Artist David Downton recently joined Ken Fulk at Saint Joseph’s Arts Society to welcome sexual anthropologist and provocateur, Betony Vernon, to San Francisco.
The San Francisco Opera Guild recently honored Bay Area philanthropists John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn at the sixth annual “An Evening on the Stage,” one of the highlights of the fall social season.
Ann and Gordon Getty recently welcomed supporters of amFAR to their Pacific Heights home for the organization’s Inaugural Charity Poker Tournament,
Casanova: The Seduction of Europe, the beautiful new exhibit at the Legion of Honor, recently opened with an elegant dinner masquerade.
The Board of Trustees of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco invited guests for “An Elegant Evening” in the Court of Honor at the The Legion of Honor.
From the SF Symphony and SF Opera opening night galas, 25 striking looks in black and white.
Olympic quality equestrians from all over North America competed recently in a Six Bar jumping competition attended by some of Silicon Valley’s most notable families.
The House of Krug recently hosted a dinner in San Francisco with IfOnly.com founder Trevor Traina to showcase their very best champagnes.
Gucci was the presenting sponsor of the Sonoma Horse Park Giant Steps Charity Classic Six Bar and Gala on Saturday, August 2, 2014. This was the second year Gucci partnered with Sonoma Horse Park and Giant Steps Charity Classic. Gucci’s commitment to the global sport of show jumping is well established; Gucci proudly sponsors top rider’s Edwina Tops-Alexander and Jessica Springsteen, and presents the annual Gucci Paris Masters.
Salvatore Ferragamo co-hosted this years Mid Winter Gala in San Francisco, with Trevor Traina, Vanessa Getty, Kathryn Lasater, and Allison Speer. Guests included Marissa Mayer, Jonathan Ive, Dita von Teese, Balthazar Getty, Camilla Belle, Jessica Hart, Derek Blasberg, John Gidding, Lauren Remington Platt, Liz Goldwyn, Libby Leffler, Douglas Friedman, David Sacks, Jacqueline Sacks, Devon Aoki, Gary Friedman, among others.
Marissa Mayer and Zachary Bogue, and Bulgari North America President Alberto Festa, recently hosted a dinner and private viewing of “The Art of Bulgari: La Dolce Vita and Beyond, 1950-1990” in the tower at the de Young Museum.
Royal Treasures from the Louvre: Louis XIV to Marie-Antoinette is an unparalleled collection of decorative objects from Franceâ€™s most illustrious royalty, direct from the Musee du Louvre.
San Francisco Parks Alliance and the San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department recently hosted Party for the Parks at the Anglers Lodge in Golden Gate Park.
Now in its 8th year, the 2012 Mid-Winter Gala had the support of Chanel as Marquee Sponsor for the first time ever, and one could sense the elegant Chanel touch throughout the evening.
America’s oldest professional ballet company, the San Francisco Ballet can claim an illustrious history of “firsts,” including presenting the first American productions of Swan Lake and Nutcracker. The 2012 season upholds the tradition!
Neiman Marcus recently hosted a luncheon in honor of Vogue’s Hamish Bowles, curator of the exhibit “Balenciaga and Spain”.