Jean Shafiroff, prominent philanthropist and author, hosted a holiday cocktail party at her private residence which was held in honor of the thousands of victims of the deadly 2018 Camp Fire in California. Showcasing the true giving spirit the holidays inspire, hostess Jean Shafiroff and her distinguished circle of philanthropists and friends gathered in support of American Red Cross relief efforts and The Humane Society of the United States‘ work saving animals affected by the fires.
Notable attendees include: Jean Shafiroff, Martin Shafiroff, CEO of the Red Cross of Greater New York Josh Lockwood, NY State Assemblywoman Rebecca Seawright, Alejandra Sacas, former Consul General from Panama to New York Alejandro Posse, Sharon Bush, Sibylle Eschapasse, Amir Dossal, Roric Tobin, Gilda Sacasa, Sonia Nassery Cole, John Catsimatidis, Patty Raynes, Dr. Will Gibbs, Edgar Batista, Erik Bottcher, Dawn Marie Grannum, Pamela Morgan, Baroness Gabriella von Langendorf, Jack Hartnett, Alex Hamer,…
We are really excited that our extremely talented friend Jessica Proffes will be showcasing her work at The Grind Ultra Art Bash. Jessica has been a fixture in our neighborhood for many years here @ Hunters Point South, LIC Landing. Her art is exciting and the detail is absolutely amazing.
Born 1991 in Queens, New York, Jessica Proffes, known as Sinn, developed her taste for imagination and drawing very early on.
Self-taught artist Sinn brings her creations to life with bold colors, realistic ideas and meaningful messages. Her imagery has a surreal edge, hinting at scenarios that may, or may not, hold darker subtexts. Often painting with acrylic, She experiments with various techniques and materials, which grants her immense freedom to articulate strange, deep and touching pieces, inspired by her life experiences and the creative world of NYC, her works portray a unique and creepy quality that really catches the eye, opens the mind and reflects Upon oneself. THE GRIND ULTRA ART BASH …
CEO, Founder and Master Chocolatier Maribel Lieberman of MarieBelle New York, with Resident Magazine Editor-in-Chief Hillary Latos and Publisher Christopher Pape, celebrated the cover of the December 2018 Holiday issue with the exclusive release of the holiday-inspired short film Chocolate Is Magic at the flagship store in New York’s Soho district.
Notable attendees included: Maribel Lieberman, Ira Cabrele, Christopher Pape, Haley Babula, Remy Neymarc, Andrew Neymarc, Rachel Kramer, Pamela Morgan, Lauren Vernon, Leesa Rowland, Michele Herbert, Sarah Verstraete, Michael Tam, Sheila Shechtman, George Wayne, Barbara Regna, Peter Regna, Arlene Lazare, Allan Lazare, Andrea Warshaw Wernick, Suzan Kremer, Selima Salaun and Adele Nino.
A festive window display, layers of garland and a low-hanging crystal chandelier provided the glittering backdrop for the evening as MarieBelle’s chocolate-loving clientele, loyal magazine readers and distinguished members of New York City’s social circuit in…
Jimmy Van Bramer once again is going for the media attention instead of doing whats right for Long Island City. Van Bramer who is a notorious a media whore, said in a letter with other politicians to Mayor De Blasio that he supports the Amazon Headquarters in Long Island City.
In a story in the LIC Post on October 19, 2017, Van Bramer supported along with other politicians Amazon having a headquarters in Long Island City.
LIC Post - Letters of support for Long Island City as a possible site were also sent to de Blasio by Queens Borough president Melinda Katz and Assemblymember Catherine Nolan, with Council member Jimmy Van Bramer also expressing his support. All three signed a letter, along with more than 70 elected officials from the five boroughs, sent to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, on New York City’s potential as a home for Amazon HQ2.
Once again our Media Whore we in Long Island City call Van Bramer and his politicians friends, have FLIPPER-FLOPPED and leav…
San Jose, CA — December 6, 2018 -- UNBRIDLED will open in select theaters nationwide on January 18, 2019. Cinespots announced today they’ve partnered with Moving Visions Entertainment for the US theatrical release of the film.
