Medair hosts first annual gala for empowering women: PHOTOS

The humanitarian group Medair hosted its first annual gala last week at the Stephan Weiss Studio, bringing together a group of talented artists and designers to raise money for empowering women around the world. Guests enjoyed a cocktail reception, silent auction, dinner and a live auction conducted by Sotheby’s with works for sale by Shepard Fairey, Logan Hicks, WhIsBe, Phoebe New York, Thrashbird, fnnch and WRDSMTH. There was also a timepiece for sale by Hublot, which co-sponsored the event.

Notable guests of the evening included Alexandre Assouline, Annelise Peterson Winter, Artist Allison Torneros aka: Hueman, Bonnie Young and Luca Babini, Bronson Van Wyck, Artist Cern, Artist Christopher Florentino aka: Flore, Cindi Leive, Artist City Kitty, Cynthia Rowley, Edwin Fenech, Artist Jeff Henriquez, Artist Kocer Hamo, Artist Libby Schoettle, Louis Yoh, Maria Giulia Prezioso Maramotti, Meredith Melling, Artist SacSix, Sarah Sperling, Thrashbird, WhIsBe, Valerie Macaulay, and more. Guests also enjoyed a special performance by Too Many Zooz.