Artists and art-lovers gathered over the weekend to celebrate some of the biggest contenders in the art scene during New York Art Week. Frieze Art Fair celebrated its second birthday with a giant Paul McCarthy balloon dog while designer Atelier Ted Noten created a handbag for the modern woman at the Collective Design Fair. To see more pieces on display over the weekend, check out our Instagram round up of the fairs! More»
Over the weekend in NYC, Leonardo DiCaprio, Owen Wilson, and others made their way to Greenwich for The Brant Foundation Art Study Center Preview, James Franco joined Maggie Gyllenhaal for dinner at the MoMA to celebrate the opening of Expo 1: New York, Tiesto helped launch the Visionaire 63 FOREVER issue with G-Shock at The Clocktower, and so much more!
[Sikolo Brathwaite, Robin Willard, S. Whittaker, Sheila Willard]
On Friday night, Reign Entertainment Co. held the launch of 3D Art by S. Whittaker and her exhibit, "Time Signature." S. Whittaker's works are oil & acrylic based portraits on wooden canvases featuring infamous entertainers from the past, present and future, ranging from Run DMC to Amy Winehouse, and Beastie Boys to Marvin Gaye. Born in Panama, Whittaker now calls Brooklyn home and the inspiration for her innovative and vibrant works. She brings her intensity and soul to every brushstroke, and is loved by celebrities and avid art-buyers alike. This opening served as S. Whittaker's official launch of 3D Art, and was held at Top of The Garden, where guests were treated to complimentary wine & cheese, while perusing the art with the unbelievable backdrop of literally, the top of Madison Square Garden. More»
New York, I love you, even though you bring me down and/or freak me out sometimes. While having romantic relations with a city is generally not advised, I think even the most fervent human-on-city naysayer makes an exception for the dashing, chiseled skyline of the Gotham metropolis. After leaving this 20th century Gentleman 18 months ago for a more rugged, nitty gritty European “Bad Boy” (also prone to never sleeping) by the name of “Berlin,” I finally returned to New York this Spring to see if I still have feelings for my old flame. More>>
Memorial Day Weekend is in two weeks, so the countdown to summer is on. Here at Guest of a Guest we want to make sure your summer agenda is fully loaded with Hamptons fun before it is too late. We brought you the Wine Tour, now we are bring you a reserved cabana for an afternoon escape within an escape. Located at the recently renovated Capri Hotel in Southampton, this hip poolside destination offers a private pool and deck as a secluded place to sip your bottle of rosé and soak up the sun. But with this Daily Deal there is even more to enjoy... More»
From the Met Gala on Monday to all of the events rounding out the week last night, it has been a busy few days in New York. But guests managed to keep the great looks going on Thursday evening, showing off everything from perfect LBDs to more springtime appropriate prints and colors. Click through to see all of the great looks from the night's festivities.
Sorry to be the bearer of bad news to all of you procrastinators out there, but Mother's Day is practically here, and if you haven't buckled down to buy mom something nice yet, now is definitely the time. Lucky for you, we've already done some shopping around, so check out our last-minute gift picks that you could order in just a few clicks of your mouse. More»
Last night in NYC, Maria Baibakova hosted Artspace's 2nd Anniversary Dinner at the James Burden Mansion, Jeff Koons debuted his new exhibition to Larry Gagosian, Petra Nemcova, Prabal Gurung, and others at the Gagosian Gallery, Alexandra Lebenthal invited guests over for the Style of Sport launch party, Freida Pinto and Barneys NY celebrated Maiyet Varanasi's silk capsule collection, and so much more!
With Mother's Day this weekend, we took some time to chat with five of our favorite, influential bloggers about the women who've helped shape them: their moms. From "Fashion's Queen of DIY" to a footwear-obsessed Southern Belle, these are the ladies that many of us look to for our daily dose of style advice. But, since it's all in the genes, we can't forget about the mothers who've helped make them into the tastemakers they are today. Click through to learn a little more about these five mother-daughter duos.
On Wednesday, painter Susan Block debuted her series of paintings titled "Art & Aesthetics," at the opening reception hosted by celebrity plastic surgeon Dr. Sharon Giese and sponsored by Body Cosmetica. The event, which took place at the Mayson Gallery in the Lower East Side, featured a live DJ, cocktails, and small bites. More»
Tuesday, May 21
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.