|This past Tuesday, the Bronx Museum of the Arts hosted its 40th Anniversary Spring Gala and Auction at Three Sixty on 10 Debrosses Street. They honored gallerist Bonni Benrubi; artist Willie Cole; choreographer, actor and writer Darrin Henson; Architect Daniel Libeskind; Robert Sancho, VP Development and External Affairs at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital, and Sciame Construction Company. There was a special performance by the Dave Valentin Quintet. Honorary Chairs were Kathleen and Henry Chalfant.|
|Last Monday night, DIFFA's Dining By Design Gala Dinner was held at Pier 94 and honored Alfredo Paredes. DIFFA stands for Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS. It is a charity supported by the industry and all their friends to raise money and awareness to fight AIDS. At this particular event, many designers participating did the tables ...|
|This is a passionately supported organization and their evening brings out a glittering cross section of the design and creative people in New York.|
|On Saturday March 24th at her Park Avenue apartment, Dr. Young Yang Chung celebrated the US launch of the Seol Won Foundation. Congratulatory remarks were delivered by Barbara Tober of New York, Chris Hall of Hong Kong, and Judith Rutherford of Sydney, Australia, in a lively presentation moderated by Vivian Lee of NY Channel 1 News.
Composer Jasun Martz, who has worked with artists including Michael Jackson, created a symphony in honor of the Foundation's inauguration, and guests received an autographed copy of the cd.
|The Seol Won Foundation sponsors art exhibitions and educational efforts—such as lectures, workshops, and study programs—that advance knowledge and appreciation of world textile arts and promote cultural understanding between peoples East and West. To learn more about the Seol Won Foundation and its exciting roster of activities visit www.seolwonfoundation.org.|