EleVen By Venus William Garden Party
[Venus Williams, Gigi Grazer, Darcy Miller Nussbaum, Venus Williams, Dylan Lauren]
Where: Home of Rita Schrager, Southampton
Who Was There: Venus Williams, Adelina and Bill Ettelson, Albert Evans, Alexandra Lebenthal, Annelise Peterson, Antoine Verglas, Arthur and Greta Elgort, Ava Schrager, Bettina Zilkha, Bruce and Teresa Colley, Campion and Tatiana Platt, Chet Lott and Diane Newberry Lott, Christina Greeven Cuomo, Christopher Burch, Darcy Miller Nussbaum, Dylan Lauren, Elana Nathan, Fern Mallis, Genifer Lancaster, Gigi Grazer, Gigi Howard, Jamee and Peter Gregory, Jessica White, Kate Betts, Kelli Delaney, Kris Fuchs, Lulu Flynn and Harold Reginald, Mark Ein, Marci Klein, Mary Ta, Matt White, Melanie Brandman, Michael Michele, Monika Chiang, Peggy Siegal, Richard Johnson, Rita Schrager, Ron Meyer, Rosanna Scotto, Russell Simmons, Samantha Marcus Yanks, Sandy Allen, Shane Talbott and Steve Nakisher, Sophia Schrager, Sophie Elgort, Star Jones, Steven and Lisa Pondgrass, and Sue Devitt.
Other Details: One of the most stylish tennis players of our time, Venus William, debuted her line, EleVen by Venus Williams at a casual garden party this Saturday. Venus, who is back in the states after taking home her fourth Olympic medal was joined by guests including Dylan Lauren, Rosanna Scotto, Samantha Yanks, Gigi Grazer and Christopher Burch to celebrate the launch of her line with vegan hor d'oeuvres, Jamba Juice smoothies, Grey Goose punch and Talbott Teas. Venus' line is designed to be worn on and off the court, and she was sporting a killer floral number that she also plans on wearing at the U.S. Open in a few short weeks.
Thursday, May 23
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.