This past Wednesday, El Museo gala honoree, shoe designer Alejandro Ingelmo hosted a cocktail and shopping event at The Salomon Contemporary Gallery in New York City to celebrate El Museo’s 2014 Gala.
Ingelmo was joined by a crowd of tastemakers including Bryan Grey Yambo, Michael Atmore, Cheryl Anhava, Andrew Bradfield, Catherine Petree-Biron & Laurent Biron, Tony Bechara, Kipton Cronkite, Cucu Diamantes, Andres Levin, and many others.
Gala Chair Cucu Diamantes toasted Alejandro and congratulated him on his new honor and El Museo’s new director Daniel Veneciano thanked The Salomon Contemporary Gallery for donating the event space and spoke for a few minutes about his exciting vision for the museum.
Guests enjoyed cocktails made of Findlandia Vodka and sipped on Juliette Rosé (donated by Turquoiselife). The over 200 guests were able to shop for their new shoes with the guidance of Alejandro Ingelmo.
El Museo del Barrio will hold its annual Gala on Wednesday, May 21 at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City. Designer, Alejandro Ingelmo will be honored with the Artistic Achievement Award and Maria Eugenia Maury and Dr. William A. Haseltine will receive the Joseph A. Unanue Trustee Leadership Award.
Patrons of the museum and fashionistas can still can support the museum and get a great deal on a new pair of shoes– Alejandro is generously extending a discount of 10% on any purchase until May 21 and will donate 10% of the proceeds to El Museo 2014 Gala.
Just use promo code: ELMUSEO