Inside The Glass House 10th Anniversary Summer Party

by Mackenzie Johnson · June 15, 2017

Last weekend, The Glass House celebrated their 10th Anniversary with their annual Summer Party! Guests strolled the expansive 49-acre property while enjoying multiple exhibits, including; Julian Schnabel: "Paintings that I hope Philip and David would like," an intimate survey showcasing Julian Schnabel's prolific painting career, as well as the Robert Indiana: One Through Zero sculpture installation. Visitors also enjoyed lawn games, music, and a special auction of contemporary art, luxury items, and experiences powered by Paddle8. The auction included works by Frank Stella, Carrie Mae Weems, Alex Katz, James Nares, Zaha Hadid, and specially commissioned FriendsWithYou + Design Within Reach limited edition Outdoor Eazy Bean Everest Chairs along with luxury trip packages and many more unique items. 

Additionally, the Summer Party featured the world premiere of The Metamorphoses, a performance installation conceived by Jonah Bokaer Choreography with costume design by Joshua Katcher of Brave GentleMan and sound design by Stavros Gasparatos. Bokaer performed with the Merce Cunningham Dance Company at the museum's opening celebration in 2007. All proceeds from the Summer Party benefit the Glass House. 

Guests Included Martha Stewart, Laura Lendrum, Jonah Bokaer, Paul McCann, Tom Wiles, Mark Hannah, Jennifer Pastore, Susan Babcock, Inger Stringfellow, Joy Kimono, Fatou Niang, Mariama Camara, Marc Salama-Caro, Anna-Claire Salama-Caro, Sergio Munoz Sarmiento, Sima Familan, James Dunning, Susan Magrino, Omar Hernandez and more! 

For more information, please visit theglasshouse.org.

If you were unable to attend, please consider making a gift.

Click through for a closer look at the beautiful day! 

[Photos by Neil Landino Jr]

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