LACMA’s Fifth Art+Film Gala
Leonardo DiCaprio and Eva Chow Co-chaired the Evening Attended by More than 600 Prominent Guests on Saturday, November 7, 2015
Presented by Gucci (Los Angeles, November 8, 2015)— The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) hosted its fifth annual Art+Film Gala on Saturday, November 7, 2015, honoring artist James Turrell and Academy Award–winning director Alejandro G. Iñárritu.
Co-chaired by LACMA trustee Eva Chow and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, the evening brought together more than 600 distinguished guests from the art, film, fashion, and entertainment industries, among others.
The evening raised more than $4 million, with proceeds supporting LACMA’s film initiatives and future exhibitions, acquisitions, and programming.
The 2015 Art+Film Gala was made possible through the generous support of Gucci.
Artists who attended the 2015 Art+Film Gala include honoree James Turrell, 2011 Art+Film honoree John Baldessari, 2014 Art+Film honoree Barbara Kruger, Doug Aitken, Meg Cranston, Thomas Demand, Sam Durant and Ana Prvacki, Urs Fischer, Piero Golia, Mark Grotjahn and Jennifer Guidi, Thomas Houseago, Alex Israel, Nicole Miller, Catherine Opie, Fernando Romero and Soumaya Slim, Nancy Rubins, Diana Thater and T. Kelly Mason, and Jordan Wolfson.
The entertainment and fashion worlds were represented by Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Leonardo DiCaprio, Gucci President and CEO Marco Bizzarri, Gucci Creative Director Alessandro Michele, Kaki King, Naomi Campbell, Si-won Choi, Asia Chow, China Chow, Gia Coppola, Jacqui Getty, Karl Glusman, Luca Guadagnino, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Dakota Johnson, Diane Kruger and Joshua Jackson, Ji-hoon Kim, So-young Ko, Byunghyun Lee, Jung-hyun Lee, Jared Leto, Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, Mia Maestro, Brit Marling and Zal Batmanglij, Hari Nef, Gwyneth Paltrow, François-Henri and Salma Hayek Pinault, PSY, Ivan Reitman, Jason Reitman, Saoirse Ronan, Julian Sands, Ricky Saiz and Chloë Sevigny, Tara Subkoff, Aaron and Sam Taylor-Johnson, Usher, and Reese Witherspoon.
Other notable guests include Los Angeles County Supervisor Sheila Kuehl, Mayor Eric Garcetti, and Consul General of Mexico Carlos M. Sada. Wearing Gucci to the event were Eva Chow, Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Michael Govan and Katherine Ross, Asia Chow, Gia Coppola, Jacqui Getty, Karl Glusman, Salma Hayek Pinault, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Joshua Jackson, Dakota Johnson, Kaki King, Soyoung Ko, Jared Leto, Brit Marling, Mia Maestro, Hari Nef, Gwyneth Paltrow, Saoirse Ronan, Ricky Saiz and Chloë Sevigny, and Aaron and Sam Taylor-Johnson.