Black Tie International Magazine
Home
 
Select your preferred language
 
 
Celebrity Philanthropy News
 
Society News
 
Save the Date 2020
 
Editor-in-Chief
Joyce Brooks
 
Publisher
Gerard Mc Keon
 
Black Tie  TV
 
Nightlife With
Rose Billings
 
Now Trending
with Alison Minton
 
On the Town
Audrey Reuben
 
Impact Investment
 
Featured Foundations
 
Advertising
 
Co-Hosting Events
 
Listing Non-Profit Events
 
 
Share this Page
   
 
Black Tie China
 
Black Tie France
 
Black Tie Israel
 
Black Tie Philippines
 
New York Society
 
Palm Beach Society
 
International Society
 
Hampton Society
 
Las Vegas Society
 
West Coast Society
 
U.S. Society
 
Philanthropy  Giving
 
Entrepreneurial & Philanthropy Awards
 
Event Resource Directory
 
Promote your Services
 
Event Talent Directory
 
Feature Your Talent
 
Antiques
Art
Beauty
Blockchain
Cars
Couture Fashion
Crowdfunding
Fine Wines
 Health & Wellness
Interior Design
Investigative Services
Jewelry
Kids on Location
Legal Services
Luxury Yachts
Pet Services
Private Air
 Real Estate
Recommended Reading
Restaurant Reviews
Single Friendly Events
Social Announcements
Sustainable Investment
Technology
Theater/Arts
Travel
Wealth Management
 
 
Add your e-mail
 Friends
of Black Tie

 
 
Black Tie Classic
George Clooney
Princess Diana
Back Issues
More Back Issues
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

web
analytics
 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hamptons Society News  Pages

E- mail this page to your friends

Black Tie International:
Inaugural Art Southampton

 

Brenda Simmons, Mark Epley,  Robert Chaloner, Nicholas Korniloff, Pamela Cohen , and Steve Bernstein.  Photo by:  Annie Watt

Brenda Simmons, Mark Epley,  Robert Chaloner,
Nicholas Korniloff, Pamela Cohen , and Steve Bernstein
Photo by:  Annie Watt

 

Inaugural Art Southampton Proves To Be Game Changer On Hamptons Art Scene

Sister fair to long-running Art Miami redefines presentation of world-class art out East

 


 

Southampton, NY, July 27 – What was to be the art event of the year became the event of the year as International Society’s finest turned out for the inaugural Art Southampton presented by Art-Miami on Thursday evening.

Art Southampton Director + Partner Nicholas Korniloff and Vice President, Sponsorships and VIP Relations Pamela Cohen were joined by Southampton Village Mayor Mark Epley, Southampton Hospital President and CEO Robert Chaloner, Brenda Simmons, Special Assistant to the Mayor, and Southampton Hospital Foundation President Steve Bernstein in cutting theenormous, white satin ribbon to officially open what is clearly the greatest art fair to be mounted on the East End of Long Island.

Following the presentation of a check in the amount of $10,000 by Korniloff to President Chaloner, prominent collectors, socialites and philanthropists flooded through the doors for a first look at some of the most important contemporary art pieces assembled this side of the Shinnecock Canal. It was hard to believe that over 3,600 guests strolled through the massive pavilion for what quickly became a quintessential Hamptons-style VIP party, to the benefit of Southampton Hospital.

The extraordinary turnout was a direct result of the efforts of a passionate Host Committee, comprised of Lisa Anastos, Gary & Katherine Andreassen, Angela Anton, Christopher Arnold, Ted & Ruth Baum, Ian & Grace Burliuk, Haley & Jason Binn, Roger Blaugh, Berry Brown, Henry Buhl, Liz Burns, Sharon Bush, Alicia & Dan Bythewood, Lady Liliana Cavendish, Gregory D’Elia, Jamie de Roy, Sherry Dobbin & Marc Fasanella, Jeanine Edington, Tom & Maribeth Edmonds, Southampton Village Mayor Mark Epley, Millie Fellingham, Michael Forestano, Dora Frost, Judy & Rod Gilbert, Lucia Hwong Gordon, Dede Gotthelf, Dr. Penny Grant, Audrey & Martin Gruss, Andrea Gurvitz, Jeannette Hecktoen & Neill Slaughter, Sara Herbert Galloway & Barry Klarberg, Ryan Horn, George & Joan Hornig,Maryann Horwath & Michael Shaheen, George & Amy Kane, Carolyn Kendall Buchter & Ron Buchter, Andrea Kent, Michaela & Stephan Keszler, Gary Lawrance, Ann Liguori, Susan Madonia, David McDonnell, Bruce Michael & Clif de Raita, Nicole Miller, Juan Montoya, Chris Norwood, Laura O’Reilly, Jere Paterson & Sarah Hunter Paterson, Cassandra Seidenfeld, Jean & Martin Shafiroff, Seren & Michael Shvo, Brenda Simmons, Martin & Nancy Stone, Mary Lou Swift, Pamela Willoughby, Robert Chaloner, President & CEO Southampton Hospital and Steve Bernstein, President, Southampton Hospital Foundation.

