Steering committee members Kellan Finley and Andrew Goldberg (Photo credit: AMNH\C. Chesek)
The Junior Council of The American Museum of Natural History hosted a private viewing of the new special exhibition Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disaster on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. The evening kicked off with remarks by Curator Edmond Mathez, […]
Dark Universe (Photo credit: AMNH/ R. Mickens)
On Thursday, June 26, 2014, the American Museum of Natural History’s Junior Council concluded its 2013-2014 season with Inside Dark Universe—a special screening of the Museum’s Space Show, Dark Universe, narrated by Neil deGrasse Tyson, the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium. The event […]
Dinner in the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life (Photo Credit: AMNH\R. Mickens)
Who hasn’t dreamed of dancing under the stars? Some of New York City’s brightest young stars did just that last Thursday night in the famed Cullman Hall of the Universe in the American Museum of Natural History. The young philanthropists, socialites […]
Film and TV stars came out Friday night for the NYC premiere of the critically acclaimed award winning film, Awakened, at the Quad Cinema. Cast members included Julianne Michelle (clad in a ravishing gown by Andres Aquino and pearls by Luperla) and Erin Gerasimovich, Dascha Polanco of the Netflix hit show […]
(Photo credit: Erin Baiano)
The School of American Ballet’s (SAB) 2014 Winter Ball, in celebration of their 80th Anniversary, took place at Lincoln Center’s David H. Koch Theater on Monday, March 3, 2014. It raised more than $1.2 million for scholarships and school programs. Sponsored by legendary French jewelry Maison, Van Cleef & Arpels […]
The New York School of Interior Design honors Mariette Himes Gomez and Charles Jencks at its annual benefit Dinner on Monday, March 10th at 583 Park Avenue.
The New York School of Interior Design (NYSID) will honor Mariette Himes Gomez with the Albert Hadley Lifetime Achievement Award, Interior designer for celebrities such as Michael […]
In celebration of Black History Month, the New York Historical Society will host W.E.B. Du Bois and the Fight for Black Equality as part of the Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series. Scholar, activist, and founding member of the NAACP, W.E.B. Du Bois fought institutionalized racism and discrimination throughout the early 20th century.
In celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Big Onion Walking Tours is hosting its yearly tour of Harlem, New York’s epicenter of African-American business, politics, art, and culture.
Abyssinian Baptist Church (Photo credit: nycago.org)
This fun and informative tour covers the history of Harlem, from its origins as a Dutch village […]
On December 19, 2013, the conceptual lifestyle brand Kigi Life presented ‘Light from the North’ – a tribute to the effectiveness of the Scandinavian lifestyle and quality of life, in collaboration with United Nations Cultural Consultant Montgomery Taylor and Fashion Guru Aurora Aquino. The event, which was hosted at Scandinavia House, showcased the paintings […]
Mark Siddall (Photo credit: AMNH)
On Thursday, December 5th, the Co-Chairs and Steering Committee of the Museum of Natural History hosted a private exhibition viewing of The Power of Poison including remarks by the curator, Mark Siddall, and a cocktail reception. Guests convened in the IMAX Theater for an introductory speech by Siddall, […]