Patrons and supporters of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles arrived at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA on Saturday evening, May 14, 2016, to honor Ed Ruscha at its annual star-studded gala and this year’s edition was a particularly enthusiastic and energetic one. For this year’s event, the dining pavilion erected outside of The Geffen Contemporary was transformed into into an immersive setting remincent of Ed Ruscha’s Los Angeles–
Invite Only – This year’s MOCA Gala, chaired by Maurice Marciano and Lilly Tartikoff Karatz, will honor artist Ed Ruscha. Gala guests will enjoy a cocktail reception and view the recent exhibition Don’t Look Back: the 1990s at MOCA curated by Helen Molesworth. A special gala dinner by Wolfgang Puck and a musical performance by Flo Rida will follow the reception.
Invite Only – A Westweek highlight is the celebration of PDC’s annual Stars of Design ceremony, honoring Southern California’s most prolific talents for their accomplishments, commitment to excellence and contributions to their profession across the creative disciplines. As part of the Design Center’s anniversary milestone, this year’s invite-only cocktail party pays tribute to nearly 200 past honorees awarded over the past 20 years.
The Pacific Design Center (photo via) Kicks-off its 40th Anniversary with a vibrant Spring Market program line-up this week. You can check out the full schedule of events for Westweek 2015 HERE Tuesday March 24th 5:00-9:30 p.m. Open/ DesignLAB/ PDC Blue Lobby & 2nd Floor Wednesday March 25th 10:00-11:00 a.m. RSVP/ Personal Best presented by Architectural Digest/ SilverScreen Theatre 12:00- 1:00 p.m. RSVP/ Co-Dependent Relationships, presented by Elle Decor/ Suites
In Main Picture: Actors Adrien Brody, Naomi Watts, Katheryn Winnick, Laura Dern, and Marcia Gay Harden, and Bulgari International Communications Director Stephane Gerschel attend BVLGARI and Save The Children STOP. THINK. GIVE. Pre-Oscar Event at Spago on February 17, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. This was a Pre-Oscar Party to remember at fancy Spago Beverly Hills owned by Wolfgang Puck, who was in attendance. The evening started with a press