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Issue #278
Winter 2018



Olivier Dassault

Olivier Dassault is a luminous artist who harnesses the power of light in his striking photography.



Olivier Dassault: Taking Flight

By Liliane-Carol Benoit

Olivier Dassault is a luminous artist who harnesses the power of light in his striking photography.

Jorge M. Pérez: Miami Heat

By N.C. Maisak

Jorge M. Pérez, the perennial patron of his namesake Pérez Art Museum Miami, is a master of the art of giving—and of giving art.

Peter Tunney: The Time Is Now

By Mariah Pardy

Peter Tunney Believes in the art of kindness.

Eli Wilner: Frame Job

By Nancy A. Ruhling

When most people look at a work of art, they see the painting, not the frame. Most people aren’t Eli Wilner.

Iris Lavy: The Art of Business

By Zora Milo

Iris Lavy connects the multilayered world of art to the boardrooms of today.

Yaacov Agam: The Fourth Dimension

By Liliane-Carol Benoit

Yaacov Agam uses his art to lead people into a new experience.

Nancy Rubins: Defying Gravity

By Holly Banting

Sculptor Nancy Rubins takes the mundane and makes it sublime.

Michael Than: Stage Right

By Sarah Manning

How world traveler turned local booster, Michael Than, is championing the Asian-Canadian theater industry.

Q&A: Yvonne Force Villareal and Doreen Remen

As told to Leah Morrison


  • Jeff Bezos announces the Day One Fund
  • Museum receives $480 million donation
  • $25 million to UCLA
  • €25 million for fire emergency team
  • NYU medical students have free tuition
  • Minderoo Foundation launches $100 million initiative
  • Man retires after saving 2.4 million babies
  • Michigan State given $30 million
  • People donate airline miles to reunite families
  • Western State Colorado University receives $80 million
  • Jack Ma commits $10 million
  • Madonna throws birthday fundraiser
  • LeBron James opens school for vulnerable students
  • Norton Museum of Art gifted with $20 million
  • $15 million for university’s business school
  • Imperial College London gifted with £25 million
  • NFL star raises money for hurricane relief efforts
  • $10 million to the University of Notre Dame
  • Charity Day has 16th anniversary


  • ArtCrush
  • An Intimate Evening Under the Stars
  • City Harvest Dinner Series
  • Watermill Center Summer Benefit & Auction
  • Hamptons Cup
  • USTA Foundation Gala
  • Gala in the Hamptons

The Index

Top 100 Art Collectors

A rundown of the top art collectors in the world.

Pop-up Museums

Pop-up museums that are turning heads.