CONDÃ‰ NAST TRAVELER TO HOST RECEPTION CELEBRATING CINEMATIC PHOTOGRAPHY OF DAVID DREBIN AS FEATURED ON THE COVER OF CONDÃ‰ NAST TRAVELER ROOM WITH A VIEW
Event pays homage to photographerâ€™s breadth of work coinciding with bookâ€™s launch and release of CondÃ© Nast Travelerâ€™s March issue, also featuring artistâ€™s photo
WHO/WHAT: CondÃ© Nast Traveler and Assouline have teamed up to celebrate the cinematic photography of David Drebin, as featured on the cover of CondÃ© Nast Traveler Room With A View as well as the cover the March issue. Coinciding with the bookâ€™s official launch, a reception will take place on Friday, March 19 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the photographerâ€™s namesake location, the David Drebin Pop-Up Store in Royal Poinciana Plaza. RSVP Required.
South Floridaâ€™s art enthusiasts and world travelers will have the opportunity to browse an exclusive collection of the artistâ€™s work, including cover shot â€œGirl in the Orange Dress,â€ while enjoying complimentary cocktails and canapÃ©s. Notably, 15 percent of the eveningâ€™s sales will be donated to the Lifesaver Scholarship Fund at Caron Renaissance Caron Treatment Centers, a nationally recognized non-profit drug and alcohol treatment network.
Hailing from CondÃ© Nast Travelerâ€™s column Room with a View, the like-titled book features frame-worthy vistas from around the world, with Drebinâ€™s cover shot capturing the breathtaking view from the 12th floor of The Standard in New York City, overlooking High Line park and the Hudson River. The photograph is part of David Drebinâ€™s diverse collection of epic cityscapes, cinematic dreamscapes, and a variety of other of glorious scenes from around the globe.
About David Drebin
Drebinâ€™s work has been exhibited in galleries around the world, including Fahey Klein in Los Angeles, Camera Work in Berlin, Young Gallery in Brussels, and Torch Gallery in Amsterdam, as well as in numerous International Art Fairs, including Paris Photo, Art Miami, Scope New York, and others on the global Art Fair circuit. His large-scale photographs have also recently been on display at The House of Photography Museum in Hamburg, Germany. In April 2009, Drebin broke auction records when his work “Movie Star” garnered more than twice the asking bid at Philips De Pury in New York and subsequently sold out.
About David Drebin Pop-Up Store
David Drebin Pop-Up Store, architecturally designed by former David LaChapelle collaborator Craig Maldonado, will be up through April 2010. The store offers Drebinâ€™s one-of-a-kind, limited edition prints, light boxes and artistâ€™s proofs at one of Palm Beachâ€™s most exclusive retail addresses for a limited time. Open Monday – Saturday: 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. and Sunday: 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. and located in the Royal Poinciana Plaza at 340 Royal Poinciana Way, Suite 328 Palm Beach, FL 33480. For a preview and more information on Drebinâ€™s work, please visit www.daviddrebin.com.
About Caron Renaissance Treatment Centers
Caron Renaissance Treatment Centers network is one of the finest nationally recognized non-profit drug and alcohol treatment networks in the country with six locations, offering residential treatment and outpatient programs for adults and adolescents, as well as families affected by the disease of addiction. The Lifesaver Scholarship Fund at Boca Raton-based Caron Renaissance provides scholarships to those in need of treatment who would otherwise not have the opportunity to benefit from the advanced programming Caron provides.
WHEN: Friday, March 19, 2010
6:30 p.m. â€“ 9:30 p.m.
WHERE: David Drebin Pop-Up Store
340 Royal Poinciana Way, Suite 328
(3 doors down from Palm Beach Grill)
Palm Beach, FL 33480
*Complimentary valet parking will be available
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or 305.864.3434 ext. 226