Tonight we are young! That is the feeling you get when catch see the stars that came out to celebrate The Alice + Olivia x Basquiat Collection’s New York City Launch Party! The party was a special evening in celebration of the launch of the highly anticipated alice + olivia capsule collection with the late Neo-expressionist artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. The collaboration, made possible through a partnership with the Basquiat Estate, serves as the second capsule collection from Bendet that supports the CFDA Foundation Inc.
In a pioneering moment for the fashion industry, alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet, in partnership with Samsung and Curalate, activated a virtual reality see-now-buy-now experience at the launch event for the alice + olivia x Basquiat CFDA capsule collection.
With the help of Curalate’s newest technology (currently in beta), Reveal 360°, and Samsung Gear 360, event attendees and the global online a+o community are tour, explore and shop the #AOXBASQUIAT exhibit via a series of immersive shoppable 360° content. As the doors opened at The Hole Gallery at in NYC, the global a+o community was granted unique access to see inside the exclusive event and shop the limited edition #AOXBASQUIAT CFDA capsule collection via a series of interactive 360° content – now live on www.aliceandolivia.com.
As we mentioned Young Hollywood came out in droves for the launch party. Attendees included STACEY BENDET, PRINCESS BEATRICE OF YORK, VICTORIA JUSTICE, NINA AGDAL, PIERCE BROSNAN, NICKY HILTON, JILLIAN HERVEY OF LIONBABE, ALYSIA REINER, ALBA CLEMENTE, LOLA SCHNABEL, DOREEN REMEN, GIGI BURRIS, PAUL ANDREW, PHOEBE & ANNETTE STEPHENS, ALBERTUS SWANEPOLE, MIA MORETTI, CLEO WADE, ANDREA MARY MARSHALL, AMY FINE COLLINS, ABBY ELLIOTT, ALBA HODSOLL, ALINA BAIKOVA, MICHELLE BARISH, CHELSEA LEYLAND, CLAUDINE DENIRO, BRIAN PROCELL, ELLE DEE, FAUST, RICHIE SHAZAM, FIONA BYRNE, GIADA LUBOMIRSKI, IAN BRADLEY, JEANETTE HAYES, ALLISTAIR SOW, JEREMY KOST, JESSICA SEINFELD, LOGAN HORNE, SABINE HELLER, SALMAN RUSHDIE, SOPHIA LAMAR, AND MORE…
Check out pictures from the amazing night below!
Written By: Michael “Hey Mikey” Fanning