Photo Credit: Patrick McMullan
Thursday evening November 14th, Margaret Russell, Editor-in-Chief of Architectural Digest and Co-Chair of The Salon: Art + Design Honorary Committee 2013, hosted the Opening Night Preview event for The Salon: Art + Design at the Park Avenue Armory. The Salon: Art + Design, is the premier international art and design fair presented by Sanford L. Smith + Associates in association with the Syndicat National des Antiquaires. The second annual fair merged the fashionable world of design with highly collectible blue-chip art from November 14th through November 18th. A portion of the proceeds from the Opening Night Preview event was gifted to the Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club.
Among the guests who attended the opening, were Jim Druckman, Marie-Josee Kravis, Daisy Soros, Delphine and Reed Krakoff, Mai Hallingby-Harrison, Sandra Nunnerley, Cece Black, Christine Schwarzman, Kalliope Karella, Ondine De Rothschild, Ariane Dandois, Audrey Gruss, Cynthia Frank, Kim Heirston Evans, Seren and Michael Shvo, Susan and Peter Solomon, Mary Boone, Larry Gagosian, Christine Erpf, Scott Currie, Joseph Merrill, Jamie Creel, Barbara and Donald Tober, Mark Rosen, Louis Bofferding, Mario Buatta, Amy Lau, Julie Hillman, Geoffrey Bradfield, Lee Mindel, Tony Ingrao, Elizabeth Pyne, Eric Cohler, Carlos Mota, Peter Marino, Juan Montoya, Urban Karlsson, Noel Jeffrey, Richard Mishaan, Howard Christian, Steven Gambrel, Charles Pavarini III, Randall Tarasuk, Alison Levasseur, Mercedes Desio, Alberto Villalobos, Kristen McGuinnis.