Southampton Soirée Celebrates ‘Sculpture to Wear’

Last Friday Tiffany Dubin brought together artist Michele Oka Doner, Town and Country editor in chief Stellene Volandes, and art advisor Lorinda Ash for a conversation on artist made jewelry, titled “Sculpture to Wear.” Ilyse Wilpon opened her stunning Southampton garden for a standing-room-only crowd.

They listened, took notes, and afterwards tried on selections from an upcoming collection Sotheby’s will show August 3 until August 28th in their Newtown Lane Gallery in East Hampton, including jewelry by Pol Bury, Alexander Calder, Jeff Koons, Anish Kapoor, Claude Lalanne, and Man Ray.

The audience included Sheikha Paula Al-Sabah, Candice Bushnell, Essie de Kwiatkowski, George Farias, Joanna Fisher, Cynthia Frank, Jo Hallingby, Philip Isles, Tracey Jackson, Shahrzad Khayami, Alex Kuczynski, Christopher Mason, Monique Merrill, Richard Mishaan, Wendy Moonan, Francesca Stanfill Nye, Patty Raynes, Amanda Ross, Kara Ross, Jacqueline Schnabel, Lara Shriftman, Peggy Siegal, Lesley Stevens, Madeline Weinrib, Harriet Weintraub, Victoria Wyman, Bettina Zilkha and her sister Donna Zilkha.

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