Out Of Town: American Icon Awards Honoring Al Pacino, Quincy Jones, Evander Holyfield

On Sunday, May 19, 2019 Joseph Clapsaddle & Associates hosted its inaugural production of the American Icon Awards at the legendary Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. Design-driven Swiss watchmaker Rado joined them at the event, which honored Hollywood icon Al Pacino, music industry icon Quincy Jones, and sports icon Evander Holyfield with additional recognition…

PHOTOS: American Ballet Theatre 2019 Spring Gala

In New York, Autumn is brought in with trendy designers and sleek models walking New York Fashion Week runways. But when the weather gets warmer and it’s finally time for Spring, it’s dancers and their galas that ring in the changing season and beautiful weather. First was Youth America Grand Prix’s 50th Anniversary Gala in…

PHOTOS: Parkinson’s Foundation 2019 New York Gala Raises $665,000

The Parkinson’s Foundation, a nonprofit organization that works to advance research and care that improves the lives of those living with Parkinson’s disease, hosted its annual New York Gala on Tuesday, May 7, at Cipriani on Broadway, raising over $665,000. More than 230 attendees were entertained by master of ceremonies Willie Geist, Host of NBC News’ “Sunday…

PHOTOS: Publicolor’s 23rd Annual Stir Splatter & Roll Gala

Publicolor celebrated their 23rd annual gala, Stir Splatter + Roll, on April 30, 2019 at Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The evening’s colorful cocktail hour had 13 painting stations for guests to participate with some of NYC’s leading artists, designers, and architects including Nicole Miller, Paul Haigh, Pamela Bell, Marvel Architects, Judy Ross, and Tucker Viemeister. New York…

East Hampton’s LongHouse Reserve Celebrates 28th Season Opening

LongHouse Reserve is excited to open its 28th season with Rites of Spring on Saturday, April 27 from 1:00 to 5:00 PM. The gardens will be filled with spectacular displays of flowering trees and showy daffodils that over 30 years have multiplied by hundreds of thousands. The daffodils are now augmented with great swaths of…

PHOTOS: Lenox Hill Neighborhood House Spring Gala

Last Thursday Lenox Hill Neighborhood House hosted their annual Spring Gala at Cipriani 42nd Street. While some Gala’s have great entertainment or food, the standout of this soiree was the decor. Celebrated designers came together to create nearly 40 unique tables with the theme THE FUTURE STARTS NOW! as their inspiration. Different chairs, table cloths,…

Listing: Bernadette Peters, Anthony Haden Guest to Present Awards at Urban Stages Gala

Urban Stages’ Board of Directors and founding artistic director Frances Hill are excited to announce that this year’s presenters will be Tony Award Winner, Broadway’s Bernadette Peters  who will present the award to Donna Murphy, and Emmy Award winner and celebrated journalist Anthony Haden-Guest will present to Edwina Sandys as they celebrate35 years of acclaimed…

Listing: Erotic Feminism in the #MeToo Era at The Artist Outpost Gallery

Introducing The Artist Outpost, a multipurpose, 2000-square ft. duplex, showcasing curated up-and-coming designers on the top floor boutique, and collective shows in the downstairs gallery. The design caters to those who crave a unique space, and the hidden gem of East Harlem is located on a picturesque cobblestone street, enchanting viewers as they experience it. The…

Listing: ‘The Devouring’ at The Times Square EDITION’s Paradise Club

Surrender to the pleasures of Paradise where everything is sacred and nothing is forbidden. “The Devouring: A Marriage of Heaven and Hell” presents an elaborate collection of performance, conceived and presented by Brooklyn nightlife collective House of Yes, paired with a theatrical feast created by Michelin star chef John Fraser and hosted by the incandescent…

LEGOLAND New York Resort Unveils First Piece of Theme Park

As thousands of people streamed in and out of New York’s newest transit hub at the World Trade Center, the upcoming theme park LEGOLAND® New York Resort unveiled a LEGO version of the Oculus building, where all of this was taking place. Created out of more than 40,000 LEGO bricks, the three-foot-high Oculus model took…