A bevy of stars, excessive-profile art collectors and even a handful of artists may be on hand Tuesday, may additionally 17 to lift cash for the liked Whitney Museum of yank artwork. The experience is additionally a party of the Whitney's first 12 months in its swish, new Renzo Piano-designed home, which is nestled snugly in the now-fashionable Meatpacking district.
The event, which is subsidized by using trend condominium Louis Vuitton, will honor former Goldman Sachs managing director Robert J. Hurst. Tables for the swanky inner most dinner and cocktails—at which the recording artist Seal will soothe you and your pals together with his signature croon—range from $7,500 to $100,000 for an entire table. no longer exactly chump alternate.
but even though you're a no longer a scion, that you can nevertheless attend the Whitney's super-cool Studio celebration, that will beginning after the dinner on the main ground and may charge you a mere $250 for entry (the fee it fees to fill up a Hummer fuel tank).
when you're interior, that you may ranking one of these Tattly Tattoos™ brief tats, courtesy of nine different magnificent modern artists. Nina Chanel Abney (who changed into reviewed favorably via our esteemed critic), Mathew Cerletty, Jamian Juliano-Villani and Caitlin Keogh (who turned into also reviewed favorably) were all recently featured within the Whitney's slicing-aspect figurative painting reveal "Flatlands" and will present up some clean designs, as will Liz Craft, Rochelle Goldberg, Elizabeth Jaeger, Maggie Lee and Win McCarthy, each of whom are featured in the upcoming Whitney Museum exhibit "reflect Cells," opening may additionally 13.
yes, these tats are regrettably transient, but I'm bound any tattoo artist worth their salt may reproduce a true one for you (probably costing you around $250, paradoxically) if you really fell in love with probably the most designs. You scoff now, however's a good suggestion.
Anyway, on precise of the tattoo, your entry ticket additionally affords you the ever-established "drinks," some small meals, and leisure from DJ Zen Freeman and Chelsea Leyland.