Sabrina Buell, Kaitlyn Krieger, and Mary Gonsalves Kinney recently welcomed Proenza Schouler designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez to San Francisco with an elegant cocktail party at Buell’s Cow Hollow home.
The 2016 FOG Design + Art Fair opened with a tribute to David Bowie, and provided an exciting overview of the best offerings in modern and contemporary art and design.
Dagmar Dolby and Natasha Dolby recently hosted a cocktail party at Valentino in San Francisco’s Union Square to celebrate the Roman house’s sponsorship of the San Francisco Symphony’s Opening Gala.
The February 1st opening of the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay was recently celebrated with a spectacular black tie event with more than 950 guests. The Champions Gala featured appearances by Tim McGraw, Kevin Spacey, the Oakland East Bay Symphony conducted by Michael Morgan, Vocal Rush, Alizma Violon Trio, and Tyia Wilson. During the event, angel investor and philanthropist Ron Conway announced a $40 million donation from himself, wife Gayle and sons Ronny, Topher and Danny, to help fund the new outpatient medical building at the UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay.
Giorgio Armani recently held a cocktail party at their Post Street store in honor of the 2012 Modern Ball Committee. On hand were Modern Ball Chair Dolly Chammas and several SFMOMA trustees and supporters.
The 5th Annual Tipping Point Community benefit, for 2011, raised $6.5 million to prevent poverty in the Bay Area.
The Junior Committee of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco recently hosted its annual Mid-Winter Gala, held in celebration of the Cartier and America exhibition at the Legion of Honor.
Tosca’s Cafe in North Beach was all abuzz recently when local film buffs gathered to celebrate the restored John Cassavetes film, A Woman Under the Influence, sponsored by Gucci.
See our report from inside this year’s Mid Winter Gala, which had an Andy Warhol theme to it, in appreciation of the wonderful “Warhol Live” exhibit at the de Young.