Presented by the long running Art Miami, one of the most prestigious international fairs of contemporary and modern art in the world, the inaugural Art Southampton matched its southern sister fair in offering not only the highest quality of art from the world’s most respected galleries but displaying these magnificent works in a luxurious specially constructed 75,000 square foot Pavilion featuring an elegant VIP Lounge and private spaces for galleries. Fortunately, the pavilion was built to withstand winds of up to 190 mph and the crowd never even heard the raging hailstorm that blew across the bay mid-evening.

Art Southampton’s location at 605 County Road on the Elks Lodge Fair Grounds proved to be the ideal location, at the Gateway to the East End, for visitors from the West or East.

Partner Maserati North America waved the checkered flag for Maserati drivers, with unlimited VIP access and special corral parking, while those with non-Italian automotive style received complimentary self-parking on the fairgrounds.

Award winning landscape designer Christopher LaGuardia famed for his site-specific installations, transformed the entrance into an oasis to compliment the massive sculptures of artists such as Andrew Levitas and Hal Buckner, which were among those on display.

Celebrated Southampton caterer Tim Burke outdid himself offering such locally sourced fare as seared peppercorn tuna lobster sale en brioche, grilled chicken & watermelon and smoked striped bass with apples & horseradish. Sponsor Heineken ensured plenty of icy beer and Bootlegger 21Vodka mixed up such beach club favorites as the classic “Southside”. In addition, guests received a First Look at magnificent art works from close to 50 of the world’s most respected galleries.

Guests mingled in the ultra swank VIP lounge, a gleaming, circular white-leather banquette seating areaaccented with ocean-blue pillows, while Hal Buckner’s massive mobile ‘Lex” slowly twirled above them.

So relaxed and social was the preview reception-turned party of the season that many pledged to return to better examine the overwhelming number of premiere works adorning the walls and private showrooms. But there was still a whirlwind of activity, with many of the premier international dealers reporting high-ticket sales. Such prominent international collectors as Beth Rudin De Woody, Michael & Seren Shvo, Ted & Ruth Baum, Wilbur & Hilary Ross, Harvey Manes, Frank Wyman, Steven & Nan Swid were unanimous in their raves for not only the art but the sophisticated and stylish design of the pavilion. Joining in the chorus were Vered & Janet Lehr, Rod & JudyGilbert, Henry & Diane Feldman, Paton Miller, Barbara Marino & Linda Marino, Raven Solomon, George & Amy Kane, David Smith, Anne De Brigard & David Nadal, Victor Forbes, Melanie Wambold, Jane & Bob Pontarelli, Leigh Keno &Tina Teel, Jill Johnson, Ken & Irma Herzog, Tripoli Patterson & Lola Schnabel, Dan Comelli & Kathy Comelli, Tony Sellin, Melissa Olcott, Sarah Hunter Patterson, Eric Dever, Kate Shanley, Isa Goldberg & Nanette Shaw, Ann Thomas, Joan Macri, Paul Anthony, Terry Sarro, Gary Lawrance, Linda Assini, and Broadway producers Stewart Lane & Bonnie Comley

Among the highlights of the weekend-long Fair is the premiere of “HEAARTBEAT” a documentary that takes an incisive look at the late renowned sculptor John Chamberlain by his stepdaughter filmmaker Alexandra Fairweather.

The screening will benefit the Ross School’s Chamberlain–Fairweather Scholarship Fund for the Arts. The Fund was created by John Chamberlain, Prudence Fairweather and Alexandra Fairweather in 2007 to recognize and support students with a passion for the arts who are in need of financial aid to receive the excellent global interdisciplinary education offered by Ross School. Each year this scholarship encourages young artists to realize their dreams and impact the future of fine arts.

On Friday July 27, internationally acclaimed director Robert Wilson will host a VIP reception followed by an additional screening of “HEAARTBEAT” to launch the Watermill Center/Chamberlain Residency Grant Fund. International friends and local supporters of The Watermill Center will be attending their famed gala Saturday evening.

