In Pictures: See the glitz and glamor of this year’s Guggenheim Gala celebrating outgoing director Richard Armstrong


The stars – from both the art world and Hollywood – came out last night for the Guggenheim International Gala. The event raised $2.7 million in support of Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundationand honored the director Richard Armstrongwho will retire in 2023 after 15 years in office.

Before a seated dinner, courtesy of the acclaimed chef Roze TraoreGuests guided through the exhibition “Alex Katz: Assembly” and were treated to a performance by singer Norah Jones.

participants included white lotus Star Alexandra Daddario, The Woman King‘s Thuso Mbedu, Rachel Brosnahan, Nina Dobrev, Maye Musk, Amelie Zilber, Nicole Warne and artists Angel Otero, Sarah Sze, Hank Willis Thomas, Mickalene Thomas, Jeff Koons, Peter Marino, Christopher Wool, Rashid Johnson and Nick Cave.

This marked the 10th anniversary of Doir’s partnership with the museum for the fundraiser, and many attendees were adorned in the luxury label’s couture.

Here are some impressions of the glamorous evening.

Norah Jones performs on stage during the 2022 Guggenheim International Gala on November 9th. Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images.

Thuso Mbedu.  Courtesy of BFA.

Actor Thuso Mbedu. Courtesy of BFA.

Alexis Hoag-Fordjour, Derek Fordjour.  Courtesy of BFA.

Attorney Alexis Hoag-Fordjour and artist Derek Fordjour. Courtesy of BFA.

Shaun White and Nina Dobrev.  Courtesy of BFA.

Athlete Shaun White and actress Nina Dobrev. Courtesy of BFA.

Rashid Johnson and Don Lemon.  Photo: BFA.

Artist Rashid Johnson and journalist Don Lemon. Photo: BFA.

Alexandra Daddario.  Photo: BFA.

Actor Alexandra Daddario. Photo: BFA.

Maria Niconor.  Photo: BFA.

Curator Maria Nicanor. Photo: BFA.

Isabela Mercedes.  Photo: BFA

Actor Isabela Merced. Photo: BFA

Mickalene Thomas.  Photo: BFA

Artist Mickalene Thomas. Photo: BFA

Sanford Biggers.  Photo: BFA

Artist Sanford Biggers and guest. Photo: BFA

Nazy Nazhand, Rashid Johnson, and Sheree Hovsepian.  Photo: BFA

Advisor Nazy Nazhand and artists Rashid Johnson and Sheree Hovsepian. Photo: BFA.

Amelie Silver.  Photo: BFA

Model Amelie Zilber. Photo: BFA.

Nina Dobrev.  Photo: BFA

Actress Nina Dobrev. Photo: BFA.

Christian Serratus.  Photo: BFA

Christian Serratus. Photo: BFA

Marisa Pucci.  Photo: BFA

Marisa Pucci, Senior Vice President of Communications at Christian Dior. Photo: BFA.

Chef Roze Traore, Wendy Fisher, Richard Armstrong.  Photo: BFA

Executive Chef Rōze Traore, Guggenheim Trustee Wendy Fisher and director Richard Armstrong. Photo: BFA.

Maye Musk, Rachel Brosnahan.  Photo: BFA

Model Maye Musk and actress Rachel Brosnahan. Photo: BFA.

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