The Kick-off cocktail reception to celebrate the Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary Host Committee was hosted by Kara Ross, Jodi and Holden Luntz and Palm Beach Illustrated on March 9th at Holden Luntz Gallery located on Worth Avenue.

In addition to Kara Ross, Jodi and Holden Luntz, committee members and guests attending the event included fair directors Pamela Cohen & Nick Korniloff; Gigi & Harry Benson, Susan Lloyd, Silvia & Sophocles Zoullas, Sofia Vollmer Maduro, Omeed & Caroline Malik, Kim Heirston, Carolina von Humboldt, Priscilla Ratazzi, Eleanora Kennedy, Robbi & Bruce Toll, Tommy Morrison, Jody Morrison, Stacey & Andrew Kroll, Jennifer and David Fischer, Stephania Conrad, Diego Binetti, Rene Ruiz, Patty Raynes, Susan McCaw, Ambassador Sheila and David Cornstein, Susan Cushing, Christy Welkler and Jeff Saganski, Kelly and Carlo Santalbano, Lawrence Cummings, Jim & Stephanie Loeffler and Lauren & Terry Duffy.

The 2023 Fair’s VIP Preview opening night will take place on, Thursday, March 23.  The invitation only reception will benefit the Ann Norton Sculpture Gardens and present Palm Beach’s own Frances Fisher, a renowned philanthropist and advocate for the arts, with the Lifetime Achievement Award.  Previous recipients of this award include Harry Benson, Beth Rudin DeWoody and Bruce Helander.

Photos by Capehart Photography