International galleries participating include Allan Stone Gallery, New York, Antoine Helwaser Gallery, New York. Arcature, Miami, Gallery Valentine, Easthampton & Bridgehampton, Ascaso Gallery, Miami, Cynthia Corbett Gallery, UK, Dai Ichi Arts, Ltd, New York, David Findlay Jr Gallery, New York, De Buck Gallery, New York, Dean Project, New York, Dillon Gallery, New York, Dorfman Projects, New York, Edelman Arts, New York, The Elkon Gallery, Inc., New York, Galerie Forsblom, Finland, Galerie Terminus, Germany, Hackelbury Fine Art, UK, Hexton Gallery, Chicago, Hollis TaggartGalleries, New York, Jenkins Johnson, New York, Jerald Melberg, New York, Leila Heller Gallery, New York, McNeill Art Group, Southampton, Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Now Contemporary Art, New York, Robert Klein Gallery,  Boston, Scott White Contemporary Art, La Jolla, Vincent Vallarino Fine Art, New York, Waterhouse & Dodd, NewYork, Westwood Gallery, New York, Witzenhausen, Amsterdam and many others.

Artists works on display include Milton Avery, C. Berg, Ross Bleckner, Fernando Botero, John Chamberlain, John Clement, Hans Cotter, Eric Fischl, Andrew Grima, Hans Hoffman, Kaarina Kaikkonen, Roy Lichtenstein, Li Liong, Jane Manus, Eugenio Merino, Robert Motherwell, Jeff Muhs, Harumi Nakashima, Louise Nevelson, Julian Opie, Alfonso Ossorio, TonyOursler, Pablo Picasso, Larry Poons, Gerhard Richter, Larry Rivers, Jesus Rafael Soto, Theodoros Stamos, Donald Sultan, Norman Bluhm, Luis Tomasello,Victor Vaserely, Bernar Venet, Andy Warhol and many more.

Art Southampton is generously supported by: Southampton Hospital; Ross School, The Watermill Center, The Art Newspaper;ARTLOG; Art + Auction; Blouin ARTINFO; Art Nexus; VOSS Artesian Water; Bootlegger 21 NY Vodka; Heineken; Gallerist; NY Observer; Art Circuits; arte al dia, Mutual Art, ArtFacts.net; Bourlet Art Logistics, Southampton Chamber of Commerce,

Southampton Fresh Air Home and Maserati North America, with Maserati the Official Luxury Automobile of Art Southampton.

For more information, please visit
http://www.art-southampton.com

Art Miami, LLC: is a partnership consisting of art and media industry veterans Nick Korniloff, Mike Tansey and Brian Tyler.  Art Miami, LLC also produces Art Miami www.art-miami.com    Miami's longest running contemporary art fair, CONTEXT  www.contextartmiami.com  and Art Wynwood
www.art-wynwood.com

 
joyce brooks

To list an Upcoming Event
Contact: joyce@blacktiemagazine.com

Save the Date
Celebrity Philanthropy News
Society News

Black Tie Magazine TV

gerard mc keon

Promote Your Event or Business
Contact: gerard@blacktiemagazine.com

Event Resource Directory,   Promote your Services
Event Talent  Directory,  
Feature your Talent
Co-hosting events with Black Tie
Advertising

 

 

 
Back to Hamptons Society News


 




 

 


Featured Streaming Events 2020

 
dear class of 2020
 
publicolor
 
hamptons_heart_ball
 
The Sports Humanitiarian Awards
 
connect summit 2020
 
friendship_ambassadors_foundation
 
crew  -  seneca falls revisited
 
 

Featured Foundations

 
Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund
 
the people's vaccine
 
charity stimulus
 
global citizen
 
together for her


 

vall to unite

 

Search the Site

 

 

Impact Investment

carbon geocycle
 
secret paradise resort
 
round island, seychelles
 

Black Tie China

xiaoqui ma
 
lang lang foundation
 

Black Tie Philippines

black tie philippines
 

Nightlife with Rose Billings

 
sara Johnson
 
debutante Ball
 
Judy Kuriansky
 
Gerard Mc Keon
 

Celebrity Philanthropy News
 

st_patricks_day_2020
 
sera Vergera
 
nicole Kidnman, jennifer Aniston
 
jean shafiroff, paul mc cartney
 
princess margaret of kent
 
hudson river park annual Gala
 
Al Pacino, American Icon Awards
 
clive davis
 
proincess grace awards
 
american hospital of paris foundation
 
french heritage society
 
lupus research alliance
 
un women for peace
 
ben kingsley
 
Friends of Black Tie
 
ceylon tea party
 
ecosoc
 
joyce brooks
 
central park conservatory
 
UN Correspondents Association
 
cardinal dolan
 
palm beach heart ball
 
vienese opera ball
 
lady in red gala
 
sanford stem cell
 
weizmann institute
 
carlos slim
 
israel 65th anniversary
 

Black Tie International Realty

 

Event Resources Directory

event resource directory
 
 


 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Copyright 2006 Black Tie Magazine. All Rights Reserved .

Privacy Policy |