Skip to content
subscribe
Account
SEARCH

Categories

LASTEST

Pioneer Works’ Third Annual Village Fête Raises Over $1M

Last night, Dustin Yellin‘s Pioneer Works hosted its third annual Village Fête, which raised over $1 million toward the organization’s programming. The evening was presented by Google, and celebrated Pioneer Works’ progressive projects. On site for guests like Derrick Adams, Alicia Keys & Swizz Beatz, David Byrne, Fab 5 Freddy, Jonah Freeman, Justin Lowe, Prabal Gurung, Maggie Gyllenhaal & Peter Sarsgaard, Wes Gordon, Jemima Kirke, Alexander Gilkes, Kyle Hotchkiss Carone, Monica Lewinsky, Anne Pasternak, Hank Willis Thomas, and more, were virtual reality stations to paint and sculpt using the Tilt Brush App while imbibing on champagne by Ruinart, cocktails by Bombay Sapphire Gin, and other beverages from the rooftop Stella Artois bar. Before dinner, attendees got a chance to check out Pioneer Works‘ artist-in-residence studios and participate in a silent auction with work by Carol Bove, Mickalene Thomas, Rashid Johnson, Anish Kapoor, Shirin Neshat, Cindy Sherman, and others.

At long tables complete with florals by Saipua, a meal prepared by Silkstone of lamb, fregola sarda, roasted bass, and zucchini served family-style, was enjoyed underneath Molly Lowe‘s Redwood installation hanging from above. Paddle8‘s Alexander Gilkes emceed the night, introducing First Lady of New York Chirlane McCray, who discussed Google’s Made With Code program for young women, coming to Pioneer Works this July. Also this summer will be an exhibition by Derrick Adams, opening June 10. Gilkes then lead a live auction, highlighted by host committee member Swizz Beatz bidding on a work by Yellin. To end the fête, was the after party, which included a performance by Cibo Matta, Nels Cline, Chances with Wolves, and Javelin.

Angela Pham / BFAnyc.com

SAME AS TODAY

FURTHER READING

The View at The Palm Opens in Dubai with Human-Centric Purpose

Whitewall spoke with John Bricker of Gensler about The View at The Palm in Dubai.

Louis Fratino Finds Power in Images of What We Love

Louis Fratino spoke with Whitewall about keeping the studio a space free from fear of failure.

The BMW Neue Klasse Looks to an All-Electric Future

The BMW Neue Klasse is a statement piece for a new era: design language that references classic BMW for its soon-to-be all-electric lineup.

Daniel Humm Moves from “Make it Nice” to “Make it Matter” at Eleven Madison Park

Whitewall spoke with Eleven Madison Parks's owner and chef, Daniel Humm, about moving away from meat and his latest book.

Ludovic Nkoth, Jeffrey Gibson, and More Debut Dior Lady Art Bags

Dior taps artists Mickalene Thomas, Hilary Pecis, Ludovic Nkoth, Jeffrey Gibson and more for its latest Dior Lady Art Collection.

Best of New York Fashion Week: Meditations on Memory

The fall/winter 2024 collections of Khaite, Gentle Monster, Prabal Gurung, Eckhaus Latta, Proenza Schouler, and Area.

SUBSCRIBE TO MAGAZINE

Kelly Wearstler

THE WINTER EXPERIENCE ISSUE
2023

Subscribe

SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER

Go inside the worlds of Art, Fashion, Design and Lifestyle.

READ THIS NEXT

Whitewall spoke with Eleven Madison Parks's owner and chef, Daniel Humm, about moving away from meat and his latest book.
Dior taps artists Mickalene Thomas, Hilary Pecis, Ludovic Nkoth, Jeffrey Gibson and more for its latest Dior Lady Art Collection.
The fall/winter 2024 collections of Khaite, Gentle Monster, Prabal Gurung, Eckhaus Latta, Proenza Schouler, and Area.

SUBSCRIBE TO NEWSLETTER

Go inside the worlds
of Art, Fashion, Design,
and Lifestyle.