Last night in NYC, the Whitney Museum of Art celebrated at the Skylight Soho for the museum's spring fundraiser. The fundraiser was to raise funds for the new Whitney space set to open in 2015. The event was co-chaired by Oliver Theyskens, Denise Incandela, and Bettina Prentice. Theory and Saks Fifth Avenue co-sponsored the event along with Chandon Sparkling and Belvedere Vodka. The after party was held at Bungalow in Meatpacking.
Saks Fifth Avenue (@saks) tweeted:
"That feeling you get when great worlds collide? That's @Theory__ and @whitneymuseum #ArtParty - fun, fashion, art for art's sake!"
Guests included Kate Bosworth, Derek Blasberg, Tinsley Mortimer, Dr. Lisa Airan, Andrew Bevan, Michelle Kwan, Ann Dexter-Jones, Annette Stephens, Bettina Prentice, Brian Wolk, Chadwick Bell, Charles Rockefeller, Chuck Close, Claude Morais, Drink-mosphere, Elizabeth Kurpis, Erin Fetherston, Kalup Linzy, Karla Martinez, Kipton Cronkite, Kristian Laliberte, Lauren Remington Platt, Lauren Santo Domingo, Lubov Azria, Maggie Betts, Max Osterweis, Meredith Ostrom, Michelle Harper, Monique Pean, Natalie Obradovich, Olivier Theyskens, Peter Davis, Polina Proshkina, Rose Dergan, Sarah Brown, Stacy Engman, Stephanie Lacava, Susan Kirschbaum, Susan Shin, Terence Koh, Tim Goossens, Todd DiCiurcio, Tom Sachs, Will Cotton, Yigal Azrouel, and Zev Eisenberg.
[Lauren Santo Domingo, Derek Blasberg] [Erin Fetherston, Gabe Saporta]
Wednesday, June 19
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.