PHOTOS: Casita Maria 2016 Fiesta at The Plaza Hotel

The Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education’s “Fiesta 2016” presented their Gold Medal of Honor to Marcelo Claure (President and CEO of Sprint Corporation), Joanna Fisher (noted arts philanthropist), and Hutton Wilkinson (interior designer) on Tuesday, October 18 at The Plaza Hotel in New York City. As is Fiesta’s tradition the gala co-chairs were Jacqueline…

Celebratory Soiree For Upcoming Casita Maria Fiesta

Barrett Freilinghuysen, Jacqueline Weld Drake, Joanna Fisher, Mary McFadden Jacqueline Weld Drake hosted a celebration for Casita Maria Center for Arts and Education’s upcoming gala, Fiesta! 2016, at her Upper East Side residence last night. Guests toasted Fiesta’s! 2016 Gold medal honoree Joanna Fisher. Guests included Yanna Avis, Steven Aronson, Tony Bechara, ABT’s Ashley Bouder, Clodagh and Daniel Aubry,…

Candace Bushnell Hamptons Reading with Parrish Art Museum + BOMB Magazine

BOMB Magazine and the Parrish Art Museum hosted a reading at artist Toni Ross’s large-scale installation, “Permanent Transience” on the grounds of Marders Garden Center. BOMB editor Betsy Sussler welcomed a standing room only crowd that included Parrish director Terrie Sultan. Bob Morris recalled mentor Edward Albee before reading a new meditation on his youth.  Jacqueline Weld read from her spirited biography of Peggy Guggenheim. Greg Hedberg described…