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@Large Ai Weiwei Rocks The Art World

  The winds of change were blowing over Alcatraz on Friday evening at the unveiling of “@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz,” as the work of Chinese artist–activist Ai Weiwei permeated the foreboding prison with poignant inspiration. The artist himself was prohibited from travelling by the Chinese government, rendering his impassioned message of human rights and…

Saks Fifth Avenue Hosts the GLAAD Gala Kick-off Party

GLAAD’s Couture & Gala Clan

In a floor full of designer ensembles, Saks Fifth Avenue hosted the perfect prelude to the GLAAD media awards. It was hard for guests not to draw a breath as they glided through the store’s men’s department—there a bar full of spirits and wines, free flowing hors d’oeuvres and of course the clothing! “Saks Fifth…

Jean-Pierre and guests

In Art, Sport and Transition

The world-premiere of French artist Jean-Pierre Rives’ latest creations at the Serge Sorokko Gallery in San Francisco was truly remarkable. Thursday marked the exclusive opening party of Jean-Pierre’s latest works entitled “Jean-Pierre Rives: New Sculptures and Paintings” open to the public September 19th – October 14th 2014. The story of the world-renowned Jean-Pierre Rives is…

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Passport To Music & Fashion

Macy’s showcased GLAMORAMA, a 6 hour opportunity for San Franciscans to come together, along with generous sponsors, vendors and supporters, to show a united fashionable-front in the continued fight against HIV/AIDS. This year’s theme merged the acclaimed FASHION ROCKS television event with Macy’s signature mix of pop-culture, style, music and dance. Macy’s guests (comprised of…

Karen Kubin, Teresa Medearis, Cynthia Schreuder

Opera Ball Fuels the Flame of Passion

Opera-goers are passionate about their métier. Ask them about a production, and they will weigh in on the singers, the roles, the costumes, the sets, even which performance of the same production was superior. So inviting the Opera’s most stalwart supporters to see a new supernova soprano perform a new production of Norma on Opening…