The Save Venice annual masked ball, Un Ballo in Maschera, was celebrated Friday, April 4th at The Pierre in New York City. The Ball, which was sponsored by Dolce & Gabbana, Ferrari North America, and HFZ Capital Group included cocktails, dinner, and dancing to raise funds to support and preserve the cultural and artistic heritage of Venice, including the restoration of the church of San Sebastiano and Vittore Carpaccio’s Saint Ursula cycle at the Accademia Galleries.
The event was attended by a global list of supporters who included: Ball Chairs Coco Brandolini D’Adda, Jessica Hart & Stavros Niarchos, Nancy McCormick, Devon & Phillip Radziwill, Lauren & Andrés Santo Domingo, Tabitha Simmons & Craig McDean with Co-Chairs Madeline Hult Elghanayan and Alexandra Lind Rose. Vice-Chairs Dana Auslander, Adelina Wong Ettelson, David E. Graber, Amanda Hearst, Tania Higgins, Dayssi Olarte de Kanavos, Elizabeth Kurpis, Mary Kathryn Navab, Sally & Michel Perrin, Beatrice Rossi-Landi, Fiona Howe Rudin, Susan C. Shin, Luigi Tadini, Teresa Teague, Matthew White, Martha Wright, Yliana Yepez. Dance Chairs Peter Brant II, Giovanna Campagna, Kelly Connor, Martin Dawson, Julie Henderson, Jessica Stam, Jackie Swerz. Corporate supporters Armani, Deutsche Bank, Kusmi Tea, Stuart Weitzman, Swarovski, VOGUE, Wesley Vultaggio & Arizona Beverage. Other supporters and notable guests included Lily Aldridge, Giovanna Battaglia, Derek Blasberg, Hayley Bloomingdale, Valerie Boster, Hamish Bowles, Bianca Brandolini, Dylan Brant, Harry Brant, Indira Cesarine, Georgina Chapman, Alina Cho, John Demsey, Wendi Deng, Jessica Diehl, Karen Elson, Camilla Al Fayed, Gabby De Felice, Georgia Ford, Wes Gordon, Trisha Gregory, Zani Gugelman, Laura de Gunzburg, Alecta Hill, Blair Husain, Steve & Linda Ivy, Jeff Koons, Beatrix Ost & Ludwig Kuttner, Rebekah McCabe, Ashley McDermott, Gillian & Sylvester Miniter, Bibhu Mohapatra, Carlos Mota, Annelise Peterson, Crystal Renn, Fiona Howe Rudin, Indre Rockefeller, Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld, Mary & Ian Snow, Ferebee Bishop Taube, Dasha Zhukova, Leslie & Daniel Ziff and many more.
The Untitled‘s editor-in-chief Indira Cesarine wears a couture dress by Lie Sang Bong.
Luxury Event Photography by Joshua Lawrence Kogan at Studio JLK
(Gallery features additional photos of Lauren Santo Domingo, Sophia Sanchez and Tiziana Seretta / Claudia Szerer)