Center Stage: SF Ballet Auxiliary Fashion Show

  Ahhh, a new season is upon us. The heady swirl of spring was in the air as fashion and ballet enthusiasts gathered at the Neiman Marcus Rotunda on March 5th to kick off the 34th San Francisco Ballet Auxiliary Fashion Show. One by one, guests walked through Rotunda doors into the festive launch party…

Glaad To Be In San Francisco

San Francisco erupted in celebration when same-sex marriage was finally legalized in California on June 26th, the very next day being the 35-year anniversary of Harvey Milk’s assassination. The GLAAD organization has had a huge hand in getting the LGBT community more accurately and equally depicted in media throughout the U.S., and June 26th was…

Gump’s Goes For Baroque Celebrating the Exquisite Oeuvre of Decorated Designers Andrew Fisher and Jeffry Weisman

On March 14, dandies, grand dames and design San Francisco came out in force to celebrate the launch of Fisher Weisman’s “Artful Decoration” at Gump’s.  The storied store fêted the design duo with a well-heeled celebration for “Artful Decoration,” a new monograph from Monacelli Press, showcasing Fisher Weisman’s legendary interiors, with a forward penned by…

SFMOMA Art Auction Preview Has a New Lot in Life

Bonham’s Auction House fittingly hosted the preview party for the Modern Art Council’s Art Auction to be held April 24. Some twenty world-class works were on display, tantalizing potential buyers with the eternal art collector questions: Do I really like it? Can I really afford it? Who else is really bidding on it? And, most…