2009 ARTINI Presented by the Corcoran Gallery of Art’s 1869 Society

13 01 2009

28 March 2009

*The Faux Socialite© gleefully giggles. Makes coveted beauty appointments. Alerts chicest friends.*

Darlings, The Faux Socialite©  on excellent authority, has discovered that The-Mother-of-All-Fun-DC Society-Events is in planning stage…!

Enter The Corcoran Gallery of Art’s 1869 Society ARTINI!

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Bien sur, The Corcoran Gallery of Art 1869 Society -comprised of up-and-coming art patrons ages 25 to 42- is one of the MOST dynamic young professional groups in Washington  DC!

S’il vous plait, Yours Truly will update you ASAP with the fabu-delish© details as they become available!

Meanwhile…True Faux Socialites© take pains to educate and refine themselves at EVERY opportunity!

Do direct your attention to the Corcoran Gallery of Art’s Richard Avedon Collectionat least until 25 January!

Yes, I know. Quite welcome…





The Black List Inaugural Event

13 01 2009

17 January 2009

The Black List Inaugural Event – held at The Park at Fourteenth and hosted by Courvoisier Exclusif – is a celebration of the HBO documentary, The Black List.

This documentary film premiered at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival avec positive reviews from Variety

Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Renowned portrait photographer/filmmaker Timothy Greenfield-Sanders and acclaimed NPR radio host, journalist and former New York Times film critic Elvis Mitchell have created a film with diverse interviewees such as:

  • Toni Morrison, author and Nobel laureate; 
  • Vernon Jordan, lawyer and former president of the National Urban League;
  • Faye Wattleton, current President of the Center for the Advancement of Women and former President of Planned Parenthood; 
  • Serena Williams, eight-time Grand Slam tennis champion; 
  • Thelma Golden, art curator at the Whitney Museum and now the Studio Museum in Harlem;
  • Slash, former Guns N’ Roses guitarist;
  • Sean Combs, mogul, actor and music producer;
  • Susan Rice, former Assistant Secretary of State and Barack Obama’s senior campaign advisor; 
  • Richard Parsons, former Time Warner CEO;
  • Dawn Staley, 3- time Olympic gold medalist and many others!

The Faux Socialite’s© Bottom Line?

Get those iPhones and Blackberrys ready to network at gorgeous Park at Fourteenth during the VIP Reception from 6-9p Darlings! 

Find tickets ici!





2009 Miami Fashion Week

21 12 2008

17-22 March 2009

Miami…one of The Faux Socialite’s© favorite haunts…

Caliente weather…cosmopolitan energy…seductive…unabashed cleavage flaunting…The GOOD Life.

Every Jet-Setter worth their Bedat knows this south Floridian jewel is also home to Miami Fashion Week – an international gathering of Latin and international designers, tastemakers, beauty experts, artists and world media. 

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The 11th annual Miami Fashion Week, held at SOHO Studios in Miami’s Wynwood Art District; will feature fashion shows, an International Buyers Salon and sponsor lounges, housed in a “Fashion City”, to accomodate the fashion elite. (Be sure to score a seat at the Miami Moda Awards, a celebrity fashion and entertainment awards show featuring special guest designers and international recording artists!)

Find show schedule and registration information here!

*The Faux Socialite© decides that current wardrobe is trash. Throws tantrum. Drives maniac-style to Neiman Marcus for Pucci infusion.*





2009 MIDEM (Marche International de L’Edition Musicale)

18 12 2008

18-21 January 2009

*The Faux Socialite© hums BTO’s Taking Care of Business followed by Rick Ross’ Everyday I’m Hustlin’. Does dance. Wears lucky 2007 Prada sandals. Contemplates First or Business Class Ticket to Cannes. Times are hard. Business it is.*

Midem

MIDEM, held in Cannes at the Palais des Festivals, is THE international tradeshow for the music entertainment and technologies industry! See and build international trends, deals, alliances in business areas such as:

  • Live music: Ticketing and Venue Management
  • Talent: Artist Discovery and Development
  • Imaging and Branding
  • Listening Sessions
  • The International Manager Summit
  • The International Publishing Summit: Discussions on innovative practice, music publishing and liscencing
  • The International Indie Summit
  • Classical and Jazz Music Conferences
  • Legal Conferences and International Association of Entertainment Lawyers (IAEL) Continuing Education

Check out the 2008 trailer:

Faux Socialites, this is THE conference, if done correctly, to carve your own niche – record deal, record label, record company – and achieve Ultimate Faux Socialite status! 

