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The world lost a landmark when the inspiration behind the West Egg house of Jay Gatsby, Beacon Towers, was demolished in 1940. The palatial property that played host to extravagant parties for guests including the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, Dorothy Parker, Groucho Marx and the Fitzgeralds was brought to the ground two short decades after its heyday. And this summer, we will loose yet another when the mansion fabled to have inspired Daisy Buchanan's home is torn down. Now that the Gilded Age of F. Scott Fitzgerald is back in the spotlight, we can't help noticing why Baz Luhrmann chose to shoot his rendition of "The Great Gatsby" in Australia. The Gold Coast of Long Island is no longer the glamorous dueling Eggs of Gatsby's world, as some of the famous mansions crumble to the ground. More»
From the royal dinner with Prince Harry at the British Ambassador's Residence to a fashionistas shop-and-swap paradise at the new 1776 incubator, here are the parties that went down in DC last week. More>>
Last night in NYC, the Collective Design Fair held a preview at Pier 57 for VIP guests, Lady Gaga and boyfriend Taylor Kinney attended "The Great Gatsby" screening, Saks Fifth Avenue and W Magazine honored Haider Ackermann with a private dinner, Michael Douglas and Ivanka Trump celebrated the launch of Jean Pigozzi's new swimwear collection, Limoland, and so much more!
Fresh off of Monday night's Met Gala high, guests continued to party it up in NYC on Tuesday. Both Miranda Kerr and Karolina Kurkova kept the party going, dressed in slightly more casual attire than their Met Gala dresses, at "The Great Gatsby" screening. Click through to see who else pulled off winning looks at last night's events.
Last year, Kayne West stole the show at the 65th Annual Cannes Film Festival, debuting his first film and also stepping out with his buzzed-about new girlfriend, Kim Kardashian. It is hard to believe it is already that time of year again, as we anxiously await the French Riviera's magical moment in the spotlight. The 66th Annual Cannes Film Festival is sure to bring a fresh batch of Oscar-winning films, couture gowns, and ostentatious yachts to the most glamourous place on earth. So fix your best Brigitte Bardot bouffant and grab your Grace Kelly cat-eyed shades, because it's time for another Cannes Film Festival. Here is your Guest of a Guest guide to the best places to eat, drink, shop, and more in French Paradise. More»
Last night in NYC, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jay-Z, Carey Mulligan, Tobey Macguire, Isla Fisher, and more partied at the Plaza Hotel to celebrate the world premiere of "The Great Gatsby," Katy Perry presented Vera Wang with the Blood Cancer Delete Blood Cancer Award, the Whitney Contemporaries hosted its annual Art Party at Skylight at Moynihan Station, and more!
In preparation for the May 10th release of The Great Gatsby, New York has been going all-out to bring the 1920's spirit to life. From clothing collections, to drink specials, to events and parties, the city is bringing the glitz and glamour of the Prohibition era back, and we've rounded up a few ways that you can get in on the fun. Click through for a list of places you can check out to get into the Fitzgerald spirit.
The warm weather will be in full swing (hopefully) by the time May hits this week. The month is packed full of events, large and small, that you won’t want to miss. From barbecue competitions and music festivals to the Cannes International Film Festival, we've got you covered on next month’s events.
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.