amfAR Gala Cannes
For over 25 years the amfAR Cannes Gala has been one of the most celebrated and consistently successful charitable events in the world featuring a who’s-who of top celebrities, entertainment industry elite and international society. This signature event has raised over $210 million playing a pivotal role in advancing the fight against HIV/AIDS.
The event’s live auction, famous for its impromptu celebrity involvement and spectacular fashion show curated by Carine Roitfeld, has achieved astounding fundraising results with some highlights being: Damien Hirst’s monumental Gone but not Forgotten gilded sculpture of wooly mammoth fetching a record $15 million during the 2014 live auction and Jeff Koons’s epic Coloring Book sculpture selling for an astonishing $13 million in the 2015 auction.
The event has hosted some of the most well-known performance acts in the world including: Katy Perry, Diana Ross, Nicki Minaj, Lionel Richie, Elton John, Mary J. Blige, Duran Duran, Kylie Minogue, Imagine Dragons, and many more.
Past attendees include: Nicole Kidman, Elizabeth Banks, David Beckham, Madonna, Javier Bardem, Sean Penn, Justin Bieber, Jessica Chastain, Will Smith, Emily Blunt, Gerard Butler, President Bill Clinton, Antonio Banderas, Russell Crowe, Penélope Cruz, Matt Damon, Leonardo DiCaprio, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Gosling, Bella Hadid, Gigi Hadid, Kendall Jenner, Karlie Kloss, John Travolta, Natalie Portman, Mick Jagger, Jennifer Lopez, Sharon Stone, Ringo Starr and many, many more.
This keystone event will take place on May 23rd, 2019. For information on tickets or tables for this event, please email events@aabproductions or call +1 212-219-0297 or +126.96.36.199.07.36.