2009 Event Schedule here

*The Faux Socialite© settles into business class. Mellows out to LornaLee and Calms Forte pills. Oh, la, la!*





Capital Club Dubai Private Art Show

17 12 2008

24 February 2008

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FYI Darlings!

Alex Turco, one of  The Faux Socialite’s© FAV italian artists, will exhibit at a private show at the Capital Club Dubai.

Alex Turco

With His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum  as Board of Governors Chairmen and membership ONLY by invitation to carefully vetted individuals and corporations, The Faux Socialite© is in hot pursuit of an “in” on this ultra exclusive!
Sigh…onto Plan Z!




2009 Winter Music Conference

15 12 2008

24-29 March 2009

Sexy beats in St. Tropez. International flavor in Miami. Balmy nights spent dancing under the stars in Cape Town…

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Faux Socialites, here’s how it all goes down:

The 24th Winter Music Conference– including the Ultra Music Festival–  is THE singular networking event among  top international artists, DJs, tastemakers and industry professionals in the international dance music industry and a darling of the World’s press!

 

DO educate yourself at this invaluable conference through networking with music, technology, business development, manufacturing and media industry professionals! Choose from:

  • South Beach Sessions
  • DJ Spin-Off
  • Exhibts, shows and much more!

At least snag yourself a cute, connected boyfriend or girlfriend…

You have now been promoted to the VVIP kitchen/ basement entrance! A Faux Socialite’s dream!

Goals not so lofty? Attending for the AMAZING parties? Welll….

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With a PACKED non-stop schedule of parties and events- featuring premier artists and DJs from all over the world AND presentation of the International Dance Music Awards– The Faux Socialite© believes you will be quite pleased!

If you survive…

The Faux Socialite© Updates:

The Shelbourne ALWAYS has the most FABU parties and DJs during Winter Music Conference!  Of course, The Faux Socialite© gives YOU the secret info stash….

The Shelbourne, Shine and DJ Magazine  are hosting DJ Magazine’s workshops, VIP signing and parties! Registered hotel guests are gratis to ALL events and tickets can be obtained through www.wantickets.com/shelborne.

  • DJ workshops and networking in the Lounge
  • Wantickets Lounge 2009: Ocean Room (spiral staircase front lobby)
  • Events: 10 parties, day and night.Wednesday through Sunday
  • Confirmed DJs : David Guetta, Sasha, Dubfire, Danny Tenaglia, Hernan Cattaneo, Darren Emerson, Jonathan Peters, Fedde Le Grand, Sander Kleinenberg, Nick Warren, Dave Seaman, Anderson Noise, Gui Boratto, Steve Lawler, Axwell, Sebastian Ingrosso, Way Out West (live) and more!   




2009 Milan Design Week

13 12 2008

22-27 April 2009

Your shoe collection? Untouchable. Your jewelry game? Unsurpassed!

Votre maison?  Not so much.  

Then DO direct your attention to Milan Design Week

The 48th Salone Internazionale del Mobile, the International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition, Salon Satellite and the new Euroluce – International Lighting Exhibition – will give any Faux Socialite home decorating and interior design cred! 

This for-the-trade event is open to the general public only on 26 April.

Alessandro Russotti

With a wide range of Italian and international designers, manufacturers and artists (think Alex Turco and Philippe Starck) , Faux Socialites© will be thrilled and inspired to nest with panache. 

Headquatered at the Palazzo Reale and held at the Milan Fairgrounds, i Saloni 2009 is not to be missed!