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….

2017 Manhattanhenge Dates Announced

Four nights a year, the streets of Manhattan’s grid become the site for a stunning sunset phenomenon known as Manhattanhenge. During Manhattanhenge, the Sun sets in perfect alignment with Manhattan’s East-West numbered streets, creating cinema-worthy photo opportunities. This summer, the full Sun will be visible on the grid on Tuesday, May 30, at 8:12 pm,…

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: Oliver Scholars 4th Annual Gala

Oliver Scholars, a nonprofit preparing high-achieving African-American and Latino students for success at the nation’s best independent schools and colleges, celebrated their 4th annual Gala Wednesday evening. The gala was a huge success raising more than $450,000. The event was held on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 at the IAC Building located at 533 West 18th…

Listing: Casamigos Tequila Dinner at La Loteria NYC

Cinco de Mayo may be over – but we’re never over tacos and tequila! Join Casamigos Tequila for a 3-course dinner at La Loteria in the West Village on Tuesday, 5/30 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $75.00 per person and they can be purchased by calling the restaurant and making a reservation at 212-858-9096.

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…

The Weeknd Announces 2017 Multi-City Pop-Up Shops

The Weeknd announces a 8-city global pop-up collection for the release of Starboy 2017 Capsule. The retail event will take place the Friday, May 5th through Sunday, May 7th with partners Patron of the New, New York; 424 of Fairfax, Los Angeles, CA; RSVP Gallery, Chicago, The Webster in Miami and Houston, the Nomad in Toronto, Roden…

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education Musical 2017

Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education, which has provided youth and their families high quality education, arts and social programming in East Harlem and the South Bronx for over 80 years, hosted its annual Musicale 2017, on Thursday, April 27, from 6-8pm at a Private Club in New York City. An intimate, elegant evening…