Annual Apollo Circle Benefit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

This past Thursday, the Metropolitan Museum of Art celebrated its 20th anniversary with the annual Apollo Circle Benefit in its Temple of Dendur section, which was beautifully lit with projections by David Scher. Over 900 art enthusiasts enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and dancing to music by Matt FX, with all proceeds supporting the conservation and research …

Supermodel Natalia Vodianova to Host the Most Stylish Halloween Affair of the Season

Russian supermodel Natalia Vodianova is bringing her Fabulous Fund Fair to New York on October 28th—this time with a Halloween-themed spin. The “freaky-fun” event will feature unique sideshows in a fairground run by exciting celebrities, with the chance to win amazing prizes to benefit the Naked Heart Foundation and amfAR. Here Natalia discusses more about …

The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze (Video)

One of the area’s most exhilarating and successful fall events has arrived for the 13th consecutive year—in true Halloween spirit. The Great Jack O’Lantern Blaze in Westchester County is a jaw-dropping experience, featuring more than 7,000 elaborately designed, hand-carved pumpkins that illuminate the landscape of Van Cortlandt Manor, which alone is a site to see. …

Donald Robertson: The Andy Warhol of Instagram (Video)

Prior to earning himself the moniker “the Andy Warhol of Instagram,” Donald Robertson was your average father of five. He worked in Manhattan with a daily commute from Westchester, and compulsive drawing was simply a hobby. It wasn’t until Robertson established an Instagram account in 2012 that he exploded into an inspiration not only for …

Back to Camp with Christodora

With Christodora’s annual Campfire Autumn Gala Dinner coming up in November, I sat with Eva Pomice—an active member of the charity’s board—who provided insight into the extraordinary organization. Q: Tell me about the goals of Christodora. A: Christodora provides over 3,000 New York City students with experiences in nature and environmental education on a year-round …