Art and Culture

See a Lady with a Unicorn Next Year in SF | SFLUXE 3

See a Lady with a Unicorn Next Year in SF

With the news that Raphael’s masterpiece, “Portrait of a Lady with a Unicorn” will be on display at the Legion of Honor in January 2016, Damion Matthews takes a look at the enigmatic painting.

Meet Tessie and Birdie: The Women Who Created the Fairmont | SFLUXE 8

Meet Tessie and Birdie: The Women Who Created the Fairmont

The Fairmont Hotel, c. 1907 Senator James Graham Fair was one of California’s richest men…

Two Exhibits About Amy Winehouse at the CJM Not to be Missed! | SFLUXE 1

Two Exhibits About Amy Winehouse at the CJM Not to be Missed!

Amy Winehouse As A Teen Amy Winehouse is the subject of two art exhibitions opening…

6 Things To Love About Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes | SFLUXE 28

6 Things To Love About Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes

Electric Fashion by Christine Suppes, with photos by Frederic Aranda, is one of the most exciting fashion books of the year. Here are 6 reasons why!

Inside Jean-Louis Deniot's Black Tie Leather Ball | SFLUXE 20

Inside Jean-Louis Deniot’s Black Tie Leather Ball

Celebrating 15 years in business, French designer Jean-Louis Deniot recently hosted a party in Paris. Called “The Black Tie Leather Ball,” it was also the spectacular launch of his book, “Jean-Louis Deniot: Interiors” by Diane Dorrans Saeks.

Manet to La Perla, Reflections on Lingerie | SFLUXE 4

Manet to La Perla, Reflections on Lingerie

Vanessa Getty recently hosted a luncheon at Cotogna to celebrate the opening of lingerie brand La Perla’s first boutique in San Francisco at 170 Geary Street.

You Can Now See the Restored Salon Dore! | SFLUXE 2

You Can Now See the Restored Salon Dore!

Renovations of the Salon Dore at the Legion of Honor in San Francisco were recently unveiled. And as you see, it’s one of the most beautiful rooms in the world!

Diana Vreeland's Memos, For Vogue and the Ages | SFLUXE 8

Diana Vreeland’s Memos, For Vogue and the Ages

“Diana Vreeland Memos: The Vogue Years” is a delightful new book giving a fascinating insight into the legendary Vogue editor’s mind and work in the 1960s.

Paula Carano Named San Francisco's Best Dressed Woman, 2013 | SFLUXE 1

Rodin by Moonlight, 2013

The Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University recently held its biennial “Rodin by Moonlight” fundraiser, one of the most important Bay Area galas.

Lucy and Larry Page Host Artsy Party | SFLUXE

Lucy and Larry Page Host Artsy Party

On June 23, 2013, http://artsy.net / Artsy.net , the online art genome project, co-curated a cocktail reception with Christie’s at the home of Lucy and Larry Page.

Guests included Sky Dayton, Brian Roberts, and Yves Behar, among others. Lucy Page hosted the event along with Dasha Zhukova and Jim Breyer.

SF Summer Opera | SFLUXE

SF Summer Opera

Diane Dorrans Saeks writes, “I love San Francisco Opera. And now I’m looking forward to a month of summer opera, starting this week. Magical.”

Impressionists on the Water | SFLUXE

Impressionists on the Water

Just in time for the America’s Cup races, The Legion of Honor’s Impressionists on the Water explores how art collided with high-tech in 19th century France. ..

SFMOMA Art Auction | SFLUXE 2

SFMOMA Art Auction

The Johns got very, very Close at the SFMOMA Art Auction. They marched through the Marsh with Sherman, their hearts Welling up with love for art. On the Richter scale, this was big. Warhol big…

Eric Cohler's New Book Celebrated in San Francisco | SFLUXE

Eric Cohler’s New Book Celebrated in San Francisco

Publication of Eric Cohler’s new book, “Cohler on Design,” was recently celebrated at Hudson Grace in San Francisco by Alison Pincus, Matt Cohler, Sabrina Buell, Allison Speer and their guests, including Dr. Priscilla Chan, Arielle Zuckerberg, Jeremy Stoppelman, Nirav Tolia, Trevor Traina and others.

Women of Style and Substance in San Francisco | SFLUXE

Women of Style and Substance in San Francisco

The first ever Women of Style & Substance fashion fundraiser was held at Hedge Gallery in San Francisco, recently.

Ann Getty showcased in new book by Diane Dorrans Saeks

Ann Getty: Interior Style, the gorgeous new book by Diane Dorrans Saeks, is the must-have book of the fall.