CARTIER - AN EVENING OF ENCHANTMENT
Cyrille Vigneron, President & CEO of Cartier International, and Mercedes Abramo, President & CEO of Cartier North America, celebrated Résonances de Cartier, the house's new high jewelry collection, with a private dinner at Governors Island. Guests included Alexandra Richards, Anh Duong, Arthur Elgort, Bianca Brandolini, Carey Mulligan, Carlotta Kohl, Carolyn Murphy, Casey Neistat, Celerie Kemble, Charlotte Groeneveld, Charlotte Kidd, Derek Blasberg, Diane Kruger, Eugenie Niarchos, Fernando Garcia & Laura Kim, Gucci Westman & David Neville, Hannah Bronfman, Jason Wu, Jessica Hart, Harry & Jill Kargman, Martha Stewart, Mazdack & Zanna Roberts Rassi, Nicky Rothschild, Pat Cleveland, Sofia Boutella, Sofia Coppola, and Zoe Buckman were transported to a surprise location created and designed exclusively for the event. The New York City skyline served as the backdrop while guests enjoyed a preview of Cartier's exquisite jewels. Following cocktails, renowned Chef Dan Barber prepared a custom menu, and the evening culminated with a performance by singer/songwriter Andra Day and surprise appearance from Jon Batiste, as well as set by legendary DJ Grandmaster Flash.
Following the Gala, Cartier will celebrate over 170 years of tradition and craftsmanship in High Jewelry, with the opening of The Cartier Haute Joaillerie Exhibition at its Fifth Avenue flagship. The largest ever collection of Cartier High Jewelry on display in the U.S., the exhibition will be open to the public from October 21 to October 29. The Maison will also feature an immersive Cartier Atelier experience where guests will discover firsthand the artistry and innovation behind Cartier High Jewelry creations, including some of the world's finest gems and precious stones.