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[Cindy Sherman and David Byrne. Image via Getty] NY-based nonprofit Creative Time honored visionaries and art patrons Melva Buckbaum and Raymond Learsy at its annual benefit. The May 6th gala was held at the 69th Regiment Armory. Amanda Brooks, Cindy Sherman, David Byrne, Leonard Lauder, Creative Time President Anne Pasternak, and Director of the Whitney Museum Adam Weinberg were among the attendees. More photos below... More»
[Marcia Mishaan, Dr. Bennett Shaywitz, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, Julie Dannenberg, Xavier Flouret, Claude Wasserstein, Vincent Renault. Photos by JONATHON ZIEGLER / PMc]
Last Thursday, Avenue-Wendy Show’s Art & Antiques at the Armory hosted a benefit gala for the Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity. The event featured a gallery installation of 30 years of Avenue Icons including Martha Stewart, Marc Jacobs, Isaac Mizrahi, Georgina Chapman, Amy Sacco, Pat Buckley, Donald Trump, Jann Wenner, and Richard Johnson. Co-chairs and hosts, including Avenue Publisher Julie Dannenberg, Claude Wasserstein, and Richard & Marcia Mishaan treated guests to a viewing of Avenue’s Icons along with antique and art showcases, allowing invitees to enjoy (and even purchase!) everything from beautiful jewelry to rare books to home décor.
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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.