A CAUSE FOR CEL­E­BRA­TION

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ANTIBES, FRANCE

Stars from all cor­ners of the globe made their way to the Hô­tel du Cap-Eden-Roc in sup­port of am­fAR’s 23d-an­nual Cin­ema Against AIDS Cannes Gala. The evening’s en­ter­tain­ment in­cluded per­for­mances by Katy Perry, retro acts by Sis­ter Sledge and The Vil­lage Peo­ple, and a 32-su­per­model fash­ion show cu­rated by fash­ion edi­tor Carine Roit­feld—with its en­tire multi-de­signer col­lec­tion up for auc­tion post-show. Ad­di­tional auc­tion of­fer­ings were just as grandiose, and in­cluded a din­ing pav­il­ion de­signed by the late Zaha Ha­did, orig­i­nal works of art by greats like Andy Warhol and Takashi Mu­rakami, a pri­vate TASCHEN li­brary (the most com­plete col­lec­tion in the world, to be pre­cise) which comes housed in its own Jean Prou­véde­signed struc­ture, and more. The evening raised an im­pres­sive

$25 mil­lion for HIV/AIDS re­search.

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