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A celebration of Paris and L.A.'s top culinary masters and turntablists took over The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA over the weekend for Le Grand Fooding Crush Paris-L.A. 2013. Presented by French dining guide Le Fooding, the ticketed two-day event kicked off on Saturday with a champagne-filled urban picnic of delicious cuisine by superstar L.A. and Paris chefs for local gourmands and foodies.
Not heading down to Coachella? It may seem like everyone and their mother is bailing for Indio, but we promise you'll be in good company this weekend the others staying in town. In fact, there's plenty of action happening in L.A. over the next few days to keep you busy with your fellow No-chella comrades that it would be a shame to let your FOMO keep you from enjoying yourself in L.A. this weekend. From a Calvin Harris show and a "Localchella" performance by The Postal Service, to a masked Mexican wrestling match and an Iggy Pop-themed dance celebration, there's loads to do and see. So let that FOMO go and enjoy your weekend in L.A. with this guide to the best local happenings and events that don't require schlepping out to the desert.
The Miami Art Basel is a premiere destination for contemporary art collectors and art lovers worldwide. It's the perfect place for buyers and sellers to mingle, party, and escape the winter gloom. The weekend is definitely not all play, but there are some amazing events and parties to make up for that. Here is our guide to the music scene in Miami this week. We've picked out a few performances you won't want to miss, including ones by Araabmuzic, Hundred Waters, Twin Shadow, Purity Ring, and Teengirl Fantasy. More»
[Calvin Klein, Stella McCartney] [Christian Slater, Bruce Weber]
Last night in Miami, Stella McCartney and Calvin Klein stepped out for dinner at Mr. Chow's to celebrate the launch of Bill Viola's new exhibition at MOCA, Interview Mag and Sotheby's threw an artful soiree at the James Royal Palm, Paul Kasmin debuted his light display at The Standard Miami, and so much more!
[Art.sy Beach Party last year at SoHo Beach House via]
The art world is shaking off its cold, wet, Sandy feathers and flying south for the winter--for a few days at least. Art Basel, which runs through the first week of December, has quickly grown to become one of the most popular events in Miami, with dozens of arts fairs and hundreds of events occurring concurrently. With so much art (and parties) to choose from, the question is: which to attend? Guest of a Guest has compiled a list of our favorites, to make your Floridian adventure an artful blast. Enjoy the week!
Last night, Fashion's Night Out (FNO) was celebrated in Georgetown to much excitement. FNO is an unprecedented global initiative originally created in 2009 to celebrate fashion, restore consumer confidence and boost the industry’s economy during the recession. FNO Georgetown was presented by the Georgetown Business Improvement District and in its fourth global edition (third in DC), Georgetown was the place to be. More»
Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards brings out the likes of Meryl Streep, Viola Davis and Chloe Moretz among, some of Hollywood’s most iconic actresses; Katy Perry and Alicia Keys rock out at the City of Hope's Music And Entertainment Industry Group event to honor Bob Pittman; Selena Gomez and Larry David step out to support The Alliance For Children's Rights—it was a bustling Tuesday with various events across town and we have the details on what went down in this installment of Last Night's Parties. More»
Pharrell Williams, Kelly Cutrone and Brent Bolthouse rock out to Garbage at the NYLON Summer Music Issue Party at The Roxy; Kristen Bell teams up with Cheryl Hines, Kaley Cuoco, Alison Brie and Maya Rudolph for interviews related to the upcoming Emmy Awards; Vampire hottie Alexander Skarsgard, Anna Paquin (with a cute baby bump), Stephen Moyer and Ryan Kwanten, shows up to HBO's "True Blood" Premiere; MOCA director Jeffrey Deitch hosts an elaborate dinner with Dom Perignon to toast the Power of Creation in the Arts; get all Wednesday's details in Thursday's edition of Last Night's Parties! More»
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.