

Honorary chairpersons Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick announce the 14th annual Hayground Chef’s Dinner, honoring world-renowned Chef Jacques Pépin, onSunday, July 29, 2018, in Jeff’s Kitchen at Hayground School, Bridgehampton. Five-star chefs will cook for guests as they celebrate Chef Pépin. The benefit dinner will raise much- needed financial aid for Hayground School, an inclusive, diverse school which incorporates an…

The Best and Worst Looks of the 2018 Met Gala

The Costume Institute’s spring 2018 exhibition—at The Met Fifth Avenue and The Met Cloisters— features a dialogue between fashion and medieval art from The Met collection to examine fashion’s ongoing engagement with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism. Serving as the cornerstone of the exhibition, papal robes and accessories from the Sistine Chapel sacristy,…

Fittingly Themed ‘Save The World’ Mural Comes To Brooklyn

Overlooking the East River, a new four-story mural was unveiled last weekend at 188 Eagle Street in Brooklyn by British artist, D*Face.  Appropriately titled for the moment, ‘Save The World’, it was created in conjunction with the first U.S edition of the Moniker International Art Fair and underwritten by Kaspersky Lab — their newst collaboration…

Listing: RIOULT Dance NY 2018 New York Season At The Joyce Theater

RIOULT Dance NY, the American modern dance company with a European sensibility dedicated to the creation and presentation of the work of choreographer Pascal Rioult, announces its 2018 New York season May 30th – June 3rd at The Joyce Theater (175 Eighth Avenue, at 19th Street, NYC). Hailed by the New York Times as having…

PHOTOS: YAGP Gala Brings Out Hollywood and Ballet Stars

Advancing young ballet dancers is Youth America Grand Prix’s mission.  Last evening at their ‘Stars of Today Meets the Stars of Tomorrow’ gala at Lincoln Center NBC’s Hoda Kotb took to the stage and addressed the standing room only crowd, “YAGP bridges the gap between young dancers and their education and performance opportunities. It sends…

Out Of Town: Chance The Rapper, Snoop, Joan Smalls, Winnie Harlow At REVOLVE Festival

#REVOLVEfestival 2018, day 1 and 2 proved to be the best party around, packing in the who’s-who of Hollywood and the music industry with daytime desert party. REVOLVE introduced the PALMS Stage, kicking off their long-term destination partnership with PALMS Casino Resort. Rap legend Snoop, showed up for a special performance of his hit songs including a set with long-time…

PHOTOS: The Vienna Philharmonic Society Benefit

At a private club The Vienna Philharmonic Society presented The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra for over one hundred benefit guests. There are many grand fundraisers in New York, but some nights are special and this is always because of their hosts.  Although the Chairman of The Vienna Philharmonic Society, Marifé Hernández, was unable to attend, her attention was evident everywhere.  Resting comfortably at home, recovering…

PHOTOS: Together1heart and JEZ Magazine Partner for NYC Launch

Together1heart works to care for and secure the rights of young women and girls who are victims or at risk of being victims of slavery, and to successfully recover, educate, train, and reintegrate them into society. Last week, together1heart partnered with JEZ Magazine for a launch event at Midtown’s Monarch Rooftop. The event was hosted by the February cover…