Debut of Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel

To celebrate the debut of Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel, the brand threw a grand unveiling celebration designed to engage guests with unconventional, immersive and interactive experiences showcasing the world’s first digitally enhanced and “living” hotel. Each experience and performance celebrated the hotel’s prime location in the Garment District, and was curated by a celebrity…

Benetton Exhibit Opening at Pratt in Brooklyn

Luciano Benetton’s latest contemporary art exhibit, Imago Mundi, launched last night at Pratt in Brooklyn. The evening included a conversation with Phong Bui (Editor The Brooklyn Rail), Eleanor Heartney, and Shahzia Sikander about the ideals behind the exhibit; breaking down cultural barriers through art. With more than 17,000 pieces from 100 countries in a single format of 10x12cm, Imago Mundi, is the idea of art and world. Roughly…

Hamptons Memorial Day Week

By Clara Morgan. The serene seaside villages that make up the Hamptons are best known for their white, sandy beaches and fabulous homes. Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the Hamptons social season. This weekend, explore some of the East End’s hotspots, where you’ll find some of the finest restaurants, clubs, and fabulous parties.…

The Cool Culture UnGala

The Cool Culture UnGala took place on Wednesday, May 18th at Phillips Auction House from 7 PM to 10 PM. It was a celebration of #artforall, a fundraiser for Cool Culture programming and capacity building and the honoring of two artists who have used their platform to advocate for social justice and inclusion. Visionary interdisciplinary artist Sanford Biggers was honored and rising digital artist and…

Resident Magazine attends to “A Celebration of Artspeak”

Resident Magazine Associate Publisher, Melissa Kasis, and Editor-In-Chief, Hillary Latos, attended the celebration of Artspeak and unveiling of Floating Garden. The magical piece epitomizes the energy of Manhattan cityscape – nestled amidst the enticing lavender field. Cocktails were provided by Johnny Swet and guests enjoyed some canapés by Café Boulud. The event took place at the The Surrey Private Roof…

The Village Voice’s First Annual Brunch

  The Village Voice hosted its first Annual Brunch Eats food event aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum’s flight deck on May 11th. Featuring 20+ of New York City’s top restaurants with their best breakfast bites, mouth-watering brunch dishes plus themed cocktails including bloody marys, mimosas, coffee and more, scores of guests joined…

Successful Philantrophy:

Successful Philanthropy is a practical guide to modern giving that redefines philanthropy for today’s era. Far beyond making monetary donations, philanthropy today encompasses giving time and knowledge, resources that can be just as valuable as financial contributions. Successful Philanthropy offers the practical guidance and inspiring perspective that empowers all of us to take part in…