Martha Stewart celebrated another year older; artist Hunt Slonem showed off his new studio; Jackson Rathborne promoted his new flick; Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis came out to the Top of The Standard for casual sex and more. Last night's parties just wanted to get off.
SCREEN GEMS & AXE SHOWER with THE CINEMA SOCIETY host the premiere of "FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS"
Where: The Ziegfeld Theater, Top of the Standard
Who Was There: Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman, Richard Jenkins, Emma Stone, Shaun White, Bryan Greenberg, Will Gluck, Kirsten Dunst, Liv Tyler, Anna Faris, Rose Byrne, Michael Bolton, Penn Badgley, Russell Simmons, Courtney Love, Zoe Kravitz, Gayle King, Cory Booker, Terry Richardson, Olivia Palermo, Irina Shayk, Alina Cho, Sante D’Orazio, Charlotte Ronson, Christian Siriano, Genevieve Jones, Amy Astley, Joe Zee, Harley Viera Newton, Andrew Saffir
Other Details: Last night the beautiful people came out for the Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis version of Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman's No Strings Attached, the casual bang movie, Friends With Benefits. After the flick guests head to the Top of the Standard where Penn Badgely showed off his new, much improved (in my opinion) scruffy look and Courtney Love held court from her perch atop the bar. [Via]
MARTHA STEWART Birthday Party Hosted by ALEXIS STEWART
Where: Alexis Stewart Apartment
Who Was There: Arianna Huffington, Clive Davis, Linda Fargo, Zac Posen, Diana Picasso, Alexis Stewart, Martha Stewart, Tori Burch, Zac Posen, Carolina Herrera, Pamela Fiore, Elie Tahari, Joanne Blessinge, Peggy Siegal
Other Details: Martha Stewart's daughter Alexis invited over a high powered group to her impeccably decorated apartment to celebrate her mother's birthday. And while we haven't heard any reports on the food, we are guessing it was divine.
HUNT SLONEM Birthday Party
Where: Hunt Slonem Studio
Who Was There: Hunt Slonem, Fern Mallis, Nico Kean, Angele Parlange, Sylvia Miles, Christopher Obetz, Bill Smith, Steven Seabring, Alex Campana,Monique Van Vooren,, Jeffrey Slonim, Lady Lilliana Cavendish
Other Details: Artist Hunt Slonem, known for his abstract paintings of butterflies, birds, and bunnies, held his 60th birthday party at his new studio on the west side. A whimsical whirlwind of color, guests, and one sequined drag queen, walked amongst the paintings, colorful glass, and antique furniture. [Via]
JACKSON RATHBONE Hosts GIRLFRIEND Premiere Afterparty
Where: Southern Hospitality
Who Was There: Ben Graupner, Jerad Anderson, Vienna Stampeen, Jackson Rathbone, Evan Sneider, Katharine O'Brien, Breeda Wool, Demetri Makoulis, Kim Jose, Justin Lerner, Carmen Corral
Other Details: Jackson Rathborne, who was in Twilight, OMG, took some time off from touring with his band 100 Monkeys to promote his new movie Girlfriend. [Via]
Avenue Magazine Celebrates July Issue
Where: Rose Bar
Who Was There: Byrdie Bell, Peter Davis, Ali Wise, Charlotte Ronson
Other Details: Fancy types came out to celebrate Byrdie Bell's cover of the July issue of Avenue with dinner and conversation. [Via]
Tech Comedy Benefit for Gabrielle's Angel Foundation
Who Was There: Garrett Coleman, Jason Oremus, John Moses, Natascha Bessez, Meredyth Kenny, Eric Lerner, Louie Torrellas, Michele Rella, Frank Cascio, Montogmery Frazier, High Voltage
Other Details: StartupLife and Laugh Fiend Productions teamed up for the Tech Comedy Ball Fights Cancer to benefit Gabrielle's Angel Foundation for Cancer Research. There was, as the name suggests, comedy, networking, and dancing and tons of fun! The event was hosted by Emmy Award winner and birthday boy Louie Torrellas.
BOFFO Benefit 2011
Where: HL23: 515 West 23rd Street
Who Was There: Peter Marino, Bibhu Mohapatra, Prabal Gurung, Scott Barnhill, Michelle Harper, Stacy Engman, Ladyfag, Tatiana Pajkovic
Other Details: BOFFO, a nonprofits arts organization, honored Pere Marino. There was dancing, a silent auction, and some swank gift bags.