UNBRIDLED tells the powerful story of an abused girl who teams up with an abused horse on a journey of healing. Directed by John David Ware, the film stars Eric Roberts (The Dark Knight; The Expendables), T.C. Stallings (War Room; Courageous), Rachel Hendrix (October Baby), Jenn Gotzon (Frost/Nixon) and introduces Tea McKay, playing Sarah Miller, the lead character.
The film is inspired by the equine assisted psychotherapy (EAP) program of the Corral Riding Academy in Cary, NC, which helps abused girls heal by pairing them with rehabilitated horses. UNBRIDLED draws attention to sex trafficking and domestic abuse, tackling these difficult issues in a delicate way.
Ultimately, the film is an uplifting story of overcoming some of life’s greatest obstacles…
Frank Sinatra’s Malibu beach house is for sale and featured this week at TopTenRealEstateDeals.com.
“Frank Sinatra’s Malibu Beach House”
Filled with family and close Hollywood friends, the house that Frank Sinatra built in the early 1990s on Broad Beach in Malibu is now on the market for the first time. The home has been listed for $12.9 million.
Of all the beautiful luxury apartments and homes Sinatra owned from coast to coast, it seemed that he found his true happy place when he and Barbara visited their good friends Steve and Eydie Gorme in Malibu. Enthralled with the peacefulness of the Pacific, the white-sand beach and the prospect of having close friends for neighbors, the couple bought a lot and built their home in 1992. In addition to it being a restful beach home for Frank, who was still touring until shortly before his death at age 82, they filled the home with family and the most famous names in show business. In her book, “Lady Blue Eyes: My Life With Frank,” Barbara fond…
Singer/songwriter Allan Rayman has released the official music video for “Crush,” the latest track off his new album, Harry Hard-On, released last month via Republic Records/KIDindaKorner/Universal Music Canada. The artist is currently on a headlining European tour.
“Crush” has received praise from music fans and critics alike, Time Magazine recently featured the track, noting, “Rayman’s voice contains multitudes: a rough ache, a smooth hum, a rock star’s confidence.” The video for the critically acclaimed song was directed by Steph Verschuren, who most recently collaborated with Rayman on the video for his current single, “Rose” as well as the videos for his 2017 hit “Word of Mouth” and “Go My Way.”
“Crush” is Rayman’s latest song off his musical project, Harry Hard-On which mixes elements of 80’s rock and that familiar 90’s grunge sound Rayman utilized throughout his earlier projects; Courtney EP and Roadhouse 01 long-player, with R&B and hip-hop influence present througho…
WYNNE Los Angeles, CA -- Accumulating nearly 10 million views in under 72 hours, buzzing Portland rapper Wynne was mistaken for Eminem’s daughter in the resurfacing of her 2017 TeamBackPack cypher. Despite the myth (which was soon dispelled by Snopes), fans set the internet ablaze with positive feedback. This is the viral veteran’s third social media takeover including previous posts from Snoop Dogg and Worldstar.
The video for her debut single Buzzer features an impressive hometown cameo from Trailblazer’s Point Guard Damian Lillard and garnered praise from Missy Elliott on Twitter after reaching almost a million views on the site.
Don’t Touch, the follow-up to her debut, premiered on The Fader as she confronted her identity as a “poison apple” to hip hop.
With praise on her recent work from HotNewHipHop, RapRadar, and HipHopDX, the blonde haired blue-eyed rapper is prioritizing her studies of music and social justice reform at the University of Oregon while also pulling hip hop int…
Miami Beach, Florida - December 5 - 9, 2018 - Aqua Art Miami, the premier gathering spot for collectors, curators and art lovers to discover fresh talent, is pleased to unveil new works of the Russian Ballet by internationally celebrated artist Kevin Berlin, on December 5-9, 2018, at 1530 Collins Avenue Miami Beach. The solo exhibition will feature Berlin's highly anticipated new body of new work, HOPE DIES LAST. The Aqua Art Miami exhibition showcases the worldwide premier of Berlin's new monumental bronze sculptures "Dying Swan" and "F*** You Ballerina."
In addition, VIPs are invited to a private Artist Talk on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 1pm at Booth 111.
Berlin's paintings focus on the interior and secret lives of ballet dancers - depicting their hidden thoughts in sensual black and white paintings, sculpture, and works on paper. HOPE DIES LAST stems from time the Artist spent studying ballet dancers in 2015, working from a makeshif…