The Durst family were the guests of honor at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s (LMCC) annual Downtown Dinner, held last week at the Conrad Hotel.
LMCC places artists in studio residency spaces throughout the city, and provides them additional support like workshops. Those artists mingled among the 500 guests who attended the gala, which also included a silent auction, cocktails, a dinner catered by Union Square Events, and an after party.
Before dinner, guests enjoyed performances from Kevin James, Saya Woolfalk, Joshua Frankel & Judd Greenstein, Netta Yerushalmy and YACKEZ, and the shows were emceed by comedian Erin Markey.
Guests of the event included Larry Silverstein, Helena, Douglas and Anita Durst, Bill T. Jones and Timur Galen of Related.