A selection of party pics from happenings in every corner of the city.
Flow Nonfiction at the W Hotel
As the sun set over Austin, the city’s hottest young media company, Flow Nonfiction, hosted a private screening and cocktails at the W Hotel. Guests enjoyed views of the city, while celebrating Espwa, the company’s latest short documentary. Faith Hill provides narration, with a moving original score that features the Tosca Strings. Founding partners, Matt Naylor, David Modigliani and David Rice were introduced by PR guru Lisa Pearson and guests got a first look at the film before it screened during the Sundance Film Festival.
Women & Their Work's Art Divas Party
Art Divas hosted one of their quarterly soirees at the home of fine contemporary art consultant and former gallerist, Debbie Schneider of Deborah Page Projects. Art jeweler Christy Klug showed a selection of baubles, donating 10 percent of the sales to the Divas, while Sherry Matthews previewed her poignant and provocative book, We Were Not Orphans, due out from UT Press. Women & Their Work’s creative all-women membership group, Art Divas provides special opportunities to connect with a cross-section of dynamic, talented, smart women in Austin.
Flow Nonfiction: 1. Michelle Guzman, Suzanna Choffell & Mahshad Vakilli 2. Deb Lewis & Paul Stekler 3. Elise Zahtila & Alisa Weldon 4. Matt Naylor, David Modigliani & David Rice 5. Chris Steiner & Katy Dunlap. Art Divas Party: 6. Vickie Dunlevy & Chris Cowden 7. Rachel Haggerty & Denise Prince 8. Abigail King & Henley Sims 9. Pat Epstein, Beau LeBoeuf & Gretchen Hicks 10. Leslie Begert & Jessica Nicewarner.
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