Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care Services’ Magic and Miracles Gala

Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care Services’ Magic and Miracles Gala

01.25
by Maritza Rodriguez

The Hilton Americas–Houston will serve as the site of the latest grand gala benefitting Seven Acres Jewish Senior Care Services. Chairs Denise and Steve Estrin and Suzy and Jack Schaffer will honor the recipients of the Spirit of Life award — Punkin and Walter Hecht, Barbara and Raymond Kalmans, and Richard Leibman. Also featured are honorary chairs/sleight-of-hand Read

MFAH Capital Campaign Donor Dinner

01.13
by Anne Lee Phillips

In celebration of the impressive launch of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston’s $450 million capital and endowment campaign and new redevelopment program, director Gary Tinterow welcomed donors to a dinner held in Cullinan Hall. The minimalist décor of ghost chairs and glass tables topped with white floral centerpieces and candles, all situated in the Read

MFAH Capital Campaign Donor Dinner
Light as Air:<br /> Jose Sanchez’s Aerial Fashion Show Benefit

Light as Air:
Jose Sanchez’s Aerial Fashion Show Benefit

01.10

Fashion enthusiasts were in for a treat Saturday evening as Vault, an aerial dance company put an outstanding twist on the runway for Mexican designer Jose Sanchez’s collection of luxury leather and suede fashions. The energy in the room was unmistakably radiant as guests reveled in a breathtaking blend of fashion and art alike.

Houston Symphony Salon

01.08
by Anne Lee Phillips

By Houston standards it was frigid outside, but all was warm and cheery inside Ting and John Bresnahan’s beautiful home on Thursday for a salon event from the Houston Symphony Young Associates Council. Over 60 sophisticates quaffed wine and sampled hors d’oeuvres while enjoying Neal Kurz on the piano performing the second and third (the famous “Turkish March”) movements from Mozart’s Read

Houston Symphony Salon
First Annual Houston Truffle Chef of the Year Challenge

First Annual Houston Truffle Chef of the Year Challenge

01.12

Roederer USA unveils their first annual Houston Truffle Chef of the Year Challenge benefitting the Les Dames D’Escoffier International Scholarship Program, which supports students in culinary arts via Le Notre Culinary Institute and Houston Art Institute Culinary Arts Program. Featuring top culinary talent from restaurants like Coppa Osteria, Table on Post Oak, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steak House Read

Musical Interludes with Monet

12.28 - 01.04

For a very spirited week this holiday season, a musical interlude courtesy of accomplished pianist Andrew Staupe, formerly a Da Camera Houston Young Artist, will take place at the MFAH. Staupe will perform on the Upper Brown Pavilion a repertoire of impressionistic pieces to accompany visitors as they walk through Monet and the Seine: Impressions Read

Musical Interludes with Monet