On Monday night, the French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) honored Carine Roitfeld, Global Fashion Director of Harper’s BAZAAR and founder of CR Fashion Book with its fourth annual Art de Vivre Award. The evening began with a cocktail reception at 7pm in FIAF’s Le Skyroom, and continued at 8pm with a dinner at the elegant French restaurant Le Bilboquet. American model and Estée Lauder ambassador Carolyn Murphy presented the award to the honoree.
WHO: Carine Roitfeld, honoree; Global Fashion Director of Harper’s BAZAAR and founder of CR Fashion Book Carolyn Murphy, award presenter; model and Estée Lauder ambassador Marie-Monique Steckel, President, FIAF Lili Chopra, Executive Vice President & Artistic Director, FIAF
Carol Alt, model and actress; Ivan Bart, President of IMG Models; Catherine Baumann, Director of Development, FIAF; Fabiola Beracasa, film and television producer and co-owner of The Hole Gallery; Garance Doré, French photographer, author, and blogger; Frédéric Fekkai, celebrity hairstylist and entrepreneur, attending with wife Shirin von Wulffen; Joelle Grunberg, CEO of Lacoste North America; Richard Johnson, columnist for The New York Post attending with wife Sessa Johnson; Rahul Kadakia, international head of jewelry for Christie’s, attending with wife Ashley Kadakia; Alexandra Kerry, daughter of John F. Kerry, and co-founder of Fictional Pictures; Aerin Lauder, style and image director for the Estée Lauder Companies, founder of AERIN, attending with husband Eric Zinterhofer, founder of Searchlight Capital Partners; Agathe Lerolle, managing director of Sur Mesure Executive Search; Céline Mazières, Vice President of Membership, FIAF; Eric Mourlot, founder of Galerie Mourlot; Stephanie Newhouse, owner and CEO of Industry for Change, attending with husband Jesse Newhouse, Revenue Analytics Manager for Condé Nast Publications; Jordan Phillips, author, attending with husband Jason Phillips; Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld, President of CR Fashion Book Ltd. and son of Carine Roitfeld; Julia Restoin Roitfeld, art director, model, and daughter of Carine Roitfeld; Lauren Santo Domingo, co-founder of Moda Operandi and contributing editor at Vogue; Charlotte Sarkozy, fashion writer; David G. Tisch, investor and entrepreneur, attending with wife Tetyana Pilyukova Tisch; Alexandra Vidal, fashion designer; Whitney Wolfe, founder and CEO of Bumble, co-founder of Tinder.
FIAF Board Members: James G. Brooks Jr., CEO of GlassView, Young Patrons Steering Committee and Co-Chair, FIAF; Nabil Chartouni, former hotel and banking CEO, attending with wife Samantha Chartouni; Marie-Noëlle Pierce, Trustee at FIAF, member of the Board of Directors of The French-American Foundation; Lauren Santo Domingo, co-founder of Moda Operandi and contributing editor at Vogue; Mortimer Singer, CEO, Marvin Traub Associates, attending with wife Amelia Singer; Clémence von Mueffling, Founder and Editor, Beauty and Well Being, attending with husband William von Mueffling
WHEN: Monday, June 12, 2017: Cocktails at 7pm; Dinner at 8pm
WHERE: Cocktails: FIAF, Le Skyroom, 22 East 60th Street (between Madison & Park) Dinner: Le Bilboquet, 20 East 60th Street (between Madison & Park)