Home LifeStyle  Leisure Montblanc and Sotheby's Celebrity Charity Auction

Montblanc and Sotheby's Celebrity Charity Auction

Posted: Apr. 20th, 2009  |  By JustLuxe TeamThe Affluent Lifestyle Guide
RSS Syndicated News Email a Friend Suggest an Article Share Visit Website
Charity Auction: On Friday, May 8, Montblanc will host a benefit at Sotheby's in New York to announce the World Exhibition Tour of its photo project honoring the involvement of 12 great actresses and their efforts to support UNICEFs fight against inadequate education and illiteracy. This years charitable ambassadors including Sienna Miller, Eva Longoria, Christina Ricci, Emily Blunt, Marcia Cross, Andie MacDowell, Helen Hunt, Lauren Hutton, Milla Jovovich, Jessica Lange, Susan Sarandon and Mira Sorvino are featured in a series of signed portraits by renowned American photographer Roger Moenks.

The portraits will be on display from May 6-13, 2009 at Sotheby's New York before traveling to London and then Los Angeles where they will be auctioned off to benefit UNICEF at a charity gala dinner on September 8th, International Literacy Day. Based on an original concept by Signature International, a cultural and artistic charitable initiative, each actress was photographed portraying her favorite literary heroine in celebration of the art of writing. Each portrait will be presented to the winning bidder accompanied by a limited edition Montblanc writing instrument covered in the finest diamonds and sapphires.

For LxM
Related Topics : Lifestyle News
Share on Facebook Share
See Next Article
Related Articles
Featured Contributor
Hannah HutchinsonHannah Hutchinson
There are some super secretive and exclusive clubs around the world. No, these aren’t...
Read More | View Profile
The Best of Luxury
Event Calendar

the holiday gift guide 2013

DISCOVER THE LIST >
1

Sony DSC-QX100 Smartphone Attachable Lens

Sony basically packed all the usual camera inner workings within the lens... more >

2

Flask Bangle by Cynthia Rowley

For the life of the party this Cynthia Rowley flask bangle holds three ounces... more >

3

Carbon Fiber Ciclotte

Designed and crafted in Italy, Ciclotte's luxury exercise bike models... more >

Day

Keeping Up with JustLuxe
Like Us on FacebookFollow Us on TwitterRSS Feeds
Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
Current News & Features
Meritorious Blue Microphones
A Pot that Knows How to Water Plants Better than You Do
Tech and Gadgets Gift Guide: Fatherís Day 2017
Classic Kids Toys with Chic Minimalistic Design
The Future of Tea
The Michelin Stars Have Aligned in Hong Kong at The Four Seasons
Cook Like a Pro with this At-Home Bluetooth Sous Vide Precision Cooker
The Leopard at des Artistes Digs Deep Into Italy's Culinary Heritage
Four Under 40: The New Generation of Las Vegas Celebrity Chefs
Bring Napa Home with this Private In-Home Wine Tasting Experience
See the complete list

Best of Luxury

Finding the best in luxury can be a daunting task, which is why we've taken it on for you.
View All Best of Luxury
LivingLuxe. Exclusive Deals and Luxury Brands. Learn More
JustLuxe Galleries presents Popular Photo Galleries
Meet Our Writers Become a Contributor
Finally a Subscription Box for Outdoor Enthusiasts
Lindy Contorelli »
Father's Day 2017: Gifts for the Modern Dad
Jarone Ashkenazi »
Indulge in the Art of Luxury Drinking with SinStella
Kat Ward »
See More Contributors
THINGS WE LIKE