Paula Carano

Silent Frisco

The Modern Ball 2014

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) may be closed for construction, but the turnout for The Modern Ball made it artfully clear that the party is still on. The biennial gala ...
Antonio Marras

What to Wear to The Modern Ball?

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art's biennial Modern Ball returns on April 30, 2014, this year, since the museum is closed for construction, the immediate South of Market neighborhood is ...
Vandy Boudreau, Dita von Teese, Camilla Belle, Jessica Hart

Red Carpet Style at the Mid-Winter Gala in San Francisco

On behalf of the Junior Committee of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Vanessa Getty, Trevor Traina, Kathryn Lasater and Allison Speer, along with marquee sponsor Salvatore Ferragamo ...
Tanya Powell, Mary Beth Shimmon and Stephanie Southerland on opening night at San Francisco Ballet, 2014

A Phenomenal Night for San Francisco Ballet

Gala chairwoman Tanya Marietta Powell chose the theme and title Phenomenal for San Francisco Ballet's 81st season opening gala performance, dinner and after-party. The Phenomenal event ...
Komal Shah in Dennis Basso at San Francisco Ballet's opening gala, January 2014

Red Carpet Favorites

Red Carpet Favorites from Phenomenal, the San Francisco Ballet Opening Gala, January 2014: Gowns in Color Paula Carano in pink! Or, amaranth, as Oscar de la Renta, calls the ...
Angelique Griepp, Troy Griepp, Bandel Carano and Paula Carano (in Carolina Herrera), May 2011, captured by Daniella Zalcman for The Wall Street Journal

Red Carpet Bay Area’s Women of Style List

Since 2008, Red Carpet Bay Area has both chronicled and observed red carpet style in San Francisco. Our selections for the Bay Area's most fashionable women: 2008: Vanessa Getty, ...
Ken Fulk

San Francisco’s Fall Antiques Show

The preview gala for the San Francisco Fall Antiques Show, Jazz Moderne: Art Deco & the Avant Garde, attracted some 2,000 patrons for a night of viewing, buying and socializing at Fort ...
The Thinker -- Gates of Hell -- Rodin's Sculpture Garden, Stanford University

Rodin by Moonlight

Some 400 arts patrons mingled, dined and danced among 200 works by Rodin at Rodin by Moonlight, the biennial fundraiser for Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, on September 28, 2013. ...
Mai Shiver, Paula Carano and Komal Shah at Opera Ball in the Garden of Good and Evil

Opera Ball in the Garden of Good and Evil

As promised, Colin Cowie transformed San Francisco City Hall into a Garden of Good for cocktails and dinner preceding the opening performance of the opera's 91st season on September 6, ...
Stephanie Ejabat, Riccardo Benavides, Suzy Kellems Dominik

San Francisco Ballet’s Cinderella Ball

To welcome the U.S. premiere of Christopher Wheeldon's Cinderella, some 500 San Francisco Ballet benefactors, patrons and guests dined in an elaborate tent turned French Castle for the ...
Thomas Hampson

Conservatory of Music Gala 2013

The Conservatory of Music's annual gala, An Evening of Voice Honoring Thomas Hampson, was held at the Conservatory on the evening of April 20, 2013. Legendary baritone Thomas Hampson shared ...
Norah and Norman Stone at Stonescape, their home in Napa Valley

Celebrating Love 2/14/13

Norah and Norman Stone have been together for 29 years.  Their secret, according to Norah, is shared love of fun, contemporary art and travel.  Oh, and separate bathrooms also ...