Artisan Crafted Jewelry at The Museum of Arts and Design

The Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) presents the nineteenth edition of LOOT: MAD About Jewelry, its annual exhibition and sale of one-of-a-kind contemporary jewelry. Open to the public April 9 through April 13, following the Opening Benefit on April 8, LOOT 2019 showcases the work of fifty-five emerging and acclaimed international jewelry artists and…

PHOTOS: The Vienna Philharmonic Society’s Concert and Dinner

The Vienna Philharmonic Society celebrated with a black-tie concert and dinner in a private club.  Limited to just 150 guests, it was arguably the most elegant event of the current social season, and under distinguished patronage including H.E. Wolfgang Waldner, Ambassador of Austria to the United States and Mrs. Gudrun Faudon-Waldner; H.E. Jan Kickert, Permanent Representative of Austria to…

PHOTOS: 2019 UN Women For Peace Association Awards Luncheon

UN Women for Peace Association’s (UNWFPA) Annual Awards Luncheon, in celebration of International Women’s Day, was held on Friday, March 1st at the United Nations Headquarters. This year, UNWFPA honored five distinguished individuals: actor, writer, and activist Ben Stiller (UNWFPA Advocacy Award), fashion designer Naeem Khan (Women’s Empowerment Award), philanthropists Albert and Deidre Pujols (Humanitarian Award), and Think Equal Founder and CEO Leslee…

PHOTOS: The O.G. Experience Exhibition Now Open in Chelsea

The The O.G. Experience , an unprecedented art exhibit that showcases works exclusively created by formerly incarcerated artists, is now open in NYC! Featuring a national cohort of seventeen artists from various disciplines, the 30-plus featured works lend themselves to a broad, multifaceted response to mass incarceration, using video, sculpture, painting, photography, commissioned installations, poetry…

Listing: Complexions Contemporary Ballet 25th Anniversary Season

Complexions Contemporary Ballet Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Performances at The Joyce Theater! Featuring a World Premiere of “WOKE” and “ From Then to Now” as well as the NYC Premiere of “Bach 25” plus, a return performance of “Star Dust”. February 19–March 3, 2019 Complexions Contemporary Ballet (Complexions) celebrates its 25th anniversary season at The…

PHOTOS: Sleeping Beauty Dreams NYC Premiere

Sleeping Beauty Dreams made its New York premiere last weekend at the The Beacon Theater on the Upper West Side. A technology focused contemporary dance and art show, featuring prima ballerina Diana Vishneva as Princess Aurora. The prince was performed by Marcelo Gomes and his new husband Nick Palmquist on alternating evenings. This was Vishneva and…

Listing: House Of Yes NYE Prohibition Disco Celebration

Quench your thirst for illicit entertainment at this very special New Year’s Eve edition of Prohibition Disco. Get gussied up in glamour, gamble the night away with wise guys and wild women. Move to the grooves of our speakeasy selectors, alongside Gangsters and Goons, Daddies and Dolls, Bootleggers and Broads. Dress to the nines in…

Listing: Ring In 2019 at Williamsburg’s Bar Beau

Spend New Year’s Eve at Bar Beau in Williamsburg! Avoid the Manhattan Times Square Crowd with a chic atmosphere and delicious food including Oysters with starfruit mignonette. WHO: You + Bar Beau WHAT: Prix Fixe Menu, 7pm & 9pm Seating // Premium Open Bar, 9pm-2am // plus a few *surprises* & champagne toast at midnight WHEN: Monday, December 31st WHERE: 61…

PHOTOS: 61st Annual Dance Magazine Awards

Misty Copeland was smiling bright at the 61st Annual Dance Magazine Awards. An evening that recognizes outstanding men and women whose contributions have left a lasting impact on dance. But the ABT star opened the evening on an emotional note “I’ve just come from Arthur Mitchell’s memorial service. Celebrating a life of such incredible impact, puts so…

PHOTOS: An Evening Of Charles James with The Museum at FIT

Dr. Valerie Steele and The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology hosted an evening with author Michèle Gerber Klein about her new book Charles James: Portrait of an Unreasonable Man: Fame, Fashion, Art.  Part of Gerber Klein’s nationwide tour, the event was attended by more than 300 people. They listened as Gerber Klein and Steele explored the life of America’s first grand master of…

Netflix’s Narcos Pop Up Open Now

Now open in New York City, Narcos: Mexico pop up! Netflix is bringing to life with an interactive experiences based on their new show, out on Netflix November 16. Keeping in the autumnal spirit, the free event features an artificial corn marijuana maze – a nod to “The Rockefeller of Marijuana” Miguel Felix Gallardo and the DEA’s burning…

PHOTOS: House of Peroni Opening Curated by Art Production Fund

The West Village was buzzing last week when Italy’s premium lager, Peroni Nastro Azzurro, and the Art Production Fund teamed up to debut the third annual installment of House of Peroni. The brands annual pop-up experience brings style to the world of beer as it celebrates a dynamic mix of forward thinking artists and creatives. New…