The Top Of The Standard
[Photo via @bcbgmaxazria]
Overview: The Top of the Standard wins the prize for venue with staying power. Since opening in 2009, the space continues to create a stream of constant buzz and attract the cool kids in town.
Location: The Standard Hotel, 840 Washington Street
Team: Andre Balazs
Insider's Scorecard: Still as popular as the day it opened, if not more, The Top of the Standard is host to the most exclusive parties and guests. This fashion week, Max Azria celebrated his BCBGMAXAZRIA and Hervé Léger Fall 2013 collections at the hot spot. Guests included Petra Nemcova and Russell Simmons. Just before fashion week began, Shopbop + Mugler with Nicola Formichetti celebrated the exclusive Muglerette graffiti bag, along with Leigh Lezark, Leandra Medine, Julia Restoin Roitfeld, Emily Weiss, Hannah Bronfman and many other famous faces.
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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.